Participating Venues

The following list shows the participating artists, arts entrepreneurs and businesses that contribute to the arts experience in greater downtown Phoenix. We call them: Articipants!

Most of these venues are open on First Fridays, as well as Third Fridays. View the First Friday maps here. (Note: many artist studios are NOT open on First Fridays. The list included on the map is for reference only.)

Art Spaces & Cultural Venues                                                            

11th Monk3y Industries

1022 W. Grand Ave. / 602-748-5471

11th Monk3y is a multi-use space used to design, create and build your own projects.  The Lab Pop-Up Gallery serves as a community gallery where local artist can showcase their artwork.


333 E. Roosevelt St. Suite 114 / 602-513-2922

ARTELSHOW presents ARTELPHX annually and showcases local, national and international artists in unexpected spaces throughout the year.

Bragg’s Pie Factory building

1301 W. Grand Ave. / 602-391-4016

Historic 15,000 sq. ft. 1946 pie factory converted to mixed uses including a cafe, gallery, tattoos, puppeteer, violin maker, art studios, hair salon, and cat products.

CREATE at Arizona Science Center

600 E. Washington St. / 602-716-2000

CREATE at Arizona Science Center is a mash-up of an inventor’s workshop, an art studio, design lab, and community center. Come down and make something!

FOUND:RE Phoenix

1100 N. Central Ave. / 602-315-3162

FOUND:RE Phoenix is a unique art boutique hotel with details, designs, public spaces and amenities inspired by local contemporary art, culture, food, fashion and music.  “Opening in Spring 2016″

Grace Lutheran Church

1124 N. 3rd St.  / 602-258-3787

Built in 1928, our gothic-style sanctuary is framed by vibrant stained glass windows and is home to a beautiful pipe organ.

Heard Museum

2301 N. Central Ave. / 602-252-8840

Dedicated to sensitive and accurate portrayal of Native arts and cultures, the Heard successfully combines the stories of American Indian people with the beauty of art.


429 W Jackson St. / 602-845-0540

extraordinary historic warehouse complex dedicated to promoting Phoenix arts and culture for 26 years.


1625 N Central Ave / 000-000-0000

2016 INFOCUS Members’ Exhibition at the DTPHX Engagement Lab. INFOCUS is the photography support group at the Phoenix Art Museum


214 E. Roosevelt St. / 602-253-0339

Multi-functional Space: gallery, studio, venue, co-working and meeting.

phICA Shipping Containers

411 E. Roosevelt St. / 480-577-8295

3 re-purposed shipping containers where 3 different exhibitions open each Third Friday of the month including our new Emerging Curator Initiative space.

Phoenix Center for the Arts

1202 N. 3rd St.   / 602-254-3100

Phoenix Center for the Arts provides opportunities to participate in the visual and performing arts through quality classes, programming, and events. Classes are available for youth and adults throughout the year.

Release the Fear at Grace Chapel Gallery

302 W. Monroe / 602-818-6959

Historic Phoenix Chapel, Built in 1930′s. Surrounded by collaborative paintings created by Arizona youth with the message of working as a team and the power of unifying as one community.

Street Coffee & Brill House

619 & 625 N. 7th St. / 602-283-4000

Newly renovated and restored, Street Coffee and Brill House are host to bi-monthly art openings and special events.

Studio 6 @ the Artery

625 E. Indian School Road / 602-997-9339

Upstairs in the Artery are 6 studio spaces. Artists welcome visitor’s to see artwork in process. Park free behind the building and join the relaxed conversation.


734 W Polk St. / 602-638-1313

Gallery, events, stage, studios, and scenery…

University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix Health Sciences Education Building 

435 N. 5th St. / 602-827-2148

The first floor of our Health Sciences Education Building is an art space where artwork is placed on view for our campus and the community.


Artist Studio located IN Downtown/Central Phoenix

1Spot Gallery

918 N. 6th St. Suite B / 602-999-5582

1Spot Gallery is dedicated to showcasing the distinctive perspective of contemporary indigenous artists from throughout the Southwest and the world.


2113 N. 24th Place / 830-688-8039

Artist studio and atelier teaching

April Howland


Howland Studios is a working artist studio located in the Coronado Historic District where you can visit on certain First and Third Fridays.

Bill Dambrova’s Goat Heart Studio

1301 Grand ave #5 / 602-561-3242

Paintings and sculpture created by Bill Dambrova in a 900 sqft art studio in an old pie factory

Fortoul Brothers

815 N. Central / 201-887-4026

FORTOUL is the vision of two Colombian brothers born and raised in the outskirts of New York City. Inspired by the vibrant diverse communities and raw energy of the city, they set forth to create a cultural entity encompassing art, music, fashion, film & design. 40owls, an independent nomadic gallery was created as an outlet to express these art forms. Through these exhibitions they hope to remind us all of the magic around us every day.

Grand Arthaus 

1501 W. Grand Ave. / 602-465-3264

A co-working artist studio space, gallery and collective

Hazel & Violet

1301 N. Grand Ave. Suite 6 / 480-544-2162

A letterpress printing studio.

Hjalmarson Art Pottery

45 W. Lynwood St. / 602-254-1222

Halldor has developed unique clay craft techniques used in creating a body of work which draws on his lifelong experiences in our Sonoran Desert.

Jesse Perry Art


12′x30′ artist studio and show space is currently open to the public by appointment.

John Wagner

1429 N. 1st St. / 602-790-3634

The space is a working darkroom specializing in traditional photographic processes as well as a gallery to display fine art silver print photography.

K Brambilla Studios

1016 N. 1st Dr. Suite 448B / 623-695-9980

An intimate setting to exhibit new art. RSVP preferred.  More info on my website. Commission of large abstracts. Come talk to me about what you want.

Linda Ingraham Studio

15 E. Jackson St. Suite 206 / 602 821-8272

Mixed media photography-Evocative images that incorporate various different media and range from small to large scale. Also featuring guest artists.

Naimark Studio

93 W. Lynwood St. / 602-281-6634

Studio of Rick Naimark, contemporary painter.  Naimark’s works are full of motion, texture, and shape.  He takes simple themes and, using non-traditional methods of applying the paint and other media,  deconstructs them into abstractions that delight the eye and challenge the mind.

PSA Art Awakening’s Downtown Studio

1014 N. 2nd St. /602-340-1675

Gallery & Studio space. 2 private rooms for solo shows & one open area for studio space.

Puppet Pie

1301 N. Grand Ave. Suite 4 / 602-842-9433

Puppet Pie is a puppet building studio that offers public and private workshops.

Rocco Menaguale


Working art and design studio. Display space for Rocco’s works of art.


By appointment  / 602-754-8465

Bayham Art & Design is a collection of the works of artist Elizabeth Bayham and the late John Bayham. These pieces portray the essence of moment. Line is blurted…subject matter is alluded to.

Studio Beals

2030 N. 17th Ave. / 602-261-7969

Studio for sculpture, drawing and painting

Studios at Bentley Projects

215 E. Grant St.

Studios at Bentley Projects houses seven artist studios from ceramics, painting, sculpture, photography, and mixed media

The Lodge Art Studio

1231 W. Grand Ave. / 000-000-0000

The Lodge, built in 1924 and designated a historic property in 1985, hosts a group show during Detour called “The Lodge: Then and Now.”


Artist Studio located OUTSIDE Downtown/Central Phoenix

Art Explorers AZ 


A valley-wide Community of Artists and Members who participate in Artist exhibitions and Explore Art, Cultural, Musical, and Educational venues and activities

Blossom Arts, LLC


Art movement and floating gallery that aims to support arts education and higher learning.

Constance McBride Art


Artist Studio in North Phoenix. Visitors welcome by appointment.



FunWOW creates vibrant, pop art-inspired paintings. Recent exhibits include Global Inheritance’s TRASHed Coachella Art of Recycling Exhibit 2016 at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival.

Jenny Day


Jenny Day is a painter who divides her time between Santa Fe, New Mexico and Tucson, Arizona. 

Joan Waters Studio


Fine art studio—welding, painting and ceramics

Kevin Caron Studios, L.L.C.


Kevin Caron creates metal and 3D printed resin sculptures that can be seen in public and private places from coast to coast.

Laina McWhorter Photography


Not exactly, the Street Photographer next door.

Nancy Hamilton Art


Artist studio

Nancy Nowak Uteck Fine Art


As an abstract artist, I work primarily with acrylics and acrylic textured mediums.  I add movement and life in my paintings through my use of texture and color. 



Home and artist’s studio in Tempe, AZ.

SSieben Studio


Working Artist Studio-Original Contemporary Paintings

Studio of Ann Drosendahl


Home studio in the beautiful foothills of Sunnyslope – a largely overlooked but incredibly diverse area of North Central Phoenix.

Super Fly Modern Art


Abstract, Free-form Artist.

Sweet Thang Bakery


Baked goods made from scratch out of my homebased bakery. Available at farmers markets around town. 

The History of Now


studio space.

Tieken The Studio & Gallery LLC


Tieken Studio & Gallery offer a unique art experience by bridging the gap between commercial gallery and tranquil destination. Exhibition events & private showings.

Torva Fine Art


Artist’s studio space crammed with materials and paintings, housed in a corner of a “Man Cave”.

Zillioux Art and Design


Art & Design Gallery of Mike Medicine Horse Zillioux. Native American abstract expressionism & realism paintings and ceramics


Carly’s Bistro

128 E. Roosevelt St. / 602-262-2759

A Casual and Affordable European Style Bistro, serving Southern European & Mediterranean offerings, Specializing in Sandwiches including Panini, Wraps, Gyros, and Grinders. Carly’s serves wide a Variety of Appetizers and Salads.

DeSoto Central Market

915 N. Central Ave. / 602-680-7747

DeSoto Central Market combines boutique eateries under one historic roof in downtown Phoenix. Located inside a former car dealership, DeSoto offers abundant gathering space and a great variety of dining options.

Grand Avenue Pizza Company

1031 W. Grand Ave. / 602-253-6107

Old-school, no-nonsense pizza parlor offering a modest menu of whole pies, slices, calzones and salads in downtown Phoenix’s bustling art scene.

Hard Rock Cafe

3 S. 2nd St. Suite 117 / 602-261-7625

Large indoor dining space including spacious bar area. Also 2 outdoor patio’s available for seating

Phoenix Public Market Cafe

14 E. Pierce St.   / 602-253-2700

Casual urban hangout offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We serve fresh market cuisine crafted with seasonal ingredients.

Pizza People Pub

1326 N. Central Ave. / 602-795-7954

A casual yet upscale environment serving pizza, mac n cheese, wings, salads, burgers/sandwiches, etc. Pizza people features wine, beer, signature cocktails and local art.


1028 W. Grand Ave. / 602-258-1536

We are a restaurant/bar/coffee shop/live music venue with an eclectic mix of shops surrounding our amazing courtyard.


{9} The Gallery

1229 W. Grand Ave. / 602-465-3264

Fine Contemporary Art, Gifts and Coffee

@Central Gallery, Burton Barr Central Library

1221 N. Central Ave. / 602-262-4636

Located on the first floor of Burton Barr Central Library, @Central Gallery presents fine art exhibitions featuring the work of Arizona artists not currently represented by a gallery. It is open to the public during normal library hours and First Fridays.

Alwun House

1204 E. Roosevelt St. / 602-253-7887

Downtown’s first gallery and progressive artspace. Nurturing four decades of creative collaborative projects. Transformative arts venue, historic cultural landmark, with inviting garden oasis and stages.

ASU School of Art Grant Street Studios

605 E. Grant St. / 000-000-0000

ASU School of Art Grant Street Studios houses Step Gallery and Northlight Gallery as well as over twenty studio spaces for their MFA students.

Bentley Gallery

215 E. Grant St. / 480-946-6060

Representing contemporary painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, ceramics, video, and installation for more than 30 years. Exhibiting art that is beautiful and exquisitely crafted.


1301 W. Grand Ave. / 480-544-2162

contemporary art gallery on Historic Grand Avenue

Collective Gallery @ the Artery

623 E. Indian School Road / 623-780-8832

10 artists working in a variety of styles and subjects provide an exciting place to visit. Artists available on First Fridays and during Art Detour. Free parking.

First Studio Art Gallery

631 N. 1st Ave. / 602-957-7760

A building rich with history and full of art and creativity.  Featuring local artists with shows changing out regularly.

Five15Arts Gallery

515 E. Roosevelt St. / 000-000-0000

Five15Arts is a collective, artist-run, contemporary art space committed to providing support and an exhibition venue for serious, professionally-minded Arizona artists.

Lotus Contemporary Art

511 E. Roosevelt St.

Lotus is a contemporary Art resident artist Denise Fleisch

Modified Arts

407 E. Roosevelt St. / 000-000-0000

Modified Arts is a contemporary art gallery dedicated to showcasing local, regional, national, and international artists in all media.

New City Studio

1300 N. Central Ave. / 000-000-0000

New City Studio exists to serve and flourish the arts scene of downtown Phoenix

Olney Gallery at Trinity Cathedral

100 W. Roosevelt St. / 602-254-7126

A spacious gallery built in 1920, adjacent to Trinity Episcopal Cathedral that displays contemporary artwork, on the Northwest corner of First Ave and Roosevelt Road.

Revival Art Collective

335 W. McDowell Rd. / 602-254-1044

A modern art gallery specializing in exposing new and local artists to the community.

The Drive-Thru Gallery & Studio

918 N. 6th St. / 510-685-8113

The Drive-Thru Gallery & Studio in the Arts districts of downtown Phoenix, provides a comfortable & professional space for photographers to show and work.

The Hive Gallery

2222 N. 16th St. / 602-254-1641

Focusing on street and local emerging artists, The Hive; part studio, gallery, boutique and cafe, has hosted over 50 shows in the past 5 years.

Thermal Gallery


A virtual Art Gallery

Unexpected Art Gallery

734 W. Polk St.  / 602-638-1313

Unexpected Art Gallery offers something for everyone.  Hundreds of frame pieces, thousands of prints, antiques, collectibles and more for sale.  Always something Unexpected.

Warehouse 1005

1005 N. 1st St. / 602-258-1481

2-story art gallery and studio space – contains solo rooms and open areas.

Performing Arts Venue

Fushicho Daiko Dojo

925 N. Grand Ave. / 602-350-0343

Japanese Taiko Drumming Studio providing dynamic performances throughout Phoenix as well as fun and educational classes for adults and children.

Herberger Theater Center

222 East Monroe / 602-254-7399

The Herberger Theater Art Gallery features the work of Arizona artists.

Orpheum Theatre

203 W. Adams / 602-495-7139

The Friends of the Orpheum Theater is an all-volunteer 501(c) 3 non-profit. Since 1993, the organization    serves as the supporting arm for the Orpheum, providing much needed equipment, historic preservation and community outreach. After 12 years, $14 million and an incredible amount of perseverance, the historic Orpheum Theatre has been renovated for ‘adaptive reuse’. The Orpheum Theater hosts a great variety of first class productions, drawing thousands of people to a vibrant downtown venue.

 The Nash

110 E Roosevelt St. Suite 110 / 602-795-0464

The Nash is a jazz club and education center with rotating art shows; named one of the world’s Great Jazz Venues by DownBeat magazine.


Abloom Salon + Gallery

1301 W. Grand Ave. / 602-258-1141

ORGANIC SALON + GALLERY * Haircuts | Hair Color | Treatments | Nail Care. Doubling as the ABE ZUCCA GALLERY. The cherry on top is our $5.00 Sunday yoga classes held in the Gallery! (10:00am & 12:00) mats & props avail.

Antique Sugar

801 N. 2nd St. Suite 104 / 602-277-5765

2000 square feet of vintage fashions from Men and Women from the 1920′s-1980′s.

Center 8

820 N. 8th Ave. / 602-277-8500

Modern new townhomes with private yards, balconies, and 2-car garages in a privacy-gated, pet-friendly community!  Style, casual comfort, and home automation. Enclosed yards for your pets!

MADE art boutique

922 N. 5th St. / 602-614-8717

Downtown boutique featuring handmade wares by artists.  Jewelry, ceramics, cards, workshops and markets.

Sugar Berry Sweets

1028 W. Grand Ave. Suite 2 / 602-412-7668

Vintage styled bake-shop and gourmet handmade candy store. Specializes in decorated sugar cookies, Belgian chocolates and other European inspired treats.

Yoga Styles

1023 W. Grand Ave. / 602-312-5292

High quality unique products for the sophisticated hippie. Clothing, jewelry, yoga and meditation props and lots more!