SATURDAY MARCH 30 | Exhibition Closing Reception | 6:00 - 9:00 PM Exhibition + Performance + VIP Meet and Greet with Claudia
CLAUDIA LENNEAR - A Story in Pictures | The Norman Seeff Sessions
Ginger Elliott Center | Garner House | 840 N Indian Hill Blvd. Claremont
Musical Legend Claudia Lennear
Please Join Claremont Heritage in welcoming star of
20 Feet from Stardom, Claudia Lennear back to the Garner House for an amazing closing reception! If you were one of the over 200 fans who came to the opening reception on March 3rd, a rainy, stormy evening that forced us to bring things inside and made it difficult for everyone to experience the genius that is Claudia Lennear, this is a second chance to be a part of history in the making!
6:00 - 9:00 PM - Don't Miss This Once in a Lifetime Event !
Exhibition | A Story in Pictures | The Norman Seeff Sessions circa 1972
Ginger Elliott Exhibition Space -
Courtyard Dance Party - featuring complimentary Libations and Hors d'ouevres - Projected Archival Footage of Claudia Performing and a Live Performance with Claudia and Friends at 7:00 pm!
$20 Donation - Order Tickets HERE
Special VIP Meet and Greet
in the Historic Garner House Living Room - A chance to spend quality time with Claudia in an intimate setting!
includes access to
Courtyard Dance Party
Order Tickets HERE
During the seventies,
Claudia Lennear was a musical pioneer who sang background vocals across the genres on stage and on recordings with
Ike and TinaTurner,
Taj Mahal, and many others.
ennear did a number of photography sessions with celebrity photographer Norman Seeff in 1972, when Claudia was at the height of her career and Norman was essentially just beginning his. Lennear is an inaugural member of the Treasury of Claremont Music project to be launched later this year.
Claudia will perform an acoustic set with guitarist Glenn Kishi in the Garner House courtyard at 7:00 pm! Order Tickets HERE
SCRIPPS FINE ARTS FOUNDATION PRESENTS
MARCH 27-APRIL 10 | "Art Detectives" Evening Lecture Series
The Scripps Fine Arts Foundation
Scripps Williamson Gallery
will host an art lecture series
The Art Detectives: How to Cheat Time, Investigate Art, and Sustain Culture
presented by Eric Doehne, Ph.D., a conservation scientist specializing in the intersection of art and science, heritage and legacy.
Each 2-hour lecture-scheduled on Wednesday evenings: March 27 and April 10 at 7 p.m. in Steele Hall 101, 241 E. Eleventh St.-is free and open to the public with light refreshments following. The series is funded by the Spencer Endowment with support from FAF. A field trip that complements the lecture will be offered on the Saturday following each lecture.
March 27 - Artist Materials from Ancient to Modern Times: Discover artists' materials that are vulnerable. Find out how modern art can be preserved. Examine artists' materials, including the invention of ancient pigments. Hear why some of Van Gogh's paintings have changed color.
- Art Detective Object Lessons: Five stories reveal how scientists help us to understand and sustain our art and culture. (Example: lessons learned from the Iceman not only revealed secrets of the Bronze Age but also about the preservation of fragile materials.)
Contact: Fine Arts Foundation
Please consider helping to support our Educational Programs:
Speaker/Film Series, Third Grade History Program,
Publications and Exhibitions - Every Dollar will be put
to good use - Documenting, Celebrating and Preserving
Claremont's Cultural Heritage!