Category Archives: Classes

The Founding Foodies

The Founding Foodies

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Saturday 7/7 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

Join Maite for a gallery tour and a discussion of how George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, and Thomas Jefferson influenced American cuisine and dietary habits, and prepare an Independence Day worthy meal! ($90 members, $100 non-members)

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All About Nature – just for kids!

All About Nature – just for kids!

Sunday 8/5 from 10:30am to 1:30pm

LACMA and ArtBites Pop-up

Discover how the natural world has inspired artists throughout the centuries at LACMA before heading to the ArtBites Pop-up Kitchen to prepare a vegetarian meal.

Menu may include:
Simple Green Salad
Grilled Zucchini with Citrus Dressing
Avocado and Tomato Pasta
Cocoa Nib Ice Cream

Ages 7 to 12. Class is limited to 6 children and one accompanying adult per child. No drop off.

($80 includes museum admission for the child and accompanying adult, tour, ingredients and recipes. Museum parking is not included.)

Please note that though this class meets at LACMA it is not LACMA organized.

10% of the proceeds of this class will go to RAICES.

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image: Flower Day (Día de las Flores), Diego Rivera, 1925, oil on canvas, LACMA

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Saturday 11/10 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Discover Southern California’s architecture from 1920 to 1940 in the special exhibition Architects of a Golden Age: Highlights from the Huntington’s Southern California Architecture Collection. Prepare a group meal from Los Angeles restaurants menus of the same time period. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

registration info to follow

image: Menu Design In America/TASCHEN

Cocktails and the Rat Pack

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Cocktails and the Rat Pack

Saturday 7/14 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Richard Dorman House Sherman Oaks

Back by popular demand!

Celebrate summer in Artisseur’s original Richard Dorman FAIA mid-century residence with Maite as she traces the rise of entertaining in 1950’s America, and how modern architecture, furniture and objects played a role in home cocktail parties. Prepare hors d’oeuvres and libations that would have made Frank, Dean and Sammy proud, then enjoy the party on the spectacular deck overlooking the city to tunes by old blue eyes. ($150)

Limited capacity (14). Couples and singles are welcome. Must be 21 years of age and provide valid driver’s license upon arrival.

Artisseur is centrally located off of Mulholland Drive, 1.5 miles from the Skirball Center. Exact address will be given upon registration.

about Artisseur:
ARTISSEUR is a Los Angeles mid-century modern architectural space with a look to the future drawing inspiration from the past; a concept of social and cultural affinity where art, architecture, nature and community coexist.

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