North Beach ArtWalk 2012 | SF
The 5th Annual North Beach ArtWalk an annual weekend of over 60 artists presenting their art, poetry, music or performance at dozens of venues all over North Beach including in neighborhood cafes, studios and galleries.
2012 North Beach Art Walk
Saturday & Sunday, September 22-23, 2012 (11a-6p)
North Beach, SF
2012 event highlights include:
- Make Hang Gallery (450 Green) hosting wine tasting and artistic activities, including crafting illusions, and dyeing fabrics in natural indigo;
- Artwalk Central at Live Worms (1345 Grant) with live music,
- Cocktails and cupcakes at Ruse (524 Green),
- Live jazz at Melt (Columbus & Filbert), and tons more.
Full List of Venues & Events
* special artwalk discounts
1 ORANGELAND *
1250 Mason Street, Sat & Sun 11-5. neworangeland.com. Juried “Drawn on Nature” show. Also local art, gifts, cards & jewelry. 10% Discount on any purchase.
2 CANESSA GALLERY
708 Montgomery @ Columbus, Sat & Sun 11-5. canessa.org. “Drawn on Nature” Group Show (see artist list).
3 BASK *
42 Columbus @ Jackson, Sat & Sun 11-3. basksf.com. Art & jewelry by Crafty Swan & Nefer Jewelry Designs. One free glass of Sangria.
4 ARTIST & CRAFTSMAN SUPPLY*
555 Pacific Ave nr Kearny, Sat 10-7, Sun 11-6. artistcraftsman.com. Artworks by staff, customers and local artists: “The Misfit Art Exhibit”. (see artist list) 10% discount to participants and those walking the Artwalk.
255 Columbus @ Jack Kerouac Alley, Sat & Sun 6-9. Vesuvio.com “Dogs and More” paintings by local artist Lucia Gonnella.
6 THE EMERALD TABLET
80 Fresno @ Grant, Sat & Sun 11-6. emtab.org. Large group show of 18 local and emerging artists. Paintings, sculpture and photography. (see artist list).
7 WORLD APPAREL / GALLERY 27
1314 Grant, Sat & Sun 11-6. Tshirts, screen printing, paintings, clothing.
8 LIVE WORMS / ARTWALK CENTRAL
1345 Grant, Sat & Sun 11-6. Stop by for an event map& parking validation from Golden Gateway Garage. Group Show with art from every ArtWalk participant. Live music Sat & Sun 11-6.
9 RUSE *
524 Green, Sat & Sun 11-7. destinationartsf.com. Handmade artwork designed & created by local artists using vintage recycled materials. Cocktails & cupcakes plus children’s art activities.
10 MAKE HANG GALLERY *
450 Green – 52 steps up the hill from Grant, Sat 12-6, Sun 12-4. makehang.com. “Phantasmagoria”: Sculpture, performance and interactive artwork by local emerging artists. Artistic activities including making illusions, & dyeing fabrics with natural indigo. Free piece of fabric to dye yourself!
1400 Grant @ Green, Sat 11-9, Sun 11-6. mashka.com. Handmade in North Beach! Semiprecious sterling silver and gold vermeil jewelry.
12 CARMEL BLUE *
1418 Grant, Sat & Sun 11-6. carmelblue.com. Products, classes & community. 10% ArtWalk discount on merchandise purchases over $50.
13 PARK AND POND *
1422 Grant nr Green, Sat 10-7, Sun 12-5 Beautiful & well-designed locally made goods by designers within 100 miles of SF. Artwork by Leah Jachimowicz. parkandpond.com 10% off all art in the store during ArtWalk.
14 SAVOY TIVOLI
1434 Grant, Sat. only, 3-5. Mal Sharpe’s Big Money In Jazz. Live Jazz, Swing and Dixieland.
15 PUBLIC BARBER SALON
1528 Grant St. Sat & Sun 10-6. Group Show of emerging San Francisco artists. Paintings, drawings.
16 FOCUS GALLERY
1534 Grant, Sat & Sun 11-6. “Open Studio” with Nancy Calef & Jessi Kempin. Mixed media paintings.
17 MACCHIARINI CREATIVE DESIGN
1544 Grant, Sat 11-6, Sun 12-6. macreativedesign.com. Live metal arts casting event Sat. 5:30. Emma Morris and Crystal Powel new work.
18 ED HANDLEMAN
@ Gerke Alley @ Grant x Greenwich, Sat & Sun 11-5. edhandelman.com. Abstract / Figurative Painting.
19 ALAIN ZAHLER
@ The Treasure Trove 463 Union #B @ Varennes, Sat & Sun 10-6. anamericanasaga.us. A space in which objects with past, artistic, and cultural connections are shown.
21 CAFE DIVINE *
1600 Stockton @ Union, Sat & Sun 9am-10pm. cafedivinesf.com. Old Spaghetti Factory mural; Paintings by Marg Starbucks. Complimentary glass of Spanish Cava with a meal during ArtWalk weekend.
22 LITTLE VINE
1541 Grant, Sat 10-7, Sun 11-5. shoplittlevine.com Gourmet foods, fresh sandwiches, organic produce, fine wines. Paintings by Emma Macchiarini-Mankin.
23 ORIGINAL JOE’S
601 Union @ Stockton, opens @ 9am. originaljoessf.com. Brunch 9-3.
24 ARATA FINE ART GALLERY *
450 Columbus btwn Vallejo & Green, Sat 11-7, Sun 11-5. Painting, sculpture & designer jewelry. ArataFineArtGallery.com. We’ll pay the tax!
25 SALON LA BICICLETTA
641 Green St., Sat & Sun 11 – 6. Maps, collectibles, prints and paintings.
26 CRAIG FONAROW PHOTOGRAPHY *
527 Columbus Ave nr Green, Sat noon-9, Sun noon-6. fonarow.com. Photography of SF, other national & international locations. 10% off framed images during ArtWalk.
27 BOTTLE CAP *
1707 Powell @ Union, Sat 10-10, Sun 10–9. bottlecapsf.com Artists Leo Barsamina, Marie Van Elder, Adam Ansel, Jason Mecier. $5.- drink special Sat & Sun 12-6.
28 MELT *
700 Columbus @ Filbert, Sat & Sun 12-10. Live Jazz: James Washington & Friends, Sat & Sun 3-6. B.L.A. /Jazz Fuzion, Sat 7-10. The Alan Hightman Trio/Classic Jazz Sun 7-10. Jessica Sato fine art prints & Tim Hollbein abstract drawings. Special 1/2 sandwich + glass of wine $10.
29 PICCOLO PRESS
703 Columbus nr Filbert, Sat & Sun 12-5. piccolo-press.com. Local artist John Mattos: Works on Paper.
30 JACK MILLER ART STUDIO
990 Filbert @ Jones, Sat & Sun 11-6. Paintings. jackmillerartist.com
31 MK MOSAICS
2230-A Leavenworth @ Greenwich, Sat & Sun 11 – 6 Glass and stone mosaics by Michael J. Kruzich.
32 NICOLAS COLEY
6 Water St. @ Mason, Sat & Sun 11-6 Landscape paintings. nickcoley.com
33 SWEETIE’S ART BAR
475 Francisco @ Mason, Sat & Sun 2-10:30. Photographer George Gund present Sat & Sun. “The Persistent Nature of Nature”: images from Brazil.
34 MODERN EDEN *
403 Francisco @ Powell, Sat & Sun 11-7. moderneden.com. New oil paintings by Bradley Platz: “Blood & Marble”. Live DJ and wine all day. 10% off any purchase in the Gallery Shop.
35 CAFE FRANCISCO
2161 Powell @ Francisco, Sat & Sun 11-9. cafefrancisco.com. Group Show (see artist list)
36 HELEN WILSON
2027 Powell near Chestnut Ceramic and assemblage sculpture. helenwilsonartist.com
37 MAMA’S ON WASHINGTON SQUARE
1701 Stockton @ Filbert, Sat & Sun 8-3. Botanical photos inside by Julie Jaycox. Watercolors & acrylics, cards & books by Lucia Gonnella outside.
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Submitted by Rena Ragimova