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Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California
April 7, 2017 - September 25, 2017

Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California delves into the life the enterprising dealer responsible for the art phenomenon the “Blue Four”—Lyonel Feininger, Alexei Jawlensky, Paul Klee and Vasily Kandinsky.

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Serial Flirtations: Rotari’s Muses
March 3, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Serial Flirtations: Rotari’s Muses examines Pietro Rotari (1707–1762), an illustrious Italian artist who found success and fortune in Vienna and beyond, ultimately becoming court painter to Empress Elizabeth of Russia.

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Fourth Annual Garden Party Returns June 17
June 17, 2017

Art-making, live music, fun for visitors of all ages—Celebrate the start of summer with the Museum’s popular Garden Party on June 17th.

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Josef von Sternberg in Hollywood Film Series
May 5, 2017 - May 26, 2017

In conjunction with the exhibition Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California, the Norton Simon Museum presents a selection of films by acclaimed German director and art collector Josef von Sternberg.

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Exhibition and Event Schedule | Spring 2017
April 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017

Find out what’s happening at the Norton Simon Museum this spring season.

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