The Artists Fund at Festival of Arts will present its Art-To-Go silent auction sell-out Sunday Aug. 27, from 5-8 p.m. As bid sheets will close starting at 7:45 p.m., early bidding is recommended.
The collection, themed The Art of Travel, features more than 50 originals donated by Festival exhibitors. New arrivals this week include pearl earrings by Linda Potichke, sepia toned photography by Robert Hansen, and paintings by Susan Cox, Allan Espinoza, Austin Hart, and Tom Swimm.
Standouts include “Mass Transit”, a vibrant and energetic collage with high gloss resin finish by Rachelle Chuang, and “Discovery,” a raku vessel by Richard Moren, with a luxury dichroic copper glaze finish.
One buyer will win a certificate for two-night stay at The Tides Inn in Laguna Beach. Proceeds from sales support artists suffering from injury, medical needs, disaster or unfortunate circumstances.
Festival of Arts is open daily, 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. through Aug. 31, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd.
LPAPA Artist Exhibit at City Hall
The Laguna Plein Air Painters Association has installed an exhibition of its members’ new paintings on the first floor of City Hall, located at 505 Forest Ave.
The exhibition can be viewed Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and alternative Friday’s 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., through Oct. 6.