Friday, Jan. 17
6-8 p.m. Join Casa Romantica for the opening reception of “After The Fires: Stuart Palley.” Admission to the reception is free and includes complimentary wine and cheese. Palley is a photographer based in Southern California focusing on environmental issues and wildfires as an acute effect of climate change. His photographic art series Terra Flamma: Wildfires at Night documents the most acute effects of drought in California—wildfires—through long exposure images at night. Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente. 949.498.2139. casaromantica.org.