Art Club

Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2, 2019

Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus

Free Admission to All Events

About the Event

Discover the creativity of Northeast Los Angeles through this weekend of art, music, and poetry. The annual festival celebrates the legacy of legendary author, journalist, and historic Southwest Museum founder Charles Fletcher Lummis.
At the Autry's historic Southwest Museum campus, a California Art Club Paint-Out/Sculpt-Out will take place Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
The California Plein Air movement flourished along the Arroyo Seco at the turn of the century. During Lummis Days weekend, California Art Club artists carry on the tradition with an outdoor paint-out/sculpt-out to create works inspired by the Southwest Museum site’s views, history, and architecture. Presented by the California Art Club in partnership with the Autry Museum of the American West.
The Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington campus will be open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2. Visitors can also explore two exhibitions, Four Centuries of Pueblo Pottery and Making a Big Noise: The Explorations of Charles Lummis.
For the full schedule of Lummis Day activities in Northeast Los Angeles, visit

Please note: The Autry's Mt. Washington campus (NOT the Griffith Park campus) is part of Lummis Days. The Mt. Washington campus is located at 234 Museum Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90065.