Pasadena Chalk Festival: New Museum Exhibit

Celebrate 25 years of the long-running art-on-the-ground spectacular, at the Pasadena Museum of History.

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Brian Biery
Eye "photos and videos" of exceptional artwork, including Gloria Ing and team's "Masquerade Party," at the Pasadena Museum of History. "Art in the Street: 25 Years of the Pasadena Chalk Festival" is on through Aug. 13, 2017.
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Eye "photos and videos" of exceptional artwork, including Gloria Ing and team's "Masquerade Party," at the Pasadena Museum of History. "Art in the Street: 25 Years of the Pasadena Chalk Festival" is on through Aug. 13, 2017.
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The museum worked with the Light Bringer Project, the organization behind the Pasadena Chalk Festival, to stage the comprehensive exhibition.
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Light Bringer Project
The exhibition also includes "...the creation and installation of chalk murals," in addition to photographs and videos. Pictured: A work by David McRobbie and Team
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The on-the-ground pieces have saluted a variety of subjects and topics, including Hollywood's monster movie past. Visitors to the Pasadena Museum of History exhibit can expect the occasional live demo, giving a deeper peek into the world of the chalk artist. (Artist: Karlos Aguilar)
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It's the Fab Four! Pop culture, beloved masterpieces of yore, and trompe l'oeil works have been popular themes over the years. (Artist: Shuji Nishimura)
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You'll be able to eye "the tools of the trade" at the exhibition, which include all of the needed chalk pieces and accoutrement that artists rely on while quickly and deftly drafting a scene. (Artist: Gus Moran)
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One behind-the-scenes feature of the "Art in the Street" exhibition? A chance to learn the artists' stories, and what goes into the creation of these challenging, brevity-beautiful artworks. Learn more about this beloved festival through Aug. 13, 2017 at the Pasadena Museum of History. (Artist: Bianca Ornelas)
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