First Friday Art Walk 12th Year Anniversary Exhibition and Contest

August 25, 2013Call for Artists

First Friday Art Walk is seeking entries for its 12th Anniversary Art Contest & Exhibit, featuring $500 in cash prizes, including a Grand Prize of $250! “First Friday Art Walk launched its annual art contest in 2011 to celebrate 10 years as Springfield’s favorite monthly arts event,” said Clarissa French, Art Walk communications director. “Open … Read More

April 6th, 2012 First Friday Art Walk

April 5, 2012Events, Visual Arts

Highlights from April 6th First Friday Art Walk: Good Girl Art Gallery at 325 E. Walnut St. – Fifty for Fifty, featuring 50 paintings by artist CindyPedigo for $50 each, all in celebration of her 50th birthday. Sales of the paintings – images of Cindy’s native Ozarks region – will benefit art programs for underserved … Read More

January 6th First Friday Art Walk

January 5, 2012Exhibitions

Highlights from the January 6th First Friday Art Walk: Fresh Gallery at 400 W. Walnut – ceramics by Daria Clairborne who takes inspiration from nature. Good Girl Art Gallery at 325 E. Walnut St. – “Wanted: Smiles” – a show of drawings, ink and watercolor by Oklahoma artist John Trammell and “The Pain Killer Series” … Read More

December 2nd First Friday Art Walk

December 2, 2011Events, Exhibitions

Highlights from the December 2nd First Friday Art Walk: Boca Mocha at 320 Park Central West – art by Christie Snelson, Jane Troup, James Richardson, John L. Payne and Tyler Thrasher. Canvas at 315 South Avenue – paintings by Tanya Johnston, an investigation into memory, identity and development of a personal mythology. Creamery Arts Center … Read More

First Friday Art Walk on October 7

October 7, 2011Events

The Art Walk is celebrating its 10 year anniversary with an Art Contest and Exhibit at OTC Fine Art Gallery on the 3rd floor of The Gillioz, 325 Park Central East featuring $500 in cash prizes, including a $250 grand prize chosen by judges and $100 People’s Choice Award chosen by visitors to the gallery. Other highlights of the night include new shows and events at 23 venues.

First Friday Art Walk – Sept. 2

August 29, 2011Events

First Friday Art Walk will be back in full swing as all the university galleries open for the fall semester with new shows at Drury Pool Art Center Gallery, Evangel University Bellwether Gallery, OTC Fine Art Gallery, MSU Brick City Gallery and MSU Student Exhibition Center.