Sixth Annual Art San Diego Returns to Historic Balboa Park This November

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

San Diego, California, October 23, 2014 - ART SAN DIEGO (ASD) Contemporary Art Show today announced its 6th annual show from November 6 – 9 at historic Balboa Park Activities Center, 2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA.

 

ASD will feature the works of more than 50 established and up-and-coming artists and galleries from the region and around the globe. The show includes works from spotlight artists, 2014 Art Prize recipients, a LaunchPad artist, and new this year, ArtSpot International – a show within a show focused on Latin American masters and contemporary works. 
 
ART SAN DIEGO, San Diego's only contemporary fine art show, has become one of the leading cultural events in Southern California. Since its inception in 2009, ASD has enriched the city with compelling, site-specific art projects; art talks and panel discussions; a selection of dynamic and cutting-edge film, video and new media works; and a curated selection of emerging artists. 
 
“This year’s theme, [inter-play] has created an exciting platform for incoming artists to interact with guests and create an atmosphere that is compelling, visually appealing and will grab attention of viewers,” said Ann Berchtold, ART SAN DIEGO founder and director. “We are very excited for the new additions to this year’s show; it will really ramp up the exposure of the festival, as well as bring in guests from different areas around the world.” 

ART SAN DIEGO has become one of the most successful cultural events in San Diego. Founded in 2009 as the first and only Contemporary Art Show in San Diego, ART SAN DIEGO is now an annual showcase, featuring not only San Diego’s most talented artists, but also leading artists from around the globe. This show provides the backdrop for the world’s leading contemporary artists, designers and art galleries, attracting national and international attendees.
 
WHO: Redwood Media Group, more than 50 regional and international artists and galleries and art aficionados from around the world.
WHAT:  ART SAN DIEGO Contemporary Art Show
WHEN:  Thursday, November 6 – Sunday, November 9, 2014
 
SHOW HOURS:
First Preview: Thursday, November 6, 2014, 5 -7pm
VIP Opening Night: Thursday, November 6, 2014, 7pm – 9pm
 
OPEN SHOW DAYS:
Friday, November 7, 2014, 12 – 8pm
Saturday, November 8, 2014, 12 – 8pm
Sunday, November 9, 2014, 12 – 5pm 
 
TICKET INFORMATION:
VIP OPENING NIGHT: $75 Online, $85 Door *Benefits the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
3-DAY GENERAL ADMISSION: $20 Online, $25 Door

Ticketing information available at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-san-diego-2014-contemporary-art-show-tickets-7997848781
 
In its first year under the Redwood Media Group umbrella, ASD will feature a new show within the show: ArtSpot International Art Fair, curated by Aldo Castillo. ArtSpot International is replicating a model introduced during Miami Art Week last year at SPECTRUM Miami. The show will present carefully selected modern, contemporary and cutting-edge galleries with a strong Latin American emphasis. Castillo, the show curator and director, is one of the most respected authorities of modern and contemporary art and has overseen the direction of more than 250 international art exhibitions. 
 
Also, returning to this year’s show is the popular LaunchPad Program. This year’s selected artist, Emily Grenader, is a recent UCSD graduate who works with various mediums to combine individuals into “crowd portraits,” exploring human connections from many perspectives. Projects from her most recent crowd series have won the Lawdale Big Show’s Junior Prize, and Kickstarter’s “Best Art Project” award. Projected on a wall at the entrance of the show, Grenader will create an interactive crowd play piece. Entering guests will have the option to get their photo taken which will be super imposed onto an interactive screen, creating a playful entrance art piece for guests. 
 
Spotlight artists and exhibitors for the 2014 edition include: Mark Vassallo (Tokyo, Japan), Carl Karni Bain (New York, NY) and New York-based artist, Jennifer Hannaford, represented by Adelman Fine Art (San Diego, CA). The 2014 Art Prize recipients include: Marianela de la Hoz, Bhavna Mehta, Philipp Scholz Ritterman and Joseph Huppert.
 
For more information about ART SAN DIEGO 2014 exhibitors, including a full list of Spotlight Artists, Art Labs, ArtSpot International, LaunchPad Artists, Designers and more, visit, http://art-sandiego.com.

 Image courtesy of and with permission of David Fenton - Chrysalis View Larger Image 

- END - 

 ART SAN DIEGO (ASD) Contemporary Art Show today announced its 6th annual show from November 6 – 9 at historic Balboa Park Activities Center, 2145 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA.

ASD will feature the works of more than 50 established and up-and-coming artists and galleries from the region and around the globe. The show includes works from spotlight artists, 2014 Art Prize recipients, a LaunchPad artist, and new this year, ArtSpot International – a show within a show focused on Latin American masters and contemporary works.

ART SAN DIEGO, San Diego's only contemporary fine art show, has become one of the leading cultural events in Southern California. Since its inception in 2009, ASD has enriched the city with compelling, site-specific art projects; art talks and panel discussions; a selection of dynamic and cutting-edge film, video and new media works; and a curated selection of emerging artists. 

Tickets range from $10 single day advanced purchases to $85 VIP packages. Ticketing information available at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-san-diego-2014-contemporary-art-show-tickets-7997848781.

For more information about ART SAN DIEGO 2014 exhibitors, including a full list of Spotlight Artists, Art Labs, ArtSpot International, LaunchPad Artists, Designers and more, visit, http://art-sandiego.com.

Haute Tease

  • The Paley Center For Media Presents TNT’S “The Alienist: From Sketchbook To Screen Exhibit”

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills will take visitors inside the opulent Gilded Age of the new TNT series, The Alienist, through multiple costume creations, photography, illustrations, and more from award-winning costume designer Michael Kaplan.

     
  • Remember Review – Shocking, Suspenseful, A Triumph

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Remember, from Serendipity Point Films and A24, presents a modern story of revenge, brought on by the horrors of Auschwitz and a lone survivor who remains true to his word of finding every last one without exception.

     
  • FAQ’s Answered on FDA Approved Non-Surgical Balloon Weight Loss Method

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Americans spend almost 60 billion dollars annually in pursuit of weight loss with gastric bypass surgery the most common; an option that isn’t for everyone. Like any major procedure, gastric bypass has significant health risks and side effects.

     
  • Zero Days Review – The Ultimate Cyber Warfare Thriller

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Zero Days, from Magnolia Pictures and Participant Media, presents a documentary of stunning implications as it exposes the discovery of the highly classified Stuxnet computer code designed to destroy nuclear arsenals of enemy nation-states through computer viruses. 

     
  • Holiday Travel: See How the Cost of a Flight Has Changed Since 1963

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

     

    The so-called "Golden Age" of flying -- a vibrant era of luxury in which the comfort and enjoyment of the passenger was put first. These were the '50s and '60s, before the jumbo jet made airline travel much cheaper and more accessible to the public.

     
  • 2014 Program Promises Enchanted Evenings of Magical Music at Southern California’s Premiere Outdoor Venue Santa Anita Race Track

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    April 4, 2014, Arcadia – There is a buzz that begins around this time of year; a buzz that grows steadily, accompanying the anticipation of another unforgettable summer season of concerts by Maestro Victor Vener and his California Philharmonic.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Troops Sent to Join ISIS/ISIL Fight; GOP Wins Big; October Job Numbers; Foreign News

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama wasted no time in addressing the decisive message spoken clearly by voter's on Tuesday's mid-term elections and reached across the aisle and stated compromise, on all fronts, will be the necessary ingredient to combat congressional dysfunction and gridlock.

     
  • LUXE Rodeo Introduces On Rodeo Bistro & Lounge

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    LUXE Rodeo, the only luxury hotel directly on the most famous street in the world, recently introduced, to a select group of Los Angeles media, its new menu offerings from On Rodeo Bistro & Lounge.

     
  • Robb Vices Luxury Subscription - The Haute Life Delivered

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Robb Report, a name synonymous with luxury lifestyles the world over, has initiated a new membership subscription service which allows those who pursue of the good life to have delicious, luxurious haute items delivered monthly.

     
  • The Isle Review – Convincing Characters, Gripping Story, Spellbinding Thriller

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Isle, from Brainstorm Media, brings to the screen the story of revenge from the beyond, as once bustling family isle becomes inhabited by the death song of one they didn't protect from the violent among them.

     
  • Wilson Review – Even Solid Acting Can’t Save the Lukewarm Dramady

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Wilson, from Fox Searchlight Pictures, brings to the screen a haphazard tale of life as told from the marginalized and the twist, turns, bumps bruises that comes from contemporary living, anesthetizing choices and attempts to recapture the past.

     
  • White Boy Rick Review - Solid, Edgy, No Filters

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    White Boy Rick, from Columbia Pictures Corporation, presents the story of Rick Wershe, Jr., a 15-year-old  drug dealer in 1980's, burned-out, addicted Detroit, recruited by the FBI who used him and then denied knowing him.

     
  • OYOBox Review – Finally A Fashionable Luxury Eye Wear Organizer

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Owning a collection of eyewear, even if you have a favorite pair, like loafers or jeans, creates the need to maintain the various pairs in one location. OYOBox, the ultimate luxury eyewear organizer presents the solution to a problem never addressed.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Top Ten List Reviewed; Economy/Climate; ObamaCare; Terror; Cuba/Asia; Bob Iger

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama unveiled his Top Ten list of "Reasons to be Optimistic in 2016", as he and his family and most elected officials head home for the holidays, the heart of America is still wounded and shaken.

     
  • Interview and Review: HITCHCOCK, from FOX Searchlight Films and Director Sacha Gervasi, is a Film Lover’s Dream

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    HITCHCOCK, the screen adaption surrounding the making of PSYCHO, the most gripping and successful film from the master of suspense, recently held its Los Angeles premiere at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.