Goodbye Oakland

NIMBY’s last days in Oakland: Arts incubator makes way for pot grow NIMBY was founded in 2004 in West Oakland and after renting the East Oakland space for the past 10 years, a marijuana company purchased t ...see more

R.I.P. Kevin Manning

It is with great sadness that we write today about the passing of our friend and community member Kevin Manning. Kevin passed away earlier this week from injuries sustained in a hit and run accident while pe ...see more

The Future of NIMBY

Dear Makers, Creatives, and friends of the Oakland arts community, We are inviting you to participate in our vision of a future for NIMBY and the artists that call us home. Talking about the causes of displa ...see more

Adam Savage comes to NIMBY

Right about the time we were all exhausted from the summer’s projects and that thing in the desert, Adam Savage rolled in and reminded us why we do it. Follow Adam as he discovers what NIMBY is all ab ...see more

NIMBY @ Burning Man 2017

If you’ve been following NIMBY on Instagram (we hope you are!), then you’ve seen lots of in process shots of the projects, art cars, and art work the Makers at NIMBY have been working on diligent ...see more

Please Donate to NIMBY’s Safety Upgrades Campaign

Here at NIMBY we’re always looking for ways to improve, but sometimes once you’ve identified the problem and found the best solution, you can get tripped up on implementing that solution. We̵ ...see more

NIMBY @ Burning Man 2016

Burning Man is just days away! We’d like to thank all of our theme camps and Makers on job well done this year. You may still be trying to recover from the scrapes, bruises and sleep deprived brains, ...see more

“Blood” Filming by Faust Productions at NIMBY

This past March, NIMBY was pleased to once again host a fantastic, original dance video project “Triptych: Journey Through Cancer”. As the name implies, “Triptych” is a three part ar ...see more

The Funnest FunRaiser

Please check out our freshly launched FunRaiser! Why a FunRaiser? To help us bring the Fun “RallyBowl” to as many people as we can. We need a truck to go on tour and setup RallyBowl in surprise l ...see more