Irvine Marriott Unveils Redesign With Studio: Culture – A Community Open House Featuring Music, Food, Art And More!

Friday, March 03, 2017

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The Irvine Marriott presents an evening of visual, musical and performance art with Studio: Culture, a community open house held on Thursday March 9 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Hotel guests and Orange County locals are invited to expand the mind for an inventive evening of art, culture and creation that features Southern California artisans and musicians. The hotel’s recently completed multi-million dollar property-wide redesign reintroduces the Irvine Marriott as a blank canvas where big ideas are given a physical presence.

At Studio: Culture, the Irvine Marriott showcases its transformation to a modern, coastal-inspired studio and invites guests to explore its redesign through activities and artistic experiences spread throughout the hotel.

Guests enter Studio: Culture through the hotel’s new Cannery Row shipping container event space, and throughout the evening experience food, drink, music and art stations that include:

• Live Action Art Stations from Surfboard Artist, Drew Brophy and Chalk Artists, We Talk Chalk

• Pop-up Gallery from Upcyclist, Derek McDonald

• Specialty Food Truck and Concessions available for purchase throughout the evening

• Hand-Crafted Libations and Bites from the Irvine Marriott’s culinary team, including cocktails in the acclaimed, YNK pop-up bar

• Music and Entertainment from Emilio Modern Gypsy and Street Beat Drummers

Studio: Culture is open to public and free to attend, advance registration is recommended. Guests can sign up to attend here.

Studio: Culture is part of the Irvine Marriott’s Studio Irvine event series, which celebrates inventiveness through imagery, enticing flavors and dynamic thinking.

Additional Studio Irvine events include, Studio: Innovation, which will be held on Thursday, April 6. Follow the Studio Irvine experience by tagging @IrvineMarriott and using the hashtag #StudioIrvine.

For more information about the Irvine Marriott or the Studio Irvine event series, contact Haley at

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