SPECIAL EVENTS

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
ART SAN DIEGO 2012: OPENING NIGHT

COLLECTORS CLUB FIRST PREVIEW
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Invitation Only
Join the Collectors Club

VIP OPENING NIGHT
7:00 – 9:00 pm
$75 or by Invitation / +21 Event

One of San Diego’s best attended cultural events. The 2012 edition will feature over 50 local and international exhibitors. Be the first to preview and purchase works. Hosted beverages and hors d’ouevres catered by Giuseppe’s Fine Catering and beverages hosted by St. Petersburg Vodka, Beck’s Art Bottles, Cayman Jack Ultra-Premium Margarita, and fine wines by St. Helena Road and IDG Wines. Benefiting the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
OPEN FAIR DAY I

VISION CHINA:
WELCOME RECEPTION

5:00 – 7:00 pm

Admission included with
Art Fair Ticket
THE DANCING GARDEN:
THE PGK DANCE PROJECT

7:00 – 7:30 pm / FRONT PATIO

Admission included with
Art Fair Ticket
MEDIUM FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY
GENERAL RECEPTION

7:00 – 9:00 pm / W HOTEL SAN DIEGO

Admission included with
Art Fair Ticket

The Medium Festival of Photography features three days of programming including the Present Tense Lecture Series, Eye to Eye portfolio reviews, artist demonstrations, outdoor exhibitions, and a pop-up shop of unique photographic objects and books.


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
OPEN FAIR DAY II

THE VAULT:
CONTEMPORARY ART & FINE WINE

5:00 – 7:00 pm / +21 Event

Featured wines will include: Ceago Vinegarden | Clear Lake, CA; Wrath Winery | Monterey, CA; Torre Castillo | Jumilla, Spain; Textbook | Napa Valley, CA; The Forager | Sonoma, CA; Domaine Guillemarine | Pomerols, France; Alondra-Skylark | Sonoma, CA; Raventós i Blanc, Cava | Catalonia, Spain; California Fruit Wine | San Diego, CA; IDG Wines | San Diego, CA; St. Helena Road | Napa Valley, CA; J Pilar | Jamul, CA; Gabrielle Winery | Napa Valley, CA

THE DANCING GARDEN:
THE PGK DANCE PROJECT

7:00 – 7:30 pm / FRONT PATIO

Admission included with
Art Fair Ticket
ART SAN DIEGO AFTER-PARTY
PRESENTED BY PARDON MY FRENCH

7:00 pm – 1:00 am / W HOTEL SAN DIEGO

$10 or by Invitation
Please RSVP Here

Pardon My French is providing free transportation from the Art Fair (Balboa Park) to the W Hotel for their guests from 7:00 pm – 1:00 am. Please RSVP on our website for this service so we will be adequately prepared.



SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
OPEN FAIR DAY III

FUSION:
CONTEMPORARY ART & FASHION

12:00 – 1:00 pm / FRONT PATIO

Admission included with
Art Fair Ticket

This will be the 1st and only exclusive sneak preview of the 17 designers collections from Fashion Week San Diego™. Each designer will bring a favorite piece from the runway collection to be informally modeled to the patrons of ART SAN DIEGO during this Sunday’s brunch.