San Luis Obispo, a creative and cultured community, attracts all types of artists from jewelers, abstract and still-life painters, calligraphers, sculptors and more. With an array of galleries throughout SLO, visitors can explore the local talent at their fingertips.

Every first Friday of the month, Art After Dark, an evening of art, community and culture, takes place in Downtown San Luis Obispo. Art After Dark is a free, self-guided tour of galleries and non-traditional art venues showcasing the work of local, visual, literary and performing artists. Discover this month’s participants and map out your route using October’s Art After Dark in San Luis Obispo Map. Can’t make it to Art After Dark? Visit one of the many galleries listed below located right in our community.

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