May Walk features new venues, special events

Art Walk enlivens the merry month of May with new venues, special events and, of course, fabulous original artwork by local artists!   Art Walk kicks off the three-day arts extravaganza that is Artsfest on Walnut Street with art, music, live demonstrations, tastings, unveilings and more in 27 participating venues.   Art Walk welcomes a […]

1 - April 22, 2014

Art Walk welcomes spring in 24-plus gallery venues

Spring has sprung and Art Walk is abloom with glorious color, texture, flavor, music and entertainment in 24 participating art venues, 6-10 p.m. April 4! Download and print the April 2014 Art Walk Map to plan your custom Art Walk experience or View the April 2014 Art Walk Newsletter for details and links. We have  […]

1 - March 24, 2014

Art Walk roars into March with art in 24 venues

They say that March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. That must be true, because Art Walk roars to life this month with a lion’s share of amazing art in 24 participating gallery venues, 6-10 p.m. March 7. View the March 2014 First Friday Art Walk Newsletter and/or View and […]

1 - February 24, 2014

First Friday Art Walk is for Lovers in February!

417 Magazine readers name Art Walk 2014 Best Date Night Love is in bloom with First Friday Art Walk in February! From Hearts for the Arts: I See Red at The Creamery, to Love on the Square: Photos from the Betty Love Collection at the History Museum’s Fox Theatre, to All Things Valentine’s Day at […]

1 - January 27, 2014

Start New Year 2014 on the right foot with Art Walk!

The year 2013 is behind us, and the adventure that is 2014 awaits! First Friday Art Walk invites you to step up and step out with us on Jan. 3 for art, music, live art demonstrations and New Year’s celebrations, 6-10 p.m. in 18 participating venues. View the January 2014 First Friday Art Walk Newsletter […]

1 - December 27, 2013

Art Walk rebounds from winter storm with Snow Day Makeup event on Dec. 13

The weather slowed us down last week, but Art Walk rallies this Friday with the First Friday Art Walk Snow Day Makeup. Whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukkah, Yule, Kwanzaa or Festivus, Downtown Springfield offers glittering lights, live music, amazing art, hands-on activities, live demonstrations and more in 19 participating venues, 6-10 p.m. Dec. 13! […]

1 - December 9, 2013

Dec. 6 Art Walk postponed to Dec. 13 due to dangerously cold weather

Due to the sub-freezing temperatures forecast for tomorrow night, and the fact that area schools are closed tomorrow, we are postponing the Dec. 6 First Friday Art Walk to the second Friday of the month, Dec. 13, when we will team up with the highly anticipated Shop Downtown event to present the First Friday Art […]

1 - November 26, 2013

Brisk fall weather, fabulous fall art mark Nov. 1 First Friday Art Walk

Fall is well and truly under way in November with the glowing color, brilliant blue skies and frosty mornings that make this the Ozarks’ most beautiful season. Let First Friday Art Walk warm your heart with a fantastic array of art in every medium, plus live music, art demonstrations, hands-on activities and more in 28 […]

1 - October 18, 2013

Art Walk announces winners of 12th Anniversary Art Contest

First Friday Art Walk is proud to announce the winners of its 12th Anniversary Art Contest & Exhibition:   GRAND PRIZE Seigneurs de la vie et la mort Oil on canvas by Marion DeCocq   SECOND PRIZE Endangered Species Ceramic by Hannah Newman   THIRD PRIZE Jeweled Spirit Horses Jewelry, beaded necklace by Cathy Cook […]

1 - October 9, 2013

Art Walk Art Contest selects 75 artworks for display at OTC Fine Art Gallery at The Gillioz

First Friday Art Walk is delighted to announce that it has selected the art and artists for its Anniversary Art Contest Exhibition. Almost 100 entries were received, and 75 works of art by 35 area artists were chosen for the exhibition, held at OTC Fine Art Gallery at The Gillioz…The entries are now being judged […]

1 - October 4, 2013