First Friday

Every month – rain or shine! Join us on the first First Friday of 2015 on January 2nd for an evening of Oakland Art Murmur member galleries and mixed-use venues open to the public. Oakland Art Murmur (OAM) began organizing the free, monthly art walk — known as The Art Murmur — in 2006. Today, OAM is an organization of over 40 galleries that produces weekly art walks, guided tours and other exclusive events. Learn more at About Oakland Art Murmur.

Helpful information
  • Member galleries are collectively open from 6-9p
  • For special events & openings, see the list below
  • Oakland Art Murmur Map PDF  / Oakland Art Murmur Google Map
  • Parking, public transportation and gallery hours info available at Visit Oakland Art Murmur
  • The street festival in Uptown — along Telegraph Ave, between Grand-27th —is organized by Oakland First Fridays (a city, CBD, and community volunteer-run partnership). While the street festival may be cancelled due to rain, the galleries shall remain open for First Friday festivities.
  • Not feeling the Friday art walk? Join us any Saturday for our weekly Saturday Stroll art walk

Friday - December 5, 2014

Time Event
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Into The Winters Night @ PHOTO
Located in: uptown.
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Italian Navigator has Landed in the New World @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
Located in: north / west.
All Day
MIAMI | UNTITLED Art Fair | Johansson Projects Booth D06 | Dec 1-7
Located in: .
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
"Animals & Nature" Sculptures & Encaustic @ Creative Framing & Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland.
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
EBB / FLOW @ Pro Arts
Located in: downtown / old oakland.
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"Look Again," John Wood Solo Show @ LuckyLo Art Gallery & Boutique
Located in: jack london.
All Day
A Furious Flurry @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown.
All Day
CORE Debut Solo Show by LOSTBOY @ Betti Ono
Located in: downtown / old oakland.
All Day
Sara Lankutis @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown.
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Art of A Journey by Abba Yahuda @ Oakstop
Located in: downtown / old oakland.
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Holiday 2014 | Vice + Virtue @ Creative Growth Art Center
Located in: uptown.
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
It's Alive! Plasma Sculpture by Ed Kirshner & Paintings by Yvette Buigues @ FLOAT Art Gallery
Located in: jingletown.
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"Look Again," John Wood Solo Show @ LuckyLo Art Gallery & Boutique
Located in: jack london.
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Studios 11 Holiday Group Show @ Studios 11
Located in: jack london.
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Charlie Milgrim: Utility Access @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown.

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Into The Winters Night @ PHOTO
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The Italian Navigator has Landed in the New World @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
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