First Friday with the Arts
Are you an art lover? Enjoy viewing the newest art exhibits?
First Friday is Cape Girardeau’s premier art opening. With ten different venues to choose from you can meet the local artists, ask questions about their work, and experience the arts!
Enjoy wine tasting, soft drinks and refreshments, too!
All the galleries open at 5 p.m. and close at 9 p.m. the first Friday of each month. To see who's exhibiting at our galleries check out our Current Exhibits page. Come join us!
June 7 - June 29
Jake Wells & Alex Paulus
June 7, from 5 pm - 9 pm, Reception
Other First Friday Happenings Around Town!
Bilderbach Art Plaza
Artist of the month in the Front Window Gallery is Larry Braun. Braun is a 2009 Graduate of the New York Institute of Photography. His Recent studies have expanded his longtime interest in nature and rural photography to also include the creative artistic manipulations unique to digital photography.
Painted Wren Art Gallery
Painted Wren will feature a jewelry exhibit by local artist Cheryl Constien.
Mozaic Art Studio features work by gourd artist Steven Juhlin.
On display will be photographs by Dr. Joel Ray and drawing by Jeanie Eddleman.
Gallery of Inspiration
The Gallery of Inspiration proudly announces June's Artist of the Month: photographer Beverly J. Northcutt. A collection of her work is located in the gallery's front window display area.
Mozaic Art Studio
Black Door Gallery
The Black Door Gallery will feature landscapes and figurative work by Christy Spence-Moore.
The Artist Studio
The Artist Studio will be featuring Lauren Bishop as guest artist with her "Tattooed Shoes". Also on display will be new work by Judy Barks-Westrich.