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Events • October 7, 2016

Anything Goes 2016 Exhibit @ Litmus Gallery & Studios

The Anything Goes 2016 exhibit showcases the works of more than 40 local artists in an outstanding range of original visual art including traditional, contemporary, and avant-garde creations. See artists challenging traditional practices of visual art using a wide range of techniques, including paintings, photography, sculpture, and mixed media.

Brasco Haunted House @ Brasco ///

You can expect a mysterious mixture of scary characters at the 1st Annual Brasco /// “First FRIGHT Day”. First FRIGHT Day is a haunted house experience unlike any other. Come enjoy free beer, free food and free scares!

Burst Of Color @ Local Color Gallery

Local Color Gallery 311 W. Martin St. - Raleigh Warehouse District www.localcoloraleigh.com First Friday, October 7, 6 pm - 9:30 pm Featuring two artists, different techniques Adrien Montoya and Lizzie Bailey: "Burst of Color". Works in mixed media and stained glass. Local Color offers the opportunity to meet and interact directly with the artists every First Friday. Thru October 29.

Elsie Dinsmore Popkin: The Art of Carolina @ Gallery C

Please join us in celebrating the mesmerizing work of the late great Elsie Dinsmore Popkin at the exhibition’s opening on October 7th from 6-9pm. This show focuses primarily on works of hers that were painted in North Carolina, with a few exceptions. Scenery depicted includes, but is not limited to, the luscious SECCA Gardens and the surrounding Reynolda House landscape. Elsie Dinsmore Popkin was a talented and dynamic artist and activist living in Winston-Salem, NC. Popkin worked in pastels, and was well known for her lush and vivid landscapes. She painted numerous landscapes of North Carolina and painted on location in New York, Japan and Taiwan. Elsie Dinsmore Popkin was also a long time member of the President’s Council of Cornell Women; she graduated from the Art, Architecture and Planning College at Cornell University with a B.F.A. in 1958.

First Friday - Free Acoustic Music, Wine and Apps @ The Gramercy Glenwood South

Enjoy live acoustic music, 2 local artist, free wine from Raleigh Wine Shop, free appetizers from Plates Kitchen and free cupcakes from Indulge Sweet Treats, in our new clubroom. Our brand new amenities will be showcased out on our beautiful patio and pool area with a view of downtown. You don't want to miss out on the opportunity to see what the NEW GRAMERCY has to offer or the Free treats!

Introducing Nicole’s Studio Artists in Residence @ Nicole's Studio and Art Gallery

After 16 years Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery is undergoing a major transition from a traditional gallery to one that will include four Artists in Residence; Nicole White Kennedy, Eileen Hendren, Errol Engelbrecht & Renee Crawford. Each artist will have the opportunity to exhibit a large body of their works in the gallery and have a shared painting space where visitors can meet the artists and view works in progress. Artists in Residence will be autonomous and have a “gallery within a gallery”, yet also have the unique opportunity to continue their creative path under the umbrella of Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery. Established in 2000, Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery is the only gallery in the Triangle to showcase and promote emerging to professional artists in an environment that also provides world class art workshops with local to national master painter/instructors. The gallery will continue to represent the current artists roster by providing unique solo shows throughout the year.

Cost: Free

Life in the City with Bert Sult & Nicole Kennedy @ Caffé Luna
Exhibition Dates: Oct 7-Nov 30

Life in the City with artists, Bert Sult & Nicole Kennedy, feature paintings in watercolor and oils from New York to Paris, London, Barcelona

Light & Air - John Hartmann & Lauren Crahan of Freecell Architecture @ Artspace

Artists Lauren Crahan, John Hartmann, Tak Cheung, Sam McBride and Gia Wolff of Brooklyn-Based Freecell Architecture will create a site-specific architectural installation that will transform Gallery One and offer visitors a new experience of the space in the gallery. These artists are known for their ability to shift our understanding of physical space and to encourage a more open and imaginative understanding of the world around us.

Cost: Free

Meet the Artist: Adele Yonchak @ MA Allen Interiors

Join us for First Friday, Oct. 7 featuring the stunning works of Adele Moore Yonchak of Charlotte, NC. Adele will be in Raleigh for one night, showcasing a selection of original work available for purchase at MA Allen Interiors. Drop by the studio for a drink, meet Adele and bring a piece home for your collection!

Meet the Maker Featuring CA Candle Company @ Retro Modern Furnishings

Join us this coming October First Friday for a celebration of Fall and to meet the owners of C.A Candle Company. They will be popping up in the store with their candle collection and some of their new Fall scents! Chris and Angel, handmake candles in small batches in Benson, NC using natural soy-based wax. They were motivated to start making their own candles when they realized store bought parrafin wax candles produced nasty and unsightly soot rings and had other potentially harmful affects. Each candle they produce is created through a lengthy process involving time, temperature, and climate control. Learn more about their process and the story of their business online here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=nSJ0YEHqc8A Come meet them in person at Retro Modern on October 7!

October First Friday @ Linda Dallas' Art Studio @ Linda Dallas' Art Studio

Stop by my studio for October First Friday. My special guest artists are Anne Terry and Gwen Weaver. Autumn is here and I hope you can join us as we fall for art this season. We have delicious art and a refreshing glass of cucumber-rosemary shrub waiting just for you.

Studio R.E.D. First Friday! @ Studio R.E.D.

Studio R.E.D is open for First Friday this and every First Friday. Located at 20 Glenwood Avenue, we have a large selection of fine art of all styles and price ranges. Acrylic, oil, concrete and mixed media. The art is beautiful and the wine is flowing!

Anything Goes 2016 Exhibit @ Litmus Gallery & Studios

The Anything Goes 2016 exhibit showcases the works of more than 40 local artists in an outstanding range of original visual art including traditional, contemporary, and avant-garde creations. See artists challenging traditional practices of visual art using a wide range of techniques, including paintings, photography, sculpture, and mixed media.

Burst Of Color @ Local Color Gallery

Local Color Gallery 311 W. Martin St. - Raleigh Warehouse District www.localcoloraleigh.com First Friday, October 7, 6 pm - 9:30 pm Featuring two artists, different techniques Adrien Montoya and Lizzie Bailey: "Burst of Color". Works in mixed media and stained glass. Local Color offers the opportunity to meet and interact directly with the artists every First Friday. Thru October 29.

Elsie Dinsmore Popkin: The Art of Carolina @ Gallery C

Please join us in celebrating the mesmerizing work of the late great Elsie Dinsmore Popkin at the exhibition’s opening on October 7th from 6-9pm. This show focuses primarily on works of hers that were painted in North Carolina, with a few exceptions. Scenery depicted includes, but is not limited to, the luscious SECCA Gardens and the surrounding Reynolda House landscape. Elsie Dinsmore Popkin was a talented and dynamic artist and activist living in Winston-Salem, NC. Popkin worked in pastels, and was well known for her lush and vivid landscapes. She painted numerous landscapes of North Carolina and painted on location in New York, Japan and Taiwan. Elsie Dinsmore Popkin was also a long time member of the President’s Council of Cornell Women; she graduated from the Art, Architecture and Planning College at Cornell University with a B.F.A. in 1958.

Introducing Nicole’s Studio Artists in Residence @ Nicole's Studio and Art Gallery

After 16 years Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery is undergoing a major transition from a traditional gallery to one that will include four Artists in Residence; Nicole White Kennedy, Eileen Hendren, Errol Engelbrecht & Renee Crawford. Each artist will have the opportunity to exhibit a large body of their works in the gallery and have a shared painting space where visitors can meet the artists and view works in progress. Artists in Residence will be autonomous and have a “gallery within a gallery”, yet also have the unique opportunity to continue their creative path under the umbrella of Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery. Established in 2000, Nicole’s Studio & Art Gallery is the only gallery in the Triangle to showcase and promote emerging to professional artists in an environment that also provides world class art workshops with local to national master painter/instructors. The gallery will continue to represent the current artists roster by providing unique solo shows throughout the year.

Cost: Free

Light & Air - John Hartmann & Lauren Crahan of Freecell Architecture @ Artspace

Artists Lauren Crahan, John Hartmann, Tak Cheung, Sam McBride and Gia Wolff of Brooklyn-Based Freecell Architecture will create a site-specific architectural installation that will transform Gallery One and offer visitors a new experience of the space in the gallery. These artists are known for their ability to shift our understanding of physical space and to encourage a more open and imaginative understanding of the world around us.

Cost: Free

October First Friday @ Linda Dallas' Art Studio @ Linda Dallas' Art Studio

Stop by my studio for October First Friday. My special guest artists are Anne Terry and Gwen Weaver. Autumn is here and I hope you can join us as we fall for art this season. We have delicious art and a refreshing glass of cucumber-rosemary shrub waiting just for you.

Studio R.E.D. First Friday! @ Studio R.E.D.

Studio R.E.D is open for First Friday this and every First Friday. Located at 20 Glenwood Avenue, we have a large selection of fine art of all styles and price ranges. Acrylic, oil, concrete and mixed media. The art is beautiful and the wine is flowing!

Meet the Maker Featuring CA Candle Company @ Retro Modern Furnishings

Join us this coming October First Friday for a celebration of Fall and to meet the owners of C.A Candle Company. They will be popping up in the store with their candle collection and some of their new Fall scents! Chris and Angel, handmake candles in small batches in Benson, NC using natural soy-based wax. They were motivated to start making their own candles when they realized store bought parrafin wax candles produced nasty and unsightly soot rings and had other potentially harmful affects. Each candle they produce is created through a lengthy process involving time, temperature, and climate control. Learn more about their process and the story of their business online here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=nSJ0YEHqc8A Come meet them in person at Retro Modern on October 7!

Brasco Haunted House @ Brasco ///

You can expect a mysterious mixture of scary characters at the 1st Annual Brasco /// “First FRIGHT Day”. First FRIGHT Day is a haunted house experience unlike any other. Come enjoy free beer, free food and free scares!

First Friday - Free Acoustic Music, Wine and Apps @ The Gramercy Glenwood South

Enjoy live acoustic music, 2 local artist, free wine from Raleigh Wine Shop, free appetizers from Plates Kitchen and free cupcakes from Indulge Sweet Treats, in our new clubroom. Our brand new amenities will be showcased out on our beautiful patio and pool area with a view of downtown. You don't want to miss out on the opportunity to see what the NEW GRAMERCY has to offer or the Free treats!

Meet the Artist: Adele Yonchak @ MA Allen Interiors

Join us for First Friday, Oct. 7 featuring the stunning works of Adele Moore Yonchak of Charlotte, NC. Adele will be in Raleigh for one night, showcasing a selection of original work available for purchase at MA Allen Interiors. Drop by the studio for a drink, meet Adele and bring a piece home for your collection!

Life in the City with Bert Sult & Nicole Kennedy @ Caffé Luna
Exhibition Dates: Oct 7-Nov 30

Life in the City with artists, Bert Sult & Nicole Kennedy, feature paintings in watercolor and oils from New York to Paris, London, Barcelona