Often, culture and art intertwine especially in such a diverse city like Oakland. Over 100 languages are spoken in Oakland, and these are the arts that keep the heritage of those groups alive and well.
From Downtown to Jingletown and even inside OAK airport, Oakland is home to well over 50 art galleries. No matter your aesthetic preference we have a gallery to fit your taste, get ready to be inspired!
Music and theater have been a part of Oakland’s history since the city was incorporated in 1852. Musical performances are just as prominent as plays so whichever you prefer there’s a show in Oakland you’ll enjoy.
The streets of Oakland are filled with more than 1,000 murals making the city itself a museum. Artists come from all over the world to fill our enormous canvases, here's a short list of some of Oakland’s memorable...