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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: Photography, art, electroacoustic music, Palestininan poetry and two local-style Christmas plays

‘Masters of Photography: The Garner Collection’

Visual art

On view through a series of rooms at San Diego Museum of Art, the “Masters of Photography” exhibition features dozens of iconic works of photography, plus lesser known works by pivotal photographers from the 20th century through the present day. These works are all on loan from local collectors Cam and Wanda Garner, and Cam even has a piece on view in the exhibition. The work is divided into three thematic sections, with standouts from Brett Weston, Minor White, Berenice Abbott, Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange and Flor Garduño.

Details: On view through Feb. 21, 2022. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. SDMA, 1450 El Prado, Balboa Park. $8-20.

Courtesy of the artist and Quint Gallery / photo by Jeff McLane

Mara de Luca’s “Western Sun,”
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ECU art show and sales, musical events kick off the holidays | Local News

An annual fundraiser that benefits students and faculty in the School of Art and Design returns to East Carolina University this week.

The holiday art show is scheduled for today and Saturday in the Gray Gallery in ECU’s Jenkins Fine Arts Center. Hours are noon to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

The event is sponsored by the Friends of the School of Art and Design, which held a preview event Thursday night for members.

Artwork from undergraduate and graduate students as well as art and design faculty members will be available for purchase. Items will include:

  • Jewelry — earrings, necklaces, brooches.
  • Sculpture — ceramic, glass, metal, mixed media.
  • Prints — digital and handmade items ranging from letterpress to anime/manga style images to landscapes, portraits and imagined scenes.
  • Paintings — large and small, landscapes, abstract to figurative.
  • Photography — black and white, color, landscapes, portraiture and
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Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS

Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Admission is free. Tour the Schack Art Center’s galleries, store, hot shop and silversmithing studio. Through Nov. 6, Schack-toberfest, celebrate fall with Everett’s glass pumpkin patch and harvest art festival. Make your own glass pumpkin. Bid on the fall silent auction. Also: The annual “Holiday Art” exhibit, this year featuring the Northwest Watercolor Society, will open on Nov. 18. For information call 425-259-5050 or go to www.schack.org.

Cascadia Art Museum: The museum, at 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds, is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Admission for members and students is free, adults $10, military and seniors $7, and families (two adults and up to three children) $25. Free during Art Walk Edmonds, third Thursdays, 5 to 8 p.m. More at 425-336-4809 or www.cascadiaartmuseum.org.

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San Diego Weekend Arts Events: The Shell, SummerFest, Nahla Valdez, John Mireles And The Circus

The San Diego Symphony opens their new outdoor venue, The La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest, Art Power Equity, contemporary photography at SDMA and Fern St Circus.

This weekend in the arts we have a much-anticipated performance at the new outdoor concert space in town, American classical music blended with interdisciplinary film at the La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest, two unusual visual art experiences and a free circus performance in the South Bay. Read on for all the details.

The Rady Shell Opening Weekend

Music

This weekend, three different programs will grace the San Diego Symphony’s long-awaited new outdoor stage, including Sunday’s Gladys Knight performance and Saturday’s “Best of Broadway.” But it’s Friday’s opening night that caught my attention. It’s the full symphony, with music director Rafael Payare on the podium, and a broad range of composers and styles to fill out the night.

The event opens with a

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