• Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Morton Irvine Smith, an Actual Irvine (with a Naughty Past) Wants to Be Mayor of Irvine

    Morton Irvine Smith, an actual member of the family that gave the city of Irvine and the sprawling ranch before it their names, wants to be mayor of Irvine. Smith also holds the, erm, distinction of being among those cited in the Weekly's "Son of Scary" list of Orange County's Scariest People of 20 ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 1, 2008

    On The Wall: Come On With The Rain

    The Irvine Museum typically presents exhibits so inoffensively pretty that my eyeballs slide right off of them. When I heard the title for their current show—"All The Water That Will Ever Be, Is, Right Now"— the strangled phrasing got my hopes up that maybe this time we were in for something mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2008

    To Do Tonight 9/30

    Pull Your Pants Up!, The Victorians, Western States Motel, Meho Plaza, 10 p.m. Too hot for pants. The Prospector 2400 E. Seventh St. Long Beach, CA 562-438-3839 All the Water That Will Ever Be, Is, Right Now, 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Drink it in. The Irvine Museum 18881 Von Karman Ave., Ste. 100 Irvin ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 25, 2008

    Water Colors

    All the Water That Will Ever Be, Is, Right Now

  • Culture

    July 19, 2007

    Very . . . Nice

    Looking for the passion at Irvine Museum’s ‘Passionate Visions’ show

  • Calendar

    January 12, 2006
  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Columns

    May 20, 2004
  • Features

    November 7, 2002

    Son of Scary

    Evil spawn of OCs Scariest People

  • Culture

    May 16, 2002

    Among the Cheese, an Art-World Crime

    Edgar Payne was more famous, but Elsie was Lagunas real genius

  • Features

    September 27, 2001


    You can plan cities, but you cant plan people

  • Culture

    March 1, 2001

    Bummer About the Double Standard

    Irvines A Womans View features women who set the standard

  • Culture

    February 8, 2001

    California Art Thats Shallow?!

    LBMA kicks LACMAs ass! Kind of!