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

Pumpkin Party, Anniversary Celebrations, Pure Enjoyment, Night of Unity converge Oct. 3

As fall paints the Ozarks landscape with gorgeous autumn color, so too does First Friday Art Walk. Enjoy a brilliant harvest of interactive art experiences, contests, celebrations, tastings, live music and more, 6-10 p.m. Friday Oct. 3 in 26 participating art venues!   We’re thrilled to announce that the Springfield Art Museum will again offer […]

1 - September 19, 2014

Second Saturday Sept. 13 features 19 participating art venues

    The galleries of First Friday Art Walk invite you to Second Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sept. 13. Enjoy a wide variety of art in 19 participating venues in a laid-back, Saturday-afternoon-stroll atmosphere. View and Print the Sept. 13 2nd Saturday Map to plan your route. Meet our newest member European Café by Sweet Couture […]

1 - September 11, 2014

Art Walk Anniversary Art Contest Deadline Approaches

$700 in cash prizes; NEW poster contest; deadline Sept. 22, 2014   The Art Walk Anniversary Art Contest is underway, and entries are due at the Springfield Regional Arts Council’s Creamery Arts Center by Sept. 22. Open to all artists 18 and older in the southwest Missouri area, this year’s contest will award a total […]

1 - August 28, 2014

Sept. 5 Art Walk welcomes European Café, Discovery Center, return of university galleries

First Friday Art Walk in September is a HUGE event with art, music, demonstrations, tastings and more in 27 participating venues, 6-10 p.m. Sept. 5! Art Walk welcomes TWO new additions in September: New member European Café, 207 Park Central East, which debuts with Featured Artist John Fitzgibbon, and new sponsor Discovery Center of Springfield, […]

1 - August 22, 2014

Missed out on the AWESOME Aug. 1 Art Walk? Never fear, Second Saturday is here!

We had a phenomenal turnout for the Aug. 1 Art Walk, and with good reason, with marvelous art displays, music, local authors, live demonstrations and more! If you’re kicking yourself for missing out, there’s good news: Second Saturday is set for noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, with 15 participating art venues! Second Saturday is a […]

1 - August 5, 2014

From Biotechnology to Animal Artists, Aug. 1 Art Walk breaks new ground in 19 participating venues

First Friday Art Walk in August features some amazing art juxtapositions! Biotechnology meets art in The Tea House at ideaXfactory; VHS images contrast with the “era of high-definition obsession” in Video Daze: A Celebration of the Poor Image at Arts & Letters; visual art and word art combine in Michelle Swift’s The Weapon is Will […]

1 - July 22, 2014

Art Walk Presents: Second Saturday July 12

Art Walk is proud to announce a new event debuting on Saturday July 12: Second Saturday. This daytime Art Walk features original art, art demonstrations and special events, but in a daytime, Saturday-stroll atmosphere perfect for art lovers of all ages. View and Print the July 12 Second Saturday Map to plan your route; View […]

Uncategorized - July 2, 2014

Art Walk is all over the map, and the calendar, in July

  2 venues open July 4; official Art Walk moved to Friday July 11; new daytime Art Walk event, Second Saturday, debuts on July 12   The July Art Walk is traditionally a smaller, more intimate affair. Summer is in full swing, the university galleries are on summer break, and a few of our members […]

1 - June 25, 2014

First Friday Art Walk meets Watercolor USA on June 6!

In June, First Friday Art Walk is partnering with the Springfield Art Museum for a show at The Creative Foundry and shuttle service between the Foundry and the Art Museum, where Watercolor USA holds its opening reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m.   Overall, the June 6 Art Walk features art, live art demonstrations, artist receptions, live music […]

1 - May 28, 2014