ArtStreet • Photo Journal

All photos by Nicholas Wray For more information, reservations or to purchase special event tickets, visit ArtStreet is located at 300 First Ave. in Sacramento, is free to the public and is open now through Feb. 25, Monday–Friday, 3–9 p.m. or later, and Saturday–Sunday 11 a.m.–9 p.m. or later….

Word On the ArtStreet • Makers Gonna Make

I felt like a child again. In wonderment, in awe, jaw agape, I excitedly weaved all over ArtStreet, unable to believe my eyes. Or any of my senses. The overwhelming magnitude of this project is made even more special by its impermanence. Its world-class contribution to arts and culture is…

Fine Spray: Artist Ricky Watts Merges Elements of Graffiti, Fine Art

Ricky Watts’ relationship with art can most accurately be described as a lifelong, full-fledged obsession. Watts’ mom claims that he was drawing before he was even able to walk, and by the time he was a teen, he was funding his weekly lunches by selling doodles to classmates. Fast-forward to…