A Brush with Art

Brush with Art: World traveler transforms nature into vibrant landscapes

Brush with Art: World traveler transforms nature into vibrant landscapes

The captivating paintings of Carlsbad artist Rosemary Valente leave a lasting impression.

A Brush with Art: Small ideas, and a grand vision

A Brush with Art: Small ideas, and a grand vision

Paul Henry, wood worker par excellence, is showing a collection of his creations at the Encinitas Library through Oct. 8.

Envisioning a vital new view

Envisioning a vital new view

“It is not often that one has the chance to spark profound change in a community. It takes vision, courage, and a willingness to believe in the commitment of others. It also takes a bit of luck that the conditions will be present that would support the change.”

Regional art museum emphasizes community outreach

Regional art museum emphasizes community outreach

The Oceanside Museum of Art is making an ever-increasing impact on the arts in Southern California.

Discovering a new ‘dream’

Discovering a new ‘dream’

Encinitas is proud to be home to Intrepid Shakespeare Company, which brings award-winning, professional talent to our community.

Painter catches  the perfect wave

Painter catches the perfect wave

If you’ve strolled through Old Encinitas recently, chances are you’ve noticed the newest additions to the city’s outdoor art.

Paul Bergen:  Gentle artist, voice of thunder

Paul Bergen: Gentle artist, voice of thunder

The posting reads simply: “Bergen, A. Paul 01/06/1939 ~ 07/06/2013 ENCINITAS — Born in Wasco, Calif., A. Paul Bergen was an accomplished singer, musician, artist, and writer, with an MA in Philosophy of Religion from USC. He passed away peacefully with his wife, Linda, and daughter, Shani, by his side.”

Enjoy la dolce vita with Italian film festival

Enjoy la dolce vita with Italian film festival

There are those who were lucky to be born Italian, those of us “Italian by choice,” and those who simply appreciate the art and culture of Italy.

Pop Surrealism featured in “Perplexion” exhibit

Pop Surrealism featured in “Perplexion” exhibit

  Each summer San Diego plays host to the world-renowned Comic-Con International, which since 1970 has featured all things related to comics and the popular arts. Swelling to over 130,000 attendees in recent years, the event encompasses the entire downtown area for four consecutive days each July.

Using the force

Using the force

When you’re given the name Skye Walker at birth, you’re destined for extraordinary things.