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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 spring, 29,500 people experienced the excitement of ArtNight. Don't miss the fun this Fall!!

 

 

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A ROOM TO CREATE
1158 East Colorado Blvd.
626.204.0331

The Pennington Dance Group presents a kinetic evening of dance works, music and dialogues with local dance and performing artists. Be sure to check out the art display in the lobby, as well.

 

EAST

 




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

Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait explores the complexities of arctic life as seen through the lens of a single, extraordinary family of Inuit artists. Plus, California landscapes by Marta Chaffe. Food Truck: India Jones

City-funded MiniGrant: music by Wreck N Sow

 

CENTRAL

 




3

 

ARTCENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN
Williamson Gallery

1700 Lida St.
626.396.2200

See innovative art and design by some of the planet’s most talented students, then soar through outer space and your imagination at the Williamson Gallery's MOONS exhibition! Pop-up food service by Sodexo.

City-funded MiniGrant: music by Who Can Sleep

 

NORTH

 




4

 

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, family-friendly arts workshops alongside musical entertainment.

City-funded MiniGrant: music by Licata Bros and student performances

 

EAST

 




5

 

BOSTON COURT PASADENA
70 North Mentor Ave.
626.683.6801

Experience Grammy-nominated pianist Vicki Ray, and guitarist Scot Ray, performing music in response to art works by Christine Nguyen. Also featured will be a new art installation by Carrie Ungerman.

City-funded MiniGrant: artwork by Carrie Ungerman

 

EAST

 




6

 

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

At City Hall, chill and thrill with ghostly stories by Wicked Lit, listen to live music, visit Metro booths, and enjoy a snack before catching a free shuttle to your next ArtNight venue. Food Truck: Pie ’n Burger

City-funded MiniGrant: music by moonie moonie

 

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7

 

THE GAMBLE HOUSE
4 Westmoreland Pl.
626.793.3334

Shiguchi: The Hidden Art of Japanese Joinery features examples of timber joinery salvaged from traditional farmhouses and reinterpreted as contemporary sculpture by Japanese architect Yoshihiro Takishita. Food Truck: Rodney's Ribs

City-funded MiniGrant: make a haiku with the Haiku Guys & Gals

 

NORTHWEST
WEST

 




8

 

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

Admire the vibrant paintings of the late Laneea Tolley, browse through the unique Mack and Jackie Robinson exhibits and enjoy the music of the JazzZone.

City-funded MiniGrant: music by JazzZone.

 

NORTHWEST

 




9

 

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

Explore the night through the eyes of an artist! Paint nightscapes inspired by prominent artists, hear campfire stories, and create stories of light and shadow with shadow puppets.

 

NORTHWEST

 




10

 

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

Enter ECOpia, an illuminated eco-paradise of art constructed out of reusable and reclaimed materials. Featuring Cynthia Minet’s pack of husky dogs as well as environmental work from Room 13 young artists. Food Truck: Slammin’ Sliders

 

 

CENTRAL

 




11

 

NORTON SIMON MUSEUM
411 W. Colorado Blvd.
626.449.6840

Enjoy Line & Color: The Nature of Ellsworth Kelly, an exhibition featuring Ellsworth Kelly’s work in lithography from the mid-1960s alongside two monumental paintings from the museum’s collection.

 

NORTH
CENTRAL

 




12

 

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

Parson's Nose Theater presents selections from The Golden Age of Radio! The Origin of the Lone Ranger!, Sergeant Preston!, Who's on First, and Flash Gordon!

 

CENTRAL

 




13

 

PASADENA CENTRAL LIBRARY
285 E. Walnut St.
626.744.4066

Fiesta Days: Celebrate the history of Southern California with music, theatre, arts, dance, poetry, crafts and our 6th Annual Author Fair.

City-funded MiniGrants: Crown City Symphony and Gloria Arjona, PhD

 

CENTRAL

 




14

 

PASADENA CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
100 N. Hill Ave.
626.683.3355

Live music all night at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music! Explore multiple venues on PCM’s campus while enjoying continuous classical, multicultural, and interactive performances!

City-funded MiniGrant: musical instrument-making with Remainders

 

EAST

 




15

 

PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY
470 W. Walnut St.
626.577.1660

Discover the power of artists who defied gender and societal expectations in the landmark fine art exhibition Something Revealed; California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960. Food Truck: Wise Barbecue

City-funded MiniGrant: music by Gregg Young

 

CENTRAL
WEST
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16

 

PASADENA SYMPHONY AT WOMEN’S CITY CLUB
160 N. Oakland Ave.
626.793.7172

Women’s City Club and Pasadena Symphony present an evening of pop-up chamber performances through the historical venue with interactive art, music, and musicmaking activities.

 

EAST

 




17

 

RED HEN PRESS
1540 Lincoln Ave.
626.356.4760

Explore the world of publishing as Red Hen Press presents author readings, tours of the offices, and discussions of the publishing process throughout the night.

 

NORTHWEST

 




18

 

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

See the new special exhibition Ceremonies and Celebrations showcasing textiles from across Asia. Join in the celebrations with music and dance performances from the Sri Lanka Foundation at 6:15 pm, 7:15 pm, 8:15 pm and 9:15 pm. Food Truck: Dina’s Dumplings

City-funded MiniGrant: Sri Lanka Foundation

 

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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.

Dina’s Dumplings at USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM

India Jones at ARMORY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Pie ’n Burger at PASADENA – CITY HALL

Rodney's Ribs at THE GAMBLE HOUSE

Slammin' Sliders at LIGHT BRINGER PROJECT @ DAY ONE

Wise Barbecue at PASADENA MUSEUM OF HISTORY

 


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.

 


 

ArttNight Media Sponsors
Sponsor: Pasadena Star-News
Partners: Pasadena Now, KPCC Supporters: La Opinion, LA Weekly, Pasadena Journal, Pasadena Outlook, Pasadena Weekly and Tolucan Times
Lighting at City Hall provided by Wicked Wonders, Inc.
Sound at City Hall provided by Pasadena Media
Tables and seating courtesy of Pasadena Center Operating Company
Volunteer and docent parking courtesy of Kaiser Permanente
Brochure design provided by ArtCenter College of Design
Photos by John Urquiza

 


 

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 HERE!