After 11 years of leadership, Clarissa French leaves First Friday Artwalk (FFAW) to focus on professional endeavors, as well as to enjoy the arts as a patron. Avery Parrish, Corporate Art Coordinator with the Springfield Regional Arts Council (SRAC), has been named the new FFAW Coordinator.
First Friday Art Walk
‘First Friday Art Walk’ May 3 at Park Central Branch Library
Adults are invited to attend First Friday Art Walk at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 3, at the Park Central Branch Library, 128 Park Central Square.
Join us for First Friday Art Walk and the opening of a new exhibit. Learn simple weaving techniques and participate in a community weaving project with Library staff member Whitney Gillenwaters. Materials will be provided. On Display: Wyrd Sisters: Fiber Art by Whitney Gillenwaters.
For more information on this free program call 831-1342.
"White can create a negative space that gives structure and substance to a canvas. Other colors used in secondary roles can do the same. Negative space can be used to elevate starring roles in a story, which is in face what an abstract offering projects.
Join two dozen Art Walk locations for live art demonstrations, hands-on painting, an immersive art installation, ukuleles, live theatrical performances, a traditional Posada, DWNTWN Magazine, artist receptions and more, 6-10 p.m. Dec. 7!
Be sure to join us again for Second Saturday Art Walk, our laid-back, daytime stroll version of the Walk, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Dec. 15.
‘First Friday Art Walk’ Nov. 2 at Park Central Branch Library
Adults are invited to attend First Friday Art Walk from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, at the Park Central Branch Library, 128 Park Central Square.
Join us for First Friday Art Walk and the opening of a new exhibit. At 6 p.m. Madeline Brice, graduate of Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting and art history, will present “Hildegard of Bingen and Elisabeth of Schönau: The Search for Female Agency.” On Display: Paintings by Sarah Jones.
October Artwalk Features Phenomenal Exhibitions
First Friday Art Walk offers an amazing array of art and activities on Oct. 5. Along with new sponsor Social on Patton making its Art Walk debut, The eFactory joins us for an October exclusive Open House event.