As the presenter of San Diego Design Week, Mingei strengthens its mission by opening its doors (figuratively and literally) to our region’s design community, cultivating a space where one can both inspire and be inspired. Mingei International Museum provides an opportunity for its audiences to engage with craft, folk art and design through its collection and wide-ranging programming. Through its commitment to the community and a revitalized facility, Mingei sparks relevant and stimulating conversations that inspire visitors to imagine and express their own creativity.
Design Week Opening Night
What this is
Exhibitions are public displays of art and design curated by a local gallery, museum, or organization.
When & Where
- Sep 8: 6-8pm | SOLD OUT
Mingei International Museum
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
TagsDesign = Connection, Education, TransformationDiscipline Architecture, Craft, Experience, Interior
Mingei International Museum will open its doors after hours for a special SDDW Opening Night celebration.
Kick off the second annual San Diego Design Week with beverages by Societe Brewing and a special anniversary cake while enjoying the museum’s new outdoor courtyard overlooking the historic Balboa Park and mingling with San Diego Design Week advisors and presenters.
Explore the newly renovated museum by San Diego-based architecture/design firm LUCE et studio and its newly commissioned functional artworks by international artists and designers, and view the Museum’s current exhibitions of folk art, craft, and design featuring over 200 objects from more than 20 countries.
This is a 21+ event. Registration is required as space is limited.
Update: This event is sold out