Fresh Gallery hosts 2nd Saturday reception
16 participating locations offer an array of local, national, international art
If you missed the Sept. 2 Art Walk – or just can’t get enough – Second Saturday is for you!
Join us noon-5 p.m. on Saturday Sept. 10 for a Second Saturday, a laidback, daytime version of the Art Walk for all ages. Headlining the Sept. 10 event is Fresh Gallery Featured Artist Karla Breeding Trammell who invites you to a special Second Saturday Reception 2-4 p.m., plus enjoy original local, national and international art in 16 participating locations! To plan your custom Second Saturday experience, View and Print the Sept. 10 2nd Saturday Map
Art Inspired welcomes Artist Carrie Miller in September
Artist Carrie Miller says of her work “Drawing is spiritual to me personally. You could call it yoga/meditation. It makes me happy and I want to share my happiness”
Rosette Studios: Arts & Letters features Art by Dane Jones, Kendle Durden
Rosette Studios: Arts & Letters presents Gallery Artist Dane Jones with Weird and Winsome Wonders of the Wide Wide World and Featured Store Artist Kendle Durden
BookMarx hosts Featured Artist Arrow Rene
BookMarx invites you to enjoy the work of Featured Artist Arrow Rene and her show, O Lungo Drom
Obelisk Home presents Imagined: The Art of Daniel Flodin
Obelisk Home marks the return of one of the Walk’s favorite artists with Imagined: The Art of Daniel Flodin
MSU Brick City welcomes Stewart Nachmias: Pulp Icons
MSU Brick City welcomes the wonderful, brightly colored and highly dimensional works of Stewart Nachmias: Pulp Icons
MSU Student Exhibition Center presents Denmark’s Gitte Kath
MSU Student Exhibition Center features Forty Years: Gitte Kath Posters, a phenomenal retrospective of the Danish artist’s work
Springfield Brewing Co. welcomes Featured Artist Sal Ceniceros
Springfield Brewing Co. is proud to present Featured Artist Sal Ceniceros, a photographer, printmaker and local neuropsychiatrist
September 2016 2nd Saturday Guide
Art Inspired, 331 S. Campbell, the northwest corner of Campbell and Walnut, presents Featured Artist Carrie Miller for September. From the Artist: “My style is more about freedom of expression than beauty; that’s why most of the faces may not be considered attractive by most people and the backgrounds are patterned. Inspiration comes from nature and how I feel at the time that I start an image. Drawing is spiritual to me personally. You could call it yoga/meditation. It makes me happy and I want to share my happiness.” (417) 868-8084 Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. M-Sat
Rosette Studios: Arts & Letters, 214 S. Campbell, presents Gallery Artist Dane Jones with Weird and Winsome Wonders of the Wide Wide World and Featured Store Artist Kendle Durden in September.
From Artist Dane Jones: “My work derives from the ample supply of scraps, recycled materials, found objects, garbage, and many more things from our throwaway society. I ask my viewers to search and find something that could be responsible for opening new ideas or thoughts on how we use and manipulate materials. Looking at things differently, learning to see things in a new form and developing your own ideas from that experience, that is where I wish the viewer to go.”
From Kendle Durden: “There are two things that are important to me about my work – it has to be functional, and it has to keep me entertained. Since attaining my BFA from MSU in 2011 I have been striving to make work that fits well in the hand and is also well made. At the same time, I came to the realization that I would have to keep my work ‘fresh’ to prevent boredom. So while my themes may stay similar, the individual items still can make me laugh and are often a springboard for other ideas. Although the best part is often the reactions from other people; from ‘….Eewwwww’ to ‘Awesome!’” (417) 987-9155 www.artsandlettersspringfield.com
BookMarx, 325 E. Walnut St., Ste. 101, presents Featured Artist Arrow Rene and her show, O Lungo Drom.
From the Artist: “This body of work explores a journey of being thrust into the bowels of growth and reflection metaphysically and literally. Experimenting with plants, reclaimed wood and often forgotten objects.”
Arrow has been painting since she can remember. She is often inspired by dreams, which are expressed in surreal images using paints, clays, and natural and found materials.
Her travels, time living in the Pacific Northwest as well as her love for street art can be found in her work. www.facebook.com/bookmarxbooks
European Café by Sweet Couture, 207 Park Central East, a proud Art Walk sponsor, invites you to enjoy its regular displays of local art and wildly creative edibles. www.417EuropeanCafe.com (417) 942-5055 Open 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m. M-Th, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. F & Sat Note: European Café is a Night Owl Art Walk location: open until 11 p.m.
Fresh Gallery, 400 W. Walnut, presents Featured Artist Karla Breeding Trammell and her month-long exhibit, Beauty Often Missed. A multitalented, award-winning artist, Karla Breeding Trammell’s works range from two-dimensional paintings and drawings to jewelry design. Her paintings are mesmerizing and exquisitely detailed. She enjoys painting and drawing in graphite, charcoal, pen and ink, watercolor, oil and acrylic, specializing in nature, wildlife, portraits, landscapes and architectural renderings.
Born and raised in the Eastern Arkansas Delta and inspired by her piano teacher, Breeding Trammell, taught herself how to paint and draw because her school had no art program.
Breeding Trammell has had several one-woman shows with her two-dimensional art, won national recognition for her work, illustrated several regional and national publications and designed a set of figurines for singer and actress Della Reese. Among her many awards, she was honored to have her work chosen for Watercolor USA at the Springfield Art Museum in 2012, 2013 and 2016, winning awards in 2012 and 2013.
Fresh Gallery invites you downtown for Second Saturday Sept. 10 when Karla will hold a special reception for her new works 2-4 p.m. www.freshgallery.org (417) 862-9300 Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. T-Sat, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. during Art Walk
The History Museum on the Square at the Fox Theatre, 157 Park Central Square, presents, From Paintbrushes to Pincushions ~ The History of Women’s Artistry in the Ozarks. This exciting new display features local artwork created by women from the 1870s through the 1950s. Also, during the month of September travel “Along the Mother Road through Springfield” in the theater. Free Museum night for First Friday Art Walk (regular admission applied on Second Saturday). (417) 831-1976 www.historymuseumonthesquare.org Summer gallery exhibit open 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-Sat. through Sept. 24
Hotel Vandivort, 305 E. Walnut St., a proud Art Walk sponsor, is an upscale boutique hotel featuring An Array of Outstanding Art. Hotel Vandivort invites you to experience its unique atmosphere, art and upscale dining at The Order. Open for First Friday and Second Saturday (417) 832-1515 www.hotelvandivort.com
MSU Brick City Gallery, 215 W. Mill, presents Stewart Nachmias: Pulp Icons. Amusement parks, musicians, puppetry, and personal mandalas are the themes of New York City-based Stewart Nachmias’s cast paper prints, created from deeply carved wood blocks and inked directly to act as molds for hand-dyed paper pulp. Fraught with humor, the resulting low-relief prints share the excitement, danger, and whimsy of urban life and performance. View his work at www.stewartnachmias.com (417) 836-6794 http://art.missouristate.edu/148370.htm Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. M-Fri, noon-5 p.m. Sat and by appointment; closed Sunday and University holidays
MSU Student Exhibition Center, 838 E. Walnut St., presents Forty Years: Gitte Kath Posters Thanks to the Jesse Kuhn Visiting Artist Fund, the Department of Art & the Design and Department of Theater & Dance is hosting Gitte Kath, internationally recognized multidisciplinary artist from Denmark. Enjoy the Art Walk reception at the SEC, plus hear Gitte Kath speak at 5:30 p.m. at Brick City One, Room 312! (417) 836-6999 www.sec.misssouristate.edu Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. M-F, noon-5 p.m. Sat; closed major holidays and University holidays
Obelisk Home at the Inspired Commerce Building, 214 W. Phelps, marks the return of one of the Walk’s favorite artists with Imagined: The Art of Daniel Flodin.
Artist Statement: Imagined is an unguided journey into atmospheres, structures and shapes.
“The paintings in this body of work were executed without reference. Perhaps a thought or a daydream served as inspiration, but the process of creation did not include a photo or object to guide me. It was enjoyable to work in this way; I painted in an entirely organic fashion and allowed imagination to take control!
“As you view the work, allow your imagination to lead the way. My inspiration and your interpretation will likely be completely different. However, only your interpretation matters—nothing else.” —Daniel Flodin. (417) 616-6488 www.obeliskhome.com
Park Central Branch Library, 128 Park Central Square, invites you to enjoy its newest exhibit: Art by Members of Arc of the Ozarks. (417) 831-1342 http://facebook.com/thelibrary.org Open 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. M-Th and 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. F & Sat Closed Sunday.
Springfield Art Museum, 1111 E. Brookside Drive, a proud Art Walk sponsor, invites you to enjoy Watercolor USA 2016 and other ongoing exhibits during Second Saturday! (417) 837-570
Springfield Brewing Company, 305 S. Market Ave., presents Featured Artist Sal Ceniceros. From the Artist: “I was born and raised in San Diego, CA, and attended college at San Diego State University where I received a BFA in printmaking and photography. After several years of making art and teaching, I attended medical school and I am currently a neuropsychiatrist at OCH. During this time, I have continued to make art and have shows in several Chicago area galleries and locally. I have also had several pieces purchased by San Diego State and Southwestern College in California. My current body of work uses analog film and hand-crafted prints utilizing methods form the 1850s.” Note: Springfield Brewing Company is an Early Bird and a Night Owl Art Walk location: entertainment begins early at 5 p.m.; also open until Last Call on First Fridays.
Springfield Hot Glass Studio, 314 S. Campbell Ave., invites you to enjoy Live Demonstrations of the Glassblower’s Art for First Friday and Second Saturday in September. Gorgeous glass gourds abound as Hot Glass Studio rolls out the latest Fall Pumpkin designs! (417) 868-8181 www.springfieldhotglass.com Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. T-Sat
Springfield Pottery, 416 S. Campbell Ave., is a fine craft gallery and community clay center that not only produces a range of amazing ceramics, but also features examples of Fine Craft by over 45 Local, Regional and National Artists. Springfield Pottery welcomes you to First Friday and Second Saturday in September! (417) 864-4677 www.springfieldpottery.com Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. T-Sat
Transformation Gallery & Tattoo, 330 E. Walnut, is a venue for Original Fine Artwork by Gabe Tenneson and Austin Evans, Transformation serves as Springfield’s connection to the fine art movement within the tattoo genre and is dedicated to the furtherance of other classical art mediums. (417) 869-2338 www.transformationgallery.com Open 1-9 p.m. T-Sat