The Brand Library Art Galleries is accepting submissions from artists, curators, and artist groups for exhibitions to be held in 2015 and early 2016. Read More>
Thursday, March 5, 7:00 p.m., Brand Library Recital Hall
Based on Ari Seth Cohen’s famed blog of the same name, this film paints intimate and colorful portraits of independent, stylish women aged 62 to 95 who are challenging conventional ideas about beauty, aging, and Western culture’s increasing obsession with youth. After the screening a discussion and Q&A will take place with beauty blogger Donnal Lethal.
Art, Music & Beyond!In the midst of the City of Glendale's verdant Brand Park sits Brand Library & Art Center, the art and music section of the Library, Arts & Culture Department. This cultural resource serves an ever-widening public interested in the arts, and is a unique destination for art, music and beyond.
Facilities at Brand Library & Art Center include an Art and Music Library, Art Galleries and Recital Hall. Activities in the Center's Art Studios are programmed by the Community Services and Parks Department.
Brand Library is staffed by subject specialist librarians and has over 110,000 items, including books, scores, DVDs, CDs, LPs, and magazines.
Brand Library & Art Center sponsors many events that are free and open to the public including art exhibitions, concerts, art & music lectures, dance events, films, computer classes, children's events and library tours.
In 1956 Brand Library & Art Center opened to the public in Miradero, the beautiful home of Glendale pioneer Leslie C. Brand, and has been serving music and art lovers from across Southern California ever since.
EXPLORE & DISCOVER
Tours are available to interested groups and may be scheduled by calling Brand Library at 818-548-2051.
A UNIQUE EVENT DESTINATION
Special event rentals of the Galleries and the Plaza or filming at Brand Library will be considered on a case-by-case basis starting in July 2015. Call 818-548-2051 for more information.
BRAND PARK & STUDIOS
- Permits for photography in the park (including wedding photography) may be obtained by calling the Community Services and Parks Department at 818-548-2184. Permits for filming in the park may be obtained by calling the Community Services and Parks Department at 818-548-3813.
- The Brand Studios holds classes downstairs from the Art Galleries. Call 818-548-2184 for more information.
- Information about the Japanese Teahouse and Doctor's House may be obtained by calling 818-548-2184.
SUPPORT BRAND LIBRARY & ART CENTER
The Brand Associates is a volunteer organization that supports and promotes the Brand Library & Art Center as an arts, cultural, educational, and historic resource for the region. This non-profit support group welcomes new members. Application forms are available at associatesofbrand.org/join or at Brand Library.
Brand Library & Art Center1601 West Mountain Street
Glendale, CA 91201
Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.