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1951 April 7, ๐™’๐™๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™š๐™ง ๐™‰๐™š๐™ฌ๐™จ:

Jean Charlot, internationally famed muralist, show his lithographs in a solo exhibit at the Whittier Art Gallery.
He has also authored books including ๐˜ˆ๐˜ณ๐˜ต ๐˜ง๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜บ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ด ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜‹๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ.

Note:ย  Jean Charlot, worked in the true fresco technique during the early 1920s. He befriended Mexican muralists Diego Rivera, David Siqueiros, and Jose Orozco.

1953 October 27, ๐™’๐™๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™š๐™ง ๐™‰๐™š๐™ฌ๐™จ:

Bohemian Nightโ€™s second year featured a hilarious melodrama entitled โ€œThe Lighthouse Keeperโ€™s Daughterโ€, the โ€œclever farceโ€ was written and narrated by Mabel George Haig. The eveningโ€™s live music was played on piano and accordion. Mrs. Paul Van Cleave, Paul Gardiner, Dick Squires, and Blanch Hutchison, performed Mabel Haigโ€™s melodrama, โ€œThe Lighthouse Keepers Daughterโ€.

1953 October 29, ๐™’๐™๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™š๐™ง ๐™‰๐™š๐™ฌ๐™จ:

The second annual Bohemian Night was produced by the galleryโ€™s artists. Placed in the setting of โ€œCafรฉ Bohemiaโ€,
was the proprietor and other โ€œemployeesโ€ of the cafรฉ. Art Association artists became writers, musicians, and actors
in this effort to raise money for the Galleryโ€™s Building Fund.

1957 June 18, ๐™’๐™๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™š๐™ง ๐™‰๐™š๐™ฌ๐™จ:

Milford Zornes one-man show at the Whittier Art Gallery features a collection of his watercolors, temperas, and
oil paintings. Milford Zornes is a nationally recognized watercolor painter, a member of the American Watercolor Society and art director of the Padua Institute at Padua Hills. At his artistโ€™s talk, he spoke of his experiences in
Thule, Greenland.