Art San Diego, presented by UBS Financial Services, takes place Sept. 28–Oct. 1, 2017, at the Wyland Center at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Art San Diego has emerged as one of the best-attended cultural events in Southern California. Founded in 2009 as the first and only contemporary art show in San Diego, Art San Diego is a four-day art event that features more than 60 international galleries and offers dynamic programming that includes Art Labs, Art Talks, the LaunchPad and Spotlight Artist Programs, and the San Diego Art Prize. Art San Diego provides a focus on San Diego’s vibrant and diverse cultural art scene alongside an exciting collection of international artists and galleries.
Art San Diego, with presenting sponsor UBS Financial Services, is a four-day contemporary art show featuring an international slate of artists and galleries. The show will run from Thursday, September 28 to Sunday, October 1 at a new, larger venue, the scenic Wyland Center at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Now in its ninth year, the four-day event attracts over 15,000 high-net-worth collectors. Join us for an unforgettable four days of cutting-edge art, entertainment, and special events.
Art San Diego 2017 will feature 60 galleries and studio artists from around the world, showcasing over 500 artists and their paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, videos and cutting-edge multimedia artworks. The show, renowned in the art world for its museum exhibitions, special events, themed-art projects and inspiring art talks, is owned by Redwood Media Group, which also owns and operates fine art shows Artexpo New York, Spectrum Miami, Art Santa Fe, and Red Dot Miami.
The 2017 program will again feature the highly anticipated Art Labs, San Diego Art Prize and LaunchPad Artist Program—from a carefully curated group of special installations from modern, contemporary and cutting-edge artists. In addition to UBS Financial Services’ return as Presenting Sponsor, this year’s lead media sponsors are Modern Luxury magazine and the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Now in its 11th year, the San Diego Art Prize, presented by the San Diego Visual Arts Network, awards a cash prize and exhibition opportunities to established and emerging San Diego visual artists. Winners Rizzhel Javier and Alexander Kohnke join nominees Michelle Montjoy and Miriam Gabriela Garcia Aguirre as part of the 2017 New Contemporaries exhibit at Art San Diego.
Discover Local Artists at Art San Diego Art Labs
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. Art Labs feature curated projects by several leading San Diego-based art institutions, alternative spaces, and universities to showcase the thriving art landscape of the city. This year’s Art Labs will be led by two accomplished San Diego artists: Sarah Stieber and Jose Hugo Sanchez.
2017 Show Hours
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