Kala Art Institute & Gallery

2990 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA
Capacity: 150 people

About Kala Art Institute & Gallery

Make your event a work of art! Host your next cocktail party, reception, or special event at Kala Art Institute & Gallery, a unique contemporary art center in Berkeley. Designed by prize-winning architects, Goring and Straja, and opened to the public in 2009, Kala’s expanded facility features a spacious, 2,200 sq. ft. gallery adorned with memorable art, a light-filled classroom, and a large mixed-use artist project space. Kala Art Institute & Gallery is perfect for private parties, wedding receptions, business meetings, lectures, screenings, performances, workshops, and photo/video shoots. We also rent Kala’s artist project space for individual or small group art exhibitions. Support from our organized and professional staff will guarantee that your event will be exactly how you envisioned it. For bookings and further information, please contact us!

Event Pricing

Artist Project Space Rental Rates
$1,150 - $1,530 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only
Community Classroom Rentals
$1,350 - $1,796 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only
Gallery Rental Rates
$1,650 - $2,195 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only
Kala Gallery (Entire Space) Rental Rates
$4,500 - $5,985 /event
Pricing for all event types
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Last Updated: 4/11/2023

Event Spaces

Artist Project Space
Community Classroom
Venue Types
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 2,200