ArtSpan Youth Open Studios Program
ArtSpan’s Youth Open Studios program provides mentorship and exhibition opportunities for young artists to thrive alongside professional artists as participants in the city-wide SF Open Studios event.
Kids & Art will have a special weekend Youth Open studios at Hunters Point Shipyard, in building 101, in the second floor Gallery, October 14th, 12-4 pm. This show will also be open to the public, Sunday, October 15th, 12-4 pm.
Address: Hunters Point Art Studios, Horn Avenue, San Francisco, CA, United States
Kids & Art will be also be showing this Open Studios season, at the main SOMarts gallery space, ongoing October 12- November 12. http://www.somarts.org/about/visit/
ArtSpan believes in the power of art to enrich lives. For 20-plus years we’ve championed an inclusive art experience and provided diverse audiences with an authentic connection to local art and artists. We support emerging and established artists who contribute to San Francisco’s inimitable creative energy, while bolstering the next generation of artists and encouraging the public to engage in preserving and furthering our vibrant art community.
A Giving Tuesday ExtraVaGanza
SAVE THE DATE
NOV 28 - CAMBRIA GALLERY, 6:30 - 9:30PM
Tuesday November 28 6:30-8:30pm, Cambria Gallery, SF
Cambria Gallery, the gorgeous marble showroom in SOMA, has invited The Kids & Art Foundation to throw a fabulous GivingTuesday Extravaganza. Power pose in front of incredible marble backdrops, while sketch artists draw you a custom portrait and photographers capture your best angles. Codame will be in the house with a 3D scanning booth, so you can create gifs galore to that they can print into awesome figurines at your leisure. We’ll keep your cup full throughout the night and servers will be milling around with food. Win some extravagant raffle prizes, from Ashley Chloe, Powis VR, Annaborgia Ethical Couture and much more. Join us on GivingTuesday for a night of looking good, while giving back.
Contact Valerie Greene, Events Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kids & Art Foundation Exhibition at San Francisco Airport Terminal 1 Jan to March 2018
IMPROV-ing Lives Comedy Night! A Benefit for the Kids & Art Foundation
Saturday Oct 14, 2017. Hillsdale High School Little Theater, 3115 Del Monte St, San Mateo CA, 94403.
IMPROV-ing Lives is a fast-paced improv show that will have you laughing ’till you cry! Similar to “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” the cast of Made Up Theater plays a series of improvised games and scenes based on audience suggestions. It’s a fun, interactive, and hilarious evening for the whole family! Hosted by Joe, Davina, Ezra, Gabriel and Evette Moussa.
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT OMCA
Oct 6. Oakland Museum of California. Kids & Art will be at Marketplace@OMCA.
Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA with Off the Grid food trucks, music, and more! Join OMCA every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market, with the best in Bay Area curbside cuisine from gourmet food trucks, local beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages at the Blue Oak beer garden, live music, and dance lessons. Get creative at family-friendly drop-in workshops, dance to live music and local DJs, and enjoy special guest performers and events. http://museumca.org/friday-nights-omca
Kidrageous Super Fun Run
In Partnership with
Oct 1st 9am to 12pm.
Youth Art Exhibition San Francisco Women Artists Gallery July 4 to 28
The San Francisco Women Artists (SFWA), one of the oldest nonprofit art institutions in California, has played an active role in the city’s arts community since 1887. The SFWA gallery is located in the vibrant Inner Sunset district of San Francisco. SFWA kindly invited Kids & Art to exhibit artwork alongside its juried show during the month of July on one of its salon walls. Members and visitors enjoyed the children’s art and learning more about the Kids & Art Foundation. All proceeds from our art sales went to Kids & Art Foundation.
Youth Art Exhibition San Mateo Public Library May 1 to June 30
Kids & Art Foundation is pleased to announce it's Youth Art Exhibition at the San Mateo Public Library. On display are wonderful works of art created by pediatric cancer patients (2 years to 26 years), their siblings, and carecircle.
The art on display was created at workshops held at creative venues like Pixar, Google, Sanchez Art Center, Pacific Art Guild, and more.
San Mateo Public Library: Saturday, June 17 in the Cedar Room. From: 2:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.
Drinks, dessert, and beautiful art to talk about. We hope to see you there. Please do RSVP so we know what to expect. Walk ins are welcome too.
We will create cards for Father's Day. So come with dads to view this art and make it a special family experience!
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"ART ATTACKS CANCER" - ART FAIR & FUNDRAISER
Kids and Art teamed up with Art Attack SF to present art that that evoked feelings of strength, confidence, resistance, resilience, or hope through various media. 50% of the proceeds from art sales were donated to The Kids & Art Foundation to provide materials and stipends for volunteer artists.
June 5, 2016 PARTY & RECEPTION
Kids and Art marked the end of the 2015-16 season with Colors of Healing, a collaborative art project at the Sanchez Art Center in Pacifica located at 220 Linda Mar Blvd # B, featuring works created by local studio artists throughout the Bay Area and children from families touched by cancer. Evening and daytime receptions celebrated the exhibition and the end of the season.
Kids & Art hosted it's first art auction in 2009 at Bonhams & Butterfields, as a benefit for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. In December 2010, we hosted a Holiday Art Walk on B Street in San Mateo Downtown. In 2012, we hosted our art auction at Gallery 4n5 in San Francisco. September 19, 2015 we celebrated childhood cancer awareness month with our Cirque De La Vie auction soiree.
JUNE 1, 2014, ARTISTS GROUP EXHIBITION
We started off the summer months with a grand celebration. On Sunday June 1, 2014, we held a special art exhibition benefit showcasing 18 Kids & Art artists with 26 pieces of artwork varying in mediums from digital illustration to acrylic to 3D sculptures! Hosted at the lovely Gallerie CITI in Burlingame (Thank you Andra!).