Fourth Friday Gallery Nights
The Arts Council of Wilmington/NHC is proud to coordinate Fourth Friday Gallery Nights, free monthly events where downtown galleries, studios and art spaces open their doors to the public in an after-hours celebration of art and culture. Taking place from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on the fourth Friday of each month, the self-guided tours have made downtown Wilmington a popular destination for art lovers. Click here for the Fourth Friday 2016 Flier!
FOURTH FRIDAY GALLERIES
ACES GALLERY / 221 N Front St / 910.343.0998
ACES, or Arts Council Exhibition Space, is a public gallery featuring rotating exhibits by New Hanover County-based artists, groups, and independent curators.
ACME ART STUDIOS / 711 N 5th Ave / 910.763.8010
Wilmington’s premier working studio space and gallery featuring 20 active studios and in-house gallery space with painters, sculptors and photographers of all ages and genres.
THE ART FACTORY/ 721 Surry St. / 910-399-3793
Art Factory includes a 1500 sf World Gallery, a Featured Artist Gallery and showroom, as well as 12 artist studios.
ART IN BLOOM GALLERY / 210 Princess St / 484.885.3037
Established in October 2015, Art in Bloom Gallery is a crossroad for creativity and other connections that happen when people explore art and exchange ideas. The art gallery is both global and local by providing virtual space via technology as well as physical space in a renovated 19th century horse stable in downtown Wilmington. The gallery presents original paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, fabric, and ceramics with an emphasis on national and international artists. Outdoor art will be exhibited in the 500 square foot courtyard at the back of the building.
THE ARTWORKS™ / 200 Willard St / 910.352.7077
A 7000 square foot art village, fostering a creative environment for artists, educational opportunities, and enhancing the community through art.
BURGWIN-WRIGHT HOUSE & GARDENS / 224 Market St / 762-4523
Colonial-era museum house is a superb example of Georgian architecture and features an extensive collection of 18th & 19th century decorative arts and artwork.
CRESCENT MOON / 24 N Front St / 910.762.4207
Crescent Moon is THE place in Wilmington for art, jewelry, sculpture, glass and designer clothing all under one moon. Crescent Moon: where the most talented local, regional and national artists choose to exhibit their art. Crescent Moon has something for everyone, from casual home design, to the serious art collector. Crescent Moon art and styles may be out of this world, but not out of your budget. Crescent Moon – in downtown Wilmington, right across from Front Street Brewery.
THE DANIELS GALLERY @ CFCC / 200 Hanover St / 910.362.7442
CFCC’s Wilma W. Daniels Gallery is located on the first floor of the Hanover Parking Deck in downtown Wilmington and features more than 2000 square feet of gallery space.
MC ERNY GALLERY @ WHQR / 254 N. Front St / 910.343.1640
A fine art gallery located inside Wilmington’s historic public radio station, featuring exhibits from a variety of artists. Art exhibits rotate every two months.
EXPO 216 / 216 N Front St / Coming in March!
A hybrid museum-gallery featuring annual themed, issue-driven exhibitions.
GOING LOCAL NC / 208 N. Front St / 919.301.8437 / Coming Soon!
Going Local NC is a local art gallery and shop consisting of handmade items from artists all over North Carolina. We host a vast assortment of diverse artisans, from the mountains to the coast of North Carolina, from all mediums and inspirations.
THE GOLDEN GALLERY / 311 N Front St / 910.762.4651
Wilmington’s leading source for regional imagery for over 35 years! Watercolors, photography, illustration, and more. Inside the Cotton Exchange.
NEW ELEMENTS GALLERY / 201 Princess St / 910.343.8997
Fine art, craft, and jewelry by regional and nationally recognized artists since 1985.
PORT CITY POTTERY & FINE CRAFTS /307 N Front St / 910.763.7111
We are the first gallery in Wilmington dedicated exclusively to handmade, one-of-a-kind, three-dimensional art and crafts.
RIVER TO SEA GALLERY / 224 S Water St / Unit 1-A / 910.763.3380
River to Sea Gallery features over thirty local artists offering their finest creations, including paintings, photography, jewelry, pottery, glass and mixed media.
SARAH SHEFFIELD STUDIO / 802-A N. 4th St / 919-815-2097
Sarah Sheffield is a contemporary impressionist who works primarily in oil and watercolor from life—painting outdoors and from still life arrangements in her studio. She specializes in small to medium sized paintings to fill cozy spaces in vanities, foyers, halls and libraries.
A TASTING ROOM / 19 S. 2nd St / 910.769.0990
FLYTRAP BREWERY / 319 Walnut St / 910.769.2881
Our light and bright tap-room walls highlight the work of local artists. Exhibits feature one artist at time and rotate every two months.
MANIFEST DESIGN / 200 N Front St / 910.515.1333
PINPOINT RESTAURANT / 114 Market St / 910.769.2972
PLATYPUS & GNOME / 9 S Front St / Coming soon!
SPECTRUM SPOTLIGHT: A Pop-Up Gallery @ InnerBanks Wealth Management / 105 Grace 910.256.2323
Spectrum Gallery has been a staple of the Wilmington art scene since its inception in 1997. The Spectrum Spotlight is a “pop-up” gallery housed at InnerBanks Wealth Management, INVEST Financial Corporation, a boutique investment management firm that recently opened gorgeous new offices at 105 Grace Street. When filled with original art from Spectrum, the new space makes an elegant showcase for Gallery Nights.
WILMINGTON WINE / 605 Castle St / 910.202.4749
Boutique wine shop featuring local artists in a cozy, eclectic space. Come enjoy local art and participate in our free Friday night wine tastings!
PARK FREE FIRST HOUR IN CITY DECKS!