John Wayne Airport Arts Update
Student Art Contest:
John Wayne Airport has announced the winners of its 24th Annual Student Art Contest, themed “Flying Saves Lives.” Anna Tomov and Kaylie Wang, both of Irvine, received top honors as Grand Prize winners in this year’s contest. Their artwork, along with other winners, is on exhibit in the Thomas F. Riley Terminal from December 16, 2013 through January 15, 2014, on the Arrival level, adjacent to Baggage Carousels 1 and 4. Read more about the art contest here.
Community Focus Space Program:
Art from Plein Art painter Lee Wanderer is currently on display in the Airport’s Community Focus Space Program, located on the Departure (upper) Level near the security screening areas in Terminals A, B and C and on the Arrival (lower) Level adjacent to Baggage Carousels 1 and 4. More information can be found here: www.ocair.com/terminal/artexhibits/#CFS.
ORANGE COUNTY: Destination Art & Culture:
Up next in the ORANGE COUNTY: Destination Art & Culture exhibition program, JWA presents the Philharmonic Society of Orange County, on exhibit from December 20, 2013 through April 2014. Located prior to security screening, the Philharmonic Society of Orange County exhibition is presented in wall-mounted display cases along the pedestrian bridge connecting Terminal B and Terminal C. This exhibition space is a perfect place to highlight amazing art and cultural venues based in Orange County. These cases are visible to anyone traveling through JWA – ticketed passengers and visitors alike. Enjoy!