Welcome

The Sparks Art Gallery represents contemporary art from professional, emerging, and student artists living in San Diego.  Located in the Gaslamp Quarter of downtown San Diego, the Sparks Gallery is housed in the historic Sterling Hardware Building: 530 Sixth Avenue, San Diego 92101.

For directions and parking information, please visit the Gallery Information Page.

Sparks Art Gallery

What is Art?

Art is human expression. Art is spiritual and emotional.
Art is a portal for people of all backgrounds to engage and learn.
Art is a weapon against apathy and encourages dialog about the world.
Art can be a catalyst for transformation and growth.
Art transcends borders and generations.
Art is a record of special moments in time: real or imaginary.
Art teaches people to think freely.
Art is more than an object or a performance.
Art is a necessity of mankind.

Art can change you. Art can change the world.