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World Art Expo Opening Gala Launches Week of Special Events

Octavian Florescu (left) and Michael Cheval (right) greet guests at the opening of the World Art Expo.
Leading artists from around the globe celebrated the opening of the World Art Expo at a reception held at the Miranda Gallery in Laguna Beach on June 7. The event featured the opening of a new show by world renowned artist Micheal Cheval. Miranda Gallery owner Joe Gordon and World Art Foundation Director Jojo Marengo welcomed dozens of guests who have come to California for a week of special events.

More special events are on the schedule:

Wednesday, June 10th at 9 a.m.: Tea & Croissants with muralist and painter Octavian Florescu at the Grand Salon des Arts Gallery

Wednesday, June 10th at 7.00 p.m.: Reception at La Vie En Rose Restaurant in Brea

Thursday, June 11th at 9 a.m.: Tea & croissants with painter Michael Cheval at the Grand Salon des Arts Gallery

Thursday, June 11th at 7 p.m.: Reception and dinner hosted by the world art foundation

Friday, June 12 at 9 am: Tea and croissants with the panel of master elites

Friday, June 12 10 to 11.30 a.m.: Art discussion by the panel of world masters

Saturday, June 13 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Educational morning at the Fullerton Museum

Program details and directions to the venues are available at the conference hotel for the event, the Fullerton Marriott Hotel. The hotel is also displaying several hundred works of art from participating artists. Prices range from the low hundreds to several thousand dollars each.

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