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Alternate Endings, Radical Beginnings screen in San Diego for Day With(out) Art

Alternate Endings, Radical Beginnings screen in San Diego for Day With(out) Art

Alternate Endings, Radical Beginnings screen in San Diego for Day With(out) Art Black artists tackle AIDS through innovative short videos Day With(out) Art began in 1989 as the national day of action and mourning in response to the AIDS crisis. To make the public aware that AIDS can touch everyone, and inspire positive action. Local artists, art galleries and service organizations worked with closely with Visual AIDS (New York) to bring newly commissioned videos by artists Mykki Blanco, Cheryl Dunye & Ellen…

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Hotels/Motels (Unofficial Art Fair 2017)

Hotels/Motels (Unofficial Art Fair 2017)

Fallen Tree Exhibitions presents Hotels/Motels (Unofficial Art Fair 2017) Friday & Saturday, December 15 &16, 2017 @ Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows 2223 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104 Fallen Tree Exhibitions invites art enthusiasts, artists, collectors, press, curators, and patrons of culture, to check-in to the third unofficial art fair in San Diego! Hotels/Motels (Unofficial Art Fair 2017) presents emerging and established artists who are working in a wide-range of media and disciplines. Artists from all over…

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New Fine Arts Building for Mesa College

New Fine Arts Building for Mesa College

The San Diego Business Journal reports on the recent groundbreaking at San Diego Mesa College for the new four-story, 26,500 square-foot building to be completed in summer of 2018. The building will include an art gallery, classrooms and multiple disciplinary studios. Click on the link below to view the article. http://www.sdbj.com/news/2017/oct/24/128m-fine-arts-building-coming-san-diego-mesa-coll/

Artists of KAABOO 2017 Part 4: Nick McPherson

Artists of KAABOO 2017 Part 4: Nick McPherson

KAABOO is only a week away, and we still have a few spotlights to cast.  This time the spotlight is on Nick McPherson, a.k.a. Nicholas Danger.  Nick is an “Artist and Illustrator raised in Texas and currently making stuff in Southern California”. Known for his distinctive style, he creates murals, paintings, illustrations, designs and, famously, his “poortraits”, illustrations on found photography that are creative, hilarious, sometimes disturbing, but always entertaining. Check out his book of them on his online store…

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September 2017 2nd Saturday Lineup

September 2017 2nd Saturday Lineup

Here is the list of events for Saturday, September 9, 2017 The list will be updated throughout the week, so check back for updates. Also, check each event page for details and last minute changes. Omnia Mea Mecum Porto Thumbprint Gallery 920 Kline St, La Jolla, CA Exhibition 09/09/2017 through 10/01/2017 Event 09/09/2017 | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm https://www.facebook.com/events/939910486148315/ Barbara Sexton & Tom Driscoll Bread & Salt 1955 Julian Ave, San Diego, CA Event – Opening Reception 09/09/2017 |…

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Free Art – An Article by Paul Koester

Free Art – An Article by Paul Koester

Follow the link below to an article on the dark side of posting art on social media by San Diego photographer Paul Koester. Free Art – An Article by Paul Koester There is always someone (or a group of people) behind the content on any platform and it is always wrong to copy it and use it for commercial purposes or worse, claiming ownership, when it is clearly someone else’s work. It is unfortunate that artists still have to deal with copyright…

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Another Busy Second Saturday Weekend for the San Diego Art Scene

Another Busy Second Saturday Weekend for the San Diego Art Scene

It has shaped up to be another amazingly full Second Saturday weekend for exhibition openings and other events Visit the Art Guide San Diego Current Events page for more information. See you out there! Friday, July 7, 2017 July 7th, First Friday Emerald C Gallery 1331 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 07/07/2017 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm https://www.facebook.com/events/446616395700403/ TheArtShow Float SD 207 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 07/07/2017 | 6:00 pm – 1:55 am https://www.facebook.com/events/726766590759518/ Comickaze Presents Accidental Aliens &…

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The Studio Door Founder has his First Solo Exhibition at the Gallery

The Studio Door Founder has his First Solo Exhibition at the Gallery

Patric Stillman, local painter and founder of The Studio Door has his first solo exhibition at the gallery From the May 24th press release: The Studio Door is pleased to present Person Place or Thing, a solo exhibition by San Diego-based painter Patric Stillman.  For his first solo show at The Studio Door, Stillman has created a suite of noir paintings that explore cinematic style while also examining the constant flux of personal identity. With a sense of being dropped into the…

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A Weekend Full of Art – June 2nd and 3rd, 2017

A Weekend Full of Art – June 2nd and 3rd, 2017

There are so many great art happenings going on this weekend. Here is a quick glance at some of them: Be sure to check the event pages for last minute updates, costs and other important information! Tonight, Friday, June 2, 2017 Wonderspaces opens its doors today at 10:00 am. I’ll be posting more about this in the next couple of days. Michael Carini’s ‘Reign Upon Sonrise’ Opening Reception and Unveiling is happening during Friday Night Liberty at Martha Pace Swift…

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Property Progress and Preview Party

Property Progress and Preview Party

Space 4 Art Starts Building its Permanent Home and Hosts a Sneak Peak There are a lot of people around San Diego working hard to make their art. At the new site for Space 4 Art, there are a lot of people working hard to make a place where art can be made. On top of that, they bravely set a goal of June 2nd to give a sneak preview of their new space in Sherman Heights. With the help…

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