As a video journalist, Kris works with a team of news producers and reporters to shoot and edit news packages used in KPBS Evening Edition.
Kris began his professional career volunteering at KOCT in Oceanside where he received training in all areas of production and news gathering. As a news photographer at KUSI and Fox 6 San Diego, he learned techniques to help hone his craft of visual storytelling.
Kris graduated with a BA in visual arts from Cal State San Marcos with a focus on film and television.
Outside of news gathering, he enjoys surfing, live music and discovering new restaurants.
Recent Stories by Kris Arciaga
- June 7
- By Kris Arciaga
Entering its third year, Wonderspaces is back in San Diego with 13 new interactive installments that give attendees experiences beyond mere visuals.
This weekend the San Diego Women’s Chorus, SDWC, presents "Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall." This San Diego premiere of the newly commissioned work will be presented at Lincoln High School Center for Performing Arts.
Baseball fans celebrated San Diego's opening game in San Diego's East Village.
Twenty years ago John Cameron Mitchell debuted his queer rock musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch." Diversionary Theatre tackles the play for the first time and finds the outcast turned rock star has something to say to a new generation.
Artists join this year's festival aimed at inspiring kids and adults about STEM education and careers.
Four years ago Patric Stillman opened The Studio Door in North Park as a place where art and commerce could intersect. Some setbacks forced him to close the business. But The Studio Door had its grand reopening early last month in Hillcrest.
More than 100 people attended the rally calling President Trump's national emergency declaration a "fake crisis" to fund a border wall.
The Old Globe Theatre is using a pair of programs highlighting William Shakespeare to help rehabilitate prisoners and show how theater matters. This month its Globe for All program returns to Centinela State Prison to perform the Bard for inmates.
San Diego Opera is staging a production of Verdi’s "Rigoletto." But while you might be familiar with the classic tale of love and revenge taking place on stage, you may not know what is going on in the orchestra pit below.
Earlier this week Diamond Dogs held its first ever audition to find new performers for its male burlesque show. Find out what it takes to tease an audience.
Other stories featuring work by Kris Arciaga
- Aug. 13
- By John Carroll
San Diego Roman Catholic Bishop Robert McElroy gathered all 2,500 diocesan employees to lay out new policies regarding the sexual abuse of children.
- Aug. 12
- By Matt Hoffman
The San Diego power company is asking the California Public Utilities Commission for permission to increase its minimum monthly charge from $10 to $38. Critics call it a tactic to keep homeowners from going solar.
- Aug. 14
- By Priya Sridhar
The ongoing housing affordability crisis impacts nearly everyone in California, but few are hit harder than the refugee community.