Sunday, October 17, 2004
The next Downtown Friday Gallery Walk has been scheduled for the evening before the 10th annual Lawrence ArtWalk. The following venues will be open from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday featuring artists who work in a variety of media:
¢ Ad Astra Galleria, 205 W. Eighth St., 856-4653, featuring a preview exhibition for the 10th annual Lawrence ArtWalk, through Oct. 24.
¢ Celestial Iron Works, Back to the Garden, 619 N. Second St., featuring metal sculpture by Steen Kjorlie, ongoing.
¢ Diane's Artisan Gallery, 801 1/2 Mass., Suite C, 856-1155, featuring Lawrence resident David Hamby's hand turned and handcrafted writing pens in a variety of exotic woods and styles; Tasha Rose's hand-dyed silk/vintage kimono scarves; and George Bucquet's sculptural glass bowls, ongoing. Hamby will be on hand during the gallery walk to discuss his process, materials and styles.
¢ Fields Gallery, 712 Mass., 842-7187, featuring still life oil paintings by Paula Hauser Leffel, Friday through Jan. 23.
¢ Kimbari, 15 W. Ninth St., 842-1067, featuring tribal art, handmade rugs and kilims from around the globe. Currently showcasing a selection of Middle Eastern copper, jewelry and rugs.
¢ Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., 843-2787, featuring "Drawing Lawrence: Drawings by Michael Krueger on the occasion of Lawrence's Sesquicentennial" and "Rules and Regulations 1-7: Sculpture and Photographs by Marc Berghaus," galleries, through November; and "Healing through the Arts," an art exhibit to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month, lobby, through October.
¢ Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt., 843-3833, featuring the Downtown Tuesday Painters, gallery and entrances; as well as Dian Hauser's mixed media on metal and Laura Kimble's drawings and watercolors, auditorium, through October.
¢ Olive Gallery and Art Supply, 15 E. Eighth St., 331-4114, featuring "Dead Pets for Sale," by Julie Black, through October.
¢ Phoenix Gallery, 919 Mass., 843-0080, featuring a special collection of Jane Domko's fused glass plates and jewelry, ongoing.
- Saturday, October 23, 2004, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St., Lawrence
- All ages / Free
¢ Signs of Life Gallery, 722 Mass., 830-8030, featuring the expressive calligraphy of Timothy R. Botts and the Kansas landscapes of Terence Koehn, as well as new works by gallery artists Joan Bohlig, Pierre Bollier, Jeremiah Colonna-Romano, Sara Hayward, Jeffrey Lewis, James Lipovac, Paul Powis, Heather Smith Jones, George Wingate and James Winn, ongoing.
¢ Silver Works and More, 715 Mass., 842-1460, featuring Sharon Harker, jewelry designer and Kansas University graduate, and Donna Polsend, a studio potter and Kansas City Art Institute graduate, ongoing.
¢ Southwest and More, 722 Mass., 843-0141, featuring Don Dane's cowboy/western watercolors and drawings, ongoing.
¢ The Red Dresser, 524 N. Second St., 856-7877, featuring local artists and refurbished furniture.