The San Diego arts scene can’t stop its soul-searching, Camp Pendleton exhibit explores black women’s contributions to the military, what NEH cuts might mean for San Diego and more in our weekly roundup of the region’s arts and culture news.
For years, folks have been organizing panels and discussions on why San Diego doesn’t have a more vibrant arts scene. Here are 10 points that continually resurface in the arts world’s neverending soul-searching quest.
A former San Diego artist dies unexpectedly, searching for the “A” in the IDEA District, underrated breweries in San Diego and more in our weekly roundup of all things arts and culture.
Nearly 30 projects are planned or under construction in East Village, some of which are part of a district that developers have imagined as a home for innovation, design, education and arts — the IDEA District. Yet many of the new projects are displacing the elements it’s meant to embody. The art scene that’s survived for years in the neighborhood’s affordable warehouses is on its way out.
Music and art meant to slow things down, a new theater company hits the scene and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
San Diego doesn’t make it easy for people who want to perform in public for tips. In this episode of Culturecast, street performers and a civil rights lawyer sympathetic to their cause explain why they think San Diego’s permitting system violates their First Amendment rights.
Old Town is for tourists. That’s the general consensus anyway, but now a group of landlords and their tenants are working to create a place locals might actually like. A collection of brightly colored, wooden, 1920s-era cottages stands at the corner of Congress and Twiggs streets. The building was purchased in December by three couples who now call […]
When it comes to affordable housing in San Diego, local artists need all the support and attention they can get.
The debate over the vitality of San Diego’s art scene rages on, La Bodega’s landlord speaks out and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
The Old Globe and other major nonprofit arts organizations in San Diego are doing serious community-based work.