Creativity Explored: Celebrating Art In The Bay Area (PHOTOS)

For nearly 30 years, Creativity Explored has been nurturing the artistic talents of individuals with developmental disabilities. Believing that all have the power to create, the organization offers a place for artists to create, exhibit and sell work -- and has captured the attention of the international art community. The income generated from art sales has also encouraged Creativity Explored artists to pursue art as a viable career.

To celebrate ten years of Creativity Explored's open gallery in San Francisco, we've highlighted several local Creativity Explored artists in the slideshow below: