Steamboat Springs First Friday Artwalk is a collaborative effort among local visual art venues with a mission to foster appreciation of the visual arts in Steamboat Springs and support the growth of the local art community. First Friday Artwalk is a self-guided walking tour of art exhibitions at member venues which is free to the public and held on the first Friday of every month from 5PM - 8PM. For further information, contact Linda Laughlin,  info@steamboatartcenter.com

September 5, 2014 - 5 p - 8 - Show Openings

Downtown Steamboat - Free

Tour Maps at All Locations Below

FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK LISTINGS

ART GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS


CIRCLE SEVEN FINE ART

1009 Lincoln Ave., 879-4744


Circle Seven Fine Art presents gallery artist Laura Wait "Scrittura".  Encaustic paintings on panels using sumi ink and gouache to express world calligraphy and symbols, graffiti and ancient manuscripts.  Wait has developed her own mark language using a variety of characters resembling universal world icon systems in a musical rhythm.


MANGELSEN-IMAGES OF NATURE
730 Lincoln Ave., 871-1822

Legendary nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen has traveled throughout the natural world for over 40 years observing and photographing the Earth's last great wild places.

New releases are now on display.


STEAMBOAT ART MUSEUM

807 Lincoln Ave., 870-1755

The Steamboat Art Museum is proud to announce the “Birds in Art” exhibition.  “Birds in Art”, organized annually by the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin.  This wonderful exhibition features fresh artistic takes on avian marvels by some of the world’s most talented artists.  July 18th – September 15th. 



STEAMBOAT SPRINGS ARTS COUNCIL AT THE DEPOT

1001 13th St., 879-9008

Susan Schiesser: Paintings and Sculpture from the Lotus Series. Solo show with Artist’s Reception on September 5th from 5-8, Artist’s Talk on September 6th at 10am and ‘Starting a Painting: Concept to Completion’ Workshop on September 13th from 9-3.  Call to register: 970-879-9008.


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CENTER FOR VISUAL ARTS

837 Lincoln Ave., 846-5970, www.steamboatartcenter.com

As the landscape changes from green to gold, we are proud to offer the ever-evolving artworks of over 25 regional painters, photographers, jewelry-makers and mixed media artists, from the representational to the abstract.  New autumn inspired giclees by Denver artist, Ken Elliott. Complimentary wine. Hours Tues.-Sun. 11 a – 5 p


WILD HORSE GALLERY

802 Lincoln Ave., 879-5515

Wild Horse Gallery will be featuring plein air paintings by its Gallery artists for the month of September.  For more information please go to www.wildhorsegallery.com or call 970-819-2850.



ALTERNATIVE VENUES


COLORADO GROUP REALTY

509 Lincoln Ave., 875-2917

Kevin Dietrich, featured artist, is an Owner-Broker at Colorado Group Realty and owner of K Dietrich Studios. Kevin’s wildlife and landscape photography features images from Alaska to New York. His focus on wildlife has led him on many adventures including close encounters with grizzly bears and moose. http://kevin-dietrich.artistwebsites.com


COMB GODDESS

1104 S. Lincoln Ave., Suite 102, 871-0606

Elizabeth Lovelace is a lover of nature and photography, and does some of her best work when the two mix. The area's wildflowers have been a source of inspiration as she seeks to create art finding the beauty in nature. Originally from Argentina, Elizabeth now lives in Steamboat with her husband, daughter and soon-to-be-born son.   All proceeds donated to Selah. 


CREEKSIDE CAFE

131 11th St., 879-4925

MB Warner - I'm a Daily Painter. "Americana" is an ongoing series of oil paintings large and small, capturing everyday inspirations and events. Playful snapshots into the moments of our lives, a diary of images and stories. Check out my blog - mbwarner.blogspot.com Thanks for taking a look!


DELUXE TATTOO

837 Lincoln Ave., 879-1243

Emerging Colorado artist Samantha Luegger uses Acrylic, among other media, to create colorful abstract paintings that depict emotion and life; the beauty and sadness that is all around/in us. Samantha is also very passionate about photography and capturing the magnificence that is Colorado and our everyday live


HARWIGS/LAPOGEE

911 Lincoln Ave., 879-1919

Glenna Clark Olmsted is a long time resident and real estate broker in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Over the years she’s painted in oil, watercolor and acrylic. She’s fascinated by brilliant colors and incorporates them extensively in her paintings. She paints when traveling around the world adding diversity to her collection.


MAHOGANY RIDGE BREWERY & GRILL

5th & Lincoln Ave., 879-3773

Local painters,  Kathy Fresques and Eva Luna share the lusciousness of the expansive abstract landscape and poetry of floral and vine in works that express the color and romanticism of the natural world.


9th STREET TATTOO STUDIO AND ART GALLERY

111  9th St.(corner of 6th & Lincoln Ave.), 970-367-3136

9th Street Tattoo Studio and Art Gallery presents FLY, a portfolio of photographs by Sara Bobeldyk.  This collection of colorful and unique photographs focuses on capturing images that reflect her passion of exploring and traveling this spectacular world that we live in.  Visit her website at www.latitude83.com.


THE CHIEF THEATER

813 Lincoln Ave., 720-425-0522

Fine Art Photographer, Paula Jo Jaconetta displays images of the nature around her an abstract way.  Showing a collection of colorful botanic images, aspens and beautiful vistas.  


URBANE

703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 879-9169

URBANE presents  Local Artist Jessica Miller.  Jessica's artwork is inspired by media and pop culture.  This installment features acrylic on canvas and a variety of illustrations.   Join is from 5 to 9 pm.