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2nd Friday ArtWalk This Week in Chapel Hill & Carrboro!

 2nd Friday ArtWalk
Friday, March 11
6 pm to 9 pm

The 2nd Friday ArtWalk features galleries, retail shops, studios, and venues throughout Chapel Hill and Carrboro.  Click here to see the list of venues that are participating! 

The ArtWalk is a great opportunity to experience the creative arts scene in our community, explore venues, and socialize with other art lovers! Venues offer live music, food, activities, and more. 

Buy local art in all mediums; handmade jewelry, scarves, paper goods, ceramics, fine art, and more. Click here for a map.


FRANK Gallery is an artist's collective that sells all mediums of art and partners extensively with the community and nonprofits on engaging programming and events.
This Month on the ArtWalk:
  • Palette Knife Paintings by Karin Neuvirth at Weaver St Realty
  • Paintings & Sculptures by Denver Carlstrom at Open Eye
  • Opening Reception at FRANK Gallery
  • Mixed Media Art Exhibit "Express" by Dacy Poe at Art Therapy Institute
  • Featured Artist at Caffe Driade: St. George
  • Reception for artist Jamie B. Wolcott; Illustration Exhibit at The Beehive
  • Open House with Photographer David Jesse at Perch Studios
  • Artist Trudy Thomson at NC Craft Gallery
  • UNBOUND at Chapel Hill Public Library
  • Opening Reception for The ArtsCenter's AfterSchool Students' Exhibition
  • Opening Reception for The ArtsCenter's Annual Student Exhibition
  • Parents' Night Out at Kidzu Children's Musuem
Two Opportunities for Artists:

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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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