Welcome to Arata Art Gallery

Showcasing the artwork of Geraldine Arata, MFA 

Local and National Artists of exceptional talents

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Benicia Wine Walk

On Small Business Saturday, shop Downtown Benicia while tasting fine wines at participating businesses.

Tickets are $30 advance for a single ticket and $55 for a pair of tickets. Day of the event price increases to $35 price Ticket price includes up to 15 tastes and one (1) complimentary Benicia Main Street wine glass per person. Participants must be age 21 and over. Check-in starts at 12:30pm at Benicia Main Street, 90 First Street. Wine glass, map of tasting locations, and wristband will be provided per ticket holder at check-in.

Tickets are available through eventbrite.com

Victoria Veedell & Manon Jodoin

Join us for Veedell and Jodoin's 

Artist Reception Saturday, December 14th


November 29th-January 12th

November 29th-January 12th

February 1st- March 1st

Benicia High School Student Show

Event Details

February 1st- March 1st

Benicia High School Student Show

Arata Art Gallery Relocates

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

Geraldine Arata, MFA


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.

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Arata Fine Art Gallery

637 First Street, Benicia, California 94510, United States

(707) 297-6151 or (510) 432-5167


Thursday 11am -5pm

Friday  11am -5pm

Saturday  11am -5pm

Sunday   1pm -5pm