Figment San Diego has been cancelled for the 2018 season, but will return in 2019. Please bookmark this page to keep updated about the 2019 date. 

To learn more about bringing your art to FIGMENT San Diego, visit our project FAQ page. Our call for artists' submissions will open soon. 

FIGMENT is a forum for the creation and display of participatory and interactive art by emerging artists across disciplines. FIGMENT began in July 2007 as a free, one-day participatory arts event on Governor's Island in New York Harbor with over 2,600 participants. Since then, FIGMENT has grown significantly each year in number of projects, duration, participants, volunteers, fundraising capability, exhibitions, locations, overall level of commitment and participation, and public support.

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Artists, Curators & Volunteer Meet and Greet

Calling all artists, curators, volunteers and tricksters to learn more about how to participate in FIGMENT San Diego 2018. Sunday, November 26 at 1 PM - 4 PM at Iron Fist Brewing in Barrio Logan. 

Join us for Figment San Diego 2017

Figment San Diego 2017 is on! Our event this year will be held on May 13, 2017, at Chicano Park, from 10 am to 6 pm.  Figment is a free, all ages participatory arts event. Figment is now a global event, taking place in multiple cities, including San Diego, after its initial start in NYC in 2007 on Governor's Island. Our event this year is on May 13th, and will take place at Chicano Park in Barrio Logan, an historic site with a rich history of building community through art all on its own.  Figment seeks to bring participatory...

Join Us For FIGMENT San Diego 2015!

Join Us For Figment San Diego 2015!! Saturday, June 27th, 2015 • Chicano Park10:00 am to 6:00 pm Founded in 2007 on New York City’s Governors Island, what began as a few thousand enthusiasts enjoying a handful of participatory art projects on a sunny July afternoon has ballooned into a multi-day, multi-city event that drew over 30,000 participants in NYC, Boston, Jackson, MS and Detroit in 2011. In 2015, FIGMENT seeks to continue its mission to offer free, inclusive and participatory art to entire communities, removing the barriers of museum and gallery walls and entrance fees and blurring the lines...