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Brianna Rigg

Helmuth Projects

Saturday, January 24, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Art on the Green

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

Saturday, January 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sister Parks: Anza-Borreo and Ikh Nart Reserve Mongolia

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Saturday, January 24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Gallery Tour with Marika Sardar

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, January 24, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

La Jolla Art Nights

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, January 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Art on the Green

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

Sunday, January 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sister Parks: Anza-Borreo and Ikh Nart Reserve Mongolia

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Sunday, January 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Family Drop-In Day: Exploring Post-Impressionism

San Diego Museum of Art

Sunday, January 25, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Pop Culture and Women in Art: Lecture

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Monday, January 26, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Curator’s Perspective: Laugh-In

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Monday, January 26, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Christopher Farrington

Allure

Wednesday, January 28, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Japanese Design

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, January 29, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Gabe Leonard: Desperados

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Friday, January 30, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

A Pilgrim’s Journey: Images from the Camino de Santiago

Next Door Gallery

Saturday, January 31, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Alexander Ditimus

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, January 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Gabe Leonard: Desperados

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Saturday, January 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, February 1, 10 a.m. to noon

My Sister's Voice: Photography

Oceanside Museum of Art

Tuesday, February 3, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Culture & Cocktails: Havana Nights

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, February 5, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: The Expressive Potential of a Drawing

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, February 6, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Boardwalk Craft Market

Old Poway Park

Saturday, February 7, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A Bird Photographer’s Story

San Diego Natural History Museum

Saturday, February 7, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Art Guild Show

Borrego Art Institute

Saturday, February 7, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Color of Light & Handmade

Glashaus Artist Collective Warehouse

Saturday, February 7, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, February 8, 10 a.m. to noon

Family Art Day

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, February 8, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Reshaping the 2%: Opening Reception

Mesa College Art Gallery

Thursday, February 12, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Bella Hearts Unveiling

Exclusive Collections Seaport Village

Saturday, February 14, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Paul Lotz

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Saturday, February 14, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Second Saturday Workshops: Cut Paper Cards

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, February 14, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Kari-Lise Alexander: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Saturday, February 14, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Palate to Palette: Paint! Wine! Play!

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, February 14, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Paul Lotz

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Sunday, February 15, noon to 5 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, February 15, 10 a.m. to noon

Student Exhibition: Chula Vista High School

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, February 19, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: Developing a Personal Form

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, February 20, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, February 22, 10 a.m. to noon

Field Trip: Explore Baja’s Art Scene

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Friday, February 27, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sights & Sounds of Switzerland

First Presbyterian Church

Friday, February 27, 7 p.m.

Family ArtLAB: Absurd Art

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Saturday, February 28, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

MAS Attack 8

San Diego Art Institute: Museum of the Living Artist

Saturday, February 28, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, March 1, 10 a.m. to noon

California Dreaming Panel Discussion

Oceanside Museum of Art

Tuesday, March 3, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

TNT (Thursday Night Thing)

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, March 5, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: Composing a Personal Expression

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, March 6, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Axline Lecture Featuring El Anatsui

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Saturday, March 7, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Boardwalk Craft Market

Old Poway Park

Saturday, March 7, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Plein Air Invitational

Borrego Art Institute

Saturday, March 7, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, March 8, 10 a.m. to noon

Curator’s Perspective: Gravity and Grace

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Monday, March 9, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Distinguished Lecture Series: St. Hildegard of Bingen

Oceanside Museum of Art

Tuesday, March 10, 10:30 a.m. to noon

Second Saturday Workshops: Layered Block Prints

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, March 14, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Palate to Palette: Paint! Wine! Play!

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, March 14, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: Recording Volume with Cross Contour

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, March 20, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Life Painting

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, March 21, noon to 4 p.m.

Yoga at the Museum

Oceanside Museum of Art

Sunday, March 22, 11 a.m. to noon

Drawing in the Galleries: Naturalistic and Expressive Outcomes with Color

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, April 3, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Boardwalk Craft Market

Old Poway Park

Saturday, April 4, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Design & Carve Your Own Stamps

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Clay and Glass

Borrego Art Institute

Saturday, April 4, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Second Saturday Workshops: Floral Drawings with Pastel

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, April 11, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: Developing the Picture Plane

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, April 17, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Free Family Art Day

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, April 18, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Art Alive 2015 Floral Exhibition

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, April 24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Bloom Bash

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, April 24, 7 p.m. to midnight

Art Alive 2015 Floral Exhibition

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Art Alive 2015 Floral Lecture

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, April 25, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Art Alive 2015 Floral Exhibition

San Diego Museum of Art

Sunday, April 26, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Art Alive 2015 Floral Masterclass

San Diego Museum of Art

Sunday, April 26, 10 a.m. to noon

Drawing in the Galleries: Figurative Drawing

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, May 1, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Boardwalk Craft Market

Old Poway Park

Saturday, May 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Second Saturday Workshops: Musical Color Compositions

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, May 9, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Drawing in the Galleries: Figurative Drawing with Chiaroscuro

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, May 15, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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San Diego Art Events

Brianna Rigg

Brianna Rigg

Helmuth Projects

Saturday, January 24, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Bankers Hill
Japanese Design

Japanese Design

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, January 29, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Balboa Park
A Pilgrim’s Journey: Images from the Camino de Santiago

A Pilgrim’s Journey: Images from the Camino de Santiago

Next Door Gallery

Saturday, January 31, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Golden Hill
Alexander Ditimus

Alexander Ditimus

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, January 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

La Jolla
My Sister's Voice: Photography

My Sister's Voice: Photography

Oceanside Museum of Art

Tuesday, February 3, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Oceanside
Bella Hearts Unveiling

Bella Hearts Unveiling

Exclusive Collections Seaport Village

Saturday, February 14, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Downtown San Diego
Paul Lotz

Paul Lotz

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Saturday, February 14, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Downtown San Diego

There are 73 total art events. See more

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