First Friday September 2017

First Friday Art Walk September 2017

As always it looks to be a great First Friday Art Walk. We have compiled a list of First Friday participants to help you decide your path downtown. Be sure to use #LNKFF when you post pictures to share your night.

Burkholder Project

719 P St. | 5:30-8:00 PM

Rocketship Gallery

941 O St. Suite 100 | 6:00-9:00 PM

Gallery 9

124 S 9th St | 6:30 - 9:30 PM

In September, Gallery 9 will feature new paintings by Jan Lang and stained glass by Bonnie Vodehnal.

Friday, September 1
6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Noyes Art Gallery

119 S. 9th St. | 10:00 AM-9:00 PM

Noyes Art Gallery is located in the heart of the downtown Lincoln art district. All artwork is original and for sale. Sixty member artists are represented in this professional and friendly cooperative gallery. Each month, a new exhibit is unveiled at the First Friday night opening, where the public is invited to meet the artists.

Artwork includes: Cooperative art installations, contemporary and traditional art of all kinds and styles, exterior sculptures, portraits, murals, furniture, folk art, blown glass, wood carvings, photography, bronze sculptures, silver and beaded jewelry, metal reliefs, paper art, watercolors, acrylics, collages, oil paintings, pottery, stained glass, and other made-to-order, one-of-a-kind art.

First Friday - September 1st 6-9 PM

Focus Gallery Curated by Ronnie Reid with Lane Zimbelman,
Coleen Brill, Kevin Sinsel, Sheryll Hickman, Lynette Fast, Ambur Harvey, Casey Mitchell, Brandi Light



Metro Gallery

1316 N. St. Suite 101 | 3:00-7:00


Tugboat Gallery

Parrish Studios (second floor 14th and O St.) | 5:00-10:00 PM

Tugboat Gallery is located at 116 N. 14th Street, Lincoln, NE - second story above Gomez Art supply.  Elevator entrance at 1410 'O' Street.  Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 10-6 and Saturday 12-5. 


Questions answered by Gomez Art Supply at 402-477-6200.

Sheldon Museum of Art

12th and R St. | 5:00-7:00 PM

Beat the heat and retreat to the cool galleries for a tour of Sheldon’s summer exhibitions. A staff member will meet you in Sheldon’s Great Hall for a 45-minute tour of the galleries.


Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Richards Hall-UNL City Campus | 5:00-7:00 PM

The Eisentrager-Howard Gallery is located on the first floor of Richards Hall, which is located at Stadium Drive and T sts. on the UNL city campus. The Eisentrager-Howard Gallery is open to the public and hosts changing exhibitions that extend the studio and classroom. Exhibitions include MFA thesis, undergraduate capstone, undergraduate juried art competition, faculty biennial, and invited artists.

Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. Admission to the gallery is free and open to the public.

For more information, call the School of Art, Art History & Design at (402) 472-5522.


701 P Street | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

JONLOVESART Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in Lincoln, Nebraska. This month will feature NET WORK, a show of internet/technology inspired pieces and projects by Jon Love.

The Lincoln Marriot Cornhusker Hotel

333 S 13th Street | 5:00-8:00 PM

The Cornhusker will be showcasing pieces from this year's Artist in Residence, Margaret Berry, and we invite you to stop in to see the incredible work she has produced. Margaret will be present to discuss her art and the process of its creation.

Francie & Finch Bookshop

130 S. 13th Street | 5:00-7:30 PM

Book Release - Author Signing - Kay Logan Peters

Kay Logan-Peters will share her book, University of Nebraska - Lincoln. Reception and Book Signing. Books available for pre-order at Francie & Finch or purchase the night of the event.

September 6th - 5-6:30pm

Lincoln Children's Museum

1420 P St | 5:00 - 7:30 PM

In a Galaxy Far Far Away....the Lincoln Children's Museum hosts fun and interactive activites as you learn about the galaxy and train to be the best jedi in the Galaxy!

Free for members
Regular admission for non-members

Activites of the night include:
Music by the band FluffyPsychoBunnies
Jedi Training Course
Planet Bingo
Galactic Goo
Gravity Well
Magic Show and more!

Don't forget about our free parking! We’ll be offering free parking in the University Square Parking garage at 101 N 14th Street.

Crescent Moon Coffee

140 N 8th St | 8-10 PM

Indigo Bridge Books 

701 P St # 102 | 6-8 PM

Every First Friday, Indigo Bridge hosts fresh, new art and live music. Join us on your art walk to see some fabulous works in paint, photography, mixed-media and more. Indigo’s wall space is dedicated to our partnership with The 815 and Artists on the Edge. Each month the Wood Room has a new featured artist.

This month’s musical guest is To Be Announced.

Method Cycles & Craft House

416 S 11th St | 6-9 PM


Kiechel Fine Art 

1208 O St  | 6-9 PM

Jenny Kruger Solo Exhibition

A Collaborative First Friday Opening

September 1st-  5:00- 8:00pm

St. Marks on the Campus, 13th and R St

Join Artists on the Edge and the Writer's Wordshop for a collaborative event featuring artwork and a poetry reading.

Artworks from current and past members will be displayed all month long.

The Writer's Wordshop will be reading from their newest publication from 6:00 to 7:30pm.

We apologize for any omissions or errors in this month's listing. Please feel free to contact us if you have any changes or additions at