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Harvest gallery presents an exhibit by contemporary artist Ruben Amirian at the gallery, 938 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale. The exhibit continues until Feb. 25. Born in Tehran, Iran, Amirian started painting in his early teens. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. For more information, call (818) 546-1000 or visit www.harvestgallery.com.
A talk on the opera "Tannhauser" by Richard Wagner will be given by Los Angeles Opera Speaker Bureau member Arlene Stone at 2 p.m. at Brand Library in Brand Park, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale. Admission is free. Call (818) 548-2051.