Friday, May 17, 2013 | 12:00am

SAVE THE DATE: Art of Dining 2013

Honoring David Lynch
Friday, May 17, 2013
Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

Cocktails begin at 6:00 pm, followed by dinner and dancing


Tickets prices begin at $1,000


Art of Dining 2013 will be the 26th presentation of OCMA’s largest annual benefit event, a prominent Orange County gala celebrating 50 years of art and creativity at the museum. Attendees include approximately 300 guests from the Orange County and Los Angeles areas, including arts supporters and professionals, community and business leaders, as well as young professionals who look to the museum for cutting edge cultural experiences. Proceeds support OCMA’s free family arts days, free school programs, and exhibitions.


A celebratory Patron Party will be held in a private home on the evening of May 2, 2013 for major Art of Dining underwriters and supporters. This is an exclusive invitation-only event for approximately 75 guests.


Each year, Art of Dining honors an individual of international acclaim who has made an important impact in the art world. This year’s honoree is the celebrated filmmaker and visual artist, David Lynch. Former honorees include Chris Burden, artist; Sidney B. Felsen, co-founder of Los Angeles print studio, Gemini G.E.L.; Richard Serra, artist; Bill Viola, video artist; Mary Heilmann, artist; Thom Mayne, architect; Dennis Hopper, artist/actor/director; and John Baldessari, artist.

For more information, please contact Stacey Manning, Events Manager, at 949.759.1122 ext. 203 or smanning@ocma.net.

Images: David Lynch; photo © Eggleston Artistic Trust. Courtesy of Gagosian Gallery; Self Portrait (c. 2009), courtesy of the artist and Kayne Griffin Corcoran.

Images by Ryan Miller - Capture Imaging