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DNA of Creativity at Oceanside Museum of Art
Showing until Aug 4, 2014
View our DNA of Creativity Catalog

Grant Recipients

SD View Art Now: (a smart phone app to locate local arts events near you)
Sea Changes: Act (a project featuring ways to save our ocean)
Urban Succession (preserving wildlife in urban settings)
PAMM - PolyAesthetic Mapping: The Muses (ways to think about the collaborations that artists and scientist experience).
704 Pier View Way Oceanside, 92054
Tues - Sat 10am - 4pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm

DNA of Creativity at RED
Saturday, April 26 at 7:00 pm.
a special FREE presentation before the 8PM performance
San Diego REPertory Theatre

at the Lyceum 79 Horton Plaza, SD, 92101
Delve more deeply into the motivations of Rothko by exploring what happens when the Rorschach inkblot test meets giant Zen brush painting techniques of Rosemary KimBal. This is a hands-on opportunity. to learn about the DNA of Creativity in a PechaKucha format. Stay for the evening performance and SDVAN (the non profit producer of DNA of Creativity) will receive a $10 donation for each standard or premium seat sold. Please enter this code: SDVAN which can be used online, over the phone 619.231.4304 and at the box office

DNA of Creativity Workshops and seminars:
Sea Changes: Act - Sunday, April 27, 1 to 5 pm, Interactive art project during the for
Earth Day Festival/Oceanside Days of Art
Pamm Art and Science - Tuesday, June 17, 7- 8:30pm, DNA of Creativity PechaKucha Lecture with 1-2 artists from each team. The lecture will begin and end with a
PAMM microtonal performance with poetry and Photoscopia demonstration.
Urban Succession Family Art Day - Sunday, August 3, 1- 4pm, Free Art & Science themed interactive workshops

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New Contemporaries VII at
Meyer Fine Arts

Fri. May 9 to Sat June 28
Opening Reception:  Thurs. May 15, VIP 4-6 pm, Public 6-9 pm NoLI Nights
2400 Kettner Blvd, Suite 104 , SD 92101
More info:: pmeyer3583@aol.com 619.358.9512


Creative Catalyst Meet the Artists: Intersection of Culture, Fusions of Form: Part I
Robert Pincus presents Jamex and Einar de la Torre and Miki Iwasaki
Thurs, April 17 at 5:00 p.m
The San Diego Foundation Hoffman Room
2508 Historic Decatur Rd., Suite 200, SD 92106
More info: Felicia Shaw 619-235-2300


Deborah DeLisi: One-Minute Mandalas
SDVAN sponsored Participation artist
Sat/Sun, April 26/27 from 11am – 6 pm
Mission Federal San Diego Art Walk
India at Cedar, near Burger Land
More info: info@delisiart.com


Southern California/Baja Norte Juried Award Exhibition
Lecture by Peter Frank:
April 23, 6pm to 8pm
San Diego Art Institute: Museum of the Living Artist  
House of Charm, Balboa Park, 1439 El Prado, SD92101
SDVAN is contributing $500 as the Peter Franck juror’s choice award For more info: Marc Pickett 619.236.0011

Calls for Artists
Go to Opportunities and choose Artists from the Skills Needed search feature.

To see a list of annual and monthly ongoing competitions in SD, look in Ongoing Events.

To see a list of websites which list competitions go to our National and International Competition Listing