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Fall Arts 2016: Highlights From Theater, Music And Visual Arts

Fall Arts 2016: Highlights From Theater, Music And Visual Arts

Sept. 23
By Nina Garin, Alison St John

Arts writers Seth Combs, James Chute and Nina Garin discuss their top picks for San Diego's robust fall arts season.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Lion King' To Animal Photography

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Lion King' To Animal Photography

Sept. 9
By Nina Garin

This weekend brings a little bit of everything from animal photography to comedy, and much more.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Trolley Opera And Toy Pianos

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Trolley Opera And Toy Pianos

Sept. 2
By Nina Garin

The long weekend brings offbeat events, like a toy piano festival and opera near the trolley tracks. Plus, a tribute to Gene Wilder.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Art Of Élan And Last-Chance Plays

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Art Of Élan And Last-Chance Plays

Aug. 5
By Nina Garin

The Art of Élan returns, we pretend we're on a Broadway stage and we say goodbye to some popular plays.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Savages And Vengeful Barbers

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Savages And Vengeful Barbers

July 29
By Nina Garin

This weekend's top arts events include everything from (fake) blood and sequins to local art and post-punk.

Snapshots From Wes Sam-Bruce's 'The Wonder Sound' Exhibit

Snapshots From Wes Sam-Bruce's 'The Wonder Sound' Exhibit

June 24
By Nina Garin

A look at artist Wes Sam-Bruce's highly anticipated (and magical) installation for the New Children's Museum.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Tree Houses and 'Killer Tomatoes'

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Tree Houses and 'Killer Tomatoes'

June 24
By Nina Garin

San Diego explores its more adventurous side this weekend with artistic tree houses, vengeful tomatoes and more.

USCD's Art Gallery Remains Open (For Now)

USCD's Art Gallery Remains Open (For Now)

June 2
By Beth Accomando

UC San Diego’s 50-year-old University Art Gallery was scheduled to permanently close Thursday night. But protests have prompted a campus notice stating the chancellor has "removed the UAG from consideration for redevelopment at this time."

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: 'Waiting' And World Music

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: 'Waiting' And World Music

March 24
By Nina Garin

KPBS offers its picks for the best arts and cultural happenings for Friday, March 25, through Sunday, March 27.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Latin Art To Ruby Slippers

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Latin Art To Ruby Slippers

March 17
By Nina Garin

KPBS offers its picks for the best arts and cultural happenings for Friday, March 18, through Sunday, March 20.

Walter Pomeroy Is San Diego's Everyman Art Collector

Walter Pomeroy Is San Diego's Everyman Art Collector

March 11
By Angela Carone

A new exhibit at downtown San Diego's Central Library features the mid-century art collection of San Diegan Walter Pomeroy, who amassed the collection over years with little money.

San Diego Artist Makes The Homeless Visible

San Diego Artist Makes The Homeless Visible

Feb. 24
By Pat Finn

Artist Neil Shigley's large black-and-white block prints and drawings humanize homelessness and force us to see the invisible people on our streets.

Photographer Sebastião Salgado To Speak In San Diego

Photographer Sebastião Salgado To Speak In San Diego

Feb. 23
By Angela Carone

Accompanying the Brazilian photographer's lecture is an exhibit of Salgado's work at the San Diego Museum of Art.

San Diego Museum Of Art Frees Sculptures From A Life In Storage

San Diego Museum Of Art Frees Sculptures From A Life In Storage

Feb. 12
By Nina Garin

Art of the Open Air puts Rodin, Miro and other great works on display in Balboa Park's Plaza de Panama.

Black Hair Care Pioneer Subject Of Escondido Museum Exhibit

Black Hair Care Pioneer Subject Of Escondido Museum Exhibit

Jan. 26
By Angela Carone

San Diegan Willie Morrow's career and collection of hair care memorabilia are the centerpiece of a new exhibit about the history and culture surrounding African-American hair.

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