2016 NEWS

View our latest shows…
Shows are typically free, all ages.

View the latest Call For Art

Dynamic Painting Duo
Dynamic Painting Duo in Alameda Magazine
Since their arrival in 2012, the couple has embraced the Alameda art scene by winning awards and opening a gallery.

By Michael Singman-Aste

Downtown Alameda
2nd Fridays in Alameda/Jingletown
Straight From The Street
Studio 23 Supports Local Art

Best Indie Gallery

Alameda Sun: 2nd Fridays
All about 2nd Fridays

Downtown and Entertainment Guide

Alameda Sun: 2016 Summer Art Fair
Alameda Gets Artsy

Webster Street
The West End has always lent itself, quite naturally, to Arts & Entertainment…

PowerBox Contest
Artists Selected to Transform Alameda Utility Boxes…


Every last Saturday of the month we meet at Studio 23 for our 2 hour  figure drawing session.  All levels welcome!

Arrive – Setup: 6:30PM 
Session Begins: 7PM sharp!
Breaks: TBA (Periodic breaks in between for the model TBA)
Clean Up: 9-930PM

$15 Per Person.  Must be pre-paid online to ensure there is room for everyone.

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2017 Call For Art: ATTN #eastbay #bayarea #oakland #sanfrancisco #berkeley #alameda

Thanks for your interest in showing at Studio 23!

Before submitting to a show please review the submission guidelines.

Here is a list of our upcoming 2017 shows.

1. January:  A Look Back On “2016”

Theme: Work inspired by or at the 2016 Artwork Challenge, Studio 23, work created in 2016 or specifically at the Studio.

Submission Deadline: Dec 15th

2. February:  Eat Your Heart Out

Theme: We strongly recommend thinking outside of “hearts”.  However, that does not mean work with hearts won’t be accepted.  We just want to see creative ideas.

Submission Deadline January 15th

3. June: 2017 Alameda Summer Art Fair and Studio 23’s 100 UNDER $100

Theme: Inside all work in gallery will be priced at under $100

Outdoor: Vendor booths available. More info TBA

Submission Deadline: May 1st

4. October:  Black Light Art Show & Night Market

Theme: Inside all artwork will be UV reactive

Outdoor: Booth spaces available

Submission Deadline: September 10th

5. December: TBA

Theme: TBA

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October: Black Light Art Show
Extended deadline: Sept 30th
Theme: All work must be uv reactive

December: Displacement
Theme: Displacement, gentrification



Call For Art:
100 Under 100

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New Monthly Meetups for 2016!
2016 Artwork Challenge

Upcoming Show
100 Under 100 & Alameda Summer Art Fair 2016

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JULY 2016

Alameda Summer Art Fair
More Info Coming soon

Over 30 Artists Booths
Come see over 40 local Alameda and Bay Area artists at this free outdoor event!

Outdoor Art Festival
Mingle with local emerging and established artists creating unique art work during the fair! See live painting, sketching, sculpting and illustration. The festival will take place in the lot of Studio 23 Gallery at 2309 Encinal Ave between Park Street and Oak in Alameda

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Rough 2016 Schedule:
May: Call for Art: 100 Under 100
JUNE 10th: 100 Under 100
JULY: Summer Art Fair & 100 Under 100
AUGUST: Call for Art: Art For Animals & Black Light Art Show
SEPT 9th: Art For Animals
OCT 14th: Black Light Art Show
NOV: Call for Art:
DEC 9th & 16th: 2016 Artwork Challenge Show
(See details:

Rough 2017 Schedule:
JAN: Call for Art: Space-Time Continuum Event Horizon
FEB 10: Eat Your Heart Out
FEB: Call for Art: Space-Time Continuum Event Horizon
MAR: Call for Art: Space-Time Continuum Event Horizon
APRIL: Space-Time Continuum Event Horizon
May: Call for Art: 100 Under 100
JUNE 9th: 100 Under 100
JULY: Summer Art Fair & 100 Under 100
AUGUST: Call for Art: Art For Animals & Black Light Art Show
SEPT 8th: Art For Animals
OCT 13th: Black Light Art Show
NOV: Call for Art:
DEC 8th & 15th: 2017 Artwork Challenge Show

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