Friday for the Arts - Old Towne
by Tiffany Turner
Petersburg’s Friday for the Arts! for 13 November 2020 Summary of Events
November Friday for the Arts! Features Three Great New Displays of Art and Two Music Venues
Though the pandemic still rages, Petersburg’s November 2020 Friday for the Arts! will bring us music, art, fun activities, food, new beers, and abundant good spirits. There will be music in three performing arts venues, and great exhibits at the Petersburg Area Art League, at 412 North Sycamore Street, and at the 7 Moons Market, in Old Market Square.
VISUAL ARTS: The Art League will open two new exhibits: mixed-media work by more than twenty artists from the Side Street Gallery in Colonial Heights:, including Marti Fann, Margie Wood, Faye Henderson, Rick Dobson, Henry Kidd, Rose Mast, Milly Youngblood Horner, Judy Harris, Nancy Belcher, Ginny Domouchelle, Julie Northcott, Nick Skaltsounis, Nona Goodman, Cindy Hamlyn, Ann Allen, Scott DiPardo, Carolyn Shiflet downstairs in the Main Gallery, and Morocco: Contemporary Traditional Art, curated by B,P. Priebe, upstairs in the
Friday November 13, 2020
Members Gallery. Nearby, around the Farmer’s Market in Old Market Square, the 7 Moons Market will return, with work by crafters, artisans, and makers. This month, look for food trucks at the Market, including Doobie Lou’s, The Beau Box, & others. The 7 Moons Market, a part of Petersburg’s Friday for the Arts! this year, is sponsored by Old Towne Studio 7 and the River Street Market. At 412 North Market Street, Lisa Mistry’s Petersburg Portraits, will be displayed in the storefront window. Mistry herself will be painting and drawing at the 7 Moons Market.
MUSIC: Matt Via & Friends will stage a Fundraising Concert for Steve Brooks at Old Towne Square (sponsored by Main Street Petersburg, with the support of the City of Petersburg). , and Blindfolded Stars will be performing in Old Market Square as part of the 7 Moons Market. Music this month from six to ten!
Friday for the Arts! is Petersburg’s monthly celebration of the arts. This month we are in the middle of the event’s eighteenth year. Friday for the Arts! is now a program of Main Street Petersburg.