About Art San Diego

Contemporary & Upscale

Discover Art San Diego—a juried, contemporary art show in the heart of southern California featuring an international slate of artists and galleries. The show features over 500 leading contemporary artists, museum exhibitions, art labs, events, and talks focused on collecting. Now in its seventh year, the four-day event attracts over 15,000 high-net-worth collectors. Join us for an unforgettable four days of cutting-edge art, entertainment, and special events.

WHERE

The scenic Balboa Park, a 1,200-acre cultural and recreational oasis in the heart of San Diego, sets the stage for Art San Diego 2016. Taking place in the 60,000-square-foot Balboa Park Activity Center, the show runs amidst Balboa Park’s wide variety of museums, exhibitions, performing arts, world-famous gardens, recreational facilities, restaurants, and other attractions that serve over 12 million visitors annually. Designed by award-winning architect Rob Wellington Quigley, the Activity Center represents the first new large construction in Balboa Park since the 1960s.

WHAT

A juried contemporary art show featuring publishers, galleries, and studios representing talented established artists.

WHO

Art San Diego exhibitors include top galleries, art publishers, and established studio artists.

WHY

Since its inception in 2009, Art San Diego has enriched the city’s arts scene beyond measure. As the only contemporary fine art show in San Diego, ASD has become one of the leading cultural events in Southern California and has inspired attendees from all over the world with its  site-specific art projects, art talks and panel discussions, specially selected emerging artists, special events, and more. Taking place in a beautiful gallery-style venue in the heart of Balboa Park. ASD 2016 aims to play a key role in the park’s rich array of cultural events, nurturing and strengthening San Diego’s art scene with a dynamic agenda.

Fairgrounds Map
Del Mar Grounds

PARK MAP

Beautiful landscaping, public art and spacious outdoor plazas at the north and south end of the building provide excellent sites for the 8th Edition of Art San Diego.

Show Highlights

VIDEO RECAP

View footage of last year’s show highlightsand don’t forget to check out our video archives!

Parking Map
ASD17 Parking Map

ONSITE PARKING

Parking is available at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Wyland Center for the duration of the show.

Art San Diego Newsletter

New Location

Del Mar Fairgrounds - Wyland Center
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014

Contact Us

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