Little Italy in San Diego is a strange combination of things. There are excellent Italian restaurants and people at least pretending to be Italian. There are gleaming high rises and also tired old buildings like this one, which is abandoned and probably waiting to be turned into a gastropub or craft brewery.
Where the road ends at the DANGER CLIFFS in The People’s Republic of OB. No parking.
One morning in Hillcrest.
The Mission Valley Target store, long and low at the end of its empty, early-morning parking lot.
Painted on location overlooking North Park, from the Georgia St Bridge.
I wanted to have a new painting of the neighborhood for North Park Festival of Arts, this Saturday May 18.
I’ll be in booth J-24 in the Juried Artists area.
May 18, 2013
North Park Festival of Arts, North Park, San Diego
On University Ave near Iowa St.
Saturday May 18