On June 3rd, the Festival of Arts Pageant of The Masters presented select media with a preview of the 80th celebration of art and creativity that is part of the very fabric of Orange County. The 2013 festivities will officially begin on opening night, June 21st, 2013.
The exclusive preview showcased six of the famous tableauxs featuring live people in famous works of art, meetings and interviews with Festival creators, staff, and volunteers, and art on display from local creators. Enjoy some highlights of this preview night which certainly present an exciting sample of things to come at the 2013 Pageant of The Masters! The video includes an interview with David Rymer one of the painters for the larger displays that astounds audiences annually, also discussing his career and how he became involved with the event.
This podcast features interviews and live sound from the event, and a slideshow with videos gives a glimpse into the wonder and creativity that is at the heart of The Pageant of the Masters. Also in the video are some some behind the scenes photos of the tireless make up and costume work by the many volunteers involved.
Photos courtesy Danny Hauger and Ashley Salzmann. Enjoy the preview, tickets are available online here for the 2013 Festival of Arts Pageant of The Masters. Take a look out the complete 2013 Program!
Festival of Arts Fine Art Show: June 30 – August 31, 2013
Hours of Operation
June 30 – July 4, 2013 open 10 am – 6 pm
July 5 – August 31, 2013 open 10 am – 11:30 pm
August 24 closes at 3:30pm
Festival of Arts California’s Premier Fine Art Show
As one of the nation’s oldest and most highly acclaimed juried fine art shows, the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts has offered a breathtaking showcase for artists and art lovers for over 80 years. The Festival’s prestigious juried art show includes a wide variety of media such as paintings, photography, printmaking, sculpture, jewelry, hand crafted wood and furniture, ceramics, glass and more – all by 140 of Orange County’s finest artists. This is the place to find that perfect art treasure for your home or business.
From late June through the end of August, the Festival of Arts opens its doors daily for visitors to not only enjoy the award-winning work of exhibited artists, but also demonstrations and art workshops, daily art tours, live music, special events, on-site restaurants and much more. Call 1-800-487-3378 for more details.