First Friday

An evening of Oakland Art Murmur member galleries and mixed-use venues open to the public. Oakland Art Murmur (OAM) began organizing the free, monthly art walk — known as The Art Murmur — in 2006. Today, OAM is an organization of over 40 galleries that produces weekly art walks, guided tours and other exclusive events. Learn more at About Oakland Art Murmur.

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Friday - November 7, 2014

TimeEvent
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Shock and awe @ FLOAT Art Gallery
Located in: jingletown. Tagged: cotton mill studios artist, float gallery, mixed media industrial sculpture, oakland art, painting, photograpy
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
EJ's Brew and Brush @ Joyce Gordon Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: Acrylic painting, live painting, Music & Art, paint session, resident artist
All Day
Papercut Butterfly Installation by Whitney Smith @ Marion and Rose’s Workshop
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: installation, Oakland Artist, papercuts, sculpture, site specific installation, window installation
All Day
Photoplay @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Allen David, hallway showcase, photography, The New Parkway Theater
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
AUTUMN MIX @ PHOTO
Located in: uptown. Tagged: digital photography, fine art, photography
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Every Night I Tell Myself I Am The Cosmos @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
"California Landscapes" by Carol Sideman @ Creative Framing & Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: Art, bay area artists, California Landscapes, Carol Sideman, Creative Framing & Gallery, Oakland, oil painting
All Day
Exoticism and the Animalistic Gaze @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Art of A Journey by Abba Yahuda @ Oakstop
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: artists reception, downtown / old oakland, Loakal, oakland art, oakland art murmur, oakland artists, painting
10:00 am
Uncommon Sense @ Creative Growth Art Center
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Motown Legends: Artwork By Chris Clark @ Joyce Gordon Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: graphic art, Motown, Music, photography
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Terry Furry, "Vulnerable Gods" @ LuckyLo Art Gallery & Boutique
Located in: jack london. Tagged: Art, erotica, First Friday, Loakal Art Gallery & Boutique, painting, Terry Furry
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Charlie Milgrim: Utility Access @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Contemporary art, contemporary photography, First Friday, Mercury 20 Gallery, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, uptown
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jo Ann Biagini: Into the Wild @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract, book arts, Contemporary art, First Friday, mixed media, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Rise and Fall: New works by Randy Colosky @ Chandra Cerrito Contemporary
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Artist Talk Series, artists reception, chandra cerrito contemporary, Colosky, contemporary, First Friday, oakland art murmur, Randy, Saturday Stroll, sculpture
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
New Bed: Sanford Biggers, Roderick Kiracofe, Karen & Malik Seneferu, Nicole Shaffer @ Krowswork
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Art, bed, installation, private, public, video
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Abba Yahuda's Book Release and Signing Party @ Oakstop
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: abstract, abstract painting, artists reception, downtown / old oakland, gallery, oakland art, oakland art murmur, oakland artists
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Experimental Space | First Friday Event @ Aggregate Space Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged: Art, baasics, Contemporary art, First Friday, gallery, installation, science
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jennifer + Kevin McCoy | All Exit Reception @ Johansson Projects
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
6:00 pm
Book Signing with John F. Martin @ PHOTO
Located in: uptown. Tagged: book signing, fine art, PHOTO
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First Friday Art Walk Opening of Turmoil & Calm ~ The Art of Jamey Brzezinski @ Warehouse416 ~ A Unique Gathering Place
Located in: uptown. Tagged: artists reception, contemporary, First Friday, installation, Jamey Brzezinski, Saturday Stroll, uptown
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Oakland Art Murmur
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Friday Reception "California Landscapes" @ Creative Framing & Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: Art, California Landscapes, Carol Sideman, Creative Framing & Gallery, First Friday, Oakland, oil painting
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Orgiastic: Photocollages by Daniel Lippincott @ Classic Cars West
Located in: uptown. Tagged: art murmur, Classic Cars West, First Friday
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Queerly Oakland First Friday Shorts at the New Parkway Theater @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged: First Friday Shorts, free, New Parkway Theater
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Visual Language Opening Reception @ SLATE contemporary
Located in: uptown. Tagged: blair bradshaw, Catherine Courtenaye, daniella woolf, lucky rapp, oakland art murmur, Oakland galleries, opening reception, painting, Silvia Poloto, slate art, slate art consulting, slate contemporary, text, Tricia Rissmann, visual language
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
EJ's Brew and Brush (Fri) @ Joyce Gordon Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged:

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Shock and awe
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Shock and awe @ FLOAT Art Gallery
Papercut Butterfly Installation by Whitney Smith
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Papercut Butterfly Installation by Whitney Smith @ Marion and Rose’s Workshop
Photoplay
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Photoplay @ The New Parkway Theater
AUTUMN MIX
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AUTUMN MIX @ PHOTO
Every Night I Tell Myself I Am The Cosmos
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Every Night I Tell Myself I Am The Cosmos @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
"California Landscapes" by Carol Sideman
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“California Landscapes” by Carol Sideman @ Creative Framing & Gallery
Exoticism and the Animalistic Gaze
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Exoticism and the Animalistic Gaze @ The New Parkway Theater
The Art of A Journey by Abba Yahuda
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The Art of A Journey by Abba Yahuda @ Oakstop