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Art Walk

Join member galleries from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Thursday of each month for a festive cultural evening. The next Art Walk is Thursday. Asterisk [*] denotes the participating galleries.

Dedicated shuttle service starts at 6:15 p.m. from the Laguna Art Museum at North Coast Highway and Cliff Drive, and Bluebird Center, 1590 S. Coast Hwy. Shuttles run until 8:45 p.m.

First Thursdays Art Walk is funded by member galleries, lodging establishments and the city. For more information, call (949) 683-6871, or visit

*Laguna Art Museum

307 Cliff Drive

(949) 494-8971

Open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays and Fridays through Sundays; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays; and closed Wednesdays. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for seniors, students and active military. Children younger than 12 are admitted for free. The museum is closed on the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's days.

Through Sept. 29: "Faux Real," sculptures by 19 artists, and "ex•pose: beatriz da costa," a multimedia exhibit by the late artist.

Through Oct. 13: "John Mason: Blue Wall," a large-scale wall sculpture.

Through May 18: "Sea Change: Tanya Aguiñiga's Bluebelt Forest," an aquatic-themed installation.



*Laguna College of Art & Design

2222 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 376-6000

CES Contemporary

480 Ocean Ave.

(949) 370-0554

Open Tuesday through Saturday, and by appointment.

Specializing in local and international emerging contemporary art.Through Sept. 5: "Future Tense," a group exhibition.

*[seven-degrees] gallery

891 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 376-1555

*AR4T Space— Artists Republic for Tomorrow

210 N. Coast Hwy.

Winter hours: 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday

Multimedia gallery featuring fine art from the world of youth culture.

*Edenhurst Gallery

305 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-9222

Dealers in historic Early California paintings, including Guy Rose, Joseph Kleitsch, William Wendt, Granville Redmond, Edgar Payne, Maynard Dixon, Maurice Braun, as well as contemporary and early California Art Club artists.

Gallery McCollum

206 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-4027

The George Gallery

354 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-4377

*Sue Greenwood Fine Art

330 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-0669

New artwork from Andy Burgess, Jason Kowalski, Robert LaDuke and Francis Livingston.

Hobrecht Sports Art

350 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 945-3283

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday

JoAnne Artman Gallery

326 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 510-5481

Through Aug. 31: "The Great & Powerful," new works by James Verbicky. Reception 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

*Laguna North Gallery

376 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-4324

Landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes and plein-air by award-winning artists: Kirsten Anderson, Storm Case, Jean Choi, Patti Cliffton, Laurie Downey, Julie Christiansen-Dull, Christine Hooker, Margaret Jamison, Linda Johnson, Pam Panattoni, Elaine Ruettiger and Albert Stanchfield.

*Lu Martin Galleries

372 N. Coast Hwy.

Open daily

(949) 494-8074

Continuing exhibition of Zen inspired paintings by Canadian artist Martin Beaupre, local artist David Palmer's unique "Fallen Heroes" series of portraits painted on bullet casings, and other fine paintings of various styles by regional and international artists. Artists in attendance during First Thursdays Art Walk.

*Quorum Art Gallery

374 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-4422

The Quorum Art Gallery is a cooperative association of 12 local artists and a guest artist, which allows us to provide our guests with diverse styles and an impressive collection of fine art paintings.

"Aspen Glow on the Minarets" by Mike Kinney is featured.

*Sandstone Gallery

384A N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-6775

Open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Monday and Tuesday by appointment.

Through Monday: "Pressing Matters," monotype prints by Anne Moore, and "Works on Paper," contemporary paintings by Lynn Welker.

Wednesday through Sept. 2: "Light Flashes," abstract paintings by Mada Leach, and "Intuitives" contemporary paintings by Victoria Smith Porcello. Reception 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

*Studio 7 Gallery—North

384 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-8291

Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

Live guitar music and oil painting demonstrations by award-winning plein air artists during First Thursday's Art Walk.

Annette Wimmer Fine Art

238 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-3700

Len Wood's Indian Territory Inc.

305-D N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5747


*Art Cube Gallery

266 Forest Ave.

(949) 376-8800

*Dawson Cole Fine Art

326 Glenneyre St.

(949) 497-4988

Artists include Chuck Close, Donald Sultan, Richard MacDonald, Jian Wang and James Galindo.

DeBilzan Gallery

224 Forest Ave.

(949) 494-2406

Featuring William DeBilzan, Tony Dow and Roberto Romano.

Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Exclusive Collections Gallery

417 S. Coast Hwy.

(855) 372-8213

Fingerhut Gallery

210A Forest Ave.

(949) 376-6410

Artwork by contemporary and 20th century artists.

Forest and Ocean Gallery

480 Ocean Ave. Suite B

(949) 371-3313

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Gallery Q at the Susi Q

380 Third St.

(949) 497-2441, ext. 6

Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Works by students and participating artists from Irvine Valley College and City of Laguna Beach art education programs.

Through Sept. 6: "Another Day in Paradise," an ocean-themed exhibition by multiple artists. Reception from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Kush Fine Art

265 Forest Ave.

(949) 376-8017

Featuring original oils, jewelry, limited-edition giclees on canvas and sculptures by Vladimir Kush.

Laguna Art Group

A website that features various artwork.

Laguna Gallery of Contemporary Art

611 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-9604

The gallery was created by two gallery owners/gallery directors to bring contemporary work of the highest quality to downtown Laguna Beach from emerging to mid-career to internationally recognized artists.

Through Wednesday: "Conscious Abandonment of Time," works by Mike Weber.

The Lobby Gallery

Hotel Laguna

425 S. Coast Hwy.

(714) 787-4583

Pacific Edge Gallery

540 S. Coast Hwy., No. 112

(949) 494-0491Paintings by Maria Bertran, Tom Swimm, Sandra Jones Campbell, Jacobus Baas and Bryan Mark Taylor, as well as the artwork of John Lennon.

The Signature Gallery Laguna

220 Forest Ave.

(949) 376-4244

Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Showcasing artwork by Charles H. Pabst, Cara Pabst Moran, Jenny Simon, sculptures by Kira, and fountains by Wolfgang Vaatz.

*Townley Gallery

570 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-1860

Village Gallery

502 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-3552

Open seven days a week featuring Fabian Perez, Michael Godard, Sam Park and Thomas Kinkade alongside with 30 other traditional and contemporary painters who offer originals and limited-edition framed artwork.

Thursday through Aug. 26: Pop art works by Marco Toro. Reception 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Viszolay Gallery

577 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-0951

Oil paintings and reproductions of Hawaii, Laguna Beach, Catalina and other Southern California scenes by artist-in-residence Walter Viszolay.



*Artist Eye Laguna Gallery

1294-A S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5898

A cooperative venture of 16 local artists in watercolor, oil, acrylic and mixed media, as well as photography and sculpture.

Avran Art + Design

540 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 106

(949) 494-0900

Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily

*Bluebird Gallery

1540 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5377

Specializing in California plein air impressionist paintings. Featuring Felice Hrovat, Mark Cummings, Doug Stotts, William Dorsey, Joseph Aaron, George Gallo, Elaine Hughes, Stephen Schlanser, Mike Brennan and Renzi.

*La Bottega Dell'Acquaforte

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-6690

Coast Gallery

540 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 100

(949) 376-4185

Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday.

Coastal Eddy, A Gallery

1417 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-4113

Through Wednesday: Works by 20 ceramic artists.

The Cottage Gallery

1524 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-8932

*Cove Gallery

1492 S. Coast Hwy. No. 8

(949) 494-1878

The Cove is an artist-owned gallery featuring artists specializing in plein air, landscapes, still life, portraits, classic figurative work, contemporary and abstracts, mixed media and even Asian-influenced art.

*DeRu's Fine Arts

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-3785

*FOA South

1006 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-1145

Open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday.

Lang Fine Art

The Art Center

1450 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-1397

McKibben Studios

540 South Coast Hwy. No. 110

(949) 715-4900

Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily

purelagunabeach gallery

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 315-5015

Featuring paintings by owner/artist Todd Kenyon and Mark Kerckhoff, and photography by Tom Lamb.

*The Redfern Gallery

1540 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-3356

Specializing in important historical American art. Now showing works by the early California impressionists: Guy Rose, Edgar Payne, William Wendt, Granville Redmond and contemporary painting virtuosos Kevin Macpherson, Gregory Hull and John Cosby, with sculpture by Carol Alleman and Mark Rossi.

*Salt Fine Art

1492 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 3

(949) 715-5554

Specializing in Latin contemporary art including masters and emerging talent.

Situ Art Gallery

1590 S. Coast Hwy. Suite #6

(949) 376-6703

Featuring fine contemporary art by Mian Situ, Andrew Peters, Ruo Li, Carole Cooke, Bi Wei Liang, Dan Goozee, Long Le, Lin Zheng and Ralph Oberg.

Transformation at Gallery 1951

1951 S. Coast Hwy.

The gallery recognizes the transformative power of art, and featured artists are chosen for the unique way in which transformation informs their artistic process.

*Vladimir Sokolov Gallery

1540 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-3633

*Studio 7 Gallery – South

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-0012

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

*The Vintage Poster

1476 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-7422

Antique WWI posters on display.

Watercolor Gallery

1492 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 7

(949) 494-8838

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