Past Events

Friday, July 14, 2017 | 7:00pm
cinema orange | Frei Otto: Spanning the Future

A film about the life and works of Frei Otto told in his own words and by those he inspired. As an indepth look the rise of lightweight architecture and form finding, this film takes architecture fans on a journey through a history of architecture that inspires the world of tomorrow. Free Fridays; no charge.  Food truck onsite.

Friday, June 9, 2017 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: The Chinese Lives of Uli Sigg

This documentary is a history of China's opening to the West, and of the West's embrace of Chinese contemporary art, through the eyes of Sigg and the dazzling array of contemporary Chinese artists and architects whose work he championed. Free Fridays; no charge.

Saturday, May 20, 2017 | 6:00pm
Art of Dining 2017


OCMA's Art of Dining 2017 gala supporting the museum's mission was held at the museum's future home at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Hundreds of museum supporters attended the 30th anniversary of the fundraiser, that celebrates creativity through modern and contemporary art.

Friday, May 12, 2017 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: Within Formal Cities

Filmmakers Brian Gaudio and Abe Drechsler traveled to Lima, Santiago, São Paulo, Rio De Janeiro, and Bogotá to speak with over 30 designers, government officials, and residents to gain perspective on the profession of architecture’s role in public interest design. Food truck onsite. 

Friday, May 5, 2017 | 7:00pm

OCMA members are invited to a preview reception for the 2017 California-Pacific Triennial: Building As Ever.