Archive for the ‘San Diego Art News’ Category

Great Robert Irwin profile in Los Angeles Times

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

Great work here by LA Times writer Leah Ollman, click the image to read full article.  [caption id="attachment_426" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Robert Irwin at Quint La Jolla in LA Times"][/caption]

Art as Authority blog details NEA grant allocations to San Diego art instituions

Monday, December 14th, 2009

Art as Authority is a great local art blog. They just posted a thoughtful commentary on the NEA arts funding allocations here in San Diego with a nice level of detail as to what the money is getting spent on. * La Jolla Music Society La Jolla, ...

Victoria Reed on The Port of San Diego Public Art program

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

Excerpt from a longer letter posted in the San Diego Union Tribune by Victoria Reed, Chair of the Public Art Committee, City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture. The Port, along with the Centre City Development Corp. and the city of San Diego, has been instrumental in supporting an ...

San Diego arts barely funded by NEA this time around

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Read this article by Helen Gao just out this weekend in the Union-Tribune- San Diego receives the same arts funding as Fresno in this round of NEA funding! San Diego is California's second-largest city in population, but not when it comes to bringing home arts funding. The much-smaller cities of Monterey, ...