For those who appreciate art there is a bounty of opportunity to peruse and enjoy art in the Sierra Foothills. Numerous galleries feature paintings, sculptures, pottery and other mediums can be found just a short distance from your current location. Check out our list.

Persimmon Art Gallery
13466 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA
(530) 883-3557 •
Daily except closed on Tuesdays. 9 am - 4 pm, masks required.
Persimmon Art Gallery is a fresh new gallery tucked in between the iconic Awful Annie’s and Joe Caribé restaurants in Auburn, California. 16 local artists show painting, jewelry, glass, mosaic, photography, fiber arts, and ceramics. Gift items and a wide selection of greeting cards are also available.

Gallery Keoki
1867 Village South Rd, Olympic Valley, CA
(530) 583-14045 •
Gallery Keoki exclusively represents and presents Keoki Flagg, an award winning, internationally published fine art photographer based in Lake Tahoe who is one of the premier nature, outdoor sports and adventure photographers.

Carmel Gallery
9940 Donner Pass Rd., Truckee
(888) 482-46325 •
Daily 11 am to 5 pm
A diverse collection of stunning fine art photographs by Olof & Elizabeth Carmel.

Blue Line
405 Vernon Street, Suite #100, Roseville, CA
(916) 783-41175 •
Tuesdays & Thursday: 11am – 5pm; Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday: 11am – 3pm or by appointment
Blue Line Arts showcases the works of regional and national artists, and offers flexible exhibition space suitable for small musical performances, lectures, parties, and demonstrations.

Benko Art Gallery
3979 Lake Tahoe Blvd. Unit 2, South Lake Tahoe
(530) 600-32645 •
Mon-Fri: 10-6pm; Sat: 10-6pm; Sun: 11-7pm
Contemporary Fine Art

Auburn Old Town Gallery
218 Washington Street, Auburn, CA
(530) 887-91505 •
Hours: 10 am - 6 pm Sunday - Wednesday; 10 am - 9 pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Located in Historic Old Town Auburn, this popular collection of artwork by 60 local artists is convenient to I-80 and restaurants.

Art Obsessions
10072 Donner Pass Rd, 2nd floor, Truckee, CA
(775) 443-6515 •
Sunday - Thursday, 11 a.m. – 7p.m.; Friday - Saturday, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

American Visions Art Gallery
705 Sutter Street, Folsom, CA
(916) 351-16235 •
Hours: Friday and Saturday, 10am–9pm; Sunday, 11am–5pm; Monday; Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Representing June Carey, Michael Godard, Thomas Kinkade, Eric Christensen, Ken Auster, James Christensen and Z.W. Liang.
The new Folsom Outlet gallery is elegant, yet relaxing and offers an excellent selection of art that appeals to both the first time buyer and the discriminating collector.

James Harold Galleries
760 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA
(530)581-5111 •
James-Harold Galleries is a fine art gallery that has operated continuously for 33 years in the Boatworks Mall in Tahoe City, California. It is located in one of the most beautiful destinations in the United States. The gallery represents local, regional, national and internationally acclaimed artists. Katherine Anglin, Thomas Arvid, Clifford Bailey, Paul Bailey, Paul Barmettler, Keith Brown, Chan Liu Maion, Frank DiVita, Amy Everhart, Trina Gold, Kathy “Hohzoni” Gulli, Ellen Gust, Ira Kesse, Michael Knepp, David Lemon, Rob MacIntosh, Steve Matson, Gil “Levi Hawk” Melton, Erin O’Connor, Nanette Oleson, Gordon Pelton, Roxanne Skene, Eva Szorc, Lainie Vreeland, Frank Wilson.

Riverside Studios
10076 Donner Pass Rd. • Truckee, CA
(530) 587.3789 •
Monday - Thursday, 10am - 7pm; Friday 10am - 8pm; Saturday 9am – 8pm; Sunday 9am - 6pm
Riverside Studios is an inspiring art gallery owned and operated by five local artists, with a focus on the handmade. It is nestled in the heart of the Sierra Nevada in the town of Truckee, California. Featured artists include: Alanna Hughes, Mary Buchan Guerra, Kahlil Johnson, Sondrea Larsen and Pat Blide.

Sparrow 5
213 Vernon Street, Roseville, CA
(916)772-7769 •
An amusement park for the eyes is the best way to describe Saprrow 5. One customer from Soho New York said "this is what Soho use to be." Furniture made from recycled metal, wood, and what ever else the local artists can find. Gifts that you will never find anywhere else. Plus the back room is a large studio where M. the owner, teaches art classes.

The Eadington Gallery
589 N. Lake Blvd, Tahoe City and
4125 South Lake Blvd. Unit D, South Lake Tahoe
(530)583-9000 • (530)578-0175 •
By appointment
Eadington Gallery features the fine art landscape photography of Michael Edington and is also a digital imaging, framing and art consultation business.

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