• Diane & Tim Brown (2015 Flower Empower Program Sponsors) with Valerie Banks (Flower Empower Coordinator). Photo by Kacie Fowle (Portraits For Causes).

    Dream Foundation’s Flower Empower Luncheon

    The Dream Foundation’s Flower Empower program, like all of its programs, delivers kindness and compassion to those in need—but this particular act of kindness comes in the form of fresh bouquets, made and delivered with love to show people that the...

  • Bricktopia, featured in the book Hypernatural, was designed for the 2013 International Festival of Architecture in Barcelona by MAP13. Photo by Manuel de Lózar and Paula López Barba

    Book: Hypernatural: Architecture’s New Relationship With Nature

    The earth displays bright, vivid colors with its deep blue seas, its richly green trees and its many more natural elements. These details and textures are portrayed in Blaine Brownell and Marc Swackhamer‘s book Hypernatural: Architecture’s New...

  • Poster 2015

    La Primavera Fiesta Kick Off

    Last weekend was the official kick off for the 2015 Fiesta season, La Primavera, where El Presidente Cas Stimson unveiled the official Fiesta theme, poster design, and pin. The theme, Fiesta Romántica, states Stimson, “recalls the time in the early...

  • Santa Barbara Solstice Celebration Poster 2015

    Summer Solstice Poster Unveiled

    Each year, local artists compete in the Santa Barbara Summer Solstice T-shirt and poster design competition. The products are sold as a fundraising vehicle for the Summer Solstice Festival which celebrates the longest day of the year. Local artists Stacie...

EAT & DRINK EAT & DRINK

Courtesy of Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company

McConnell’s Meets Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

May 20

McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams recently teamed up with Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company to create a new ice cream flavor aimed at adults. The new flavor, named Davy...

Winemaker Ryan Carr's new CrossHatch label, photo courtesy Carr Winery

Cocktail Corner: Carr Winery’s New CrossHatch Label

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg Creativity can often come from shaking things up a bit, which is exactly what...

May 15

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Bricktopia, featured in the book Hypernatural, was designed for the 2013 International Festival of Architecture in Barcelona by MAP13. Photo by Manuel de Lózar and Paula López Barba

Book: Hypernatural: Architecture’s New Relationship With Nature

May 21

The earth displays bright, vivid colors with its deep blue seas, its richly green trees and its many more natural elements. These details and textures are portrayed in...

Painting by Ray Strong

Ray Strong Celebrations

Don’t miss a community-wide Ray Strong Celebration on view from May 23 to Jun 21 at Santa Barbara Museum of...

May 21