Fine Art Gallery 1861 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA94707 Located in the back end of the Oaks Theatre, on the little alley off of Solano Avenue, the Fine Art Gallery is an art…More space open on select monthly occasions. The facility is operated by neighboring Art Thou Graphics on Solano Avenue and features art works by local painters and artisans.
Capoeira Arts Foundation 1901 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 The mission of the Capoeira Arts Foundation is to preserve, promote and enrich Capoeira, a Brazilian art form that…More combines elements of martial arts, sports and music. The organization's online store sells related merchandise like promotional bumper stickers, books, CDs, apparel and handcrafted musical instruments. The Capoeira Arts Foundation is located in West Berkeley, one block north of University Avenue.
Sticky Art Lab 1682 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94703 Sticky Art Lab, located in central Berkeley, is a family and children's art "laboratory" that offers art classes,…More programs and workshops. Families and children can drop into classes for just $8 a person. Family lab time offers families a chance to paint, create arts and crafts projects, make jewelry, comic strips and more. The art lab also hosts birthday party packages.
Solano Fine Arts Gallery 1654 Solano Ave, Albany, CA94707 Located at the rear of the Solano Boardwalk among a collection of businesses located on the corner of Solano and Ventura…More Avenues, the Solano Fine Arts Gallery focuses exclusively on Japanese art and crafts. Its collection includes Japanese wood prints, ceramics, dolls, paintings and art books. You can view some of the pieces on the Web site by using the link provided.
Aaron Brothers Art & Framing 2450 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Aaron Brothers Art & Framing is a large chain specializing in framing and art supplies. Everything you need for…More framing is here, from experts to help you pick the right frame to free-standing frames for sale on the huge sale floor. Scrapbook and art supplies are available here, in addition to picture frames.
Kala Art Institute 1060 Heinz Ave, Berkeley, CA94710 Kala Art Institute offers traditional art classes as well as residency programs and fellowships that allow artists with…More fewer resources to continue to develop their art. It also hosts an artists-in-schools program where public school students throughout Alameda County get to work with artists at the institute in a variety of disciplines.
UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive 2626 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94704 Founded in 1963, the University of California Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive is one of the largest…More university art museums in the country, with more than 16,000 pieces of art and 14,000 films in its collection. The art museum has an impressive collection of abstract expressionist, Ming and Qing Chinese, and miniature Mughal Indian paintings as well as works by old masters, Baroque art and early 20th-century photography. The Pacific Film Archive contains the largest collection of Japanese films outside Japan as well as Soviet cinema and West Coast avant-garde works. BAM / PFA offers discounts for students, seniors and disabled persons.
UC Berkeley - History of Art Department 416 Doe Library # 602, Berkeley, CA94720 Cal's art history department is generally considered among the top five in America, and is especially strong in the…More classical, Asian, Baroque and early modern fields. The program is rigorous, and many graduates go on to law or business school. It confers bachelor's and doctoral degrees, but does not admit students seeking a terminal master's degree. It's headquartered in Doe Library, where it maintains an Art History/Classics Library primarily for graduate students and staff. Other resources include the University Art Museum and Hearst Museum of Anthropology; the latter houses much of Cal's non-Western art. There is a separate Department of Art Practice for studio artists.
Subterranean Art House 2179 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This is a great place to take classes in dance, painting, film and other kinds of art. The school hosts many exhibits…More which are always fun.
Mallory Dental Arts 1201 Colusa Ave, Berkeley, CA94707 Mallory Dental Arts is a dental laboratory. It fabricates fillings and implants, including porcelain veneers. The…More laboratory is owned and operated by Richard Mallory.
River of Words' Young At Art Gallery 2547 8th St, Berkeley, CA94710 A unique type of nonprofit, River of Words is dedicated to training those who work with children to incorporate a love…More of nature and a love of art into their work. This art gallery on Eighth Street in Berkeley showcases childrens' environmentally themed art from around the world in support of the nonprofit. Visitors are welcomed, but River suggests you call ahead to confirm they will be open before you come.
Curtis H. Arima 2547 8th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Curtis H. Arima creates sculpture, jewelry and metal paintings shown at his Eighth Street studio. He is an instructor at…More various art schools and appears in multiple art publications. Many of his pieces transform standard pieces of furniture into original works of art, while retaining their function and form.
Eric Powell Arts 770 Camelia St, Berkeley, CA94710 Eric Powell creates small- and large-scale steel and bronze sculptures that may be seen around the corner at the Shibumi…More Gallery or by appointment at Eric Powell Arts, his personal studio. Powell specializes in creating public art, tables and gates, and is available for private commissions.
Deborah Harris 2547 8th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Deborah Harris teaches at the Sawtooth School, an art school that teaches fundamental principles of art as well as art…More history and appreciation. She also makes her own woodblock prints and paintings that are on display at her studio, in galleries around Berkeley and online.
Utrecht Art Supplies 1909 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Utrecht Art Supplies has merchandise such as paintbrushes, modeling clay, printmaking supplies, art boards and…More drafting equipment. It also has studio furniture and lighting to help you set up a personal space, and easels that you can rest your paintings on. It has many green products, including water-mixable oil paint and eco-friendly paper. It even holds free art classes and demos on the first Sunday of each month at 3 p.m. inside the store.
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94720 Located in the Bancroft Library, the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life houses a diverse collection of art, music,…More objects and historical documents about Jews in the American west and global diaspora. Containing more than 15,000 artifacts, the museum has one of the most comprehensive Jewish collections in a university setting and is open to the public.
Art House Gallery and Cultural Center 2905 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Art House Gallery and Cultural Center is an arts space. The gallery hosts a variety of exhibits, performances and…More special events throughout the year. Visit the website for information about upcoming events.