Downtown at Sundown

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 […]

Woman at International border wall holding Flag

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 […]

Downtown at Sundown

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 […]

large white ball comprised of small white balls

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 […]

Downtown at Sundown

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 & […]

Photograph of white bowls floating in dark water

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 […]

Ink drawing of a sarcastic monument

Sandow Birk: Depravities & Monuments – Opening Reception

Nov 17, 2016
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


SDSU Downtown Gallery Event November 17, 2016 – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meet artist Sandow Birk and mingle with other art lovers as we celebrate the opening of the Los Angeles artist’s exhibition Depravities & Monuments, featuring monumental prints and drawings from two incisive series that address conditions and concerns of our contemporary global […]