Please join us for a bus trip to the Irvine Museum at 18881 Von Karman Ave, Suite 1000, in Irvine for a docent-led tour of their fall exhibit, “Moods of California.” The bus will leave from the Berkeley Place parking lot on campus (near the Education Building) at 10 am on November 8 and will return to the same location by 11:50 am.
Our Golden State is a multi-faceted expanse of land that boasts seven unique ecological regions, each with distinctive flora, fauna and climate. These regions are: North Coast, Central Coast, South Coast, Shasta-Cascades, Sierra Nevada, Central Valley and Desert. This exhibition explores the various landscapes that characterize California.
Among the artists represented in this exhibition, one can see works by a number of important California painters such as J. Bond Francisco, Edgar Payne, Paul Lauritz and William Wendt, among others. The exhibition includes scenes of the Arroyo Seco, San Diego County, Monterey, the Central Valley, the Mojave Desert, Yosemite Valley and other picturesque parts of California.