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Open Locations for First Friday, September 5th, 2014

Wonderbound Studio at Junction Box‬
| 1075 Park Avenue West‬

Passion: The Art of Wonderbound | September 5th, 6-8pm
Please join us for an opening reception introducing the photography of Amanda Tipton and featuring a brief performance by the Wonderbound Hares at 7pm. Amanda's photography will be on display at the Wonderbound Studio for the month of September.

NEW RiNo! ‪DADA Art Bar‬
| ‪2470 Broadway #103‬ | ‪dadaartbar‬.com

DADA Art Bar is proud to announce our September exhibition:
"Visions and Myths"
Paintings by Sharon Healy and chalk studies by John Moinzad delve into the mysterious nature of mythology and dreams. Join us for the opening reception on 9/5/14 with live music by Kurt Vee and The Milk Blossoms. More here >

Happy Leaf Kombucha
| 3519 Brighton Blvd |

Please join us for a First Friday artist's reception for “METAMORPHISIS” at Happy Leaf Kombucha on September 5th, beginning at 7 pm. Refresh yourself with Kombucha home-brew on tap, enjoy live music from Lori Flynn and meet the artists currently on display through September 30th. More here >

The Infinite Monkey Theorem
| 3200 Larimer St.

To celebrate art, community and well, wine, Infinite Monkey Theorem invites the public to a party, hosted by Hartley Flats and Studio LoHi on Friday, September 5th, 5–10 p.m. Guests will enjoy an evening on the wine lot, filled with music, food, socializing and signature cocktails.
More here and at

Chocolate Crisis Center
| 3370 Walnut St. |

We're back after summer break!
Join us while we kick off our Fall calendar of events. Enjoy complimentary cocktails and chocolate tasting. Cheesecake Crisis samples, too! We're hoping
to extract Dr. Angst from India for September, but diplomacy takes time.
Please see the blog.

First Fridays @ Wazee Union | 3501 Wazee St |

Stop by Wazee Union for First Friday in September! Check out artwork and open studios from our resident creatives from 6:00-9:00.

Priscilla Fowler | Wazee Union #12

Priscilla Fowler will be open for First Friday in Wazee Union
from 6 to 9; come see new work!

LoDo Massage & Private Yoga Studio
| 3101 Walnut St |
Our artist list keeps growing!:
Cathy Frick, Melissa Jacobi, Kirbie Bernhardt, Zoe Rayor
and TiredPirate (image shown)
As always, free wine and chair massage with one of our fabulous therapists!

Bella Glass Studios
| 3950 Wynkoop St. |
Open First Friday from 11am–6pm so come in and say hi! We’ve got lots to show you and lots to sell. Plus we serve beer and wine, can’t beat that! We'll be showcasing all our own beautiful work, work from Blown Out of Water blown glass and the building itself is a mecca for fun art pieces upstairs and down! Everything is for sale from various artists throughout the building. More here >

Studio 2b
| 2527 Larimer St. |
Featured Artist: Michelle McMahan grew up in 2 Cultures - Brazil and the US. Her current work with reclaimed wood and metals developed first in Brazil utilizing the abandoned woods that had been used in the 1930’s to build homes for coffee growers in the northern region of Parana, a state in southern Brazil. Restoring beauty and design to wood once left to decay is an expression of her ability to see beauty and value in every person.

Proof Wine & Spirits
| 3360 Larimer St.

Dual Grand Opening parties for Proof and Cart-Driver.
Late night menu launch and party 10pm - close | Wine pairings from Liz

Also, Proof will be hosting weekly wine tastings on Fridays from 4-7pm.

Mile High Winery
| 2811 Walnut Street |

Live Music at Mile High Winery! 7pm 

September 5: Odessa Rose — Swing

Click here for the full September line up.

| 3254 Walnut St. |

Current exhibition, (in parentheses) by Joseph Coniff is being extended through October 5, 2014 at RULE Gallery. The gallery will be open extra hours for First Friday, September 5 and October 3 from 6-9pm. More here >

Plinth Gallery
| 3520 Brighton Blvd |

Jury Smith’s exhibition “white-out” will open at Plinth Gallery First Friday Sept. 5th from 6-9pm. The event is free of charge, and the exhibition will be on display through September 26th. More here >

Helikon Gallery & Studios
| 3675 Wynkoop |

Helikon Gallery is proud to announce our September 2014 exhibition, Great Plains: Three Point Perspective. The exhibit features Helikon Gallery’s first-ever artist trio - Patricia Barry Levy, Reed Weimer, and Chandler Romeo. Open on First Friday, September 5th from 6 to 10pm. Admission is always free, plus food, wine, and beer will be provided. More here >

Ironton Studios & Gallery
| 3636 Chestnut Place |

Open First Friday September 5th, 7-9 pm

With his latest exhibition Real Pictures Marc Willhite questions the possibility of words as images. More here >

| 3343 Larimer St |

FOUND OBJECTS: a discovery of new perspectives
New work by Michael Gadlin

Opening Reception: September 5, 5-9 pm
More here > 

Pattern Shop Studio
| 3349 Blake Street |

The Pattern Shop Studio will open the fall season with an exhibition entitled Rivers Alive, featuring work by New York and Colorado based artist Wopo Holup. Opening with a reception on Friday, September 5th, 2014, from 6 to 9pm. More here >

aBuzz Gallery
| 3340 Walnut St. |

Open September 5, 6-9pm.

Featured Artist: Lisa Calzavara
Showcasing wall sculptures and oil paintings, Lisa Calzavara's one woman show, Radiating Light, runs until September 20, 2014. More here >

Ice Cube Gallery
| 3320 Walnut Street |

FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK: September 5, 5-9pm

Susan Donatucci Hopp – “Fragmentation: The faces we navigate”
Jess Myers and Robert Sebree – “Thou Heaven in Art”

More here >

First Fridays @ Dry Ice Factory | 3300 Walnut Street

32 contemporary artists working in fiber, drawing, painting, ceramics, cast-paper, print-making, encaustic, jewelry, glass, installations, sculpture, and mixed media, have studios in this building (entrance through the Ice Cube Gallery). Free and open to the public.

Mid Mod Mall‬
| ‪3434 Brighton Blvd‬ | 720.291.0175

New artwork, great catered food, and live music! Don't miss this opening! Come celebrate the art of mid-century modern design! Join the celebration friday night from 7:00pm - midnight for live jazz, hors d'oeuvres, beverages and a fabulous 9000 sqft collection of mid-century modern furnishings on sale! The art of mid century modern is coupled with original local modern artwork!


MAP: Open locations for First Friday are marked with the black bird.
(Standard First Friday opening hours are from 6-9pm unless otherwise noted.) 

Additional locations generally open during First Friday:
• Eat & Drink locations (click here for more details and to check individual locations for hours)
• Yours Truly Cupcake (3047 Larimer) Walk-Up Window open First Fridays 12-9
• Giuliana Direct Olive Oil (3350 Walnut) Tasting Room open First Fridays 5-8pm