Not sure which artists studios to visit or simply want to streamline your Open Studios experience? Make CAC's Preview Exhibit your first stop! Check out examples of the amazing talent participating in Open Studios Art Tour and pick up your Guidebook with studio map for $10. Let the adventure begin!
CAC invites the public into local artists’ studios, providing not only a glimpse into the working process of the community’s talent, but also a chance to meet the people that make Chico an Art Community. Guidebooks with maps are available at our front desk and at local art galleries.
You can buy a guidebook at: Art Etc, 122 W. 3rd Street; Chico Paper, 4th & Broadway; Ellis Art, 122 Broadway; Sally Dimas, 493 East Ave.; Made in Chico, W. 3rd St.; 9th Avenue Gallery, 180-1 9th Ave; Broken Color Gallery, 1360 Montgomery St., Oroville.
Look for prospectus and entry forms below in the list of exhibits.
Honor ancestors and loved ones at this lively exhibit of alters, artwork, poetry and music. Offer flowers, photos, little sculptures or sweets on the community altar. “Ofrendas” are built this time of year to entice those who have passed to the other side back for a visit. Make papel picados at our activity table. All are welcome to contribute to the richness of our multicultural society.
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The Chico Art Center rents space in the gallery to artists to exhibit their works for sale during the Holiday Season. Artists control how their works are displayed within their space, it is a way to “Set Up Shop” for the holidays.