Virtual ArtNight Pasadena

About Artnight

In keeping with social distancing requirements, ARTNIGHT PASADENA went virtual this fall. The next scheduled ArtNight event is in March 2021.

ArtNight is the City’s signature cultural event, produced by the Cultural Affairs Division in collaboration with the ArtNight partner organizations. It is a dynamic arts and cultural open house that happens each March and October with free programming, including visual, literary and performing arts. Participating venues vary each ArtNight, please see the list below.

Please complete a survey below if you attended the fall Virtual ArtNight. Thanks for visiting!

Thank you for attending VIRTUAL ArtNight Pasadena. Let us hear from you!  Please complete the survey below to be entered in a drawing to win a gift bag of goodies from participating ArtNight venues.

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Thank you for supporting ArtNight Pasadena and the arts in your community!

ARTNIGHT PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS INCLUDE:

  • A ROOM TO CREATE
    www.arcpasadena.org
  • ARMORY CENTER FOR THE ARTS
    www.armoryarts.org
  • ART CENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN
    www.artcenter.edu
  • artWORKS TEEN CENTER
    www.artworkspasadena.com
  • BOSTON COURT PASADENA
    www.bostoncourtpasadena.org
  • CALIFORNIA ART CLUB
    www.californiaartclub.org
  • JACKIE ROBINSON COMMUNITY CENTER
    www.cityofpasadena.net/parks-and-rec/parks/jackie-robinson-community-center/
  • KIDSPACE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
    www.kidspacemuseum.org
  • LIGHT BRINGER PROJECT
    www.lightbringerproject.org
  • LINEAGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
    www.lineagepac.org
  • MUSE-IQUE
    www.muse-ique.com
  • NORTON SIMON MUSEUM
    www.nortonsimon.org
  • ONE COLORADO
    www.onecolorado.com
  • PARSON’S NOSE THEATER
    www.parsonsnose.org
  • PASADENA CENTRAL LIBRARY
    www.cityofpasadena.net/library
  • PASADENA CITY COLLEGE
    www.pasadena.edu
  • PASADENA CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
    pasadenaconservatory.org
  • PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY
    www.pasadenahistory.org
  • PASADENA PLAYHOUSE
    www.pasadenaplayhouse.org
  • PASADENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT (PUSD) NO BOUNDARIES
    www.gopusd.com/noboundaries
  • RED HEN PRESS
    www.redhen.org
  • SHUMEI ARTS COUNCIL
    www.shumeiarts.org
  • SIDE STREET PROJECTS
    www.sidestreet.org
  • THE GAMBLE HOUSE
    www.gamblehouse.org
  • USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM
    www.pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu

ArtNight Partner Organizations

The Pennington Dance Group presents a kinetic evening of recorded dance works, music, and dialogues with local dance and performing artists.

Join us virtually for a live weaving performance by Tanya Aguiñiga, art workshops with Armory teaching artists, Boom online exhibition by Armory teens, and music by Los Jornaleros del Norte. City-funded MiniGrant: music by Los Jornaleros

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Welcome to ArtCenter's Virtual ArtNight offerings!
Check out Up All Night, documentation of the summer's street-facing window videos at ArtCenter DTLA and Mullin Gallery -- art focused on staying awake and active through the nights of Covid-19 isolation.

Take a video walk through SKY, the Williamson Gallery's haiku-like immersive art-and-astronomy exhibition that expands awareness of what's above and below, blurring boundaries along the way.

At HMCT Gallery, glimpse Great Writers/Orators/Artists videos by ArtCenter graduate graphic design students under Professor Ty Drake, also viewable outside through the gallery windows.

Experience Upgrade Available, artist Julia Christensen's meditation at the Mullin Gallery on the cultural and personal impacts of upgrade culture — the need to constantly upgrade our electronics to remain relevant.

Carlos Villegas from artWORKS showcases his own evolving artistry by sharing his projects as an inspiration to youth pursuing art for passion and a career.

Join artist Rebecca Bruno and Art Upfront curator Jamie Costa for a virtual conversation about Bruno’s practice and new, site-specific work in her forthcoming exhibition at Boston Court Pasadena. Accompanying this conversation is the virtual debut of the artist’s new video work When it Happens, featured in the exhibition. City-funded MiniGrant: Rebecca Bruno

View the short film by Cheryl Nathan in which celebrated California Art Club members Andrea Mosley, Bill Stout, and Michael Obermayer discuss their creative processes and their choice to do traditional fine art today.

Art of These Extraordinary Times: A Photo Retrospective of Chalk Murals from Pasadena Chalk’s Virtual Festival. Held during shelter-in-place. Hundreds of artists from SoCal and around the globe. A variety of masterful murals, with memorials to Kobe, Taylor, Floyd and Arbery. Accompanied by original music performed by Lucas aka Heaven. City-funded MiniGrant: music by Lucas Gorham aka Heaven

Lineage proudly presents a selection of dance, music, and virtual tours of the newly completed Lineage Performing Arts Center on Lake Avenue in Northwest Pasadena. City-funded MiniGrant: music by Chris Pierce

MUSE/IQUE presents a virtual look at Latin Jazz and salsa dancing to energize your spirit virtually. We'll bring the world-class artists; you bring your dancing shoes! City-funded MiniGrant: dance with Desi Jevon

Our New Season! The Parson's Nose Radio Theater! "A Taste of Shakespeare", "Wind in the Willows", Mark Twain, and many more. Something for everyone!

The Library’s Virtual ArtNight features Theatre Americana presenting Guardians of the Literary Galaxy, Defenders of the Dewey Decimal System, as well as Library staff presenting stories, music, crafts, Pasadena historical photos and more. City-funded MiniGrant: video performances by Theatre Americana

Join us for a virtual exhibition of organic sculptures Blood and Bones by Jacci Den Hartog, 2020 Artist-in-Residence at Pasadena City College. Companion exhibition Yo Am; I Soy: The Art of Abel Alejandre & Eloy Torrez.

Come see classical, jazz, and multicultural content performed by our talented students and faculty! Also featuring the ever enchanting accordion and violin duo, Café Luar! City-funded MiniGrant: music by Café Luar

PlayhouseLive: check out the Playhouse’s new digital hub of theater experiences, live-captured performances, original series, educational programming and other industry-related content…

Pasadena Unified School District student artists are celebrated through Bridging Boundaries, a projected exhibition of artwork selected by Pasadena Arts & Culture Commissioners from No Boundaries 15.

Take a look at our exhibiting artists Petra Eiko and Sabine Meyer zu Reckendorf, view a book’s life cycle, enter to win FREE BOOKS, and chat live with a Red Hen staff member!

Enjoy Japanese taiko drumming featuring Makoto Taiko, Ikebana flower arranging demonstrations, and An Autumn Tea Ceremony in Shumei Hollywood Garden.

Lineage Dance Company explores the intersection of architecture and movement through a special dance performance recorded in and around the spaces of the Gamble House. City-funded MiniGrant: Lineage Dance

Join us virtually for a family-friendly artmaking activity and storytime! Learn to make Indonesian-inspired paper shadow puppets and hear the book "The Cat from Hunger Mountain" by Ed Young.

INFORMATION

For information on ArtNight, please call the ArtNight Pasadena Hotline at 626 744-7887 or visit ArtNightPasadena.org.

For information on accessibility and/or to request written materials in alternative formats, please call the City of Pasadena at 626 744-7062.

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Supporters: Pasadena Journal