Arts Alive May


First Saturday Night Arts Alive!

Saturday May 6, 2017


Presented by Eureka Main Street. Opening receptions for artists, exhibits and performances are held the first Saturday of each month, 6-9 p.m.. For more information, phone Eureka Main Street at 442-9054 or go to


1. EUREKA INN 518 Seventh St. Music by Lizzy and the Moonbeams in the Palm Lounge.


1a. AREA 1 AGENCY ON AGING 434 Seventh St. 5th Annual “Being Here Now”, art show.


2. BRENDA TUXFORD GALLERY at Ink People 525 Seventh St. Annie Reid, Donvieve, Libby Maynard, Mary Sukup, and Nina Wolf, mixed media to ground and center with.

3. HUMBOLDT ARTS COUNCIL at the Morris Graves Museum¬ of Art 636 F St. William Thonson Gallery “Heritage Habitats”, Ginger Owen-Murakami, & Vicki VanAmeyden, have been collaborating since 2009. 6 large-scale installation works that are the artists have been collaborating on. Knight Gallery Representational Art League, formed in 1987 by a group of serious, working artists to create, display and promote representational art in Humboldt County. Styles include impressionism to realism, from whimsical to narrative, oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, and colored pencil. Anderson Gallery “Around the Whirled”, Kaye Buchman, collection of natured based works by the Chicago-based artist, include large scale pen and ink drawings, mixed media paintings, and thematic artist books. Melvin Schuler Sculpture Garden “Soul Night”, Chuck Johnson, installation inspired by “The Big Picture Humboldt”, an exhibition curated by Johnson, utilizing and beautifying disused public spaces with wheat-pasted, large format black and white photographs. Performance Rotunda Store/Permanent Collection Gallery Selection of gifts and merchandise inspired by artwork on view by Morris Graves, Glenn Berry, Melvin Schuler, and Romano Gabriel. Homer Balabanis Gallery Humboldt Artist Gallery –Featured Artist Paul Rickard. Designated as an artist cooperative, the gallery features local artists working in a variety of media from representational and abstract paintings, prints, jewelry, photographs, and ceramics.

4. EUREKA THEATER 612 F St. “Second Chances”, photo art show and raffle, featuring youth addressing critical youth justice issues. Teen Court shares the evening with DHHS Humboldt County Transition Age Youth Collaborative as they screen their “Directing Change” videos. Raffle will happen at the end of the evening. This is Teen Court’s sole fundraising event of the year.




5. REDWOOD ART ASSOCIATION 603 F St. “Youth Exhibition”, featuring works from Humboldt County high school students. Awards ceremony.


6. DISCOVERY MUSEUM 612 G St. Kids Alive Drop Off Program 5:30 to 8 p.m. Kids 3-12 $15 members/$20 non members


7. DALIANES TRAVEL 522 F St. J. Rose and husband, Dick Kidder, photography from the Trinidad area, and other places of the Rockies and West, in the United States and Canada. Benefit for the Breast Health and Gyn Project, artists and crafters will be selling hand-crafted cards, and raffle tickets. Music by Wynsome Winds.


8. F STREET PHOTO GALLERY at SWANLUND’S 527 F St. Arcata High School photography students present their sixth annual “Impressions & Perceptions” digital photography show. Their images encompass a wide variety of subject matter from portraits and landscapes to some digitally manipulated compositions. The photography program teaches the fundamentals of photography with an emphasis on student creative expression.


8a. REDWOOD MUSIC MART 511 F St. Music by Wynsome Winds, Joyce Carter and Mary Harper, classical and jazz flute.




10. HUMBOLDT REPUBLIC 535 Fourth St. Canvases of local screen printing.


11. STONESTHROW BOUTIQUE 423 F St. Northcoast Open Studios Artists Reception, with Cypress Grove Cheese and Humboldt Cider Co.


11a. NORTH COAST DANCE 426 F St. Presenting selections from our Ballet to Broadway spring show; a dance from American in Paris, choreographer Natalie Landfield, a dance from Singing in the Rain, choreographer Janet Beckstead, a dance from Aladdin, choreographer Gina Grebe, and some pieces from Oklahoma, choreographer, Linda Maxwell, Artistic Director for NCC. Ballet to Broadway will be performed at the ACPA June 2, 3, and 4.


11b. BLACKLIGHTNING MOTORCYCLE CAFE 440 F St. Music by Jim Lahman Band.




12a. SOULSHINE ARTS 411 Fifth St. Come make your own glass! Assorted blown glass artwork.


12b. SIDEWALK GALLERY at Ellis Art and Engineering 401 Fifth St. “The Korb Show”, Shannon Korb.




14. CHERI BLACKERBY GALLERY and THE STUDIO 272 C St . “Land and Spirit”, featuring artists from The Studio.


15. C STREET STUDIOS & HALL GALLERY 208 C St. The usual suspects plus Mark “Tree” Allen, Wild wooden art and products.


16. SAILOR’S GRAVE TATTOO 138 Second St. Tattoo related art, antiques, and memorabilia. New works.


17. MANTOVA’S TWO STREET MUSIC 124 Second St. Music by Adamas, American ballads.


18. GALLAGHER’S IRISH PUB 139 Second St. Ron Thompson, oil paintings.


19. JACK’S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT 4 C St., Suite B Richard Dunning, paintings.


19a. C STREET MARKET SQUARE Music by Eureka Pentecostal Church Choir


20. STEVE AND DAVE’S First and C St. Barry Evans, photography. Music by Dr. Squid.


21. REDWOOD CURTAIN 220 First St.


22. CHAPALA CAFE 201 Second St. Kylan Luken, photography.


23. GOOD RELATIONS 223 Second St. Janiel Giraldo, multi-media works.


24. HUMBOLDT HERBALS 300 Second St. “Changing Cells”, Thao LeKhac, acrlics on canvas using images of fruits and vegetables as metaphor for sanctuary, inspired by Dr. Sondra Bartlett’s book, “The Secrets of Your Cells”. Music by Blue Lotus Jazz.


24a. C.L. LEATHERS 320 Second St


25. THE SIREN’S SONG 325 Second Street, Suite 102 Aaron Hypha, photography.


25a. RADIANT LIVING GALLERY 325 Second St., Suite 302


25b. BLUE OX BOUTIQUE 325 Second St. McKinzie Crossman, paintings.


25c. HERE & THERE & VINTAGE 339 Second St. Featuring local crafts & gallery art, Mexican treasures. Music by Sophia.


26. CLARKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM 240 E St. “Humboldt County Remembers the 1960s”, with special highlights being music & ladies' fashion, last day of this exhibit. The Veterans Corner includes an informative display about the Vietnam War & the locals who served. The Community Case features a special display curated by MGMA on Romano Gabriel.


27. BELLA BASKETS 311 E St. Chelcie Startk, artwork.


26b. HSU THIRD STREET GALLERY 416 Third St. “Two Views: Paintings From Life”, works by Mim M cVicker and Theresa Oats. “Morphic Structures” ceramic works by Shannon Sullivan and David Zdrazil.


27. STUDIO 424 424 Third St.


27a. THE BODEGA 426 Third St. @sandoflex @halfofhappy @observerobscura, TRIP’tych // lzaer prints.


27b. SHIPWRECK! Vintage and Handmade 430 Third St. Emily Hasse, prints the artist has created capture snapshots of the artist’s day to day interactions with the world while maintaining a playful narrative.


27c. BECAUSE COFFEE 300 F St. “More Than Just Cats, But Probably Mostly Cats”, Kelly Myers & Laura Keenados of Bad Cat Pomegrante, mixed media art.


28. THE SPEAKEASY 411 Opera Alley


28a. CAFÉ NOONER 409 Opera Alley Rick Vance, photography. Music by John Myers and Jim Silva, acoustical guitars and singing harmonies.


29. RAMONE’S 209 E St. Yael Burkes, fiber arts. Live music.


29a. BOOKLEGGER 402 Second St. Tammy Durston will be signing copies of her new book, Northern California’s Lost Coast, which is part of Arcadia Publishing’s Images of America series. Come by and meet the author!




30a. BELLE STARR 405 Second St.


31. SASSAFRASS 417 Second St.


31a. OLD TOWN SQUARE Second and F Sts. Music by Eureka High Music Department.


32. OLD TOWN ART GALLERY 417 Second St Featured artist, Steve Lemke, pastel artist and photographer.


33. HUMBOLDT CHOCOLATE 425 Snug Alley Rob Hampson, artwork.




35. PALI YOGA 117 F St. Now Open!


36. LINEN CLOSET 127 F St. Late Viola McBride’s personal collection, watercolor paintings, by an artist only identified by “Mary”.


37. THE LITTLE SHOP OF HERS 416 Second St. Art by Lauren Boop and Ceana Burden, paintings. Grand Opening of the Sock Shop!




39. EUREKA BOOKS 426 Second St. Book singing by Reese Hughes and Jason Barr, “Hiking Humboldt, Volume Two”.


39a. THE WORKS 434 Second St.


40. MANY HANDS GALLERY 438 Second St. “Abstract Light”, jewelry and paintings of Christina Anastasia designs.


40a. SEAMOOR’S 212 F St. Greeting cards by Seana Burden and art books by Jessee Wiedel.


41a. PHILOSOPHER’S STONE 218 F St. Featured local artist.


41b. ALIROSE 229 F St. Susan Strope, floral paintings. DJ Laura.


42. THE WINE SPOT 234 F St. Susan Strope, oil paintings. Jackson Thaler Ward, watercolor and paper engineering.



43. HUMBOLDT BAY COFFEE 526 Opera Alley “Sheik vs Wong”, Sonny Wong and Sam Kagan, artwork. Music by Kenny Ray and the Mighty Rovers.


44. OLD TOWN COFFEE and CHOCOLATES 211 F St. Zane Middle School Art, and St. Bernard’s Art Club art. Music by Staff Infection.


45. OLD TOWN ANTIQUE LIGHTING 203 F St. John Palmer, landscape paintings.


46. TIMBER BOUTIQUE 541 Second St. Open til 9pm.


46a. OBERON GRILL 516 Second St. Always open late for Arts Alive.


47. FIVE ELEVEN 511 Second St. Andrei Hedstorm, oil paintings.


48. BACK ROOM GALLERY 525 Second St. “Abstracts in the Back Room”, Reuben T. Mayes, abstract expressionist artist, original

acrylic paintings, greeting cards, prints (of SOLD originals), and t-shirts. Live painting with Reuben.


48a. TWO STREET ART LAB 527 Second St. Fundraiser for Trajectory and the Ink People, “The 3x3x3 Show”, one night only, Silent auction, tiny art & tiny refreshments.


49. HIMALYAN RUG TRADER 529 Second St.


50. THE BLACK FAUN GALLERY 212 G St. “Conversa”, Natalie Craig, and Maraceau Verdiere, paintings reflecting their dialogue.


51. SYNAPSIS 212 G St.


51a. JUST MY TYPE LETTERPRESS 501 Third St. Shawn Gould, acrylic wildlife paintings. Live music The Heartstring Girls, guitar, cello, and vocals.


52. A TASTE OF BIM 613 Third St. Featuring art by Susan Strope


52b. BUTTONS 621 Third St. Come see our new look. Introducing Notions Sewing and Fiber Arts School.


53. PARASOL ARTS Paint Your Own Pottery 211 G St.




53c. ORANGE CUP CORAL SALON AND SPA 618 Second St. Rob Hampson, oil paintings; jewelry by the Hammered Posey; Orchids for the People, Beauty Barre, ballet-based gentle -, yet powerful exercises. Meet Linda, the instructor for questions and more information about our Monday evening 5:30, and Saturday morning 9:00 a.m. classes.


54. CIA GALLERY 618 Second St.


54a. PIANTE GALLERY 620 Second St. John Motian, oil paintings and works on paper.


55. SMUG’S PIZZA 626 Second St. Brandon Garland, pen and ink.


56. LOTUS STUDIO 630 Second St.


57. HUMBOLDT HONEYWINE 723 Third St. “Inspired by Nature”, Caitlan Fowler, surreal watercolors.


58. ADORNI CENTER 1011 Waterfront St. Barbara Saul, paintings.






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