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UCSB Art Grads Coordinate Faculty Show

More than 10 years since their last collective art show, members of the UCSB Art Department Faculty exhibited selections from their oeuvres this past weekend at Uppur Bunk Collaborative Art Space in Goleta. The show, featuring 15 artists, included work from Kip Fulbeck, Richard Ross, Jane Mulfinger, Laurel Beckman and […]

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Kum-Kum Bhavnani’s Nothing Like Water

‘Nothing Like Chocolate’ Teaser from Kum-Kum Bhavnani on Vimeo.


Campus Art Museum Debuts 1st Thursday Events

On Thursday, Nov. 3, the Art, Design & Architecture Museum at UC Santa Barbara hosted a free spoken word and musical performance at its satellite space, the Jane Deering Gallery, as a part of downtown Santa Barbara’s first Thursday. The evening began with performance poetry by second year CCS Literature […]


‘Goblin’: Not Quite the Greatest Rap Album Ever

Tyler, the Creator is tough to get a handle on. He complains about being misunderstood but seems almost to revel in the inability of the mainstream to know what to make of him and OFWGKTA as a whole.


Fareed Zakaria and Eric Schmidt Wow the Arlington

Fareed Zakaria and Eric Schmidt spoke at the Arlington Theatre on Monday in what I would call the single most relevant and interesting discussion I have ever seen during my time at UCSB.