A new exhibit explores how UCSD artists pushed the bounds of photography, preservation vs. another new stadium in East Village, the airport says no thanks to Bill Walton and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
Gay Sinclair has been selling off many of the buildings she owns in and around East Village. The one she says she’ll never give up is the historic Wonder Bread building. Yet she might not have a choice. If Measure C passes, there’s a chance the city could use eminent domain to force Sinclair to accept a deal and clear the way for a convadium. It wouldn’t be the first time she’s been forced to surrender a historic building for a stadium.
Stuff for sale in North Park becomes art on display in North Park; fall arts previews commence, babies in breweries and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
Space 4 Art sits in the shadow of a construction crane, one of several towering over the East Village right now. “We’re surrounded on three sides by developers putting up high rises,” said Bob Leathers, one of the Space 4 Art founders. “It’s cranes galore down here.” Space 4 Art is in a brick and […]
The Barrio Logan arts explosion explodes on, an arts mystery in North Park solved, more on craft beer and “selling out” and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
Episode four of Culturecast, VOSD’s podcast covering the intersection of arts and gentrification in Barrio Logan, explores community members’ fears that Barrio Logan will follow the same trajectory as East Village if the Chargers get their new downtown stadium. They say the arts scene that’s been flourishing in and around Barrio Logan will die if the stadium’s built.
Carol Williams to step down as the city’s civic organist, artistic interventions along the border and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
Ducky Waddle’s calls it quits, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego contracts before it expands and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego is eliminating eight full-time positions and 20 part-time positions, and closing its La Jolla campus beginning in January. The layoffs come in anticipation of the museum’s big expansion, which will triple the exhibition space of the La Jolla location.
San Diego’s “podfather” on what he loves about podcasts, tiki lovers unite, a new One Book, One San Diego is unveiled and more in our weekly roundup of all things arts and culture.