Location Norton Simon Museum

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Address 411 W. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, Ca
91105
Contact Phone 626-449-6840

Events at Norton Simon Museum

Family Art Night, Drawing Class at Norton Simon

Family Art Night, for those with children age 6 to 10 features a tour of the museum’s travel-themed art, then invites guests to draw a favorite vacation spot or a place they’d like to visit, real or imagined from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger. A drawing class introduces students to the basic layout of the human figure by drawing from examples in the museum’s Asian galleries, emphasizing gesture drawing and analyzing the silhouette of the figure from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $20, $16 for members. All materials are provided. Register on the Web site.

Date: 08/08/14

Time: 6 P.M.

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French Art Tour, Film at Norton Simon

Wednesdays in July, guests can enjoy a tour of the museum’s French art collection starting at 1 p.m. followed by films at 2 p.m. Wednesday’s film is “The Aristocats.” Guests must register at the information desk 15 minutes prior to the tour. Admission is free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 07/30/14

Time: 1 P.M.

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Guided Tour at Norton Simon

A guided tour visits highlights of the Museum’s collections from 1 to 2 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 08/01/14

Time: 1 P.M.

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Guided Tour at Norton Simon

A guided tour visits works in the collections that highlight lines versus color, from 1 to 2 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 08/02/14

Time: 1 P.M.

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Stories in the Afternoon at Norton Simon

Stories in the Afternoon, for families with children 4 to 8 invites families to study a variety of shapes from the Museum’s modern paintings then experiment by creating works based on squares from 2 to 3 p.m., free with admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 08/03/14

Time: 2 P.M.

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Tapestry Demonstration at Norton Simon

Artist Marta Rogoyska demonstrates the art of tapestry from 2 to 4 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 08/07/14

Time: 2 P.M.

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Teen Arts Academy, Guided Tour at Norton Simon

Teen Arts Academy led by Corrie Siegel for those age 13 to 18 features a portraiture workshop inspired by the exhibition “Face It: The Photographic Portrait,” as teens examine selected photos in the exhibition and create innovative, mixed-media portraits of themselves and others. It runs from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and admission is free. A guided tour visits works that examine aspects of the 20th century from 1 to 2 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and guests 18 and younger.

Date: 08/09/14

Time: 1 P.M.

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