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Art | Kala 2017


Kala Art Institute invites you to join us for Art | Kala 2017 an exhibition, auction and gala benefit to support Kala’s artistic, cultural, and educational programs.

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Mary Austin, co-founder of San Francisco Center for the Book and Brewster Kahle, Founder and Digital Librarian of the Internet Archive – one of the largest libraries in the world, will host the auction as Honorary Chairs. Art | Kala 2017 opens with a two-week exhibition featuring inventive, contemporary art made here and now in the Bay Area. It culminates the night of Saturday, April 22 with a lively Gala Auction of all the work on view.

Art | Kala 2017 features artworks by over 100 talented artists, and unique art-related items, local treasures, and experiences offered through both live and silent auctions. We are thrilled to honor beloved Kala artists and educators, Miriam Klein Stahl & Lena Wolff and Barbara Foster & Jack Stone as the 2017 recipients of Kala Master Artists Award.

Preview Party: Thursday, April 6, 6-9 pm, free admission
Exhibition: April 6 – April 22, 2016, free admission
Gala Auction: Saturday, April 22, 6-7pm (VIP cocktails), 7-10 pm (General admission)


Gallery Location: 2990 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, CA 94702
Phone: 510-841-7000
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12-5pm; Saturday, 12-4:30pm