Author Archive for Kay Colvin

Fusion of art and science in innovative exhibition

Fusion of art and science in innovative exhibition

Artists and scientists from throughout San Diego County have come together for a series of projects that ingeniously fuse the disciplines art and science. DNA of Creativity is comprised of four separate projects involving 40 collaborating artists, scientists and educators in effort to promote new ways of viewing the world and enhance the viewer’s perception […]

Fusion of Art and Science in innovative exhibition

Fusion of Art and Science in innovative exhibition

Artists and scientists from throughout San Diego County have come together for a series of projects that ingeniously fuse the disciplines art and science.

Brush with Art: Remembering the musical mastery of Steve White

Brush with Art: Remembering the musical mastery of Steve White

For 20 years patrons of the Seaside Bazaar in Encinitas enjoyed local legend Steve White’s performances of his distinctive music. On March 16 — which would have marked White’s 64th birthday — his life will be celebrated with the first annual Steve White Music and Art Festival.

Brush with Art: Turning the tide on Pacific View

Brush with Art: Turning the tide on Pacific View

Editor’s note: The following column is based on the author’s opinion, and does not fully take into account the school district’s viewpoint.

Brush with Art: Art and Architecture merge in creations of Donn Angel Pérez

Brush with Art: Art and Architecture merge in creations of Donn Angel Pérez

The 2014 Arts Alive banner season is off to an impressive start.

Brush with Art: Museum putting the ‘POP’ in culture

Brush with Art: Museum putting the ‘POP’ in culture

The Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA) has raised the fusion of cultural and social events to the level of fine art.

Brush with Art: The personal side of Sammy Nestico

Brush with Art: The personal side of Sammy Nestico

In celebration of its 31st anniversary, the Coastal Communities Concert Band presents “Sammy Nestico: The First 90 Years” concerts Feb. 8 and Feb. 9 in Carlsbad.

Brush with Art: An artist with a heart

Brush with Art: An artist with a heart

The work of Cardiff artist Gerrit Greve has been well regarded throughout the San Diego area for more than four decades, in addition to receiving international recognition.

101 Artists’ Colony to unveil 2014 Arts Alive Banners

101 Artists’ Colony to unveil 2014 Arts Alive Banners

The 2014 Arts Alive Banner unveiling celebration will be held in the former Cabo Grill building at 1950 North Coast Highway 101 in Leucadia, Feb.15 from noon to 4 p.m. The multifaceted community event is now in its 15th year.

A Brush with Art: Renaissance man Billy Stewart leaves lasting legacy

A Brush with Art: Renaissance man Billy Stewart leaves lasting legacy

It’s a sad time for the Encinitas 101 Artists’ Colony. We have lost one of our brightest and best. After a weeklong search by concerned friends, Billy Stewart was found deceased in his van at the Encinitas Library, which he considered his second home.