February Art Walk features 2 new members, Hearts for the Arts, 24 active art locations

  Art from the Heart is a common theme for First Friday and Second Saturday Art Walks in February! Join us 6-10 p.m. Friday Feb. 5 for original art, live music, live art demonstrations, silent auctions, hands-on art experiences and a few surprises in 24 participating art locations. View the February 2016 Art Walk Newsletter […]

1 - January 25, 2016

Late show openings, Second Saturday in January

The New Year has arrived! Come enjoy the color, texture, creativity and inspiration of local artists in January with our Art Walk galleries. Some of our locations held their art opening Jan. 1, but a few delayed to Jan. 8 because of the holiday. Get a second helping of Art Walk Jan. 8, then join […]

1 - January 5, 2016

Start 2016 with an intimate little Art Walk Jan. 1

The joyous winter holidays are upon us and the New Year awaits! While several of our Art Walk locations traditionally take a breather in January, we have a colorful and intimate little Art Walk planned for you 6-10 p.m. New Year’s Day, Jan. 1, in seven participating venues. To plan your route, View the January 2016 […]

1 - December 21, 2015

Dec. 12 2nd Saturday features 14 art venues, Windows on the Walk contest/fundraiser

  The galleries of First Friday Art Walk invite you to join them for a laidback afternoon stroll event, Second Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Dec. 12.  Enjoy incredible creativity in every medium, from ceramics, sculpture and blown glass to painting, drawing, jewelry and more in 14 participating locations, plus Windows on the Walk, our first-ever […]

Uncategorized - December 8, 2015

Dec. 4 Walk features 21 locations, first-ever Windows on the Walk contest

Downtown Springfield is aglow for the holidays, and First Friday Art Walk is the life of the party, celebrating the season in 21 participating venues 6-10 p.m. Dec. 4! Enjoy live art demonstrations, artist receptions, live music, and incredible creativity in every medium, from ceramics, sculpture and blown glass to painting, drawing, jewelry and more. […]

1 - November 23, 2015

Nov. 14 Second Saturday features art in 16 venues

This weekend enjoy painting, drawing, sculpture, jewelry, blown glass, ceramics and more with Second Saturday Art Walk, noon-5 p.m., in 16 participating venues, plus enjoy the Shop Downtown Holiday kickoff!   November 2015 Second Saturday Guide   Art Inspired, 331 S. Campbell, the northwest corner of Campbell and Walnut, features Carole Ogden’s collection of paintings […]

1 - November 12, 2015

Nov. 6 Art Walk features Jerry Rice, Tour of the Globe, SAM shuttle, award-winning art

From award-winning creations, to live art demonstrations, join 22 Art Walk venues for art receptions, installations, international culture, live music, tastings, hands-on art, zines, the Art Museum-Art Walk shuttle and much, much more, 6-10 p.m. Friday Nov. 6. To plan your custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the Nov. 6 Art Walk Map or View […]

1 - October 28, 2015

Art Walk names 14th Anniversary Art Contest Winners

First Friday Art Walk is proud to announce the winners of its 14th Anniversary Art Contest, hosted by OTC Fine Art Gallery at The Gillioz. More than 50 original works were entered and judged by a panel of five jurors: Meganne Rosen O’Neal, Nicole Chilton, Caitlin Golike, Roxie Castro and Erin Volker. Our judges selected […]

1 - October 7, 2015

2nd Saturday features art, culture in 14 venues

Join 14 First Friday Art Walk venues for Second Saturday, our laidback daytime Art Walk event for all ages, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Oct. 10. To plan your custom Second Saturday experience, View and Print the Oct. 10 Second Saturday Map. Among the highlights:   Experience Love/Death/Magic: The Art of Megan Frauenhoffer at Arts & Letters […]

1 - October 6, 2015

Oct. 2 Art Walk features art in 25 locations

Join 25 First Friday Art Walk venues for artist receptions, art installations, live demonstrations, live music, the Art Museum-Art Walk shuttle and much, much more, 6-10 p.m. Friday Oct. 2. To plan your own custom Art Walk experience, View and Print the October 2015 Art Walk Map. Among the highlights Oct. 2:   Start Art Walk […]

1 - September 23, 2015