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Interdisciplinary Event Inspired by Artist Nick Cave Debuts at SDSU

Dec 10, 2018
6:00pm


By Mara Parker November 26, 2018 A one-night-only performance art and dance event featuring student work inspired by artist Nick Cave, will take place on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in SDSU’s Dance Studio Theatre (ENS 200). Heavyweight: An Interactive Performance Installation – An SDSU Art/Dance Collaboration, will be presented in a participatory […]

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Collaboration With Visiting Artist Nick Cave

Oct 25, 2018
6:00pm – 8:00pm


Nick Cave; photo by Sandro, courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York The SDSU School of Art + Design presents two events in collaboration with Distinguished Visiting Artist Nick Cave in Fall 2018 A Conversation with Nick Cave Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, 6:00 pm Copley Auditorium, San Diego Museum of Art Tickets […]

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SAVE THE DATE: School of Art + Design Ceramic and Jewelry sale

Nov 13, 2018 – Nov 15, 2018


SDSU School of Art + Design 5500 Campanile Drive San Diego, CA 92182 Preview Sale for Art Council Ambassadors – 11/13 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, Art South Lobby Public Sale – 11/14 and 11/15 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Art South Lobby One of the most anticipated events of the year is coming […]

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I Love to Ride My Bicycle

Nov 15, 2018 – Jan 27, 2019


Exhibition runs November 15, 2018 through January 27, 2019 Since their invention in 1817, bicycles have affected the progress of society in terms of both culture and modern industry. As a result of this broad impact, bikes have influenced artists over the past two centuries, with luminaries such as Marcel Duchamp and Pablo Picasso featuring […]

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Drought Tolerant, 2018 SDSU Graduate Art Exhibition

Oct 22, 2018 – Nov 07, 2018


Drought Tolerant is the 2018 exhibition of work by first, second, and third year graduate students in the SDSU University Art Gallery on the SDSU campus. This exhibition includes painting, furniture design, jewelry and metalwork, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, and graphic design. Drought Tolerant opens to the public on October 22, 2018 with an opening reception […]

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Fall 2018 Visiting Artist Speakers


Download a printable version of the list Alesandra Moctezuma– Artist, Curator, Critic, and Educator September 11, 5:30pm SSW-1500 Tom Loeser– “Please, Please, Please” Visiting Artist September 18, 5:30pm SSW-1500 James Brown– Architect and Developer of Bread and Salt Septermber 25, 5:30pm SSW-1500 Yomar Augusto– Graphic Design, Muralist, and Painter October 2, 5:30pm SSW-1500 Kensuke Yamada– […]

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Tom Loeser: Please Please Please Opening Reception with the Artist

Sep 20, 2018
5:00pm – 8:00pm


Join us to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, Tom Loeser: Please Please Please. Mix and mingle with Madison-based designer/maker, Tom Loeser throughout the evening as you view the exhibition. His accomplishments and contributions to the American Studio Furniture movement have been influential to field and the generations that have come after him. This is […]

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Tom Loeser: Please Please Please


Tom Loeser, LA/Chicago/New York, 2016; wood, paint, felt, 12 x 17 x 26 inches; image courtesy of the artist Exhibition runs August 4, 2018 through October 28, 2018 If the furniture we sit on every day were totally different, would our lives be different too? That is one question posed by Madison-based designer/maker Tom Loeser. […]

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New Comics and Sequential Media Course to Debut at the School of Art + Design


This coming fall, SDSU’s School of Art + Design will add a new, exciting course to its regular offerings, Art 296: Comics and Sequential Media. Taught by filmmaker, artist, photographer and writer, Neil Kendricks, Art 296 will embrace the interdisciplinary world of comics and animation, photography and cinema, and will examine how these different media […]

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Art Council Ambassadors Student Scholarship & Awards Program/Exhibit

May 11, 2018
5:30pm – 8:00pm


For the sixteenth year in a row, SDSU’s School of Art + Design will converge on the Athenaeum Music and Arts Library in La Jolla for its annual Art Council Ambassadors Student Scholarship and Awards Program and Exhibit. The evening kicks off with presentations in the Library’s downstairs studio where student winners will give short […]