GO SEE SOME ART

Image: Thomas Struth, Louvre 1, Paris 1989
List compiled by CSU East Bay Art Historian Jessica Santone (thank you!).


Current / Upcoming Photography Exhibitions

Haines Gallery
Johnn Chiara
Lands End
Opening Reception November 2nd
On view through December 23rd

Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument
Sept 27 - Dec 17, 2017
BAMPFA
http://bampfa.org/

Walker Evans
Sept 30 - Feb 4, 2018
SFMOMA
Field Trip: Oct 7th, 10am
Optional for all EXCEPT ART-165


Resistors: 50 Years of Social Movement Photography in the Bay Area
Reva and David Logan Gallery of Documentary Photography, North Gate Hall
Graduate School of Journalism at UC Berkeley

Sept 5 - Dec 22, 2017


Oakland / East Bay

Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
2155 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704

Saint Mary’s College Museum of Art
https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/saint-marys-college-museum-of-art/
1928 Saint Mary's College Rd, Moraga, CA 94556

Gray Loft Gallery
http://www.grayloftgallery.com
2889 Ford Street, Oakland, CA 94601

Betti Ono
https://bettiono.com
1427 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.com
480 23rd Street, Oakland, California 94612

Oakland Museum of California: Art Gallery
http://museumca.org/
1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607

 

 

Royal NoneSuch Gallery
http://www.royalnonesuchgallery.com/
4231 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609

Classic Cars West
http://www.classiccarswest.com
411 26th Street, Oakland, CA 94612

Johansson Projects
http://johanssonprojects.com/
2300 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612

Richmond Art Center
http://richmondartcenter.org
2540 Barrett Avenue, Richmond, CA 94804

Pro Arts
https://proartsgallery.org
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612

Athen B.Gallery
http://www.athenbgallery.com
1525 Webster, Oakland, CA 94612

Vessel Gallery
http://www.vessel-gallery.com
471 25th Street, Oakland, CA 94612

 


San Francisco

Anglim Gilbert Gallery/ Media Gallery
http://anglimgilbertgallery.com
1275 Minnesota St, San Francisco, CA 94107

San Francisco Arts Education Project
http://www.sfartsed.org
1275 Minnesota St, San Francisco, CA 94107

Minnesota Street Project
http://minnesotastreetproject.com/
1275 Minnesota Street, San Francisco, CA 94107

Catharine Clark Gallery
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
248 Utah Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Rena Bransten Gallery
http://www.renabranstengallery.com/
1275 Minnesota St #210, San Francisco, CA 94107

Hosfelt Gallery
http://www.hosfeltgallery.com/
260 Utah Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

SFMOMA
http://sfmoma.org
151 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
http://www.ybca.org/
701 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Galeria de la Raza
http://www.galeriadelaraza.org
2857 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Haines Gallery
http://www.hainesgallery.com
49 Geary Street, 5th fl., San Francisco, CA 94108

Creativity Explored
http://www.creativityexplored.org/
3245 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

SFAC Galleries
http://www.sfartscommission.org/gallery/
401 Van Ness Ave (War Memorial Bldg), San Francisco, CA 94102

Museum of the African Diaspora
http://www.moadsf.org
685 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Kadist Art Foundation
http://www.kadist-sf.org/
2401 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts
http://www.wattis.org/
360 Kansas Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Museum of Craft and Design
http://sfmcd.org
2569 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107

The Mexican Museum
http://mexicanmuseum.org
Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd, Bldg D, San Francisco, CA 94123

de Young Museum
http://deyoung.famsf.org
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118

Asian Art Museum
http://www.asianart.org
200 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Incline Gallery
https://inclinegallerysf.com
766 Valencia St. (sidegate), San Francisco, CA 94110

Contemporary Jewish Museum
https://www.thecjm.org
736 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Ever Gold [Projects]
http://evergoldprojects.com
1275 Minnesota St, San Francisco, CA 94107

Southern Exposure
http://www.soex.org
3030 20th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Root Division
https://www.rootdivision.org
1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA  94103

FraenkelLAB
https://fraenkelgallery.com/fraenkellab
1632 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Hosfelt Gallery
http://www.hosfeltgallery.com/
260 Utah Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

SOMARTS
http://www.somarts.org
934 Brannan St., San Francisco, CA 94103


Free Admission:

Most galleries are free, but check their website to confirm.

Museum free days:
DeYoung Museum- first Tuesdays
Asian Art Museum - first Sundays
Oakland Museum of California - first Sundays
Legion of Honor - first Tuesdays
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts - first Tuesdays
BAMPFA - first Thursdays

Bank of America also has a free museum program if you have an account with them. 

Library Passes: http://discoverandgo.org/
Discover & Go is a nationally recognized museum pass program developed by Contra Costa County Library that provides California library cardholders with free and discounted tickets to local museums and cultural institutions.

 

 

 

Peninsula / South Bay

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
http://www.sjica.org/
560 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113

San Jose Museum of Art
http://sjmusart.org
110 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Anderson Collection, Stanford University
http://anderson.stanford.edu
314 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

Other Links / Info:

Oakland Art Murmur's website has a great map of Oakland locations but keep in mind that they are not just open on Fridays. 
https://oaklandartmurmur.org/firstfriday/

Art Practical is currently the most comprehensive website of Bay Area art events, most of which are free. 
http://www.artpractical.com/events/