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Kite Soaring Above Sutro
Amei Papitto
18 x 18
Jennifer Kolkhorst
Watercolor   25 x 30    $550
First Place
Alameda Cty. Law Library Show
Art Education in Oakland
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We support The Crucible

The Crucible is a nonprofit arts-education organization that fosters a collaboration of arts, industry, and community. Through training in the fine and industrial arts, The Crucible promotes creative expression, reuse of materials, and innovative design, while serving as an accessible arts venue for the general public in the Bay Area.

shows and activities
Current Shows
Law Library - Open Category
1/4/2020 - 3/6/2020
Upcoming Shows
See below for entry forms.  Specific requirements for upcoming shows are covered in the latest newsletter.
Alameda County Admin Show
2/21/2020 - 8/6/2020
John Muir Hospital Show
2/29/2020 - 4/10/2020
Law Library Photo Show
4/3/2020 - 5/1/2020
Rockridge Library Smartphone
   Photo Show
5/1/2020 - 6/1/2020
Rockridge Library Show
6/1/2020 - 6/30/2020
Law Library Abstract Show
7/1/2020 - 9/1/2020
First Federal Savings Show
9/4/2020 - 10/30/2020
Oakland City Hall Show
Nov - Dec 2020
Law Library Open Category
11/1/2020 - 1/3/2021
Watch this space!  The schedule for 2020 shows will be updated periodically.
who we are
OAA is a non-profit group  of artists, photographers, and art supporters in California's Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.  We encourage artistic endeavor in our community, support public-school art education, and arrange show venues for our members' artworks.
We have about 10 juried shows each year where all members are invited to show original work in an array of community venues.  Look at our latest newsletter.
It's easy to join OAA--select "membership application" below to learn more.

The Oakland Art Association is part of a vibrant art community in the Bay Area.  We support each other and, together, offer a full range of activities and participation levels to our members.  Here's a partial list of other organizations offering opportunities to practice art and support artistic endeavor:


The Girl with Red Hair

Tina Nelson

Hand Stitched Wool on Linen

25 x 30      $420



Alameda Cty. Law Library Show



Hey Hay


Gale Holt


9.5 x 11.5



Orinda Library Show









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Look at images from prior OAA shows
OAA members may enter our shows.  Here are show entry forms: