A visual arts non-profit that connects creativity and community through a dynamic ecosystem of arts education, exhibitions, and studios.

2nd Sat Reception: Sat, Aug 8, 2015 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition Dates: Aug 8, 2015 to Sep 5, 2015
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2nd Sat Reception: Sat, Jul 11, 2015 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Exhibition Dates: Jul 1, 2015 to Jul 25, 2015

Our Programs

Studios Program

Our artists receive studio space at below market rates and valuable professional and creative development opportunities in exchange for service in the organization.

Youth Education

We recruit, train, and place artists to teach free art classes in one of our five after-school partner programs.

Adult Education

We offer highly innovative and affordable art classes in a friendly and engaging environment.

Exhibitions & Events

This program provides a platform for innovative artwork in an engaging environment. Our Second Saturday Exhibition Series showcases over 400 artists annually.


Current Exhibition

Introductions 2015
Root Division presents Introductions 2015, the 9th iteration of our annual juried exhibition, showcasing the talent of thirteen emerging artists in the San Francisco Bay Area.