Friday, November 29, 1-4pm | FREE | @ Latham Square Plaza
DIY Eco Gift-Making for Plaid Friday
Pro Arts is open on Plaid Friday, November 29th! Come visit us and over 45 other local businesses and vendors open in downtown Oakland.
Special Activities in Latham Square Plaza: Join Pro Arts in Latham Square Plaza for free 'Do It Yourself' gift-making fun and live draw with artists Dana Dart-McLean, Kaya Fortune and Byron Titus, and Rock Paper Scissors Collective.
Tuesday, December 3, 6pm | FREE | @ Pro Arts
East Bay Open Studios 101 Workshop
New to Open Studios? This workshop provides an introduction for first-time East Bay Open Studios participants and those wanting a refresher course. Topics include Preview Exhibition, Directory of East Bay Arts, online gallery, prepping your studio & more.
First Friday, December 6, 6-8pm | FREE | @ Pro Arts
Juried Annual Artists' Reception
The Reception will feature "Kairos Divination Services" performed by Johanna Poethig. Let Oras Ligaya read your fortune! Also, enjoy live performances from Graham Lustig's "The Nutcracker" by the Oakland Ballet Company. 6.30pm and 7.00pm.
Wednesday, December 11, 6:30-8pm | @ Pro Arts
Trademarks 101 for Creative Artists
Workshop by California Lawyers for the Arts with Cyrus Wadia, Esq.
Are you interested how trademark can impact your work as an artists? Join us for this lively and informative workshop. Admission fees range from $10 (CLA & Pro Arts Members in advance) - $25 (at the door, non member). Contact Pro Arts for the member discount code: 510-763-4361
First Friday, January 3, 6.30pm | FREE | @ Pro Arts
Juried Annual Artists' Talk
Join the artists as they discuss their work in the exhibition.
First Fridays / Art Murmur
Gallery open until 9pm
Begin your First Fridays tour of Oakland galleries at Pro Arts. Pick up a map of over thirty participating venues.
Second Fridays / Youth Speaks Open Mic., 5.30pm
Youth Speaks and Pro Arts present a fun open-mic with poetry and dj music for youth under 21. The event is free to the public.
Last Fridays / Bay Area Classical Harmonies Concert Series, 7.30pm
Tickets: $18 General | $15 Seniors | $12 Students & Pro Arts Members.
Series Runs January through October. Tickets for the event are available at the door and online.
Saturday Stroll / Art Murmur
A self-guided tour of Oakland's galleries for art enthusiasts. Tip: Parking in the Clay Street garage behind City Hall is free on Saturdays.