SF OPen Studios Exhibition 

October 21 - November 21, 2021


We are thrilled to be returning this year with our annual SFOS Exhibition at the SOMArts Cultural Center! From October 21 through November 21, 2021, we invite you to experience the creative vibrancy and power of the San Francisco Bay Area! Featuring over 400 works of art by local artists, the SFOS exhibition honors the artists responsible for our region's unique artistic landscape that attracts admirers from all over the world.

Our expansive exhibition celebrates the abundant creativity of the region and is accompanied by a variety of festivities; including an opening party, art salons, and more as allowed by continued minimized COVID-restrictions.


View photos of the 2018 SFOS Exhibition HERE.


Thursday, October 21, 2021, 6-9PM

Join us in celebrating the radiant creativity of the San Francisco Bay Area and the local artists who make our region one-of-a-kind. This festive evening will reconnect you with creativity and culture! Details to come as we continue to monitor develpments around the pandemic.

View photos of the 2019 ArtLaunch event HERE.

Art Salons

October 21 - November 21, 2021 | TBC

Enjoy a deeper dive into the work and creative process of select SF Open Studio artists as they speak about their work within the SFOS Exhibition space. Our Art Salons are artful conversations hosted by local art luminaries. Check back soon for a full schedule of Salon events.


The SF Open Studios Exhibition is supported by the SOMArts Cultural Center’s Affordable Space Program, which provides subsidized, large-scale affordable space and technical assistance to nonprofits. SOMArts receives support from the San Francisco Arts Commission’s Community Arts and Education Program with funding from Grants for the Arts/The Hotel Tax Fund. The mission of SOMArts is to promote and nurture art on the community level and foster an appreciation of and respect for all cultures. To find out about SOMArts classes, events and exhibitions, please visit www.somarts.org.