| Oct 1, 2007
FLYING off a rocky buttress, the mountain biker soars through the air, experiencing a few seconds of adrenaline-heightened sensory awareness before coming back to earth -- or in this case a wooden ramp -- with a bike-jarring thump.
The rider is Mark...
| Jan 31, 2010
When Grace McCann Morley became director of the San Francisco Museum of Art in 1935, she knew what she wanted to focus on: the art of her time. "If art of today is today overlooked or misunderstood, the loss is serious," she once wrote. "Art fails then to...
| May 25, 2010
Daniel Weihs, chairman of the Israel National Committee for Space Research, will speak at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. The event is at 7 p.m. and is free. For more information, call (800) 683-4287.
| Jun 17, 2010
| 5:26 PM
The Zonta Club of Newport Harbor welcomes Care International speaker Belen Cordovez from Ecuador. The free meeting is at 4 p.m. at the Zonta Clubhouse, 245 Fischer Ave., Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 549-4751....
| Jun 19, 2010
| 6:37 PM
Twilight Takeover Party
Nordstrom at Fashion Island hosts a Twilight Takeover Party, as Nordstrom stylists help guests create looks from their exclusive collection of Eclipse-inspired styles. For more information, call (949) 610-0700.
| Jun 22, 2010
| 7:57 PM
Pierside Gallery, 327 Marine Ave., Newport Beach, offers Artist Workshops for adults and young students on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The two-hour sessions are taught by Disney artist Margie Tabor Zuliani and are $45...
| Jun 28, 2010
| 9:04 PM
June Chamber Mixer
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce presents its June Mixer at Farah's Home Furnishings, 3629 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar. The event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and includes complimentary wine and appetizers. The cost is $5...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 6:51 PM
Art Of Sabrage
Christofle at South Coast Plaza presents the Art of Sabrage, a technique used to open bottles of champagne with a sword. Christofle CEO Nicolas Krafft will demonstrate the French technique from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information,...
| Mar 6, 2009
For Kyle (Simon Miller) and Marcel (Justin Tensen), it's love at first sight and soon they're sharing a New York apartment. They're serious enough about each other that Marcel, a Frenchman, marries their lesbian friend so he can stay in the U.S.
| Jan 31, 2010
Every year, millions of people find themselves craving a vacation from greater Los Angeles. Many of these people don't want to cross state lines or climb mountains or contend with deserts, rivers, lakes, waterfalls, redwoods, Gold Country or Mickey Mouse....
| Nov 15, 2009
No one disputes that the 1975 exhibition "New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-altered Landscape" was a landmark show. Attendance at the George Eastman House in Rochester, N.Y., wasn't huge, and the presentation didn't introduce any unknown talent.