A list of venues participating in Spring Gallery Night: 2022.
Friday, May 6, 2022 • 5–9 PM*
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 5-9pm event.
A=Artist Talk or Demonstration
M=Live Music or Performance
100state will feature a variety of local artists, with an artist painting live. There will also be a live pianist and complementary snacks & beverages.
R A M
A local paper and gift shop featuring original Wisconsin-themed designs by Madison and Midwest artists and makers.
3 Artist & Craftsman Supply
Please join us from 5-7pm to celebrate the work of local artist James Widder! If you’re feeling inspired to create, we’ll be offering 15% off all purchases made between 5-7pm.
4 Capitol Lakes
333 W Main St • 608.283.2000 • retirement.org/madison
Atrium and Henry Street Café: 14 South Artists – Visions of 14 South Artists (multiple media)
Plaza Gallery: Joe Garza – Around the World (photography)
5 James Watrous Gallery of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters
Paired solo shows by photographer Lois Bielefeld and painter Comfort Wasikhongo, with an installation by social artist Borealis.
6 Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
On view: Mel Chin: There’s Something Happening Here; Wisconsin Triennial 2022: Ain’t I A Woman?; and Boxed In, organized by MMoCA’s Teen Forum.
7 Madison Senior Center
330 W Mifflin Street • 608.266.6581 • cityofmadison.com/senior-center
An Artful Affair highlights the talent and creativity of local artists who are 55+.
8 Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
Art on the Rooftop is a free sculpture exhibition featuring outdoor works by regional artists. Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of the exhibition.
9 Overture Galleries
GALLERY I-Iridescent Windows-Lelia Byron & Luisa Fernanda García-Gómez; GALLERY II-Liquid Holes-Bunny Attack & Karolina Romanowska; GALLERY III-Fictive Realities-Taj Matumbi & Allison Uselman; PLAYHOUSE GALLERY-Life As We Don’t Know It
10 Sprinkman Real Estate
Martín Gutierrez’s paintings and fine furniture are vibrant works that invoke curiosity and provoke emotion. Debby Dines channels the energy of urban environments to create paintings and photographs that capture ephemeral moments. Fine furniture by Jim Damewood.
11 The Garver Gallery
18 S. Bedford Street • 608.256.6755 • garvergallery.com • @GarverGallery
The Garver Gallery is proud to feature oil paintings by the master painter Gregg Kruetz. Please stop by for a look.
12 The Landing Midwest
1 Langdon Street • Suite C • 608.354.8181 • thelandingmidwest.com • @LauraCrawfordCreative
Come join us at The Landing Midwest, downstairs in the former Kennedy Manor Dining Room. Featuring photography by Laura Crawford Creative.
13 The Pyle Center, 3rd Floor
A group exhibition featuring artwork that addresses the topic of mental illness.
14 Wisconsin Veterans Museum
View print making from the front window. Passers-by can chat with a guest artist and view the exhibit, Wisconsin Was There: Sharing the Legacies of Printmakers Who Served.
Willy Street/East Washington
1 A Place to Be
911 Williamson Street • 608.630.2508 • aplacetobewillystreet.com
Presenting a variety of works by three local artists. Kathleen Jahn combines watercolor and pastels. Caroline Harvey creates pottery and jewelry. Joann Martin specializes in casein and gouache paintings on paper.
2 Arts + Literature Laboratory (ALL)
MFA thesis exhibitions by 2022 ALL Prize recipients: In Touch by Esther Cho and Invisible Third by ZIP ZAP Press, with artist talks at 6:00pm.
3 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.
4 Barefoot Hands – Madison’s Gravity Bodywork Central
An evening of arts and classical string performance at Barefoot Hands Studio, a healing sanctuary so beautiful in its simplicity. Featuring Artists Tim Togstad and Jennika Bastian. Music will be performed by Vinicius Sant’Ana.
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5 Change Boutique
Change Boutique is proud to feature Elizabeth Katt Reinders’ art. Her work compliments the values upon which Change Boutique is founded – respect and love for the environment and empowerment of women.
6 Christ Presbyterian Church
Christ Presbyterian Church invites the Madison community to visit our art galleries, and this new exhibit, featuring a dozen active local visual artists.
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7 Common Wealth Gallery
100 S Baldwin St • 4th Floor • 6083455802 • crossingtheriverart.com
Crossing the River, an art exhibition by 20+ artists coming together to consider death and dying as intimate and important parts of life and living.
8 Cornucopia, Inc.
2 S. Ingersoll St. • 608.249.7477 • copiarts.org
We are an arts and wellness center for those in mental health and/or substance use recovery. We feature a variety of media.
9 Creative Energy Designs, Inc.
125 S. Dickinson Street • 608.256.7696 • creativenergydesignsinc.com
Fred Seger – B&W/Color Pencil Drawings; Dennis Nechvatal – Landscapes & Mixed Media; Paul Mason – Watercolors; Frank Matin – Acrylic Paintings – Food & Live Music!
10 Giant Jones Brewing
Rae Senarighi, your average non-binary cancer survivor inspires self-compassion, activism & gender resilience via unapologetic portraiture and dynamic typography celebrating vibrant transgender power.
11 Hatch Art House
Showcasing a special exhibition of Alyssa Martz of Mud Garden Studio’s playful pottery. Hatch is an eco-friendly art gallery and gift shop celebrating our local creative makers and artists.
12 Imaginary Factory
Friends of Imaginary Factory come together for a night of mixed media.
13 Madison Greenhouse Store
Planters, Raku and functional ceramics by Zach Zitske. Whimsical planters and ceramic mushrooms by Arielle Harmann. Paintings by Tiffany Olson.
14 Mother Fool’s Coffeehouse
Art reception for C.T.H. Hulbott. A local Madison artist who illustrates conflicts of the mid 19th century, Midwest life, and cats. Plus, vegan treats.
15 State Line Distillery
State Line is a grain-to-glass distillery that sources our ingredients for our spirits from right here in Wisconsin.
16 Tease Art Gallery | Quality CBD
Triangulador’s use of spray paint, acrylics and other mediums create powerful patterns & shapes both undeniably recognizable and pure.
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17 The Marquette Hotel
At the Marquette we will be providing free food as well as music while having the ability to take a look at local sculpture artists from the Madison area.
18 Yahara House – Journey Mental Health Center
Yahara House is a community of adults in a journey towards mental wellness. Our community integrates their talents and showcases their art in this exhibit.
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1 American Feral
2150 E. Washington Ave. • @AmericanFeral_Gallery
Please join us at American Feral for a celebration of Madison Finest artists. Museum quality works in a festive environment. 5 pm til Midnight!
2 Eli’s Art & Art Supplies
2346 East Washington Avenue • 608.772.2443 • @ElisArtSupplies
Eli’s Art Supplies is a small business with a focus on selling unique supplies and art by street and mural artists as they contribute to the beautification of their communities.
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3 Exquisite Corpse Taxidermy
Exquisite Corpse Taxidermy has a brand new gallery in Atwood Studios. Delight in our presentation of surreal, avant-garde taxidermy and bone jewelry in a Bohemian, Art Deco parlor.
4 Gallery Aventine
The artists of Atwood Atelier will be exhibiting portraits painted from life celebrating local artists and musicians.
5 Goodman Community Center Brassworks Building
214 Waubesa Street • 608-241-1574 • goodmancenter.org
Up to 25 artists: photographers, potters, crafters, painters, fabric arts floral arts and jewelry in one beautiful location.
6 Lauer Realty Group-Atwood Ave
Lindsey Salzwedel of Expressively You recreated various places in our Capitol. Her digital paintings are a colorful, utopian vision of what makes Madison special & help people remember the sights, sounds, and smells of Madison!
7 Marzen/Integrated Art Group
Marzen/Integrated Art Group presents The Illusion of Permanence, a solo-show of sculptures and paintings by Wisconsin artist Thomas Ferrella.
8 Megan’s Custom Framing
Join us for a party! We will be hosting artists of all types. painting, drawing, mixed media and more.
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9 Midwest Clay Project & Studios
Come visit our studio to view and purchase a selection of recent ceramic pots and sculpture from current studio members. Music, demos, refreshments and plentiful parking!
10 Monona Bank/Rotunda Cafe
1965 Atwood Avenue • 608.284.8383 • mononabank.com
Stop by our Atwood location to enjoy some local artwork, refreshments and live music. Check our newly remodeled space and Rotunda Cafe. Strength in neighbors!
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11 Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Join us at Olbrich Botanical Gardens! Along with a group of local artists, Maria Amalia Wood will give an artist talk at 6:30 and paper making demo. The Gift Shop will be open and the outdoor gardens will have a cyanotype installation by local artist Angela Johnson.
12 Plymouth Congregational UCC
2401 Atwood Ave. • 608.249.1537 • pcucc.org
An exhibit of art created by the students of Lowell Elementary School, Kindergarten through 5th grade.
Projects and activities built by Sector67 members.
14 Studio Paran
2051 Winnebago Street • 608.242.1111 • studioparan.com
15 Talbot Gallery 2118
Featuring original art work by some of Madison’s most talented artists. Located in Madison’s historic Eastside arts district at 2118 Atwood Ave.
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16 Weichert, Realtors-Lakepoint Office
2045 Atwood Ave. • Suite 105 • 608.358.1760
Local artists featuring in a variety of mediums including oil, pastel, water color, photography, sculpture and art jewelry.
17 Winnebago Studios
107 Sutherland Court • 608.251.7880 • @Winnebago_Studios
Winnebago Studios is in a new space designed specifically for artists. Their work includes paintings, printmaking, metal sculpture, and ceramics.
1 Alvarado Real Estate Group
Alvarado Real Estate Group is featuring Issis Macias, a first-generation Mexican American artist who works with acrylic & oil pastels, and Rodrigo Carapia, a visual artist from Mexico City who has created murals around Madison. Refreshments provided.
2 Art Gecko on Monroe
Art Gecko hosts an outdoor block party that will feature merchandise sales, music, and a gift certificate giveaway.
3 Berke and Benham Seafood
Berke and Benham Seafood is hosting a happy hour and celebrating the works of Madison artist Susann Ely and her Gyotaku prints.
4 Bloom Bake Shop
Shalicia Johnson, owner of ArrowStar Photography in Madison, is a Boutique photographer who specializes in family, high school senior and pet portraits, along with headshots and corporate events.
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5 Calabash Gifts and Home Accents
1831 Monroe Street • 608.233.2640 • www.calabashgiftsmadison.com
An unusual collection of fine and interesting art and jewelry, mostly from the African continent, curated by owner Leah Kessel. Enjoy a relaxed evening enjoying the styles and talents of the artists Calabash Gifts supports.
6 Good Day Shop
Kicking off Mothers Day weekend featuring Chicago’s designer & maker Lilla Barn and their sustainable, creative clothing for kids and adults.
7 Higher Fire Clay Studio
Let Them Eat Cake: ceramic cakes, cupcakes, doughnuts, and almost edible tiles by Leora Saposnik. These past few years have shown us that ‘Life is too short to say no to cake!’
8 Hive of Madison
Join us for Happy Hour at Hive! And shop while enjoying our featured local artist.
9 Lauer Realty Group-Monroe Street
Chele Ramos is a Madison-area portrait painter with a focus on watercolor. Her latest series of watercolor portraits features local makers—from oil painters to wood workers to brew masters.
10 Mad City Dream Homes at RE/MAX Preferred
Defending Black Girlhood founder Lilada Gee will be present to showcase her inspiring artwork for sale at Mad City Dream Homes.
11 Milward Farrell Fine Art
We’re back! Exhibit of gallery artists including, paintings, prints and mixed media. Hand-blown glass, art jewelry, metal and ceramic items. Come and enjoy!
12 Monroe Street Arts Center
MSAC will host a FREE drop-in open studio and an interactive window mural that participants may help paint.
13 Orange Tree Imports
1721 Monroe Street • 608.255.8211 • orangetreeimports.com • @OrangeTreeImports
The evening will feature Wisconsin fused glass artist Janet Toonen.
1 Bluestem Acupuncture, Quarry Arts Building
Weston Hora, an art student at West High School, creates impressionistic mountain, sea, and forest landscapes and urban sketches using mixed media (digital, pen/ink).
2 Gallery 800 UBD
800 University Bay Drive • 608.238.0623 • Gallery800UBD.org
In “One Sacred Wild” photographer Rona Neri uses aluminum as her canvas to transmit a depth and vibrancy to the drama and grace of the natural world.
3 Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery
1111 Highland Avenue • 9th Floor, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research • 608.239.3243 • vision.wisc.edu/vision-gallery
The Eye As Image features original works by contemporary artists and reproductions of historical artworks in which images of the eye play prominent roles.
1 Grape Water Wine Bar
Julie Vornholt is the artist behind the murals at Grace Coffee Company and others throughout the country. She spends every day painting whether it’s flowers, murals, jackets, or repainting her living room for the fourth time.
2 Inspiring Hope Gallery
7425 University Ave. • 608.836.4673 • inspiringhopeministries.org
Showcasing artists Alex Haunty, Chris Hindle, Bobbette Rose and Leslie Iwai. Featuring paintings, gifts, cards, mugs and more.
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3 Isthmus Art & Framing
6771 University Ave • 108 • 608-203-6196 • @Isthmus_Framing
Our first show as Isthmus Art and Framing, featuring a local abstract and mixed media artist working in a large and small sizes.
4 John/Christine Designs
We welcome contemporary, abstract, reverse painting artist, Leslie Emery. View her latest experimentally environmental wall sculptures and paintings, along with our internationally recognized custom design jewelry.
5 Kylee’s Gift Cottage
6711 Frank Lloyd Wright Ave • 608.712.3440 • kyleesgiftcottage.com
You’ll find one of a kind gifts and home décor from local artists in our boutique store. Stop in to say hi to Miss Kylee.
6 LeGrand Real Estate
Chariti Gent, an abstract mixed media artist, will showcase her most recent series called “Anatomy of a Crash” about growth and rebirth after trauma.
7 Little Pop Color Shop
Little Pop Color Shop will be presenting a series of mixed-media paintings by local aspiring artist Anne Bamberg.
8 Middleton Center Apartments
Xizhou Xie is a Madison-based artist. Experimenting with different styles allows her to bring new ways of storytelling as an artist. She won Silver in 2021 Best of Madison – Local Artist.
9 Middleton Senior Center
Yeonhee Cheong studies the visual language of human bodies in a society using various media. Angélica Contreras is a Latinx artist whose work opens a dialogue about identity and social issues, especially those of immigrant communities.
10 National Mustard Museum
We are home to the world’s largest collection of mustards, mustard memorabilia and a gourmet gift shop with many mustards to try at our Tasting Bar. Featuring artist Simona Aizicovici who creates art using pressed flowers, grass & leaves.
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11 Rowley House Museum
Melanie Sartori is a multidisciplinary artist working with acrylic painting. Her work explores a variety of styles tied together with muted colors and nostalgic, dreamlike energy. She draws her inspiration from nature, history, and architecture.
12 The Regal Find
Meet oil painter Krista Allenstein who uses images of nostalgic signs and vintage maps to create delightful originals and prints. Enjoy samples of locally roasted Rusty Dog Coffee and 6&12 Tea.
13 Visit Middleton
Visit artist Erin Summers, whose oil paintings are inspired by her global travels and sneak a peek at the renovations to the historic train depot.
1 ARTS for ALL Wisconsin
ARTS for ALL Wisconsin provides arts accessibility for artists with disabilities. Join us for the opening of our annual Call for Art featuring talent from around the state.
2 Madison College – Commercial Ave. Campus
2125 Commercial Avenue • Building A & B • 608.513.5242
Tiny houses! Pottery! Jewelry! Oh my! Discover Madison College’s hidden gem. We’ll offer art demonstrations & sales, as well as tiny house tours and live music. Be in on the secret.
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3 North Street Cabaret
610 North Street • 608.445.2828 • northstreetcabaret.com
Join us for a night of art and music in a beautiful venue located in the Eken Park neighborhood. 15 artists will showcase their works in different mediums. Complimentary refreshments while they last. Cash bar open all night. 4pm -10pm
4 Tandem Press
Tandem Press is pleased to host an art exhibition by Carley Schmidt. Free jazz 5-7pm.
Greater Madison Area
1 Studio of Douglas Hyslop
6525 Grand Teton Plaza • 608.695.6617 • douglashyslop.com
I try to portray figures in an appropriate emotional space. To facilitate this, I make figures partially transparent, but also exhibiting mirror image reflections.