Art Kala 2023 Exhibition and Auction Benefit
Thursday, March 30 - Saturday, May 13, 2023

Kala Art Institute and Honorary Chair Jules Roman, Co-founder of Tippett Studio, VFX and animation company in Berkeley invite you to join us for Art Kala 2023, an exhibition, auction, and benefit to support Kala's artistic, cultural, and educational programs. 

Celebrating Kala's 49th year, Art Kala 2023 brings together Kala's creative community and features the inventive and meaningful art being made right here in the Bay Area. We are thrilled this year to celebrate Pantea Karimi, Gregory Rick, and Jos Sances as the 2023 honored artists.

March 30 - May 13, 2023

Preview Party - Thursday, March 30, 6-9pm
Join us for a free, family friendly kick off party in the Kala gallery to celebrate participating artists and supporters and get the bidding started.

Closing Party w/ live auction and short program - Saturday, May 13, 6-9pm
Purchase a Patron Membership for $300 and receive two tickets to the closing party with food, drinks, music, live and silent auction, and a short program honoring Pantea Karimi, Gregory Rick, and Jos Sances. Purchase a single VIP ticket for $150 and receive one ticket to the closing party and a limited edition Pavel Acevedo print.

Become a sponsor, renew your Patron membership and/or purchase tickets below!

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Kala Gallery

2990 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA, USA

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Wareham Development/Richard K. Robbins


Arts Advocate

DHR Investment Counsel LTD



European Sleep Works

Carol & Tom Foster

Barbra Kuecker & Bruce Helmberger

Mechanics Bank

Richard Nagler & Sheila Sosnow



The Green Cities Company

Meyer Sound

Oliver & Company

Jane & Richard Springwater



Alternative Technologies

Ashby Lumber

Sophie Hahn

Harper & Armstrong, LLP

Archana Horsting

Kava Massih Architects

Keene Builders, Inc.

LPC Real Estate Corp

Minuteman Press

NIAD Art Center

Noll & Tam Architects

Red Oak Realty/Ruth Goldstone

Jules Roman

Amrita Singhal & Michael Tubach