A lot can be said in a 140-character message, or a tweet. Twitter has revolutionized how people get their news and interact with others in the community. Social media is one of the best avenues for the Orange County community to stay up to date about the local art scene. Following the right Twitter users allows you to hone in on the exhibits, galleries and artists that shape the Orange County scene.
OC Art Blog
Keep yourself up to date with what is happening in the world of contemporary art with the OC Art Blog. Announcing events ranging from art gallery openings to exhibits around the Orange County area, this feed introduces you to artists giving insight, technique and inspiration to their work. Get the latest news and the insight from the Orange County team responsible for OC Art Blog.
OC Art Guide
If you are looking for a comprehensive source that will give you insight to shows, events, galleries, museums, artists and classes, then look no further than the OC Art Guide. More than 1,500 followers get information about artists that range from Hiroko and Sylvia Boulware to galleries that are popping up all over the Orange County region. By following the OC Art Guide, you can follow news of the Orange County art scene.
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Richard Chang has been an arts writer for The Orange County Register for 13 years. Covering everything from film festivals, visual arts, general arts and much more, Chang provides unique insight and is informative on all things art in Orange County for the local community. He also contributes to ARTnews Magazine and teaches at UCLA on topics of arts and entertainment journalism. On his Asians in Aztlan website, he states that some of his favorite artists include Paul Cezanne, Wassily Kandinsky, Joan Miro, Georgia O’Keeffe, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Robert Rauschenberg and Andy Warhol.
Evan A. Senn
Evan Senn is a contributing arts writer for the OC Register, Artillery, ArtScene, Juxtapoz and KCET Artbound, along with being an arts and culture editor for Inland Empire Weekly. She proves to be a great source for all things art in the Orange County region. Her past work includes analysis of the 20-year anniversary of Kustom Kulture, a movement that captures the the influence of surf, car and motorcycle in Southern California.
The Bowers Museum is one of the most respected and largest museums in the Orange County area. With a vision of celebrating world cultures through art, the museum was voted one of the best museums for 15 consecutive years by the Orange County Register. What better place to get updates about art from around the world than from an institution that aims to enrich lives through the world’s arts and cultures? Stay up to date with all of the recent events and exhibits being held at the Bowers via Twitter.
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Elle Toussi is a freelance writer covering all things Orange County. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.