renaissance

Laguna’s Festival of Arts Opens to Lively Crowds.

In the spirit of last year’s Pageant of the Masters that invited the audience to eat, drink and be merry, this year’s attendees at the 79th preview opening of the Festival of Art did just that on Saturday, July 2. They toured the booths of 140 artists, sampled diverse culinary...

New Artists Enliven Summer Festivals

With the Festival of Art nearing its 80th year and the Sawdust Art Festival and Art-a-Fair well into their middle-ages, the arts organizations still strive for vitality as they ready to reopen for another summer season. Their energy exudes from a mix of established artists, old...