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LOCAL>> 2nd Friday **Virtual** Art Walk
Enjoy virtual art exhibits with your favorite snacks and beverages as you shelter in place
Visit the Downtown San Rafael Arts District from the comfort of your abode for the district-wide Virtual 2nd Friday Art Walk.
Celebrate positivity, culture, and creativity on the second Friday of every month. This district-wide virtual event offers the opportunity to “walk” to enriching presentations through the “streets” of the internet.
Pour your favorite beverage, plate your favorite snacks, and login from your favorite seat to imbibe inspiration provided by artists and arts organizations.
To attend, return to this page on event day for directions.
2021 dates: 1/8, 2/12, 3/12, 4/9, 5/14, 6/11, 7/9, 8/13, 9/10, 10/8, 11/12, 12/10
July 9 program:
Art Works Downtown
What inspires artists to create? Where do their ideas come from? How do they do that?
Join us—via Zoom—to learn about art straight from the source. The virtual Artist Symposium features micro-presentations from AWD exhibitors and studio artists while giving audience members a chance to join the conversation using the chat function. The variety of artists and event pace offers a delightfully insightful experience.
Attend the AWD Artists’ Symposium on Zoom (link available on day of event)
Art Walk etiquette:
+ You will enter the waiting room and admitted after 6pm
+ Remain muted to honor the artists’ presentations
+ Please ask questions and make comments about the art in the chat room
+ Speaker View recommended
+ This event will be recorded. Artists’ Symposiums will eventually be archived on YouTube.
color pencil, mixed media
painting, collage, mixed media
illustration, collage, mixed media
Photography Show to Benefit Drawbridge
June 1 — August 31
Award-winning Marin photographer, Bruce Burtch, will present an extensive photography show to benefit Drawbridge, which provides free art programs that inspire creativity and self-confidence in children who are underserved or experiencing homelessness.
Location: Aroma Café, 1122 4th St, San Rafael
Marin Society of Artists
The Marin Society of Artists presents a National Fine Arts ONLINE exhibition, EXPRESSIONS 2021, featuring the work of 94 artists from 24 states across the US. The show was juried by Randall Sexton. It opens online on July 10, on view through August 27. See a preview of the video presentation.
Youth in Arts
Laurel Dell Imagines Friendship and Community
On view June 10 – Sept. 10 at the YIA gallery. The gallery is open weekdays from 1-4 pm (limited capacity and masks required). The show is also viewable online. Please visit our website to learn more.
COVID-19 Disclaimer: In person Art Walks have been cancelled until further notice.
The need to see art in person and to physically enjoy art together with fellow art lovers is understood and appreciated. However, in-person Art Walks are currently on hold until large group gatherings are absolutely safe for every person.
Until then, we can fortunately enjoy the opportunity of online programing and in-person viewing Fridays 5–8pm, Saturdays and Sundays 1–5pm until further notice.
Contact: (415) 451-8119
Additional time info:
Beginning 6:00 pm
San Rafael, CA
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