First Friday Artwalk listings for Sept. 2, 2016 |

First Friday Artwalk listings for Sept. 2, 2016

Madeleine Erps, 6, gazes at artwork on the wall of the Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts during First Friday Artwalk on Friday. First Friday Artwalk events will take place from 5 to 8 p.m in downtown Steamboat Springs.
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Jace Romick Gallery, 813 Lincoln Ave. inside the Chief Theatre, 970-846-3877

Jace Romick R Diamond Gallery features local photographer Jace Romick’s photography and frames. Photographs capturing the American West and its lifestyle are paired with Romick’s handcrafted artisanal frames. Also representing world-renowned turn of the century Native American photographer Roland Read.

Gallery 89, 1009 Lincoln Ave., 970-439-8196

An exciting new art gallery that Steamboat Today describes as “combining contemporary art with more traditional works.”  Seamlessly fusing international visions with local talent, Gallery 89 spans the aesthetic spectrum with compelling and provocative art.  The September Artwalk theme is “Earth of Liquid Trees.”

Creekside Cafe & Grill, 131 11th St., 970-879-4925

Creekside will host the opening of “Convergence, Color and Water,” a selection of watercolor paintings by various local artists. The show continues until Sept. 29.

Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St., 970-879-9008

The main gallery exhibit is “Soaring Spaces,” a breathtaking photographic journey into New York Now by Fred Hodder. Dynamic kinetic sculptures by Robert Delaney and an exquisite chakra vase series by Jody Elston will also be featured.

Fhysical Elements Personal Training, Ninth and Oak streets, 970-846-0828

Alison G. Zimmerman’s photography will be featured in “One View: Wise Aspirations.” With a passion to discover the unknown, Zimmerman’s photography puts off the energy she has created for herself throughout her travels in Peru, Alaska and Hawaii.  Infused water and healthy snacks will be served.

Harwigs/L’Apogee, 911 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-1919

Pencil drawings by artist Sandi Poltorak will be displayed at Harwig’s restaurant during the month of September. Join the artist during the First Friday Art Walk and enjoy still life and portraits of Native Americans.

Images of Nature Gallery, 730 Lincoln Ave., 970-871-1822

Legendary nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen has traveled the natural world for more than 40 years, observing and photographing Earth’s last great wild places. His work includes new releases from the Steamboat area and Mangelson’s newest critically-acclaimed book, “The Grizzlies of Pilgrim Creek.”

SkiTown Computing, 1104 Lincoln Ave., #102, 970-870-7984

Mack Maschmeier, a local graphic designer and illustrator, explores a linear illustration style using pen and ink. The show features a collection of freehand drawings of portraits and skulls, as well as some colorful minimalist cartography.

Steamboat Art Museum, 807 Lincoln Ave., 970-870-1755

SAM presents the 30th anniversary of the Plein Air Painters of America with an exhibit honoring the centennial of the National Parks. New paintings done by PAPA artists of the Yampa Valley are also included in this exhibit.  The Museum Store will feature local artist, photographer John Sullivan.

Steamboat Smokehouse, 912 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-7427

Born in Steamboat and raised in the Sierra Nevadas, Christina Uhl has found herself with a deep rooted love of all things natural and mountainous. She is mainly a photographer but also enjoys experimenting in multi-media art. This display features mostly photography but also includes functional and recycled art spanning many materials and themes.

Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts, 837 Lincoln Ave., 970-846-5970

First Friday Artwalk will focus on the artist member gallery featuring outstanding work from 25 local and regional artists with contemporary paintings, photography, fiber and glass in all sizes and mediums.  New landscapes from Ken Elliott will also be showcased. Complimentary wine and snacks will be served.

Urbane, 703 Lincoln Ave., Suite B101, 970-879-9169

Urbane presents Lucas Laverty and his “Mastered None” eclectic show displaying paintings, skateboards, hand-screenprinted T-shirts and patched hats and handmade knives.

Wild Horse Gallery, 802 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-5515

Wild Horse Gallery will present new oil paintings by David Harms.

Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St., 970-879-9008

The featured Barn Raising exhibit is dedicated to the fascinating subject of rustic barns as experienced through the eyes and hands of specially selected local artists. A variety of mediums will be used from painting to photography to exquisite jewelry made from barn materials and more. “A Fractured Line — Memoirs of an Architect” by artist Katie Keifer will be in the Platform Gallery.

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