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Your tax-deductible donation will go towards keeping this event free to all, mounting the exhibition, and raising awareness of a historic site in need of renovation and support.

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KNOWLEDGES at Mount Wilson Observatory is a weekend-long art event taking place on the grounds of a historic 100-year-old observatory located north of Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Mountains. More than thirty Los Angeles artists are participating with paintings, sculptures, photography, film screenings, music and sound performances, lectures and installations.


We are seeking volunteers to assist throughout both days of the event. Volunteers receive access to the limited-admission Saturday Night Viewing Program, plus a KNOWLEDGES limited-run “STAR STUFF ON BOARD” bumper sticker and a day-parking pass. More info here. If you would like to be involved, please contact us.

In-Kind Donations

We are seeking the loan or donation of the following equipment: 16-millimeter projector with looper, audio speakers, digital projectors, cinema digital projector, generators, flashlights, a public address system, construction materials, display cases…


Please make check payable to Pasadena Arts Council FBO Knowledges and mail to the below address along with a completed donation form:

Pasadena Arts Council
65 S. Grand Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

Fiscal Sponsorship

KNOWLEDGES is an independent artist-run organization made possible through the enthusiasm and generosity of our supporters. We are a project of the Pasadena Arts Council's EMERGE Fiscal Sponsorship Program. The Pasadena Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Donations to KNOWLEDGES are tax-deductible.