Art San Diego Programs

Art San Diego is more than just an art show—it’s an art experience. In addition to showcasing contemporary and sophisticated works from artists and galleries from all over the world, Art San Diego features special programs that provide a dynamic experience for attendees, allowing them to view and interact with works by preeminent international artists, experience leading museums “outside the museum walls,” and enjoy exhibitions that showcase the thriving art landscape of San Diego and beyond.

Specially Curated For ASD

For 10 years and counting, Art San Diego has offered multifaceted programs showcasing artistic expression and diversity. Programs are specially curated for the show and informed by a common curatorial theme. Site-specific Art Labs, panel discussions, the San Diego Art Prize, and the Spotlight Program will be among the many touchstones throughout the show’s duration. Don’t miss this year’s exciting display of cutting-edge art and talent!

Art Labs


Art Labs feature specially curated projects by leading galleries, art institutions, and art collectives within the show.

Spotlight Program


The Spotlight Program provides collectors a focused look at several cutting-edge galleries and artists who will each be creating a site-specific exhibition.

LaunchPad Program


Every year, the LaunchPad Program provides a young, unrepresented artist the opportunity to present a site-specific exhibition within the show.

San Diego Art Prize


The San Diego Art Prize is a cash prize with exhibition opportunities at Art San Diego that spotlights established San Diego artists and emerging artists whom they choose to exhibit with and mentor. The San Diego Art Prize is awarded each season to artists whose outstanding achievements in the field of visual arts merit the recognition.

Presenting Sponsor


Lead Media Sponsor

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Lead Sponsor


Art San Diego Newsletter


San Diego Convention Center
Hall E
111 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

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