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Field Trip: Explore Baja’s Art Scene

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

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

African-American Scientists and Inventors

WorldBeat Cultural Center

Friday, February 27, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Sights & Sounds of Switzerland

First Presbyterian Church

Friday, February 27, 7 p.m.

Pierce Williams: Opening Reception

Whistle Stop Bar

Friday, February 27, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Charles Andrew Seaton: The Illusionist

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, February 28, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Art on the Green

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

Saturday, February 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free Weekend: San Diego Museum of Art

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, February 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Family ArtLAB: Absurd Art

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

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

Joe Nyiri and Keith Stephens: Opening Reception

Pacific Beach Library

Saturday, February 28, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

African-American Scientists and Inventors

WorldBeat Cultural Center

Saturday, February 28, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

MAS Attack 8

San Diego Art Institute: Museum of the Living Artist

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

Paint & LPs: Interactive Exhibit

Brokers Building Gallery

Sunday, March 1, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Art on the Green

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort

Sunday, March 1, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Free Weekend: San Diego Museum of Art

San Diego Museum of Art

Sunday, March 1, noon to 5 p.m.

African-American Scientists and Inventors

WorldBeat Cultural Center

Sunday, March 1, 2 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Ramona Art Guild: Opening Reception

Art Center

Sunday, March 1, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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.

Cathy Carey: Colorful California

Downtown Encinitas Mainstreet Association

Thursday, March 5, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Ine Vanoeveren

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD

Thursday, March 5, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Friday Night Liberty

NTC at Liberty Station

Friday, March 6, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kenseth Thibideau and Heather Tiegs

Graffiti Beach

Friday, March 6, 6 p.m. to 9 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.

Allegory: Opening Reception

TPG2

Friday, March 6, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Black, White, & Red All Over

Friday, March 6, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Friday, March 6, 7:30 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.

Fortunato Ramirez: Coffee Grinds

Spanish Village Art Center

Saturday, March 7, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Boardwalk Craft Market

Old Poway Park

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

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Saturday, March 7, 2 p.m.

James Hubbell: Opening Reception

Santa Ysabel Art Gallery

Saturday, March 7, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Plein Air Invitational

Borrego Art Institute

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

San Diego on The Edge: Group Art Exhibit

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, March 7, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Rhodopsin Record Release

Helmuth Projects

Saturday, March 7, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

James Aitchison: Nude on Nude

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Sunday, March 8, 2 p.m.

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

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Thursday, March 12, 7:30 p.m.

Poster Art of the Soviet Union

San Diego City College

Friday, March 13, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Danny Ryan: Structure

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Friday, March 13, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Friday, March 13, 7:30 p.m.

Borrego Springs: Circle of Art Show & Sale

Christmas Circle

Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tessellation: A Group Show

Thumbprint Gallery

Saturday, March 14, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Scott Rohlfs: Opening Reception

ArtHatch

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

Second Saturday Workshops: Layered Block Prints

San Diego Museum of Art

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

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Saturday, March 14, 2 p.m.

Palate to Palette: Paint! Wine! Play!

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Ray at Night

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

Danny Ryan: Structure

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

Saturday, March 14, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Moxie: Opening Reception

Disconnected Salon

Saturday, March 14, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Borrego Springs: Circle of Art Show & Sale

Christmas Circle

Sunday, March 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Danny Ryan: Structure

Exclusive Collections Gaslamp Quarter

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

Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser!

Don Powell Theatre at SDSU

Sunday, March 15, 2 p.m.

Mary Kay Gardner: Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keefe, and Emily Carr

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Monday, March 16, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Mark Murphy: Your Inner Water Tower

Basic Urban Kitchen and Bar

Tuesday, March 17, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Raw Showcase: Donna Larsen, more

House of Blues

Wednesday, March 18, 6 p.m.

Serenity Gathering

Casino Pauma

Thursday, March 19, noon to 11 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.

Makers Arcade Spring Show

Saturday, March 21, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Latin American Art Festival

Saturday, March 21, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Life Painting

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Safari: Opening Reception

Saturday, March 21, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Latin American Art Festival

Sunday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Yoga at the Museum

Oceanside Museum of Art

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

Chinese Master Painter Wu Yi

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, March 28, 9 a.m. to noon

Artist Talk: Lalla Essaydi

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, March 28, 10:30 a.m. to 1 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.

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.

Artist Talk: Gail Roberts

Grossmont Healthcare Center

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

Ray at Night

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

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.

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 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

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.

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.

Teen Art Café: Visualizing Music

San Diego Museum of Art

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

Lalla Essaydi

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

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

History of the Silk Road

San Diego Museum of Art

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

Art Around Adams 2015

Saturday, June 13, noon

Patrons of the Prado’s Masterpiece Gala

Spreckels Organ Pavilion

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

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San Diego Art Events

Field Trip: Explore Baja’s Art Scene

Field Trip: Explore Baja’s Art Scene

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

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

Downtown San Diego
Charles Andrew Seaton: The Illusionist

Charles Andrew Seaton: The Illusionist

Dolphin and Hawk Fine Art Gallery

Saturday, February 28, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

La Jolla
Paint & LPs: Interactive Exhibit

Paint & LPs: Interactive Exhibit

Brokers Building Gallery

Sunday, March 1, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Downtown San Diego
TNT (Thursday Night Thing)

TNT (Thursday Night Thing)

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

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

Downtown San Diego
Friday Night Liberty

Friday Night Liberty

NTC at Liberty Station

Friday, March 6, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Point Loma
Kenseth Thibideau and Heather Tiegs

Kenseth Thibideau and Heather Tiegs

Graffiti Beach

Friday, March 6, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

South Park
Axline Lecture Featuring 	El Anatsui

Axline Lecture Featuring El Anatsui

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla

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

La Jolla

There are 100 total art events. See more

Art Subject/Object

Movement, memory, and sound

It’s only been about five months since Mexico City multimedia artist and musician Francisco Eme moved to San Diego, but he’s already integrated his work into multiple shows in California and Baja. Many of the ...

Tijuana to China and back

“No one is going to shut me up here.” That’s what artist Daniel Ruanova told Newsweek in a 2002 article that arrived at the zenith of media captivation with Tijuana art and music. The publication ...

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

20th Century icons from an old art museum in Buffalo are at the Museum of Art.

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

Art-focused travel

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 ...

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 ...

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