Art Galleries of St. Augustine, an organization of area galleries, sponsors the First Friday Artwalk from 5 to 9 p.m. the first Friday of each month. Galleries offer new exhibits and meet-the-artist receptions during this event. Start your free self-guided tours at any gallery and hop on the free trolleys to get to locations that are just a short ride away. Ripleyâ€™s Red trains and Old Town Trolleys provide complimentary transportation during the art walk. Shuttles run every 20-30 minutes on a continuous loop. See theÂ art walk mapÂ here. Call 1-832-779-2781 or go to www.artgalleriesofstaugustine.org for more details.
Gallery list for June 6 artwalk
NORTH OF THE PLAZA
LOVE’S ART EMPORIUM
8 Cathedral PlaceÂ / 904.824.0844
National & International artists, originals in Realism Style. Raku, glass, sculpture, prints, drawings and Russian lacquer boxes. Open Sun-Thu 10:30-6, Fri-Sat 10:30-9.
ST. AUGUSTINE PHOTOGRAPHIC ART
35 Hypolita #105Â 904.819.9512
Featuring fine art images of St. Augustine area by photographer Ray Dominey. Giclee services for professional and amateur artists.Â Open Sun-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-9.
HIGH TIDE GALLERY
51-A&B Cordova Street 904.829.6831 Featuring 40 local professional artists in painting, pottery, sea glass jewelry, stained glass, vintage & new local surfboards. Open Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-8, Sun 10-4. On June 6, â€œSea of Fishâ€ will feature fish-themed paintings, glass, pottery, mosaics and jewelry. In addition, summer and Fatherâ€™s Day items will be available. Meet gallery artist from 5 to 7 p.m.
ROHDE AVENUE GALLERY
7 Rohde Avenue 904.829.5003
All original art from local and emerging artists, exhibits change every 2 mos. Open Uptown Saturday Nights, not Friday Artwalks. Open Tue-Sat 10-5, closed Sun-Mon.
TRIPP HARRISON GALLERY & STUDIO
22 Cathedral PlaceÂ Â 904.824.3662
Located on the Plaza. We feature Caribbean, Florida and Coastal Scenes. A unique experience that is a ‘must see’ for art lovers. Open Mon-Thu 11-6, Fri-Sat 11-8, Sun by appt.
58 Hypolita Street 904.824.6322
Celebrating 14 yrs of this eclectic gallery offering unique gifts. Featuring 70 artists in metal, glass, wood, painting, photography. Open Sun-Thu 10:30-7, Fri-Sat 10:30-9.
THE STARVING ARTIST
28 Cuna Street 904.540.3661
All local art by 50 up-and-coming artists and students from Florida colleges. Visual and performance art, changing exhibits. Open Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 12-6.
SOUTH OF THE PLAZA
GALERIA DEL MAR
9 King Street / 904.829.2120
National & International art in Abstract and Contemporary, including Dali and Chagall. Offering originals, prints, sculpture, and glass. Open Sun-Thu 10:30-6, Fri-Sat 10:30-9.
Â PLUM GALLERY
9A Aviles Street 904.825.0069
A contemporary art gallery for mid-career and emerging artists. Painting, sculptures and jewelry. Open Thu-Sun 11-5, Fri-Sat 11-8 and by appointment Mon-Wed. On June 6, â€œAmerican Craftsmenâ€ opens with an assembly of complimentary artist working on various mediums and materials â€” handcrafted furniture, stained glass, quilts, linocut prints, paintings, sculptures and â€œart dolls.â€ Artists include Jerry and Nancy Noboloff, Rachel deCuba, Nicola Barsaleau, Jessie Cook, Meagan Chaney Gumpert and Duke Darnold.
GEORGIA NICK GALLERY
11A Aviles Street 904.342.2186
The gallery features art, stained glass, photography, sculpture, books and music by local artists, authors and musicians. Open Wed-Mon 11-5, closed Tue.
AVILES STREET GALLERY
11C Aviles Street 904.823.8608
Fine art gallery of 10 well-established artists. Oils, acrylics, photography, pastels, watercolors, pen & ink, jewelry and wood. Open Mon, Wed, Thu 10-5, Fri-Sat 11-6, Sun 11-5. Closed Tue.
ST. AUGUSTINE ART ASSOCIATION
22 Marine Street 904.824.2310
Cultural epicenter of St. Augustine. Juried exhibits – Awards presented at 7pm during Artwalk. Workshops. Youth programs. Weddings. St Augustine Art & Craft Festival sponsor. FREE Gallery Admission and Guided Tours. Open Tue-Sat 12-4, Sun 2-5, closed Mon. On June 6, the annual Honors Show will feature â€œthe best of the best,â€ an exhibit that features new works by artists who have won awards at the Association during the past three years. The show will run through July 6.
47 King Street / 904.827.1899 American & European Original Art. Collection includes Impression- ism, Plein Air, Still Lifes & Florida artists. Open Sun-Wed 11-6, Thu 11-7, Fri-Sat 10-8.
SPEAR HOUSE GALLERY
149 Cordova Street 904.823.9722
The Spear House Gallery is in the Dow Museum of 9 historic houses. Enter at Cordova and Bridge Streets. Local art in 3 month shows. Open daily 10-4:30.
BRILLIANCE IN COLOR
25 King Street / 904.810.0460
National & International Representational & Impressionistic Art, Renoir & Cassatt originals. Sculpture, pottery, 19th-20th Century etchings. Open Sun-Thu 10:30-6, Fri-Sat 10:30-9.
AMIRO ART & FOUND
9C Aviles Street 904.824.8460
Showcasing a unique blend of contemporary art and vintage finds. From fine art to folk art, representing a diverse group of artists. Open Thu-Mon 11-6, closed Tue-Wed. On June 6, â€œBy the Seaâ€ art will be on view, a collection of ocean-inspired work by artists Jeanine Maleno, as well as local artists Jim McBride, Nancy Hamlin-Vogler, Deane Kellogg, and Wendy Mandel McDaniel.
JOEL BAGNAL GOLDSMITH
11B Aviles Street 904.614.4706
40 years of custom designs in gold and silver jewelry. Commemorating special occasions, serving “clients not customers.” Open daily 11-6.
214 Charlotte Street 904.824.0251
Professional Artists of St. Augustine is the city’s oldest local cooperative gallery. Paintings, pastels, photography, mixed media, jewelry & pottery. Open Mon-Fri 12-4, Sat-Sun 12-5.
LOST ART GALLERY
210 St. George Street #C-1 904.827.9800
19th-20th Century museum-quality art, ancient artifacts to contemporary art from around the world. Victoria Golden, professional fine art appraiser. Open Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu 10:30-6, Fri-Sat 10:30-8:30, closed Wed. On June 6, view art by Klaiberg, Lennon, Miro, Raeburn, Warhol and other well known artists.
GRAND BOHEMIAN GALLERY
49 King Street 904.829.6880
A Kessler Collection Art Gallery specializing in Plein Air Impressionism, Expressionism and Realism by American and European artists. Original paintings, art glass, sculpture and jewelry. Open Sun-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-9.
ABSOLUTE AMERICANA ART GALLERY
77 Bridge Street 904.824.5545
Original unique art by some of the most influential 21st Century artists. Also art from Absolut Vodka and Absinthe ad campaigns. Free Parking. Open Tue-Sat 10-5, closed Sun-Mon.
EASTÂ OF THE PLAZA
4 White Street E. and Anastasia Blvd. 904.827.9997
Phantasmagoria across the bridge, featuring jewelry, in-house creations, multidimensional art, pottery, trash art and local mosaics. Eclectic vortex of color and whimsy. Open Mon-Sat 11-6, Call for Sun hours. On June 6, artistÂ Katheryn Marsh is exhibiting new geometric layerings and free hanging wood flowers.Â Her work will show through the month of June. Savories from The Purple Olive. Music on the back deck by ABM.
ISLAND FRAMERS & GALLERY
4106 A1A South 904.471.3135 Located in the Sandpiper Plaza, featuring local art & framing, originals, etchings, stained glass mosaics, photographs and prints. Open Tues. – Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10 – 3. Closed Sun-Mon.
THE ART STUDIO OF ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH
370-A A1A Beach Blvd.
Art studio and gallery space located on St. Augustine Beach by the pier. Paintings, pottery, stained glass. Open Tue 11-3, Wed 1-4, Thu 10-2, Fri 1:30-4, Sat 3-6, Sun 11-1. Closed Mon.
75 King Street 904.824.2874
Three floors of elegantly exhibited relics from America’s Gilded Age. View furnishings, costumes, musical instruments and artifacts. Open daily 9-5.
130 KING FINE ART
130 King Street / 904.829.8280
Signature gallery for the Rock & Roll paintings of Celebrity Artist Marty Balin, founder of Jefferson Airplane. Open Fri 5-9, Sat-Sun 1-5, or by appointment.
228 West King Street 904.829.2838 or 800.826.4649
Featuring Lowbrow, Pop Surrealism, Street and Underground art from Regional, National and Internationally acclaimed artists. Mon-Thu 9-5, other hours by appointment.
CRISP-ELLERT ART MUSEUM
48 Sevilla Street 904.826.8530
Located on the Flagler College campus. Exhibitions vary. Open during the school year while classes are in session. Open Mon-Fri 10-4, Sat 12-4, closed Sun. **CLOSED FOR ART WALK DURING SUMMER MONTHS
BUTTERFIELD GARAGE ART GALLERY
137A King Street 904.825.4577 This 1920’s Garage was restyled into a fine contemporary gallery exhibiting a wide variety of works. The original sign is outside. Open daily 11-5, free parking available. On June 6, artist Sam Kates will open his â€œCoastal Connectionsâ€ show, paintings that depict life on the coast of Florida. An opening reception will be from 5 to 9 p.m. June 6. The exhibit will run through June.