Category Archives: Classes

Cur-ATE: Chagall and the Arts

chagall exhibit lacma

Cur-ATE: Chagall and the Arts

Tuesday 11/14 at 6:30pm

LACMA

Celebrates the power of music and the visual and performing arts in an after hours tour of the special exhibition Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage with Maite  before enjoying Russian-French feast at Ray’s & Stark Bar by Chef Fernando Darin.

Wine, beer, and specialty cocktails will be available for an additional cost.

registration info to follow

 

image: Marc Chagall, backdrop design for Aleko: “A Wheatfield on a Summer’s Afternoon” (Scene III), 1942, Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest, 1945, © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris. Image © The Museum of Modern Art/licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY

Cur-ATE: The Japanese Aesthetic

japanese food vessel

Cur-ATE: The Japanese Aesthetic

Tuesday 9/12 at 6:30

LACMA

Participate in an engaging discussion about Japan’s deep respect for and appreciation of nature in LACMA’s Japanese Pavillion in an after hours tours with Maite. Discuss the history of tea and the tea ceremony, rice, sake, and more, before enjoying a four-course sit down meal inspired by the elements of art at Ray’s & Stark Bar.

Wine, beer and specialty cocktails will be available for an additional cost.

registration info to follow

 

image: Set of Five Food Vessels for the Tea Ceremony, Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615), Ceramics, Oribe ware; glazed stoneware, LACMA

The Huntington Cookbooks

hannah wooley

The Huntington Cookbooks

Saturday 6/3 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Using the Huntington Library’s collection of historic cookbooks as a guide, tour the museum’s collection of German, English, Italian and American books, paintings, and decorative arts before preparing and enjoying an international meal inspired by history. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

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images: The Gentlewoman’s Companion; Guide to the Female Sex, Hannah Woolley, 1673, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.