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 - September 5, 2014

TimeEvent
All Day
In Between @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged: art murmur, Contemporary art, illustration, jessamyn lynn, Melanie Ida Chopko, mixed media, watercolor
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Crystallize: Photographs and Finite Forms @ Classic Cars West
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Classic Cars West, crystals, Elena Kulikova, First Friday, mixed media, oakland art murmur, photography, uptown
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Escape from Scarce City @ FLOAT Art Gallery
Located in: jingletown. Tagged: contemporary, Contemporary art, mixed media, oakland fine art, painting
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Process of Purpose - A Group Show @ LeQuiVive Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: Anthony Hurd, Boy Kong, contemporary, Contemporary art, contemporary painting, downtown / old oakland, Downtown Oakland, Justin Lovato, Max Kauffman, oakland art murmur, Santos Shelton, scott greenwalt
All Day
Ellipsis: 2 x 2 Solos - Ben Bigelow @ Pro Arts
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: 2x2 Solos, Art, exhibition, gallery, Oakland, Pro Arts
All Day
YOU BECAUSE FREE INSTANTLY NEW: 2 x 2 Solos - Rhonda Holberton @ Pro Arts
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: 2x2 Solos, Art, exhibitions, gallery, Oakland, Pro Arts
6:00 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
Vessel Gallery presents "Discovering Uncharted Territories" Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil @ Vessel Gallery
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract painting, Artist Talk Series, ceramics. ceramic sculpture, drawing, First Friday, Lonnie Lee, nature, oakland art murmur, Ron Weil, Saturday Stroll, sculpture, uptown, vessel, Vessel Gallery, William Schwob
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Vessel Gallery presents "Discovering Uncharted Territories" Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil @ Vessel Gallery
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Vessel Gallery presents "Discovering Uncharted Territories" Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil @ Vessel Gallery
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract, Artist Talk Series, artists reception, ceramic sculpture, Ceramics, charcoal, Contemporary art, drawing, drawings, figuration, First Friday, landscapes, Lonnie Lee, nature, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, sculpture, uptown
All Day
Exoticism and the Animalistic Gaze @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged: art murmur, Creative Growth staircase
12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Opening of Kim Miskowicz: Formation @ Krowswork
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
All Day
The Way Somewhere @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged:
All Day
Those De NADA Kids @ Rock Paper Scissors Collective
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Making Human by Michael Hannan @ Oakstop
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: abstract, Artist Talk Series, artists reception, contemporary, Contemporary art, downtown / old oakland, First Friday, gallery, mixed media, oakland art, oakland art murmur, oakland artists, painting, sculpture, wood
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
'Vibrant Impressions' by Ellen Dreibelbis & Kevin Woodson @ Creative Framing & Gallery
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: downtown / old oakland, Ellen Dreibelbis, floral, Kevin Woodson, oil painting, pastels, watercolor
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Collage Party 2 @ Creative Growth Art Center
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cameron Thompson, "Perched" @ Loakal
Located in: jack london. Tagged: Art, Aware, Cameron Thompson, First Friday, graffiti, Loakal, Loakal Art Gallery, oakland art murmur, painting, street art
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Drawings by Anisa Wieder with Photography by Jeanne Corso @ Studios 11
Located in: jack london. Tagged:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
No Person Is Without a Shadow @ Interface Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged:
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Vessel Gallery presents "Discovering Uncharted Territories" Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil @ Vessel Gallery
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract, Artist Talk Series, artists reception, ceramic sculpture, Ceramics, charcoal, Contemporary art, drawing, drawings, figuration, First Friday, landscapes, Lonnie Lee, nature, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, sculpture, uptown
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Amalgams and Hybrids - New Work by Livia Stein - 8/1 to 9/13/14 @ Transmission Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged: mixed media, paintings, sculptures
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jill McLennan: Industrial Resolution @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Contemporary art, Jill McLennan, Mercury 20 Gallery, oakland art, oakland art murmur, painting
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kathleen King:Wood Vibrations @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract painting, Kathleen King, Mercury 20 Gallery, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, sculpture, uptown, wood
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kaya Fortune: Innerboogieology @ Mercury 20
Located in: uptown. Tagged: collage, Kaya Fortune, Mercury 20 Gallery, mixed media, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, uptown
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Primal Visions: New Artworks by Lou Bermingham @ Manna Gallery
Located in: uptown. Tagged: abstract painting, Contemporary art, First Friday, installation art, Manna Gallery, oakland art murmur, Saturday Stroll, uptown
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Threshold @ Chandra Cerrito Contemporary
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fractured Fauna @ Johansson Projects
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Contemporary art, Johansson Projects, misako inaoka, mixed media, oakland art murmur, sculpture
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kim Miskowicz: Formation @ Krowswork
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Friday: Alyssa Lempesis @ Aggregate Space Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged: Contemporary art, gallery, installation, north / west, oakland artists, sculpture, solo show
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fractured Fauna @ Johansson Projects
Located in: uptown. Tagged: artists reception, Contemporary art, johansson, Johansson Projects, misako inaoka, oakland art murmur, sculpture
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Collage Party 2 | OPENING RECEPTION @ Creative Growth Art Center
Located in: uptown. Tagged:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cameron Thompson, "Perched" Opening Reception @ Loakal
Located in: jack london. Tagged: Art, Aware, Cameron Thompson, First Friday, graffiti, Loakal, Loakal Art Gallery, oakland art murmur, painting, street art
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Friday Gallery Walk @ Oakland Art Murmur
Located in: uptown. Tagged: art murmur, Downtown, First Friday, jack london, north oakland, uptown, west oakland
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First Friday Reception for Making Human by Michael Hannan @ Oakstop
Located in: downtown / old oakland. Tagged: abstract, Artist Talk Series, Contemporary art, downtown / old oakland, gallery, mixed media, oakstop, wood
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First Friday Reception for Pieces of Oakland: People. Places. Plans. @ Warehouse416 ~ A Unique Gathering Place
Located in: uptown. Tagged: Anna Quichocho, Anne-Marie Ross, artists reception, cartography, contemporary photography, First Friday, Linnea Zulch, maps, oakland art murmur, Pendarvis Harshaw, Suzanne Olmos, uptown
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Friday Shorts at the New Parkway Theater @ The New Parkway Theater
Located in: uptown. Tagged: First Friday Shorts, free screening, short films, youth filmmakers
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Paint & Pool opening @ SLATE contemporary
Located in: uptown. Tagged: andrzej michael karaoke, Art, art opening, Bay Area Art, bay area artists, Contemporary art, exhibition, First Friday, lola, oakland art murmur, victor cohen stuart
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Opening Reception: The Way Somewhere, guest curated by Vanessa Marsh @ Royal NoneSuch Gallery
Located in: north / west. Tagged:

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In Between
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In Between @ The New Parkway Theater
Crystallize: Photographs and Finite Forms
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Crystallize: Photographs and Finite Forms @ Classic Cars West
Escape from Scarce City
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Escape from Scarce City @ FLOAT Art Gallery
The Process of Purpose - A Group Show
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The Process of Purpose – A Group Show @ LeQuiVive Gallery
Ellipsis: 2 x 2 Solos - Ben Bigelow
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Ellipsis: 2 x 2 Solos – Ben Bigelow @ Pro Arts
YOU BECAUSE FREE INSTANTLY NEW: 2 x 2 Solos - Rhonda Holberton
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YOU BECAUSE FREE INSTANTLY NEW: 2 x 2 Solos – Rhonda Holberton @ Pro Arts
Motown Legends: Artwork by Chris Clark
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Motown Legends: Artwork by Chris Clark @ Joyce Gordon Gallery
Vessel Gallery presents "Discovering Uncharted Territories" Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil
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Vessel Gallery presents “Discovering Uncharted Territories” Sculpture by William Schwob and Drawings by Ron Weil @ Vessel Gallery