The struggles and successes of Arts District Liberty Station, Ginger Shulick Porcella shakes things up once more by leaving town and more in our weekly roundup of the region’s arts and culture news.
Arts District Liberty Station was envisioned as a place where artists could thrive without worrying about being pushed out by rising rents. But a decade after its launch, arts tenants are finding themselves in the same spot the district was meant to insulate them from: Rents there are too high for many of them to afford.
The real lives of border-crossers, assumptions that held back the South Bay’s craft beer scene and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
Placemaking projects — where community members transform empty lots and underused spaces — have the potential to attract tourists and local visitors to neighborhoods they might not normally visit, boosting the local economy and even creating safer streets.
A drive down memory lane in Balboa Park, we’re planning a craft coffee event, the U-T and KPBS are teaming up for a book festival and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
The latest episode of Culturecast visits a public art series called Parkeology, whose latest installment revisits Balboa Park’s gay cruising culture.
Art is popping up in public places — and in places that are technically public but where no one actually goes. Plus: The case for a permitting system for street performers, the most memorable border art pieces and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
There’s been an uptick in art projects happening at the border now that President Donald Trump is in office. With so much attention on the border, it’s worth taking a quick look at some of the art that’s attempted to tackle the prickly issues surrounding it. Here are 20 instances of gutsy, controversial art that has explored the border.
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.