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PMCA 123
1) Free First Fridays (12–5pm)
2) Second Saturday Docent Tour (2pm)
3) Free Third Thursday Evenings (5–8pm)




Saturday, May 3, 2014
7:00–9:00pm
Opening Reception
Join us for the opening reception for two new exhibitions.
$5 admission
Free for PMCA members





Saturday, May 3–Sunday, May 4, 2014
7:00–9:00pm (Sat) | 12:00–5:00pm (Sun)
MAY MADNESS (Member Appreciation Days)
It's that time of year again—17 Southern California cultural institutions thank you for your support! Show a valid membership card from any participating organization to receive free admission and a 20% store discount.
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Saturday, May 17, 2014
1:00pm
In Dialogue: Contemporary Art Conversations
Contemporary Art Conversations is a series of panel discussions, organized by art historian Betty Ann Brown, in which critics and artists address art, artists, and current exhibitions. This panel, the seventeenth in the series, is moderated by Brown and includes art critics Shana Nys Dambrot and Peter Frank, as well as artist/writer John O'Brien. They will discuss June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries, as well as other current exhibitions in the Los Angeles area.





Sunday, June 8, 2014
Time TBD
Everybody Dies Book Signing and Pop-Up Art Show
A children's book for grown ups! Author-illustrator Ken Tanaka celebrates his book release with a pop-up art show and meet-and-greet. More details to be announced.





Saturday, June 21, 2014
3:00–5:00pm
Family Day
Participate in fun, free art-making activities for the whole family based on our current exhibitions. Projects include painting, printmaking, tapestry weaving, and creating cyanotypes. All ages welcome!





Sunday, July 13, 2014
3:00pm
Insight Talk
Betty Ann Brown, co-curator of June Wayne, leads an exhibition walkthrough, focusing especially on Wayne’s feminist politics and her popular—and groundbreaking—body of work, The Dorothy Series.





Saturday, July 26, 2014
1:00pm
In Dialogue: June Wayne and the Rise of Women Artists
Presented in conjunction with the Southern California Women's Caucus for Art (SCWCA), this panel discussion focuses on June Wayne, her inspiring legacy, and issues facing contemporary women artists today. Moderated by curator Betty Ann Brown, panelists include artist-educator Ruth Weisberg, artist and SCWCA President Cheryl Bookout, and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena artists Suvan Geer and Christine Nguyen.





Sunday, August 10, 2014
3:00pm
Insight Talk
Jay Belloli, co-curator of June Wayne, leads an exhibition walkthrough, particularly highlighting how Wayne’s scientific knowledge and connections influenced her work across all media.





Saturday, August 23, 2014
3:00pm
Insight Talk
Betty Ann Brown, curator of Time, Space & Matter, leads an exhibition walkthrough and discusses how each artist explores natural phenomena through their aesthetically resonant and incredibly divergent installations.