On the 1st Friday of each month, from 5:00 - 8:00 pm, members of the Sedona Gallery Association offer a unique monthly showcase highlighting artists, special exhibits, and art events. These special art receptions give locals and Sedona visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy light refreshments while beginning their weekends with an exploration of Sedona’s exciting art scene.
1st Friday in the Galleries, Sedona February 1, 2019 | 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. A free event open to locals and visitors
Featured Art Receptions :
Mountain Trails Gallery - Suite A201: Mountain Trails Gallery at Tlaquepaque is proud to present “Window into the Sublime: Winter into Spring” which opens with a reception on February 1st, from 5 - 8 pm featuring landscape / cityscape artists who work to capture the spellbinding beauty of nature as well as magical moments in time which can take your breath away.
Renee Taylor Gallery - Suite B124: The Gallery invites you to experience an evening of contemporary artwork by Arizona artists, encompassing a wide variety of mediums including: steel, Plexiglas, canvas and stone. The gallery is open to the public for 1st Friday.
Rowe Fine Art Gallery- Suite A102-103: It’s an evening of client appreciation during Full of HeART at Rowe Fine Art Gallery. Stop by to enjoy the decadent dark-chocolate fountain. Anyone who has ever purchased art from the gallery will receive an extra special sweet treat.
The Gallery of Wholeness Harmony and Radiance, A Honshin Fine Art Gallery - Suite A117: This gallery presents the return of the Zen Cats. Honshin’s internationally renowned Zen Cat Series is created in the awareness and the oneness of existence. The works demonstrate the love, peace, and beauty of all life. Honshin has also been the artist for a bestselling Thich Nhat Hahn Series of calendars and datebooks for over twenty years.
The Gallery of the Ascending Spirit, A Honshin Fine Art Gallery - Suite C205: The Gallery of Ascending Spirit: A Honshin Fine Art Gallery will also be featuring the internationally renowned Zen Cat Series are created in the awareness and the oneness of existence. They demonstrate the love, peace, and joy that are discovered in our hearts as we embrace the sacredness and beauty of all life. The public is invited to an opening reception from 5-8pm.
Vue Gallery – Suite E101: Take to the wind and experience a space of sculptures crafted by Lyman Whitaker. Upon entering the gallery enjoy cookies while viewing the Acrylic paintings of Josiane Childers and Justin West. A rainbow of artwork awaits you.
Lanning, a Bryant Nagel Gallery- Suite A1-2: Lanning, a Bryant Nagel Gallery invites you to stop in between 5-8pm to view their elaborate array of stunning contemporary and modern art. Small bites will be served, and visitors will have the opportunity to connect with many artists, directly.
Turquoise Tortoise, a Bryant Nagel Gallery - Suite A3: Whether you are seeking a colorful painting for your southwest inspired home, or rugs and pillows to accessorize a space - this is your gallery. Stop in to connect with represented artists and staff between the hours of 5pm and 8pm - and also enjoy drinks and small bites.
Gallery of Modern Masters - Lower Level: The Gallery of Modern Masters features Kathleen Hall. Hall is known for her paintings of nature and her heavy textures. Using a palette knife as her primary tool, you will experience a layering of color that brings out the fullest depth of a flower’s color.
James Ratliff Gallery - Lower Level: This gallery will be featuring new works by: William Crook, Marlene Rye, Cary Henrie and Allen Dutton. Allen Dutton is best known for his photography...the Corcoran Museum offered him a show a few years back...which is quite a feather in his cap. Artist William Crook will be available to connect with during the evening.
ALT Gallery - 2301 AZ- 89A Suite 102: The ALT Gallery in West Sedona will be holding a giant 1st Friday book sale. The shelves are full and it's time to make room. Great deals on high quality, rare, and out of print volumes on Art, Native American Culture, Yoga, Metaphysics, Esoteric Philosophy, Astrology, Poetry, Religion and Music. Enjoy the sound of vintage vinyl while you browse.
An Object of Desire Gallery at A Spa For You- 30 Kayenta Court - Suite 1: Stop into this gallery for a moment of serene relaxation and enjoy an array of beautiful artwork. Don't forget to congratulate An Object of Desire Gallery for becoming one of the SGA's newest members!
UPTOWN AREA and THE “Y”
Aurora Dora - 320 N State Rte 89A - P2: Enjoy the stunning photography of Dora Redman, known for her focus on the Northern Lights. Published by N.A.S.A. and the Washington Post (to name a few), you won't want to miss stopping by this gallery during 1st Friday.
Goldenstein Gallery - 150 State Route 179, at the corner of 179 and 89A: At the ‘Y’ near Uptown Sedona don’t forget to sneak into the colorful Goldenstein Gallery. Goldenstein Gallery's Annual Body Language Show features the art of 22 artists including LauRha Frankfort. Her lifelong passions for painting, singing, music and the healing arts as a teacher in hospitals of Medical QiGong, are incorporated into her paintings focusing on the power of the female form.