South Bay Contemporary SoLA is a non-profit, artist run, alternative art organization supporting advanced explorations in contemporary art. SBC SoLA seeks curators and artists who are tapping into today’s current to bring forth exhibitions and experiences that give new perspective to our global culture. SBC SoLA is a place for imagination to flourish as creative fusions, hybrids and fictions illuminate the future.

At the LOFT

401 South Mesa Street, third level
San Pedro, Californina 90731
(Call when you arrive for entry)
Phone: (310) 429-0973


SBC SoLA is launching a new membership participation program.

You can help sustain SBC SoLA by getting involved in these ways:

STUDENT MEMBER: $20 per year
PARTICIPATING MEMBER: $100 per year, including benefits
FOUNDING MEMBER: $500 per year, including benefits, recognition / gift of art

Participating Member Benefits:

  • Entry Fee waived for SBC SoLA Juried shows – (1 or 2 juried shows/ year)
  • Option to Apply for Participation in Critique Group / Creative practice Group*
  • Show your art in SoLA Gallery exhibition for Critique group
  • Option to have a Solo show (SoLA can host 2 solo shows per year w/ fee)
  • Join before August 2018 and pay only $75: save 25%


Get feedback on your art, support of peers, valuable conversation, creative interactive projects, a professional critique and gallery exhibition & reception. The Groups range from 7 – 12 artists and will determine best time/day for all to meet on monthly basis. New groups forming now and begin meeting in September 2018.

PARTICIPATING MEMBER guidelines: Please see >Critique Groups for more information

To join, please provide the following information with your payment:

Comments or questions are welcome.

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2 ways to pay:
  • PayPal: you'll be directed to a PayPal button where you will have the option to pay with your PayPal account or a credit card.
  • Check: Mail to:
    South Bay Contemporary Office
    Peggy Sivert Zask
    96 Narcissa Drive
    Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275