RAW: Natural Born Artists Presents Grandeur At House Of Blues San Diego

SAN DIEGO–RAW: natural born artists is heading to the House of Blues San Diego March 18. The 6 to 10 p.m. event will feature more than 30 local artists covering several artistic mediums, musical and dance performances, and a  visual art gallery including photographers, canvas painters, etc., makeup artists, accessories designers, and a runway fashion […]

Fallbrook Art Association Call for Entries

FALLBROOK–Fallbrook Art Association is seeking artists for their annual Open Juried Show April 3 at the Fallbrook Art Center. Artists are encouraged to enter the show by submitting a maximum of three pieces. Awards will be given for Best of Show; first, 2nd and 3rd place, plus several specific elements. Entries will be received for […]

San Marcos Alive Returns Next Month

SAN MARCOS–The City of San Marcos Community Services will present San Marcos Alive, a Celebration of the Arts March 8. This year’s art celebration kicks off 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the San Marcos Civic Center, 3 Civic Center Drive. Festivities include fine art, a craft fair, community art mural, and more than 20 […]

Local Watercolor Artist To Demonstrate Painting Techniques


FALLBROOK–Local watercolor artist, Susan Keith will demonstrate her painting techniques at Fallbrook Art Association’s February general meeting on February 12. Keith’s paintings, which have won many local and regional awards since her professional art career started in 2013, incorporate bright colors and patterns with a sense or impression of realism. With an interest in art […]

Dreher Gem Carving Dynasty From Germany To Exhibit In California‏


CARLSBAD–More than 20 intricately carved and lifelike animal sculptures by world-renowned gemstone carvers Gerd and Patrick Dreher will go on exhibit at GIA’s (Gemological Institute of America) world headquarters in Carlsbad beginning Feb. 19. The Dreher family, whose legacy dates back five generations, is part of the 600-year gemstone carving tradition in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, a […]

Oceanside Art Foundation Seeks Applicants For Days Of Art Show

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation is seeking visual artists and artisans for the 23nd annual Oceanside Days of Art. Oceanside Days of Art is a juried fine art festival featuring over 100 artists from Southern California networking and selling an array of unique artwork including paintings, sculptures, stained glass, ceramics, fine jewelry, photography and more. Activities […]

New Americans Museum Set To Open At NTC Liberty Station


SAN DIEGO–The New Americans Museum returns to its home at NTC at Liberty Station Arts and Culture District on January 17. Since its inception, the museum has established a track record of celebrating the contributions of America’s immigrant communities through educational programming, including an oral histories project, immigrant essays competition, forums, visual arts exhibitions and […]

New Artwork Selected For 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards

Artist Laurence Gartel's GRAMMY art.

SANTA MONICA–The Recording Academy has selected artist Laurence Gartel to create the official artwork for the 57th annual GRAMMY awards. The striking work features a life-sized version of the iconic GRAMMY statuette wrapped in the distinctive psychedelic imagery of the artist using vinyl, glitter and prismatic materials. The piece will be used to create the […]

Oceanside Art Walk Accepting Applications For Art Show


OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Art Walk committee is accepting applications from visual artists and live performers for the upcoming Art Walk event in February 2015. The event is open to any artists (sculpture, paintings, quilts, photography, etc.) live performers (jugglers, theatre, pantomime, spoken word, etc.), and musicians of any genre wishing to participate in the February 6 […]

Art Center To Open Two New Exhibits In January 2015

Contemporary Constructions - In The Studio

ESCONDIDO–There is plenty going on in San Diego’s art world — you just have to know where to look! At The Museum at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, viewers can enjoy the return of singular contemporary art pieces with two concurrent exhibitions: Contemporary Constructions: Matthew & Iris Strauss Family Foundation and In the […]