ESMoA Activities for March

March 1 – 31, 2019

El Segundo Museum of Art offers the community a variety of activities every month….. and most of it is FREE!

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ESMoA is located at 208 Main Street, El Segundo, CA 90245.

Check out what’s happening in March….

Fridays, March 8, 15, 22, 29 3:30pm to 5pm
Foodtopia – A Food-inspired Workshop Series for Young Creatives – Invent Hybrid Kitchen Tool
Let’s have fun at FOODTOPIA! We’ll play, sketch, design, build, tinker and tune-up our own inventions using recycled materials. Workshops begin with sketching exercises before exploring different art challenges inspired by EAT. For participants 10 and up. Join us on select Fridays; no RSVP required. Materials provided by ESMoA. Admission: FREE

Saturday, March 16, 2019 1pm to 3pm
Find Your Food Story – A Writing Workshop with Karla T. Vasquez
Everyone has a food story. Access and develop your food story for yourself or for publication with food writer and historian Karla T. Vasquez. The workshop is free and writing materials will be provided. Max. 10 participants; registration is required. RSVP to Once registration is confirmed, Karla will email participants with additional instructions. Admission: FREE

Saturday, March 23 11am to 12:30pm
Not That Serious: Drawing for Fun
In this drawing workshop, our aim is to loosen up and draw for the fun of it. We’ll play group drawing games, do guided exercises, and free draw in the gallery space with guest facilitator Kiley Wolff. No experience needed with drawing or having fun; all skill levels welcome. Bring friends or come alone! Admission: FREE

Saturday, March 23, 2019 1pm to 3pm
Karla Diaz: Prison Gourmet
A restaging of Karla Diaz’s multi-disciplinary installation Prison Gourmet will take place in ESMoA’s gallery. Prison Gourmet encourages visitors to think about the politics of food and resistance. The project evolved from the artist’s personal experience with an imprisoned family member. During the performance, Diaz will recreate one of the prison recipes she has collected from inmates and give samples of the dish to the audience. Q+A to follow. Admission: FREE

Saturday, March 30, 2019 1pm to 4pm
Open Studio with Olivia Funes Lastra
Join OTIS/ESMoA Artist-in-Residence Olivia Funes Lastra for an Open Studio at ESMoA. Admission: FREE

Every Friday 10am to 11am
JUST DRAW – ESMoA Adult Drawing Club
Come and draw with us! In this informal club, we’ll start with warm-up drawing exercises and then just draw, taking inspiration from the featured artworks. We also work with unexpected design challenges. Come every Friday or just drop-in, we provide drawing materials. Adults only. All skill levels welcome. Admission: FREE

February 28 until May 18, 2019
Experience 39: EAT
EAT invites visitors to find inspiration in the diversity and creative power of food.