Events

Interview: Acceptance to the de Young Open

Live Stream Virtual Art Talk on 2nd Friday, August 14th 2020 at 7:30PM Interview by Victor Mavedzenge Two Oakland artists share their thoughts about acceptance into the de Young Open, a juried community art exhibition of artists who live in the nine Bay Area counties. Victor asks questions about the submission process and the artwork…

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WORKSHOP “Bag Deco in the Studio :: After the Art Fair Activity”

BAG DECO IN THE STUDIO :: After the Art Fair Activity Did you miss out on decorating your official Alameda Art Fair carry bag at the fair? Was there just too much fun going on and not enough time? Or maybe you missed an opportunity to purchase the bag at the fair but you still…

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Blank Page Open Studio and My Official Studio-Warming Celebration

Come check out my open studio art event on Sunday, June 9th, 2019 from 2pm-6pm at Blank Page Studio! This is also my new studio warming party – so please come help me celebrate my new art work space!! Bring the family! We’ll have a fun craft table for all to participate in & to be creative. We will have some light bites & drinks, a lounge area, and…

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Go Figure Draw! Live Nude Model Sketch Sessions

Join us for our new 3-hour figure drawing session! This is a 3 hour, self-guided, no pressure workshop for adults of all skill levels to practice translating the human form! The human figure is important for every artist to practice because observing and interpreting the shape of the human body trains us to see almost…

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Dive Bar Doodles: A Sketch Meetup (NO LONGER OFFERED)

THIS EVENT IS NO LONGER ACTIVE & WILL NOT BE OFFERED AFTER MARCH 2019 Dive Bar Doodles, Sketch Sessions, and music art … Every 1st & 3rd Monday night I get my drawing practice in .. come out & sit with me at the Legionnaire Saloon and work on your own images! You can sketch…

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Roofless 2nd Friday Group Art Show

The Red Door invites you to the 2nd Friday Art Walk in Alameda! Stop by to support and see local artists doing what they love. You may even find some $5 off coupons floating around Friday, May 11th, 2018 FREE 2309 Encinal Ave, Alameda, CA 94501 7pm-11pm Featured Artists: Mariah Daviesson Katia Goa Emily Kontelis Yolanda…

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Pancakes & Booze Oakland 2018

Pancakes & Booze Oakland 2018 Oaklands’s Premier Underground Art Show featuring: • 60+ Emerging Artists • Live Body Painting • Live Music • Live Art • Free Pancake Bar • 21+ ONLY Facebook Event Page Oakland Metro Operahouse 8pm-2am Purchase Tickets Now –  $13 Line Jumper tickets –  $10 General Admission (cash only at the…

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Barfly – A Group Art Show

BARFLY: A Group Art Show Finally, an art show all about booze! Join us … March 2nd, 1st Friday for our opening reception. This show will be held the evening of Alameda’s very first Whiskey Stroll! Facebook Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/events/1523877281064772 March 9th, 2nd Friday for our encore reception. This show will be held the evening of…

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Oda A La Muerte – A Printmaking Exhibition

  “Oda a la Muerte” is a group printmaking exhibition focused on the celebration of Dia de Los Muertos. The exhibition is a dialogue between Mexican and US artists, exploring the significance of death from their own cultural and personal perspectives. The exhibition will showcase over twenty artists, accomplished and emergent, from both sides of…

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11th Annual Oakland Indie Awards (2017)

    At this uniquely-Oakland party, local businesses and artists are the rockstars. It’s a night when people of all ages, cultures, faiths, and genders come together to cheer on those who make our local economy thrive. Come show your Oakland love! Live music, free eats, local wine & beer, and an Indie Marketplace featuring local…

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Interview with BRUSH Podcast 6/2019

BRUSH Podcast made their first broadcasted recording with myself, Yolanda Cotton Turner, & my studio-mate, Damon Powell. “BRUSH is honored to introduce Yolanda Cotton Turner, The Printmaker & Damon Powell, an artist & theologian, in their journey of creative manifestations, deep dives into their processes and reflection to motivation and empowering their craft. Most importantly, their driven words to…

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