Art After Dark Oct. 3, 6 to 9 p.m. San Luis Obispo
ARTS Space Obispo: 570 Higuera, Suite 165 in the SLO Creamery, 544-9251 or artsobispo.org. Open Studios Art Tour Digital Preview Exhibition featuring projected works of 284 local artists.
Coalition: 974 Monterey St. 595-1010. Permanent pieces by Mike Giant and Alex Rohrig; installations by Jeff Claassen, Russ Pope and Harry Diaz. Featured artists from Tom’s Shoes and Rise Up.
The dwellinart gallery, Michael Ackerman studio at Matt Clark Tile: 110 Cross St. (near Idlers) 550-3878 or dwellinart.com. Ackerman’s paint on metal, Matt Clark’s on guitar.
Frame Works: 339 Marsh 542-9000 or SLOART.com. Featuring oil paintings by Alfredo Arciniaga and Leslie Rhae Barber.
The Gallery at the Network: 778 Higuera, 788-0886 or galleryatthe network.com. The gallery will feature fused glass work by Richard Mortensen of Morica Glass during October and November.
Hands Gallery: 777 Higuera, 543-1921. Work by local ceramicist David Gurney, featured on PBS. Dia de los Muertos-inspired objects, Trees of Life and whimsical forms.
Linnaea’s Cafe: 1110 Garden, 541-5888 or www.thirst-aid.com. Kameron Ahler, Daniel Neal, and Marianne Orme present Thirst-Aid, an international photo exhibit and fundraising reception. All proceeds will be donated.
SLO Art Center: 1010 Broad, in Mission Plaza, 543-8562 or sloartcenter.org. Art Center’s Plein Air Festival exhibits 55 artists’ new paintings. Quick Draw on Saturday, Mission Plaza. Gala on Saturday night.
The SLO County Historical Society and Museum: 696 Monterey St., 543-0638.
Steynberg Gallery: 1531 Monterey St., 547-0278. Drawings, paintings, and photographs by Nixson Borah through October.