News & Events

Harmony – Meet the Artists

Sparks Gallery’s newest exhibition, Harmony, is a collection of works which celebrate movement, music, and dance. We asked each artist what the concept “Harmony” means to them, and how their artwork reflected this theme. Read on to find out how music and movement serve as a source of inspiration for these artists. 

Perseverance Panel

Event:

November 27, 2018

Perseverance Panel

For Giving Tuesday, Sparks Gallery will bring a cross-section of voices who represent a multiplicity of experiences together for a panel discussion on the subject of perseverance in San Diego’s arts & culture community. Leaders from unique disciplines will come together to share their insights in a wide ranging conversation. Sparks Gallery owner & curator […]

Lee Sie & Jon Barnes – Here & There “California Works” Artist Talk and Reception

Lee Sie & Jon Barnes – Here & There “California Works” Artist Talk and Reception

Join photographers Lee Sie and Jon Barnes on Friday, November 9, 2018 6-8pm for a discussion about their current exhibition “Here and There.” The exhibition includes images captured along the California coast as well as abroad. Paired together, one can see two distinct visions of the world through each artist’s photographs. Free to attend. No RSVP […]

Sunset Photography Excursion in Coronado

Lee Sie - The Del

Join photographers Lee Sie and Jon Barnes on a guided photography excursion in Coronado on November 17, 2018 from 3:30-5:30pm. Ticket holders will be able to learn photographic techniques and digital camera settings from the experts while enjoying the many photographic opportunities in Coronado: lifeguard tower, rocks, ocean, coastline, sunset, and boats, to name a […]

Gallery Selections 2018 Artist Q&A

We asked our artists from this year’s “Gallery Selections” 2018 exhibition a series of questions regarding their definition of art and style, what drives them, and where they pull their inspiration. Read on to learn about the creative processes of each artist in this exhibition. What does art mean to you? (“Waiting for the Night […]

Gallery Selections 2018: Sonya Sparks – Sparks Gallery

Gallery Selections 2018 features a selection of 6 artists whom we feel are up and coming, and worthy of a second look. On view at Sparks Gallery, with commentary by owner and curator Sonya Sparks.

Richard Becker Sculpting Demonstration

Richard Becker Sculpting Demonstration

Richard Becker will also perform a live sculpting demonstration and will lead a short discussion about his practice. September 27, 6-8pm at Sparks Gallery

Exhibition Review: Richard Becker – “Float” / A Solo Show

Sparks Gallery owner and curator Sonya Sparks joins us for a walk through of Richard Becker’s solo exhibition, “Float“.

Artist Talk: “Craftwork” Artists

Artist Talk: “Craftwork” Artists

Spend an informative evening on August 9, 6-8pm, with artists Valerie Hebert and Brennan Hubbell from our current “Craftwork” exhibition to learn about the techniques and materials that inform their craft.

An Evening with Artist Richard Becker

An Evening with Artist Richard Becker

September 6, 6-8pm: Join us with Richard Becker as he discusses his works on view in his solo show “Float”.