Art Council Members and Friends at "The Big Pour," SDSU School of Art And Design
Kerry Nelson and Joyce Gattas with Art Council Student Scholarship award winners at the Athenaeum, May 11, 2012
2012 Chicago Art Escape
Art Council Board meeting with artist John Rogers at R.B. Stevenson Gallery in La Jolla
"Decay Theory" by Pat Clark, SDSU Art Council 1st Place, 2012 Student Award Exhibition
"Wishful Thinking" by Mary Vaerst May, SDSU Art Council Honorable Mention, 2012 Student Award Exhibition
"Whirligig" by Aren Skalman, SDSU Art Council Honorable Mention, 2012 Student Award Exhibition
Maruyama’s exhibition “The Tag Project” is on view at the University Art Gallery
December 5th art escape to the Meridian and the Children's Museum
Ceramics Professor Richard Burkett, 2011 Art Council Faculty Development Grant Recipient
Ceramics Professor and Art Council 2011 Faculty Grant recipient Joanne Hayakawa
San Diego State University Art Council

Supporting the School of Art and Design
College of Professional Studies & Fine Arts

Photo of paint brushes

The SDSU Art Council is an all-volunteer, community organization dedicated to supporting the School of Art and Design at San Diego State University. Membership funds support:

  • Student Scholarships and Awards
  • Student and Faculty Exhibitions
  • Faculty Development Grants
  • Visiting Artist Lectures, Workshops and Exhibitions
  • Artists, Programs and Exhibitions at the University and Downtown Galleries

Our Vision

To be a philanthropic partner that serves as a bridge between the SDSU School of Art and Design and the community.

Our Mission

To achieve sustainable funding for the support and appreciation of the work of the School of Art and Design.

Guiding Principle

It is our belief that the arts are essential for a healthy and vibrant community.





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  1. Download the membership application form or call Kim K. Wright at 619.594.1213 to join using your Visa or MasterCard.
  2. Join online by filling out our online form.