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

Art-Making Workshop at Norton Simon

An art-making workshop led by artist Cole Chase explores the painting technique of alla prima (wet on wet) employed by Edouard Manet in his famous painting “The Railway” from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $30, $24 for members. Register on the Web site.

Date: 02/08/15

Time: 11 A.M.

Cost: $24.00

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Drawing Class, Guided Tour at Norton Simon

Artist and educator Richard Houston leads a series of drawing classes exploring how artists work with gesture, form and value from 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays in February and March 6 and 20. Cost is $20 per class. Visit the Web site to register. A guided tour visits highlights of the Norton Simon collection from 6 to 6:45 p.m. and 7 to 7:45 p.m. Admission is free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 02/06/15

Time: 6 P.M.

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Guided Tour at Norton Simon

A guided tour visits works featuring images of cities and the countryside in the 19th century from 1 to 2 p.m. Admission is free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 01/31/15

Time: 1 P.M.

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Guided Tour, Duveen Brothers Lecture at Norton Simon

A guided tour visits items from Norton Simon’s purchase of the Duveen Brothers Gallery from 1 to 2 p.m. Catherine Hess, chief curator of European art at the Huntington Art Collections presents a lecture examining anecdotal data regarding Henry Huntington’s purchases from the Duveen Brothers, shedding light on how Huntington’s approach to building what would become one of California’s first art museums from 4 to 5 p.m. Admission to both is free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 02/07/15

Time: 1 P.M.

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Stories in the Afternoon at Norton Simon

Stories in the Afternoon, for families with children age 4 to 8 features stories about Paris as guests create Impressionist city scenes of their own, such as those created by Manet and Renoir from 2 to 3 p.m., free with museum admission of $12 for adults, $9 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.

Date: 02/01/15

Time: 2 P.M.

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