February 25, 2014
Arts patrons and campus supporters will come together Sunday, April 6 for the University of California, San Diego’s annual Big Bang at ArtPower! fundraiser. Chaired by ArtPower! supporter Martha Dennis, the celebration includes a festive brunch and special performance by the Escher String Quartet. In addition, donors Joan Jordan Bernstein…
November 1, 2011
…Time: UC San Diego Artists Featured in a Celebration of Southern California Art “29 Arrests: Headquarters of the 11th Naval District, May 4, 1972, San Diego” (detail), 1972, by Fred Lonidier, UC San Diego professor of visual arts. Courtesy of the artist. The Pacific Standard Time festival, a celebration and…
May 26, 2017
The diversity and talent of graduating University of California San Diego artists is currently highlighted in “A Step Away: Artists from the M.F.A. Program at UC San Diego,” an exhibition showing through May 29 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego (MCASD).
June 5, 2012
…Showcase Preuss Students’ Sustainable Art Recycled magazines, eco-friendly ink and a rolling pin may not sound like your typical art supplies, but these are a few of the tools students at The Preuss School UCSD have used to create sustainable works of art, which will be on display at the…
January 29, 2016
…it is no surprise that the Department of Visual Arts broke boundaries and crossed audiences when it recently transformed a 2,500 square-foot, San Diego Art Institute (SDAI) project-space at Horton Plaza into an unexpected home for innovative contemporary art.
January 2, 2014
…that could prevent the human immune system from rejecting the grafts derived from human embryonic stem cells, a major problem now limiting the development of human stem cell therapies. Their discovery may also provide scientists with a better understanding of how tumors evade the human immune system when they spread…
March 2, 2017
…and creativity in visual arts at the university, UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts graduate students have organized two full days of programs designed to welcome the campus and community. The annual events known as the “Ph.D. Symposium” and the “Open Studios” highlight graduate student achievements. The programs take…
November 14, 2018
The Qualcomm Institute at UC San Diego and the San Diego Art Institute announced the formation of a new alliance that will fuse cutting-edge technology and contemporary art in the heart of Balboa Park.
November 9, 2017
…Hoy Selected as Inaugural Artist in Residence at UC San Diego Residency established by endowment honoring late artist, educator and Mingei International Museum founder Martha Longenecker Roth Anna Sew Hoy (Photo by Milan Zrnic/ Double magazine) Artist Anna Sew Hoy has been selected as the inaugural Martha Longenecker Roth Distinguished…
May 4, 2016
…Diego’s Department of Visual Arts is embarking on a series of programs to celebrate its upcoming 50th anniversary entitled, “VISUAL ARTS@50: ART INTO LIFE.” Kicking off the celebration is “Object Type,” an exhibition that runs May 3 – 13 in the Visual Arts Gallery, at the SME Building on campus.