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ENVISION THE NIGHT
Enjoy a free evening of art, music and entertainment as Pasadena’s most prominent arts and cultural institutions swing open their doors. The night is yours to decide. Begin your journey at any one of our 19 participating cultural institutions, where free shuttles will be waiting to transport you to your next destination. Last fall, 28,000 people experienced the excitement of ArtNight. Don't miss the fun this Spring!!

 

 

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1

 

ARMORY CENTER FOR THE ARTS
145 N. Raymond Ave.
626.792.5101

Diane Christensen and Jeanne Dunning: Birth Death Breath An opera “performed” by inflatable lawn decorations in various stages of inflation and deflation, prompting existential questions about life, death, purpose and meaning.

City-funded MiniGrant: Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys Sleep

 

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ARTCENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN
Williamson Gallery

1700 Lida St.
626.396.2200

Explore modern and contemporary non-iPhone images of the self, in this LACMA/ArtCenter collaboration, This is Not A Selfie: Photographic Self-Portraits from the Audrey and Sydney Irmas Collection.

City-funded MiniGrant: Who Can Sleep

 

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3

 

artWORKS TEEN CENTER
2914 E. Walnut St.
626.793.9202

artWORKS teens display their talents through live performances and visual arts. Come for an interactive evening that includes hands-on printmaking and stamping, alongside musical entertainment.

City-funded MiniGrant: Chet Happens and student performances

 

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4

 

CITY OF PASADENA – CITY HALL
100 N. Garfield Ave.

Metro Art will talk about free art tours and offer a woodworking workshop with Side Street Projects. At City Hall, you can enjoy a snack, listen to live music, and catch a free shuttle to one of the many cultural venues open for the night.

City-funded MiniGrant: Raga Essence Indian music.

 

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5

 

JACKIE ROBINSON COMMUNITY CENTER
1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave.
626.744.7300

Enjoy artwork from Alkebu-lan Cultural Center; learn about the history of African American art and the legacy of Pasadena and world icons Jackie and Mack Robinson.

City-funded MiniGrant: music by JazzZone.

 

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6

 

KIDSPACE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM
480 N. Arroyo Blvd.
626.449.9144

Art is visible, even in the dark. Explore luminescent artistry at Kidspace. Create captivating rainbow images, make a glowing diorama, and interact with the hula hoop glow field. Visit the interactive Glow Gallery where Kidspace artists showcase their work.

City-funded MiniGrant: Dioramas with artist Molly Allis

 

WEST

 




7

 

LIGHT BRINGER PROJECT @ DAY ONE
175 N. Euclid Ave.
626.590.1134

Down the Rabbit Hole An outdoor wonderland of art featuring site specific installations, Room 13 creations, dream-inducing music and other playful imaginings from the mirror world.

 

 

WEST

 




8

 

LINEAGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
89 S. Fair Oaks Ave.
626.844.7008

Lineage is a home for connecting through the arts. On ArtNight, Lineage will present local performing artists alternating between live dance and live music.

City-funded MiniGrant: music by Foster, Rowan, & Hoffman-Beechko Trio

 

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9

 

MUSE/IQUE
300 E. Colorado Blvd.
626.844.7703

MUSE/IQUE creates street-rocking rhythms and jaw-dropping dance moves at Paseo Colorado Garfield Promenade. This free party features live music and family-friendly art activities.

 

CENTRAL

 




10

 

NORTON SIMON MUSEUM
411 W. Colorado Blvd.
626.449.6840

Enjoy Taking Shape: Degas as Sculptor, an exhibition that explores the improvisational nature of Edgar Degas’s artistic practice and considers the affinities between sculpting, painting and drawing in his oeuvre.

 

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11

 

PARSON'S NOSE THEATER
95 N. Marengo Ave., Suite 110
626.403.7667

Return with us to those thrilling days of yesteryear with scintillating drama drawn from classic scripts from The Golden Age of Radio such as “Flash Gordon” and “The Shadow.”

 

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12

 

PASADENA CENTRAL LIBRARY
285 E. Walnut St.
626 744-4066

Explore, discover, experience STEAM at your Pasadena Public Library through science, technology, arts and music.

City-funded MiniGrants: Crown City Symphony; Gloria Arjona, PhD; Reiyukai America

 

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13

 

PASADENA CITY COLLEGE
1570 E. Colorado Blvd.
626.585.3285

Kori Newkirk solo show in our Boone Family Art Gallery (brochure essay by Travis Diehl). Joshua Haycraft (interactive video) solo show in our Gallery V-108.

City-funded MiniGrant: Latin music by Sister Mantos

 

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14

 

PASADENA MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA ART
490 E. Union St.
626.568.3665

View artwork in current exhibitions Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo; The Feminine Sublime; and Ana Serrano: Homegrown. Enjoy an experimental performance in Kenny Scharf Kosmic Krylon Garage.

City-funded MiniGrant: Perishable Music, an installation by Federico Llach and Now Hear Ensemble

 

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15

 

PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY
470 W. Walnut St.
626.577.1660

Blast through time and space in Dreaming the Universe to explore how artistry, scientific/technological advancements, and changing society shaped Southern California’s Science Fiction community (1930–1980).

City-funded MiniGrant: music by American Composers Forum—LA

 

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16

 

PASADENA PLAYHOUSE
39 S. El Molino Ave.
626.356.7529

Join us for an evening where we will explore the collaborative and playful aspects of acting! Participants will learn group games and exercises, and then dive into scene work.

 

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17

 

PASADENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
at First United Methodist Church
500 E. Colorado Blvd.
626.449.2742

No Boundaries 13 showcases tthe artistic talents of PUSD students in the beautiful surroundings of First United Methodist Church. Hundreds of artworks are on view accompanied by student performances.

 

EAST

 




18

 

SHUMEI ARTS COUNCIL
2430 E. Colorado Blvd.
626.584.8841

Enjoy taiko drumming by Makoto Taiko at 6:15 pm, 7:15 pm, 8:15 pm and 9:15 pm, and Kimono Show by LA Kimono Club. Also, view inspiring drawings of children of indigenous people by artist Deborah Lomas.

City-funded MiniGrant: Makoto Taiko drumming

 

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19

 

USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM
46 N. Los Robles Ave.
626.449.2742

Explore the PST: LA/LA exhibition Winds from Fusang: Mexico and China in the 20th Century and create your own art in a hands-on printmaking workshop.

City-funded MiniGrant: printmaking with Marianne Sadowski

 

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FOOD TRUCKS GIVE BACK!

 


 


Some of LA County's favorite food trucks are coming to ArtNight. As part of the GiveBack Program, these food trucks will donate 10% of their ArtNight proceeds to help support future ArtNights.

Slammin Sliders at LIGHT BRINGER PROJECT @ DAY ONE

Kogi BBQ at PASADENA CITY COLLEGE

Rodney's Ribs at PASADENA – CITY HALL

The Pudding Truck at PASADENA CITY COLLEGE

Comet BBQ at PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY

Tokyo Doggie Style at USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM

 


EXPERIENCE ART NIGHT

 


 

Free Shuttles
Free shuttles run all evening with stops at each venue. Park at any one venue and ride to the others.

 


 

Pasadena Transit
Pasadena Transit 10 runs along Colorado Boulevard and Green Street until 8 p.m. Information at pasadenatransit.net.

 


 

Brochure
Click HERE to download the full ArtNight Pasadena Brochure.

 


 

Accessibility
For information on accessibility and/or to request written materials in alternative formats, please call the City of Pasadena at (626) 744-7249.

 


 

En Español
Para información en español, haga clic aquí.

 


 

Metro Rail
Go Metro and take the Gold Line to Memorial Park Station and walk one block to the shuttle at City Hall or the Armory! Receive some pretty cool stuff when you show your valid TAP card, Metro employee ID, or LA County employee ID at select ArtNight sites. Metro bus and rail transportation to Pasadena runs until 2am. Visit the Metro Trip Planner or call (323) 466-3876. Follow @metrolosangeles on Twitter and Instagram! #GoMetro. Special ArtNight Metro destination discounts at metro.net/discounts.