First Friday Art Walk

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May 2017 First Friday Art Walk

Join First Friday Art Walk 6-10 p.m. on May 5 for original art, live local music, new and returning Art Walk locations, live art demonstrations, arts performances, local history, free Art Walk-Art Museum shuttle and much more in 26 participating locations!

Art Walk is proud to welcome new member Millet and Hammer at 405-407 N. Boonville, two doors down from ideaXfactory and just around the corner from MSU Brick City and Obelisk Home!

Bruno’s Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar returns to the Walk in May as the Springfield Design Association hosts The Art of Interior Design & Architecture ExhibitSystematic Savings Bank rejoins the Walk with Featured Artists Meike Aton and Marian Chamberlain, and the Springfield Police Museum at the Calaboose is again open to Art Walk visitors!

Featured Artist Jason Schaefer and Finger Painting for all at Beyond Studio

Beyond Studio invites you to enjoy Finger Painting for All Ages, plus Featured Artist Jason Schaefer, who combines his love of language with the beauty of art, and mosaic pieces by Resident Artist Debra Cox.


Fresh presents Guest Artist John Engler for First Friday, Second Saturday

Fresh Gallery presents The Art of John Engler, painter and sculptor, in May!


College galleries present variety of student and senior shows

Drury Pool Art Center Gallery, MSU Brick City, MSU Student Exhibition Center and OTC Fine Art Gallery at the Gillioz put student art in the spotlight with senior shows and student showcases.


Transformation Gallery offers variety of art, limited edition prints

Transformation Gallery & Tattoo displays works by Kit King, Casey Baugh and Nick Baxter in its permanent collection, plus works by local oil painter Michael Buesking and local metal sculptor James Dale. In May, the gallery also features limited edition prints by local artists Danielle Hartzler, Joshua Tenneson, Gabriel Tenneson and Austin Evans