The Institute of Contemporary Art, San Diego is pleased to present its inaugural gala at its spacious and magical North campus in Encinitas (formerly Lux Art Institute). The entire 6-acre property will be lit up with lights, food, music, and dancing. This event will be held outdoors.

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ICA San Diego / North (Encinitas)

1550 S. El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024


Individual Tickets

Guest: $450 [Dinner and concert]
VIP: $600 [VIP hour with champagne, dinner, and concert]
VIP+: $1,000 [VIP benefits plus limited edition gift designed by artist Gabriel Rico]


Honorary: $4,500 [10 person section of long community table]
Visionary: $6,000 [Honorary benefits + VIP hour with champagne]
Luminary: $10,000 [Visionary benefits + limited edition gift designed by artist Gabriel Rico for each guest]


VIP Reception [5pm - 6pm]

Enjoy delicious delectable surrounded by a video art installation, excellent company, and champagne toast.

Dinner [6pm - 8pm]

An incredible dinner experience with Tijuana-based chef Ruffo Ibarra followed by a live auction with amazing packages and destinations.

Concert [8pm - 10pm]

Listen to the sweet sounds of the Latin Afro Jazz Group!

It is time to celebrate the new ICA San Diego!


For more information or questions on attending or supporting this event, please contact Gaëla Fernández Florin at

Thank you to our ICA Launch Gala Sponsors