Gallery Walk

 

Happy Holidays Hot Springs! December Gallery Walk is just in time to offer the perfect opportunity to find that one-of-a-kind gift of original art for your loved ones this holiday season. So, take a break from online shopping and stressing about shipping delays, and stroll through our beautifully festive downtown where what you need is right at your fingertips. 

Held the first Friday of every month since 1989 in its scenic and historic downtown, Hot Springs’ monthly Gallery Walk features the opening of new art exhibitions showcased in downtown fine art galleries and studio spaces. From contemporary to traditional, the diverse offerings of Gallery Walk arts and cultural scene place Hot Springs as the place to be the first Friday of each month.

Friday, December 3, the following galleries will be opening their doors and inviting you to be a part of this sublime 31 year old tradition. Please remember to keep a safe social distance, wear your mask, wash your hands and, of course, enjoy the art. Visit hotspringsarts.org for more information on Hot Springs community
 
The following galleries will be open for Gallery Walk on Friday, December 3.
 
With over 74 years of research and development, the 3rd generation owner features in-house formulated glazes and custom blended clay combined to create a finished quality that is easily recognizable as “Dryden.”

Emergent Arts -341 A Whittington Ave   

Join us for our Winter Wonderland art tree competition and canned food drive to benefit Project Hope Food Bank. The Spa City Tappers will be performing, and Santa and Mrs. Claus will make an appearance. Voting will begin at 5pm until 8PM. Santa and Mrs. Claus will stop in from 5PM-6:45PM and the Spa City Tappers will perform at 6:30pm in the dance room at Emergent Arts. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for casual photos, but won’t be holding little ones on their laps.

Whittington Gallery – 307 Whittington Ave.

Come join us for Gallery Walk Friday December 3rd as we have lots of goodies in store including a visit by Santa himself! Whittington Gallery is offering free gift wrap for Holiday items purchased during Gallery Walk. Deborah Miller has joined the gallery and will be featured the month of December. Mark your calendars and be sure to attend this Gallery Walk celebration of our fifty local Arkansas artists.

Gallery Central – 340 A. Central Ave. 

The gallery features original fine art in diverse styles and mediums from Arkansas artists as well as internationally known artists; and also carries women’s clothing, gifts, and housewares.

All Things Arkansas – 610 Central Avenue  

Ben Carey has returned to all things Arkansas w his vocals. The gallery features products from Arkansas, made in Arkansas, and relating to Arkansas.

Artists’ Workshop Gallery – 610A Central Ave. 

Joe Wilcox and Dianne Morgan, both of Hot Springs Village, are the Featured Artists for December at Artists’ Workshop Gallery. Miniature Art Featured Artists will hold a group exhibition in December.  You are invited to come visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus from 7:00-9:00 p.m.!

American Art Gallery and Gifts LLC – 724 Central Avenue
Featuring knives by Claud Lambert. Wall art by various artists including, Jamie Carter, Jimmy Leach, Kinkade Studio, and Margaret Kipp. Ernie Bolieu will be present to discuss Southwest Jewelry.

Legacy Fine Art Gallery 804 Central Ave. 

Legacy Fine Art Gallery will be having a going away party for Carole Katchen during December Gallery Walk. Please come and wish her well in her newest journey. Carole wants everyone to know “I have had a wonderful time painting and showing my art in Hot Springs for 26 years. I have made many great friends here and look forward to seeing everyone during this Gallery Walk.”

Justus Fine Art Gallery – 827 A Central Avenue 

The December Exhibit at Justus Fine Art Gallery, will feature work by Mark Blaney, Beverly Buys, Donnie Copeland, Mike Elsass, Robyn Horn, Dolores Justus, Sammy Peters, Michael Francis Reagan, Tony Saladino, Sandra Sell, Gary Simmons, Gene Sparling, Elizabeth Weber, and others.

The Warehouse – 301 East Broadway

This pop-up gallery always hosts a fun-filled evening of live music finger foods, drinks, and art by many talented local artists! Doors open at 5:00. 

Esther’s Gallery and Gifts – 305 Broadway St.
 
Stop by Hot Springs’ newest gallery featuring diverse and high-quality art of all genres created by both new and established artists.
 
Grand Lagniappe Tea Room – 811 West Grand Ave
This month the Art Angels are opening their Pop-Up Gallery Shop at the Grand Lagniappe Tea Room. Our Grand Opening is Friday November 5 pm during Gallery Walk.

Featured artwork:

Winter Wonderland Art Tree Competition Circle Gallery Emergent Arts
“Ginger and Pepper” by Deborah Wilson Whittington Gallery
“STR132” by Donnie Copeland (c) Justus Fine Art Gallery