The Pennington Dance Group (Photo – cityofpasadena.net)

ArtNight Pasadena, Fall 2021, returns with hybrid, virtual and in-person events.

By News Desk

The free evening of art, music and entertainment showcases some of Pasadena’s most important arts and cultural institutions. There will be no shuttle service for the general public this time around, but there will be two access routes by bus from the town hall.

Sanitary requirements

City officials are urging people with symptoms of the illness to stay home. Masks are required indoors and in many outdoor environments.

For all indoor environments that expect more than 1,000 visitors, customers must show proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID test (72 hours) at the front door.

Calendar

  1. A BEDROOM TO CREATE
    1158 East Colorado Blvd.
    arcpasadena.org
    The Pennington Dance Group features local dance and performing artists on an outdoor stage under the evening stars.
    > In person
    > Outdoor signage
  2. ARTS ARMORY CENTER
    145 N. Raymond Avenue
    armoryarts.org/artnight
    Enjoy the exhibition Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe (by appointment), an installation by Sehba Sarwar in Memorial Park, Zoom art classes and streaming art experiences.
    > Virtual and in person: RSVP required.
    > Proof of vaccination or Neg. Test in the last 72 hours.
    > Outdoor signage
  3. DESIGN COLLEGE ART CENTER, HMCT
    950 S. Raymond Avenue
    hmctartcenter.org
    Introductory video to our C4PTCH4 TH1S program — viewable at 950 S. Raymond. In the south parking lot, outdoor display panels present the typographic works of ArtCenter students.
    > In person
    > Outdoor signage
  4. ARTWORKS TEEN CENTER
    2914 E. Walnut St.
    workspasadena.com
    An evening of indoor and outdoor performances, practical art from a distance. Discover the magic of the GroWORKS garden.
    > In person
    > Inside. Mask required.
    > Proof of vaccination or Neg. Test in the last 72 hours.
  5. BOSTON COURT PASADENA
    70 N Mentor Ave.
    bostoncourtpasadena.org
    BCP invites the community to paint their thoughts on 2020 and their hopes for the future. On display is the Six Ap feet[ART] Project which presents the individual paintings as a series of beautiful patchwork murals.
    Food Truck: (Fat Boys).
    > In person
    > Proof of vaccination or Neg. Test in the last 72 hours.
  6. CALIFORNIA ART CLUB
    californieartclub.org
    Watch nationally recognized artists with the California Art Club create new works of art featuring a live model. Young aspiring artists can paint.
    > Virtual
  7. PASADENA TOWN HALL
    100 N. Garfield Ave.
    cityofpasadena.net/arts
    Stop at the Town Hall for information, enjoy a snack, and listen to musical samples from I’m fine, you’re fine at the OK Corral by the Americana Theater. Also performing: SUBS, a local acoustic trio playing favorite songs from the 1950s to the present day. These two acts will alternate throughout the evening.
    Food Truck: Pie ‘N Burger
    > In person
    > Outside
  8. LINEAGE ARTS CENTER
    920 E. Mountain Street
    lineagepac.org
    Original contemporary choreography and live music in the newly completed Lineage Performing Arts Center in Northwest Pasadena.
    > In person.
    > Proof of vaccination or Neg. Test in the last 72 hours.
  9. MUSEUM
    muse-ique.com
    A look at his 10e Anniversary season, celebrating the music of our great City of Angels. The videos feature public premieres of recently recorded live events led by Artistic Director Rachael Worby featuring artists from MUSE / IQUE, as well as highlights from the In a minute! (…Or two) and In the wings programs.
    > Virtual
  10. PARSON’S NOSE THEATER
    parsonsnose.org
    Parson’s Nose Radio Theater presents the hugely popular 19th century comedy melodrama The perilous streets of Pasadena! by Irish playwright Dion Boucicault, adapted by Lance Davis.
    > Virtual
  11. PASADENA CENTRAL LIBRARY
    cityofpasadena.net/library/
    Long live the party Virtual celebration Hispanic Heritage Month with book presentations, watch craft demonstrations, book Take and make kits in the libraries to continue the celebration.
    > Virtual
  12. PASADENA TOWN COLLEGE
    1570 E. Colorado Blvd. – Front lawn
    pasadena.edu/campus-life/the-arts/the-galleries
    The CCP Galleries will present two works by NOTatalie bookchin. “The act of changing the position of something” is a site-specific outdoor video billboard on the CCP’s lawn that posts videos of black-led uprisings shared on the Internet. The slow, looping projection portrays movement to a location as an act of standing still, “standing” and occupying space, even when confronted with dispersal and disappearance.
    > In person
    > Outdoor signage
  13. PASADENA MUSIC CONSERVATORY
    pasadenaconservatory.org
    The Pasadena Conservatory of Music presents classical, jazz and multicultural performances broadcast live and pre-recorded by PCM students, faculty members and special guests!
    > Virtual
  14. PASADENA HISTORY MUSEUM
    pasadenahistory.org
    From Senet to Monopoly via Terraforming Mars: 4,600 years of board games. The evolution of board games has turned them into a popular pastime all over the world. Join Nick Smith on another fascinating adventure as we learn about the history and popularity of ancient games, familiar classics, and today’s popular versions of this age-old quest. A pre-recorded presentation will be available throughout the evening.
    > Virtual
  15. UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PASADENA
    pusd.us/maspuentes
    Más Puentes / Menos Muros Feature writings, art, videos and banners that share stories of immigrant and refugee students at Blair High School International Academy.
    > Virtual, with in person
    > Outside
  16. RED HEN PRESS
    redhen.org
    Take a virtual peek at unique sculptures by artists Sabine Meyer in Reckendorf and Petra eiko, chat live with Red Hen staff about book publishing and win FREE books!
    > Virtual
  17. SHUmei Arts Council
    shumeiarts.org/events.html
    Tune in to Shumei’s virtual programming with Calligraphy demonstration by Kihachiro Nishiura, Organ concert for children with Christoph Bull, and Ikebana demonstration with Jane Imaï.
    > Virtual.
  18. THE GAME HOUSE
    4 Westmoreland Place
    gamblehouse.org
    Music for your inbox celebrates the Gamble House with an outdoor video screening of a string quartet performance featuring the music of Johanna beyer, Charles ives, and Pamela Z.
    > Virtual
    > In-person visit outside (masks required)
  19. USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM
    46 N Los Robles Ave.
    pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu/calendar
    an outdoor artistic creation workshop inspired by the national flowers of Asia and the Pacific, led by an artist Diane williams at the Pacific Asia Museum! Participants will learn the basics of embroidery to create a unique national flower. RSVP required. Timed tickets available on the museum website.
ARTNIGHT PASADENA
October 8, 2021
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
News desk
Latest articles by News Desk (see everything)