#ArtExpo SD July 24-26



ArtExpo is a curated selection of emerging artists and DIY- creatives who create hand-made objects, original artwork, silkscreens and collectibles. Taking place July 24-26, ArtExpo is created by the students at Media Design School of Digital Arts at New School of Architecture + Design taking place during Comic-Con and Gam3rCon at Wonder Bread Factory, 121 14th Street, San Diego. Free to the public. Search, promote and share #ArtExpoSD

Curated by Mark Murphy, Murphy Design, San Diego

Thursday, July 24
Hours = 4pm – 9pm
VIP Party = Sign Up on FB

Friday, July 25
Hours = 10am – 9pm
Opening Party 6pm – 9pm

Saturday, July 26
Hours = 10am – 6pm

ArtExpo Class Description at the Media Design School of Digital Arts

Experience a real-world, multidisciplinary, studio class that will concept and produce the first annual ArtExpo to be shared with an international audience visiting San Diego during Comic-Con 2014. Each class member is part of an elite team responsible for a 3-day ArtExpo featuring concept development, space design, exhibit design, traffic-flow, graphics, marketing and public relation components essential for resume building. Search #ArtExpoSD

Mark Murphy, Curator

Mark Murphy, curator of ArtExpo, has curated 13 major art exhibitions during Comic-Con over the past 12 years and continues to celebrate the Narrative Arts. The spirit of community is always at the heart of Mark Murphy’s exhibits while unifying the public with the creative community.

Mark Murphy is also the owner of Murphy Design, a San Diego based graphic design firm that specializes in branding, packaging and book design. Mark has worked with Cartoon Network, Clint Eastwood, Brandon Boyd, Green Day, Hanna-Barbera and hundreds of artists from around the world.

#ArtExpoSD is a student-powered class at the new Media Design School of Digital Arts, New School of Architecture + Design: “One part class, one part internship and many parts passionate exchange, students work hard to discover great artists, sponsors and participants. They achieve hands-on experience while creating original graphics to promote the event.”

Media Design School of Digital Arts

Media Design School of Digital Arts is located in the heart of cosmopolitan San Diego, and located at the Wonderbread Factory — an incubator of creative leadership centered around digital arts programs featuring motion graphics, game, and graphic design. The Media Design School is the author of ArtExpo, a multi-disciplinary studio class in charge of planning, promoting and hosting an annual alternative art fair event. Media Design School at NSAD offers a dynamic curriculum linked with exceptional global opportunities through the Laureate International Network.