seenlocal2
Oct. 3 2012
The 225-foot-long Martin Luther King Jr. mural along Highway 94 has finally come to fruition, six years after the project was awarded a $300,000 grant from Caltrans
seenlocal1
Oct. 3 2012
Molly and James Enos are activist architects, which might make a little more sense if you've seen The Periscope Project, the two-story shipping-container studios and gallery on 16th Street near J Street...
A&C
Oct. 3 2012
The cultural significance of Barrio Logan's month-old Public Market goes beyond farmers and artisans having a permanent, indoor location to serve locals and attract tourists
grubby
Sept. 28 2012
At a party a couple of Friday nights ago, one of my Ocean Beach buddies started quizzing me on the food and drink joints I've been to in his neighborhood
seenlocal2
Sept. 25 2012
Chances are, you laughed out loud at the adorable Batman twins on CityBeat's cover this week
seenlocal
Sept. 25 2012
Since May, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) has been hosting informal meetings with the founders of several local art collectives, and it's evolved into a collaborative project dubbed Think...
a&c
Sept. 25 2012
In 1910, when Bankers Hill and Middletown were interchangeable names for the neighborhood north of Downtown and west of Balboa Park, a massive craftsman home was built for Frederick Bleeker Jackson and...
fa-lit
Sept. 18 2012
"I was in New York on September 11," Justin Hudnall says, "and one of the things that I hesitate to tell people, but that's absolutely true-is that it was the most alive I've ever felt."
grubby
Sept. 14 2012
As I searched for an eatery to write about this week, I was shocked to discover that one of my favorite restaurants in San Diego has yet to be covered by traditional media in more than just a two-line...
seen2
Sept. 12 2012
CityBeat's cover art this week is an illustration of Claire Boucher, better known by her stage name, Grimes, the Canadian electro-pop artist
seenlocal1
Sept. 12 2012
These days, Spenser Little's doing a lot of work with copper, which he manipulates into everything from art nouveau, European-style portraits of women-some are 6 feet tall-to entire poems that he's...
a&c1
Sept. 12 2012
From the walls of the art gallery at Southwestern College, 21 sets of eyes appear focused on artist Neil Shigley as he points to one portrait and then another, referring to subjects by first name and describing...
seenlocal2
Sept. 5 2012
Christopher Konecki grew up in San Diego and took off after graduating from Point Loma Nazarene University in 2008 to travel and test other waters
seenlocal1
Sept. 5 2012
Marianela de la Hoz moved to San Diego from Mexico City 10 years ago. She's been drawing since childhood and says it's her way of understanding the world
grubby
Sept. 2 2012
Fact: Convoy Street is the most delicious stretch in San Diego. If you disagree, it's time to put down the new-American Kool-Aid and venture away from North Park
seen3
Aug. 29 2012
In its fourth year, Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair (Sept. 6 through 9) is making a symbolic move to the Balboa Park Activity Center, a location that challenges the church-and-state separation of museums...
a&c
Aug. 29 2012
These days, Zoro Garden in Balboa Park is a popular place to tie the knot, but in 1935, it was the site of the most controversial attraction at the California Pacific International Exposition-a nudist...
seenlocal2
Aug. 15 2012
Looking at Brandon Lomax's paintings, it appears as though he's disregarded the lines in a coloring book.
seenlocal1
Aug. 15 2012
This week's cover is a recreation of artist Dave Warshaw's Urban Taxidermy, his name for a series of nightmarish creatures that he draws on wood using a ballpoint pen-from flying monkeys with antlers to...
a&c
Aug. 15 2012
Scott B. Davis' fine-art career took off after The New York Times, The New Yorker and Village Voice all reviewed his first solo East Coast exhibition in 2008.

Calendar

  • Presented by Pacific Arts Movement, the sixth annual mini film fest features 14 film programs from 10 countries that includes everything from docs to romantic tearjerkers. See website for full lineup and...
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
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