A Night in Focus: Sculpture Garden

  

 

 

 

 

 


On Saturday, July 11th, join in a delightful summer evening exploring the Museum’s Sculpture Garden and latest publication, A Living Work of Art: The Norton Simon Museum’s Sculpture Garden. For this Night in Focus, guests are invited to wander through the vistas of the garden, from its lush pond and meandering paths to its range of sculptures by such artists as John Mason and Aristide Maillol. Enjoy guided tours, art-making activities for all ages, live music and a champagne menu in the garden café. 

Saturday, July 11, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Free with Museum admission.
Questions? Contact [email protected] 

Schedule of Events

Live Music in the Café | 5:30–7:30 p.m.

Activities in the Garden | 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Let your artistic side shine in our Sculpture Garden

Drawing en plein air
Pick up drawing supplies in our Entrance Gallery and sketch from a range of models, from flora to sculptures, in this inspirational setting.

Floral art-making
Create your own floral artwork among the blooming flowers in the garden. 

Guided Tours | 5:45–7:00 p.m.

5:45–6:15 p.m.
Nature’s Abundance: Still Lifes, Landscapes and Gardens

Museum Educator led tour

Sculptural Oasis: A Walk in the Garden
Curator led tour

6:30–7:00 p.m. [Repeat of 5:45 p.m. tours]
Nature’s Abundance: Still Lifes, Landscapes and Gardens
Museum Educator led tour

Sculptural Oasis: A Walk in the Garden
Curator led tour