Past Events

Saturday, January 30, 2016 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
Museums Free-For-All

In collaboration with the region-wide SoCal Museums Free-For-All, enjoy free admission to OCMA all day, Saturday, January 30.

Friday, January 29, 2016 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Culture Night: Experimental Music

 In Conjunction with OCMA’s current exhibition, R. Luke DuBois: NOW, discover experimental contemporary music with cutting edge young composers and musicians from The Music Department at UC Irvine’s Integrated Composition, Improvisation, and Technology program. 


Monday, January 25, 2016 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The 2015 - 2016 Visionaries Lecture Series looks to the second quarter of the twentieth century with radical changes in art, design and fashion. Economic prosperity, technological advances and the development of mass communication systems furthered what it meant to be modern, and progressive social agendas provided  platforms for women to pursue exciting cultural endeavors. 

Sunday, January 24, 2016 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Islamic Culture in Contemporary American Life

This event begins with a talk by leading writer and scholar Zareena Grewal of Yale University and is followed by a conversation with Grewal, artist Sandow Birk, Professor Reuven Firestone of Hebrew Union College, and Professor Amir Hussain of Loyola Marymount University; and moderated by Edina Lekovic of The Muslim Public Affairs Council.

Friday, January 15, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | A River Changes Course

Winner of the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary at Sundance Film Festival, A River Changes Course tells the story of three families living in contemporary Cambodia as they face hard choices forced by rapid development and struggle to maintain their traditional ways of life as the modern world closes in around them. Presented in partnership with the Newport Beach Film Festival.