Beyond the Age of Reason features artists who contemplate how faith meshes with contemporary life, the role of ritual and symbolism, and the metamorphosis of traditional symbols as they become immersed in popular culture. Using materials and principles of design that place them firmly in the world of contemporary art, this show incorporates both traditional media and modern technologies.
Maker Faire San Diego is a hands-on festival of innovation, invention, and creativity! This multi-museum event showcases over 250 exhibitors, speakers, workshops, and performers from across the region. Hands-on activities for adults and families alike are a HUGE part of this event!
Come enjoy Balboa Park after dark at SDAI and join our Wednesday evening screen-printing workshop. John Kim, owner of At the Moment, a San Diego clothing brand will be on hand with his original designs to make your own t-shirt and enjoy our current show.
The 2018 Youth Alliance Exhibitions: a showcase of student artwork created during the past school year with eight local non-profit organizations including Art Reach, Arts for Learning San Diego, The FRONT Gallery, Casa Familiar, Outside Lens, CoTA, and Words Alive!
San Diego Art Institute SDAI is pleased to partner with the California Lawyers for the Arts to present CROSS/ NAVIGATE a panel discussion on Cross-Border Legal Transactions for Artists and the Creative Community.
Join Michelada Think Tank as they address institutional and structural racism experienced by those navigating the arts, education, and other social, political, and economic spheres.
Membership has its benefits—especially during the San Diego Museum Council’s Big Exchange. If you are a member of SDAI, you can enjoy free general admission to over 30 arts and cultural destinations in San Diego for as low as a $35 annual membership.