All posts tagged: San Diego

Music: Live Music Venue Events for July in San Diego

6. 18. 18 Hello! Trying to change things a bit, it’s been a while since I posted anything in Music and I want to change that. Comic-Con in San Diego has been on the brain for the past few weeks, so I wanted to see what the city has to offer when bands, big, small, and other events had to offer and here are just a few venues have that you may be interested in going… Credit source: San Diego Reader THE AIR CONDITIONED LOUNGE 4673 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92116 | Directions 619-501-9831 | Website Proper midcentury modern nightclub, complete with dance floor and DJ booth, sunken lounge and VIP room (reservation only), and MOMA-worthy light fixtures. A sense of orange pervades, except perhaps in the blueberry-rich Berryjito. In August 2017, the venue began hosting an on-going series of hip-hop music events called Hip-Hop Wednesday. UPCOMING EVENTS Hip-Hop House Anniversary Celebration Wednesday, July 18, 8:00 p.m. Summer Twins and Twin Ritual Friday, July 27, 8:00 p.m. House Music Fridays Every Friday Juicy Saturdays Every Saturday …

Wknd Update: Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018

6. 30. 18 Ok, let’s talk about Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018. Like I said before, this annual event is right around the corner and for those who are attending, I hope you got your ducks in a row because the Comic-Con 2018 attendee badges are sold out. There will be no additional badge sales.  For those who did buy their badges here’s a run thru of who, what, where… Credit source: Comic-Con International San Diego   COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO 2018 JULY 19-22, 2018 PREVIEW DATE: July 18, 2018 SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER 111 W. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101 (Preview Night: July 18) Wed., July 18: 6:00–9:00 PM Thur.–Sat., July 19–21: 9:30 AM–7:00 PM* Sun., July 22: 9:30 AM–5:00 PM *Programming continues after 7:00 PM To get more information, please go to www.comic-con.org. I know, it sucks that the badges are all sold out, but fear not. Comic-Con has this to say: If you are interested in attending Comic-Con 2019, we encourage you tosign-up for a Comic-Con Member well in advance of any registration event. The …

@The Event: San Diego….Comic-Con International 2017

July 21 / 17 Friday is here….In this special edition of @ The Event, we’re heading over to San Diego, our last stop in the state of California. This time we’re focusing on a big event that is happening right now: Comic-Con International. Since 1970, Comic-Con has become a mecca of comics, science-fiction, film, game, art, and tv. Preview started Wednesday, July 19 and yesterday was the beginning of the event. The dates are July 19-23, 2017. Here are several other tidbits about Comic-Con. credit source: comic-con international  MISSION STATEMENT Comic-Con International: San Diego is a nonprofit educational corporation dedicated to creating awareness of, and appreciation for, comics and related popular art forms, primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of comics to art and culture. Let’s not forget the cosplay……. So now you have a pretty good idea what Comic-Con is. If you plan on going next year, head on over to http://www.comic-con.org for more information.  Enjoy your Friday, be blessed. For those who are at Comic-Con, …

Weekend Scene: Art San Diego 2016 Updates

October 8 / 16 Happy Saturday yea! I live for the weekends don’t you? Lots to cover today, so let’s begin with Art San Diego 2016….. cred: art san diego This is the first of four press releases starting June 2.   Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show Announces 2016 LaunchPad Artist -LaunchPad program highlights young, emerging and unrepresented artists-   SAN DIEGO (June 2, 2016) – Art San Diego, the four-day contemporary art show running from Thursday, November 3 to Sunday, November 6 at the Balboa Park Activity Center, has announced the 2016 LaunchPad artist—Stefani Byrd. Byrd, whose practice includes video, new media, and interactive technologies, is most noted for her interactive temporary public art installations, which are hybrids of video and performance art that both disorient and re-orient the viewer.   “We are thrilled to showcase Stefani’s incredible talent at this year’s Art San Diego,” said Ann Berchtold, show founder and director. “The LaunchPad Program is all about providing an opportunity to a young, unrepresented artist to present a site-specific exhibition within the …

Scene Weekend: Comic-Con International: San Diego

March 12 / 16 Hey there….it’s time for Comic-Con International in San Diego. I’m sure some of you have checked on any news of the event and I did say I will find some information and I’m finding plenty. Read on….. (cred: Comic-Con International San Diego)   COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO 2016 will be held JULY 21–24, 2016 Preview Night: July 20 San Diego Convention Center 111 W. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101   There is an Early Bird Hotel special going on. Click here to see instructions, along with hotels and their awesome packages. Unfortunately the badges have sold out, but don’t lose hope. If your planning on purchasing a badge for 2017, just go to the website below. Special Guests Include: Jason Aaron Sergio Aragones Mike Baron Michael Barrier Kate Beaton Cece Bell Allen Bellman…..and many more Other stuff going on……. Anime Art Show Autographs Children’s Film Festival Film Festival Films Games Masquerade Portfolio Review For program schedule, you would have to check online. The complete Program Schedule for Comic-Con 2016 will …

@ The Museum: San Diego

February 12 / 16 Happy, Happy Friday creative peeps! We are in San Diego California, taking a look at what the city has to offer in the museums area. Some have art, photography, and history museums. Here are several you can check out…..   San Diego Museum of Art / 1450 El Prado / (619). 232.7931 / http://www.sdmart.org Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego  / 700 Prospect St. / (858).454.3541 / http://www.mcasd.org Timken Museum of Art / 1500 El Prado / (619).239.5548 / http://www.timkenmuseum.org San Diego Art Institute / 1439 El Prado / (619).236.0011 / http://www.sandiego-art.org Museum of Photographic Arts / 1649 El Prado / (619).238.7559 / http://www.mopa.org The New Children’s Museum / 200 W. Island Ave. / (619).233.8792 / http://www.thinkplaycreate.org San Diego National History Museum / 1788 El Prado / (619).232.3821 / http://www.sdnhm.org ♦                                     ♦                                             ♦ …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: LOTS OF ART THINGS & STUFF!

August 20, 2014 Hello and Good Morning! Do I have some art activities in store for you.   FALL’S TOP 2 FINE ART DESTINATIONS ART SAN DIEGO 2014 NOVEMBER 6-9, 2014 BALBOA PARK ACTIVITY CENTER 2145 PARK BOULEVARD, SAN DIEGO, CA 92101 First Preview: Thursday, November 6/5-7pm VIP Opening: Thursday, November 6/7-9pm Show Hours: Friday, November 7 / 12-8pm Saturday, November 8 / 12-8pm Sunday, November 9 / 12-5pm Please go to art-sandiego.com/attend for further information. SPECTRUM MIAMI DECEMBER 3-7, 2014 MIDTOWN MIAMI / WYNWOOD ART DISTRICT 3011 NE 1ST AVENUE @ NE 30TH STREET MIAMI, FL 33137 Opening Preview: Wednesday, December 3 / 6-10pm Show Hours: Thursday, December 4 / 12-8pm Friday, December 5 / 12-9pm Saturday, December 6 / 12-9pm Sunday December 7 / 11-5pm To get more information and download bus schedule go to: spectrum-miami.com/attend. MoMA ACCESS Museum of Modern Art has lots of activities for everybody and anybody. Here’s what they go going on…. Art inSight: is a free monthly program for individuals who are partially blind or sighted. from the website: September’s program …