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Roger Medearis: His Regionalism
June 16–Sept. 17, 2012
American painter Roger Medearis is the focus of this exhibition including more than 30 paintings, prints, drawings, letters and photographs, tracing the artist’s career from his beginnings as a student of Thomas Hart Benton through the development of his own distinctive style.
Music in the Garden
Wed., 1-3 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of traditional Chinese music Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. in the Chinese Garden. A different solo musician will perform each week, playing unamplified melodies on classical instruments including the dizi, sheng, pipa, erhu, and zheng. Let the music transport you to another time and place as you stroll through one of the most magical landscapes in Southern California.
Sept. 5 (Wednesday)
Think all great wines have to be expensive? Not so! Join Brad Owen from the Art Institute of California for an evening of comparative tastings and an in-depth lecture exploring some of the emerging wine regions of the world where quality can be found at affordable prices. Members: $80. Non-Members: $90. Registration: 626-405-2128.
Sept. 5, 12 & 19
(Wednesdays) 2–4 p.m.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Al Martinez will lead this three-part writing workshop for writers of all levels and interests. Upon registration, participants will be asked to submit a short writing sample. Members: $150. Non-Members: $165. Registration: 626-405-2128.