A walkable tour of art openings every first Friday

JUNE GALLERY NIGHT GOES VIRTUAL
FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 2020!

On Friday, June 5th, Gallery Night Ithaca returns to downtown, only this time, virtually and socially distant.

Presented by Tompkins Trust Company and made possible in part with a grant from the Community Arts Partnership , Gallery Night will include a series of virtual galleries and in online in 3-D to explore artwork,  a walkable tour of window displays or artwork in storefront windows along with entertainment and education from artists around the community online from 5-8 pm.

GALLERY NIGHT WINDOW EXHIBITS:

A walking map of art exhibit window displays will be available here closer to the June 5th.  You will be able to download the map and take a walking journey of the exhibits all throughout the month of June.  For your safety and the safety of others, please wear protective face masks while exploring the exhibits, provide plenty of social distancing among your group and be courteous of other individuals or families looking at the art.  Please also consider checking out the artwork on display at other times of day throughout the month.

GALLERY NIGHT 3-D VIRTUAL EXHIBITS:

Participating galleries of Gallery Night Ithaca are teaming up with Kunstmatrix.com to re-create gallery exhibits online.  You will be able to view from your very own computer curated local art exhibits on walls inside virtual galleries.  The gallery space will let you navigate at your leisure between rooms and art pieces.  Getting close up and far away views of the art on display and information about the artists.

Gallery Night Entertainment and Talks:

Closer to June 5th, we will post a line-up of artist talks and performances happening as part of Gallery Night.  Performances will be hosted on Facebook Live or Youtube.com.  Schedule and details to follow soon.

JUNE 5TH GALLERY NIGHT PARTICIPATING GALLERIES AND BUSINESSES:

Breathe
Cat’s Pajamas
Community Arts Partnership (CAP) Artspace
Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA)
Handwork, Ithaca’s Artisans Co-op
Petrune
State of the Art Gallery
Sunny Days of Ithaca

ABOUT GALLERY NIGHT ITHACA:

The Downtown Ithaca Alliance welcomes you to Gallery Night Ithaca presented by Tompkins Trust Company, a walkable tour of art openings and other special cultural events in and around downtown Ithaca, New York taking place from 5:00-8:00 PM on the first Friday of every month. With upwards of 20 venues to visit to explore each month, there is sure to be something that will catch your eye, whether you’re a seasoned collector or a first-time browser.

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Made possible in part by:

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JUNE GALLERY NIGHT GUIDE Coming Soon

Interested in Participating?

 

Are you a venue, curator, or artist interested in participating in Gallery Night Ithaca? Contact us at ithacafirstfriday@gmail.com

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Directions & Parking

Attendees can park in the Green, Seneca, and Cayuga Street garages ($1/hr.) and walk to the Gallery Night locations. The garages are equipped with accessible parking and elevators. Street parking is also available and free in the evenings AFTER 6:00pm during the week.

For additional downtown parking information, click here.

Don’t want to drive? See TCAT bus routes and schedules here. 

 
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GALLERY NIGHT ITHACA FUNDING

This program is made possible in part with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Community Arts Partnership.