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2nd Friday ArtWalk This Week

 2nd Friday ArtWalk
Friday, January 8
6 pm to 9 pm
ArtWalking and ArtShopping at Womancraft Gallery.

The 2nd Friday ArtWalk features galleries, retail shops, studios, and venues throughout Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Experience the creative arts scene in our community and socialize with other art lovers! Venues offer live music, food, activities, and more. 
  • Click Here  for a list of participating venues this month. 
  • Click Here to print out a map and plan your ArtWalk.



This Month on the ArtWalk:
  • Reception for The Human Touch, Portraits of Care at FRANK Gallery
  • Winter! Wonderful! at Womancraft!
  • Reception for "Tempus Immortales" at Vespertine and This & That Gift Gallery
  • Reception for Artist Molly Cassidy at Caffe Driade
  • Opening Reception for "Grey Area" by Erin Oliver and Constance Pappalardo 
  • Opening Reception for January's Emerging Artist Claire Drysdale
  • The Art of Krave Opening Reception
  • Opening Reception for Jason and Shireen Green at Open Eye Cafe
  • DSI Comedy Theater shows with Free (online) tickets

SHIMMER: The Art of Light: Friday, February 11 from 6 pm to 11 pm. SHIMMER is a free outdoor event that will light up downtown Chapel Hill and Carrboro on the 2nd Friday ArtWalk in February with illuminated art installations and projection. Works by artists from 8 different states at 20 different locations will lit up our downtown.  
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The Downtown Partnership manages the 2nd Friday ArtWalk for all of Chapel Hill and Carrboro. The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership bring together the resources of the Town, University and downtown community to maintain, enhance and promote downtown as the social, cultural, and spiritual center of Chapel Hill through economic development. Contact Meg McGurk at 919-967-9440 or / 

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