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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”.

Degas Dinner

Degas Dinner

To celebrate Sparks Gallery’s upcoming 4 Year Anniversary, our next dinner party will observe the body in motion through art, music, and performances throughout the evening, and will be inspired by the famous French painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917). During this exclusive event interspersed with contemporary ballet performances by the San Diego Ballet Company dancers, we will […]

Gallery Selections “Chapter Two” Reception

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August 25, 2018

Gallery Selections “Chapter Two” Reception

In celebration of Chapter Two of our 2018 Gallery Selections Exhibition, Sparks Gallery will host an evening of artistic creation on Saturday, August 25th from 6pm – 9pm. Live painting and a fresh look at new works from each of our six featured artists are all part of the evening’s festivities. Join us to explore […]

Gloria Muriel Live Painting & “Beyond the Eyes” Closing Reception

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June 3, 2018

Gloria Muriel Live Painting & “Beyond the Eyes” Closing Reception

Guests are welcome to join Gloria Muriel on June 2, 1-4pm as she demonstrates her technique in a live painting session on the closing weekend of her solo exhibition, “Beyond the Eyes” at Sparks Gallery. Free to attend. No RSVP required. Parking: Parking is most available at the Park It On Market parking structure at […]