Chico Area Art Venues and Galleries

1078 Gallery
738 W. Fifth Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 343-1973
Gallery showcasing local and regional artists.
One white-walled room, 25' deep x 15' wide with windowed front.

Atlas Clayworks
2515 Zanella Way, Suite 6, Chico, CA
Telephone: 894-6711.

131 Broadway, Chico, CA
Telephone: 891-1383
California Italian restaurant that displays the work of local artists.
Wall space about 50' x 70'.

Avenue 9 Gallery

180 E. 5th Avenue, Chico, CA

Bell Memorial Union Art Gallery
3rd Floor BMU
400 West 1st Street Chico, CA 95929-0763
phone: 530.898.6414
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The Black Crow

Cafe Max
101 Salem, Chico, CA
Telephone: 345-6655
Coffee shop that is always full of artwork, mostly by students.
One room with a wall about 20' long.

Chico City Hall & Municipal Building
421 Main Street, Chico, CA
Curator Karen Main Telephone: 895-4829
Open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.
Shows business-appropriate, pleasing, middle of the road type art pieces.
There are three floors with wall space in an office setting.

Chico Art Center
450 Orange Street, at the Train Depot, Chico, CA
Telephone: 895-8726
Offers art classes and holds local, regional, and national exhibitions.

The Crux

Daily Grind
635 Flume Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 894-2691
A coffee shop with wall space about 14' x 5' and 12' x 5'
Contact April for scheduling.
Shows are presented in two month sessions.

Grilla Bits

James Snidell Fine Arts
254 East Fourth Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 343-2930
Additional gallery space downtown at 132 West Second Street.
The first is a residence, studio, and gallery packed with the works of many artists.
The other is a one room gallery in downtown Chico.

128 Broadway Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 895-8432
Coffee and sandwich shop.
They have many large white and brick walls, about 125' of space.
There are no restrictions on content of the work.

Naked Lounge

Orient and Flume Art Glass
2161 Park Avenue, Chico, CA
Telephone: 893-0373
A house that serves as a gallery, office, store, and studio for glass works.

Pasta and Spice
138 Broadway Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 345-8973
Casual pasta eatery and coffee shop with 10' ceilings and about 30' of wall for hanging art work.

Satava Art Glass
819 Wall Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 345-7985
Art glass studio and gallery.

Sisko Grafiko, The 24 Hour Drive-by Gallery
117 West Seventh Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 343-0202
One large room where all the work is set up to be viewed from the street.

Steam and Bean Coffee Shop
1354 East Avenue, Chico, CA
Telephone: 899-2660
One 20' wall in a coffee shop.

Upper Crust Bakery and Gallery
130 Main Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 895-3866.

Vagabond Rose Gallery and Framing
236 Main Street, Chico, CA
Telephone: 343-1110
A shop downtown completely filled with all different types of art, mostly by professional artists.
They've opened an additional small exhibition room in the back of the store.