Past Events

Friday, May 13, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: The Illusionists

The documentary film, The Illusionists, turns an eye on media, exposing the absurd, sometimes humorous, and shocking images of unattainable beauty that multi-billion dollar industries promote relentlessly. Limited seating; reservations recommended.

This event is fully reserved; click through for wait list instructions.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 | 5:00pm
Cinema Orange: The Illusionists

This is an added screening at 5 pm of the documentary film, The Illusionists. This screening will not include a Q&A with the writer/director.  Hacks food truck onsite for dining options.

Friday, April 15, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: Eva Hesse

Eva Hesse is the first feature-length documentary about groundbreaking artist, Eva Hesse's life and work as one of America's foremost postwar artists who reached acclaim in the 1960s New York and Germany. This is a free film screening. Limited seating; reservations recommended.


Friday, February 26, 2016 | 5:00pm
Canvas of the Soul

Presented in partnership with MSA West, Canvas of the Soul offers visitors the opportunity to view the exhibition, Sandow Birk: American Qur'an, enjoy live traditional music, spoken word performances, and panel discussions. All for free.

Friday, February 12, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Dark Progressivism

OCMA and the Newport Beach Film Festival present Sneak Peek screening of Dark Progressivism.

Los Angeles is recognized for its murals, graffiti, and tattoo art, all which originated in the street. As a result of long-term persistence, these art forms have worked their way into the global mainstream. Dark Progressivism is a documentary film that demonstrates the brutal and always beautiful tradition of these art forms, from the 1980s until the present. Food truck onsite for dining options. Free Fridays, no charge.