First Friday Artwalk listings for Nov. 2
October 30, 2012
Steamboat Springs — ■ Artists' Gallery of Steamboat, 1009 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-4744
The Artists' Gallery presents the “One Plus One Show." Gallery artists will share their space with an artistic partner — a mother, a daughter, an artist friend, a serious artist. Small works gallery: Artists display the sketches used to develop a finished piece.
■ artWorks, The Victoria Building, 941 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-7596
An eclectic collection of functional artwork by local artisans. This month’s featured artists: Chris Bradley, a contemplative woodworker whose company makes a wide variety of home furnishings primarily in beetle-killed pine, and Sharon Dwinell, who hand weaves tapestries employing a variety of fibers, beads, bells and other findings, each piece a unique mixture of texture and sound. http://www.steamboatartworks.com.
■ Colorado Group Realty, 509 Lincoln Ave., 970-875-2917
Kelli Poole is a young artist working in Steamboat who is inspired constantly by her surroundings. She is a contemporary artist painting traditional wildlife subject matter with contemporary color palettes and mark making. Her current work explores animal interaction of Northwest Colorado species.
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■ Comb Goddess, 1104 S. Lincoln Ave., Suite 102, 970-871-0606
Local artist and art teacher Susanmarie Oddo will feature her Kidspiration Collection. These one-of-a-kind paintings are inspired by local kids, depicting them as animals and insects. A must-see for kids of all ages that is sure to inspire smiles. Tasty treats will be served at this fun-filled reception, which also features original jewelry from local art teacher and artist Erin Kreis. 5 to 7 p.m.
■ Creekside Cafe & Grill, 131 11th St., 970-879-4925
An avid naturalist with an emotional eye for majestic scenery and the Earth's bountiful microcosms, Gavin Graham captures inspiring moments for all to enjoy. Deep respect for our planet is communicated through his art to your heart. Placing his art in your space bonds you to nature and life's staggering possibilities.
■ Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St., 970-879-9008
The Steamboat Springs Arts Council presents "Reconstruction," an exhibition of artworks created as part of an interactive project wherein regional artists respond to an abstract work by Gregory Block. Each 12-by-12 reconstructed artwork is for sale, and proceeds support visual arts programming.
■ Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, 68 Ninth St., 970-879-6830
Lyricology by Demdaco. A variety of artists has taken the most memorable lyrics that people know and love and put them onto canvas with shape and color. Presented as box canvas prints that will adorn the walls of the bookstore through the month of November at Off the Beaten Path Bookstore.
■ Rumor Design Studio, 345 Lincoln Ave., 970-819-9721
“An L.A. Story": Browse the work of four L.A. artists whose artworks have been collected from galleries across Los Angeles to be displayed in Steamboat. These are up-and-coming artists with amazing technique and unique vision. Featuring artists Reneé Fox, Michael Maas, Holly Williams and Tim Brock.
■ Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts, 837 Lincoln Ave., 970-846-5970
The Center for Visual Arts represents 35 local artists showing work ranging from fall representational landscapes to contemporary images in all mediums. The CVA also welcomes new Steamboat artist member Vicki Rudolph, who showcases her colorful large-canvas abstracts. Complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres, http://www.steamboatartcenter.com.
■ Steaming Bean Coffee Co., 635 S. Lincoln Ave., 970-879-3393
Presenting artwork submitted by Horizons Specialized Services. Some pieces were created at the Milestones Day Program while others were produced at weekly art classes taught by Suzy Holloran. A few selections are collaborative efforts between individuals and community volunteers who share a passion for art.
■ Urbane, 703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 970-879-9169
URBANE presents the Call for Local Artists show featuring about 15 works in a variety of mediums from Yampa Valley artists.
■ Wild Horse Gallery, 802 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-5515
Wild Horse Gallery will feature the Milky Way Nocturnes of local photographer Rod Hanna. http://www.wildhorsegallery.com or 970-819-2850.