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Japanese Monsters, El Santo, And Ephemeral Art

July 17
By Beth Accomando
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Wednesday night an art show called Japanese Monster: A Group Art Exhibition opened at Mike Hess Brewing. Twenty-three San Diego artists were displaying their work but one artist was not.

Fate Of Che Café At UCSD In Extended Limbo

July 16
By Angela Carone
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Supporters of the Che Café at UC San Diego have been given a short reprieve from eviction. They now hope to work with the university to preserve the music venue and vegan cafe.

The Game's Afoot With An Aging 'Mr. Holmes'

July 16
By Beth Accomando
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After more than a century, Sherlock Holmes’ popularity continues to rise with a play at the Globe, more of the BBC series in the wings, and now Sir Ian McKellan taking on the role of the great detective for the feature film, “Mr. Holmes” (opening July 17 in select San Diego theaters).

The Imperfect Perfection Of Comic-Con

July 15
By Beth Accomando
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With 600 hours of programming, a quarter mile of exhibit hall and an ever-widening radius of outside activity, Comic-Con is sensory overload and all you can hope to do is taste a tiny sample of the pop culture smorgasbord.

Behind The Scenes At The Symphony’s Surprise Star Wars Concert

July 14
By Angela Carone
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The San Diego Symphony performed a surprise concert for 7,000 Star Wars fans during Comic-Con and it was all kept top secret.

Prisoners' Art On Display At Oceanside Museum Of Art

July 13
Promise Yee
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Inmates of Donovan state prison created artwork for an exhibit at the Oceanside Museum of Art.

Art Exhibit About Coney Island Opens At San Diego Museum Of Art

July 13
By Angela Carone
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Over the decades, artists, filmmakers and writers have been fascinated with Coney Island’s amusement parks and carnival sideshows.

San Diego Symphony Puts On 'Star Wars' Concert For Comic-Con Crowd

July 11
By City News Service
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Director J.J. Abrams and the San Diego Symphony surprised "Star Wars" fans with a free special performance of the music from the franchise at San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, a symphony spokesman said Saturday.

Multitasking at Comic-Con — There's An App For That

July 10
By Matthew Bowler
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A new app is being billed as"Uber for queueing up," and it's helping costumed superheroes and their fans at San Diego's annual pop cultural festival.

Barrio Logan Wants In On Comic-Con Spotlight

July 9
By Matthew Bowler
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Business owners in the San Diego neighborhood said they don't benefit from the international event so they're hosting Chicano-Con.