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

October 3, 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

ALL GALLERY SHOW featuring bronze, mineral and mixed media sculptures; watercolor, acrylic and oil paintings; fused glass; fiber art; photography and jewelry. 


DOUGLAS KENYON COLLECTION

435 Lincoln Ave., 970-629-9999

DKC: a culmination of works from renowned frontier photographers and other artists.  Through hand coloring and archival techniques, we bring out superb image quality from original prints commemorating the history and amplifying the power of each image.  See these striking images in person at 5th & Lincoln, or www.douglaskenyoncollection.com


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 announces the display and sale of plein air paintings by local and visiting artists from our week long Plein Air Event.  Artists painted from September 20 -26.  Exhibit will be displayed through October 18th.


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS ARTS COUNCIL AT THE DEPOT

1001 13th St., 879-9008

‘Brief Retrospective’ represents the first 10 years of Sandy Graves’ emergence as a national sculpture artist. A sculpture workshop is scheduled for 3 Mondays in October beginning 10/6. The Platform Gallery features a non-traditional photography from father and daughter perspectives on the state of the west, Dagny and Rob McKinley.  United Way Meet and Greet Host



STEAMBOAT SPRINGS CENTER FOR VISUAL ARTS

837 Lincoln Ave., 846-5970

UNITED WAY MEET AND GREET HOST-As the landscape now changes from green to gold, the CVA is 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.  Welcome new artist member, Mary Kay Ghiglia, with delightful iconic prints and mixed media. Complimentary Wine & Snacks. United Way Meet and Greet Host


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 October.  For more information please go to www.wildhorsegallery.com or call 970-819-2850.


ALTERNATIVE VENUES


COMB GODDESS

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

Comb Goddess features art by Erin Harner. Erin is a native of Steamboat Springs, has long been an artist within a different realm, dance.  As a choreographer, Erin manipulates bodies on stage in an effort to create a moving piece.  As a budding photographer, she now has the pleasure of arranging objects within a frame in an effort to produce a beautiful image.  Erin observes and captures the choreography of Mother Nature, if you will.  As such, she regards photographed moments not as simple images, but rather pieces of art and seeks to highlight the subtle, yet awe-inspiring details that comprise the world around us.  


COLORADO GROUP REALTY

509 Lincoln Ave., 875-2917

This months featured artist is Kevin Dietrich, 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. United Way Meet and Greet Host


DELUXE TATTOO

837 Lincoln Ave., 879-1243

Deluxe Tattoo will be showing the art of Melissa Freeman. Come check out her bold lines and bright colored interpretation of American Traditional.


HARWIGS/LAPOGEE

911 Lincoln Ave., 879-1919

Glenna Clark/Olmsted is a long time resident and real estate broker in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. She’s been involved in painting and the arts since she was a young girl. Before moving to Steamboat, she lived in Crested Butte where she shared a shop selling her batik pieces. 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. United Way Meet and Greet Host


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 travellng this spectacular world that we live in. Visit her website at www.latitude83.com


STEAMBOAT MOUNTAIN SCHOOL

75 5TH ST., 879-1350

Steamboat Mountain School will showcase a variety of work from its creative faculty and staff. Come by our space to view the pieces and sample the creative cooking from the school's chef- who received the educator of the year award from the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council.

The show will feature graphite drawings, paintings, a vibrant glass panel and photographs taken by faculty during their world travels and adventures.


THE BUST OF STEAMBOAT, THE CHIEF THEATER

813 Lincoln Ave., 720-425-0522

Preview the artwork that will be auctioned off at the 13th Annual Bust of Steamboat.  The art will be on display from 5-8pm.  Each piece contains a creative image of a bra or bust.The Bust of Steamboat raises funds for local women in their fight against breast cancer.  www.thebustofsteamboat.org


URBANE

703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 879-9169

URBANE presents Colorado Native & shop employee Sheldon Sickles.  This installment showcases a different perspective on life.   Join us to see a fun & witty collection of Sheldon's latest and greatest pieces.  5-8pm. United Way Meet and Greet Host