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Celebrate art with us and enjoy these great events at the Spanish Village Art Center! Live demonstrations, parties and sales!

Studio 29 – Sculptural Forms

August 8 @ 11:00 am - October 2 @ 4:00 pm

Sculptural Forms is the current theme in the San Diego Potters’ Guild’s gallery for the period August 8 to October 2. Come discover the work of its 40+ members on display. For more information, please visit www.sandiegopottersguild.org  

Gallery 23 – Wild Things, paintings of wild life and more

September 16 @ 11:00 am - September 30 @ 4:00 pm

Artist Judy Hanford is showing at Southwestern Artist’s Association (Gallery 23). More of her work at hanfordartworks.com Also showing is new gallery artist Anita Chateau.  

Gallery 21 – Art Glass Association of Southern California Annual Members’ Exhibition

September 29 @ 11:00 am - October 9 @ 4:00 pm

Artist Reception October 1,  4:00 – 7:00pm Our 36th annual show featuring recent works from member artists. It showcases a wide range of art glass techniques including blown, kiln formed, cast, stained, flameworked and mosaic glass.  Also, this year we will have a glass boutique in the Annex where artist collections of beautiful art glass […]

Gallery 23 – Artists Elaine Davis and Karen Cook Starks

October 16 @ 11:00 am - October 31 @ 4:00 pm

These two ladies enjoy the fact that their media complements each other’s media.  Karen works in watercolor and Elaine works in oil.  Both are representational artists with different presentations of local, national and international experiences.

Gallery 21 – The Doggone Art Show

November 8 @ 11:00 am - November 27 @ 4:00 pm

Reception: Friday November 17, 3 – 5 pm. This is  our 4th year of Fine Art and Photography celebrating domestic and wild Canines. For a prospectus , or to view last years award winners, go to our website http://doggoneartshow.wixsite.com/doggone-art-show

San Diego Potters’ Guild Fall Show & Sale

November 11 @ 10:00 am - November 12 @ 4:00 pm

The San Diego Potters’ Guild is holding its Fall sale from 10am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday, filling up the entire courtyard of the Spanish Village. It is a unique opportunity to meet the guild members and ask them questions about their work.

Gallery 23 – Artists J. Voss and Shinja Scheidnes

November 16 @ 11:00 am - November 30 @ 4:00 pm

Loving to paint and color is J. Voss’s passion.  The art is done in oil, pastel, multimedia and pencil. These varied media provide artist Voss with interesting presentations of animals, landscapes and much more.  Come meet J. Voss for the fifteen day show, open every day from Nov. 16th through Nov. 30th. Shinja’s oriental brushwork […]

Gallery 21 – Rock The Lens: San Diego Geological (Rock) Formation Art

December 13 @ 11:00 am - December 30 @ 4:00 pm

Reception: Saturday Dec 15, noon to 4 pm. Lacy Lewis Fine Art Photography Much of the continental crust that is now Southern California formed beneath the Pacific Ocean. This region assembled over a billion years ago from older materials recycled through the earth’s crust and mantle, oceanic activities and volcanic and tectonic forces. The Rock […]

Gallery 23 – Artist Maryellene Deason

December 16 @ 11:00 am - December 31 @ 4:00 pm

Brunch Reception: Saturday 23, 9-11 am. Maryellene Deason invites you to come and enjoy a fun show and reception in Gallery #23.  Besides her daily show, Maryellene plans Saturday the 23rd to be a special brunch reception from 9 AM to 11 AM.  Starting the early hour of 9:00, parking will be easy.  Please come […]


Spanish Village is a proud member of the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership, a collaboration of 26 arts, science, and cultural institutions in San Diego’s Balboa Park. Learn more at www.bpcp.org