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Through a glass, darkly Exhibition Run: August 16 – September 6, 2014 Opening Reception: 7-10PM, August 16 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday – Saturday Space 4 Art presents the work of Shana Demassi, Ana Teresa Fernandez, and Erika Ostrander. Using materials as disparate as tar, hair and glass, the presented works deal with sense and immediacy […]


STAY STRANGE presents SEAL OF DISAPPROVAL: DEVIANCY & DELINQUENCY 7PM, July 26 — COMIC-CON WEEKEND! $5 – ALL AGES! Space 4 Art Classroom Stay Strange presents SEAL OF DISAPPROVAL: DEVIANCY & DELINQUENCY. This special art event will  explore the possibilities that superheros are not all that perfect and display unusual idiosyncrasies in their normally flawless […]

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#HackingImprov: A Generative Song Cycle 7PM, Wednesday, July 9 Admission: $10 GET TICKETS: By Blair Robert Nelson, Composer/Performer Featuring Kristopher Apple, Violinist Composer/Performer Blair Robert Nelson explores over a century of audio technology through his generative song cycle. In collaboration with violinist Kristopher Apple, six mainstage performances at Space 4 Art reveal our relationship […]

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Performing Crip Time: Bodies in Deliberate Motion Exhibition Run: June 27-July 19 Opening Reception: 7-10PM, June 27 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday-Saturday Curated by Amanda Cachia This exhibition includes the work of 7 female contemporary artists, who perform their complex embodiment through their vantage point of crip time. How might a disability perspective bring new understandings […]


Composing Dwarfism: Reframing Short Stature in Contemporary Photography Exhibition Run: June 27-July 19 Opening Reception: 7-10PM, June 27 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday-Saturday Curated by Amanda Cachia This exhibition explores the work of two contemporary dwarf photographers, Ricardo Gil and Laura Swanson, who use different conceptual and technical methods in order to re-frame the composition of […]


Dynamic Mixed Media with Leslie Pierce 6-9PM, Sunday, June 8, 15, 22 & 29 $40 for 1 session | $125 for all 4 sessions Supplies NOT included, please click here for supply list. This class is geared towards expanding your creative side by working with combined painting, collage and mark making techniques. project.. Learn   how […]


Edgeland Futurism 5-8PM, June 7 Film Screening: 6PM, June 7 Featuring work by students from University of California San Diego, Autonomous University of Baja California, and High Tech High School.  

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From the Page, Through the Lens: Teen Services Student Art Exhibit Exhibition Run: May 1-31, 2014 Public Opening Reception: 7-10PM, Saturday, May 17, 2014 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday-Saturday Words Alive will present a student arts exhibit based on the American classic The Great Gatsby within its Teen Services Adolescent Book Group (ABG) program. The objective […]

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New Vocables Featuring: AEDWYRRDE LANCSAUBRE AL-HAZRED and KARL BLAU 3PM, Saturday, May 24 $5 – ALL AGES STAY STRANGE presents NEW VOCABLES – Solo vocal experimentation featuring AEDWYRRDE LANCSAUBRE AL-HAZRED and KARL BLAU. Join us for the third installment of this annual series where we explores the human vocal chords as an instrument. In the […]


STAY STRANGE presents PECULIAR PERCUSSION An Experimental DRUM Extravaganza Featuring: NATHAN HUBBARD, BRANDON RELF, M.J. STEVENS and ORGASMATRON 7PM, Saturday April 26 $5.00 – ALL AGES! The drummers have had their say! In response to the San Diego Experimental Guitar Show, Stay Strange has created a new and exciting music series called Peculiar Percussion – An Experimental DRUM […]


Measured Twice Exhibition Run: April 2-10, 2014 Opening Reception: 7-10PM, April 5 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday-Saturday Measured Twice is an exhibit of work from the graduate students at San Diego State University’s Furniture Design and Woodworking Master’s of Fine Arts program.  They produce work which reflects the current and changing state in the field of […]

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No One You Know: Good Work by Artists You’ve Never Heard Of Exhibition Run: March 22-29, 2014 Opening Reception: 5-9PM, March 22 Informal Closing Reception: 6-8PM, March 29 Gallery Hours: 11-4PM, Wednesday-Saturday* Five starving artists from Southern California, all trained in classical realism, branch out into their own creative methods. Show includes painting, sculpture, drawing, […]