first friday calendar

by Jordan Owens

GREENSBORO/S. ELM STREET Ambelside Gallery; 528 S. Elm St.; 336.275.9844 Presenting an encore showing of the photography of Edward Curtis, America’s most renowned photographer of Native Americans during the early 1900s.

Design Archives Vintage and Handmade Emporium; 342-344 S. Elm St.; Visit the Handmade Emporium stalls featuring handmade and up-cycled vintage from regional artists. Ben Singer will perform.

Elements Gallery; 526 S. Elm St. Presenting original works of art from more than 50 local artists. Also featuring live portrait drawings by Terry Croom.

Elsewhere Collaborative; 606 S. Elm St.; 336.549.5555; Featuring new works by artists from across the globe: Norbert Attard (Gozo, Malta), Valerie Salez (Halifax, Nova Scotia), and Laurencia Strauss (Providence, Rhode Island).

First Friday Indie Market, Corner of S. Elm St. and MLK; firstfridayindiemarkets. An open-air market featuring handmade and vintage items.

Old Photo Specialists; 320 S. Elm St.; Featuring wood burning artists, Walker Babington. Artist Vance Garvin will demonstrate his portrait techniques and Photo specialist Bill Heroy will be available to answer your photography questions.

Studio B; 520 S. Elm St.; 336.373.0811; Colorful paintings, sculptures and photography by artist Terry Nelson and original piano solos by Joy Reavis.


5ive and 40rty; 541-A Trade St.; 336.724.2474; Presenting Alan Calhoun: Lines D’Une Femme, a series of photographs celebrating the intrinsic beauty of the female body in its simplest form.

Artworks Gallery; 564 N. Trade St.; 336.723.5890; Opening reception featuring artist Anne Shields.

Inter_Section Gallery and Art Space; 629 N. Trade St.; 336.817.1248; Opening of On the Wings of a Tiger, an exhibtion presenting artist Mike Shepherd’s view of an alternate 2011.

Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery; 601 N. Trade St; 336.725.1516; www.piedmontcraftsmen. org An exhibition featuring wood artist Michael Brown and fiber artist Lenda DuBose.

Swift Wade Gallery; 560 N. Trade St; Opening reception of Collected Faces, painted, cut-out and assembled by artist and illustrator Jordan Grace Owens.

Urban Artware: 207 W. 6 th St.; 336.722.2345; Opening reception of Mark & Clark on a Lark? featuring new assembled, recycled, painted, installed, dimensional work from Clark Whittington and Mark Graves.

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