Art Talks offer attendees an inside look at the artistic experience by way of panel discussions, conversations, and provocative artistic discourse with leading artists, curators, designers, and art-industry professionals. Check back in August for information on the Art Talks for Art San Diego 2020.
Expand Your Knowledge Base at Art San Diego
3:00 p.m. – ART TALK: CREATIVITY AND SUCCESS, AN ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION
Ever wonder how artists get their start? No one has the same story, but they all have passion in what inspires them and the medium that tells the story of their inspirations. Shima Shanti, Linda Roberts, and Dr. Wally Gilbert—three dynamic artists with wildly different backgrounds, share their amazing journeys to becoming successful career artists.
2:00 p.m. – ART TALK: TRENDING IN TODAY’S ART WORLD
Looking for that perfect new piece to add to your collection? What makes “wow” in a room? Join Humble Design San Diego’s designer, Amber Courtney, and Linda Mariano, Redwood Media Group’s Managing Director of Marketing, as they discuss today’s art scene, top trends, and what makes art collectible.
Amber Courtney is a creative Interior Designer who specializes in taking a holistic approach to improving everyday space into functional, inspiring, and empowering environments in order to improve overall well-being. She is active with Humble Design, to bring dignified spaces into the homes of recently homeless families using donated goods and furniture from the community. She has been an active contributor to over 50 homes within the last year, bringing a fresh and new start into the lives of struggling families. A recent highlight of her career was being chosen to design three homes for the popular television series, Welcome Home, which airs on the CW channel Saturday mornings.
2018 Art Talks
Here’s a look at the inspiring and thought-provoking talks by international artists and industry experts at Art San Diego 2018:
All Art Talks are scheduled for the Art Talk Area.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20
3:00 p.m.: ART TALK: ON THE HORIZON IN TODAY’S ART WORLD
Building an art collection always presents questions about what’s happening in the art world—whether it’s about trends, color palettes, or types of art to collect, we all have questions. Join three industry pros who curate diverse collections: Yubal Marquez Fleites, Dorothy Willetts, and Christopher Mercier, as they discuss today’s art scene, top trends, and collectible artists.
5:30 p.m.: ART TALK: ARTISTIC DIFFERENTIATION—TAKING A STAND IN THE ART WORLD
In just five key questions, we’ll uncover the strategies and secrets behind the successful careers of the three artists on our panel: Chuck Thomas, Tom Liguori, and Red Wolf. Divergent in their mediums, but clear on their path as artists—we’ll explore their stories of realizing art as a career and goals for the future. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about these award-winning, in-demand artists.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21
2:00 p.m.: ART TALK: CREATIVITY AND SUCCESS, AN ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION
Ever wonder how artists get their start? No one has the same story, but they all have passion in what inspires them and the medium that tells the story of their inspirations. Julie Schumer, Hillary Metz, and Kate Taylor—three dynamic artists with wildly different backgrounds, share their amazing journeys to becoming successful career studio artists.
The Art of Collecting
Whether you’ve always wanted to collect art but don’t know where to start or you’re ready to take your gallery wall to the next level, get guidance and tips from Patric Stillman, Director at The Studio Door, and Alexander Salazar, Owner of Alexander Salazar Fine Art. They will discuss how to begin and build a successful art collection.
On the Horizon in the Art World
Now that you know how to build an art collection, join Artblend Owner and Director Michael Joseph and Arte Collective Owner and Curator Yubal Marquez Fleites as they discuss today’s art scene, top trends, and collectible artists.
Painting with Passion
Ever wonder how artists get their start? No one has the same story, but they all have passion. Michael Carini, D. Arthur Wilson, and James Paterson, three dynamic artists with wildly different backgrounds, share their amazing journeys to becoming career studio artists.
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