Art Seen

One of Chayne Walls’ award-winning works.
One of Chayne Walls’ award-winning works.

Walls’ Photos Earn Awards

Images by photographer Cheyne Walls received multiple awards in three international competitions.

His award-winning artwork of Yosemite National Park, Death Valley, and Los Angeles will be on display during a special reception with the artist Saturday, Nov. 1, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., 3251 Laguna Canyon Road, H-5, part of the city’s Open Artist Studios tours.


Artists Vie for Product Placement, Too.

Nelson Coates
Nelson Coates

Hollywood film production-designer Nelson Coates will describe how art is used in films and sets and how artists can submit their work for use in productions during a 4-6 p.m. salon talk Sunday, Oct. 26, sponsored by Laguna Outreach for Community Arts.

Wine and refreshments will be served at The Woman’s Club, 286 St. Anne’s St. Admission is $20 at the door or free to LOCA members. Join online at or call (949)363-4700.












Gallery Q Adopts Art and Nature Theme

Jill Cooper with her work at the Susi Q gallery.
Jill Cooper with her work at the Susi Q gallery.

Gallery Q at the Susi Q Center, 380 Third St., opens its Art and Nature-The Inner Soul, as part of the museum’s Art & Nature festival, Nov. 6-9.

Gallery Q will show 65 works by artists from Laguna Beach, the Boys and Girls Club, Laguna College of Art and Design and Irvine Valley College.

The exhibition is open through Dec.10.







Design Center Hosts Fitz Maurice Show

A solo show featuring the work of Laguna Beach artist Fitz Maurice opens with a 4 to 7 p.m. reception Friday, Oct. 24 at the Roberto Pellecchia Design Studio, located in the Laguna Design Center, 23811 Aliso Creek Road, Laguna Niguel.

“Enchanted,” one of Fitz Maurice’s works.
“Enchanted,” one of Fitz Maurice’s works.

The 50-work show will include a new series of abstract paintings.



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