Fostering camaraderie among artists & art lovers
Stimulating interest & participation in the visual arts through education & art programs for all ages
Promoting appreciation of the visual arts through exhibits & special shows at the Adobe Gallery & other venues in the community
Providing financial support to the Adobe Gallery & its programs
Increasing awareness of the life enhancing quality of art by providing opportunities for community involvement in the visual arts
In 1984, A.R.T., Inc. was founded by a group of artists at the Adobe Art Gallery in Castro Valley. The organization promotes art by encouraging artists to meet and exhibit their work. The group offers free art demonstrations, community exhibits, and social events.
A.R.T., Inc. is associated with the Castro Valley Unified School District, which provides access to the Adobe Art Gallery and with Hayward Area Recreation & Park District, which provides access to the Adobe Art Center. A.R.T., Inc. is funded by its members and grants from the Alameda County Arts Commission.
Board of Directors and Chairpersons
Carol Jones Brown
Meetings are open to everyone
Board of Directors meet once a month. Meetings are posted on the Home page calendar.
Adobe Art Center & Gallery
20395 San Miguel Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Due to the pandemic, board meetings are held virtually. If you would like to attend a meeting, please go to "Contact Us" page and we will send you a Zoom invite.
Artwork From Board Members
Storm Wave Watercolor
Ersatz Catz Acrylic 24" x 30" $500
Beautiful Dreamer Acrylic 36" x 24" $400 Unframed
Broad Leaf Cattails Watercolor Available as a giclee print
Harmony Acrylic on canvas 24" x 36"
Boulder Design Watercolor 22" x 28" $280 Matted & Framed
Friends Graphite 11" x 13" $30
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Photography 12" x 18" $45 Unframed
Magic Colors Collage, Paper, Paint 12" x 22" $100
Cuban Bananas Photography 8" x 11" NFS
Delphinium Oil on canvas 24" x 24" NFS
Harlequin Neckpiece Woven Beads 9" x 9" (approx) $175
Acrylic and Ink 18" x 26" NFS