MondayDecember 1
About Face Drawing Sessions10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Sessions
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There's no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model. Must be 18 or older to participate. Mondays: $12 / $10 for members / $5 for students. Tuesdays: $10 / $8 for members / $5 for students. Includes both sessions.

    Cost:

  • $12 / $10 for members / $5 for students
FridayDecember 5
USC Photography Portfolio Review9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.USC Photography Portfolio Review
The USC Photo Festival Portfolio Review allows upper-level photography students (enrolled in the BFA and MFA photography programs in the School of Visual Art and Design at USC) the opportunity to share their work with established professionals from all over the U.S. The reviews are 20-minute individual meetings with gallery owners, editors, publishers, artists, educators, and museum curators. Reviewers provide students with professional opportunities, feedback on their work, and advice for launching and sustaining their art career. The 2014 USC Photo Festival Portfolio Reviews is part of the 6th Annual USC Photo Festival.

    Cost:

  • Free.
SaturdayDecember 6
Film: Norman RockwellNoonFilm: Norman Rockwell
His glorious and direct paintings of everyday life celebrate an idealized view of America, but behind these simple images was a complicated man. 50 minutes. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
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SundayDecember 7
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
A guided tour provides an overview of European and American art in the CMA collection. This family-friendly tour features masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococo from the Samuel H. Kress Collection, and the American galleries.

    Cost:

  • Free.
TuesdayDecember 9
About Face Drawing SessionsPortrait Drawing | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Figure Drawing | 7:15 – 9:15 p.m.
About Face Drawing Sessions
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There's no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model. Must be 18 or older to participate. Mondays: $12 / $10 for members / $5 for students. Tuesdays: $10 / $8 for members / $5 for students. Includes both sessions.

    Cost:

  • $10 / $8 for members / $5 for students. Includes both sessions.
ThursdayDecember 11
FAAAC presents “Wearable Art: High Stepping into High Fashion”6:00 p.m.FAAAC presents “Wearable Art: High Stepping into High Fashion”
High atop Main Street, it's only fitting that there would be a high altitude evening celebration for the launch of Sergio Hudson's Holiday Collection. Friends of African American Art & Culture’s (FAAAC) “High Stepping into High Fashion” provides an up-close and personal look at the one-of-a-kind designs of Hudson, winner of Bravo's “Styled to Rock” competition produced by singer, Rihanna. Sergio, his design partner Charles Lynch and Columbia Italian Shoe Boutique Owner Gwen Rawls lead a conversation on African Americans in the fashion industry. Light Refreshments. Get your tickets early.
FridayDecember 12
Artists Salon: The Dick Goodwin TrioNoonArtists Salon: The Dick Goodwin Trio
This series features gallery talks about a wide range of topics and disciplines. Dick Goodwin is a composer, arranger, performer, and studio producer. He leads the Dick Goodwin Quintet and Dick Goodwin Big Band, and is a Yamaha Artist. This Salon features music from WWI through the 1960s highlighting works in the Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera exhibition. The Trio is Doug Graham on clarinet, Dick Goodwin on trumpet, and Winifred Goodwin on keyboard.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
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SundayDecember 14
Passport to Art: Kirigami SnowflakesNoon - 3:00 p.m.Passport to Art: Kirigami Snowflakes
Come get your Passport to Art! Learn the art of kirigami and create wintery decorations for the whole family. This free drop-in studio program for families features a new hands-on art project each month. After spending time in our open studios, explore the galleries at your own leisure or join us for the guided family tour at 1:00 p.m.

    Cost:

  • Free.
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
A guided tour provides an overview of European and American art in the CMA collection. This family-friendly tour features masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococo from the Samuel H. Kress Collection, and the American galleries.

    Cost:

  • Free.
MondayDecember 15
About Face Drawing Sessions10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Sessions
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There's no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model. Must be 18 or older to participate. Mondays: $12 / $10 for members / $5 for students. Tuesdays: $10 / $8 for members / $5 for students. Includes both sessions.

    Cost:

  • $12 / $10 for members / $5 for students