Downtown at Sundown

Downtown at Sundown with Ethics

Aug 17, 2017
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


For this installment of Downtown at Sundown, join us for an evening of art and music in our gallery. View the current exhibition, We Are Here/Estamos Aquí and stay for Ethics, an electronic R & B cross-border duo from Tijuana. The band will be performing one set in the gallery throughout the night at 6:30 […]

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Community Dialogue on Art as Activism with Borderclick

Aug 03, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


SDSU Downtown Gallery Event August 3, 2017 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Borderclick invites you to the final of a series of three Community Dialogues around transborder identity through the eyes of young transfronterizxs who live and work between Tijuana and San Diego. We invite you to explore the idea of Art as Activism, photography […]

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Downtown at Sundown with Lana Z. Caplan

Jul 20, 2017
5:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.


Lana Z. Caplan, Errata, 2017; video stills; courtesy of the artist Join us for an evening of scheduled film screenings with California-based artist Lana Z. Caplan. The artist invites us to view four short videos, including the premiere of her newest piece, Errata, which explores a meditation on leisure, work, and time. Screenings at 5:30 […]

Red trolley cars receding to horizon on parallel tracks at sundown

We Are Here/Estamos Aquí – Opening Reception with the Artists

Jul 27, 2017
5:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.


SDSU Downtown Gallery Event July 27, 2017 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Join us to celebrate the opening of We Are Here/Estamos Aquí. Mix and mingle with the artists while viewing photographic images depicting the dynamic social aspects of the U.S./Mexico border. The selection of artwork in the exhibition shares individual experiences, explores the impact […]

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We Are Here/Estamos Aquí

Jul 27, 2017 – Oct 29, 2017


SDSU Downtown Gallery Event July 27, 2017 – October 29, 2017 Thursday through Monday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (closed Tuesday and Wednesday) We Are Here/Estamos Aquí features the use of photography as a mode of storytelling and agent for social change through images depicting the dynamic social aspects of the U.S./Mexico border. Downtown San […]

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Downtown at Sundown with DJ Professor Shadow

Jun 15, 2017
5:00pm – 8:00pm


DJ Professor Shadow Join us for an evening of music in the gallery as you view our current exhibition, All Natural. DJ Professor Shadow will be spinning a groovy set to get you moving. Downtown at Sundown is in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCASD) and Stone Brewing Co. on the third Thursday […]

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All Natural – Opening Reception

Apr 20, 2017
5:00pm – 8:00pm


Join us for Downtown at Sundown to celebrate the opening of All Natural. Mix and mingle with the artists while viewing experimental, unique, and in some cases, never-before-seen works. All Natural includes the work of Stephanie Bedwell, Jennifer Anne Bennett, scott b. davis, Roman de Salvo, John Oliver Lewis, Jessica McCambly, Meghann Riepenhoff. A special […]

Screenprinting Process in Blue ink

Every Which Way – Opening Reception

Feb 16, 2017
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Downtown at Sundown Opening Reception with DJ Mike Turi & screen printing activity led by faculty Scott Wyss Thursday, February 16, 2017 from 5:00 – 8:00pm For this Downtown at Sundown join us to celebrate the opening of Every Which Way. Meet the artists and mingle as you view the exhibition, featuring artworks from students […]

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Downtown at Sundown with The AjA Project

Mar 16, 2017
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Ale Uzarraga, Va y Ven (Come and Go), 2016, courtesy of the artist and The AjA Project For this month’s Downtown at Sundown, join us for a conversation with transborder artist Omar Pimienta & Borderclick participants around the ins-and-outs of life on both sides of the border, documentation as a tool for social justice & […]

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Every Which Way

Feb 11, 2017 – Apr 09, 2017


SDSU Downtown Gallery Event February 11, 2017 – April 9, 2017 Thursday through Monday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (closed Tuesday and Wednesday) Every Which Way is the third in an annual series of exhibitions inspired by San Diego State University’s campus-wide initiative, the Common Experience. Comprised of artwork created by faculty and students from […]