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The San Diego Union Tribune

Column: 10 years later, the Murals of La Jolla project still brings art to the people

By Karla Peterson

May 23, 2020

 

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/columnists/story/2020-05-23/column-even-now-the-murals-of-la-jolla-is-bringing-art-to-the-people

 

Murals of La Jolla

 

In Alex Katz’s “Bill 2,” choreographer Bill T. Jones looms over a Fay Avenue parking lot. In Kota Ezawa’s “Once Upon a Time in the West,” architect Louis Kahn mulls the future from the side of a Citibank building. In Sandra Cinto’s “Untitled,” an ocean-inspired sprawl of webs and whorls overlooks a planter.

 

And in the open-air spaces that house these and other gems from the Murals of La Jolla collection, the art patrons can still commune with the art whenever they want. Even now.

 

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The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library in the press:

 

Exhibitions  |  Jazz  |  Chamber  |  Acoustics  |  New Music  |  Sound On  |  Lectures  |  Flicks on the Bricks  |  The Night Owls  |  Murals of La Jolla  |  Gala  |  Other

 


Exhibitions

 

https://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/story/2020-04-03/creativity-in-quarantine-how-the-coronavirus-pandemic-is-panning-art-in-la-jolla?fbclid=IwAR1OWednjwP4tjTTJiykpSq3iHgdx5aSoTDH8hwXEFTdzwvtR82GDli-TH8

https://www.lajollalight.com/art/sd-cm-ljl-art-prize-20190529-story.html

https://www.lajollalight.com/art/sd-cm-ljl-artshow-athenaeum-20190123-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/local-news/sdljl-best-bet-sept-1-2016aug31-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/cm-ljl-athenaeum-exhibit-sept-22-20160920-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/sd-exhibit-pays-homage-architect-irving-gill-20160921-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-oct-20-story.html

http://hyperallergic.com/337518/clusters-of-loose-geometries-in-conceptual-thought-drawings/?wt=2

http://sdcitybeat.com/article-18053-to-see-or-not-to-see-'give-me-a-minute-i%E2%80%99m-thinking'.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/print-article-18053-permanent.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/philanthropy/sdljl-athenaeum-art-exhibit-give-me-a-minute-i-m-thinking-20161130-photogallery.html

http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/27331847/article-La-Jolla-news-and-community-briefs?instance=most_popular1

http://sdcitybeat.com/culture/seen-local/2017-art-preview/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/things-to-do/sd-et-things-todo-20170105-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-jan-5-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/sd-et-visual-athenaeum-20161228-story.html

http://sandiegoliteraryscene.blogspot.com/2017/01/poetry-transformed-into-book-art.html?spref=fb

http://sandiegoliteraryscene.blogspot.com/2017/01/derli-romero-small-works-on-paper-books.html

http://sandiegoliteraryscene.blogspot.com/2017/01/books-for-dollar-via-gumball-machine.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-jan-26-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-feb-2-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-march-2-story.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/culture/features/shinpei-takeda-has-become-an-international-artistic-force/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-march-23-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/sd-et-visual-art-spring-picks-20170310-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-march-30-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-april-6-story.html

http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/arts/culture-report-19/

https://www.sandiego.org/campaigns/district-arts/la-jolla.aspx

http://sdjewishjournal.com/sdjj/june-2017/summer-exhibition-preview/

http://sdcitybeat.com/culture/seen-local/2017-summer-art-show-preview/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/sd-et-visual-wonderspaces-20170530-story.html

http://dosd.com/p/20-arts-events-in-june

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-bell-20170620-story.html

http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/arts/culture-report-28/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-aug-3-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/sd-juried-art-athenaeum-20170803-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/sd-et-fall-visual-picks-20170901-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/sd-joyce-art-athenaeum-20170919-story.html

http://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/arts/innovative-ucsd-program-aims-to-draw-compassion-out-of-future-doctors/

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/story/2019-10-17/nikko-mueller-athenaeum

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/story/2020-01-08/five-paintings-san-diego


Jazz

 

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/story/2020-01-19/ba-da-boom-four-jazz-dynamos-to-perform-on-one-drum-set-at-four-la-jolla-concerts?fbclid=IwAR1bigMwDelYKIctNN2MtxsSUjKTDf2YB88LsKcFP3_wsIdh4GX0KjIH0Ts

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-etinenne-20180329-story.html

http://www.kusi.com/etienne-charles-creole-soul/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/music/sd-cm-ljl-daniel-atkinson-20180326-story.html

http://www.jjajazzawards.org/p/2018-jazz-heroes.html

https://www.jazz88.org/articles/Athenaeum%27s_2017_Season/

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2016/sep/18/blurt-geoffrey-keezer-plays-hometown-gig/

http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego/The-Collective-Wisdom-of-SF-JAZZ-396695251.html?_osource=SocialFlowTwt_SDSoundDiego

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2016/nov/27/blurt-dorado-schmitt-django-all-stars/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-varga-music-dorado-20161117-story.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/article-18065-Camila-Meza-Mingei-Holiday-Market-and-December-Nights.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-varga-albums-20161215-story.html

the star-studded Athenaeum Jazz at TSRI concert series celebrated its 20th anniversary in La Jolla. 

http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego/Twelve-of-the-Best--San-Diego-Live-Jazz-Concerts-408058425.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-lookahead-20161212-story.html

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/jan/29/blurt-saxman-donald-harrison-blows-atheneum/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-donald-harrison-20170126-story.html

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/feb/05/blurt-rob-thorsen-plays-benefit-jazz-schools/

http://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/sd-athenaeum-jazz-series-20170208-story.html

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/feb/12/blurt-besos-de-coco-panama-66/

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/jan/29/blurt-saxman-donald-harrison-blows-atheneum/

http://www.kpbs.org/news/2017/feb/27/san-diego-clubs-create-home-jazz/

https://kpbs.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/audio/2017/02/27/20170227-TF-JAZZ.mp3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xF4pGrVvGgY

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/feb/26/blurt-ralph-towner-returns-san-diego/

http://sandiegotroubadour.com/2017/03/ralph-towner-unconcerned-with-which-label-is-applied-to-his-music/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-clayton-brothers-20170309-story.html

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/mar/19/blurt-clayton-brothers-come-town/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-athenaeum-jazz-20170412-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-varga-charlap-rosnes-20170427-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-june-1-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-june-20170606-story.html

https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/may/31/note-chris-potter-will-toy-you/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-finest-concerts-20170502-story.html

http://www.sandiegostory.com/the-chris-potter-quartet-throws-down-at-the-la-jolla-athenaeum/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-artscal-linda-oh-20170606-story.html

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/events/sd-cm-rsf-event-briefs-20170707-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-artscal-shai-maestro-20170703-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-wofford-20171113-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-lorraine-castellanos-20171210-story.html


Chamber

 

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-et-classical-maxwell-string-quartet-20190117-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sdut-athenaeum-summer-festival-gustavo-romero-2016jul11-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sdut-fall-arts-preview-classical-music-picks-2016sep13-story.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/article-17807-chamber-music-gets-remixxed.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-et-classical-zwilich-20161026-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-me-review-athenaeum-20161109-story.html

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/events/sd-cm-rsf-event-briefs-20170303-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-radar-gustavo-romero-20170623-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-me-review-athenaeum-20170916-story.html


Acoustics

 

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-music-jefferson-jay-20180404-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/events/sd-best-bets-sept-29-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-april-27-story.html

http://dosd.com/p/20-arts-events-to-do-in-may

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-radar-acoustic-evenings-20170511-story.html

https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2017/may/10/blurt-blind-guitarmans-blues/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-may-25-story.html


New Music

 

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-et-radar-new-music-20161018-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-me-review-new-music-20161020-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/music/cm-ljl-sound-on-music-fest-dec-29-issue-20161228-story.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/upcoming-events/short-list-event-picks/soundon-festival-of-modern-music/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/music/cm-ljl-sound-on-music-fest-dec-29-issue-20161228-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-me-review-sdnewmusic-20170104-story.html

http://socalpulse.com/blog/2017/01/04/san-diego-weekend-events-roundup-jan-5-8/

http://www.sandiegostory.com/soundon-festival-brilliant-again/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-march-16-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/music/sd-me-review-adler-20170317-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-et-classical-spring-picks-20170310-story.html

Brass Brighten New Music Horizon at the La Jolla Athenaeum

http://www.sandiegostory.com/brass-brighten-new-music-horizon-at-the-la-jolla-athenaeum/

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-me-review-sdnewmusic-20170422-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-oct-19-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/classical-music/sd-me-review-new-music-20171027-story.html


Sound On

 

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/music/sd-sound-on-festival-modern-music-athenaeum-2018-story.html 

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-jan-4-htmlstory.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/upcoming-events/short-list-event-picks/art-for-the-new-year/

https://timesofsandiego.com/arts/2018/01/05/san-diego-weekend-guide-jan-5-7/

http://www.delmartimes.net/lifestyle/events/sd-cm-nc-events-gestival-20180105-htmlstory.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/lifestyle/people/sd-et-things-todo-20180104-story.html

http://www.kpbs.org/alerts/samples/kpbs-arts/

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/events/sd-cm-rsf-events-music-20171208-story.html


Lectures

 

https://www.jazz88.org/MP3/IA042918JacquelyneSilver.mp3

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-nov-17-story.html

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/events/sd-cm-rsf-event-briefs-20170623-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-june-29-story.html

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/events/sd-cm-rsf-event-briefs-20170629-htmlstory.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/sd-cm-ljl-hitler-art-20171101-story.html


Flicks on the Bricks

 

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/sd-news-nuggets-april-20170405-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/things-to-do/sd-et-radar-flicksonthebricks-20170801-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-aug-10-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-aug-17-story.html


The Night Owls

 

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/bands/midnight-pine/

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-dec-8-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-aug-31-htmlstory.html

http://www.10news.com/lifestyle/holiday-pop-up-bars-drink-and-food-specials-around-san-diego-2017

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/events/cm-ljl-holiday-calendar-2017-20171130-story.html

http://sdcitybeat.com/upcoming-events/short-list-event-picks/holiday-performances-makers-arcade-and-gin-gerbread-night-ow/


Murals of La Jolla

 

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/columnists/story/2020-05-23/column-even-now-the-murals-of-la-jolla-is-bringing-art-to-the-people

https://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/story/2020-05-04/wall-retrospective-murals-of-la-jolla-commemorates-its-first-decade-with-first-book

https://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/story/2020-04-08/eclipse-playtime-murals-of-la-jolla-unveils-its-latest-at-7569-girard-ave

San Diego Community News Group - New mural titled Landing being installed in La Jolla 

http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/27253387/article--New-mural-titled--Landing--being-installed-in-La-Jolla-?instance=arts

http://www.artltdmag.com/index.php?subaction=showfull&id=1478283920&archive&start_from&ucat=34

Mural Watch: “Favorite Color”

http://sdcitybeat.com/article-18014-mural-watch-%E2%80%9Cfavorite-color%E2%80%9D.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/sd-once-upon-a-time-in-the-west-mural-goes-up-la-jolla-20170920-story.html

https://www.advocate.com/current-issue/2017/9/12/grace-and-frankies-san-diego

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/visual-arts/sd-et-visual-lajolla-20170925-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/best-bets/sd-best-bets-oct-12-htmlstory.html

https://www.kcet.org/shows/artbound/a-wave-of-street-art-for-san-diego


Gala

 

http://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/cm-cm-ljl-hulala-vpa-0073-20160915-photo.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/lifestyle/philanthropy/sdut-athenaeum-patrons-say-aloha-to-island-magic-20160915-photogallery.html


Other

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/30/arts/design/between-tijuana-and-san-diego-an-art-ethos-thrives.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share

http://www.ranchosantafereview.com/news/local-news/sd-cm-rsf-dewhurst-20161201-htmlstory.html

http://modernluxury.com/san-diego/features/7-top-art-influencers

http://www.lajollalight.com/cm-ljl-atheneaum-gala-20161215-story.html

https://www.evensi.us/page/athenaeum-music-arts-library/10000536087

http://dosd.com/venues/athenaeum-music-and-arts-library

http://www.performingartslive.com/?Method=Advanced&SearchKeywords=Athenaeum&MCatID=0&DR=1000&FreeOnly=False&CatID=20,31,21,25,27,1,6,22,23,3,5,29,7,8,30,24,9,10,12,11,16,28,14,19,17,18,26

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/sd-one-more-lifeguard-childrens-pool-20170523-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/news/sd-blinking-crosswalk-20170606-story.html

http://www.lajollalight.com/art/cm-ljl-lady-museum-directors-part-2-20170810-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/theater/sd-et-theater-wowfest-20171004-story.html

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/columnists/diane-bell/sd-me-bell-20171216-story.html

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/entertainment/story/2019-10-20/live-from-the-library-how-erika-torri-transformed-the-athenaeum-music-and-arts-library