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STEMM to STEAM

WASHINGTON —  An emerging body of evidence suggests that integrating STEMM fields (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine) with the humanities and arts in higher education is associated with positive learning outcomes that may help students enter the workforce, live enriched lives, and become active and informed citizens, says a new report from the National Academies of […]

Public art policies: best practices

Public art policies: best practices. Here are links to some of the art policies in North County, including info from Americans for the Arts on Best Practices for Public Art and an example from the City of San Diego and the City of Pasadena. Here is a link to the Carlsbad Public Art Policy from […]

Patricia Frischer on SDVoyager

Image by Fritzie Urquhart Patricia Frischer of San Diego Visual Arts Network speaks about herself and the future of NCAN in an interview on SDVoyager We need a countywide arts council which advocates for arts and culture on all level or business and government. The first steps to re-forming an arts council was the development […]

2018 Looking North: Seek to be Found…did you miss it? Here is the report.

  by Patricia Frischer  Networking Event Looking North: Seek to be Found at the Museum of Making Music  Monday, April 9, 2018   This was a chance to network with both performing and visual arts resources, get updates about NCAN activities and learn about how to spread the word about events and projects. Brigid Parsons and Carolyn […]

Looking North: Seek to be Found

North County Arts Network presents Looking North: Seek to be Found North County Arts Network April 9th, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Museum of Making Music 5790 Armada Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008, USA GET FREE TICKETS SEND REMINDER Add to Calendar Share     About the Event Please join NCAN, (North County Arts Network), to […]

Museum of Making Music special exhibitions

Unseen Artists: Sights & Insights from the Piano Technicians Guild February 14, 2018 – April 30, 2018 The Museum of Making Music is the host for the NCAN Looking North: Seek to be Found networking event on Monday, April 9 from 5:30 to 7:30. This amazing museum is fascinating even for the tone deaf with […]

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 […]