Culture Report: Beauty and the Border
Commissioning artists to fancy up the new port of entry, plus expressing complex (and sometimes angry) feelings about 'la linea' in a new art series in North Park, theater in non-traditional spaces, everything you need to prep for fall art offerings and more in our weekly culture roundup.
Alex Zaragoza | September 9, 2014 |
Culture Report: A Surge of San Diego Pride at Spreckels
Drive Like Jehu comes back from the dead to thrill fans at Spreckels, the top fall arts events to get stoked about, a sneak peek into Steve Martin's "Bright Star," eating your way through Rosarito and more in our weekly culture roundup.
Alex Zaragoza | September 2, 2014 |
Culture Report: The Last Piece of Art Pulse Flatlines
Alex Zaragoza | August 26, 2014 |
Culture Report: An Uphill Battle to Fund San Diego Arts, Part Two
Psychedelic murals - no, not the ones getting disrespected in Tijuana, but we'll get to those too - plus an official appointment to the Commission for Arts and Culture and more in our weekly culture round-up.
Alex Zaragoza | August 19, 2014 |
Culture Report: An Uphill Battle to Fund San Diego Arts
Alex Zaragoza | August 12, 2014 |
The Push for a Harassment-Free Comic-Con
Women who spend hours on costumes for Comic-Con often have much different experiences at the convention than men. A group of women wants Comic-Con to create a detailed harassment policy – and to make sure convention-goers know it exists.
Sara Libby | July 24, 2014 |
Personalities, Permits and the Impracticality of Public Art
A local artist and the city's interim director of the Commission for Arts and Culture have butted heads over two recent projects. To keep one alive, artist Roberto Salas says he'll bypass the city altogether.
Gwyneth Shoecraft | July 18, 2014 |
Culture Report: She’s Crafty, Global Empowerment Edition
Alex Zaragoza | July 15, 2014 |
Barrio Logan Group Wants Artists to Rise Along With New Buildings
Barrio Logan is in the midst of a self-imposed identity crisis. Enter the Barrio Art Association. The group has been formed to fulfill two missions: promote Barrio Logan artists and to preserve the area’s Chicano heritage.
Alex Zaragoza | July 14, 2014 |
New Life for Park Boulevard Sculptures After a Big Roadblock
It’s been a long road for Roberto Salas and his series public art installation, “Night Visions.” After a long battle with the city over the ultimate fate of the installation, the fully restored pieces made their debut earlier this month.