Lane Arts Council presents the First Friday ArtWalk year-round in Downtown Eugene.  Take the guided tour and follow the host to hear from the featured artists, or explore the other galleries and venues from 5:30-8pm on your own.  This event happens rain or shine, and is always free!

Upcoming – November 4th First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council continues the celebration of our 40th Anniversary with the November 4th First Friday ArtWalk, hosted by James Aday, one of the founding members of Lane Arts Council.  James is a theatre artist who also explores fused glass and easel painting.  He created and curated Kairos Gallery when it was open and served as Cultural Arts Supervisor for Eugene Parks and Recreation in the 1980s.  The First Friday ArtWalk guided tour begins at 5:30pm at Oregon Art Supply (1020 Pearl St).  Full details can be found below.  ArtWalk is from 5:30-8pm and always free!

Special thanks to Greenhill Humane Society for sponsoring this ArtWalk and our media sponsor Eugene Magazine.

Check out a sneak peek of work you will see at the ArtWalk on our Facebook page.

November 4th First Friday ArtWalk Guided Tour Stops

zoe-cohen-8-oregon-art-supplyStop #1. 5:30 PM
Oregon Art Supply
(1020 Pearl St)
Oregon Art Supply presents “SIX / 6X6,” a show that asked artists to create 6 different 6”x6” pieces.  Artists include Beverly Soasey, Jan Halvorsen, Zoe Cohen, Rebecca Mannheimer, Sarah…Read more

Stop #2. 6 PM
Vistra Framing & Gallery
(160 E Broadway)
Nancy Frances Cheeseman showcases new black and white abstracts in the exhibit “Nothing is Black or White –It’s Just Not that Simple.”  She states, “The term black and white is an…Read more

Stop #3. 6:30 PM
Karin Clarke Gallery
(760 Willamette St)
ArtWalk Highlight!  Tallmadge Doyle exhibits her new series of etchings and monoprints titled “Shifting Migrations,”  based on the moments of transition in nature, like the flutter of a butterfly wing. All…Read more

Stop #4. 7 PM
(76 W Broadway)
Shadowfox hosts the opening reception of “Art Bar Originals.” The exhibit showcases artwork by participants of the weekly Art Bar event, which creates an open, accepting space….Read more

Stop #5. 7:30
Natural Burial Company Pop-Up Show (943 Olive Street)
The Natural Burial Company, the first business in the US to sell woven wicker coffins to the general public, and a national leader in promoting biodegradable burial goods as a way of changing how we…Read more

This ArtWalk is sponsored by Greenhill Humane Society, SPCA, which provides safe shelter for animals in transition, serves as advocates for animals and their people, works to end animal overpopulation, and educates the public about compassion and responsibility towards all animals. The 9th Annual Art for Animals is Friday, November 11th at 7pm at the Ninkasi Admin Building (155 Blair Blvd).  Also, a thank you to our media sponsor, Eugene Magazine.


Participating ArtWalk Galleries & Businesses


6. Goldworks Jewelry Art Studio
(169 E Broadway)  Website
Original jewelry by Goldworks staff.

7. The Lincoln Gallery
(309 W 4th) Ave)
The “ArtChics Annual Art Sale and Benefit,” which benefits OSLP Arts & Culture Program.  The ArtChics artists include Dena Amend, Mija Marie Andrade, Georgeanne Cooper, Deborah Dailey-McIlrath, Mari Livie, Kasey White, Charissa Black-McKay, and Tylar Merrill, with guest artists Char Decker and Lin Lundberg. Dates: November 4, 4-9pm and November 5, 11-4pm

8. OUT ON A LIMB Gallery
(191 E Broadway)   Owner’s Blog
Sarah Sedwick shows new still lives and portraits.  OUT ON A LIMB Gallery also celebrates 5 years!

9. Pacific Rim Art Guild
(160 E Broadway, basement)
“Abundance,” work based on plein air pieces completed by guild members, depicting places all around the area.

10. White Lotus Gallery
(767 Willamette St)
Linocut prints by Connie Mueller that show the natural beauty of her hometown and the varied landscapes of Oregon, as well as paintings and drawings by Mike Van that exude his love of birds and animals.  Through November 29th. 


11. Capitello Wines
(540 Charnelton St)
Original paintings and prints by Celeste Schield Jacobi. This body of work showcases the transitional style of colors and shapes in surreal and illustrative subjects.  More info:

12. Cowfish
(62 W Broadway)  Facebook
Paintings by Isaac Hall.

13. Euphoria Chocolate Company
(946 Willamette St)  
Watercolors by Daemion Lee.  This collection is a result of his explorations of the local area this last summer.

14. Oregon Wine Lab
(488 Lincoln St)  Website
A show exhibiting work by Oregon Glass Guild (OGG) members from across the state. Techniques and media used by members include stained glass, fusing, glass blowing, glass casting, lampworking, glass mosaics, neon and more.

15. Red Wagon Creamery
(55 W Broadway)
“Uuhhh,” work by James Donnelly.

16. Starlight Lounge
(830 Olive St)
Oil paintings by Jim Duncan, painted in a style that loosely combines portraiture and surrealism.

17. Townshend’s Teahouse
(41 W Broadway)  Website
A series of oil paintings by Amy McComb inspired by the natural beauty of Oregon forests and greenery. Her paintings are bright and sharp, depicting some of her favorite textures and shapes found in the outdoors. Also: A special tasting from Thomas & Sons Distillery, the new distilled spirits project from Townshend’s Tea Company. Offerings include a family of tea liqueurs, Italian amari (bitter liqueurs), and other botanical spirits, all distilled from a fermentation of tea and sugar.


18. Broadway Commerce Center (44 W Broadway) 
Multicultural Children’s Art Museum & Education Center introduces their organization to the public! Exhibits include children’s artworks created by students ages 5 to 11 of the Little Owl School of Arts, work submitted to the Young Artists with Disabilities contest, and work and photos related to the multilingual (English-French-Russian) production of the children’s play Buzzer-Fly.  During the Art Walk, children will perform a scene from the Buzzer-Fly play and a doll-maker who makes traditional cloth dolls typical for the cultures of Eastern Europe gives a presentation.  The EuZine Fest art exhibit “Monsters and Hands” will be on display on the 2nd floor.

19. ECO Sleep Solutions and Gallery
(25 E 8th Ave)   
Felted wool home décor and apparel by Tylar Merrill; clay tile collages by Annie Heron; wall art by Mari Livie; whimsical hand painted wood and linen pieces and hand painted silk apparel by Lybi Thomas; stone carvings, wood sculptures and imaginative, fanciful masks by Cedar Caredio; and Luminessence light sculptures by Stephen White.

20. Eugene Public Library
(100 W 10th Ave)   
Music: A delightful concert by the West Winds Flute Choir. Starts at 6pm.

21. Fertilab
(44 W 7th Ave) 
Watershed Arts and Fertilab present the next stage of their joint project: “The HP 3-D Sprout Printer” and works by artists Wesley Hurd and Allison Hyde in the show “In the Stillness.”

22. gilt+gossamer
(873 Willamette St)   
Prints by Celeste Schield Jacobi. This body of work showcases the transitional style of colors and shapes in surreal and illustrative subjects.  More info:

23. The Jazz Station
(124 W Broadway)
Work by New Zone Gallery members. Gallery closes at 7pm.  Music: Spencer Doidge and Christoph Greine, 5:15-7pm, FREE.  David Valdez & Weber play the music of Monk, 8-10:30pm, $12.

24. Mosaic Fair Trade Collection
(28 E Broadway)
Beautiful hand-knit winter woolies from Peru and Bolivia, made with alpaca wool, and tastings of new fair trade organic wines!

25. Passionflower Design
(128 E Broadway)
A Pop Up Basket Shop with Monroe weaver Chris Domagala.  Chris brings a selection of handwoven baskets, trugs, and backpacks.  During the ArtWalk, she demonstrates how to add a handle and some basic basket weaves.

26. St Vincent de Paul
(100 East 11th Ave)  
Work by St Vincent’s resident artists, including designer and upcycling artist Mitra DeMirza Chester, glass artist Christopher Jenkins, and collages and paintings by Marilyn Kent.

27. Threadbare
(445 Lincoln Street)
“HAUNTED,” a group art show and flatstock sale. Local artists, including several screen printers, have spooky art on display.

Find out about special events happening during the ArtWalk!