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SD ART PRIZE: Recognition of Excellence in the Visual Arts
presented by San Diego Visual Arts Network

SD Art Prize Catalogs

IMPORTANT DATES:

Upcoming Exhibitions:

San Diego Art Prize 2016 at Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
Displacement | Replacement
May 13- June 10, 2017
Opening reception on Friday, May 12, 6:30-8:30PM.
Irma Sofia Poeter
with emerging artist Shinpei Takeda
Richard Keely
with emerging artist William Feeney
Art Notes by Melinda Chiment, executive director, The AJA Project, Norma Iglesias-Prieto, Professor at San Diego State University and Researcher at El Colegio de la Frontera Norte , Jim Ruland, writer, Neil Kendricks,
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872

2017 New Contemporaries SD Art Prize Nominated Artists at basileIE + CMCuratorial
Sat June 3 to August 5, 2017
Opening Reception:  Sat June 10, 2017 from 6 to 9 pm
Also Open Barrio Logan Art Crawl, Sat. July 8, 2017 from 6 to 9 pm
Closing Reception and announcement of Art Prize recipients, Sat. Aug 5,2017 from 4 to 6 pm
Exhibiting Artists: Miriam Gabriela Garcia Aguirre, Cathy Breslaw, Ashley Fenderson, Carrie Anne Hudson, Rizzhel Mae Javier, Adrienne Joy, Alexander Kohnke, Pablo Llana, Michelle Montjoy, Julio M. Romero, Brittany Segal, Rebecca Louise Webb, and Oslyn Whizar
2070 Logan Ave, SD 92113
More info: Chris Martino cm@cmartino.com 858.361.9052
Exhibition hours: regular gallery hours: Thurs. Fri., Sat noon to 5 pm   Plus by Appointment and for opening reception and closing reception and Art Crawl nights the second Sat of the month.



Past Exhibitions:


San Diego Art Prize 2016 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show
November 3-6, 2016
William Feeney and Shinpei Takeda with
past New Contemporaries and SD Art Prize emerging artists who are members of the San Diego Art Institute in booth #401called “Into the Light” produced by the museum studies program student of San Diego Mesa Collage.
Also showing New Contemporaries artists Claudia Cano, Andrea Chung, Beliz Iristay, Bhavna Mehta, Margaret Noble, PANCA, Lee Puffer, Sasha Koozel Reibstein, Aren Skalman, Anna Stump and Joe Yorty.
Thurs, Nov 3 from 7 PM – 9 PM, Fri, Nov 4 and Sat Nov 5 from Noon – 8 PM, Sun, Nov 6 from noon – 5 PM
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101

 

New Contemporaries 2016 SD Art Prize Nominated Emerging Artists at City College Gallery
Sat. June 18 - Thurs. July 14, 2016
Opening Reception: Sat. June 18, 6 - 8 pm.
Closing Reception and Recipient Announcement: 
Thur. July 14 from 4 to 5 pm

2016 New Contemporaries Catalog
Robert Andrade, William Feeney , Kim Garcia, Robert Michael Jones, Erin Dace Behling, Sasha Koozel Reibstein, Aren Skalman, Graham Smith, Shinpei Takeda, Paola Villasenor (PANCA), Nicole Waszak


City College Gallery
1508 C Street, San Diego 92101
Map for weekdays
Map for weekends
Exhibition hours:   regular gallery hours
Tue – Thurs 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Plus by Appointment and for opening reception
More info: Terri Hughes-Oelrich 619-277-0132

San Diego Art Prize 2015 at Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
May 7- June 11, 2016
Opening reception on Friday, May 6, 6:30-8:30PM.
Wendy Maruyama with emerging artist Peter Scheidt
Roy McMakin with emerging artist
Kevin Inman



2015 SD Art Prize Catalog: Art Notes by Tara Centybear , Curator at San Diego History Center, freelance Curator for the La Jolla Historical Society, Artist, and Teacher at MiraCosta College Mark Murphy, curator/ publisher/designer Murphy Design, Ginger Porcella, Executive Director, San Diego Art Institute, and Alex Zaragoza, freeland art and culture writer
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872


San Diego Art Prize 2015 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show
November 5-8, 2015
Wendy Maruyama with emerging artist Peter Scheidt
Roy McMakin with emerging artist
Kevin Inman


2015 SD Art Prize Catalog: Art Notes by Tara Centybear , Curator at San Diego History Center, freelance Curator for the La Jolla Historical Society, Artist, and Teacher at MiraCosta College Mark Murphy, curator/ publisher/designer Murphy Design, Ginger Porcella, Executive Director, San Diego Art Institute, and Alex Zaragoza, freelance arts and culture writer
Booths #300 and #400
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101
VIP Opening Night: Thursday, Nov, 5, 2015, 5pm - 7pm First Preview, 7pm - 9pm Opening Night Preview Regular Fair Hours: Friday, Nov. 6 - 12noon - 8pm, Saturday, Nov. 7 - 12noon - 8pm, Sunday, Nov. 8 - 12noon - 5pm

A Moment in Time: SD Art Prize  
Celebrate 10 years of the  SD Art  at a special Time Line Private Party
Fri. Nov 6, 2015 from 6 to 8 pm
Appetizers and no host bar
Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show  
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101
By invitation or give a donation to SDVAN

Featuring Stefani Byrd: A Moment in Time Participation Event

Produced by   San Diego Visual Arts Network  and   A Ship in the Woods
Free admission to Art SD with your RSVP.

The Timeline Project [META.MORPHOSIS]: SAN DIEGO'S EVOLVING ART LANDSCAPE will depict a retrospective of the past and present San Diego Art Prize recipients.  The 120′ x 8′ wall will be built by ECOR Noble Environmental Design, with the graphic design created by students from the Media Design School of Digital Arts at NewSchool of Architecture & Design.

AND
Join us for the Art San Diego after party: Electric Signal
  from 8 to 11 pm
San Diego Art Institute
1439 El Prado, San Diego 92101   
$5 admission
Artists Lana Z. Caplan, Tiffany Carbonneau, and Shannon Willis will have video work on site that responds to their outdoor installations at Art San Diego. See SDAI’s current exhibition Women’s Work: Masculinity and Gender in Contemporary Fiber Art. DJs Ana A. Brown and La Bucky will pump the crowd up before noted rock band L.A. Witch performs at 9:30pm. A complimentary shuttle will drive visitors between Art San Diego and San Diego Art Institute starting at 8pm


New Contemporaries VIII at Valencia Gallery
Fri. May 1 to Fri. May 29
Opening Reception: Fri. May 1, 6-9 pm
Closing Reception: Fri. May 29, 5 - 7 pm
Special performances and artist presentations from Marco Miranda and Prudence Horne
Final selection of art work by Alexandra Moctezuma, San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery
Catalog VIII
Artists:Atara Baker,Claudia Cano, Larry Edwin Caveney, Andrea Chung,
Collective Magpie
, scott b. davis, Tom Demello, Prudence Horne, Jim Hornung,
Beliz Iristay
, Jessica McCambly, Marco Miranda, Tim Murdoch



Valencia Gallery
Barracks 16 Suite 101 2730 Historic Decatur Rd SD 92106
Wed. to Sun., 11 am. to 5 pm. and by appointment
More info: Aida Valencia 619 752-6118

San Diego Art Prize 2014 at Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
March 28-May 2, 2015
Opening reception on Friday, March 27, 6:30-8:30PM.
Marianela de la Hoz with emerging artist Bhavna Mehta
Philipp Scholz Rittermann with emerging artist Joseph Huppert

Art Notes by Roxana Velásquez, Maruja, Baldwin Executive Director, San Diego Museum of Art , Constance Y. White, Art Program Manager, San Diego International Airport, Kathryn Kanjo, Chief Curator, The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Ben Strauss-Malcolm, director, Quint Gallery

Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872

San Diego Art Prize 2014 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show
November 6-9, 2014
Marianela de la Hoz with emerging artist Bhavna Mehta
Philipp Scholz Rittermann
with emerging artist Joseph Huppert

Art Notes by Roxana Velásquez, Maruja, Baldwin Executive Director, San Diego Museum of Art , Constance Y. White, Art Program Manager, San Diego International Airport, Kathryn Kanjo, Chief Curator, The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Ben Strauss-Malcolm, director, Quint Gallery

Booths $300 and #301
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101
VIP Opening Night: Thursday, Nov, 6, 2014, 5pm - 7pm First Preview, 7pm - 9pm Opening Night Preview Regular Fair Hours: Friday, Nov. 7 - 12noon - 8pm, Saturday, Nov. 8 - 12noon - 8pm, Sunday, Nov. 9 - 12noon - 5pm


New Contemporaries VII at Meyer Fine Arts
Fri. May 9 to Sat June 28
Opening Reception: Thurs May 15, 6-9 pm (NoLI NIghts)
Shane Anderson, Leonardo Francisco, Dave Ghilarducci, Garrett P. Goodwin,
Emily Grenader
,
Bhavna Mehta, Margaret Noble, Kim Reasor , Gail Schneider
Lauren Siry, Cheryl Tall, Vicki Walsh, Joe Yorty

Artist “In Residence” Reception: Saturday, June 14 from 2 to 5 pm.
with Kim Reasor , Dave Ghilarducci , Bhavna Mehta , Vicki Walsh


2400 Kettner Blvd, Suite 104, SD 92101
More info:: pmeyer3583@aol.com 619.358.9512

 

SD Art Prize 2013 at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
James Hubbell with emerging artist Brennan Hubbell
Debby and Larry Kline with emerging artist James Enos

Art Notes by Daniel Foster, Director, and Danielle Susalla Derry, Curator from the Oceanside Museum of Art for James and Brennan Hubbell and David Antin and Charles Miller, artists for Debby and Larry Kline and James Enos
April 5 - May 3, 2014
Reception on Friday, April 4, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872

San Diego Art Prize 2013 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair
November 7-10, 2013
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101
James Hubbell with emerging artist Brennan Hubbell Booth #36
Debby and Larry Kline with emerging artist James Enos Booth #34

Art Notes by Daniel Foster, Director, and Danielle Susalla Derry, Curator from the Oceanside Museum of Art for James and Brennan Hubbell and David Antin and Charles Miller, artists for Debby and Larry Kline and James Enos

SILENT DISCO @ Art San Diego
Benefit for SD Art Prize
Sat, Nov 9 from 6 - 8 pm
Featuring: Guest DJ . Rather than using a speaker system, music is broadcast via an FM-transmitter with the signal being picked up by wireless headphone receivers worn by the participants. Those without the headphones hear no music, giving the effect of a room full of people dancing to nothing.
$15 Online – $20 Door +21only . Limited to 100 participants

SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE Panel Discussion
Sunday, November 10th 12:00 – 1:00 pm / Lounge G
Moderator: Phyllis Van Doren, Senior Editor, San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles Magazine.
Panelists: James Hubbell, Debby & Larry Kline and James A. Enos, Patricia Frischer
Free with admission to the fair


New Contemporaries VI at Sparks Gallery
Opening Reception Sat. June 8, 7 to 10 pm
RSVP/Facebook required
Sat. June 1 to Sun. June 30th, 2013
Closing reception Sunday, June 30, 10 am -1 pm. Open 10 to 6 pm, No RSVP need
Jennifer Anderson, Irene de Watteville, Michelle Kurtis Cole,
Franco Mendez Calvillo, James Enos,
Brennan Hubbell, Sonia López-Chávez,
Marie Najera
,Timothy Earl Neill, Griselda Rosas, Ilanit Shalev , Anna Stump

Alternative Materials Panel Discussion
with James Hubbell and Debby and Larry Kline (SD Art Prize recipients 2013)
and selected NCVI artists Earl Neil, James Enos and Brennan Hubbell with moderator Jim Gabriel: ARCHITECTS Hanna Gabriel Wells
Thursday June 20 at 6 to 8:30 pm Tickets $20. SEATS ARE LIMITED for this exclusive event, so register early!


530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego 92101
More info: Sonya Sparks

 

SD Art Prize 2012 at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
Arline Fisch with emerging artist Vincent Robles
Jeffery Laudenslager with emerging artist Deanne Sabeck

Art Notes
on Jeffery Laudenslager and Deanne Sabeck by Scott White, director Scott White Contemporary Art, Debra Poteet, collector SD Art Prize committee, and Betsy Lane, Betsy Lane Art and on Arline Fisch by Rob Sidner, director Mingei International Museum, Susan Street, Susan Street Fine Art Gallery and Catherine Gleason, Associate Director, SDSU Downtown Gallery
March 30 - May 4, 2013
Reception on Friday,April 5, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872

 

San Diego Art Prize 2012 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair
Booth #C19
VIP Opening Thurs. Sept 6, 2012 from 7—9 pm
Hours: Fri and Sat, Sept 7/8 from noon to 7 pm, Sun, Sept 9 from noon to 5 pm
Arline Fisch with emerging artist Vincent Robles
Jeffery Laudenslager with emerging artist Deanne Sabeck

Art Notes on Jeffery Laudenslager and Deanne Sabeck by Scott White, director Scott White Contemporary Art, Debra Poteet, collector SD Art Prize committee, and Betsy Lane, Betsy Lane Art and on Arline Fisch by Rob Sidner, director Mingei International Museum, Susan Street, Susan Street Fine Art Gallery and Catherine Gleason, Associate Director, SDSU Downtown Gallery

Photo portraits at the fair by Melissa Au
Balboa Park Activity Center
2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego 92101

New Contemporaries V at Susan Street Fine Art Gallery
Thursday June 7 th, 2012 from 6pm-9pm
June 2 to July 3, 2012
Shawnee Barton, Lauren Carerra, Noah Doely, Rob Duarte, Alexander Jarman, Anna Lavatelli, Lee M. Lavy, Ingram Ober, Vincent Robles,
Deanne Sabeck, David Leon Smith
, Brian Zimmerman 



200 North Cedros Avenue, Solana Beach, CA 92075
More info: Melissa Stager 858.793.4442

SD Art Prize 2011 at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
March 31– May 5, 2012
Ruben Ortiz-Torres with emerging artist Tristan Shone
Jay Johnson with emerging artist Adam Belt


Art Notes on Ortiz-Torres, Shone, Johnson and Belt
by Amy Galpin, curator, SDMA, Sally Yard, professor art history USD, Natalie Haddad, art writer, Karen McGuire, director, William D. Cannon Art Gallery and Leah Ollman, art critic.

Reception on March 30, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library  
1008 Wall St. La Jolla, 92037
More info:press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872


We are proud to be the fiscal agents for Arts Month SD 2011 and present the SD Art Prize at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair as our September event.

San Diego Art Prize 2011 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair
VIP Opening Thurs. Sept 1, 2011 from 7 -9 pm
Ruben Ortiz-Torres with emerging artist Tristan Shone
Jay Johnson with emerging artist Adam Belt
Photo portraits at the fair by Melissa Au
Video by Melissa Au and interview by Jon Au: Tristan Shone
Video by Melissa Au and interview by Jon Au: Adam Belt
Video by Melissa Au and interview by Jon Au: Jay S. Johnson


Art Notes on Ortiz-Torres, Shone, Johnson and Belt
by Amy Galpin, curator, SDMA, Sally Yard, professor art history USD, Natalie Haddad, art writer, Karen McGuire, director, William D. Cannon Art Gallery and Leah Ollman, art critic.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Hotel, 1 Park Boulevard, 92101
Hours: Fri and Sat, Sept 2/3 from noon to 8 pm, Sun, Sept 4 from noon to 5 pm
More info: info@sdvisualarts.net
SD Art Prize Artists Announced, May 10, 2011
SD Art Prize Recipients Announced, Jim Chute, Union Tribune, Feb 13, 2011
Rubén Ortiz-Torres captures cultural collisions City Beat, Kinsee Morlan, Aug 30, 2011


New Contemporaries IV at Alexander Salazar Fine Art
Aug 1 to Aug 31, 2011
VIP Opening Reception Monday Aug 1, 6 - 9 pm
(+18 please)
Closing Reception: Sat, Aug 27, 6 - 9 pm
Mely Barragan
, Adam Belt, Susannah Bielak, Fred Briscoe, Isaias Crow,
Shay Davis
, Damian Gastellum
, Gretchen Mercedes, Han Nguyen,
Jaime Ruiz Otis, Lee Puffer, Christopher Puzio
, Cheryl Sorg


Alexander Salazar Fine Art

1040 7th Avenue , SD, 92101
Exhibition hours: Tue - Sat 11 - 6, Saturday and Sunday by appointment
More info: alexandersalazarfineart@gmail.com 619-531-899

SD Art Prize 2010
Einar and Jamex de la Torre
and emerging artist Julio Orozco
April 2 to May 7, 2011
Opening reception: April 1 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM.
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
1008 Wall St , La Jolla, 92037
More info: Jennifer Pyun 858.454.5872
Athenaeum Exhibiton to Showcase Works of SD Art Prize Winners, March 2011

 

SD Art Prize 2010
Gail Roberts
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
September 25 - November 6, 2010
Opening Reception: Friday, September 24 from 6:30-8:30pm.  
1008 Wall St. , La Jolla, 92037
More info: :press@ljathenaeum.org 858.454.5872
Appellations is a two person show with the artist Sondra Sherman

San Diego Art Prize 2010 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair is part of:

We are proud to be the fiscal agents for Arts Month SD 2010 and present the SD Art Prize at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair as our September event.


San Diego Art Prize 2010 at Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair
Gail Roberts with David Adey
Einar and Jamex de la Torre with emerging artist Julio Orozco


Art Notes writers for Roberts, Adey, de la Torre and Orozco include: Karen McGuire (Curator of Exhibitions, William D. Cannon Gallery) , Lauren Buscemi (USD Art History Instructor and Freelance Art Writer), Alessandra Moctezuma (Director, San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery) and Heriberto Yepez

Thursday, Sept 2 to Sunday Sept 5, 2010
Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept 2, 6 to 9 PM
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Hotel, 1 Park Boulevard, 92101
Hours: Fri and Sat, Feb 3/4 from noon to 8 pm, Sun, Feb 5 from 11 to 5
More info: Ann Berchtold 858.254.3031


New Contemporaries III at Project X: Art
Opening Reception: Sat. April 24, 7 – 10 pm
Sat., April 24 – Sat., May 22, 2010

Greg Boudreau, Kelsey Brookes, Stephen P. Curry, Steve Gibson,
Brian Goeltzenleuchter
, Wendell M. Kling, Heather Gwen Martin, Robert Nelson, Julio Orozco, Allison Renshaw, Lesha Maria Rodriguez, James Soe Nyun,
Stephen Tompkins

320 S. Cedros Ave. Ste. 500 , Solana Beach, 92075
Exhibition hours: Tue - Friday 10 - 5, Saturday 11 – 4 pm
For more info: Chris Martino 858.792.9685

NC III Artist Walk Through for Contemporary Art Committee of the San Diego Musuem of Art at Project X: Art
Monday, May 10 from 7:15
Lesha Maria Rodriguez, James Soe Nyun, Steve Gibson, Julio Orozco, Kelsey Brookes, Heather Gwen Martin
320 S. Cedros Ave. Ste. 500 , Solana Beach, 92075
Exhibition hours: Tue - Friday 10 - 5, Saturday 11 – 4 pm
For more info: Limited space, RSVP Patricia Frischer 760.943.0148

NC III Panel discussion with Artists and their Nominators at Project X: Art
Sat. May 15 from 6 – 8
Katherine Sweetman with Lesha Maria Rodriguez, Kim MacConnel with Heather Gwen Martin, Tom Driscoll with James Soe Nyun, Tom Noel and/or Larry Baza with Robert Nelson, Robin Clark with Stephen Tompkins, Debra Poteet with Julio Orozco
320 S. Cedros Ave. Ste. 500 , Solana Beach, 92075
Exhibition hours: Tue - Friday 10 - 5, Saturday 11 – 4 pm
For more info: Chris Martino 858.792.968

SD Art Prize 2010
David Adey: John Henry (emerging artist with Gail Roberts)
Feb 27 - April 3, 2010
Opening Reception: Feb 26 from 6:30-8:30pm
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library
1008 Wall St , La Jolla, 92037
More info: Kristina Meek 858.454.5872

San Diego Art Prize 2009:
Double Header: Richard Allen Morris and Tom Driscoll
Opening Reception: Sat. Sept 19, 7 pm to 9 pm
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm
Press release

Art Notes on Richard Allen Morris and Tom Driscoll
with Robin Bright, artist, Mark Quint, Quint Contemporary Art, Ellen Salk, artist and Patricia Frischer, coordinator, SDVAN
Richard Allen Morris is showing courtesy of R.B.Stevenson Gallery.
Tom Driscoll is showing courtesy of Quint Contemporary Art

SD Art Prize at Beyond the Borders International Art Fair 2009
Kim MacConnel (courtesy of Quint Contemporary Art) Brian Dick and May-ling Martinez (both courtesy of Luis De Jesus Seminal Projects) will be featured in our booth at the entrance to the fair.
Opening Reception Wed Sept 2, 6 - 9 pm, Tickets $75 RSVP necs.
Thursday, September Sept 3 from 10 am to 8 pm
Friday, September 4 from 10 am to 6 pm
$15 entrance includes symposiums
Check site for all events
Del Mar Grand Hotel, Grand Del Mar Way, Del Mar, 92130
More info: Ann Berchtold

Talking to Myself: A conversation with Brian Dick
Thur. June 25, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
In conjunction with Discombobulated: Kim MacConnel and emerging artist Brian Dick
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, SD, 92101 at the Omni Hotel
Info: Patricia Frischer 760.943.0148

SD Art Prize 2009
Discombobulated: Kim MacConneland emerging artist Brian Dick
Opening Reception: Sat. April 25, 7 pm to 9 pm
Show until Friday, July 1,, 2009
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Kim MacConnel and Brian Dick edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister
with Robin Clark, PhD, Curator for the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Katherine Sweetman, Artist, educator, curator, freelance writer and Director of Lui Velazquez, Gabrielle Wyrick, Education Curator for the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Vallo Riberto, Artist and art teacher at Southwestern College.

New Contemporaries II: Emerging Artists nominated for the 2009 SD Art Prize

David Adey, Tania Alcala, Michele Guieu, Keikichi Honna, Omar Pimienta, Daniel Ruanova, Marisol Rendon, Tara Smith, Matt Stallings, K.V. Tomney, Jen Trute, Gustabo Velasquez, Yuransky


Noel-Baza Fine Art
Wed. February 18, 2009 – Sat. March 21, 2009
Public reception Kettner Night, Friday, March 13, 6 to 9 pm

2165 India Street - San Diego, CA 92101 
Gallery Hours: 11-6 Tuesday-Thursday, 11-8 Friday and Sat. closed Sun, Mon

Info: Patricia Frischer 760.943.0148  or noel-baza@cox.net 619.876.4160

SD Art Prize 2007-2008
Dangerous Women: Eleanor Antin with emerging artist Pamela Jaeger
Opening Reception: May 17, 7 pm to 9 pm
Cap and Julie Pinney - honorary chairpersons
Exhibition continues June 22, 2008
R3 Gallery 2421 India Street San Diego, 92101

Gallery Hours: by appointment only 619-654-4332 ame@r3gallery.com

Art Notes on Eleanor Antin and Pamela Jaeger edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister
with Bettie-Sue Hertz, San Diego Museum of Art Contemporary Curator; Kevin Freitas, Art as Authority; Mark Murphy, Cultural Instigator, Collector, Publisher and owner Murphy Designs and Alice Diamond.


SD Art Prize in North County
Innocence is Questionable
Featuring all 2006/2007 SD Art Prize Artists
Raul Guerrero and emerging artist Yvonne Venegas
Jean Lowe and emerging Artist Iana Quesnell
Ernest Silva and emerging Artist May-ling Martinez
Opening Reception: March 1, 2008 6 - 9 pm Free for members of CCAE, $10 to non-members
Exhibition March 1 to May 31, 2008
curated by Mary Catherine Ferguson, museum director
Innocence is Questionable Press Release
Gallery Talk by  Yvonne Venegas. March 5, 2008 12:30pm - 1:30 pm followed by In Studio until 3 pm:Demystify the art making process with an artist demonstration.
Gallery Talks 2:00pm - 3:00pm:
Ernest Silva April 2
Jean Lowe May 3
Iana Quesnell May 10
Raul Guerrero May 16
May-Ling Martinez May 23
California Center for the Arts, Escondido
340 N. Escondido Blvd. Escondido, 92025
Hours : Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday Noon - 4:00 p.m. Closed Mondays
For more info: 760.839.4170 Teresa Ramirez, Assistant Director of Communications for Institutional Programs, CCAE

SD Art Prize 2007-2008
Research: Roman de Salvo and emerging artist Lael Corbin
Opening Reception: Sat. Jan 26, 7 pm to 9 pm
Patti and Coop Cooprider - honorary chairpersons
Wine/Beer and Hors D'oeuvres, DJ: Ejival Jimenez

Exhibition continues April 19, 2008.
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Roman de Salvo and Lael Corbin edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister
with Ellen Phelan, art actvist and educator, Doug Simay, Simayspace and Kevin Freitas, Art as Authority

SD Art Prize 2007-2008
STOP. YIELD. MERGE:
Marcos Ramirez ERRE and emerging artist Allison Wiese
Opening Reception: September 29, 7 pm to 9 pm
Vivian Lim and Joe Wong - honorary chairpersons

Exhibition continues Jan 18, 2008
Road signs and eye charts dominate this show – both artists use these ready-made architectural fabrications to express truths or observations that communicate ideals of individuality, anachronistic displacement, as well as social and political sentiments that are both present and archaic.
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Marcos Ramirez Erre and Allison Wiese edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister

with Erika Torri, Joan & Irwin Jacobs Executive Director Athenaeum Music & Arts Library; Larry Poteet and Lucía Sanromán, Assistant Curator Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

SD Art Prize 2007/2008: New Contemporaries
Featuring Emerging Artist nominated for the SD Art Prize 2007/2008
Simayspace at the Art Academy
Tania Candiani, Alida Cervantes, Lael Corbin, Matt Devine, Brian Dick, 
Christopher N. Ferreria,
 Andy Howell
, Pamela Jaeger,   Nina Karavasiles, Ben Lavender, Camilo Ontiveros, Jason Sherry Tristan Shone
Shannon Spanhake, Brad Streeper Nina Waisman, Allison Wiese
Opening reception: June 22 from 6 pm to 9 pm
Exhibition continues until July 27, 2007
840 G Street, Downtown SD, 92101
619.231.3900 doug@simayspace.com
Hours:  Monday through Friday 9 am - 6 pm, Saturday 9 am - 1 pm
Event Media sponsor: The Espresso
Click here for your invite to the reception on June 22
Simayspace New Contemporaries by Doug Simay ,
June 17,2007
Art Rocks Interview: New Contemporaries
with Doug Simay and Shannon Spanhake, June 2007
LetsPlayDowntown view the opening, meet the people, see the art!


SD Art Prize: 2006/2007
Fata Morgana: New works by Raul Guerrero and emerging artist Yvonne Venegas
Opening Reception: August 26, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres, DJ Ejival

Jonathan and Wendy Segal, Jonathan Segal Architecture and Development- honorary chairpersons
Exhibition continues August 26th – November 8th
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Raul Guerrero and Yvonne Venegas edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister
with Teddy Cruz UCSD, Stephanie Hanor MOCA and Julia Fry,SD Foundation
Robert Pincus, Union Tribune, Sept 7 review of Fata Morgana "Heads of the Class"

SD Art Prize: 2006/2007
Green Acres featuring Jean Lowe and Emerging Artist Iana Quesnell
James Robbins, AIA, Principal at RJC Architects - honorary chairperson

Exhibition continues November 18, 2006 – February 16, 2007
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Jean Lowe and Iana Quesnell edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister
with Derrick Cartwright, executive director of the San Diego Museum of Art and Amy Adler, professor UCSD

Art Rocks Interview with Quesnell, Nov, 2006
Robert Pincus, Union Tribune, Behind the Scenes, Dec, 2006

SD Art Prize: 2006/2007
Domestic Deviation: Ernest Silva
and Emerging Artist May-ling Martinez
Opening Reception:Sat. March 3, 7 to 9 pm
Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres
Larry and Debra Poteet - honorary chairpersons
Exhibition continues March 3 – June 17, 2007
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm

Art Notes on Ernest Silva and May-ling Martinez edited by Ingrid Hoffmeister

with Tina Yapelli, director SDSU Art Gallery/Foundation and Mary Beebe, Stuart Collection of USCD.

2006/2007 SD Art Prize Finale Exhibition
Featuring All SD ART PRIZE Artists
Raul Guerrero and emerging artist Yvonne Venegas
Jean Lowe and Emerging Artist Iana Quesnell
Ernest Silva and Emerging Artist May-ling Martinez
Opening Reception: June 30, 6:30 to 9 pm
Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres
DJ Music and Performance by Sledgehammer Theatre
presenting “I Once Was” by Scott Feldscher and Pea Hicks performed by Markee Rambo-Hood. This is a brief sketch for a future Sledgehammer Site-Specific Opera and is the same team that was voted one of the best the theatrical experiences of the year by the Union Tribune for their 4 part Awake series. The piece runs approximately 15 minutes and will perform continuously between 6:30-7:15 p.m. and again between 7:45-8:30 p.m
Exhibition continues until September 15.
L Street Gallery 628 L Street, San Diego, 92101
(Across from the Omni Hotel)
Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm
Special Omni room rates $199 for those attending the opening


Performance Slam multi-genre Invitational, April 20 from 5 to 7 pm
in support of the exhibition, Innocence is Questionable
Featuring   2006/2007 SD Art Prize Artists
Raul Guerrero and emerging artist Yvonne Venegas
Jean Lowe and emerging Artist Iana Quesnell
Ernest Silva and emerging Artist May-ling Martinez

Performers:
Art criticism - Kevin Freitas, Art as Authority
Dance - Sara Plaisted ,  Urban Tribal 
Instrumental - Zuriel Waters
Poetry -  Jaysen Waller
Performance art -   Ted Washington, Pruitt Igoe
Satire -  Ed Decker
Theater - Marilyn Klisser and Aura Thielen, Emerge Art Center

California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum
This competition is sponsored by SD Visual Arts Network ($100 prize for the one voted best by the attending public) $5 entrance fee


Vision to Page Competition: Enter on line through the North County Times
Enter now at vision2page.nctimes.com
Words on Art in support of the exhibition, Innocence is Questionable
Featuring   2006/2007 SD Art Prize Artists
Raul Guerrero and emerging artist Yvonne Venegas
Jean Lowe and emerging Artist Iana Quesnell
Ernest Silva and emerging Artist May-ling Martinez
California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum as above
This competition is sponsored by SD Visual Arts Network ($400 in prizes) and the North County Times who are supplying the judges, online entry form as well as publishing the winners. Press release

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