Opening Night Celebration
5:00 – 9:00 pm
Pro Arts Gallery
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza: Artists Live Here temporary site-specific projects.
Participating Artists: Keith DeNatale, Kelsey Leib, Renetta Sitoy, Alyssa Lempesis, Victor Mavedzenge, Listings Project, Liz Harvey, malocculsion, Finishing School, Ann Schnake from MobileInTent, The Writer’s Tent.
Pro Arts Gallery: Stacian’s Chessica performance | custom cocktails by jr. tiki. (Robyn Carliss)| Bay Area music on the PA | Digital Preview of Pro Arts Open Studios 2016 Artists | Home Group Exhibition
& Glamorgeddon Limo Lectures, a participatory project curated by artist Johanna Poethig, involving one pink Hummer limousine and four performative lectures, given by Violet Juno, John Jotas Leanos, Helen Klonaris and Patricia Powell, and L.M. Bogad, while riding through the streets of Oakland.
Pro Arts Open Studios is supported by the City of Oakland and the Cultural Funding Program. Major funding for Artists Live Here, Satellite Exhibitions and Pro Arts Open Studios 2016 related special events is provided by California Arts Council.
Generous support for Pro Arts Open Studios 2016 and related public programs is provided by Flax Art & Design, East Bay Express, Norco Printing, Madison Park, Mazzarello Media & Arts, Trumer Pils, and Oakland School for the Arts.
Our Pro Arts Open Studios 2016 Partners include: American Steel, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, DAF Services, Downtown Oakland and Lake Merritt/Uptown Community Benefit Districts, Jack London Square, Lagunitas Brewing Company, Oakland Art Murmur, stARTup Art Fair, and The Go Game.