First Friday Artwalk listings for Sept. 7
September 4, 2012
Steamboat Springs — Artists' Gallery of Steamboat, 1009 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-4744
The Artists’ Gallery will be showing three gallery artists in "Night and Day”: Rick Meoli with contemporary Western art with the moon as the main theme, Maggie Smith with monoprints based on the randomness of life and Wendy Kowynia’s “Iterations 1-9,” explorations in knot twine, lace, woven linen and paper.
ArtWorks, 941 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-7596
An eclectic collection of functional decorative artwork created by local artisans, ArtWorks offers clay, fiber, glass, metal, paint, wood and everything in between. Displayed in an warehouse-like setting, come explore, browse and meet the artists.
Colorado Group Realty, 509 Lincoln Ave., 970-875-2917
Adam Eimers will be displaying his landscape photography featuring locations from across Colorado and the Western United States. Stop by to meet Eimers and hear the story behind each of the images.
Creekside Cafe & Grill, 131 11th St., 970-879-4925
Glenna Clark Olmsted, a longtime local and Steamboat real estate broker for 30 years, paints brilliantly colored oil and watercolor. Her new collection is called "Eating Out.”
Harwigs/L’Apogee, 911 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-1919
Harwigs is featuring new drawings and wood sculptures by local artist Brian Leach.
Mangelsen Images of Nature, 730 Lincoln Ave., 970-871-1822
Thomas D. Mangelsen was named Conservation Photographer of the Year. His work is featured at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and in Nature’s Best Magazine, and his Polar Play video went viral on YouTube after being featured on CBS News and MSN. Visit Mangelsen’s website here.
Rumor Design Studio, 345 Lincoln Ave., 970-819-9721
Two of Steamboat’s most talented artisans, woodworking artisan Brian Leach and local metal fabricator Cactus Nemec, collaborate to produce an array of stunning furniture concepts called ARTIFACT. Using a mix of reclaimed woods balanced with sleek metal accents, they have achieved a symmetry in design and style suitable for any home with an artful flare.
Sleeping Giant Gallery, 601 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-7143
Local art by nature photographer Don Tudor, Raku stoneware and porcelain by Brown Cannon.
Steamboat Art Museum, 807 Lincoln Ave., 970-870-1755
The Steamboat Art Museum presents "Rod Hanna: A 50-Year Photography Retrospective,” a view through the lens of one of Steamboat's legends. This exhibit covers early black and white documentary and sports photography, early Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. images and recent fine-art digital prints. Visit the Steamboat Art Museum’s website here.
Steamboat Springs Arts Council, 1001 13th St., 970-879-9008
Presenting three shows: “Nesting” from Jeanne Schneider, “Summer Art: Artist Member Exhibition” and “Geometry Satellite or the Curiosity Rover,” an off-site, pop-up exhibition in collaboration with K. Saari Gallery in Old Town Square, 635 Lincoln Ave.
Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts, 837 Lincoln Ave., 970-846-5970
Join the Center for Visual Arts for an evening of local art appreciation in the new gallery space. Thirty-five local artists will be exhibiting new work in all mediums. Complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres. Visit the Center for Visual Arts’ website here.
Steaming Bean Coffee Co., 635 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-3393
Stephanie Grey’s second contribution to the First Friday Artwalk features varied work and mediums, including gesso, pastel, charcoal and ink. A theme of collateralization is explored through a series of heart drawings, illustrating the organ’s ability to heal and grow after injury.
Urbane, 703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 970-879-9169
Urbane presents local artists Zak Nadzak and Aubree Arndt, who focus on mixed media using ink, colored pencil and Sharpies. Live music from Dra-la.
Wild Horse Gallery, 802 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-5515
Wild Horse Gallery will feature John Fawcett. Visit the gallery’s website here.