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PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES & ORGANIZATIONS ABNER ALE HOUSE THE ARTIST STUDIOS ABOVE MAINSITE BIG TRUCK TACOS D.M. WEALTH MANAGEMENT DREAMER CONCEPTS FIREHOUSE ART CENTER FUSION FITNESS & YOGA GALLERY 123 GRAY OWL COFFEE JACOBSON HOUSE JOY’S PALACE LOCAL MAINSITE CONTEMPORARY ART LWPB ARCHITECTURE MCMICHAEL MUSIC NORMAN ARTS COUNCIL OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH OPOLIS THE PERFORMING ARTS STUDIO THE PROJECT ROOM SANDALWOOD & SAGE THE SOCIAL CLUB STASH THIRD EYE GALLERY THUNDERBIRD CLUBHOUSE TRES CANTINA
flashback friday stash turns 3 free music by djs cosmonautilus & max artho & blacktop democracy + friends friday the 13th of september 2013 6-11 @ 412 e. main st good times for all
KID’S CORNER PARKING LOT AT PETERS & MAIN
FROM 6-8 p.m.
ACTIVITIES COURTESY OF ROSE ROCK SCHOOL
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WHAT: Closing Reception for Skip Hillâ€™s Under The Mango Tree WHERE: MAINSITE Contemporary Art, 122 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m. ABOUT: MAINSITE Contemporary Art: Home of the Norman Arts Council
closes out Skip Hillâ€™s Under The Mango Tree (left page), featuring the newest works from the Oklahoma favorite inspired by a recent stay in Brazil, boasting the same bold color and energy of his previous beloved pieces. Work by printmaker, OU MFA student and Norman Arts Council Individual Artist Award winner Jessi Wilson (left) will be displayed in the Library Gallery, while Dismember, a collection of digital collages by Norman graphic artist Joshua Boydston (right) can be seen in the Water Closet Gallery.
WHAT: McMichael Music Rock Clinic Bands, Duct Tape Darlings and Street Art WHERE: Dreamer Concepts: An Art Space for Emerging Artists, 324 E. Main WHEN: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. ABOUT: Dreamer Concepts becomes a hub for a variety of emerging craftsmen,
musicians and graffiti artists, featuring live music by McMichael Music Studioâ€™s Rock Clinic bands, accessories by Duct Tape Darlings (Grace Spores and Esther White, 10 and 11 years of age respectively) and graffiti art from Andy Jacobs, Kellen Carter and Robert Levering on the back patio!
Picture from CR8 N SK8 Graffiti Refresh at Blake Baldwin Skate Park
WHAT: CLAY 2013 WHERE: Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: Firehouse Art Center debuts CLAY 2013, a national juried exhibtion featuring artists from across the country â€” including Anastasia Gabriel (top) and Brad Blair (right). $1,500 in prizes will be awarded to the artists. Firehouse Art Center has been a leader in ceramic arts since its establishment by a trio of Norman potters in 1971.
WHAT: Opening Reception for Jacqueline Iskander WHERE: The Performing Arts Studio, 200 S. Jones WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: The Performing Arts Studio proudly displays the work of Tulsa mosaic artist Jacqueline Iskander, who began exploring the world of mosaic in 1996, studying with masters in both the United States and Italy. Light refreshments will be served with music provided by a graduate student string duo from the University of Oklahoma.
WHAT: Lois Smoky: Traditionalist and Trailblazer Exhibit WHERE: Jacobson House, 609 Chautauqua WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: Jacobson House presents Lois Smoky: Traditionalist and Trailblazer Exhibit, artwork, programs and presentations honoring the “Kiowa 6” and Lois “Bougetah” Smoky.
FO TR S K
C U WHAT: Big Truck Tacos WHERE: Parked by STASH, 412 E. Main
WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.. ABOUT: The hugely popular Oklahoma traveling taco truck is dishing out its signature tacos and more (weather permitting).
SH G O A PS LL & ER ST IE U S, D IO S
WHAT: “Meet the Salon” & Featured Artist Ruth (Borum) Loveland WHERE: The Social Club, 209 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m. ABOUT: The Social Club features the work of Norman artist Ruth
(Borum) Loveland, inviting people to “Meet The Salon” with a photo booth, refreshments and giveaways.
WHAT: Flashback Friday & Featured Artist Sheeron Salinas WHERE: STASH, 412 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 11 p.m. ABOUT: STASH celebrates its 3rd Birthday with Flashback Friday,
featuring music by DJs Cosmonautilus and Max Artho, along with Blacktop Democracy + Friends. There will also be food trucks, a photo wall, vintage cars and the featured work of nature photographer Sheeron Salinas.
WHAT: Open Artist Studios WHERE: Above MAINSITE, 122 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: The Artist Studios above MAINSITE features new watercolors and oil paintings by Bill Williams, as well as Maggy’s Thread’s new line of spring and summer hats, handcrafted by Juanita Williams. Go meet the artists and see where they work!
WHAT: Finding Meaning: The Art of Recovery + Sneak Peek of Joy’s Hot New Orleans Jazz Cabaret Show
WHERE: Joy’s Palace, 300 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: Joy’s Palace hosts Finding Meaning: The Art of Recovery, an art happening in celebration of recovery presented by The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substan Abuse Services and Thunderbird Clubhouse. The New Orleans Hot Jazz Burlesque Show preview will also run from 7 to 10 p.m.
WHAT: Featured Artist Lana Leigh WHERE: Gray Owl Coffee, 223 E. Gray WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: Gray Owl Coffee showcases Oklahoma-by-way-of-Houston artist Lana Leigh, her work combines layers of delicate textures with subtle colors to create ethereal forms that unify human anatomy with shapes from nature.
WHAT: Gallery 123 2nd Friday Opening WHERE: Gallery 123, 123 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: Gallery 123 features new work from the gallery artists. Come up and meet the artists and grab some free snacks and refreshments!
WHAT: Featured Artist Tom Kuhns WHERE: Tres Cantina & Grill, 305 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: Grab a margarita and check out the work of painter Tom Kuhns.
WHAT: India: A Mosaic & Lecture from BNS Iyengar WHERE: Third Eye Gallery & Ashtanga Yoga Studio, 120 E. Tonhawa WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m. ABOUT: Third Eye Gallery & Ashtanga Yoga Studio see the return of
photographer Andrew L. Strout with a collection of recent work titled India: A Mosaic. Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga master BNS Iyengar — in the midst of his first visit to the United States — will kick off the evening with a free public lecture from 6 to 7 p.m. Homemade Chai and Indian treats will be on hand.
WHAT: Featured Artist Vicki Maenza WHERE: LOCAL, 2262 W. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: LOCAL hosts an opening reception for featured artist Vicki Maenza with free snacks and refreshments.
WHAT: Featured Artists Melissa and Jonathon Manning & Performances by Frank Lawrence and Grace + Sophia
WHERE: D.M. Wealth Management in the Vista Building, 201 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m. ABOUT: D.M. Wealth Management features the work of Oklahoma artists
Melissa and Jonathon Manning. Frank Lawrence and Grace + Sophia will be performing a free show out front.
WHAT: A Night of Blues & Reggae + Tarot Readings WHERE: Sandalwood & Sage, 322 E. Main WHEN: 7 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: Sandalwood & Sage welcomes a night of Blues & Reggae with musical guests Jahruba & The Broke Brothers. Lauren Kelly will be available for Tarot readings and 3rd Eye portraits, and complimentary refreshments will be served. WHAT: Art Sale Benefitting BARHD WHERE: Fusion Fitness & Yoga, 323 E. Main WHEN: 6 to 10 p.m.
ABOUT: Fusion Fitness and Yoga will be hosting an art sale to benefit BARHD, a nonprofit dedicated to funding of schools, offering healthcare and clean water to the people of Uganda.
WHAT: Groovefest Fundraiser WHERE: The Project Room, 123 E. Main WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
ABOUT: The Project Room invites you to help raise funds for 51st Annual Groovefest, which takes place on Sunday, September 29. with face painting and Groovefest shirts!
T H N IG LA TE WHAT: LIVE@BLACKWATCH with Dead Sea Choir WHERE: Blackwatch Studios, 107 W. Comanche (Behind Building) WHEN: 9 p.m. ABOUT: Check out Tulsa-based alternative act Dead Sea Choir as its live show is filmed and recorded in a rock-doc style live production event. Cover is $5.
WHAT: ADDverse Effects WHERE: Tres Cantina & Grill, 305 E. Main WHEN: 9 p.m.
ABOUT: Tres Cantina & Grill showcases one of Oklahomaâ€™s best live hip-hop acts ADDverse Effects with a free performance at 9 p.m.
WHAT: Elton Jenkins Band WHERE: Abner Ale House, 121 E. Main WHEN: 9 p.m.
ABOUT: The Abner Ale House hosts a free performance by the Elton Jenkins Band at 9 p.m.
WHAT: Body Breakers with Spraypaint & Psychotic Reaction WHERE: Red Brick Bar, 311 E. Main WHEN: 10 p.m. ABOUT: Get your ears blitzed with the punk rock trio of Body Breakers, Spraypaint (Austin) and Psychotic Reactions.
WHAT: Scott H. Biram and Black Pistol Fire WHERE: Opolis, 113 N. Crawford WHEN: 9 p.m.
ABOUT: Opolis features the outlaw punk stylings of one-man band Scott H. Biram, along with Black Pistol Fire, at 8 p.m. Cover is $12 day of show.