Past Events

Thursday, October 20, 2011 | 6:00pm
Student Night 2011

On Thursday, October 20, Student Night 2011 featured exhibiting artist Barbara Smith in conversation with UCI’s art historian Juli Carson, video screenings including the Bas Jan Ader documentary Here Is Always Somewhere Else, walkthroughs of our newest exhibitions State of Mind and Two Schools of Cool and more. Free food, drinks, and artist’s-choice music rounded out the night.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 | 11:00am
Art & Architecture Tour 2011

The Museum Council of OCMA is hosting its 11th Annual Art & Architecture Tour Sunday, October 16. This year’s event highlights six homes that together celebrate the best of 20th-century architecture and design.

Friday, May 6, 2011 | 6:00pm
SAVE THE DATE: Art of Dining 2011

The Orange County Museum of Art’s Art of Dining, the museum’s major annual gala and the premier event celebrating creativity and artistic excellence in our community, will take place Friday, May 6th at The Island Hotel in Newport Beach. Each year, Art of Dining honors an individual of international acclaim who has made an important impact in the art world and this year the museum recognizes legendary Los Angeles artist Chris Burden.

Thursday, March 24, 2011 | 12:00am
Art of Dining 2011: Patron Party

The Patron Party is an annual event to honor the top supporters of Art of Dining, the Orange County Museum of Art’s gala fundraiser celebrating art and creativity.