After much discussion and input by 15 speakers, Laguna Beach’s Arts Commission on Monday could not determine the fate of “Cathexis,” a weather-eroded sculpture donated by the late Steven Harmon that had been removed from Riddle Field as a potential safety hazard. A year ago, the commission voted to de-accession the piece from the city’s […]
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Metal sculptor Larry Gill and glassblower Gavin Heath teamed up to design what may become Laguna Beach’s newest addition to its public art collection. The team, along with competing artist Michael Graham, presented their concepts to Arts Commission at its meeting Monday, Sept. 12. After careful deliberations involving structural soundness and public safety, the commission […]
The Laguna College of Art and Design announced Jonathan Burke will succeed retiring president Dennis Power. Burke, vice president of academic affairs and the school’s fine arts dean, was selected from a pool of roughly 50 candidates. Burke began teaching drawing and painting at the private art college in 1980 and was instrumental in establishing […]