Art Opportunities



 _________________________________________________________________________________ONLINE LECTURES, WORKSHOPS, LESSON PLANS, MUSEUM TOURS, PODCASTS, MORE:



The Broad: Online offerings here
Infinite Drone series, Up Close Curator Talks, Interplay: Poetry and Art series, 

Family Workshops at Home

The Getty: Read about it here and then scroll down for the online video tour.
Last Minute Michelangelo. Tour of the exhibition Michelangelo "Mind of the Master".

Just before the doors closed at the Getty Center, the Getty recorded a tour for the community.


LACMA: Online offerings Here

Watch: Short Films, exhibition walkthroughs, and documentaries

Learn: Online courses, lectures and teaching resources

Listen: Curated audio soundtracks, compositions, and live recordings
Read: Articles, interviews, and exhibition catalogues

Browse: artworks from LACMA permanent collection

Oceanside Museum of Art: Online offerings here

Live Stream and Archives: OMA Lectures, Virtual, guided art museum tours, art auction, and more opportunities updated regularly

Norton Simon: 87 Online Offerings here

Podcasts, Lectures, Performances, Tours and more

San Diego Museum of Art Masterpiece MinuteOnline offerings here
New weekly one-minute Podcasts every Friday at 10 am.

Lectures, Talks and performances, Virtual Art Alive, Recommended Reading

San Diego Museum of Art Museum-generated lesson plans: Online offerings here

European Art. Still Life. Art of East Asia. Visualizing Music. Rhythms in Color-form Vibrations. Exploration of Abstraction. Garden of Activities. 

Outside So Cal Region

Musée D'Orsay: Online offerings here

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: Online tours here

NASA Online moon tour, telescope, lab tours here


National Gallery London: Online Exhibits here


National Gallery of Art Smithsonian: Online offerings Here

Explore the Collection Download open source of 51,000 artworks

Guided meditations: Artful Moments for Frontline Workers

Mindful Looking, Virtual Tours: Degas at the Opera. Virtual Tours: Raphael and his Circle
Virtual Tours: True to Nature  open-air painting in the 18th and 19th century. Audio and Visual
Family Interactives

Hirshorn Smithsonian Tours Here 

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam: Online offerings here

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum: Online Immersive Tours here

Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam: Online offerings here

Vatican Museum Online Exhibits here


More Online Tools:

Art Prof: free, online educational online art courses, online critiques: Art Prof

Useful tool for figure studies: Posemaniacs

Online Art GalleryWikiGallery

Royaly Free Images: Unsplash



The Fallbrook Art Association: monthly shows. Downtown Fallbrook, 127 N. Main Ave.

The Oceanside Museum of Art: Plein Air Paint Out:

First Sundays 9-12. Each non-instructed event is held at a different location. Follow OMA @oceansidemuseum on Instagram and Facebook for location & event updates.

OMA Alliance and NCSFA members free of charge.

The Oceanside Museum of Art: Coffee and Conversation: 

First Sundays 12:00-2:00. 704 Pier View Way Oceanside.

Casual mingling and networking over drinks and snacks for artists to informed about the North County/greater San Diego arts community, arts organizations, and other resources. No reservations necessary.

OMA Alliance and NCSFA members free of charge.

Second Chance Brewery: Art show opportunities:

Email a request with your name, contact information and photo samples of your work to display to: Virginia E. Morrison Esq., 15378 Avenue of Science #222, San Diego, CA Website

Ramona Art Guild: Ramona Library Quarterly Juried Show
Must be Ramona or Julian residents. Website

NCSFA Membership: Renew or join now: your NCSFA membership until May 31, 2021. Your membership helps support the local arts with NCSFA's wide variety of programs, including this website. New membership or renewal

Fallbrook Art Center: 103 S. Main, Fallbrook. Exhibit Opportunities

La Jolla Art Association: La Jolla Community Center, 6811 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla. 

LJAA Info and Exhibit Opportunities 

City of Encinitas Arts: 56 exhibit opportunities in three civic galleries:

Civic Center, Encinitas Library, Encinitas Community Center. Deadline to Apply: January through September 15 for the upcoming calendar year. Exhibit lengths are 6-8 weeks. No gallery commission. Your exhibit is promoted via the Encinitas Arts & Events Calendar and e-Newsletter sent to16,500 subscribers. Onlne PDF application, email up to 10 JPG high res. images.
Artists and Application

Access Arts' Art Deadline: exhibition opportunities:

local and national juried artist competitions, grants, call for submissions, art jobs, art festivals, residencies, fellowships. 

City of San Marcos Gallery: San Marcos Community Center exhibit opportunities:

3 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, 92069. Info and Application

San Diego Watercolor Society:
2825 Dewey Rd, Suite 105, Building 202, San Diego. Website