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Friday Night Liberty - May 6, 2016
Experience all the ARTS DISTRICT has to offer is by attending a FREE Friday Night Liberty art walk. Taking place on the first Friday of every month from 5-9 pm, Friday Night Liberty is San Diego’s biggest FREE monthly art event! Meet working artists, enjoy dance, theatre and music performances, visit museums and galleries and explore the growing District. Visitors can start their stroll at the Information Desk in the Dick Laub NTC Command Center at 2640 Historic Decatur Road and pick up a monthly program and District map.
Great American Road Trip Choral Performance
Choral Club of San Diego in partnership with Armed Services YMCA and hosted by the Women's Museum of California previews new season material. Hear music by Carole King, the Beach Boys, Leiber and Stoller, and medleys from Chicago, and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Performance 7 - 7:30 PM, Barracks 16.
Star Wars Ensemble & Brass Quintet
Recreational Music Center presents an evening with their Star Wars Ensemble in support of Young Jedi Scholarship Fund and "May the 4th Be With You Day". This ensemble features dedicated young musicians who love their musical instruments as much as a Jedi Padawan loves their light saber. Pacific Sound Brass Quintet, will then perform the "Imperial March", "Yoda's Theme", and many other cinematic favorites to further celebrate these iconic films. Performances from 6:00 - 6:45 PM, Barracks 17 Plaza.
Visual Arts Senior Class Exhibition
School of Creative & Performing Arts exhibits a culmination of senior art majors’ high school experience. A series of work created by each student will be displayed in various mediums including photography, painting, sculpture, mixed media and video. Command Center.
Celebrate Mom with a Portrait!
Pachis, An Art Studio for Kids hosts Portraits of Mom event where moms to pose for their children to make a painted portrait over letter size paper, utilizing different painting mediums. Building 201, 2820 Roosevelt Rd.
Our Wild San Diego Discovery Station
Living Coast Discovery Center features animal encounters, fun facts, and wildlife-related arts and crafts for the whole family! The Living Coast Discovery Center is a nonprofit zoo and aquarium located on San Diego Bay in Chula Vista featuring aquatic animals, reptiles, and birds. Barracks 15, Second Floor.
Brand Meets Copy, the newest edition to the ARTS DISTRICT, hosts their Grand Opening! Barracks 19, second floor.
International Photography Exhibition
Outside the Lens presents Where the Clouds Collide, an immersive storytelling experience told from the perspective of 10 young women living in a Syrian Refugee camp in Jordan. The photography and poetry works were created through our Cameras Across Cultures program, bringing digital media education to regions where voices must be amplified. 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Barracks 15.
Free Watercolor Demonstration!
Bravo School of Art hosts a FREE Water Color Demonstration featuring Sean P. Callahan from Key West. Sean will demonstrate, create a painting and talk about his creative process. Barracks 19, second floor.
New Americans Museum celebrates Asian American Heritage month with exhibit I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story, and Community Voices, Present & Center: A Personal Portrait of Four Asian American San Diegan Families, as well as The Wide American Screen, A Special Video & Short Film Series Curated by PACARTS. Join us from 5:30-8:30 PM for a special opening reception, refreshment & entertainment. Building 202.
The San Diego Habitat Conservancy (SDHC) is happy to host a show of plein air landscapes created by the Plein Air Painters Association of San Diego (PAPASAN). SDHC recently invited the artists of PAPASAN to several of the open space preserves that SDHC manages. Come see the results and unique interpretations of the land that surrounds us by some of the best plein air painters in the region.5-8 PM. Barracks 14, Second Floor.
The San Diego Watercolor Society presents Parade of Colors, a watermedia exhibition juried by award-winning San Diego artist, Ken Goldman. Ken has achieved international recognition as an artist, author, teacher and art juror. The Opening Reception is 5-8 PM with food, wine, music and the fellowship of other art enthusiasts. Building 202.
Visions Art Museum: Contemporary Quilts + Textiles features exhibits Recurring Dream byGay Lasher and Stitch Stories works by Cas Holmes. Building 202.
Women's Museum of California In Style with Tile the 15th Annual Society of American Mosaic Artists continues. In addition, join us at 7 PM for a presentation by the San Diego Repertory Theatre on their current new show Rapture, Blister, Burn. Barracks 16.
The Market Street Group a co-op of independent artists, who work together using live models, will be presenting a working studio and informal gallery. Barracks 14, Second Floor.
San Diego Writers, Ink. features Tunes 21 by Jill G. Hall, a collaborative art exhibit featuring mosaic art in the Inspirations Gallery. Barracks 16, Second Floor.
June Rubin Studio/Gallery features May Flowers, a colorful exhibit of June Rubin’s floral art created with watercolor and mixed media. Barracks 19, second floor.
Lauren LeVieux Artist Studio presents Map It, from the day we discover the shape of our mother's face til the last of our days, we map out where we are, where we came from and where we are headed. Explore with me this vast idea of maps, mix it with an element of time and see where you land. Barracks 15, Second Floor.
Portraits 4 All features Artists Reception and original pet portraits by American Impressionist artist, Nancy Tokos. San Diego loves their doggies and we love to paint them! Barracks 14.
M Fischbeck Studio Gallery features Art Comes Alive! and signature Community Art project, new art, florals. Barracks 15, Second Floor.
For more information about Friday Night Liberty events visit: ntclibertystation.com
or contact Andrew Waltz at (619)573-9304, or email: AWaltz@NTCFoundation.org
Friday Night Liberty is a monthly first Friday evening of FREE open artist studios, galleries and events throughout NTC at Liberty Station's Arts & Cultural District. Free parking. Free Admission. The Freedom to explore, wander and enjoy our growing cultural campus.
Friday Night Liberty Annual Sponsors:
Financial support for Friday Night Liberty is provided in part to the NTC Foundation by Bank of America,, the City of San Diego Commission for Arts & Culture, the County of San Diego and The Heller Foundation of San Diego