San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 41st Anniversary of SF Open Studios - the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, featuring 800 artists. Artists at Hunters Point Shipyard & Islais Creek Studios open their studio doors to welcome in the art-interested public during this FREE event. It's an unrivaled opportunity for art patrons, collectors, and admirers to connect one-on-one with artists, get a glimpse of the working artist's life, and to find their next true art love.
Visit artists during Weekend 1 (of 4) on October 15 & 16, 11am to 6pm at Hunters Point Shipyard & Islais Creek Studios.
Visit the SF Open Studios Exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, SF to preview over 400 artworks from SF Open Studios Artists. Open Friday, October 7 through Sunday, November 6. Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday, noon-7pm / Saturday, 11am-5pm / Sunday, 11am-3pm
Pick up your free SF Open Studios Guide magazine to plan your studio route. Available at the SF Open Studios Exhibition (934 Brannan, SF), Blick Art Materials (979 Market, SF), and hundreds of cafes, bookstores, and shops near you. Guides include images of artworks, studio locations, contact information, a city-wide map, and articles about art.
Learn more at https://www.artspan.org/events-programs/visit-sf-open-studios
Don't miss the other weekends - check out our NEW SF Open Studios Schedule:
WEEKEND 2: October 22 & 23, 11am to 6pm
Fort Mason, Marina, Pacific Heights, Russian Hill, North Beach, Downtown, Tenderloin, MIDMA, SOMA, Western Addition, NOPA, Hayes Valley, Lower Haight, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch, Bayview
WEEKEND 3: October 29 & 30, 11am to 6pm
Presidio, Richmond, Upper Haight, Buena Vista, Cole Valley, Sunset, Ocean View, West Portal, Portola, Excelsior, Balboa Park
WEEKEND 4: November 5 & 6, 11am to 6pm
Mission, Castro, Bernal Heights, Noe Valley, Upper Market, Glen Park
Presented by ArtSpan