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

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

Jan. 27, 2017
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 'Nas...

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

Jan. 20, 2017
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-Centu...

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

Dec. 15, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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...

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

Sept. 23, 2016
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 Anima...

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

Sept. 9, 2016
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, 2016
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-Chan...

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

Aug. 5, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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 T...

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

June 24, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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 Sl...

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

March 17, 2016
By Nina Garin

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