First Thursdays Info for June 2, 2005


2 Sisters Gallery

2002 New Garden Road

GSO, NC 27410 545-7533

‘“Return to the River’”; an intimate journey through the NC Roanoke River Basin

Photography show with Carl Galic, Jr. Showing from June 1-30

Opening Reception June 2, from 6-8 pm

African American Atelier

200 N. Davie St. Box 14

GSO, NC 27401 333-6885

‘“Play Ball’” in conjunction with NC Society of Illustrators

Call for hours regarding First Thursdays

Ambleside Gallery

528 S. Elm Street

GSO, NC 27406 275-9844

Exhibition of original paintings by China’s premier watercolorist Guan Weixing

Through June 19, 2005

Call for more information/Mon-Sat 11-7

Artworks Collective/Lyndon Street Artworks

205 Lyndon Street

GSO, NC 27406 370-0025

Continuation of photographer Rob Jolly’s one man show, plus works from inhouse artists/residents of

Lyndon Street.

6-9 pm reception on June 2


610 South Elm Street

GSO, NC 27406

No phone or available information

Carolena Camponella Fine Art Gallery

5588 Garden Village Way

GSO, NC 27410 668-9800

Photography show in black and white for Dining For Friends

Featuring Pam Crist, Karen Terry-Cecil, George Schober

6-9 pm; complimentary refreshements

Center For Visual Artists Gallery

200 N. Davie Street Box 7

GSO, NC 27401 333-7485

‘“Summer Salon-Fresh Paint’”- new works by members

Through July 8’—reception 5-8 pm

Luminary on Lyndon

205 Lyndon Street

GSO, NC 27401 378-0474

‘“The Shimmering World’” of Diane Churchill

Celebrated New York artist’—show runs through June 28

6-9pm reception

The Marshall Gallery

430 N. Eugene Street

GSO, NC 27401 272-4700

‘“The Portrait Exhibit’” the best in local portraits from fine art to experimental

6-9pm reception’—exhibit runs through June 30

The Upstairs Gallery

2837 Battleground Avenue

GSO, NC 288-9369

‘“Beauty Is In The Eyes of’…..’”

Exhibit runs through July 5

T.U.G.’s exhibitions last 2 months so participation in First Thursdays is bi-monthly

Two Art Chicks

609 S. Elm Street

GSO, NC 27406 273-9885

Continued exhibition ‘“From The Ground Up’” collaborative works by Molly Lithgo and Jim Rientjes; jazz by combo band Butter; chair massage by Bodywork by Rob Vickory III; complimentary refreshments

6-9pm reception; exhibition runs through June 25

Weatherspoon Art Museum

Spring Garden and Tate Streets

GSO, NC 27402 334-5770

Exhibitions on view: A Window on the West: California Art from the permanent collection

MFA 2005: The UNCG Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition

American Art II: 1960’—Present

Open till 9 pm for First Thursday

Emmett Williams Working Studio

620 S. Elm Street #375

GSO, NC 27406 273-2223

Works from Emmett, and Ernest and Lois Rich

Prices $200 and up

Open 6-9 for First Thursday