May 2, 1990 |
The Resident Theatre Company, which has produced the Muckenthaler Cultural Center's summer Theatre-on-the-Green program for three years, has parted ways with the center, citing attempts by center trustees to interfere--complaints similar to those that last week led to the resignation of the center's curator.
March 23, 1990 |
The bar was pouring fruit punch instead of Chardonnay, and a juggling clown replaced the usual string quartet, but to the exhibiting artists, Sunday's opening reception at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center was truly intoxicating. The fun launched the 15th annual Florence Arnold Children's Art Festival, in which more than 400 Fullerton grade-schoolers see their art promoted from the family bulletin board to the stately Muckenthaler gallery.
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June 1, 2000 |
New York-based Japanese artist Kenro Izu will display his photography of the architecture and sculptures of a 12th century temple in Angkor Wat, Cambodia, from June 17 to Aug. 13 at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton. The Muckenthaler Cultural Center is at 1201 W. Malvern Ave. Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for students and seniors and free for children 12 and under. Information: (714) 738-6340.
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November 5, 2000
The National Watercolor Society's 80th Annual Exhibition opens at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton. More than 73 juried paintings from artists in the United States, New Zealand and Singapore will be on display. There will also be three half-day workshops led by professional watercolorists whose work is featured in the show. National Watercolor Society 80th Annual Exhibition, Muckenthaler Cultural Center, 1201 W. Malvern Ave., Fullerton. Noon-4 p.m. $2. (714) 738-6595.
August 16, 1994 |
In an effort to keep municipal expenditures down, Fullerton Museum Center director Joe Felz will assume the additional duties of managing the city's Muckenthaler Cultural Center. Muckenthaler director Judith Peterson has been given a new job, overseeing recruitment and training of volunteers to work in every city department. "The city is downsizing and reducing costs," said Susan Hunt, Fullerton's director of community services.
July 15, 1995
Jane K. Bledsoe, a seasoned museum administrator, has been named director of Fullerton's Muckenthaler Cultural Center, effective Sept. 1. She will be the first full-time, non-city employee to take the organization's helm. Bledsoe, selected unanimously this week by the Muckenthaler Cultural Center Foundation board, is executive director of San Pedro's Angels Gate Cultural Center, a community arts center.