A list of venues participating in Spring 2023 Gallery Night.
Friday, May 5, 2023 • 5–9 PM* • Free Admission
PLEASE NOTE: Due to current conditions related to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, some participating venues may have specific requests for visitors. Please follow all recommended and requested safety guidelines for this event.
*In addition, some venues have set their own hours outside of the 5–9 PM event.
A=Artist Talk or Demonstration
M=Live Music or Performance
A local paper and gift shop celebrating 15 years on State Street, featuring original designs by Madison artists on a variety of goods.
2 Artist and Craftsman Supply
Please join us from 5-7pm to celebrate the work of our artist for the month of May! If you’re feeling inspired to create, we’ll be offering 15% off all purchases made between 5-7pm.
3 Capitol Lakes
333 W Main Street • 608.283.2000 • retirement.org/madison
Atrium Gallery and Henry Street Café – Ann Schaffer, PAUSE: Meditations in Pastel, Plaza Level Gallery – Ric Hartman, The Art of Ray Gloeckler: It was a good life
4 The Garver Gallery
Nurtured in Madison Featuring: Art Werger, Gregg Kreutz, Lee Weiss, Linda Koenig, Elizabeth Ivers, John Wilde.
5 Governor’s Mansion Inn
Visual Cadence explores concepts of time, horology and the rhythm of life, featuring “time-stacking” photography of Mark Weller and abstract paintings of Martin Gutierrez.
6 James Watrous Gallery
Alison Gates: Points of Departure & Colin Matthes: The Days Go By Like Wildness. Paired solo exhibitions featuring embroidered texts and knitted bikinis by Gates, and ink drawings from Matthes’ daily practice and Essential Knowledge series.
7 Local Motive
Creative and inspiring works by local artists in the community, shown inside a renovated train car.
8 Madison Children’s Museum
Play for free and enjoy all of the museum’s exhibits and art activities from 5-8 pm, featuring Window Friends, a new installation by Katie Hudnall. Guided tours at 5:30 and 7:00 highlighting the work of Erika Koivunen, Jarka (Jaroslava Sobiskova), Chris Murphy, and Aaron Howard.
9 Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Explore Christina Ramberg: Vertical Amnesia. Experience Ava Wanbli: Sertraline Dolls. Celebrate the talent of youth with Young at Art and MISE-EN-SCÈNE.
10 Madison Senior Center
330 W Mifflin Street • 608.267.8650 • cityofmadison.com/senior-center
Artful Affair is an annual art exhibit that features local artists who are age 55+.
11 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
Art on the Rooftop is a free sculpture exhibition featuring outdoor works by regional artists.
12 Ovation 309
Painter and muralist Julie Vornholt will be displaying floral oil paintings and drawings. Artist Brooke Leland will be displaying her surrealistic prints, paintings, and drawings.
13 Overture Galleries
Playhouse Gallery, 50 artists explore Democracy;
Gallery I, Maeve Leslie & Hong Huo Substance/Presence;
Gallery II, Katharina Marchant & Lorraine Reynolds-Meditations on Hope;
Gallery III, Cameron Anderson & Joyce Gust – Looking Out/Looking Up.
Willy Street/East Washington
1 American Feral
American Feral Galleries Spring Show promises to be another amazing display of talent and community gathered in celebration of each other. Over 22 Artists museum quality artist and friends in one place.
2 Atwood Atelier
Atwood Atelier is an art school run by Philip Salamone, focusing on a classically inspired approach to contemporary painting. Come visit our new space and view the works of a collection of participating artists.
3 Barefoot Hands Bodywork
An immersive exploration of the five elements of Chinese medicine. Featuring the artwork of Ecca Silvera and a live performance piece flowing into ecstatic dance.
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4 Common Wealth Gallery
Between Memory is a group exhibition featuring stories where handmade paper transforms into various installations, bringing the human experience into a visible and palpable form.
5 Cornucopia Arts and Wellness Center
2 S Ingersoll Street • 608.249.7477
We feature artwork in a variety of media. We serve those in mental health recovery and allies.
6 Creative Energy Designs, Inc.
Local artists including Diana Lynn Craine – Photographer. Snacks, drinks, and live music!
7 Giant Jones Brewing
Join us for the UW Madison Printmaking Student Spring Show as the current class reveals their works!
8 Gibs Bar
Solo exhibition of surrealist artist Man Bird XL: over 20 large scale paintings and sculptures. Epic landscapes creating an existential lens into the subconscious.
9 Madison Greenhouse Store
Handmade ceramic planters by Zach Zitske, Charming animal & mushroom ceramic art by Arielle Harmann, and paintings by Tiffany Olson.
10 Madison Marquette Hotel and Cafe
414 S Baldwin Street • 608.852.1332 • @MadisonMarquetteHotel
Madison native Sean Bakken creates multi-media sculptures out of 100% recycled and second-hand material. Athea Bakken creates textiles sculptures and garments and acrylic paintings. Kamiya Denson, an artist from Washington D.C will be bringing some of her newest handmade garments.
11 Mother Fool’s Coffeehouse
Ron Czerwien will be exhibiting some of the Dada and Surrealist inspired images he has created using a text-to-image AI generator.
12 State Line Distillery
Come out for earrings and vegan body care by Madreyerba and get a special piece of permanent jewelry by Life Weld Spent! See you at State Line.
13 TAG | Tease Art Gallery
Artists Timothy Togstad, Triangulador, Paul Chase, Nancy Dutmer, and Corey Moody showcase abstract expressionism, unconventional found objects, large-scale portraits, and versatile art forms at Tease Art Gallery.
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14 Working Draft Beer Company
Artist-in-Residence Kiera Fischer is a Madison local who you may know from Cafe Domestique. Her Surrealist landscapes reflect our eastside Madison neighborhoods. Imagery of homes along the Yahara, Lake Monona at sunset; Madisonian memories in technicolor.
15 Yahara House-Journey Mental Health
Yahara House, a program of Journey Mental Health focuses on recovery through social connection, meaningful activity, and reintroduction to employment. Member’s artwork will be featured.
1 Aventine – Prime Urban Properties
Printmakers of Madison Featuring Rachael Griffin – A celebration of one of Madison, WI’s most celebrated artistic traditions featuring contemporary prints.
2 The Division st. “Art House”
210 Division Street • 608.770.8374
Sculpture garden environment created by sculptor and mosaic artist Laurie Rossbach. Open studio and garden tour.
3 Garver Canvas
Solo exhibition Who Turned Out the Lights? by Bird Ross, an ongoing study into how disparate materials can be the perfect companions in any problem that needs solving.
4 Goodman Community Center Brassworks Building
Goodman Community Center will host 20+ artists. Pottery, watercolors, fabric arts, jewelry and fabric arts.
5 Ground Floor Studios Artists’ Cooperative (formerly Winnebago Studios)
107 Sutherland Court • 608.843.5416 • @ground_floor_studios_madison
Ground Floor Studios Artists’ Cooperative is the first artists’ cooperative in Madison and has nine studios housing a ceramicist, abstract and realistic painters, etchers, metal smiths, and printmakers.
6 Insight Counseling & Wellness
1943 Winnebago Street • 608.244.4859 • insightmadison.com
Susan Klein, artist. Featuring ceramics and watercolor/ink/acrylic paintings with a nature theme.
7 Lake Ridge Bank- Atwood Avenue
Stop by Lake Ridge Bank’s Atwood location for some great local food and beverages, incredible artwork, and the live music of Patchouli and Terra Guitarra.
8 Lauer Realty Group-Atwood Ave
Joanna Kutter’s inspiration comes from the Wisconsin woodlands that surround her studio. She creates abstract landscapes and botanical themed mixed media paintings.
9 Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ
2401 Atwood Avenue • 608.249.1537 • pcucc.org
An exhibit of art created by students of Lowell Elementary School. All students in grades K-6 are included.
Stop in to see Sector67 member creations including metal, wood, 3d printing, laser cutting, etc.
11 Studio Paran
2051 Winnebago Street • 608.242.1111 • studioparan.com
Presenting functional wet felted bird pods by Terri Wolf and “small offerings” flower alters by Richard Jones. Fundraiser for 350 Wisconsin.
12 Table Wine
Artwork by Steph Hagens who focuses on found object mixed media and watercolor paintings. Drink specials all night.
13 Talbot Gallery 2118
2118 Atwood Avenue • 608.241.4082 • talbotstudioandgallery.com
The Gallery 2118 family has 15 members – Skinny Gaviar, Andy Ewen, Sharon Kilfoy, Christina Whiting, Virginia Rose, Vili Bayreva, Phyllis Stokes, Karin Bindewald, Mary Hollinger, Tom Mahony, Eugene Williams, Faye Kufahl, Wm Krupinski, Toby T. and Terry Ta
14 Tyler Schueffner’s Akela’s Den
Doxx – A freelance illustrator and concept artist. A woman of color, Doxx’s art engages mental health and black empowerment using mythological themes.
1 Alvarado Real Estate Group
Alvarado Real Estate is featuring the talented Jessica M. Gutiérrez, a Nicaraguan-American artist, and her enchanting, magical watercolors. Refreshments provided.
2 Calabash Gifts
An unusual collection of fine and interesting art and jewelry, mostly from the African continent, curated by owner Leah Kessel. Enjoy a relaxed evening with refreshments and stories, appreciating the styles and talents of the artists Calabash Gifts supports.
3 Edgewood College Gallery
1000 Edgewood College Drive • The Stream • 608.663.2300 • facebook.com/EdgewoodCollegeGallery
Selected Works from Vox Populi Print Collective: Twenty-four members of the Vox Populi guild exhibit works promoting and celebrating multiple approaches to fine art printmaking.
4 Good Day Shop
Featuring artist Sophia Parr and her hand drawn map art prints and originals. Good Day Shop is a home + lifestyle shop with mindfully-made goods by indie brands and makers.
5 Higher Fire
Kim McBride: Natural Inclinations. Kim’s love of creatures and the often-fragile environments we share with them are evident in her ceramics. 10% of sales goes to environmental charities.
6 Lauer Realty Group-Monroe St
Jenny Bosben currently works in ceramics- small detailed pieces reminiscent of coral reef. She was an art educator for 20 years, and now is joyously submerging herself in her own work.
7 Milward Farrell Fine Art
Come and explore a diverse collection of landscapes including works in oil, watercolor, mixed media and acrylics. Also featuring large selection of jewelry, glasswork and wood. Reception 6–9 PM.
8 Monroe Street Family Dental
Displaying local artwork and serving refreshments.
1 Gallery 800 UBD
800 University Bay Drive • 608.238.0623 • Gallery800UBD.org
Kayla Bauer, takes us Back to the Bay: Photographic Explorations of San Francisco and makes us long to visit.
Hilldale features three murals painted by local artists, Brian Kehoe & Stefan Matioc. Recently installed is a sculpture by Boston artist, John Guthrie entitled, Hope.
3 McPherson ERI’s Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery
1111 Highland Avenue • 9th Floor, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research • 608.239.3243 • vision.wisc.edu/vision-gallery
Envisioning the Environment–Scenes from 12 Wisconsin Plein Air Artists: Anderson, Bauer, Crone, Faecke, Fletcher, Gilbert, Hess, Martin, Manastirli, Norsetter, Pomplun, and Vassina.
Greater Madison Area
1 Art of Marlon
525 Aztalan Drive • 608.572.9525 • MarlonBanks.com
Enjoy the light of black, with artist, Marlon Howard Banks, in celebratory homage to African American experience in connection to storytelling of diaspora traditions.
2 Crimson Artist Collective Pottery Studio and Gallery
Join us in celebration of our newly opened pottery studio and gallery in Verona. Members will be showing their work and refreshments will be served.
3 Grasshopper Goods
Mel Kolstad specializes in tiny drypoint prints and collages, many under 2″ square! She loves creating small, affordable artworks for any residence or office space. She will be here to describe her art processes.
4 Inspiring Hope Ministries
7425 University Avenue, Middleton • 608.836.4673 • inspiringhopeministries.org
Featuring Inspiring Hope Artists including Chris Hindle and Alex Haunty expressions of Hope, paintings, gifts, cards, mugs for sale.
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5 Kylee’s Gift Cottage
6711 Frank Lloyd Wright Avenue, Middleton • 608.712.3440 • kyleesgiftcottage.com
Artist Michael Anderson will have art work on display during Gallery Night. The evening will include goodies to enjoy while shopping in the store.
6 Studio of Douglas Hyslop
6525 Grand Teton Plaza • 608.695.6617 • douglashyslop.com
I portray human figures in a hopefully appropriate emotional space. To this end, the figures are both transparent and capable of mirror image reflections.
1 North Street Cabaret
610 North Street • 608.422.5646 • northstreetcabaret.com
Featuring art work from North Street Cabaret’s art curators Sam Johnson, Ryan Robinson and Bryan Draves. With special guest artist. Enjoy the great atmosphere in this beautiful venue located in Eken Park. 5 PM–10 PM
2 Northstreet (Bloom Bake Shop, Cafe Domestique, Young Blood Beer)
557 North Street
Islamic geometric art with acrylic or water colors, sometimes with collage.
1 Arboretum Cohousing
1137 Erin Street • 608.819.2675 • facebook.com/LandscapesOfWonder
Richard Ely’s Landscapes of Wonder—colorful, whimsical torn and cut paper artworks. Enjoy refreshments in Arbco’s Common House.
2 LOUD Gallery at Omega School
835 W Badger Road (Lower level) • 608.695.2474 • loudwisconsin.org
Latinos Organizing for Understanding and Development (LOUD) will feature diverse artists showcasing their painting, art work and jewelry.