New hotels, new arts spaces, redone brideges – a lot is going on around the south end of State Street.
MOXI, the Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation recently opened, the bridge is being renovated and Hotel Californian, a renovation of the 1920’s 121 room hotel is underway.
The Museum of Contemporary Art is considering developing a new outpost on Anacapa.
“We’re really excited about the future,” Garcia said. “I think the response from the community so far has been overwhelmingly positive” regarding the need for expanding contemporary art spaces in the city.