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ENCINITAS FRIENDS OF THE ARTS LAUNCHES PIANO CAMPAIGN

The new piano is for the Encinitas Community and Senior Center. With just four weeks into a fundraising campaign, the Encinitas Friends of the Arts has raised half of its goal amount. Through the 88 Keys Campaign, the organization is hoping to raise approximately $39,000 toward the purchase a new 9-foot concert grand piano for […]

Outside Mullingar from the Oceanside Theater Co. at Brooks Historic Theater

Outside Mullingar Feb. 23 – Mar. 11 Fri &; Sat @ 7:30pm/ Sat & (1st) Sun @ 2pm Anthony (Stephen Schmitz) son of Tony (Jim Chovick) and Rosemary (Vanessa Dinning)  daughter of  Aoifte (Dagmar Fields) are next door neighbors in a tiny cattle and sheep farm in Ireland.  Anthony is painful shy and cut off emotionally from […]

From the director’s chair: An interview with the CAC’s Anne Bown-Crawford

California Arts Council Director Anne Bown-Crawford. Photo by Mia Shope. From the director’s chair: An interview with the CAC’s Anne Bown-Crawford ON FEBRUARY 15, 2018 BY CALIFORNIA ARTS COUNCILIN ARTS COUNCIL STAFF Just before the new year, we got some great news: Governor Jerry Brown had appointed a new director to head up the CAC, Anne Bown-Crawford. Anne is a champion […]

Art Bus Xpress

Our Vision Opening young hearts and minds to experience the magic of the creative process and see a new world of possibilities for themselves and all that they touch. Our mission To ensure city and county school teachers have transportation to take students on cultural field study trips to arts, science, and technology within the […]

Downtowns Reshape the Landscape of a City

According to the New Cities Foundation, “a new independent non-profit with offices in Geneva and Paris: “Over the next decade, some $250 billion will be invested in the creation of new cultural districts around the globe” … “success is not just getting an arts building or series of buildings out of the ground, it is about ensuring […]

San Diego Now generates approx.. $1.1 BILLION in Arts and Cultures revenues

SAN DIEGO ARTS & CULTURE FACT SHEET – Smart to Invest in the Arts San Diego Now generates approx.. $1.1 BILLION in Arts and Cultures revenues Industry leaders from Fortune 500 companies, and the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) judged San Diego to be the only North American city worthy of the Business Destinations […]

New Ways to Accomplish Social Change

  EmcArts is pleased to shareit’s newest published article on the intersection of artistic practice and community change, which appears in the Fall 2017 edition of the Grantmakers in the Arts Reader. The article, “The Artistry of Systemic Change: New Roles Emerging for Teaching Artists – New Ways to Accomplish Social Change” is written by EmcArts President Richard Evans, along […]

San Diego Arts Mean Business by Alison St John

A report completed this summer reveals arts and culture is a billion-dollar industry in San Diego. The report, from Americans for the Arts, is part of a national study of more than 340 communities across the country. It shows nonprofit arts and culture organizations in the city of San Diego generate $1.1 billion a year in the local […]

30th Anniversary NCPC Volunteer Awards Luncheon presented by Tri-City Medical Center

30th Anniversary NCPC Volunteer Awards Luncheon presented by Tri-City Medical Center

November 2 @ 10:30 Am – 2:00 Pm Please join us as we honor men and women from 81 organizations who give their time, treasure and talent to help others in North County. Special presentations include: Corporate Philanthropy Award HARRAH’S RESORT SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Spirit of Carol Sigelman Award DON STUMP Robert Krejci Standard of Excellence Award GIGI GLEASON […]

National Arts & Humanities Month

October is National Arts & Humanities Month (NAHM)—a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of culture in America. NAHM was launched by Americans for the Arts 30 years ago as National Arts Week in honor of the twentieth anniversary of the National Endowment for the Arts. In 1993, it was reestablished by Americans for the […]