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Timken Exhibit Shows Art Inspired By War's Cruelties

Timken Exhibit Shows Art Inspired By War's Cruelties

April 12
By Michael Lipkin

Three artists from three different centuries, all respond to the atrocities of war in the Timken Museum of Art's new exhibit, "Witness to War."

Undersea Lights Dazzle In Birch Aquarium's 'Infinity Cube'

Undersea Lights Dazzle In Birch Aquarium's 'Infinity Cube'

April 12
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Step inside the translucent 8-foot box at the Birch Aquarium, and at first you are surrounded by darkness. But quickly, projections of pulsating blue lights surround you on all sides.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Germany To Latin America

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From Germany To Latin America

March 31
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

This weekend's events take you around the world and then to the bedroom.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: In And Around Balboa Park

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: In And Around Balboa Park

March 24
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

This weekend there are exhibitions, concerts and plays happening in and around Balboa Park.

Kinetic Art Moves Into Fleet Science Center

Kinetic Art Moves Into Fleet Science Center

Feb. 16
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Motion is the subject of a new exhibit at the Fleet Science Center, a combination of art that either moves or is about movement with educational stations explaining concepts like waves or gravity.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Rolodex and Roosters

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Rolodex and Roosters

Feb. 10
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

Remember secretary pools and rotary phones? Travel back to those days, or even further, with these top weekend events.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Matilda' To Lang Lang

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Matilda' To Lang Lang

Feb. 3
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

This weekend "Matilda" makes its San Diego debut, plus experience the inaugural AMT Festival.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: The Future And The Past

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: The Future And The Past

Jan. 27
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

This weekend brings an epic journey and a peek at San Diego's next generation of artists.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Altar Boyz' To 'Nasty Women'

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From 'Altar Boyz' To 'Nasty Women'

Jan. 20
By Nina Garin

This weekend you'll find art for a purpose, singing for salvation, new dance pieces and a rare look at a beloved San Diego conductor.

San Diego Defense Industry Served As Patron For Mid-Century Artists

San Diego Defense Industry Served As Patron For Mid-Century Artists

Dec. 15
By Alison St John, Michael Lipkin

While San Diego defense contractor General Dynamics was building Atlas rockets in the late 1950s, the region’s developing art community became an unlikely beneficiary.

'Two Films On Photography' Plus Live Reading At MOPA

'Two Films On Photography' Plus Live Reading At MOPA

Nov. 17
By Beth Accomando

The Museum of Photographic Arts hosts a night of experimental film and performance as Wolfgang Hastert presents Two Films On Photography, an event screening and voice performance on Nov. 18.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: 'Eat,' Drink And Dance

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: 'Eat,' Drink And Dance

Oct. 7
By Nina Garin

This weekend you can "Eat" in Barrio Logan, drink in La Jolla and do a little dancing to classic Cuban music downtown.

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

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

Sept. 23
By Alison St John, Nina Garin

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.

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