2018 Show Schedule

Our official 2018 show schedule has been posted below. Explore the alluring and inspiring lineup of galleries, artists and programming we have in store for you at this year’s show!

Show Hours: 5:00–9:00 p.m.
By Invitation or RMG VIP Passport Members/ 21+

5:00–9:00 p.m.: IMPACT NIGHT – OPENING NIGHT VIP PREVIEW PARTY
Sponsored by: UBS Financial Services

IMPACT NIGHT is a private party that’s designed to have an IMPACT on the community and our Access to Art partner organizations: Monarch School, Generate Hope, Rady Children’s Hospital, and HEAL.

You’ll sip hosted beverages and nibble on tempting hors d’oeuvres while strolling the aisles of contemporary and cutting-edge artwork from top galleries—and you’ll be the first to select the pieces for your personal collection! With donations at the door, a Silent Art Auction, and more, it’s an evening to celebrate and give back to our non-profit partners.

It’s an invitation only evening—become a RMG VIP Passport member to insure your invitation!

5:00–9:00 p.m.: ART LAB 1: SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE—PAST & PRESENT
Booth 121

In celebration of Art San Diego’s 10th Anniversary, former nominees and recipients of the SD Art Prize will be featured in a special Art Lab retrospective coordinated and presented by San Diego’s FIG titled San Diego Art Prize, Past and Present with Feminist Image Group.

6:00–9:00 p.m.: ART LAB 2: OSLO SARDINE BAR
Booth 124
Being one of two 2018 San Diego Art Prize’s winning recipients, Max Daily’s most recent creation, the Oslo Sardine Bar, debuts at Art San Diego 2018—step inside, the proprietor is charming, amusing, and quite talented. It’s an experience to be remembered!

5:00–9:00 p.m.: ART LAB 3: ART SAN DIEGO SELECTS
Look for the Art San Diego Selects Awards throughout the show. The Art San Diego Selects prestigious panel of judges will make their favorite artwork choices on Thursday, October 18, at the Opening Night Preview Party! Are their winning choices your favorites too? Walk the show to find each one.

5:00–9:00 p.m.: ACCESS TO ART
Art Talk Area

Created in celebration of Art San Diego’s 10th anniversary, Access to Art works with selected charities and those they serve to share opportunities in art, design, business development, and more. Meet this year’s Access to Art partner organizations and learn more about their mission: Monarch School, Generate Hope, Rady Children’s Hospital, and HEAL.

5:00–9:00 p.m.: SPOTLIGHT PROGRAM
Booths 108, 210, 319, 423, C1–5

The Spotlight Program provides collectors a focused look at several cutting-edge galleries and artists who will each be creating a site-specific exhibition. This year’s Art San Diego recipients are Chuck Thomas Studio, Sol Hill Studio, LDX Artodome Gallery, European Design & Art, and Chairborne Arts.

5:00–9:00 p.m.: ART SAN DIEGO DISCOVERIES COLLECTION
Booths 510, 527, 528, SOLO-11, SOLO-14

When it comes to fine art, beauty abounds. And we’re excited to share some of our discoveries from this year’s exhibitors: Deb Wight Studios, Peace Waters Fine Art, Wire Roots, Henrie Collection, and Laurent Pheulpin. Our Discoveries Collection—each one a great option and $5,000 or less—is a group of our favorite picks. There really are some spectacular pieces! Take a look and see which one belongs in your collection!

5:00–9:00 p.m.: LAUNCHPAD ARTIST: KRISTA SCHUMACHER
Booth SOLO-6

Stop by and say hello to this year’s LaunchPad Artist, Krista Schumacher. She’s an oil painter working in impasto and creating her own unique all prima, contemporary abstract style. Already an award-winning artist as Southwest Art Magazine’s top 21 artists under the age of 31 in 2016, we can see Krista is definitely one to watch!

5:00–9:00 p.m.: PALETTE OF DESSERTS

Don’t miss our Palette of Desserts Thursday and Friday night! Come see, taste, and vote for your favorite edible art as six local bakers unveil desserts inspired by artworks from this year’s show. This year’s participating bakeries and artists include:

 

MEET THE ARTIST EVENTS (*LIVE DEMONSTRATION AS NOTED)

5:30 p.m.: Sonja Metzler*, Sonja Metzler Collection, Booth 222; Jeff Vermeeren*, Vermeeren Fine Art, Booth 413

6:00 p.m.: Gedion Nyanhongo, Gedion Galleries, Booth 303; Bill Stone*, Bill Stone Studio, Booth 532

6:30 p.m.: Alexandra Wagner, Alexandra Wagner Fine Art, Booth 114, Jen Duran, Art by Jen Duran, Booth 524

7:00 p.m.: Tracy Piper*, Tracy Piper Fine Art, Booth 529; Kate Taylor*, Kate Taylor Studio, Booth 427

7:30 p.m.: Anthony Ortega, Anthony Ortega Art, Booth 232; Jen Tough, Curator, Jen Tough Gallery, Booth 316

8:00 p.m.: Sol Hill, Sol Hill Studio, Booth 210

UBS Financial Services
Jadot
Louis Jadot | Show Sponsor | Booth 120
Opening Night Party
Join Us for IMPACT Night
Oslo Sardine Bar
Oslo Sardine Bar
Access To Art
Access To Art

Show Hours: 1:00–5:30 p.m.
Collectors’ Night Party: 6:00—9:00 p.m.

1:00–9:00 p.m.: ART LAB 1: SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE—PAST & PRESENT
Booth 121

3:00—5:00 p.m. & 6:00—8:30 p.m.: ART LAB 2: OSLO SARDINE BAR
Booth 124

1:00–9:00 p.m.: ART LAB 3: ART SAN DIEGO SELECTS
Look for the Art San Diego Selects Awards throughout the show

1:00–9:00 p.m.: SPOTLIGHT PROGRAM
Booths 108, 210, 319, 423, C1—5

1:00–9:00 p.m.: ART SAN DIEGO DISCOVERIES COLLECTION
Booths 510, 527, 528, SOLO-11, SOLO-14

1:00–9:00 p.m.: LAUNCHPAD ARTIST: KRISTA SCHUMACHER
Booth SOLO-6

6:00–9:00 p.m.: COLLECTORS’ NIGHT PARTY
Sponsored by: Ranch & Coast Magazine and Louis Jadot Wine

6:00–9:00 p.m.: PALETTE OF DESSERTS
MEET THE ARTIST EVENTS (*LIVE DEMONSTRATION AS NOTED)

1:00 p.m.: Yubal Marquez Fleites, Curator, Arte Collective, Booth 223

1:30 p.m.: Sonja Metzler*, Sonja Metzler Collection, Booth 222; Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528

2:30 p.m.: Red Wolf & Tom Liguori, Dimensions Gallery, Booth 100; Sol Hill, Sol Hill Studio, Booth 210

3:00 p.m.: Chris Dellorco*, Dellorco Fine Art, Booth 104; Julie Schumer & Hilary Metz, Schumer & Metz Studios, Booth 216, Jen Duran, Art by Jen Duran, Booth 524

3:30 p.m.: Bill Stone*, Bill Stone Studio, Booth 532; Jen Tough, Curator, Jen Tough Gallery, Booth 316

4:00 p.m.: Tracy Piper*, Tracy Piper Fine Art, Booth 529; Nyanhongo, Gedion Galleries, Booth 303

6:30 p.m.: Kate Taylor*, Kate Taylor Studio, Booth 427; Jeff Vermeeren*, Vermeeren Fine Art, Booth 413; Alexandra Wagner, Alexandra Wagner Fine Art, Booth 114

7:00 p.m.: Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528; Yubal Marquez Fleites, Curator, Arte Collective, Booth 223

7:30 p.m.: Anthony Ortega, Anthony Ortega Art, Booth 232; Jen Tough, Curator, Jen Tough Gallery, Booth 316

8:00 p.m.: Sol Hill, Sol Hill Studio, Booth 210

UBS Financial Services
Ranch & Coast Magazine
Ranch & Coast Magazine | Collectors' Night Sponsor
Jadot
Louis Jadot | Show Sponsor | Booth 120

Show Hours: 12:00–8:00 p.m.

12:00–8:00 p.m.: ART LAB 1: SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE—PAST & PRESENT
Booth 121

3:00—5:00 p.m. & 6:00—7:30 p.m.: ART LAB 2: OSLO SARDINE BAR
Booth 124

12:00–8:00 p.m.: ART LAB 3: ART SAN DIEGO SELECTS
Look for the Art San Diego Selects Awards throughout the show

12:00–8:00 p.m.: SPOTLIGHT PROGRAM
Booths 108, 210, 319, 423, C1—5

12:00–8:00 p.m.: ART SAN DIEGO DISCOVERIES COLLECTION
Booths 510, 527, 528, SOLO-11, SOLO-14

12:00–8:00 p.m.: LAUNCHPAD ARTIST: KRISTA SCHUMACHER
Booth SOLO-6

3:00 p.m.: ART TALK: ON THE HORIZON IN TODAY’S ART WORLD
Art Talk Area

5:00–8:00 p.m.: SATURDAY NIGHT AT ART SAN DIEGO
Sponsored by: Louis Jadot Wine

5:30 p.m.: ART TALK: ARTISTIC DIFFERENTIATION—TAKING A STAND IN THE ART WORLD
Art Talk Area

 

MEET THE ARTIST EVENTS (*LIVE DEMONSTRATION AS NOTED)

1:00 p.m.: Yubal Marquez Fleites, Curator, Arte Collective, Booth 223

1:30 p.m.: Sonja Metzler*, Sonja Metzler Collection, Booth 222; Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528

2:30 p.m.: Red Wolf & Tom Liguori, Dimensions Gallery, Booth 100

3:00 p.m.: Chris Dellorco*, Dellorco Fine Art, Booth 104; Julie Schumer & Hilary Metz, Schumer & Metz Studios, Booth 216

3:30 p.m.: Bill Stone*, Bill Stone Studio, Booth 532; Jen Tough, Curator, Jen Tough Gallery, Booth 316

4:00 p.m.: Tracy Piper*, Tracy Piper Fine Art, Booth 529; Nyanhongo, Gedion Galleries, Booth 303

4:30 p.m.: Jeff Vermeeren*, Vermeeren Fine Art, Booth 413

5:30 p.m.: Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528; Anthony Ortega, Anthony Ortega Art, Booth 232

6:00 p.m.: Sol Hill, Sol Hill Studio, Booth 210

6:30 p.m.: Kate Taylor*, Kate Taylor Studio, Booth 427; Alexandra Wagner, Alexandra Wagner Fine Art, Booth 114

UBS Financial Services

Show Hours: 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

12:00–5:00 p.m.: ART LAB 1: SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE—PAST & PRESENT
Booth 121

2:00—5:00 p.m.: ART LAB 2: OSLO SARDINE BAR
Booth 124

12:00–5:00 p.m.: ART LAB 3: ART SAN DIEGO SELECTS
Look for the Art San Diego Selects Awards throughout the show

12:00–5:00 p.m.: SPOTLIGHT PROGRAM
Booths 108, 210, 319, 423, C1—5

12:00–5:00 p.m.: ART SAN DIEGO DISCOVERIES COLLECTION
Booths 510, 527, 528, SOLO-11, SOLO-14

12:00–5:00 p.m.: LAUNCHPAD ARTIST: KRISTA SCHUMACHER
Booth SOLO-6

2:00 p.m.: ART TALK: CREATIVITY AND SUCCESS, AN ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION
Art Talk Area

 

MEET THE ARTIST EVENTS (*LIVE DEMONSTRATION AS NOTED)

12:30 p.m.: Sonja Metzler*, Sonja Metzler Collection, Booth 222; Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528

1:00 p.m.: Yubal Marquez Fleites, Curator, Arte Collective, Booth 223; Alexandra Wagner, Alexandra Wagner Fine Art, Booth 114

2:00 p.m.: Tracy Piper*, Tracy Piper Fine Art, Booth 529; Nyanhongo, Gedion Galleries, Booth 303, Jen Duran, Art by Jen Duran, Booth 524

2:30 p.m.: Bill Stone*, Bill Stone Studio, Booth 532; Jen Tough, Curator, Jen Tough Gallery, Booth 316

3:00 p.m.: Chris Dellorco*, Dellorco Fine Art, Booth 104; Kate Taylor*, Kate Taylor Studio, Booth 427; Julie Schumer & Hilary Metz, Schumer & Metz Studios, Booth 216

3:30 p.m.: Jason Oliver*, Wire Roots, Booth 528; Anthony Ortega, Anthony Ortega Art, Booth 232; Sol Hill, Sol Hill Studio, Booth 210

UBS Financial Services

Opening Night Preview Party

Impact Night: An Exclusive VIP Preview Party
Thursday, October 18 | 5:00PM - 9:00PM

UBS
Sponsored by UBS Financial Services

By Invitation Only
Complimentary Valet Parking

Public Show Hours

FIRST LOOK FREE FRIDAY
Free Admission
Friday, October 19 | 1:00PM - 5:30PM

COLLECTORS' OPENING NIGHT PARTY
Admission Required to Attend
Friday, October 19 | 6:00PM - 9:00PM

WEEKEND SHOW HOURS
Saturday, October 20 | 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Sunday, October 21 | 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Parking: $14 per day, per car

Tickets

ADMISSION

Friday Collectors' Opening Night Party | (Admits 2 People): $50
3 DAY Pass: Opening Night Party + Full Weekend Access | (Admits 1 Person): $40
2 DAY Pass: General Admission Saturday & Sunday | (Admits 1 Person): $25
2 DAY Pass: Students/Military/Seniors (60 & Over) | Saturday & Sunday | (Admits 1 Person): $15
1 DAY Pass: General Public | (Admits 1 Person): $20
1 DAY Pass: Students/Seniors | (Admits 1 Person): $10

Your ticket counts! A portion of ticket revenue will support Art San Diego 2018’s non-profit partners—Monarch School, Generate Hope, HEAL, and Rady Children's Hospital—each making an amazing contribution to the health, safety, and education of San Diego's children.

TRADE, PRESS & MEDIA

Art San Diego offers complimentary admission for trade & media professionals if you register online by October 12, 2018.

Show Parking & Directions

ON-SITE PARKING

Parking for attendees is available at the Del Mar Fairgrounds for the duration of the show. There will be complimentary valet parking from 5 to 9 p.m. for the Opening Night Party. The cost for the public show days Friday through Sunday is $13 per day, per car.

Show Programs

This year’s programs will feature the anticipated return of Art Labs, San Diego Art Prize, LaunchPad Program, and a new Spotlight Program featuring wide array fo modern, contemporary and cutting-edge art.

Presenting Sponsor

UBS

Lead Media Sponsor

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Collectors' Night Sponsor

Ranch & Coast Magazine

Art San Diego Newsletter

Location

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

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