Art lovers and their families are invited to Lux Art Institute’s Free Saturday on December 12. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., guests will enjoy an open house with free admission, studio tours, refreshments and live music.
Lux Liaisons will guide visitors through the studio where they will be able to view Susan Hauptman’s exhibit of mesmerizing charcoal self-portraits and still lifes.
Lux, San Diego’s interactive art destination, is dedicated to encouraging the artistic curiosity of guests of all ages. Lux’s programs include the new Studio Series (guest speakers share their perspective about current exhibits through commentary and discussion), Luxcursions (classroom fieldtrips to Lux,) the Valise Project, (portable museums presented to schools throughout San Diego,) Summer Art Camp and Free Saturday.
Lux Art Institute is located at 1550 South El Camino Real in Encinitas. Parking for Free Saturday is available in the Sanderling-Waldorf School parking lot and in posted parking zones along El Camino Real.
Lux regular hours are Thursday and Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost is $10 for two visits. For more information, visit http://www.luxartinstitute.org or call 760.436.6611.