Artist

Going from cases to canvases

Going from cases to canvases

Lawyer gets back to his artistic roots, work featured in new exhibit

Artist, former nun seeks funds for life-saving transplant

Artist, former nun seeks funds for life-saving transplant

OCEANSIDE — At 19 years old, Heidi Hall was certain that she knew what the rest of her life would look like.

Anonymous art pieces bring surfing to the streets

Anonymous art pieces bring surfing to the streets

ENCINITAS – It’s the second street art piece in the last two months to appear on the side of a seemingly nondescript wall somewhere in Encinitas by the anonymous street artist BERT.

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.

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.”

Artist’s marine-life works gains statewide attention

Artist’s marine-life works gains statewide attention

ENCINITAS — Brian Torch started this year in a funk that began two years earlier when the recession hit him personally as a marine life artist.

Scientist-turned-artist has successful new career

Scientist-turned-artist has successful new career

DEL MAR — As an abstract painter and former lab scientist, Del Mar resident Dawn Kureshy is proof that two brain sides are better than one.