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The Arts Mean Business

Op-Ed Article By Jerry Kern, Councilperson, City of Oceanside Most people don’t think of me as an “artsy” type of guy, despite my wife’s best efforts. However, I do appreciate and understand the arts from an economic perspective. From revitalizing neighborhoods to attracting tourists, the creative arts have a long-standing history in economic development. They […]

Quarterly Event Agenda – 10.20.2015

Quarterly Event Cannon Art Gallery/Schulman Auditorium 1775 Dove Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011   AGENDA Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 5:00-7:30 pm 5:00 – NCAN Formal Networking in Areas of Interest (Development of NCAN Committees/Structure) Visual Arts Programming Performing Arts Programming Civic Arts/Public Art Arts Education Arts Marketing/Audience Development Arts Funding/Economic Development 6:00 – Venue Host Welcome (Schulman Auditorium) from Vincent […]

Quarterly Event Agenda – 07.16.2015

Quarterly Event Lux Art Institute 1550 South El Camino Real, Encinitas (760) 436-6611   AGENDA Thursday, July 16, 2015, 5:00-8:00pm 5:00 – Event Opens/Exhibition & Refreshments, Lux Artist Pavilion 5:45 – Venue Host Welcome from Reesey Shaw, Lux Director from the Lux Education Pavilion 5:55 – Welcome from Daniel Foster, Chair/Coordinator, NCAN 6:00 – Keynote from Alan Ziter, Co-Chair, San Diego […]

2015 NCAN Networking Event

Read also on Picked RAW Peeled blog North County Arts Network meeting at CCAE in Escondido The second of four 2015 North County Arts Network (NCAN) meetings was held on April 16 at The California Center for the Arts, Escondido ( 340 North Escondido Boulevard, Escondido, CA 92025 ). The honorary NCAN host was Jerry Van Leeuwen, the Executive […]

Visual Arts Breakout Session Notes – 04.16.2015

Group members: Daniel Foster, OMA Raziah Roushan, OMA, Artist, SMAC Shannett Shires, Artist, Escondido Mary Donnavin, Sculpture of 45 years Darrel McPherson, Painter, Owner of Art Traditions, Escondido Heather Norway, works with low-income students Marilyn Huerta, SMAC President, Arts & Lecture CSUSM Sharon Finegold, Painter, gallery in Escondido Bradley George, New York, Volunteer with Outside […]

Performing Arts Programming Breakout Session Notes – 04.16.2015

Breakout Session Notes: by Jennifer Pena – Introductions – Question: What’s the #1 thing needed and what can they get out of NCAN? Comments How can Performing Arts Theaters promote each other?  Co-market and cross-promote the performing arts in North County Create a master list of all organizations so we can all cross promote Ignored […]

Marketing, Membership & Development Breakout Session Notes – 04.16.2015

Overall thoughts At the marketing, membership and development meeting we covered a very wide range of topics but the focus was on how do we actually work together i.e. what are the disadvantages and advantages of collaboration, what sort of project might we attempt i.e. mapping and large festivals, and how we might continue this […]

Civic/Municipal Arts Breakout Session Notes – 04.16.2015

Minutes of Meeting 4/16/2015 Approximately twenty people attended representing the following cities:  Del Mar, Encinitas, Oceanside, Vista and Escondido.  The universal complaint was most of these cities lack the internal arts coordinator and community citizens found it challenging and frustrating to undertake any kind of local art project.  Facilitators recommended the following:  voice your desire […]