Artists Open Studios Events -
East Bay California Art Artists Galleries


Pro Arts Open Studios - During the first two weekends on June, June 4-5 and June 11-12, 2016 and throughout the year by appointment, East Bay Open Studios connects the public with over 400 artists in 14 cities in the East Bay. Since 1979, this event remains the largest art event in the region and draws an annual audience over 50,000!

Annual Events:

The Spring Marin Artists Open Studios Tour:

May 6 & 7 - 13 & 14Weekend 1:  Artist studios open in West and North Marin: Stinson Beach, Bolinas, Olema, Inverness, Pt. Reyes, Marshall, San Geronimo, Woodacre, Fairfax, San Anselmo, Northern San Rafael (Terra Linda) and Novato

May 6 & 7 - 13 & 14  Weekend 2: Artist studios open in South and Central Marin: Sausalito, Tiburon, Belvedere, Mill Valley, Corte Madera, Larkspur, Greenbrae, Kentfield, Ross and Downtown San Rafael

For more information visit the Marin Artists Open Studios website for detail.

    - ICB Artists Open Studios - On  September 2, 3, 4, -  2017.- This location has added a open studios event on the Labor Day Annual Holiday Weekend.

The Sausalito ICB Building hosts its Winter Open Studios event is held in December  2016 [ 12-1_Preview - 12-2 & 12-3.] You can view some of the fine art works of these artists by visiting Sausalito Artists Open Studios and or ICBBuilding. For more information visit the Sausalito Artists Open Studios website for updated details.

These annual Artists Open Studios Events, have been a Sausalito tradition for 40 + years.

Sausalito is well known to be an "Art Mecca" in the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California.
This is an opportunity to meet the artists in their studios and to view their works of art. More than 80 to 100 artists studios will be open to the public.

These events afford the visitors
no better place to find exceptional art works i.e. Sculptures, Paintings, Prints, Fabric Artists, Photography, Unique crafts and Special Gifts, while also enjoying the savings that are offered when you buy directly from the artists.

The ICB Location is nestled close to the San Francisco Bay, toward the North end of Sausalito, (see map) this landmark historic building is steeped in the area's ship building roots, and rekindled by the creative juices of a vibrant community of artists. (Please explore our
Tenant Directory for a complete list.)

Plan on spending the day in Sausalito
visiting the picturesque, Mediterranean ambiance and its waterfront venues and stunning views.
The view from Sausalito to San Francisco is one of most popular viewing vistas and photographed points of interest in Northern California. Your days end will be well served by enjoying the areas fine cuisine.

Think of a day in Sausalito as a mini Holiday ... in the Bay Area. Then mark your calendar for the  Spring event in early may.

We invite you to visit the following "
webpage  to learn about its many resources along with enjoying a video tour of the City.

Industrial Center Building - 480 Gate Five Road -
Sausalito, Ca. 94965 -

Annual Event

Schoonmaker Building Annual Open Studios Events
Spring Event: Dates
TBA 2016
Winter Event:
Dates TBA 2016

The Schoonmaker Building is located near the The Bay Model Visitor Center this community of local artists is home base for a multitude of professional artists working in a wide variety of artistic genres and media; photography, portrait painting, landscape painting, video, watercolor, contemporary images, conceptual forms and more. It has fostered Sausalito's historic art scene for over twenty five years.

San Rafael Spring & Winter Open Studios

Annual Event

Art Works Downtown Open Studios

Spring Event: Dates

May 6 & 7 - 13 & 14 - 2017
Winter Event: Dates: TBA 2017

Fridays 5–8 pm - Saturdays Noon–6pm


- Each Spring and December AWD celebrates the holiday season with great art and good cheer at our annual Open Studios event. Find one-of-a-kind gifts and mingle with more than 40 artists in their own work environments, including painting, photography, sculpture, digital art, printmaking, ceramics, jewelry, and mixed media.

San Anselmo Winter Open Studios - 2017

Annual Event
San Anselmo Artists Open Studios

Spring Event: Dates Spring Event:
6 & 7 - 13 & 14 - 2017

Winter Event: Dates TBA - 2017

The San Anselmo Art Studios were established twenty-five year ago at the old Isabel Cook Elementary School. The building was constructed in 1927 as the Red Hill School, then re-named in 1949 for a beloved principal. The school closed in 1975.
A wide range of mediums- oil, watercolor, pastel, printmaking,  photography, mixed media and sculpture- are represented as well as a wide range of subject matter and styles.

Kathleen Lipinski - Steve Emery Winter Open Studios: TBA
Open Studio on Saturday & Sunday, Dates TBA  11am- 5pm, at 38 San Francisco Blvd., San Anselmo, for more info: call (415) 453-3648, or visit their website at

Novato Monthly  Open Studios

Novato Arts Center Organization

Spring Event: Dates Spring Event:
May 6 & 7 - 13 & 14 - 2017

The Artists of the Novato Arts Center present First Sunday Open Studios
first Sunday of every month ,when resident artists welcome visitors into their studios,
from 11am to 4pm.
Housing over forty working artists in three buildings, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, a museum store, and art classrooms, the Novato Arts Center at Hamilton Field has become a locus of the visual arts in the San Francisco
Bay Area