Fall in love with Art Walk in 23 participating venues Feb. 6

First Friday Art Walk wants you to be our Valentine in February! Join us 6-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, for art, music, hands-on activities, talks, tastings and more in 23 participating art venues! Our university galleries return from Winter Break in February with a delightful selection of new shows; the Hearts for the Arts: I […]

1 - January 26, 2015

Enjoy an afternoon Art Walk with Second Saturday Jan. 10

If you missed the Jan. 2 First Friday Art Walk – or you just can’t get enough – Second Saturday is here for you in 16 participating art venues!   Enjoy works by the award-winning Featured Artist Katelyn Butler at Fresh Gallery; experience The Showcase at Obelisk Home; explore the Ar(k)typical Assemblages of Kathryn Zerbe […]

1 - January 6, 2015

Stroll into New Year 2015 with First Friday Art Walk!

It has been said that the way you start your New Year sets the tone for the next 12 months. First Friday Art Walk hopes you’ll embrace art, expression and creativity as your guiding lights in 2015 by stepping out with us 6-10 p.m. Jan. 2 in 18 participating art venues! There’s something for everyone […]

1 - December 22, 2014

2nd Saturday brings art, events in 16 venues Dec. 13

The galleries of First Friday Art Walk invite you to Second Saturday, our laid-back, daytime Art Walk event held noon-5 p.m. the second Saturday after Art Walk. If you missed the Dec. 5 Art Walk (or just can’t get enough) Second Saturday is your chance to see the fantastic art exhibits that debuted on the […]

1 - December 10, 2014

Art Walk welcomes holidays in 24 art venues Dec. 5

Experience World’s Fairs of yesteryear and tomorrow, Then & Now: Downtown for Christmas, a variety of Senior Art Exhibitions, art by the renowned Synthia Saint James, hands-on activities, sculpture, Roots: The Art of Christie Snelson, glassblowing, live performances and much, much more in 24 participating venues* for First Friday Art Walk, 6-10 p.m. Friday Dec. […]

Uncategorized - November 26, 2014

2nd Saturday features America Recycles Day at Discovery Center, live art demonstrations at Springfield Hot Glass, Arts & Letters

    For those who missed out on First Friday Art Walk – and those who just can’t get enough fabulous ART – the galleries of Springfield’s Downtown Arts District invite you to Second Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 15 in 16* participating venues.   Want to see live art demonstrations? Be sure to stop by […]

1 - November 11, 2014

First Friday in November features Mosaic Marathon, hot wax painting, Friday Night Ink & Tour of the Globe!

Ballet in the yogurt aisle, the convergence of literature and fine art, Wingapalooza’s Friday Night Ink, a printmaking revival, Tour of the Globe, LIVE encaustic painting, Sarajevo 100, Art by Michael Parkes and soooo much more make First Friday Art Walk THE place to be in November! Join us 6-10 p.m. Nov. 7 in 29 […]

1 - October 27, 2014

Second Saturday features art, activities in 15 Art Walk venues, noon-5 p.m. Oct. 11

Fall has well and truly arrived, and the galleries of First Friday Art Walk are reveling in the change of seasons. Join us for an Autumn afternoon stroll during Second Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Oct. 11 in 15 participating art venues. View and Print the Oct. 11 Second Saturday Map   Arts & Letters is […]

1 - October 8, 2014

First Friday Art Walk announces winners of 13th Anniversary Art Contest & Exhibition

First Friday Art Walk and OTC Fine Art Gallery at The Gillioz are proud to announce the winners of Art Walk’s 13th Anniversary Art Contest & Exhibition. More than 50 works of art were submitted for judging including paintings, drawings, ceramics, photos, mixed media and jewelry. Top winners received ribbons and cash prizes totaling $500; […]

1 - October 7, 2014

Art Walk Art Contest Deadline Extended; Email Submissions Approved!

Based on input from local artists, Art Walk is extending the deadline for its Anniversary Art Contest to Monday Sept. 29 AND will allow images of artwork to emailed to us rather than burned to disc. “This year is the first year that we have required all images submitted for the contest to be digital. […]

1 - September 24, 2014