Frank Bette Center for the Arts

1601 Paru St, Alameda, CA
(510) 523-6957
City, Organization
Sun (11 am - 5 pm)
Mon - Tue (closed)
Wed - Sat (11 am - 7 pm)


Frank Bette Center for the Arts is a non-profit arts organization, located in an historic Victorian in Alameda, the geographic center of the Bay Area. The Art Center includes three galleries, a full schedule of workshops, classes, literary arts programs and produces many exciting art events. FBCA is an inviting place for individuals of a wide range of backgrounds, ages, and skills to learn, grow, create, network, enjoy and appreciate the arts.

Frank Bette Center for the Arts is a great deal more than just a facility. The core of FBCA is its exciting schedule of monthly thematic exhibits. The vitality is found in its programs supporting artistic growth. The true dynamism is in the creative partnering with members, patrons, sponsors and the community in producing collaborative art events and programs. FBCA is foremost a resource of visual and literary arts, and a catalyst to cultural energy and pride creating an atmosphere in which the arts can thrive.