Jon Jaylo and Contemporary Encaustics at the Center Museum


Two incredible art exhibits are opening Friday, September 23rd at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Jon Jaylo: All These Answers That May Never Come Our Way will run in conjunction with the Heated Exchange: Contemporary Encaustics exhibition. Please visit for tickets and information. Guests may also pay at the door.

Jon Jaylo: All These Answers That May Never Come Our Way
Gallery 1 | Saturday, September 23 – Sunday, November 13, 2016

Distinction Gallery, in collaboration with the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, is excited to present Filipino artist Jon Jaylo’s solo exhibition entitled “All These Answers That May Never Come Our Way.” This exhibit will showcase 11 new paintings and several drawings Jaylo created specifically for this exhibition. Jon Jaylo’s art has received global acclaim for his contemporary surrealist style.

Jaylo’s artworks play around a parallel dream world in where everything is floating surreal and dancing in a contained universe inspired by poetry… Read More

The Opening Reception will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016 from 5:30-7:30 (free for CCAE members) and 7:30-9:30pm ($10 for general public) in Gallery One at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Jaylo will be in attendance to meet, greet, and answer questions for guests. Light refreshments and drinks will be served.

For more information visit or call (760) 707-2770.


Jon Jaylo “A Conversation with Yesterday”

Heated Exchange: Contemporary Encaustics
Gallery 2 | Saturday, September 23 – Sunday, November 13, 2016

No longer entombed with the mummies, the ancient art of encaustic (hot wax) resonates in contemporary culture. The multi-dimensional surface, luminous color, and ethereal image layering unique to this once obsolete medium is now recognized both for its exquisite beauty and incredible versatility.

Also featuring work by local artists Angela Koenig, Josie Rodriguez, and Jiela Rufeh.


Museum Hours:
Thursday – Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Ticket Prices:
General Admission: $8
Student and Senior: $5
Center Members, Military and children 12 years and under FREE

About The California Center for the Arts, Escondido:
With a mission of bringing people together to discover, create and celebrate both the visual and performing arts, The Center is the cultural center of North San Diego County. The Center’s unique campus includes a 1,523-seat concert hall, a 404-seat theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a full-service conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events, such as the Jazz Jam Sessions, Holiday Tree Lighting, Día de los Muertos, Independence Day, and First Wednesdays performances.

The Center is located at 340 N. Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253. Tickets can also be purchased online. To learn more, including performance dates, times and ticket information, visit