First Friday

June 4 · Happenings

Join us for a special in-person First Friday event on Friday, June 4 from 6–9 p.m. at the Banana Factory! Attendees will enjoy guided gallery tours, select open studios, and glassblowing demos.


Artist Talk

Mallory Zondag in the Banko Gallery

Open Artist Studios

2nd and 3rd floors


Glassblowing in the ArtsQuest Glass Studio
with Dennis Gardner & ArtsQuest Glass Studio Team

Glass fusing in the Mosaics/Fusing Classroom, 3rd floor
with Becky Shoemaker

Paper Marbling Experience, Studio 343
Make and Take Your Own 19×25” Marbled Paper with the help of Printmaker Keith Garubba

Live Music

Smooth Retsina Glow
Performing in the Crayola Gallery

The following rules will be in effect:

  • Masks are encouraged for all attendees and required for all individuals who are not fully vaccinated.
  • Social distancing is encouraged.
  • All attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees.
  • Please stay home if you feel sick.