All SBPL locations will be closed on March 31 for Cesar Chavez Day and Central Library Closed Due to Construction March 31 - April 4.

Sidebar Widgets

Gallery Rentals


Public space for art exhibits is available at the Central Library. Most exhibits are the work of members of non-profit art organizations located within the Santa Barbara area. Exhibits are usually for one month and are booked months in advance.

Local non-profit art organizations are invited to submit requests to exhibit in the main Faulkner Gallery by filling out an online application.

Solo shows are held in the small Faulkner Galleries – East and West. Individual artists are selected annually through jurying managed by the Santa Barbara Art Association on behalf of the library.

For questions about exhibit space rentals, please contact Library Administration.

[ expand/close all ]

Related Pages