The History of Joy

Take an unforgettable theatrical journey through moments of everyday magic and extraordinary possibility. In partnership with award-winning poet laureate nominee Gill Sotu, “The History of Joy” is a 4-part series of cinematic performances inspired by real-life stories of struggle, beauty, and triumph. Each segment will be accompanied by creative interpretations of the theme by some […]

Frida – Viva la Vida

Frida – Viva La Vida is a cinematic documentary event film that highlights the two sides of Frida Kahlo’s spirit: on the one side, a revolutionary pioneering artist of contemporary […]

Full Circle & A Touch of Persian

“For All The Boys Who Loved Me”, Shirin Nikoukari 36 x 36 inches, Acrylic on canvas Full Circle is a regional art exhibition featuring varied works by local San Diego area artists featuring circles, gestural loops, round objects and art created on round surfaces. Also on view are works by featured artist Shirin Nikoukari. Ashton […]

ArtWalk Summer Series – Little Italy

Art by Nic McGuire Brought to you by the same producers of Mission Fed ArtWalk, which fills the streets of Little Italy with art every April, ArtWalk San Diego’s Summer Series is a more intimate experience within our creative community. Twenty to thirty artists will be exhibiting at this bi-monthly event, showcasing their work in […]

Ghost Light Masquerade

Carly Topazio Photography Theaters across the world have lain dark for almost a year, with lifeless houses and deafening silence, all the while the spirits that claim residence there have been waiting, eagerly, for your return… Stir up the wicked and get lost among the eerie stages and dark corners as the dances of the damned […]

Sparks Summer Showcase

Resilient Spirits by Charlene Mosley Sparks Gallery will transform into a collaborative space to showcase several other San Diego galleries under one roof in a short-term take-over of Sparks Gallery. Participating galleries include: Sparks Gallery, Arredon Art + ENA Art Group, Fresh Paint Gallery, Thumbprint Gallery, Visual Galley + Design, and Salazar Fine Art. Sparks […]

SD Practice

SDAI and Bread & Salt co-present SD Practice, a public art exhibition of the acquired artworks by the City of San Diego (City) through the recent initiative of the same name. Co-organized with the City’s Commission for Arts and Culture, the exhibition will showcase the nearly 100 artworks purchased in support of the local arts ecosystem […]

Bette Davis Ain’t for Sissies

In the internationally acclaimed solo, BETTE DAVIS AIN’T FOR SISSIES, Jessica Sherr channels 31-year old Bette Davis’ fight against the male-dominated studio system. On the night of the 1939 Oscars, Bette Davis returns home knowing she’s to lose Best Actress to Vivien Leigh’s Scarlet O’Hara, because the press has leaked the winners. Davis takes us […]

Paintings from the Confinement

This new installation in the American art galleries comprises 11 intimate egg tempera paintings by San Diego-based artist Marianela de la Hoz. The group of works all were created in 2020 to 2021 in response to the transformative circumstances imposed by the global pandemic of COVID-19. A related installation features two self-portraits by local artist […]

1977 Strides

Lux Boreal Dance Company is excited to present their new virtual performance “1977 Strides,”  a collection of site-specific dance works where the architecture, legends of the emblematic building of Tijuana’s House of Culture come to life. Aside from the beautiful digital works of art, we share stories of the historic structure and its arrival to […]

DNA New Work Series

The La Jolla Playhouse’s acclaimed new play development initiative, the DNA New Work Series, is back for its eighth year. The DNA New Work Series allows playwrights and directors the opportunity to develop a script by providing rehearsal time, space and resources – all culminating in readings which engage audiences in the creative process. It’s […]

Brain Candy – A virtual salon series

Join a powerhouse lineup of collectors, gallerists, art appraisers & more for a candid discussion about the ‘ins & outs’ of art collecting in an ever-changing world. Geared toward aspiring art collectors & artists with work available for purchase. Participating panelists: Sonya Sparks, Chief Curator & Owner of Sparks Gallery, San Diego, CA Elsie Arredondo, […]