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Friday, October 24, 2014

ART SAN DIEGO will return to Balboa Park - with Artist Boutia Moshiri, November 9th

ART SAN DIEGO will return to Balboa Park with its 6th Edition on  November 6th – 9th, 2014.

Artist Boutia Moshiri will be exhibiting in an art show in San Diego Museum at Balboa Park , opening on November 6th-9th 2014.

Her original paintings of Mermaid Collection "My Journey" will be exhibited which is a tribute to breast cancer foundation and they benefit from it. VIP passes now available on request for opening night.

You can check her web site at  

VIP passes now available on request for opening night.

For more information about the show please check the web site :

 Enjoy Boutia Moshiri's recent interview:

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Encinitas Dia de los Muertos Festival, November 1, 12-4pm

Encinitas Dia de los Muertos
November 1, 2014, Saturday 12-4pm
Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024

Fun for the whole family, free. Four hours of performances, student art exhibit, hands-on workshops, artists demonstrations, food trucks, Prize drawings and giveaways. Honor the memory of a loved one or friends by contributing a photo or a non-valuable remembrance to the Surfing Madonna Community Ofrenda.

Presented by the Encinitas Friends of the Arts, info:

Sponsored by County of San Diego, California Coast Credit Union, San Dieguito Art Guild, City of Encinitas Arts Division, Encinitas Friends of the Arts, San Diego County Library, Mano a Mano Foundation, Paint Encinitas, and the Surfing Madonna Oceans Project.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Tracie Monk Featured Artist, San Diego Sculptors Guild - OCT 4, 5-9pm

TRACIE MONK - I hope that you will be able to join us next Saturday for my first FEATURED ARTIST event. The Special Entertainment Program will include: ceramic sculptures exploring cloth textures and the mystic of the female figure, as well as stone and steel sculptures, a sculpture raffle, meet the artist session, live music, wine/cheese reception and more!

The event will be held on Saturday, October 4th, 2014 from 5pm-9pm at The San Diego Sculptors Guild located in Spanish Village, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. Come meet the artists, musicians, art-lovers, art collectors and our guests for an unforgettable experience!

Monday, October 6, 2014

Opening Gala of World Wide Art Los Angeles - with Artist Boutia Moshiri - October 16th

Opening Gala of  World Wide Art 
Los Angeles

Please join Artist, Boutia Moshiri in celebrating the influence of art in the world by visiting the Opening Gala of World Wide Art Los Angeles.  Visit Galleries and Artists and take in a world full of inspiration and fine art.

Date:  October 16th - Opening Gala
Time:  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Venue:  Los Angeles Convention Center®

Please RSVP HERE and print your complimentary pass for the Opening Night Gala.  If you are unable to join us at the Opening Gala, please feel free to join us anytime during the remainder of the show. 

Please RSVP HERE and print your complimentary pass for Show Days:

Friday October 17th 10am - 7pm
Saturday October 18th 10am - 7pm
Sunday October 19th 10am - 5pm

We look forward to hosting you,  Despina and Thomas Tunberg, Show Directors

To learn more about this fine art show, please visit  

Enjoy her recent interview: and her website at:

Saturday, October 4, 2014

6th Annual Taste of North Park - Call for Demo Artists

Call For Artists! 6th Annual Taste of North Park
October 11th, 2014, 11am-2pm
Various locations throughout the event footprint
(North Park)

October 11th marks the 6th Annual Taste of North Park event, and we are looking for artists who would like to share the excitement!

We are extending the offer to 6-8 visual artists (or artist groups) to participate in live demonstrations throughout the duration of the event. You must be timely and able to participate during the entire time slot (11am-2pm).

You are welcome to bring artwork to sell, but please note that this is an event meant to highlight the artist at work. All materials are to be provided by the artist. In return, you will receive two complementary event tickets to share with friends, or to use yourself during the final hour of the event.

This should be a fun day for everyone, and draws attendees from all over San Diego County!

Please include the following information for consideration:

Name:, Email:, Phone number:, Website, link to online portfolio, or 3-5 images of work (jpeg) and a brief description of your work.

Please submit application and/or inquiries to Lesley at

For Info:

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Synergy Art Foundation -Call to Artists - FROM BLANKS 2 BEAUTY” (B2B) project

SYNERGY ART FOUNDATION is inviting local artists to participate in our 2014 “FROM BLANKS 2 BEAUTY” (B2B) project

CALL TO ARTISTS:  Come on have some fun for a great cause!

The exhibition/silent auction of these works will be vital part of our annual FUNdraiser to be held at the World Beat Center, Balboa Park, on Saturday, November 15, 2014. The event will include the B2B Exhibition/Silent Auction, fabulous live music, exciting performance, art installations and much more. Entry to the Event will be free for all B2B participant, so long as all contact information is provided.

The theme this year for B2B is “ROOTS”. We encourage all participants to interpret this creatively. To assist, here are some definitions of “roots” which we hope might be inspirational:

Theme: To establish deeply and firmly the basic cause, source or origin of something, e.g." love of money is the root of all evil”

The part of a thing attaching it to a greater or more fundamental whole; the end or base

Family, ethnic, or cultural origins

A number when multiplied by itself a specific number of times equals another number (e.g. 2 is the square root of 4)

Underground base of a plant (some edible), tree, hair, tooth etc.

This year, we are honored to have two amazing jurors – ROBERT PINCUS and MARK LUGO. They will select the best 100 artworks (10X10 canvas)  to be displayed and auctioned at our event. If your piece is NOT selected, you may elect to have it returned. All proceeds will benefit Synergy’s EASL and PWER grant programs. Canvases will be issued on a first‐come first‐served basis. Interested artists may pick up/drop off a blank/completed canvas (maximum 2 per artist). For more information apply:

See you there!

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Call for Artists: Fallbrook Brandon Gallery Celebrating the Elements of Art “Small Works”

Fallbrook Brandon Gallery Celebrating the Elements of Art “Small Works”, OPEN  & JURIED

DEADLINE:  October 24 & 25, 2014, directly to the Brandon Gallery.

CALL TO ARTISTS  --  We invite artists and community members to join us in celebrating the joy of small significant works of art.  The Brandon Gallery welcomes a wide variety of art styles and media for entry and reserves the right to decline any entries that do not meet the criteria, standards or quality level of the exhibition.  The show is in celebration of the elements of art and all works will be submitted/judged in “open” categories.  Works can be submitted by hand to  Brandon Gallery.

Entry forms are available at Brandon Gallery or ,  Two  completed forms required per entry.  Art must be delivered to Brandon Gallery on Friday, October 24 or Saturday 25, 10am to 3pm. Brandon Gallery 105 N. Main Avenue Fallbrook, CA 92028 760-723-1330

Grand Opening - Emerald C Gallery in Coronado - Oct 3, 5-9pm

The new Emerald C Gallery located at 1331 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118, Phone: (619)333-1331 or (619)322-7227.

A spectacular grand opening of the Emerald C Gallery in Coronado, CA on October 3rd, 2014 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm featuring a wide collection of work from various artists in the Baja Norte to Southern California regions.

The Emerald C wants to show you what you've been missing in your local art scene! paintings, glass art, ceramics, sculptures, jewelry and textiles are just a taste of what we bring to you at our opening festivities. So join us!

Job Opportunity: Artist/Studio Assistant, Part-Time

Artist/Studio Assistant Job Opportunity – Part-Time

Accomplished professional artist in Oceanside seeking an Artist/Studio Assistant for 6 to 12 hours per week. Administrative duties include writing proposals & emails, arranging travel, coordinating with galleries, record keeping, etc. Production duties will involve cleaning brushes & pallets and prepping painting surfaces, including measuring, cutting, priming and sanding Masonite sheets. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. 

Must be able to design and compose successful written proposals & documentation, handle business relationships professionally, and be proficient with basic painting techniques, brush-work, and color mixing. Basic familiarity with Photoshop is helpful but not necessary; knowledge of Microsoft XL is a plus.

Pay is $10-$12 per hour depending on experience
Very flexible schedule, casual working environment

Interested parties should send a one-page cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: