Soweto Gospel ChoirApr 16, 2014Singing in English as well as a number of South African languages, the two-time Grammy Award-winning choir fuses traditional African gospel music—complete with occasional clicks and bird songs—with Western songs of celebration.56 other events on Wednesday, April 16
Cy Kuckenbaker’s video of multiple planes simultaneously flying into San Diego International Airport elicits the thrill of a good magic trick. Four-and-a-half hours of plane landings cleanly distilled into 26 seconds—how on Earth did he do that?
For this list, I asked artists, curators and arts advocates to either submit their own artwork and exhibitions or recommend others. I got such a huge response that I was ultimately forced to whittle things way down and only include bigger exhibitions and more public types of art.
Tim Conaway is developmentally disabled, which qualifies him for the art-making services offered at Sophie's Gallery & Gift Shop in El Cajon, an off-campus program of St. Madeleine Sophie's Center (SMSC) that houses large artist studios and a small gallery space.
Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair is back for its fifth year, and its second at the Balboa Park Activity Center. From Friday, Nov. 8, through Sunday, Nov. 10, the 38,000-square-foot space will be filled with work by dozens of artists, from as near as here and as far away as Perth, Australia. is back for its fifth year, and its second at the Balboa Park Activity Center. From Friday, Nov. 8, through Sunday, Nov. 10, the 38,000-square-foot space will be filled with work by dozens of artists, from as near as here and as far away as Perth, Australia.
Pea Hix makes composite art from these found objects. For instance, he takes two old photo slides that complement each other and layers them to create interesting, often peculiar images—like a skier climbing a snowy mountain that’s inhabited by a gigantic lizard.