News Archive 2019
A Night in Focus: Titian, Tapestries and the Italian Renaissance
February 23, 2019
The Museum’s popular “Night in Focus” evening event returns on Saturday, February 23rd to spotlight the exhibitions Titian’s ‘Portrait of a Lady in White’ and Once Upon a Tapestry: Woven Tales of Helen and Dido.
The Sweetness of Life: Three 18th-Century French Paintings from The Frick Collection
June 14, 2019
– September 9, 2019
This summer, the Museum hosts three delightful French genre paintings on loan from the 18th century from The Frick Collection in New York.
Norton Simon Museum Presents Its Annual Garden Party
June 29, 2019
The Museum’s annual Garden Party returns on June 29th with art-making, live music and more.
FILM SERIES: The Female Gaze: French Women Directors Shine a Light on Their World
July 12, 2019
– August 2, 2019
Film critic Peter Rainer organizes a quartet of female-centric films by iconic French women directors.
AIR LAND SEA: A Lithographic Suite by William Crutchfield
July 19, 2019
– November 4, 2019
The Museum presents an installation of William Crutchfield’s intricate and highly imaginative lithographic suite Air Land Sea.
Beyond the World We Know: Abstraction in Photography
November 22, 2019
– April 20, 2020
The gelatin silver prints on display demonstrate that the simplest subjects can be evocative works of art when composition, texture, tone and light are handled by artists of great imagination and virtuosity.
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