Join campus arts organizations, departments, and arts student organizations for the 3rd annual Celebrate the Arts Day. Learn more about arts on campus, enjoy free ice cream, and listen to a performance by SF-based band The Seshen.

CELEBRATE THE ARTS DAY
with THE SESHEN

Thurs | Sept 27 from 4–9 pm

Since their formation in 2012, the Quatuor Van Kuijk has quickly established an international reputation, playing concerts in Europe, Australia, the U.S., and Asia, and receiving accolades at the Trondheim International Chamber Competition and the Aix-en-Provence Festival Academy.

quatuor van kuijk

Fri | Oct 5 at 8 pm

The morning after the 2016 presidential election, singer-songwriter Gabriel Kahane took a two-week train trip across the United States. The result is this hymn to the analog intimacy of American rail culture as antidote to the fragmentation and efficiency of modern life.

gabriel kahane

Wed | Oct 10 at 8 pm

Raised from the fires of (now infamous) Ferguson, Missouri, Keyon Harrold has developed a reputation as one of the world’s most sought-after, emotionally electric young trumpeters on the scene.

keyon harrold

Fri | Oct 12 at 8 pm

One of this generation’s emerging voices on the alto saxophone, Braxton Cook is also a talented vocalist and songwriter, whose sound blends soul, R&B, and jazz.

braxton cook

Fri | Oct 19 at 8 pm

Maria de Barros
Msaki and the Golden Circle
Habib Koité & Bassekou Kouyate
Mokoomba

global music

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Programs

Student Events

Fun for students of all ages.

K-12 Students

You are never too early to start engaging with the arts.

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UC San Diego Students

UC San Diego students have incredible access to world-class artists and creativity. Events such as Master Classes, Innovator-In-Residence, UCSD Student Tickets, Internships.

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Community

Engage with creative experiences that extend past the performance.

arttalk

ArtTalks

Moderated by Molly Clark and Rebecca Webb, ArtTalks are chats with artists that offer the opportunity to learn the unexpected stories behind a work’s creation.

community

Bites & Beverages

Zanzibar at The Loft, offers constantly changing menu selections as well as adventurous wine and beer options to keep you comfortably satiated.

ArtPower at UC San Diego presents performing arts that engage, energize, and transform the diverse cultural life of the university and San Diego.

Through vibrant, challenging, multi-disciplinary performances, ArtPower seeks to develop more empathetic students and community members who are better prepared to engage in the world around them through their participation in high-energy artistic, educational, and engagement programs that broaden thinking and awareness, deepen understanding, and encourage new dialogues across UC San Diego and the community.

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Donor Benefits

ArtPower Donors receive fabulous benefits such as VIP reserved parking, Receptions with Artists and Private House Concerts!

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