Product Porch Now Open Downtown

Product Porch, a unique pop-up store, is now open at 1001 Kettner Blvd. This six-month retail experiment serves as a destination for new design and creative retail in San Diego. A collaboration between MCASD and successful design retailers Brooks Hudson Thomas and Blaire Dessent, Product Porch will offer accessories, functional objects, and furniture made by a new generation of creative talents from all over the world. More...

Ai Weiwei Protest Ends

Thank you, San Diego art community, for your incredible support. The 24-hour Sit-in has ended, but the protest continues. Visit to sign the petition calling for Ai Weiwei's release.

MCASD Kicks Off 24-Hour Protest

Artists, students, journalists, Museum staff, and others participate in 24-hour sit-in to support Ai Weiwei.

MCASD Celebrates International Museum Day

Today only MCASD is offering 20% off Dual/Family, Contributor, and Patron level memberships. Stop by the front desk at either location or purchase online with promo code MUSEUM DAY.

Sitting in Solidarity for Ai Weiwei

On Thursday, May 19, MCASD will stage a 24-hour protest in support of detained Chinese artist Ai Weiwei.

Collectors Acquire New Works for MCASD

On Wednesday, May 11, MCASD’s International Collectors and Contemporary Collectors voted to purchase new works by Ai Weiwei, Helen Pashgian, and Sam Gilliam for the Museum's collection.

Free Admission for Military and their Families!

MCASD announces free admission year-round for all military personnel and their immediate families.

MCASD Calls for the Release of Ai Weiwei

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has been detained since April 3, 2011. Add your voice to the chorus of supporters urging his release by signing this online petition. More...

MCASD and Writerz Blok

See how MCASD, Writerz Blok, and Westfield Horton Plaza are bringing art to the public space with a large-scale public mural!

TNT: Sensory Overload at MCASD Downtown

TNT returns on March 10 with a celebration of the senses. See the three recently opened solo exhibitions and enjoy artists talks, live music, food and activities aimed to satisfy the senses.