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Light & Noir Salon
September 24, 2017

Light & Noir Salon
Sept. 24, 2017 12:00 – 5:00 pm
$5.00 members & $15.00 non-members

Explore more of the history of Jewish refugees who fled Nazi persecution during WWII and film noir fashion during Hollywood’s Golden Age at the Light & Noir Salon on Sun., Sept. 24 from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. 

This one-day event features 2 multimedia presentations in conjunction with the Museum’s installation of “Light & Noir: Exiles & Emigres in Hollywood, 1933-1950” continuing through Oct. 15, 2017. At 1:00 p.m., “Voices of the Generations” by Julie Kohner will explore the personal story of her mother’s survival through four concentration camps and relocation in California as featured in the book “Hanna and Walter, A Love Story.” At 3:00 p.m., “The History of Fashion in Film Noir” by historian Kimberly Truhler of will chronicle the costume designs and designers who shaped genre and their continuing influence on fashion today.

Advance tickets are $5.00 for members or $15.00 for non-members and include admission to all current exhibits.* To purchase tickets, use form below or visit the Museum Store Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or Sunday 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.

*Event limited to maximum occupancy of 250. Must provide membership discount code at time of purchase and valid California Museum membership card at time of entry. Sorry, discount not valid for NARM or Time Traveler reciprocal members. For assistance with member ticket purchases, email or call (916) 651-0936.