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Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Tuesday, April 24, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Tuesday, April 24, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

From Hellhole to Paradise

Valley Center Library

Tuesday, April 24, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Beginning Watercolor Class

Art on 30th

Tuesday, April 24, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Wood Diversified

Boehm Gallery at Palomar College

Tuesday, April 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Wednesday, April 25, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Wednesday, April 25, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Worlding: Semiosis & Nested Reality

UCSD: Visual Arts Facility Performance Space

Wednesday, April 25, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Murals of La Jolla Walking Tour

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, April 25, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Joyce Cutler-Shaw Dialogues in Art & Architecture

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

#MeToo Art Exhibit

Women's Museum of California

Wednesday, April 25, noon to 4 p.m.

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Thursday, April 26, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Thursday, April 26, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Worlding: Semiosis & Nested Reality

UCSD: Visual Arts Facility Performance Space

Thursday, April 26, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Wine & Paint Workshop: Anna Stump

Sparks Gallery

Thursday, April 26, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Fred Hardy Straight Ahead Jazz

Turquoise Café-Bar Europa

Thursday, April 26, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

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

Chilenas in the Diaspora: Culture, Resistance, & Hope

UCSD Price Center

Friday, April 27, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Worlding: Semiosis & Nested Reality

UCSD: Visual Arts Facility Performance Space

Friday, April 27, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The Butler Did It Craft Show

Walnut Grove Park and Barn

Friday, April 27, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Paint & Wine Party

WineSellar and Brasserie

Friday, April 27, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Worlding: Semiosis & Nested Reality

UCSD: Visual Arts Facility Performance Space

Friday, April 27, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Bloom Bash

San Diego Museum of Art

Friday, April 27, 7 p.m.

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Saturday, April 28, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Butler Did It Craft Show

Walnut Grove Park and Barn

Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Saturday, April 28, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Galaxy Art Class

Mission Valley Library

Saturday, April 28, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Out of the Boat Swim Premier Art Gala

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

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Sunday, April 29, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Gaslamp Artisan Market

Sunday, April 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Sunday, April 29, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Inspirations

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village

Tuesday, May 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Tuesday, May 1, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Beginning Watercolor Class

Art on 30th

Tuesday, May 1, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Wednesday, May 2, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Wednesday, May 2, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Thursday, May 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Artist Talk: Gloria Muriel

Sparks Gallery

Thursday, May 3, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Fred Hardy Straight Ahead Jazz

Turquoise Café-Bar Europa

Thursday, May 3, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

2018 San Diego Tatto Invitational

San Diego Community Concourse

Friday, May 4, 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Ode to Frida

June Rubin Studio/Gallery

Friday, May 4, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation

New Americans Museum

Friday, May 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Marie Najera Opening Artist Reception

Friday, May 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Tiffanie Turner: The Fine Art of Paper Flowers

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Friday, May 4, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Fallbrook Art Center

Saturday, May 5, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

2018 San Diego Tatto Invitational

San Diego Community Concourse

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

Mottainai: Waste Not Opening Reception

Japanese Friendship Garden

Saturday, May 5, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Fallbrook Art Center

Sunday, May 6, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Gaslamp Artisan Market

Sunday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

2018 San Diego Tatto Invitational

San Diego Community Concourse

Sunday, May 6, noon to 7 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Tuesday, May 8, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Graphic Science: Comics Engage the Cosmos

Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

Tuesday, May 8, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Wednesday, May 9, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Joyce Cutler-Shaw Dialogues in Art & Architecture

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, May 9, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Thursday, May 10, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Splendit Fruit by Jo Caldwell

Brokers Building Gallery

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

Frank Warren: PostSecret Live

UCSD Price Center

Thursday, May 10, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Body Positivity Art Show & Open Mic

Brown Building

Friday, May 11, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Mother’s Day Weekend Art, Garden & Studio Tour

Off Track Gallery

Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sparks Gallery Summer Bazaar

Sparks Gallery

Saturday, May 12, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

50 Artists - 50 Fish

Japanese Friendship Garden

Saturday, May 12, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Michael Manares: Depth & Dimension

Distinction Gallery

Saturday, May 12, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Tuesday, May 15, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Art History Lecture Series: Victoria Martino

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, May 15, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Wednesday, May 16, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Thursday, May 17, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Inner Sojourn: Multi Dimensional Art Exhibition

Poway Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday, May 17, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Artist Guild Show: Opening Reception

Fallbrook Art Center

Saturday, May 19, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Encaustic Painting With Leslie Pierce

And Something Different Studio Gallery

Saturday, May 19, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Saturday, May 19, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Encaustic Painting With Leslie Pierce

And Something Different Studio Gallery

Sunday, May 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Art History Lecture Series: Victoria Martino

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, May 22, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Wednesday, May 23, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art History Lecture Series: Victoria Martino

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, May 29, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Murals of La Jolla Walking Tour

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, May 30, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Tijuana Renaissance/Feast For the Heart

Casa de la Cultura de Tijuana

Friday, June 1, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Formulations in Colors & Texture

La Playa Gallery

Friday, June 1, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Flower Power

June Rubin Studio/Gallery

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

Art Around Adams

Saturday, June 2, noon

Carrie Minikel: Artist Reception

Art Produce Gallery

Saturday, June 2, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art History Lecture Series: Victoria Martino

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, June 5, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Performing Code: Shelly Knotts

UCSD Calit2 Auditorium at Atkinson Hall

Thursday, June 7, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

2018 San Diego Festival of the Arts

Waterfront Park

Saturday, June 9, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

2018 San Diego Festival of the Arts

Waterfront Park

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

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Tuesday, June 12, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Art History Lecture Series: Victoria Martino

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Tuesday, June 12, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Encaustic Painting With Leslie Pierce

And Something Different Studio Gallery

Saturday, June 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Saturday, June 16, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Red Rock Show

Erin Hanson Gallery

Saturday, June 16, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Encaustic Painting With Leslie Pierce

And Something Different Studio Gallery

Sunday, June 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Murals of La Jolla Walking Tour

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

Wednesday, June 27, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Saturday, June 30, 10 a.m. to noon

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Wednesday, July 11, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Saturday, July 21, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Artrageous

Sycuan Live & Up Close Theatre

Tuesday, July 24, 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

2-Hour Pottery Wheel Workshop

Mud Lily

Saturday, July 28, 10 a.m. to noon

Paint with Purpose

Little Black House

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

Delightful Dolls Doll Show and Sale

La Mesa Women's Club

Saturday, September 8, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Little Black House

Saturday, September 15, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Paint with Purpose

Little Black House

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

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San Diego Art Events

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Expressions of Wabi-Sabi: Embracing Impermanence

Japanese Friendship Garden

Tuesday, April 24, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Balboa Park
The Agency of Art

The Agency of Art

University Art Gallery at UCSD

Tuesday, April 24, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

La Jolla
Mission Federal ArtWalk

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Saturday, April 28, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Mission Federal ArtWalk

Sunday, April 29, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Fallbrook Art Center

Saturday, May 5, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fallbrook
Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Reflections of Nature Art Show and Sale

Fallbrook Art Center

Sunday, May 6, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fallbrook
Artist Guild Show: Opening Reception

Artist Guild Show: Opening Reception

Fallbrook Art Center

Saturday, May 19, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Fallbrook

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

Beauty built on blood

Teotihuacan 2003 finds at L.A. County Art Museum

In 2003, an archaeologist digging near the Feathered Serpent Pyramid, one of the grand structures at the ancient city of Teotihuacan in Central Mexico, felt a soft spot in the earth that turned out to ...

Familiar muralists, but a lot unfamiliar

The uncanny in Balboa Park

One pleasure of anthology exhibitions is discovering pictures by unfamiliar artists. The English-born artist Leonora Carrington was new to me when I saw a small picture by her in Modern Masters from Latin America, currently ...

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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