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

"Fragonard's Enterprise" and "A Revolution of the Palette" at Norton Simon

The exhibition “Fragonard’s Enterprise” features 60 drawings by Jean-Honoré Fragonard he created during a journey through Italy copying great masterpieces. The exhibition “A Revolution of the Palette” features works from the Norton Simon collections and some on loan, exploring the use of synthetic blue by various French artists. Both exhibitions are on view Friday through Jan. 4.

Date: 07/17/15

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Afternoon Salon at Norton Simon

Afternoon Salon features a museum educator discussing Spanish baroque art and the modern era from 1 to 2 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/12/15

Time: 1 P.M.

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Film at Norton Simon

The film “Il Sorpasso” (1962) is the story of a withdrawn young scholar, Roberto Mariani who meets Bruno Cortona, a middle-aged man driving a stylish convertible in Rome. The chance meeting leads to drinks and a road trip as the pair finds out about each other and visits family, including Bruno’s beautiful daughter. It runs from 5:30 to 7:15 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/15/15

Time: 5:30 P.M.

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Film at Norton Simon

The film “Summertime” (1955) screens from 2 to 3:40 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/08/15

Time: 2 P.M.

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Film at Norton Simon

A screening of the film "A Room with a View" (1985) screens from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admisssion is free from 5 to 8 p.m. the first Friday of the month.

Date: 07/03/15

Time: 5:30 P.M.

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Guided Tour, A Night in Focus at Norton Simon

A guided tour visits photography by photographers creating work in the natural world from 1 to 2 p.m. A Night in Focus features a visit to the museum’s Sculpture Garden as guests take guided tours, art-making activities for all ages, enjoy live music and Champagne in the garden café from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Both are free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/11/15

Time: 1 P.M.

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Stories in the Afternoon at Norton Simon

Stories in the Afternoon features “Henri’s Walk to Paris,” the story of a young boy who reads a book about Paris and decides to walk there, as guests draw a picture about the things he might see there from 2 to 3 p.m. free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/05/15

Time: 2 P.M.

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Thursday Summer Fun at Norton Simon

Thursday Summer Fun for families with children age 4 to 10 invites guests to study sculptures by Hepworth, Noguchi and Brancusi then create their own sculpture with an eye to how the parts make up the whole from 1 to 3 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors and free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 07/09/15

Time: 1 P.M.

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