an established Bay Area muralist and painter has been creating murals nationwide since 1974, Arianna , San Francisco Bay Area artist working in various mediums. includes "magical realism" mixed-media paintings, graphite drawings, photography, and some collaborative mural projects.
From 2009 till 2012 Arata Art Gallery had the joyful experience of being located in San Francisco's North Beach Neighborhood. Now Arata Gallery is opening up a new location in the well known art community of the City of Benicia. The new location is 637 1st Street, Benicia. We opened our doors on November 24th 2018.
Benicia boasts of eleven Art Galleries on 1st Street.
Geraldine Arata is 4th generation San Franciscan. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art from San Francisco State University and her Master Degree from the Academy of Art University of San Francisco,
Arata, along with her husbandJohn Pruett owned and operated Arata Fine Art Gallery on Columbus Ave., San Francisco from 2009 until 2012. Arata’s art is currently exhibited at Arata Art Gallery, 637 1st Street, Benicia, CA. Her work has been exhibited in New Orleans French Quarter since 2010 , and will soon be at Creason Fine Art Gallery,831 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70116. Her art can be found at the Sweet Spot Gallery in San Francisco, CA. Arata currently resides in Benicia California with her husband John Pruett. in Benicia, CA.