Nominations for the 2020 Arts Awards are open now! Recognize the amazing accomplishments of creatives, arts and cultural organizations, and local individuals committed to enriching our community through the arts by submitting your nominations for each of the four awards categories: Leadership, Collaboration, Imagination and Inclusion. Submit your nominations here and save the date the 2020 Spokane Arts Awards on Saturday, September 26!

Event: May Virtual First Friday

Date: May 1, 2020

Join Spokane Arts for our second Virtual First Friday! Even as we Stay Home, Stay Healthy, our community has a wealth of artwork to share. We are hosting an online open gallery with recent work from local artists, hosting a virtual panel discussion, and sharing online events happening throughout the city by local artists and creatives.

PROGRAMMING:

Laboratory Live Artist Talks | 2 p.m.

Terrain ShapeShifters Reception | 3 p.m.
https://www.terrainspokane.com/gallery-2

Creative Urgencies | Live Virtual Panel Discussion | 5 p.m.

Richmond Art Collective Panel Discussion | 7 p.m.
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_aItf3-EURYy9ztyEAfkajw

Virtual 3 Minute Mic at Auntie’s Bookstore | 7 p.m.

Gonzaga Undergraduate Virtual Exhibition | All Day
https://www.gonzaga2020artexhibition.com/

Spokane Arts First Friday Virtual Gallery | All Day

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Creative Urgencies | Live Virtual Panel Discussion | 5 p.m.

Join Spokane Arts and artists Azzah Sultan, Jessy Earle, and Mary Welcome – with moderator June T Sanders – for a group discussion titled “Creative Urgencies: Art, Networks, and Collective Care’. The participating artists will present short artist talks, followed by a Q&A discussing ideas around community based & new media driven art practices.

This virtual discussion is part of Spokane’s May Virtual First Friday and will take place on Zoom. Details below:

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84652265257?pwd=dzhaNzVRTGpnSlhTVGZNNlBYbS9OUT09

Meeting ID: 846 5226 5257
Password: 586442

The talk will also be recorded and available afterwords for those who cant tune in live.

Ticket Cost: free