The Claremont Museum of Art has partnered with the Scripps College Fine Arts Foundation to host a bus trip to Ventura to see the Albert Stewart private collection at the home of his daughter. The collection includes over 50 artworks by Mr. Stewart plus paintings by his friend Millard Sheets and others.
Don't miss “Keyboard Kaleidoscope” featuring music by Cage, Chopin, Couperin and Crumb this Saturday, September 22 at 8 p.m. The performance takes place at Bridges Hall of Music, located at Pomona College, 150 E. Fourth St., Claremont.
“In Their Own Words—Oral Histories of CGU Art,” curated by Jill Thayer, PhD, with featured art by Karl Benjamin, Roland Reiss, Michael Brewster, Connie Zehr, Mowry Baden, Ted Kerzie and John Frame. Exhibit runs through September 21 at Claremont Graduate University.
Steve Rushingwind and Michael Mucklow’s song Cahuilla Sunrise—off their 2011 album Among the Ancients—won Best Native American Flute Song at the 9th Annual 2012 Indian Summer Music Awards held in Milwaukee recently.
The song Spirit of the Wolf, from the same album, took the Best Traditional Instrumental Song at the award ceremony.
“Paintings” by local Claremont artist John Cullen features mixed-media collage, which focus on icons, idols and ritualistic images. The exhibit runs through September 28 at Buddhamouse Emporium, located at 134 Yale Ave., Claremont.
Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast in partnership with Claremont High School is this weekend at Memorial Park. The COURIER focuses on accurate, updated calendar information that's of particular interest to our local readers. We also have other links to galleries, nightlife and performing arts in the gray Calendar tab at the top of the page.
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein will be showcased at Fox Theater Pomona in celebration of the 100-year anniversary of Universal Pictures. A panel discussion will be conducted with Bela Lugosi's son, Lon Chaney Jr.'s grandson and Oscar-winning makeup artist Bill Corso. The event takes place Sunday, September 9 at 2 p.m.