Best Art Gallery

May 10, 2018 - San Luis Obispo New Times

A little more than 10 years ago, Paso Robles had nary an art gallery. That all changed when Studios on the Park came to town. "We're truly their art studio," Director Sasha Irving said. "We aspire to be a place that anyone can come express themselves creatively and take part in the artistic process. It's a place where anyone can come and connect with the arts." For more information on the gallery's Kids Art Smart program for kids as well as art classes for people of all ages, visit

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Opening Minds art show addresses mental health struggles

May 3, 2018 - San Luis Obispo New Times

When she was 14, that's when things started to get bad.

That was the year Alexandra Kelso's dad died. It wasn't until two years later, when she and her family moved from Fresno to San Luis Obispo that Kelso realized both of her parents had been covering up their struggles with substance abuse and mental illness.

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Council re-funds public art

April 29, 2018 - Paso Robles Press

Asks staff to create streamlined process for mural applications

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Arts Beat: 'Studios on the Park' in Paso Robles

April 18, 2018 - KCBX

We head to Paso Robles for a visit to Studios on the Park, a non profit Arts Center where residents gather under one roof to create and sell art. The North County Arts scene has grown and evolved over the last 30 years, just as the region’s wines and restaurants have made it a popular tourist destination. Carol Tangeman reports.

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