Above: Promotional image of Summer Break at the San Diego Museum of Art. From August August 1-10. Courtesy image of San Diego Museum of Art.
Soak up contemporary art, culture, and performances. Pick your date or come every day for Summer Break, the San Diego Museum’s new contemporary art festival, August 1-10.
24 Hours of Summer Break Schedule:
Thursday, August 8
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. | Double Portraits exhibition on view
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Video screenings of Drama Queens and Double Self-Portrait
6:00 - 10:00 p.m. | Culture & Cocktails^
6:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. | Lost in Music, a conceptual DJ-based installation by Dazzla
6:00 p.m. | The Gift Shop, an interactive installation by Farrah Emamai
9:30 p.m. | Musical Performance by Aki Kharmicel
10:00 p.m. | Musical Performance by Egyptian Lover
11:00 p.m. | You’ve never heard it taste so good!, video installation and performance by QQ (Eric Derr and Frankie Martin)
Friday, August 9
12:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. | Things to Make Things to Make Things, an interactive, percussive sculpture by Keenan Hartsen
12:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Video screenings of Drama Queens and Double Self-Portrait
12:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Double Portraits exhibition on view
12:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Games and Tours Booth
1:00 - 6:00 a.m. | Video Lounge Open
1:00 a.m. | Double Portraits exhibition tour
3:00 a.m. | Food and Art Tour
6:30 a.m. | Sunrise Yoga with Amy Pachowicz
7:30 a.m. | Sunrise Yoga with Amy Pachowicz
5:00 p.m. | Museum Closes. Remaining activities occur in the James S. Copley Auditorium
7:00 p.m. | Film screening of The Legend of Cool "Disco" Dan with director Roger Gastman and Filmmaker Joseph Pattisall^
9:00 p.m. | Balboa Break Session with the Rock So Fresh Crew and Super B Beat Boys^
10:15 p.m. | Musical Performance by DJ Kool^
Programs marked with carets require an additional ticket. Visit the calendar listings for Summer Break: Culture & Cocktails and Get Kool to purchase your ticket (price includes the film screening of The Legend of Cool "Disco" Dan, the Balboa Break Session with the Rock So Fresh Crew and Super B Beat Boys, and the musical performance by DJ Kool).
Free after Museum admission unless otherwise noted.