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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Featured Events

Jan 25, 2017, 3:30pm
Jan 26, 2017, 11:30am

The Ten Most Exciting Photographers I Learned About Last Year

Feb 8, 2017, 7pm
During this fun and engaging presentation, curator and writer Susan Bright will discuss ten photographers she has discovered during the past year. After the presentation, audience members will vote on their favorite artist from among Susan's selections.   Lecture will be held in Whiteman Hall and admission is free as part of #FreeAfterThree Wednesdays (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3pm-9pm).

Fred Heyman: The Extraordinary Difference

Feb 8, 2017, 11:30am
Author Rose Apodaca, tells the story of Fred Heyman who under the landmark yellow striped awnings of Giorgio Beverly Hills, created one of Rodeo Drive’s top shopping attractions. For over a dozen years he was the official fashion coordinator for the Academy Awards and helped shaped Hollywood style.   11:30 a.m. Lunch / 12:30 p.m. Lecture   Book signing to follow.   The luncheon is $33 for Museum Members / $30 for ACI Members - Select the Member ticket option and ticket will discount at checkout with an active ACI Membership. Lecture is FREE with General Admission.  

INFOCUS Portfolio Workshop 2017

Feb 11, 2017, 10am
With the millions of photographs taken every day by amateurs and professionals, have you ever wondered what makes a photograph collectible? This year’s INFOCUS Portfolio Workshop features photography marketing expert Mary Virginia Swanson with a presentation and discussion of Social Media and the Arts in the morning, followed by individual portfolio reviews with industry experts in the afternoon. Schedule 9:00AM - Noon (Half Day): Lecture 9:00AM - 4:45PM (Full-Day): Morning lecture + Portfolio Review   Tickets Half-Day: Free and open to the public, with RSVP at (available soon) Full-Day: $115 for INFOCUS members / $190 non-members, registration is required, visit (View more)

Art Lovers Book Club

Mar 1, 2017, 11am Mar 1, 2017, 5:30pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance by Edmund De Waal   Edmund de Waal is a world-famous ceramicist. Having spent thirty years making beautiful pots―which are then sold, collected, and handed on―he has a particular sense of the secret lives of objects. When he inherited a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory carvings, called netsuke, he wanted to know who had touched and held them, and how the collection had managed to survive. And so begins this extraordinarily moving memoir and detective story as de Waal discovers both the story of the netsuke and of his family, the Ephrussis, over five generations. A nineteenth-century banking dynasty in Paris and Vienna, the Ephrussis were as rich and respected as the Roth... (View more)