GearBox Gallery is an artist-run contemporary art gallery located at 770 W. Grand Ave, Oakland, directly below the well-established Transmission Gallery. We are a member of Oakland Art Murmur, which promotes Oakland arts and sponsors events, including the famous First Friday Art Walks.

GearBox Gallery is dedicated to showcasing the work of its members and a broad range of regional contemporary guest artists, fostering community and education through intellectual and cultural exchange focused on the visual arts.

GearBox is currently accepting new member applications!
Click here for more information about applying to be a member artist.

Installation shot from Deborah Benioff Friedman and Phyllis Lasche’s 2019 exhibition Restive and Uprising

Gallery Contacts:


PR Director: Patricia Sonino, pat@gearboxgallery.com

Exhibitions Director: TaVee McAllister Lee, exhibitions@gearboxgallery.com

Website Manager: Jamie Treacy, jamie@gearboxgallery.com


Gearbox artist Dennis Hanshew during his 2020 exhibition we will remember these truths