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Art Expo: Graphic Novels and 'Zines

Wonderhaus Bakery

Friday, July 25, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Friday Sunset Artwalk

Bernardo Winery

Friday, July 25, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Comic-Con Inspired Art Show

Friday, July 25, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Driven to Abstraction: Photographic Show

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Saturday, July 26, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Seal of Disapproval: Deviancy & Delinquency

Space 4 Art

Saturday, July 26, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Art Expo: Graphic Novels and 'Zines

Wonderhaus Bakery

Saturday, July 26, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Ken Shin: Seer Of Truth

Vista Buddhist Temple and Japanese Cultural Center

Saturday, July 26, noon to 4 p.m.

B.A.M.!: Beer, Art, Music

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Saturday, July 26, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Taylor Gallegos

3rd Space

Saturday, July 26, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Mackenzie Thorpe: Opening Reception

Legends Gallery of La Jolla

Saturday, July 26, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Super Awesome Showdown: Galacticadia 1

Victory Theater

Saturday, July 26, 8 p.m.

The Family You Choose

White Box Theater at NTC

Saturday, July 26, 8 p.m.

Ken Shin: Seer Of Truth

Vista Buddhist Temple and Japanese Cultural Center

Sunday, July 27, noon to 2:30 p.m.

We Are Here

Centro Cultural de la Raza

Sunday, July 27, 1:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Road Trip Film Series: Rain Man

Schulman Auditorium at Carlsbad City Library

Tuesday, July 29, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Summer Night Art Social

Disconnected Salon

Thursday, July 31, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Friday, August 1, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday Night Liberty

NTC at Liberty Station Arts and Culture District

Friday, August 1, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Outside the Lens: Summer Camp Photo Exhibition

NTC at Liberty Station, Barracks 15, Studio 103

Friday, August 1, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

First Friday: Oceanside Art Walk

Friday, August 1, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Star Wars: A Creative Tribute to a Galaxy Far Far Away

NTC at Liberty Station, Barracks 17

Friday, August 1, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Make It Pop: Art Installation

NTC at Liberty Station Arts and Culture District

Friday, August 1, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Saturday, August 2, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Sunday, August 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Juried Fine-Arts Show: Opening Reception

Carlsbad Oceanside Art League's COAL Gallery

Sunday, August 3, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Masterpiece Mondays

Exclusive Collections Seaport Village

Monday, August 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

First Thursday Art

The Headquarters

Thursday, August 7, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Summer of Seuss: Opening Reception

Stephen Clayton Gallery

Friday, August 8, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Loading Dock Lunches

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Friday, August 8, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Timeless Idols, Pinups, and Pin Stripes: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Friday, August 8, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Interactive Art and Poetry Event

San Diego Art Institute: Museum of the Living Artist

Friday, August 8, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Paper Theatre Festival

Central Library

Saturday, August 9, noon to 5 p.m.

Hilary Stone: Opening Reception

Kensington Gallery

Saturday, August 9, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Angels, Aliens, and Drag Queens

Ocean Beach Playhouse

Saturday, August 9, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Foundry Anniversary Bash

New Village Arts Foundry

Sunday, August 10, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Paper Theatre Festival

Central Library

Sunday, August 10, noon to 5 p.m.

Art After Dark: Kill the Kool

Oceanside Museum of Art

Friday, August 15, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

ArtWalk NTC

NTC at Liberty Station Arts and Culture District

Saturday, August 16, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

DirtyFknVans

Saturday, August 16, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.

ArtWalk NTC

NTC at Liberty Station Arts and Culture District

Sunday, August 17, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

All New Cheap Moves: a Bill Murray Art Show

Basic Urban Kitchen and Bar

Tuesday, August 19, 7 p.m. to midnight

Judy Pike and Diana Duval: Artist Reception

San Diego Art Institute: Museum of the Living Artist

Friday, August 22, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Salvador Dali: The Argillet Collection

Perry L. Meyer Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, August 23, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

LeucadiART Walk

Sunday, August 24, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Salvador Dali: The Argillet Collection

Perry L. Meyer Fine Art Gallery

Sunday, August 24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Cruising the Art Scene

Carlsbad Art District Gallery

Thursday, August 28, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

An Outside Perspective: Learning From Tamayo

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Saturday, August 30, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Masterpiece Mondays

Exclusive Collections Seaport Village

Monday, September 1, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

First Thursday Art

The Headquarters

Thursday, September 4, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

South Bay Pride Art & Musical Festival

Bayfront Park

Saturday, September 13, noon to 10 p.m.

Victor Roman: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Saturday, September 13, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Cruising the Art Scene

Carlsbad Art District Gallery

Thursday, September 25, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

V Elements Festival

Seaport Village

Saturday, September 27, 9 a.m. to midnight

Masterpiece Mondays

Exclusive Collections Seaport Village

Monday, October 6, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

Saturday, October 11, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Patio Sale

Spanish Village Art Center

Saturday, October 11, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Planting Hope Gala

Paradise Point Resort and Spa

Saturday, October 11, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

Sunday, October 12, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Patio Sale

Spanish Village Art Center

Sunday, October 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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San Diego Art Events

Driven to Abstraction: Photographic Show

Driven to Abstraction: Photographic Show

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Saturday, July 26, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Encinitas
Seal of Disapproval: Deviancy & Delinquency

Seal of Disapproval: Deviancy & Delinquency

Space 4 Art

Saturday, July 26, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

East Village
Summer Night Art Social

Summer Night Art Social

Disconnected Salon

Thursday, July 31, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

North Park
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Friday, August 1, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Old Town
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Saturday, August 2, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Old Town
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo

Sunday, August 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Old Town
Summer of Seuss: Opening Reception

Summer of Seuss: Opening Reception

Stephen Clayton Gallery

Friday, August 8, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Coronado

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Art Subject/Object

Cross-cultural interactive art in the park with Figment

2nd annual, free, all-ages day festival returns to Chicano Park.

Aiming to bridge the gap between art creators and art appreciators by removing expression from the confines of a gallery, FIGMENT made its San Diego debut last year, drawing over 1000 participants for the day-long ...

Engage with Edgeland Futurism

Alterity, liminality explored by students at Space 4 Art

Abraham Lincoln once said, “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” It was under this premise that Ash Eliza Smith has spent the last several months teaching an experimental course at ...

Museum Exhibits

Fevered, emotionally reportorial realism

Art for life's sake

“The stroke is just like the artist at the time he makes it.” Spanish Sojourns: Robert Henri and the Spirit of Spain, on view at the San Diego Museum of Art until September 9.

The Queen and her subjects

I haven’t owned a camera for 30 years and don’t yet have a smartphone. I’ve been writing about photography for 30 years, and when I was very young it shaped my sensibility in ways I’m ...

Art-focused travel

Laguna Beach: summer means art fests

Check out Pageant of the Masters, Sawdust Festival and Art-a-Fair through the end of August.

If you want to add some art to your summer, consider heading up to Laguna Beach. A July visit here brought me within walking distance of three major art festivals: the Sawdust Festival, Festival of ...

Modern times in one of the world's hot spots: Israel

I was in Israel when three teenagers in yeshiva – Jewish seminary – had just been kidnapped. As I left the country, they were discovered to have been killed, which touched off a firestorm between ...

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