Rep. Duncan Hunter kicks off a debate about art censorship, the push to diversify local theater, the story behind Javier Plascencia’s departure from Bracero and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
Lemon Grove sets its sights on an arts district, a San Diego photographer lands on a New York Times best of 2016 list and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
The finale of “Culturecast” has landed, bad news for arts venues in Barrio Logan post-Ghost Ship, RIP to the Don Diego clock and more in our weekly roundup of arts and culture news.
Revisiting the city’s reasoning for putting public art in inaccessible places, San Diego artists react to the Oakland fire and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
The city says it puts pricey public art pieces in facilities that aren’t accessible to the public because it has to — the funding anchors the art to the site. But a closer look reveals the city might be overly cautious in its approach and that locating the art in nearby locations where the public might actually get to enjoy it could be within the rules after all.
Hillcrest and Mission Valley are getting new fire stations, but neither will come with public art. The city of San Diego has a policy requiring 2 percent of the cost of city construction projects be spent on public art. So when new city buildings like fire stations, libraries, pump stations, lifeguard stations and water facilities are […]
San Diego loses two artists, sneaking fine art onto billboards and more in our weekly roundup of the region’s arts and culture news.
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.
The Lyceum’s parking problems, arts groups salute Conrad Prebys, the Roscoe’s rumors are true and more in our weekly digest of arts and culture news.
A decade after it failed to pass a plan that would help fund public art projects in the city, Chula Vista is on the verge of making it happen.