June through August MMA Pacific StreetThe Monterey Museum of Art offers eight summer art camps for kids ages 5 to 12. Painting, sculpture, LEGO® engineering, fashion, and more are offered in 2, 3, and 5 day camps.
Thursday, August 7, 6:00 – 7:00 pm MMA La MiradaChief Curator, Karen Crews Hendon invites three artists from the SHIFT exhibition to have an open dialogue with the audience about the practice and meaning of painting and the relationship we have with it today.
Friday, August 1, 6:00 – 7:00 pm MMA Pacific StreetFriday, August 1, 6:00 – 7:00 pm MMA Pacific Street Dr. Chalmers’ presentation showcases some of the illustrations Jules Tavernier and fellow French artist Paul Frenzeny drew on the woodblock for Harper's Weekly during their year-long cross-country assignment. These drawings brought to life the newly accessible territories, their diverse inhabitants, and the turbulent, changing frontier for readers throughout the world.
Thursday, August 14, 4:00 – 5:00 pm MMA La MiradaBook signing with artist Michael Furman and co-author Nicholas Dawes of Antiques Road Show.
Saturday, August 16, 2014, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm MMA La MiradaExplore, create and play in the galleries while discovering the world of art. Admission is free.