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Contemporary Oil Painting

Art on 30th

Tuesday, October 16, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Female Artists in the 18th and 19th Centuries: Rococo to Impressionism

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 16, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Tuesday, October 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Tuesday, October 16, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Tuesday, October 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 16, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Tuesday, October 16, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Spotlight Series: Beyond the Age of Reason

Mingei International Museum

Wednesday, October 17, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Wednesday, October 17, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Wednesday, October 17, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Wednesday, October 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, October 17, 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Wednesday, October 17, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Women in Law Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Wednesday, October 17, noon to 4 p.m.

Art San Diego 10th Anniversary

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Thursday, October 18, 5 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Thursday, October 18, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Thursday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Thursday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Thursday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Thursday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please

SDSU Downtown Gallery

Thursday, October 18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Women in Law Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Thursday, October 18, noon to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Illuminate

Ocean Beach Woman's Club

Friday, October 19, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Friday, October 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please

SDSU Downtown Gallery

Friday, October 19, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Women in Law Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Friday, October 19, noon to 4 p.m.

Free Interior Tours

Villa Montezuma Museum

Saturday, October 20, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ikebana Exhibition

La Jolla Riford Library

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Art Rhythm & Wine Festival

Forum Shopping Center

Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Dia de los Muertos Workshop

Arts Park @ Chollas Creek

Saturday, October 20, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Little Black House

Saturday, October 20, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Margot Wallace: Fall Colors

Solana Beach Library

Saturday, October 20, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Fall Colors Show Reception

Erin Hanson Gallery

Saturday, October 20, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Horrorgasm

Subterranean Coffee Boutique

Saturday, October 20, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Tim Shaw: Beyond Reason Opening Reception

San Diego Museum of Art

Saturday, October 20, 7 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please

SDSU Downtown Gallery

Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Women in Law Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Saturday, October 20, noon to 4 p.m.

The Gaslamp Artisan Market

Sunday, October 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Sunday, October 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Art Rhythm & Wine Festival

Forum Shopping Center

Sunday, October 21, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Art San Diego 10th Anniversary

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Sunday, October 21, noon

Pop-Up Art Show

Sunday, October 21, noon to 4 p.m.

Ikebana Exhibition

La Jolla Riford Library

Sunday, October 21, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Sunday, October 21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please

SDSU Downtown Gallery

Sunday, October 21, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Sunday, October 21, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Women in Law Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Sunday, October 21, noon to 4 p.m.

21st Annual Galaxy of Glass

Fallbrook Art Center

Sunday, October 21, noon to 3 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Monday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Monday, October 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Monday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Warhol + Haring + Murakami + Bertho + Kostabi

Martin Lawrence Galleries

Monday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please

SDSU Downtown Gallery

Monday, October 22, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Tuesday, October 23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Female Artists in the 20th Century Until 1950

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 23, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

In Stride

Sophie's Gallery

Tuesday, October 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center

Tuesday, October 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fall Art Exhibits

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 23, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Wednesday, October 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Thursday, October 25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Friday, October 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Julian Open Studios

Julian Town Hall

Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Day of the Dead Festival North Park

Saturday, October 27, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Encinitas Dia de los Muertos

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Saturday, October 27, noon to 4 p.m.

I Eat People III: Children's Monster Art

Mission Valley Library

Saturday, October 27, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Resonate 2018 Photo Group Show

MK Envision Galleries

Saturday, October 27, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

National Visual Art Exhibition: Blackout

Art on 30th

Saturday, October 27, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art After Dark: Classic Halloween Bash

Oceanside Museum of Art

Saturday, October 27, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Monster Drawing Rally

Front

Saturday, October 27, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Japanese Pop Culture Party

Japanese Friendship Garden

Saturday, October 27, 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

The Gaslamp Artisan Market

Sunday, October 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Sunday, October 28, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Julian Open Studios

Julian Town Hall

Sunday, October 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Monday, October 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Tuesday, October 30, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Unfiltered. No Mask, Just Me

[email protected]

Tuesday, October 30, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Female Artists from 1950 to the Present

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 30, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Wednesday, October 31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

VIP Exhibit Opening

Women's Museum of California

Thursday, November 1, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Yutaka Murakami Opening Reception

Japanese Friendship Garden

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

Saints, Sinners & Spaces Between Open Reception

La Jolla Community Center

Friday, November 2, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Deja Vu

June Rubin Studio/Gallery

Friday, November 2, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

40th Annual Curie Craft Fair

Curie Elementary School

Saturday, November 3, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Ramona Art & Wine Festival

Begent Ranch

Saturday, November 3, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

C-NOTE Pop-Up Art Sale

San Diego Art Institute

Saturday, November 10, noon to 5 p.m.

Studio 200 on Island

New Children's Museum

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

C-NOTE Pop-Up Art Sale

San Diego Art Institute

Sunday, November 11, noon to 5 p.m.

Downtown at Sundown: The Great Learning

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Being Here with You Closing

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown

Sunday, February 3, 2019, noon

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San Diego Art Events

Contemporary Oil Painting

Art on 30th

Tuesday, October 16, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

North Park
Female Artists in the 18th and 19th Centuries: Rococo to Impressionism

Female Artists in the 18th and 19th Centuries: Rococo to Impressionism

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, October 16, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

La Jolla
Spotlight Series: Beyond the Age of Reason

Spotlight Series: Beyond the Age of Reason

Mingei International Museum

Wednesday, October 17, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Balboa Park
Art San Diego 10th Anniversary

Art San Diego 10th Anniversary

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Thursday, October 18, 5 p.m.

Del Mar
Be Inspired

Be Inspired

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Friday, October 19, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Balboa Park
Illuminate

Illuminate

Ocean Beach Woman's Club

Friday, October 19, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Ocean Beach

Free Interior Tours

Villa Montezuma Museum

Saturday, October 20, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Sherman Heights

There are 100 total art events. See more

Art Subject/Object

Eyes of O.B. Pier

Guerrilla artist comes forward, explains dragon tears project

Jann Manning says, “One day when I was walking on the [O.B.] pier, which I love to do, I noticed there were a lot of holes in the pier [concrete] and it was kind of ...

La Jolla's version of Henry Darger

The corkscrew-childlike inner life of Santiago

A recent exhibition of works by the artist known as Santiago — aka Charlie Chimpo, aka “the Scripps Institute of Oceanography’s Retard Grandson” (a self-applied sobriquet) — during a festival at La Jolla’s Mary Star ...

Museum Exhibits

A certain kind of God

A full-body hit of the gorgeous agressions of late 19th and early 20th-century art.

A certain kind of God

Burgled secrecies

The shots are exposures of exposure, sometimes detailed with bite marks, scars, bruises, and burns.

The first photograph I saw by Brassaï, many years ago, was a 1948 portrait of Jean Genet. Hands in pockets, slight of form, his face an ambiguous index of skittishness and cunning, Genet offers and ...

Art-focused travel

Huntington Library & Botanic Gardens: L.A. day trip

The cultural oasis has an impressive art and manuscript collection, too.

Looking for a hidden gem of a day trip from San Diego? The Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, a private nonprofit organization located in tony San Marino near Pasadena, is one of the best possible ...

I heart Hong Kong

Gallery-, lounge- and restaurant-hopping: a day in Asia's World City.

You lazily open your eyes. Life is fuzzed by sleep, and the glare from the snow-white sheets adds to your blindness. A delicious stretch and yawn to get your blood flowing, and you swing your ...

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