Silicon Valley Open Studios

Connecting artists to art enthusiasts

Preview Exhibits

Photo of Saratoga preview exhibit

Get an early look at a sample of the artwork of Silicon Valley Open Studios artists!

Plan your tour. From the many representative pieces of art on display, select your favorites and plan to visit those artists during the open studios event.

Remember, you don't need reservations or an invitation. Just show up during open studios hours and walk in.



Preview Exhibit at the Art Ark Gallery

Photo of Art Ark Gallery

Join us at San Jose's charming Art Ark Gallery during March for a preview of some of the great art that you will see on this year's Silicon Valley Open Studios tour.

About the Exhibition:

Visit the Art Ark Gallery to view sample works of more than 30 artists who will participate in Silicon Valley Open Studios during the first three weekend in May. Each artist is displaying several pieces of original art so you will be able to see more than 400 pieces of great art.

The participating artists are innovative and emerging on the scene with fresh new ideas and wonderful new works to share. The Preview Exhibitis an opportunity to see some of their diverse and creative art and meet some of the most active and talented artists under one roof from Silicon Valley Open Studios 2016 at the Art Ark Gallery. You can see samples of some of the outstanding artwork being presented at the 2016 edition of Silicon Valley Open Studios and you can begin planning the ones you wish to visit during the May event.

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Silicon Valley studio and we've assembled a collection of some of the best bay area artists to present their finest artwork.

Opening Reception

Catherdal Photograph
Catherdal by Ted Reynolds

Join Us for the Opening Reception on Friday, March 4th 6-9 pm

Here's a great chance to meet these artists personally and discuss their work and techniques.

Location: Art Ark Gallery, 1035 S. 6th St. San Jose, CA 95112

Get a map here

Closing reception:

We will also have a closing reception on Friday, April 1st 6-9pm

There are only 0 days until registration opens for Silicon Valley Open Studios.

You don't need a ticket - it's Free!

Get to know the artists. They want you to ask questions about their art.

Join Us for 2017

Add your name to our list so you will be notified when registration opens and get information about events such as our Summer Pot Luck Picnic and Art Swap and the "Meet 'n Greet" meetings this fall to learn about Silicon Valley Open Studios.

Add Your Name to Our List

Enter your e-mail to add your name to our list. We use this list to tell you about coming art events that we sponsor or places where you can view the artwork of Silicon Valley Open Studios artists. You will be able to select either the "Artist" or the "Art Lovers" list. If you're new to the area or want to learn more about Silicon Valley Open Studios, then be sure to add your name so we can send you current information about events.