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