May 6, 2017
Sparks Gallery sat down for an in-depth interview with Li Huai to discuss the artist’s solo show You Fascinate Me! – on view at Sparks Gallery in San Diego through June 11th. Watch this short interview filmed in the artist’s studio in La Jolla, and read on for in-depth thoughts direct from the artist on each of the three unique collections that comprise the exhibition – ALL THAT GRANDEUR, ALL THAT ROMANCE and ALL THAT RADIANCE.
Li Huai will be leading an artist talk at the gallery on June 1st, from 6:30pm – 8pm called “Artist as Producer” – the event is free and open to the public, no RSVP required.
February 15, 2017
The current group show at Sparks Gallery, “Southern California Sculpture” features artwork from 23 artists. SG asked the exhibiting sculptors “How has figurative sculpture evolved since you’ve been working in the medium? What developments are you most excited to see in the future?”
California Sculpture Academy Students with Brandon Roy and visiting educator Jorge Egea
January 10, 2017
The current group show at Sparks Gallery, “Animalia” features artwork from 32 artists. SG asked the exhibiting artists “Why do you choose to create work with animals as a theme? Do you have a cause that you are passionate about that involves animals?”
AmandaLynn at work
September 29, 2016
Hyperrealist painter Daniel Dust, speaks with Sparks Gallery about his artistic process and solo show “Dark Heavens”, on view at the gallery from Aug 27th – Oct 23.
Daniel Dust at work
August 16, 2016
Sparks Gallery has compiled a list of recommended art and cultural centers in Downtown San Diego and the Gaslamp Quarter. Please consider these destinations on your next trip downtown.
Downtown San Diego/Gaslamp Quarter Arts & Culture Destination Map
August 3, 2016
The human figure has been a source of artistic expression throughout history. Sparks Gallery posed the question “Why do you choose to explore the human form in your work?” to our local artists on view in our current group show, “Physique“. Continue reading
July 1, 2016
Larry Caveney’s solo show, “Super Freaks” is currently on view at Sparks Gallery (until August 21, 2016). Caveney offers an insight into his art in a recent interview with the gallery.
Please also join us at Sparks Gallery on August 12th at 6pm for a more in-depth Artist Talk with Larry Caveney. Details at https://sparksgallery.com/events/an-evening-with-artist-larry-caveney
June 16, 2016
The annual juried exhibition for the Allied Craftsman of San Diego is currently exhibited at Sparks Gallery until July 14, 2016. SG asks each artist: “How did you learn your craft?”
May 19, 2016
Gloria Muriel painting at Sparks Gallery
Gloria Muriel’s fine art is available for purchase on our Gloria Muriel Artwork
Gloria Muriel, notable artist, muralist, installation artist, and graphic designer, currently exhibiting artworks featuring goddesses spanning cultures and time periods in “Xanadu” until June 5th. Muriel’s characteristic style using brilliant colors and symbol-rich iconography is prominent is numerous murals across California, Florida, and Mexico. Sparks Gallery speaks with Muriel about her creative processes, “Xanadu”, and future projects.
Gloria Muriel will also speak about her work at Sparks Gallery on Weds, May 25, at 6pm – details here: https://sparksgallery.com/events/an-evening-with-artist-gloria-muriel
April 26, 2016
Sparks Gallery asks 29 local San Diego artists, currently exhibited in “Resonance”- an abstracts show, “Why [they] create work in the form of abstraction?” Continue reading