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Foundation Set to Distribute Arts Grants

Nonprofit organizations that sponsor community oriented programs in all arts disciplines in the city of Laguna Beach are invited to apply for arts grants from the Festival of Arts Foundation. Grant applications are available online at LagunaFestivalofArts.org or may be picked up...

Art Sale Fundraises for Typhoon Victims

Laguna College of Art and Design students and faculty are donating small art works for “Art for Haiyan,” a fundraiser for victims of Typhoon Haiyan on Monday, Dec. 9. The 5-7 p.m. event takes place at LCAD’s Main Campus Gallery, 2222 Laguna Canyon Rd. The show is open to the...

Canyon Artists Open Their Studios

The Laguna Canyon Artists, home to more than 30 fine artists, hold their annual holiday sale on Saturday, Dec. 7. The public can meet artists, visit their studios, and purchase original artwork from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., 3251 Laguna Canyon Rd. Parking is available at the studios and...

Street Beat 10/25/13

Monday, Oct. 14 Pedestrian stop. 31000 block of Coast Hwy. 9:50 p.m. A 21-year-old Irvine resident was arrested for a parole violation and held without bail. Detective activity. 100 block of Fairview St. 12:53 p.m. Stephen Sheppard, 50, of Murrieta, was arrested for suspicion of...

Indy Calendar Aug 9-15, 2013

Art Talk with sculptors Mike Ezzell, pictured, as well as Casey Parlette and Brittany Ryan, noon, Thursday, Aug. 15. Festival of Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-1145, www.lagunafestivalofarts.org       Weekend/ Music at the Festivals: Sawdust Festival, 10 a.m.-10...

Indy Calendar, Feb.1-7, 2013

Friday, Feb. 1 Friday Flicks at the Forum, “Pina” 7 p.m. Forum Theatre, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd. Sawdust Art Festival Classes: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. www.sawdustartfestival.org/studioartclasses  949-494-3030. Also 2/2. Tricia Freeman, 9 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave....

Street Beat 1/25/13

Monday, Jan. 14 Suspicious person. 900 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. 2:53 p.m. Paul Thompson Mille, 24, of Ontario, was arrested for suspicion of possessing stolen property and Joseph Thompson, 39, of Rancho Cucamonga, was held on a no-bail drug warrant as a result of an officer...

Indy Calendar, Jan. 4-10, 2013

Friday, Jan. 4 Sawdust Fest Studio Class: Sawdust Art Festival Art Classes: 10 a.m. Fused Glass w. Maggie Spencer www.sawdustartfestival.org/studioartclasses  949-494-3030 Tricia Freeman, 9 p.m.-1 a.m, Marine Room 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027. Also 1/5. Nick I & A.D.D, 8:45...

Street Beat 1/4/13

Monday, Dec. 24 Vehicle burglary. 300 block of Agate St. 8:20 a.m. Several vehicle owners discovered their driver doors open. Grand theft. 2:44 p.m. 400 block of Coast Hwy. A kinetic garden sculpture by artist Mark White and valued at $2, 900 was stolen from an open patio....

Indy Calendar, Dec. 7-13, 2012

Friday, Dec. 7 Hospitality Night, concert with Community Concert Band, 5 p.m., Forest Ave. and Second Street; Santa lights City Hall Pepper Tree, 6 p.m.; “It’s a Wonderful Life,” 9:30 p.m. screening, South Coast Cinema. Road closure on Forest Ave.: 2:30-9 p.m. Sawdust Art...

Indy Calendar, Nov.16-22, 2012

Friday, Nov. 23 Jazz with pianist Giovanni Miradi at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway St. 949-497-6627 www.romeocucina.com . Also 11/24 The Luis Olivart Trio, 9 p.m-1 a.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Ave, 949-494-3027. NIck I & ADD, 8:45 p.m.-midnight, Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy....

Doggone Fun

Dog Park Brunch Upcoming All are invited to the sixth annual “My Best Friend’s Brunch” on Sunday, Oct 28 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Tivoli Too! Restaurant, 777 Laguna Canyon Rd.  The event is presented by the Friends of the Laguna Beach Dog Park.  The park itself is celebrating...

Indy Calendar, Oct.12-18, 2012

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Unmasking Deception

Laguna College of Art and Design challenged students and professionals to create character concept art using masked fashion, to evoke that which is not at face value. In “Deception Masked,” the juried character concept show, the mask becomes the story, the character, and the plot...

Hero Fest Recognizes Local Standouts

The fifth annual Laguna Hero Fest, hosted by Laguna Beach’s nonprofit My Hero Project, recognizes local heroes working to effect positive change and local students who have produced art and short films in honor of their role models and celebration of the community. The event will...