“American Qur’an” AND Yarn Bombing the Sherman

Artist Sandow Birk and Jordan Elgrably, Executive Director of the Markaz, Arts Center for the Greater Middle East consider Birk’s epic project, “American Qur’an,” a recently opened exhibition at the Orange County Museum of Art. Running through February 28, 2016 the show is already getting a lot of attention. The museum is located at 850 San Clemente in Newport Beach. Details are available at: http://www.sandowbirk.com/ and http://www.ocma.net/.

In the second, short segment Erin Aguiar, manager of horticulture, talks about bringing her own artistic commentary to the Sherman Library and Gardens. Her yarn bombing installation, brought to you by the toiling of 100 local knitters, can be viewed until November 28, at 2647 East Coast Hwy, Corona Del Mar, CA. Information is available at: (949) 673-2261 or http://www.slgardens.org/.