Each year, ArtSpan presents each year the SF Open Studios, the country's oldest and largest event of its kind.


What is it all about ? Art for sure!


Emerging and established local artists (almost 800) participate in this art event. During a month, every weekend, they open their studios for free and show their artwork.


A great opportunity to get to know local artists and eventually purchase works often at affordable prices.


Basically, it is such a great and creative way to canvas the city and its neighborhoods.



Each week end has its own neighborhoods...


Week-end 1: October 17 & 18, 2015.

Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios

Week end 1 artists.

Hunters Point Shipyard

Galvez Ave & Horne Ave 

Islais Creek Studios
1 Rankin Street



Week-end 2: October 24 & 25, 2015

Fort Mason, Marina, Pacific Heights, Russian Hill, North Beach, Hayes Valley, NOPA, Western Addition, Haight, Buena Vista, Richmond, The Presidio, Sunset, West Portal, Oceanview

Week end 2 artists.



Week-end 3: October 31 & November 1st, 2015

SOMA, Tenderloin, MIDMA, Downtown, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch, Bayview, Portola, Excelsior,  Park

Week end 3 artists.


Make a stop at the Arc Gallery and Studios. Discover among other works the photographs by Greta et Manu Schnetzler. We love the Island series.



Opening on October 30, 2015 from 6 to 9pm. Arc Gallery and Studios preview.


Week-end 4: November 7 & 8, 2015

Grand finale in... Mission, Castro, Bernal Heights, Noe Valley, Upper Market, Glen Park

Week end 4 artists.




SFOS HUB Exhibitions offer permanent or temporary exhibits with local artists and you will find at there the SF Open Studios guide for the different week ends.


Among them, in the Sunset, on Irving, we love Three Fish Studios and their bears in love with California by Annie Galvin


To check all SFOS HUB EXHIBITIONS participants, click here.