Join more than 40 galleries throughout...


October 07, 2005|By:


Join more than 40 galleries throughout Laguna Beach on Thursday

for a festive cultural evening from 6 to 9 p.m. Free shuttle service

starts from the Laguna Art Museum at 6:15 and runs until 9.

Information: or (949) 683-6871.

(*Denotes galleries that participate in the First Thursday Art Walk.)

The next Art Walk will be Nov. 3.



"Greetings from Laguna Beach: Our Town in the Early 1900s," is on

view indefinitely in the Stein-Brief Gallery. is a reprise of the

museum's popular 2003 exhibition. The exhibition features paintings,

photographs and memorabilia that exemplify life in Laguna Beach from

1900 to 1930. Artists represented include William Wendt, Joseph

Kleitsch, Clarence Hinkle, Edgar Payne and Anna Hills.

23rd Annual Art Auction Oct. 22 from 6 to 10 p.m.

The Laguna Art Museum auction is one of the oldest running museum

auctions in California. In addition to the dozens of artists who have

generously donated to the auction for many years, the museum created

a new format. For the first time, the auction will also use a juried

selection process that invites all California artists to submit works

of art to be juried by a group of art gallery owners from throughout

the state. Tickets are $125.

Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Drive. Information: (949) 494-8971 or



California Art Gallery

(949) 494-7270

305 N. Coast Highway, Suite A

Primary focus on early California watercolor artists.

*Gallery McCollum

(949) 497-4027

206 N. Coast Highway

Gallery McCollum specializes in original landscape paintings of

Italy and France and tropical and local scenes. featuring artists

Caroline Zimmerman, Patrick Tobin, Michael Logan, David Solomon and

Michael Obermeyer.


Chebithes Gallery

(949) 494-0669

330 N. Coast Highway

Featuring Deborah Davidson and Phoebe Brunner.

*Laguna North Gallery

(949) 494-4324

376 N. Coast Highway

Featuring watercolors by Brian Norkatitis and acrylics by Chuck


*Lu Martin Galleries

(949) 494-8074

372 N. Coast Highway

Featuring original painting by 15 recognized local and

international artists. Subjects include landscapes, seascapes, still

life and abstracts representing Ruo Li, Gerhard Ruhland, Stephen

Shortridge, Alan Murrary, Don Langford, Mostafa Keyhani, Cristina

Joia, Alfredo Gomez, Greg Martin and Lu Martin.

*Marion Meyer

Contemporary Art

(949) 497-5442

354 N. Coast Highway

Marion Meyer Contemporary Art is featuring Vladimir Cora's

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