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Laguna Art Museum

307 Cliff Drive

(949) 494-8971


Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. the first Thursday of the month. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students. Children younger than 12 are admitted free.

 “Roger Kuntz: The Shadow Between Representation and Abstraction,” organized by Susan M. Anderson. Exhibit features the “Freeway Series” as well as a selection from the artist’s interiors, beach, bathtub, blimp and tennis series.

 1 p.m. May 17: “Kicking over the Traces: Roger Kuntz’s Freeway Series.” Lecture by Susan M. Anderson, guest curator of the exhibition and former curator of exhibitions at Laguna Art Museum, discussing the apex of Kuntz’s career.

Also on view:


 Young Artists Society Gallery: “Trees of Knowledge: Illustrating Rumi’s Poems,” by students from Anneliese Schools, Laguna Beach.


Laguna Canyon Artists

3251 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 677-9800


Laguna College of Art & Design

2222 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 376-6000

Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission free.

 Graduating Senior Exhibition. The campus is transformed into a sprawling gallery that features bachelor’s and master’s of fine arts graduate student artwork representing all disciplines. Works are exhibited throughout the teaching studios and main gallery. This final exhibition of the year celebrates the class of 2009 as they embark on their journey to becoming the next generation of artists and designers.

[seven-degrees] gallery


891 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 376-1555

 “Cute & Dangerous.” Mugen Suzuki and Angela De Reis examine the subtle elements that transform seemingly innocent design into something dangerous.

Stara Arts

3305 Laguna Canyon Road

(949) 376-9800

 Hand-picked artifacts from around the globe.


California Art Gallery

305 N. Coast Hwy., Suite A

(949) 494-7270

Gallery McCollum

206 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-4027

 Specializing in original landscape paintings of Italy and France, tropical and local scenes. Featuring Caroline Zimmermann, Patrick Tobin, David Solomon and Michael Obermeyer.

Sue Greenwood Fine Art

330 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-0669

 John Evans and Gary Ruddell.

JoAnneArtman Gallery

326 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 510-5481

New gallery from JoAnne Artman of Spaceonspurgeon in Santa Ana, featuring an eclectic mix of works by Patrick Maisano, Louis Longi, Laura Ross-Paul, David Limrite, Bill Agee, James Strombotne, Patti Didiomete, Pat Sparkuhl, Gregg Stone, Daggi Wallace and Bardene Allen.

 “Made In America, the Works of James Strombotne.”

Kroll Roberts Gallery

305 N. Coast Hwy., Suite F

(949) 715-4345

 ”Uptown, Downtown and in Town,” recent paintings by William Wray, Tim Horn and Art Hughes.

Laguna North Gallery

376 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-4324

Lu Martin Galleries

372 N. Coast Hwy.

Open daily

(949) 494-8074

 Since 1988. Featuring a large collection of original paintings by 15 regional and international artists. Styles range from traditional to contemporary, representational to abstract.

Marion Meyer Contemporary Art

354 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5442

 “Galaxy & Selected Works” by John Szabo.

Quorum Art Gallery

374 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-4422

This year the Quorum Art Gallery is celebrating 45 years in Laguna.

 Quorum Art Gallery consists of 12 diverse member artists, and one guest artist. Featured member Tim Genet is currently producing a new line of Expressive Figurative work utilizing a palette knife.

Rohrer Fine Art

346 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-8200

Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

Featuring a global spectrum of master works, antiquities and contemporary art.

 Challenging conventional aesthetics, an eclectic selection of pieces creates a dialogue between African, Asian, European, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian artworks, on the one hand, and Contemporary, Impressionist, Latin American, Modern and Post-war paintings and sculptures, on the other.

Sandstone Gallery

384A N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-6775

Open noon to 5 p.m. daily and Tuesday by appointment.

 “Go Figure,” mixed media work by Marge Chapman along with “Liquid Layers” by Eren Alptekin, and New Works by Anne Christiansen. Also exhibiting are Howard Hitchcock, Carol Kreider, Anne Moore, Marjorie Sanders and Lynn Welker.

Schaar Galleries Ltd.

484 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-7289

Studio 7 Gallery

384B N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-1080

Tosti Studios

210 N. Coast Hwy

(949) 715-9621

Whitney Gallery

350 N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-4322

Open daily 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and by appointment.

 Highlighting Marc Whitney’s original oil paintings and featuring painters Giovanni Casadei, Andrea Krupp, Eve Plumb, Derek Sterkel and Sarah Webber, ceramics by Monica Dunham and photographic art by Beatrice Rosenbaum.

Len Wood’s Indian Territory Inc.

305-D N. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5747


Amin Fine Art

688 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-9089

Art Projekts

266 Forest Ave.

(949) 376-1122

Painting and scultpures by contemporary artists including: Father Bill Moore; Arturo Mallmann; Carolina Sardi; Chris Schulz; Lissa Rankin; Michael Kessler; Olivia Guzman; Vladimir Cora; and William Catling.

BC Space Gallery

235 Forest Ave.

(949) 497-1880

Gallery open 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, other hours by appointment.

Peter Blake Gallery

435 Ocean Ave.

(949) 376-9994  New work by Andy Moses.

The Crystal Image

218 Forest Ave.

(949) 497-3399

A natural arts gallery, featuring some of the biggest pieces in the world, world class gem art and museum quality home décor, as well as fossils, minerals, meteorites, gem and mineral jewelry.

 11 a.m. Sundays: “Romancing the Stones Tour,” free. Call for reservation.

Dawson Cole Fine Art

326 Glenneyre St.

(949) 497-4988

 “Recent Works 2009” by internationally renowned sculptor Richard MacDonald.

Lydia Delgado Watercolors

577 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-2833

Watercolor paintings including landscapes, traditional and tropical florals.

Endangered Planet Gallery

384 Forest Ave., Suite 13

Open Mon. through Sat., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

(949) 497-5690

 Norman Deesing: “Trees and The Roots of Life,” sculpture.

The Signature Gallery Laguna

220 Forest Ave.

(949) 376-4244


Featuring Contemporary Masters and Emerging Talents.

 Thursday: Direct from Berlin via Azuza, Abstract Expressionist Jenny Simon will be painting from 6 to 9 p.m. during Art Walk. German Sangria will be served.

Wells Fargo Bank

260 Ocean Ave.

(949) 494-1145

Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.

 “Preview ’09,” featuring new artwork by 17 artists who will exhibit in the 2009 Festival of the Arts, will be on exhibit through June 9 in the third floor gallery.

 “Artists’ Views on Green,” an eclectic mix of artists, designers, and businesses present a wide range of responses to current concerns related to the environment, social implications, history, commercial products, and more.


Artist Eye Laguna Gallery

1294-A S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5898

 Palette knife portrait paintings by Laguna Beach artist Deana Duffek. Artist’s reception 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday.

Bluebird Gallery

1540 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-5377

 Specializing in contemporary California Impressionist paintings. Featuring artists: George Gallo, William Dorsey, Elaine Hughes, Joseph Aaron, Felice Hrovart and Martin Weekly.

La Bottega Dell’Acquaforte

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 497-6690

 A large variety of original etchings by internationally recognized Italian artists.

Michael Bryan Gallery

688 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 640-0377

New gallery featuring Bryan’s paintings on aluminum panels.

Coolsville – Roark’s Studio Gallery

1294 S. Coast Hwy., Ste. B

(949) 376-2048

 Showcasing the surreal underwater light painting photography of Roark Gourley. Also featuring Debbi Burton’s colorful jewelry and enamel, Phyllis Decker’s ceramics and bronze, Kathleen Matrange’s classic old world oil paintings, and Susan Volpe’s mixed media photography.

Cove Gallery

1492 S. Coast Hwy. No. 8

(949) 494-1878

Cove Gallery’s 12 partners are Jeanne Baer, Lorraine E’drie, Dick Fleming, John Hall, Mary Holt, Steve Kell, Bill Knauer, Diane Lachman, Paul Maurice, John McCarty, Sheryl Sauer and Kathy Starkey, with a monthly guest artist.  John Dickinson’s interpretations of 20 intaglio etchings and Gretchen Schields’ pearl, textiles and carved stone jewelry.

DeMossa Gallery

1294-D S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 715-9229

Open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

 Established to showcase the gallery owners’ own art and the art of other international and local contemporary artists.

DeRu’s Fine Arts

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-3785

 “Laguna’s Early Art Colony” featuring its founding members, including Edgar Payne and Anna Hills.

Kuhnert’s Art Gallery

1493 Glenneyre St.

(949) 494-0676

Open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment

Celebrating 26 years of featuring the original paintings, serigraphs, posters and digital prints of the internationally known artist Manfred H. Kuhnert. Including seascapes, coastal scenes, California sceneries, figure paintings and abstracts.

Mandarin Fine Art Gallery

1294C S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-9608

 Presenting contemporary Chinese art that is beautiful, thought-provoking and of museum quality. We also feature one-of-a-kind Asian antiques. 

William Meire Fine Art Gallery

1590 S. Coast Hwy


 Contemporary Fine Art Gallery specializing in original landscape and figurative oil paintings by William Meire. Featuring new Plein Air artwork from a local, Laguna Beach perspective.

purelagunabeach gallery

1590 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 315-5015

 Gallery and studio featuring the contemporary oil paintings on canvas and prints by owner Todd Kenyon. Also featuring the photography of Tom Lamb.

SKYLAB Modern Art

1452 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-2400

 Featuring contemporary works by Andy Anh Ha, Leslie Saris and more.

Vladimir Sokolov Gallery

1540 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 494-3633

 Celebrating its 29th year of business in Laguna Beach. Featuring new abstract expressionism and mixed media paintings by Vladimir Sokolov; acrylic paintings by Alexander Sokolov and laminated acrylic sculpture by Vasa.

Studio Arts Gallery

At the Old Pottery Place

1200 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-1619

 Exhibition showcasing 26 nationally recognized glass artists whose work is stylistically diverse. Featured: glass artist John Barber.

Gallery Surface

1476-R S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 257-9008

New contemporary fine art gallery bringing you seven of the top contemporary artists of South Orange County.

True Fate Skin Art and Gallery

1936 S. Coast Hwy

(949) 636-2750

The Vintage Poster

1476 S. Coast Hwy.

(949) 376-7422

 Original antique bicycle poster show.

Wendt Gallery

1550 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 102

(949) 497-4292

Wendt Gallery is a leading gallery specializing in contemporary representational art.

 Opening Saturday: “Champions of Modernism III” featuring 85 works by 11 modernist artists from the early 1900s to the present, including members of the “Der Sturm” group. Reception 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday.