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Sergott Contemporary Art Alliance Gallery Opening
Sat, Sept 27 th, 10am - 6pm
More info and RSVP: scaainbox@gmail.com 858.756.2377 Our thanks to Tania Alcala, Sean Brannan, Joseph Caroff, Daniel Ketelhut, Heidi Rufeh, Marlene London, Ellen Dieter for the use of their images. We are pleased to announce that 10% of the sales of this show will come to the non-profit SDVAN. We appreciate your support.

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Rosemary KimBal: Moments of Zen
Opening reception - Sunday, September 7 th, 1-4pm
Showing Sept. 2, to October 19th
Encinitas Community Center 
1140 Oakcrest Park Dr , Encinitas 92024
More info: Rosemary KimBal


Legacy: Portraits by Karla Beth Mulry
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm
New Village Arts Foundry Studios
2787 State Street, Carlsbad 92008
Showing until Sept. 30
More info: info@karlamulry.com 760.419.1826


7th Annual Art Fest Carlsbad-Oceanside Art League
Sat/Sun. August 30/31 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Village Faire Shopping Center Courtyard
300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Suite 101 , Carlsbad, CA 92008 .
More info: cdozerphoto@sbcglobal.net 760.434.8497


Spots of Time and Roots to Figures: Ellen Dieter and Benjamin Lavender
Wed. Sept 3 from 6-8pm
Pimento Fine Art Gallery in Olive PR Solutions
434 West Cedar St. #300, SD 92101
More info: RSVP@oliveprsolutions.com 619.955.5285

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