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Art on the Green

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

Sunday, March 29, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wine and Canvas: A Whale of a Tale

Hard Rock Café

Sunday, March 29, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Painting & Vino: "Spring Wildflowers"

98 Bottles

Sunday, March 29, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Wine and Canvas: Spring Day

O’Harley’s Brewhouse and Pizzeria

Monday, March 30, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Painting & Vino: "Dead Cactus"

98 Bottles

Tuesday, March 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Faces of the Forgotten

NTC at Liberty Station, Barracks 15, Studio 103

Friday, April 3, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Indian Wells Arts Festival

Friday, April 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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.

San Diego Watercolor Society: Opening Reception

San Diego Watercolor Society at NTC Promenade

Friday, April 3, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Woven: Opening Reception

Bravo School of Art at Liberty Station

Friday, April 3, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Atelier de Voyages: Open Studio

Friday, April 3, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Plein Air Group Exhibition: Opening Reception

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Saturday, April 4, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Sculptural Enlightenment

Spanish Village Art Center

Saturday, April 4, 4 p.m. to 9 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.

Indian Wells Arts Festival

Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Clay and Glass

Borrego Art Institute

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

Guess the Influence: Open Studios

Brokers Building Gallery

Saturday, April 4, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Indian Wells Arts Festival

Sunday, April 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Artist Talk: Tree Lines

Grossmont Healthcare Center

Monday, April 6, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Polyester

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD

Thursday, April 9, noon to 6 p.m.

50 to Watch: Opening Reception

Studio Door

Thursday, April 9, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

400 Years of Sound Texts

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD

Thursday, April 9, 8:30 p.m.

Okanagon

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD

Friday, April 10, 7 p.m.

Paradise Found

Art Tradition Gallery

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

Nightmare in Wonderland: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Saturday, April 11, 6 p.m. to 10 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.

Polyester

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD

Saturday, April 11, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Ray at Night

Saturday, April 11, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

eARTh Exhibit

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, April 11, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Learn to Paint in a Day

Losina Art Center

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

Bishop School Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, April 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Bus Trip: The Getty Center, Los Angeles

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, April 16, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Free Third Thursday

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, April 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Kearny High School Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, April 16, 5 p.m. to 7 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.

Paint Alchemy Opening Recption

La Jolla Community Center

Friday, April 17, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Gloria Lee: Celebrating the Four Seasons

EC Historic Gaslamp Gallery

Friday, April 17, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Free Family Art Day

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Flower Making

Casa Artelexia

Saturday, April 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Flower Making

Casa Artelexia

Saturday, April 18, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Gloria Lee: Celebrating the Four Seasons

EC Historic Gaslamp Gallery

Saturday, April 18, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

25th Annual Multi-Cultural Earth Day

WorldBeat Cultural Center

Sunday, April 19, noon to 7 p.m.

Gloria Lee: Celebrating the Four Seasons

EC Historic Gaslamp Gallery

Sunday, April 19, noon to 5 p.m.

Photo Seminar & Photo Competition

Del Mar Art Center Gallery

Monday, April 20, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Mysterious Etruscans

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Monday, April 20, 9:30 a.m. to 1 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 in the Garden Spring Craft Show

City Farmers Nursery

Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Art Alive 2015 Floral Lecture

San Diego Museum of Art

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

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Little Italy Artwalk

Saturday, April 25, noon to 10 p.m.

Guess the Influence: Open Studios

Brokers Building Gallery

Saturday, April 25, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Sensual Sadness

Bodega Studios and Gallery

Saturday, April 25, 7 p.m. to 10:30 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

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Sunday, April 26, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Little Italy Artwalk

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

Stephen Little: Chinese Paintings

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, April 30, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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.

Symposium: LA/LA

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, May 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Musical Performance Inspired by Young Art

San Diego Museum of Art

Sunday, May 3, noon to 5 p.m.

Reflections of an Arts Advocate

Grossmont Healthcare Center

Monday, May 4, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Mother's Day Art and Cooking

Pachis, An Art Studio For Kids

Saturday, May 9, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Second Saturday Workshops: Musical Color Compositions

San Diego Museum of Art

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

Ray at Night

Saturday, May 9, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

A Curator's Perspective: Dear Nemesis

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Monday, May 11, 2 p.m.

Teen Art Café: Visualizing Music

San Diego Museum of Art

Wednesday, May 13, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art OASIS Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, May 14, 10:30 a.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.

Lung Hsiang: Opening Reception

San Diego Botanic Garden

Sunday, May 17, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Lalla Essaydi

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Monday, May 18, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Free Third Thursday

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, May 21, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Hoover High School Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, May 21, 5 p.m.

Spring ArtFling: Opening Reception

Carmel Valley Library

Saturday, May 23, noon to 2 p.m.

History of the Silk Road

San Diego Museum of Art

Thursday, May 28, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, May 28, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, June 4, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Woolgathering: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Saturday, June 6, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

25 and Under Art Contest Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Saturday, June 6, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

25 and Under Art Contest Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Saturday, June 6, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, June 11, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art Around Adams 2015

Saturday, June 13, noon

Free Third Thursday

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, June 18, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, June 18, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Charter School of San Diego Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, June 18, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Father's Day Art and Pizza Making

Pachis, An Art Studio For Kids

Saturday, June 20, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, June 25, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 2, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 9, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Free Third Thursday

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 16, 5 p.m. to 8 a.m.

Patrons of the Prado’s Masterpiece Gala

Spreckels Organ Pavilion

Saturday, July 18, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 23, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, July 30, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, August 6, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, August 13, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Shore Thing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, August 20, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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San Diego Art Events

Faces of the Forgotten

Faces of the Forgotten

NTC at Liberty Station, Barracks 15, Studio 103

Friday, April 3, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Liberty Station
Plein Air Group Exhibition: Opening Reception

Plein Air Group Exhibition: Opening Reception

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Saturday, April 4, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Encinitas
Sculptural Enlightenment

Sculptural Enlightenment

Spanish Village Art Center

Saturday, April 4, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Balboa Park
Artist Talk: Tree Lines

Artist Talk: Tree Lines

Grossmont Healthcare Center

Monday, April 6, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

La Mesa
Paradise Found

Paradise Found

Art Tradition Gallery

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

Escondido
Nightmare in Wonderland: Opening Reception

Nightmare in Wonderland: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

Saturday, April 11, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Escondido
Bishop School Showcase

Bishop School Showcase

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

Thursday, April 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

La Jolla

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Art Subject/Object

Movement, memory, and sound

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Tijuana to China and back

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Museum Exhibits

Koudelka was into enormity

History happens

An enormous crowd pushes against an advancing tank, as if to deny its force.

March of time

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“I have always liked hot music. There’s something wrong with an American who doesn’t.”

Art-focused travel

Welcome to East Jesus, CA

Up the road from Salvation Mountain, miles from anywhere.

Overlooking the Salton Sea in the shadow of mature Ironwood trees rests a man still much loved. The former “mayor” of East Jesus, a fenced community of free-roaming, ever-rotating artists, musicians, scientists and builders located ...

Finding the roots of American music in North Louisiana

As a former musician myself, I shake my head sadly at musicians who think they’re getting the folk zeitgeist of a given genre just by listening to records. You learn folk music by listening to ...

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