* 419 Artifacts • 419 State Street
Eye Candy is a summer salon of art and design featuring photography, mixed media, and sculpture. Collections on display include boudoir-inspired bra art and photography by nationally recognized artists, carousel carving, historic advertising, mid-century game and bar items, and vintage clothing. Nostalgic penny candy and live piano music for your enjoyment. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments.
Artlore Studio • 3406 West Lake Road
I Am Magic, The Work of Nancy Bryan is a multi-medium exhibit and the first in a series of shows by artist and educator Nancy Bryan. Live music by Mike Abadon Faluz plus refreshments.
*B3 Gallery and Gifts • 1835 West 26th Street
Anniversary celebration to benefit Project Love. Art by Erin Zaiger features acrylic paint on reclaimed wood and canvas. Tip boards, wine giveaways, and a toy drive will also benefit Project Love. Live music by Late Notice Band. Refreshments. Project Love provides Christmas gifts to children who would otherwise go without.
Bayfront Gallery • 17 East Dobbins Landing
A very special exhibition of paintings in oil, acrylic, and watercolor titled Erie Art Legends features the work of Iverd, Plavcan, Lord, Sundberg, Anuszkiewicz, Schanz, Ahlgren, Stull and more. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments.
D’ Hopkins Denniston Gallery • 5 West 10th Street
Summer Breeze features oil, watercolor, acrylic and glass work. Join us for a beautiful summer evening of romantic landscapes. Browse the gallery with friends, and other art lovers. Refreshments, music and conversation. 10% of all painting’s proceeds benefit a charity of the buyers choice.
Ember+Forge • 401 State Street
Passionate about self-expression through artwork, Maclay’s Sibylline brings the artist’s inner dialogue to life with vivid watercolor and oil paint. Interwoven with symbolism, her work utilizes color and delicate lines to convey her interpretation of an ethereal realm of mysticism and harrowing fantasies. Live music plus refreshments.
* Erie Art Gallery • 24 West 8th Street
Cowboys are Dead is a solo exhibition of paintings by Jared Faulkner. “The show is a metaphor for the current state of being. Death to the way things used to be. Death to freedom. Death to nostalgia. Death to connection. This show is my rebellion because I believe it is all worth saving”, says Faulkner. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments.
Erie Insurance, The Events Center at The Firehouse • 414 French Street
Featuring the work of David Ludwick as well as 45 other local and regional artists, the Erie Insurance Event Center at The Firehouse, formerly The Pufferbelly Restaurant, is located at 414 French Street.
Glass Growers Gallery • 10 East 5th Street
On the Edge & Beyond by Marie Spaeder Haas is beyond traditional watercolor. This collection explores surfaces, pigments, formats, techniques, and subject matter that is cut and sewn, woven, pieced, dyed and printed. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments.
The Office of Dr. James Loeslein and Dr. Jack Jamison • 2220 West 8th Street
Featuring the photography, paintings, and mosaics of local artists and an all new kids corner displaying work from budding artists. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments and live music.
PACA Building, Elusive Fox Boutique & Erie ClaySpace • 1505 State Street, 3rd floor
Original and handmade ceramics by Erie ClaySpace Artists Association members. Try throwing a pot, tour the studio, or watch a potter’s wheel demonstration. Original artwork, ceramic pieces, and boutique items by Elusive Fox Boutique. Artist meet and greet plus refreshments.
Ralph Miller Jewelers (RMJ) Fine Jewelry Designers • 3330 West 26th Street
Presenting, “SUMMER SPARKLERS” featuring Whisper Images Landscapes by watercolor artist Marty M. Mueller. New, original handmade works of fine jewelry by RMJ Jewelry artists such as Liza Magee, Sally Griffin, and Janice and Daniel Niebauer; ceramics by California-based artist G. Lee Carlson; oil paintings by Daine Wenzel Pierce, and watercolors by Sally Griffin, Kevin Bednar, and Janice Niebauer. Artist meet and greet plus gourmet tastings by the Lavender Rabbit.
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