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

July 2014 Exhibitions

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, (open 7 days a week 10 am to 7 pm) presents "WILD THINGS".  DEDI KNOX colorful oil painting of sheep and watercolors of forests.  JENNIFER BAKER Glass Artist has new landscape and wild flower works.  SUSAN GILL JACKSON oil paintings of local wild scenery and icons.


DOUGLAS KENYON COLLECTION

435 Lincoln Ave., 970-629-9999

Edward S Curtis Curt Tone Photographs

After producing many Curt Tone images of American Indians in the beginning of the twentieth century, Edward Curtis developed his own variation- 'Curt-tone'. The Douglas Kenyon Collection has created, through modern technology, a way to archival replicate these Curt Tones with the same luminosity Curtis himself had achieved. 


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

Celebrating 40 years! The work of legendary nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen.

Introducing Tom's newest book The Last Great Wild Places: Forty Years of Wildlife Photography. Pre-Order today and save for September delivery. 


STEAMBOAT ART MUSEUM

807 Lincoln Ave., 870-1755

The Steamboat Art Museum is pleased to announce that an exhibition of photographs showcasing the talent of a selected group of accomplished and emerging nature photographers living and working in Colorado will be at the Helen Rehder Gallery in the Museum until July 15, 2014.


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS ARTS COUNCIL AT THE DEPOT

1001 13th St., 879-9008

In July and August the Annual Summer Art Exhibition will showcase current artist members of the Steamboat Spring Arts Council. This show is sure to be the highlight of 2014 displaying artwork from diverse local artists working in every medium you can dream of. Join us for a celebratory First Friday Art Walk on July 4th from 5-8 at the Depot, 1001 13th Street. 



STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CENTER FOR VISUAL ARTS

837 Lincoln Ave., 846-5970

The gallery is packed with new work from over 30 local artist members in all mediums.  BOBBI VISCHI unveils her stunning fused glass vessels and functional pieces as seen in Luxe Magazine.  Welcome new members: LINDA FAUL, delights us with colorful abstract roosters and SALLY RAWLINGS watercolors of local landscapes are sure to please. Complimentary wine & hors d’oeuvres.


WILD HORSE GALLERY

802 Lincoln Ave., 879-5515

Wild Horse Gallery will feature the work of two new artists -  Ezra Tucker’s amazing wildlife paintings and Cheryl St. John’s summer landscapes .  Call 970-819-2850 or www.wildhorsegallery.com for more information.




ALTERNATIVE VENUES



COLORADO GROUP REALTY

509 Lincoln Ave., 875-2917

Eva Luna originally from Chile currently resides in Steamboat Springs. Her paintings are a tribute to the intricate yet simple connections all around us; the rhythm, nature’s endless display of light and color and the exquisite flavors from her gardens. She is also a permaculture consultant and proud mother of two children.


CREEKSIDE CAFE

131 11th St., 879-4925

Deb Babcock is our featured artist this month. Her colorful, contemporary ceramic art will be on display, as will original watercolor paintings she has created. These abstract watercolor landscapes are loaded with color and movement and evoke imagery from throughout the Yampa Valley. Original art at affordable prices.


DELUXE TATTOO

837 Lincoln Ave., 879-1243

Deluxe Tattoo will be showing the paintings of Melissa Freeman. Come check out her bold lines and bright colors.


HARWIGS/LAPOGEE

911 Lincoln Ave., 879-1919

GREGORY BLOCK will create and display a series of one-line blind contour portraits of visitors to the Harwigs upstairs gallery space.  Guests may volunteer to sit for the artist for one minute, and their portraits will be hung along with oil paintings by VICTORIA RUDOLPH.  Each sitting is free, and portraits will be for sale for $10 each.


MAHOGANY RIDGE BREWERY & GRILL

5th & Lincoln Ave., 879-3773

Steamboat Fine Art photographer, Judy Jones is pleased to present her western collection of Cowboys, Horses and the Western Lifestyle which is the heritage of our diverse community. With Rodeo season upon us, this is a way to honor those that uphold these Steamboat traditions. 



9th STREET TATTOO STUDIO AND ART GALLERY

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

Ryan Lohan loves to capture moments in time. He's been shooting nature, landscapes, and people for many years. Since moving to Steamboat Springs from Southern California in 2009, his passion for photography has grown -- and he especially enjoys sharing his pictures with others. Check out more of his work at ScenicSociety.com


ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH

9th and Oak Street. 970-879-0925

Sacred Art ... Back on the Friday Night Art Walk! This isn't your grandma's sacred art. Sacred Art is an offering of prayer.   Come and see how local artists express and describe their Sacred Art.  This month we are featuring the artwork of the late Mike Tait.  Please join us for wine and appetizers while admiring this collection in the unique architectural setting. It's worth adding 9th and Oak to your art walk stops.


THE CHIEF THEATER

813 Lincoln Ave., 720-425-0522

Glenna Clark/Olmsted, long time local and Steamboat real estate broker of 35 years, paints brilliantly colored oil, watercolor and acrylic bought by clients around the world.  Her painting has also been inspired by her travels around the world.  She spent spring 2014 in Bali where she painted and studied with a regionally renowned artist. Come see her painting collection of seasonal landscapes and more!  


URBANE

703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 879-9169

URBANE presents Steamboat Springs native Liza Stout.  Liza grew up and graduated high school in Steamboat and is currently attending the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.   She is majoring in Illustration, which is part of the communications design department.  She currently spends a lot of time painting and printmaking, both silkscreen and intaglio.  This exhibit showcases Liza's artistic talents using oil, acrylic & watercolor.  Join us from 5-9pm