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San Diego River Art Project

Making Connections Through Visual Arts

imageArt awakens the senses, evokes emotions, and fosters new connections.

For a very long time, the San Diego River has been a source of inspriration for artists.


The San Diego River Art Project seeks to encourage new art and artists. With the advancement of the River Center at Grant Park, there will be new opportunities to advance the vision of the river bringing together a community around art.

The San Diego River Park Foundation has worked for many years to develop new community mural projects.

These projects are designed and led by a professional community muralists who teaches, guides and assists volunteers to partner on these beautiful projects! We have completed several murals along the San Diego River Trail with the help of volunteers and groups!



  • Youth Art as part of the Cool River Programs
  • Support for Partner Art Organizations and Projects
  • Self-Guided Tour (Western 9) - future
  • Art shows and Exhibits
  • Art Projects


INTERESTED ARTISTS - You are invited!

Working alongside the San Diego River Art Project is the San Diego River Artists’ Alliance, a group of visual and 3D artists, writers and musicians producing work related to the river to support the SDRPF vision. The Artists' Alliance is in its initial formation, and you are invited to join in.


To learn more, please contact organizing artists Jodie Hulden ( or Louise Russell (



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