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Art Break Day is a free art event that takes place annually on the first Friday in September. Art making stations “pop-up” around the globe and everyone is invited to sit down, take a break, and make art for FREE!

{ Friday, September 2nd, 2016 }

2016 Location Information

*Times may vary between sites. Please check with your local event host for details.*

Click on the state or country to be redirected or scroll down to browse all of our locations.

AZ / CA / CO / FL / ID / MD / NDOH / OR / WVAustralia / India / Mexico / West Malaysia


Phoenix, AZ / Hill & Usher Insurance / 3033 N. 44th Street / MAP

Atherton, CA / San Mateo County Libraries / Atherton Branch, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane / MAP

Berkeley, CA / Artist & Craftsman and North Shattuck Association / Corner of Vine and Shattuck / MAP

East Palo Alto, CA / San Mateo County Libraries / East Palo Alto Branch, 2415 University Avenue / MAP

Half Moon Bay, CA / San Mateo County Libraries / Half Moon Bay Branch, 225 S. Cabrillo Highway, Suite 104B / MAP

Martinez, CA / Art of Health and Healing / 2500 Alhambra Avenue / MAP

Oakland, CA / Nature Sculpture / Frank H. Ogawa Plaza / 14th Street and Broadway / MAP

Art Break Day Banner for Oakland, CA Location

Santa Monica, CA / Palisades Park / 617 Ocean Street / MAP

Stinson Beach, CA / Claudia Chapline Gallery / 3445 Shoreline Highway / MAP

 Stockton, CA / Making a Place for the Arts / Williams Brotherhood Park/ MAP


Salidas, CO / Create and Transform / Box of Bubbles, 206 E Street / MAP

Art Break Day Banner for Salidas, Colorado

Lewiston, ID / LCSC Center for Arts & History / 415 Main Street / MAP

Panama City, FL / Floriopolis / 1125 Beck Avenue / MAP

Riverdale, MD / Templeton Knolls Civic Assn. / Templeton Community Park, 6204 Kennedy Street / MAP

Bismarck, ND / Bismarck Art & Galleries Association / 422 E. Front Ave / MAP

Hudson, OH / Life Needs Art / 178 1/2 N. Main Street / MAP

Banner for Art Break Day in Hudson Ohio

Hudson, OH / Bellabor Art Jewelry /178 1/2 N. Main St. / MAP

Corvallis, OR / Downtown at the Riverfront /MAP

Banner for Art Break Day in Corvallis, Oregon

Buckhannon, WV / Upshur Arts Alliance, Inc. / 27 East Main Street / MAP

Bunbury, Australia / Sir John Forrest Statue / Corner of Stephen St. & Victoria St. / MAP

Bunbury, Australia / Paisley Square / On Stephen Street / MAP

Bunbury, Australia / ANZAC Park / MAP

Auroville, India / Sankalpa: Art Journeys / Visitor’s Center in Auroville / MAP

Art Break Day Banner for Auroville, India Site

Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India / Sri Aurobindo School of New Education / MAP

Art Break Day banner

Gujarat, India / Paliwal Art Studio / Reliance Mega Mall / MAP

Torreón, Mexico / Emoción ARTEEjido Merced / MAPA

Torreón, Mexico / Emoción ARTEZaragoza sur / MAPA

Torreón, Mexico / Emoción ARTEPlaza Cuatro Caminos / MAPA

Torreón, Mexico / Emoción ARTE /Asilo de Ancianos de Lerdo Dgo / MAPA

Banner for one of Art Break Day's Hosts

Kuala Lumpur, West Malaysia / Big Head’s Art Room / 11-2, Jalan Pandan Indah 4/33 / MAP

Art Break Day banner for Big Head's Art Room Location


Want Your City Listed Here? – Host your own Art Break Day and register your location HERE.


Art Breaks for Employees!

There are some amazing companies out there that recognize the benefit of providing art making opportunities to their employees. Listed below are this year’s super cool bosses that are offering an Art Break Day station in their buildings for their employees.

Are you a boss? Are you an employee? Want to join Art Break Day? Contact us HERE for more information.