Gallery Night Partners – Spring 2020

PLEASE NOTE: Due to “Safer at Home” measures, Spring Gallery Night 2020 has been canceled.  Below are the Gallery Night venues who had signed up to participate this spring, but whose events have also been canceled or postponed.  To see photos of their exhibitions and artwork, please visit the Facebook event page and Instagram.

Gallery Night will return in the fall on Friday, October 2.


1      ArtWorking

1966 S Stoughton Rd • 608.442.5294 •

ArtWorking supports artists and entrepreneurs with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The ArtWorking gallery and store showcases artwork and orginal goods from over forty artists.


2      Promega Art Showcase

5445 E Cheryl Parkway • 608.443.3098 •

The Promega Spring Art Showcase presents ‘pARTners’ and will feature the artwork of three artist couples.


3      Shannon Elizabeth’s Art

404 Cedar St W, Stevens Point • 608.588.5073 •

The use of watercolor and India Ink are unforced and create beauty within flaws while crafting an earthy grunge appearance.




1      100 State

316 W Washington Ave, 6th floor • 608.445.6554 •

In this exhibition, identity is explored by artists over a spectra of topics ranging from sexuality, gender, race, religion, culture, and heritage. 100 State aims to highlight and celebrate the diverse identity within our Madison community and beyond.


2      Anthology

230 State St • 608.204.2644 •

Enjoy goods by local artists and makers, with special appearance by SRM Prints, Green Love and Purpose Goods from GEM: Gather, Engage, Make of Rockford.


3      Artist & Craftsman Supply

203 W Gorham St • 608.251.2977 •

Opening Reception for our month long exhibit of customer artwork.


4      The Bubbler at Madison Public Library

201 W Mifflin • 608.266.5975 •

All are welcome to come and view the opening of our newest exhibitions at Central Library for an evening of art, community, and celebration. Exhibitions throughout the building by artists Matthew Mann, Selia Salzsieder, and Ahree Lee, in addition to our artist-in-residence Hellen Ascoli. Cash bar available.


5      Capitol Lakes

333 W Main St • 608.283.2000 •

On View in the Atrium and Henry Street Café, Eugenia Sherman Brown, “Arising” (Mosaics). Plaza Level Photography Gallery will feature Norman Sheppard, “Landscapes”.


6      Fanny Garver Gallery

18 S Bedford St • 608.256.6755 •

Above It All. Featuring Our Spring Collection. Lee Weiss, Gregg Kreutz, John Wilde, Harold Altman, Susan Hunt-Wulkowicz, Elizabeth Ivers and more. Gallery Night 11-8


7      Hawks Quindel, S.C.

409 E Main St • 608.257.0040 •

A selection of UW-Madison student art hung in the first floor of an employment law firm. Open 5-7 pm.


8      James Watrous Gallery, Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters

201 State St, 3rd floor Overture Center for the Arts • 608.733.6633 x25 •

Solo shows by photographer Lois Bielefeld and painter Comfort Wasikhongo, with an installation by artist Alaura Borealis


9      Laura Crawford Inc.

1 Langdon St. Unit A • 608.230.5254

Laura Crawford Inc. is dedicated to putting fair trade, hand made, and sustainable products into natural grocery stores. Come and check out some of our awesome products and the photography of Laura Crawford.


10      Madison Senior Center

330 W Mifflin St • 608.222.6581 •

Artful Affair is a tribute to Older American’s Month. View the exhibit while enjoying music and refreshments.


11      MMoCA

227 State St • 608.257.0158 •

Explore all four galleries of MMoCA!  Local poets will read their responses to the exhibition Uncommon Accumulation from 6:30-7:00 pm.


12      MMoCA Museum Store

227 State St • 608.257.3222 •

Stop in to the Museum Store to see all four stunning 2020 Studio Editions by renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly.


13      Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center

1 John Nolen Dr • 608.261.4000 •

Art on the Rooftop is a free sculpture exhibition featuring outdoor works by regional artists. Join us for our opening reception with remarks by the artists.


14      Overture Galleries

201 State St • 608.258.4428 •

Overture Galleries honor the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. Gallery I, John Riggs & Hannah Sandvold, ENDGAME. Gallery II, Ginnie Cappaert & Lynne Roark ALTERED SCAPES. Gallery III Erin Liljegren & Robert Jaeger, UNACCOUNTABLE ABODES. Playhouse Gallery, EARTHLY KIN.


15      Wisconsin Veterans Museum

30 West Mifflin • 608.267.1799 •

Visit the World War II South Pacific experience in My Spare Moments: The Art of Harold F. Schmitz and our 19th and 20th century galleries.




1      American Feral Gallery

2150 E Washington Ave

This exhibition will feature paintings, antiquated photography , drawings and sculpture!


2      Arts + Literature Laboratory

111 S Livingston St • 608.556.7415 •

2020 ALL Prize recipients Noël Ash (Quiet Monuments) and Emma Pryde (Inheritance Scroll); open studios by Adriana Barrios, Hannah O’Hare Bennett, Yeonhee Cheong, Fikriye Oz.


3      Christ Presbyterian Church Art Galleries

944 E Gorham St • 608.257.4845 •

“The Life of a Seed” – an art exhibition (15 artists) about how a seed, by dying and falling, can produce many more seeds and bear fruit.


4      CIVA | Christians in the Visual Arts

849 E Washington Ave, Suite 212 • 608.433.9339 •

A photography exhibition invites recurring and fresh contemplation of the ordinary and extraordinary through the seasons of the Christian liturgical calendar.


5      Common Wealth Gallery

100 S Baldwin • 608.345.5802 •

‘Crossing the River’ an exhibit by 22 artists using art to embrace the importance of accepting death and dying as part of life and living.


6      Giant Jones Brewing Company

931 E. Main St (Entrance on Brearly St.) • 608.620.5172 •

UW Madison Printmaking Student Spring Show – Join us as the current class reveals their works!


7      Hatch Art House

1248 Williamson St • 608.237.2775 •

A special exhibit of the latest paintings by Madison artist, Ninjagrl. With her visual storytelling technique, Ninjagrl’s art appeals to all ages.


8      Imaginary Factory

1401 Northern Ct •

Oops! at IF: enjoy a drink and interact with mixed media works that introduce texture and color to Imaginary Factory’s monochromatic tasting room.


9      Jenie Gao Studio

931 E Main St, Suite 16 • 314.757.4352 •

Did you miss Jenie’s last show, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Antidisestablishmentarianism in Repose? Don’t be morose! Come see Consanguineous Hopes, and together we will debunk art world tropes.


10      M&C U Frame It

857 E Johnson St • 608.257.7717 •

With many arts and crafts available, U Frame It will be exhibiting several exciting new artists for this May Gallery Night!


11      Robinia Courtyard

829 E Washington Ave • 608.478.0101 •

Carly Roberts – Planting Jars (Courtyard); Selia Salzsieder – 2D Multimedia (Black Locust Cafe)


12      State Line Distillery

1413 Northern Ct • 608.571.4271 •

With sultry undertones of classic film noir, Matheson’s portraits celebrate the fine art of romance. 20% of art proceeds will be donated to St. Jude’s.


13      Tease Art Gallery – Quality CBD

1222 Williamson St • 608.977.1280 •

On view at Tease Art Gallery: Bjorn Akerblom, Melanie Sartori Schmidt, Annie Kubena, Tim Togstad, and Dennis Hilsenhoff. Come celebrate oils, acrylics, ink, & copper!





1      The Atwood

2116 Atwood Ave • 608.422.5440

Abstractions in the Basement by The Brothers Robinson.


2      Bare Knuckle Arts

1949 Winnebago St • 608.852.1394 •

Showcasing the work of Multicolores, a non-profit association of Mayan women artists from Guatemala. Vibrant contemporary textiles, rug-hooking and embroidery, created with traditional Mayan design elements.


3      Garver Feed Mill

3241 Garver Green •

Installations on view by Matthew Vivirito and Kyle Herrara as well as other artists.


4      Goodman Community Center Ironworks Building

149 Waubesa St • 608.241.1574 •

See more than 20 artists in the Evjue and Merrill Lynch Rooms at Goodman Community Center’s historic Ironworks Building. Fabric arts, photography, watercolor, jewelry, pottery, and more! Snacks and cash bar available.


5      Lakepoint Realty

2045 Atwood Ave, Suite 105  •

Modern art works by local artists Jon Paul Christman and Ryan J. Robinson.


6      Lauer Realty Group

2229 Atwood Ave • 608.467.3220

Photographer Amy Muir will be displaying her scenic landscapes & Pink House Designs will be there as well with custom made jewelry and more!


7      MARZEN Gallery & Showroom of Integrated Art Group

2345 Atwood Ave • 608.709.1453 •

Travel the world to Poland for an exhibition of rarely viewed Vintage Polish Theater Posters at Marzen. An array of vibrant art by Internationally acclaimed influential artists who’s theater posters uniquely combine artistry with fascinating metaphor, fantasy and allusion. Marzen is Polish for “of dreams”. Join us for a night of expressive dreams, both personal and shared.


8      Maven Vocal Arts

1951 Winnebago St • 608.220.2234 •

Preserved butterfly specimens paired with classic literature provide a new take on beloved stories in these enchanting framed compositions by artist Lisa Hirchert.


9      Midwest Clay Project

78 N Bryan St • 608.255.9240 •

Visit MCP in our new location! As usual studio members will host a pottery sale, try your hand at the pottery wheel, or watch a clay demo.


10      Ohio Tavern and Exquisite Corpse Taxidermy

224 Ohio Ave • 608.213.6183 •

Visit our traveling Wunderkammern of taxidermy and oddities. Enjoy surreal and avant-garde mounts of extreme elegance. Delight in obscure taxidermy related jewelry.


11      Plymouth Congregational UCC

2401 Atwood Ave • 608.249.1537 •

The exhibit includes hundreds of pieces of art created by the students of Lowell Elementary School. The work of all students in grades 3-5 is hung throughout the building.


12      The Straight Thread

1960 Atwood Ave • 608.250.5135 •

Celebrate our new workshop and admire the furniture collection alongside photographs and artifacts from the Hess Cooperage, located at Schenk’s Corners from 1904-1966.


13      Studio Paran

2051 Winnebago St • 608.242.1111 •

Join us for an evening of interactive shadow puppets celebrating earths biodiversity; the web that sustains all life.


14      Table Wine

2045 Atwood Ave, #111 • 608.284.9732 •

Annie Kubena (aka @seed_and_arrow) is an abstract, mixed-media artist who plays with texture, color, gravity and how different mediums interact. Drink specials.


15      Threshold

2717 Atwood Ave • 608.286.3827 •

Threshold’s beautiful setting shows multiple artists throughout the space with refreshments and music as a welcome to both enjoy and create art together as community.


16      Winnebago Studios

107 Sutherland Ct (at Winnebago St & Sutherland Ct), Suites 120 – 134 •

Discover the brand new Winnebago Studios, home to a dozen artists, on the spot of the old Winnebago Studios building.




1      ARTS for ALL Wisconsin (Formerly VSA Wisconsin)

1709 Aberg Ave, Suite #1 • 608.241.2131 • ARTSFORALLWI.ORG

Featuring work from artists with disabilities of all ages from 29 Wisconsin counties across the state. Exhibiting over 200 artworks including 2020 Creative Power winners.


2      Madison College Ceramics, Jewelry and Construction & Remodeling Program

2125 Commercial Ave, corner of Packers Ave and Commercial Ave • 608.246.6100 •

Visit Madison College’s hidden gems, new digs for ceramics/pottery, art metal jewelry and tour little houses and sheds. Jewelry and pottery demonstrations, exhibit & sales.


3      Mozayik

1934 Melrose St • 608.513.2865 •

Mozayik will be featuring the art and original. music of Mona Augustin from Pier Au Prince , Haiti.


4      Tandem Press

1743 Commercial Ave • 608.263.3437 •

UW-Madison MFA Thesis Exhibition: Derek Hibbs – Ignorance is Bliss. Printmaking demonstration by the artist. Refreshments. Free parking. 5-8pm.





1      Gallery 800 UBD

800 University Bay Dr • 608.238.0623

Professor Majid Sarmadi, photographer, bridges art and science using discarded objects. His photographs reveal “A Scientist’s Eye for Beauty in Patterns, Textures, and Colors.”


2      Madison Acupuncture and Wellness Design

2639 University Ave, Suite 200 • 608.250.2510 •

Ojibwe artist Rabbett Before Horses Strickland whose life and artwork were featured recently in a Wisconsin PBS documentary.


3      Wisconsin Union Galleries

1308 W Dayton St • 608.262.7592 •

Join us at Gallery 1308 for a sculptural exhibition before going to Memorial Union for our mixed media installation and photography exhibit.





1      Bloom Bake Shop

1851 Monroe St • 608.831.5797 •

Art Elementals, a street-art boutique, we will be showcasing their unique collection of art from artists from around the world.


2      Calabash Gifts

2608 Monroe St • 608.233.2640

Treat yourself to an evening of fine art and home accents. Jewelry, paintings, stone and wood sculptures, ceramics, tableware, tablecloths, cushions, and wall hangings.


3      Edgewood College Gallery

1000 Edgewood College Dr • 608.663.2300 •

Edgewood College faculty members Christine Cady, Carrie Firman, Isabel Rafferty, and Susan Nanning-Sorenson.


4      Fine Earth Studio & Gallery

2207 Regent St • 608.441.3463 •

New functional ceramic works by Sara Gordon and Crystal McParland. Pottery wheel demos. Class and summer camp information.


5      Higher Fire Clay Studio

2132 Regent St • 608.233.3050 •

Let Them Eat Cake: What could be better than a chocolate cupcake with a cherry on top? Ceramic artist Leora Saposnik explores the sweeter side of life. Cakes, teakettles, cupcakes, and tasty tiles.


6      HotelRED

1501 Monroe St • 608.819.8228 •

Enjoy an evening of local art at HotelRED. Featuring the work of local ceramist, Vanessa Mattsson-Boze of Imago Dei Pottery.


7      La Mop

2101 Regent St • 608.843.9090

CROSSING PATHS: Watercolors by Mary Tilton, Marcia Smith, Beth Mastin, Elizabeth Kelly, Janine Bessenecker. Special Pop-Up Gallery night. Limited regular hours May 1 – June 26. Text first.


8      Milward Farrell Fine Art

2701 Monroe St • 608.238.6501 •

New creations by talented artists bring a breath of fresh air and a pop of color. Works include paintings, prints, lamps, glass and art jewelry. Reception 6-9PM


9      The Monroe Street Art Center

2526 Monroe St • 608.232.1510 •

Join us for a magical, mystical secret garden installation. Celebrate by viewing our students’ glowing flowers, bright beetle bugs, and enchanting animals. Snacks and beverages available!


10      Monroe Street Family Dental

2702 Monroe St Suite 101 • 608.204.0222 •

Snack and sip while perusing local artwork from Daniella Willet Rabin, Katherine Kraemer, and Lori Sillah. No dental appointment required!


11      Studio HYART & Gallery

1619 Monroe St Ground Floor • 608.213.5442 •

New location of HYART Gallery with space for Jewelry/Art Metal studio and workshop. Grand opening reception : hands on workshop with Jewelry making.




1      Brian Fick HBeam

6525 Grand Teton Plaza • 608.238.3186 •

Exhibit of figural paintings where the attempt is made to portray the human figure and provide it with the appropriate emotional space.


2      Madison Ballet

6734 Odana Rd • 608.278.7990 •

Olivia Booth’s vibrant, expressive portraits celebrate both dance and dancer with bold color. A live performance will put visual art and movement in direct conversation.





1      Cloth and Metal Boutique

1814 Parmenter St • 608.203.8891 •

Cloth and Metal Boutique is celebrating their 1 year anniversary. Come by and enjoy refreshments, discount off your purchase, along with meeting the owner – Lisa who is also the designer/maker of the fine jewelry.


2      Diny’s Diamonds

1903 Cayuga St Suite 105 • 608.831.3469

Family Owned and Operated for 37 Years! Pete and Beverly started April 15, 1983 as your local jewelry store. As second generation, Nick Diny and Sara Diny-Alexander are both here full-time to serve all of Your jewelry needs as well. We Specialize in diamonds, restyle, refurbish, custom, and full service repairs. If you can dream it, we can make it happen! We also offer, In-House Lifetime Appraisals completed by Pete Diny, as a Graduate Gemologist of GIA, Master Graduate Gemologist of IJO. Free Jewelry Checking and Cleaning at Any time!


3      Grape Water Wine Bar

7466 Hubbard Ave • 608.692.6778 •

Enjoy wine by the glass while viewing the creative artwork of Middleton resident, Cindy Cox. Each piece has a story to tell; whether it’s through symbology, abstract imagery, color or texture.


4      John/Christine Designs

1835 Parmenter St • 608.824.0392 •

Along with our hand crafted jewelry collection, we will be featuring the work of Erin Lynn, local painter. She specializes in oil and acrylic paintings of landscapes and portraits, inspired by her life and travels


5      The Regal Find

1834 Parmenter St • 608.833.1633

Lindsey Salzwedel, local illustrator and acrylic painter will share illustrations from the picture book “Goodnight Madison” and her vibrant acrylic canvases of animals.


6      Sutra Gallery

1834 Aurora St • 608.824.8828 •

Sutra is a Fine Art and Photo Gallery specializing in Indian Contemporary and Tribal art; also featuring handmade Indian textiles, artisanal handicrafts and art books.