About Free Oakland UP

  • 2809 MacArthur Blvd (east) Map
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  • Thursday to Sunday, 12-4pm

Free Oakland UP is a multi-purpose art space offering art resources and household items for free. Free Art Gallery: offers monthly solo or group exhibitions featuring experimental, interactive projects focused ...


Title: Artist-in-Residence Expo, Winter 2019
Dates: Mar 10th - Apr 27th
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free Oakland UP artist residencies allow community members to transform waste into ART!  The theme for Winter 2019 is BOXES.

Do boxes become time capsules? Folksy shadow boxes? Tiny wunderkammers from imaginary worlds? Come see how Free Oakland UP artists and customers have transformed generic boxes into funky art.

Show starts Sunday, March 10 — coinciding with our monthly Plant Sale Fundraiser.  On display thru April, 2019.