Up Now // Marlon Mullen at Adams And Ollman Portland January 8-30, 2016


As the gallery explains, “Mullen’s vision prioritizes images and information in a vivid and personal way…

AAOE #45: I Like Art, Selected By David Schwartz

About the exhibition Sara Malpass’ “I like art.” It’s a simple phrase encompassing a lifestyle. Choosing pieces for this show was no easy task, but the final pieces chosen either made me say, “whoa”, “this is awesome” or “ha, ha, ha, ha” (in a very monotonous and robotic way). The featured pieces incorporate different styles […]

Holiday Movie Magic on December 12, 3:00 – 5:00 PM

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Join American Documentary/POV and NIAD Art Center for a little “Holiday Movie Magic” with a free screening of Sam Cullman and Jennifer Grausman’s “Art And Craft.”

On View // Shana Harper At Yali’s Cafe In Stanley Hall, UC Berkeley and Peter Harris At Yali’s Cafe On Oxford Street


Yes, we’re delighted to announce the latest solo exhibitions of Shana Harper and Peter Harris! If you’re in the East Bay, or planning to be, you should definitely visit the shows.

On View // Deck The Walls Through December 23

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You know we make amazing work at the Art Center. So, we are packing the gallery full of drawing from most of our artists. All work in Deck The Walls is only $40. Yep. $40.

Coming Soon // Crochet Jam. Make Something Amazing. Together. Today, November 21 from 12:30 – 3:00 PM

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NIAD Art Center and social-practice artist Ramekon O’Arwisters invite you to make something. Something amazing. So, we’re having a Crochet Jam.

On View // Adventure!, Organized By Scott MacLeod Through October 30


Who doesn’t like a good adventure? When Oakland-based artist Scott MacLeod agreed to curate a NIAD gallery show, he immediately thought of the theme “Adventure!”

On View // “We Can Do It!” NIAD Art Center at The Hurwich Library, Alliant University in San Francisco Through October 22

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As part of a continuing celebration of the 25th anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act, works from 15 NIAD artists are featured in “We Can Do It!” — a group exhibition through a unique partnership between Alliant International University and NIAD Art Center.