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03.25.09

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Phone Home: Felix Kulpa Gallery takes the prize for favorite art gallery.

Art & Culture

Readers Survey Results


Best Art Gallery

Felix Kulpa
107 Elm St, Santa Cruz. 408.373.2854

Graphfix Gallery & Framing
1229 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.425.8086

Malintzi Gallery
1001 Center St, Santa Cruz. 831.427.1306

Best Artist (visual; local)

Howard Ikemoto

Kimberly Parrish
www.parrisharts.com/

Bridget Henry
www.bridgetmaryhenry.com/

Best Cartoonist

Stephen DeCinzo

Tim Eagan

Matt Groening

Best Children's Art Program

Seven Directions Institute of Art and Science
303 Potrero St, Santa Cruz. 831.427.9500

Mariposa
150 Felker St, Santa Cruz. 831.425.5719

Spectra (CCSCC)
2400 Chanticleer Ave #G, Santa Cruz. 831.475.9600

Best Club DJ

DJ AD

DJ Toxic Rainbow

Motiv
1209 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.454.9030

Best Dance Studio

Motion Pacific
1001 Center St #10, Santa Cruz. 831.457.1616

Dancenter
1550 41st Ave, Capitola. 831.475.5032

418 Project
418 Front St, Santa Cruz. 831.466.9770

Best Festival

Capitola Art & Wine

Greek Festival

Santa Cruz Blues Festival

Best Local Website

Cruzio
www.cruzio.com

Santa Cruz Jobs
www.santacruzjobs.com

Metroactive
www.metroactive.com

Best Movie Theater

Del Mar
1124 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.469.3320

Nickelodeon
210 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz. 831.426.7500

Cinema 9
1405 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.425.7492

Best Museum

Museum of Art and History
705 Front St, Santa Cruz. 831.429.1964

Surf Museum
701 West Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz. 831.420.6289

Santa Cruz Natural History Museum
1305 East Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz. 831.420.6115

Best Mural

Shopper's Corner
622 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.429.1804

Capitola Seawall
Capitola Beach, Capitola

Andy's Auto
901 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.423.8400

Best Performing Arts Venue

Kuumbwa
320 Cedar St #2, Santa Cruz. 831.427.2227

Rio Theatre
1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.429.1812

Mello Center
215 E. Beach St, Box 930, Watsonville. 831.763.4047

Best Photographer

Pete Saporito
www.peterangelosaporito.com

R.R. Jones
www.rrjones.com

Frans Lanting
www.lanting.com

Best Poet

Adrienne Rich

Ellen Bass

Patrice Vecchioe

Best Radio Personality

'Sleepy' John Sandidge
(KZSC-FM 88.1 and KPIG-FM 107.5)

Rosemary Chalmers
(KSCO-AM, 1080)

Scotty K. of Platterpuss Rising
(KZSC-FM, 88.1)

Best Radio Station

KPIG-FM (107.5)
1110 Main St, Watsonville. 831.724.7675

KZSC-FM (88.1)
1156 High St, Santa Cruz. 831.459.2811

KUSP-FM (88.9)
208 Eighth Ave, Santa Cruz. 831.476.2800

Best Theater Troupe

Shakespeare Santa Cruz
156 High St, Santa Cruz. 831.459.2121

Golden Crow
800 Bethany Dr, Scotts Valley. 831.335.0173

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