First Friday

March 5 · Happenings

Join us for a special in-person First Friday event on Friday, March 5 from 6–9 p.m. at the Banana Factory! Attendees will enjoy guided gallery tours, select open studios, and glassblowing demos. In lieu of a hands-on art-making activity, to-go art kits will be available for families.

Three exhibitions will be on view:

Open artist studios:
You must be accompanied by an ArtsQuest staff member to tour the artist studios.

  • 1st floor: Cody Abrachinsky – Emerging Artist Studio 104
  • 2nd floor: Anthony Smith, Jr. – Studio 242
  • 3rd floor: Lauren Kuhn – Studio 345, Keith Garubba – Studio 343, Dr. Lee Riley – Studio 337

The event is free, but registration is required to manage capacity. Registration is available for one-hour time slots only. You will only be permitted to be inside the building in the hour for which you register. Capacity is 30 per hour.

The following rules will be in effect:

7-8 p.m. | Virtual First Friday Artist Talk: Tammy Kushnir
Join us virtually on our March First Friday to learn more about one of our current exhibitions, Down the Beaten Path: A Journey Through Emotions, from artist Tammy Kushnir. This event will be held via zoom and is free to attend, but registration is required.