Host: May German

Address: 1618 Franklin St. Oakland, CA 


Commission taken on art sold: 0%

Art transportation: Artists responsibility

Art hanging and take down: Artist responsibility in communication with host

Wall Nailing: OK

Hanging System: Yes, with professional lighting (up to 3 pieces)

Type of art: Visual and Performance

Live art experience: Encouraged

Performances: Usually outdoor with the possibility of indoor shows



Remember to follow the information corresponding to your type of event. This information is particular to Sobre Mesa. Dates and times may vary so please follow the dates and times indicated on the email confirmation for your show!  

Types of events hosted by Sobre Mesa:

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Recurring monthly exhibitions with opening events. Multiple visual artists or a solo exhibition rotating each month with the opportunity of being present during an opening show alongside a performance show.

General Information

Performance artists 

Visual artists 

Oakland, CA

Created by Top Chef Season 18 Contestant, Chef Nelson German of alaMar Kitchen & Bar, Sobre Mesa is an Afro-Latino Kitchen located in Oakland, CA, featuring lush surroundings, refined cocktails, seasonal cuisine, and up-tempo music. The libations and lively atmosphere take their inspiration from Nelson’s Dominican roots and African ancestry, with influences from Cuba, Puerto Rico and other Latin countries.

The venue is a cocktail bar and restaurant hosting monthly recurring exhibitions and art pop ups. 

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