Past Events

Friday, November 20, 2015 | 6:00pm

In conjunction with Sandow Birk: American Qur'an, sample the arts of the Middle East. Learn about the hookah and its exotic flavors; enjoy a live Persian dance performance; and try some culinary flavors from Turkey.

Friday, November 13, 2015 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Sneak Preview of Dreams Rewired

Sneak preview of the documentary film composed of rare archival materials from over 200 films, directed by Manu Luksch, Martin Reinhart, and Thomas Tode; and narrated by Tilda Swinton. Presented in partnership with Newport Beach Film Festival.

Sunday, November 8, 2015 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
opening weekend celebration

Celebrate the opening of four exhibitions. Hear from artists, curators, and museum staff, and take special tours through the galleries..

Friday, November 6, 2015 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Members' Opening

Join OCMA members, artists, and other museum supporters to celebrate the openings of R. Luke Dubois--Now,  Sandow Birk: American Qur'an, and Olga Lah.

Friday, November 6, 2015 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
VIP Exhibition Opening Reception

Open to donors, supporters, and upper-level members, this is an exclusive reception with exhibition talk for the opening of R. Luke DuBois--Now,  Sandow Birk: American Qur'an, and Olga Lah.