Posts Tagged ‘ucsb’

  • ¡Viva La 1st Thursday and Fiesta!

    Aug 1, 13 • Dance, Datebook, Fine Art, Music, To Do, Web Exclusives

    We waited two months. We marked our calendars. Now, two of our favorite Santa Barbara traditions collide for one Thursday night that is sure to bring Santa Barbara to the streets. August’s 1st Thursday melds with the 89th annual Old Spanish Days...

  • Four Summer Exhibitions Showcase What Could Have Been and What Was

    Jul 24, 13 • Datebook, Fine Art, Galleries, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Art, Design & Architecture Museum and Jane Deering Gallery have packed a lot of heat for this year’s summer exhibitions! On view at Jane Deering Gallery until September 7, Unbuilt Santa Barbara takes a look at alternative architecture and design...

  • Book Den Talk with Brian Fagan

    Jul 12, 13 • Uncategorized

    July 13, 2 p.m. Book Den Talk with Brian Fagan Anthropologist and UCSB professor Brian Fagan will discuss his two newest books, The Attacking Ocean, which discusses the complex relationship between humans and the sea, and Beyond the Blue Horizon, about...

  • Sustainable SEASONS: Not Your Father’s Carpool

    Jul 10, 13 • SEASONS Magazine, Sustainable Seasons

    Story by Sigrid Wright Photos courtesy of SmartRide When 18-year-old Lauren Mok leaves her apartment in Isla Vista for classes across town at Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) and uses a smart phone app to offer a ride to a student she doesn’t know, she...

  • Vertigo

    Jul 2, 13 • Datebook, Film, To Do, Web Exclusives

    July 3, 7:30 p.m. Vertigo Part of UCSB Arts & Lectures, SB County Arts Commission, SB County Park Foundation and SB County Community Services Department’s free summer film series, Vertigo is Alfred Hitchcock’s psychological thriller that...

  • Warren Jones Masterclass

    Jun 28, 13 • Datebook, Music, To Do

    June 29, 3 p.m. Warren Jones Masterclass Honored in 2010 by Musical America as “Collaborative Pianist of the Year,” Warren Jones, director of the Music Academy of the West’s Vocal Piano Program, will perform at UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall...

  • MarBorg Goes Green with a LEED Platinum Certification

    Jun 6, 13 • Education, Sustainable Seasons, Web Exclusives

    As the legendary Kermit The Frog once said, “It’s not easy being green.” No one could second this testimony better than Santa Barbara’s own MarBorg Industries. At Tuesday’s press conference, which took place at Marborg Industries’...

  • Santa Barbara Spotlight: Jay Schwartz

    May 20, 13 • Santa Barbara Spotlight, Web Exclusives

    By Taylor Micaela Davis You could say that creative director, graphic designer and fine artist Jay Schwartz is an idea man of sorts. Perhaps it’s the name of his company, IdeaWork Studios, or the fact that he has produced campaigns for clients with...

  • Viva la Fiesta with Tony Ybarra!

    May 18, 13 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    You won’t have to wait until July to move to the sweet sounds of Tony Ybarra because Fiesta has come early! Throughout the month of May, look out for the pre-sale of Ybarra’s sixth album, Fiesta!, releasing June 1st, and get into the swing of the...

  • Drone Warfare: Prospects and Dangers

    May 14, 13 • Datebook, Web Exclusives

    May 15, 8 p.m. Drone Warfare: Prospects and Dangers David Cole, Mary Ellen O’Connell and Avery Plaw will debate on this hot topic affecting warfare at Cambell Hall (in UCSB campus). Jeff Greenfield will act as moderator. This debate is free!...