Participating Venues

The following list shows the over 100 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.)

Galleries

Alwun House
1204 E. Roosevelt, 602-253-7887
DESCRIPTION: Downtown’s first gallery and vanguard artspace, representing new and established artists. Nurturing co-creative venue. Pioneering historic cultural landmark 2-story bungalow, inviting fountains, gardens and stages.

THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Florence Flynn’s Dreams, Meditations and Every Day Connections. New works release a celebration of color and form, her ceramic sculpture and painting express a natural spiritual connectivity. Entertainment; Forrest Smith Rock’n Blues Show with special guest Gail Phoenix, on saxophone, Native American flute and vocals. A veteran musician deeply embedded in Arizona Blues/Rock scene, Refreshments with the artist..

1SpotGallery

918 N. 6th St., Unit B 602-281-0697
DESCRIPTION: “Abstract Abstract” features Contemporary Native Art that strives to be recognized globally beyond the borders of the cultural heritage of the artists.

720 gallery
720 N. 4th St, 480-544-2162
DESCRIPTION: A new contemporary gallery in downtown Phoenix.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: We are closed for the summer, but we’ll be open with a new show on First Friday September 5th. Bassim al-Shaker’s work is still available to see by appointment. Bassim is an internationally recognized figurative painter from Iraq and is a resident in in the ASU Art Museum’s International Artist Residency Program.  His work was most recently included in the 2013 Venice Biennale.

ALAC: AZ Latino Arts & Cultural Center~Galeria 147
147 E. Adams St., 602-254-9817
DESCRIPTION: ALAC: The Arizona Latino Arts &  Cultural Center~Galeria 147,  illuminates, celebrates, and promotes Latinos in Arizona through education, advocacy, and collaboration. In the “Heart of Downtown Phoenix” ALAC creates a Legacy for our Community today and for Generations…to come.

ASU Art Museum International Artist Residency at Combine Studios
821 N. 3rd Street, 480-965-2875
DESCRIPTION: The ASU Art Museum International Artist Residency Program brings artists from around the world to develop work with ASU and diverse communities within Arizona.

Bokeh Gallery
214 E Roosevelt St – Entrance through the east alley, 602-253-0669
DESCRIPTION: This intimate space at the monOrchid features photographic and new media work by local, national, and international artists.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: “Social Photography: An experiment in virtual and physical space” This summer long exhibition includes anonymous photographs submitted by people with a wide range of artistic experience created with mobile devices and applications.  It is meant to grow and change as more folks add to the show by submitting their images through a portal sponsored by ImageCraft.  The prints are donated to Shade Projects to raise funds for upcoming exhibitions and programming. To get involved come see the show and learn how!

CityScape Phoenix
1 E Washington St., 602-772-3900
DESCRIPTION: Located in the heart of downtown, CityScape Phoenix is a place where people come together for dining, nightlife, shopping, entertainment, business, community events and celebrations of all kinds. This authentic urban space connects people and generates energy, creativity and excitement all day, every day in one central location. It all starts here.

Coe House Gallery
365 N. 4th Ave, 602-405-4685
DESCRIPTION: Coe House Gallery is located in the historic Coe House in Downtown Phoenix. This unique setting provides an intimate venue for collectors to experience new work. Coe House is the perfect showcase for emerging artists, as well as established artists who are trying a new direction with their work. Coe House Gallery provides collectors an opportunity to see new work that hasn’t been seen elsewhere before.
FIRST FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Geoff Gildner will exhibit 14 of his unique paintings and mixed media assemblages in a solo Art Exhibit throughout the month of June.

eye lounge – a contemporary art space
419 E. Roosevelt St, 602-430-1490
DESCRIPTION: Eye Lounge artist collective is a contemporary art space committed to fostering the creative careers of emerging and established local visual artists.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: In the East Gallery, we present Mimi Jardine’s Be A Part of the Art. The Office of Environmental Responsibility needs YOU! Bring all found to-go lids to 419 E Roosevelt for sorting, documenting, and sculpture-building.  All participating citizens will receive an official TOER sticker and a certificate of authentic artist-collaboration signed by the To-Go Lid Division’s intake specialist, Shirley Jardine. Post photos of your finds on our Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/theofficeofenvironmentalresponsibility?ref_type=bookmark
In the Project Room, see Wil Munny’s The Women of Arizona Roller Derby. In the exhibition, Wil Munny presents a series of artworks that display the joy and pains of the sport of roller derby on these Arizona women. The installation is comprised of 18 x 24 prints installed on a mixed medium frame. Accompanying the photos on wilmunny.com will be a series of first hand account by these and many more women. This exhibit is the standard interactive show with all proceeds of the sales going to the Keep A Breast Foundation in the name of The Women of Arizona Roller Derby.

First Studio Gallery
631 N. 1st Ave., 602-957-7760
DESCRIPTION: Center for creative endeavor since 1949
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Who wants to do some drumming? African Drum Circle this 3rd Friday. Drum along side some of the valleys finest drummers like Keith Johnson and Jumoke’ Farrow, and you! Part of the Rip Woods Studio Project All Summer Soulstice 2014 Collective Exhibit, featuring works by 14 Artists. Bring your drum and your drumming face! Free and open to the public as always!

Five15 Gallery
1515 E. Roosevelt, 602-750-3845
DESCRIPTION: Five15 Arts is a collective, artist-run, contemporary art space committed to providing support and an exhibition venue for serious, professionally minded Arizona artists.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Five15 Presents “Look, Ma! No Rectangles!” New Work by Samuel Dahl. Five15 Arts presents “Look, Ma!  No Rectangles!” an exhibition of irregularly shaped paintings and drawings by artist, Samuel Dahl. The work is a series of playful thought experiments with composition and landscape in a non-rectangular format.  Third Friday Artist Reception: July 18, 6-10PM. Gallery is also open Saturdays 1-5PM, and by appointment. To make an appointment, please email samuel.a.dahl@gmail.com

Gallery Marsiglia-Art in Jewelry
1018 NW Grand Avenue, 602-573-3933
DESCRIPTION: Showcasing UNIQUE jewelry designs in Sterling Silver & copper w/ cabachons, faceted gems, Art Glass & eclectic ensembles with fashion hats & hair accessories.  Offering jewelry classes.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: On The Dish, from 6:30-8:00 pm, in conjunction with 3rd Friday Art Walk on Grand Avenue (Parking on Grand Ave). A PURRRRRFECT way to spend an evening! Bring your friends and get 10% discount on everything in Gallery Marsiglia.

 

Gallery: SUHU
335 E McKinley st, 602-741-5880
DESCRIPTION: A colorful little art gallery in a funky old building in Downtown Phoenix, gallery:SUHU is a small space with BIG IDEAS. We believe that Art is for everyone— present and future collectors.

Goings Galleria
722 N 4th st, 602-810-8071
DESCRIPTION: Goings Galleria presents cultural content in many kinds of traditional and cutting-edge media.

Grant St. Studios
605 E Grant St., 262-305-7385
DESCRIPTION: ASU MFA Student Studios and Step Gallery

greenHAUS gallery + boutique
222 East Roosevelt Street, 602-257-HAUS
DESCRIPTION: Find a way to make beauty necessary + find a way to make necessity beautiful. Infuse your life with art, vintage treasures and custom furnishings.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION:  Generations celebrates the legacy of art as a language of love and a way of life passed down from parent to child. This exhibition features the work of a number of local artists alongside the artwork of their children. Featured artists are Quick and Deadly, Erin Moore Garmon, Kyllan Maney, JA Jure, Kori Miraglia, Stephanie Solis, Bill Hemphill, and Marissa Vidrio.This is a special collaboration and as such we are inviting you to bring your favorite dish to share with your community. Potluck style!

Hot Box Gallery
408 E. Roosevelt, 602-772-0083
DESCRIPTION: The Hot Box Gallery is a refurbished shipping container intended to bring vibrancy to empty spaces and provide artists the opportunity to display their work.

Icehouse
429 W Jackson St., 602-257-8929
DESCRIPTION: A historic building transformed into one of the most happening cultural centers in Phoenix. Focusing on avant-garde art with a social twist

Irish Cultural Center
1106 North Central Avenue, 602-258-0109
DESCRIPTION: A little bit of Ireland in the Valley of the Sun.  Classes in Music, Dance & Language, McClelland Library, Celtic Cultural Events, Ceili Dances, Private Rentals.

Lotus Contemporary Art
511 E. Roosevelt, 02-525-0643
DESCRIPTION: Lotus Contemporary Art will be open on July 4th for First Friday with an artist reception from 6 – 10pm. Join us!

 

 

 

Modified Arts
407 E. Roosevelt St. 480-326-6551
DESCRIPTION: Modified Arts is a contemporary art gallery dedicated to showcasing local, regional, national, and international artists in all media.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Modified Arts presents Animal Party, curated by Peter Bugg, and featuring new artwork by Alex Benson, Sasha Lewis and Nathan Lewis – no relation. Sasha Lewis’ paintings of rhinoceri, oxen, birds and bears reincarnate Eeyore as different animals in a Lisa Frank color palette. Nathan Lewis’ flocked, faceless, forlorn figures are simultaneously grotesque and inviting. Alex Benson’s irreverent, self-referential sculptures are his physical ponderings on employment, careers and adulthood. All together, the work of these three artists will offer a mix of humor and despondency – a sort of cheerful gloom.

Oasis on Grand
1501 NW Grand Avenue, 602-358-8185
DESCRIPTION: An eclectic artist live/work community in the heart of the Grand Avenue Arts District. Providing historic commercial/residential downtown living at an affordable price.

Obliq Art
455 N. 3rd Street Suite 1200, 602-369-3698
DESCRIPTION: Obliq is a contemporary urban “pop up” gallery, located in downtown Phoenix at the Arizona Center. Open First Friday, Third Fridays and private showings.

Olney Gallery at Trinity Cathedral
100 W. Roosevelt St (NW corner Central & Roosevelt), 623-826-9912
DESCRIPTION: The Olney Gallery is a beautiful art space that is adjacent to Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, which includes a labyrinth and sculpture garden.

Practical Art
5070 N Central Ave, 602-264-1414
DESCRIPTION:  Practical Art is a friendly retail and gallery space featuring 100% locally-made wares in wood, fiber, ceramic, glass, metal, and up-cycled materials. All of our work is produced by Arizona artisans—we have over 100 of them producing work for you.  We carry art that is useful in some way—everything from kitchen tools to home and office items, soap, clothing, furniture, jewelry, and more.

R. Pela Contemporary Art
335 W. McDowell Rd., 602-320-8445
DESCRIPTION: Contemporary art by well-known and emerging local artists.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: How Dry I Am: Spoken Word Art About Life in the Desert. Writers and performers will share with us their deepest, driest secrets about their lives here in the hottest part of the universe. This storytelling event will take place in three separate story hours (each with a separate admission price) interspersed with slide shows (curated by historial Marshall Shore) of vintage Phoenix sites and scenes, accompanied by live piano music by Todd Grossman. Essayists include National Public Radio affiliate KJZZ’s on-air personalities Nick Blumberg and Mark Brodie; KFYI’s Deanne Poulos; popular local actors John Sankovich, Greg Lutz and Linda Dearmond; playwright/actors Michael Grady and Brenda Edwards; artists Jeff Falk, Amy Young, Annie Lopez, and Crista Cloutier; local journalists Becky Bartkowski and Deborah Sussman; bestselling author Stacey Richter, and multi-media artists Ryan Avery and Marshall Shore. Tickets for How Dry I Am are $10 each, for each show (6:30, 8:30, and 10:30), and can be purchased at www.rpelagallery.com, where show schedules will also be posted.

Roopho Studio
610 E Roosevelt Street, #140, 602-820-0065
DESCRIPTION: Roopho Studio will be hosting these artists.  Megan Jonas, drawings and paintings. Elizabeth Gerstner, glass, ceramics and metal. Tricky Burns, photography. Diana Moulds, ceramics.

Rosson House Museum – Heritage Square
113 N 6th Street, 602-261-8063
DESCRIPTION: Surround yourself with the art of a bygone era on a tour through the fully-restored, 1895 Rosson House Museum

Tabula Rasa Collective/The Studio
3508 N 7th Street, 602-373-4505
DESCRIPTION: Exposing our community to the artists that encompass it.

The Drive-Thru Gallery & Studio
918 N 6th Street, 510-685-8113
DESCRIPTION: 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
2222 N. 16th Street, 602-254-1641
DESCRIPTION: The Mid Century Modern Hive, sitting right in the middle of Coronado neighborhood has hosted 32 shows specializing in street and local art since 2010.

The Shade Gallery at the monOrchid
214 E Roosevelt St, 602-253-0669
DESCRIPTION: Featuring 14,000 square feet of creative collaborative space, photo/video studios, a coffee shop, and two galleries the monOrchid is a treasure in the revitalization efforts of downtown Phoenix.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: “THERMALPHX — Round 2″ Only six of the nine artists remain in this “Survivor” style competition.  Featuring all new work meant to push the envelope of technique, media, and ideas by Alyssa Burke, Jesse Perry, Robert Gentile, Beverly Shumway, Jesse Berlin, and Cassandra Travis.  First Friday is the night the public opinion counts so come out and vote for your favorite!

The Trunk Space
1506 NW Grand Ave, 602-256-6006
DESCRIPTION: The Trunk Space is full of music, experimental theater, performance, storytelling, music, puppets, weird stuff, circus side show acts, fine art, handmade gifts, & espresso drinks, as well as being a meeting place for artists, curious people and weary travelers. Also come use our classic photobooth!

Willo North Gallery
2811 N. 7th Avenue, 602-448-9041
DESCRIPTION: We are a small contemporary gallery located in central Phoenix that enjoys sharing the work of local artists.  Willo North Gallery is open on first and third Fridays from 6-9 pm.

Art Spaces

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1229 Grand Ave 602-258-0959

Central United Methodist Church: Contemporary paintings by Jaswant Khalsa
1875 N. Central Avenue 602-359-2146
DESCRIPTION: Contemporary, figurative paintings by Jaswant Khalsa.  Celebrating the Light that shines through all.  Exhibited by Jaswant Khalsa. Under the portico along Palm Lane.  First Fridays 6-9 pm Sept – May.

The Clarendon Hotel & Spa
401 W. Clarendon Avenue, 602-252-7363
DESCRIPTION: The Clarendon hosts ARTELPHX, presents local artists in The Clarendon Gallery and features The Bolles Gallery: A Historical Reflection Space. September 25th, the world’s largest independent hotel art installation returns to Phoenix! ARTELPHX transforms The Clarendon hotel and Spa into a massive, multi-level art installation for 3 days. Over 20 artists present multi-media, site-specific, and performance works in the hotel’s guest rooms and exteriors. And applications are now being accepted! Local, national, and international artists may apply (no entry fee) until August 22nd, at the ARTELPHX website.

Frontal Lobe Community Space and Gallery
1301 Grand Avenue, Suite 2B, 602-391-4016
DESCRIPTION: Located in the historic 1946 Bragg’s Pie Factory building, this temporary venue hosts exhibits and events that focus on art, community, and history.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Future Shock, curated by local phoenix artists Ishmael Dueñas and Oscar Chavez, will take place at the Frontal Lobe Community Space and Gallery, 1301 Grand Avenue, July and August. Work by Tato Caraveo, JB Snyder, Josh Rhodes, KC MacGregor, Scott Biersack, Ishmael Duenas and Oscar Chavez will be on display.

Gallery La Melgosa
1023 NW Grand Ave, 602-687-0313
DESCRIPTION: A space providing an ever changing, eclectic blend of art.music.expression and wonder to all.

Garfield Galleria
316 W. McDowell, 602-349-3049
DESCRIPTION: With 14 independent art spaces all under the same roof this is a stop you won’t want to miss!

Hazel & Violet
1301 NW Grand Ave 6
480-544-2162
DESCRIPTION: A working letterpress studio and paper-oriented art space in downtown Phoenix. Open by appointment. Closed for First Friday and Third Fridays until September 5.

Hotel Palomar Phoenix | CityScape
Two E. Jefferson Street, 602-253-6633
DESCRIPTION: To enhance Hotel Palomar Phoenix’s “Live Like A Local” program and the hotel’s theme of “Art in Motion”, Hotel Palomar Phoenix feature works of art from local as well as international artist’ s on a rotating basis.

Kooky Crafts
1500 Grand Avenue, 602-391-4016
DESCRIPTION: This one-of-a-kind shop specializes in queer, quirky, fun and fabulous handmade arts and crafts by locals. Also a special selection of vintage craft supplies. Imagine Martha Stewart on acid!
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Kooky Krafts is open now only on First and Third Fridays and by appointment.  Stop in and check out our select offering of wonderful handmade arts and crafts by local artists and a quirky selection of quality vintage craft supplies and vintage items such as dolls, books, instruction sheets, and plastic cake toppers.

Kustumz Hairshop
1028 Grand Ave unit #1, 602-552-4484
DESCRIPTION: Private hair studio and art gallery.

MADE art boutique
922 N. Fifth St @ Roosevelt, 602-256-5233
DESCRIPTION: MADE art boutique specializes in handmade functional items by artists including ceramics, jewelry, woodwork, and clothing.

Missconstrued Boutique & Gallery
912 N. 5th Street, 602.930.6636
DESCRIPTION: Missconstrued Boutique and Gallery is the leader of alternative art culture and fashion. Featuring the work of 50+ local artists, musicians and designers and home to the Hair or Dye salon, pushing the trends with their unique pin up styling and vibrant alternative color techniques!

Muse Gallery Boutique 
1028 NW Grand Avenue, #2 (Orange Bungalow) 602-730-5169
DESCRIPTION: Muse Gallery Boutique is the artistic collective and working studio of Hard Sparkle, Revamped Retro, and Scissored Vixen/Marshmallow Pi. Visiting artists and trunk shows are regularly hosted.   Summer hours:  Fridays & Saturdays and special events, 7-10 pm.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION:  “Daughter of the Sun,” featuring the art of Monique “MoChaCha” Sanderson Mata:  Monique was born in New Mexico, moving to the Valley of the Sun at the delicate age of 14. Half Xicana and half Dine is a proud and spiritual combination that provided a foundation of experiences to create upon. Inspiration from her heritage is evident in her work, whether she is crafting functional art or painting on canvas. In 2008, Monique, sustained injuries due to a car accident and as a result spent many months in a wheelchair. It was during this time that she closely identified with artist, Frida Kahlo’s plight. Coincidently, soon after, MoChaCha was asked to join The Phoenix Frida Art Collective.
MoChaCha returns to her Land of Enchantment frequently to participate in art shows or to visit family. She resides in Downtown Phoenix, where she co-owns Creation Station Gallery in the Grand Avenue Arts District. She is an active member in the Phoenix art scene.
Muse Gallery Boutique is pleased to host an expanded showing of Ms. Sanderson Mata’s work at our gallery during July 2014.   We will host an ARTIST RECEPTION, July 18, starting at 7 pm.  For event info, please visit:  www.facebook.com/events/670501239705720/

Phoenix Art Museum 1625 N. Central Ave., 602-257-1222
DESCRIPTION: A vibrant destination for more than 50 years, Phoenix Art Museum presents world class art exhibitions, festivals, live performances, independent art films and educational programs that enlighten, entertain and stimulate.
Phoenix Center for the Arts
1202 N 3rd Street, 602-254-3100
DESCRIPTION: Phoenix Center for the Arts provides opportunities to participate in the visual and performing arts through quality programming.
Lux
4402 N. Central Ave., 602-321-2887
DESCRIPTION: 3carpileup @ LUX James Angel, David Dauncey, Randy Slack
Release the Fear @ GRACE CHAPEL
302 W. Monroe St., 602-818-6959
DESCRIPTION: Step back in time into a 1930s historic downtown Chapel and experience inspiration of a brighter tomorrow for Arizona’s Youth = www.release the fear.org
Revival Art Collective
335 W. McDowell Rd. #1, 602-254-1044
DESCRIPTION: Revival Art Collective is a cooperative enterprise focused on uniting artists and sharing art with the community.
Shade West @ Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel
50 E Adams, 602-253-0669
DESCRIPTION: A non profit gallery space enhancing and protecting the arts, while educating the public about art, design, sustainabilty and contemporary culture.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: “Such and Champ Styles” The show features a broad range of works created by the father/son Graffitti duo that explore pop culture, question what art is, and examine human spirituality.  Join us and enjoy a refreshing cocktail from the famous ICON Lounge!
Studios at Bentley Projects
215 E Grant St (In the Brown Building), 480-231-5209
DESCRIPTION: The Studios at Bentley Projects in the burgeoning, historic Warehouse District, feature six, distinct spaces with talented artists working in a range of media.The
Collective Gallery @ the Artery
623 E. Indian School Road, 602-332-1849
DESCRIPTION: Pastels, paintings, photography, woodcuts, collage, jewelry, you will find all of this and more. A variety of styles and subjects equals an exciting place to visit.

The Firehouse
1015 N. First street, 602-300-7575
DESCRIPTION: Colorful, rickety, urban, eclectic, bohemian, drafty, rooftop, laughter, firestage, ffnl, comedy on fire, Baddass, phoenix burn, thoughtcrime artspace in love, celebrates 13 years in this god-awful city

The Lab Pop-Up Gallery & 11th Monk3y Industries
1022 W Grand Avenue, 480-399-0492
DESCRIPTION: We are a creative workspace, retail shop and gallery

The Nash
110 E Roosevelt St, Ste 110, 602-795-0464
DESCRIPTION: The Nash is a vibrant education, performance, and art center. Live jazz performances and juried art shows draw thousands of visitors each month.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: “Too Darn Hot” featuring local artists: Harold Smith, Edgardo Mojica, Marilyn Miller, John Lutter, DiAnne Bayus, Clarice McIlvain, Ryan Carey, Carolyn Tolliver, Grant Washburn, Janet Windsor and Mark Woehrle. 7:30 PM Jazz Performance “Catch a Rising Star” with Pictures of Cake: This eclectic jazz quintet features 5 current and former ASU Jazz Studies students, committed to performing primarily original compositions: Chaz Martineau-tenor sax; Sean McDaniel-trombone; John Meier-guitar; Shawn Maule-bass; Sean Busch-drums. $10/$5 Students with ID

Roosevelt Row A.R.T.S. Market
408 E. Roosevelt, 602-772-0083
DESCRIPTION: The A.R.T.S. Market is a curated fine art, handmade craft, vintage and culinary market during the First Friday Art Walk and Third Friday Gallery Night.

Walter Studios
834 N. 7th Ave, 602-421-1254
DESCRIPTION: An art and event space for exhibits, community gatherings, private parties, and a videography and photography studio.

Warehouse 1005
1005 N. 1st Street, 602-258-1481
DESCRIPTION: An art center that facilitates artists’ creative expression, provides art education to adults, quality art products for sale and enhances the Downtown Phoenix Art Scene.

What should go here Pop-up Park
1005 North 2nd Street, 602-770-5977

Yoga Styles
1023 Grand Ave:  La Melgosa, 602-312-5292
DESCRIPTION: Yoga Styles offers a line of unique, high quality products for the active (and passive) lifestyle.  Many items in our line easily transition from work out to night out.  Fun, funky clothing, jewelry, meditation and yoga props designed and created here in Phoenix!

Urban Southwest
1016 East Camelback Road, 602-686-8000
DESCRIPTION: We specialize in furnishings made from locally harvested recycled materials, with a rustic, modern, industrial, loft look. Products are designed and constructed in our small workshop on-site. Our artist studio gallery provides one of a kind artwork & furnishings.

Retail

6th Street Merchants
902 N. 6th Street, 602-714-5256
DESCRIPTION: 6th Street Merchants located in the heart of the Roosevelt Row Arts District are Annie Boomer Vintage, Cellar Door Vintage, GROWop Boutique, Nostra Style House and Roose Parlour & Spa.

Abloom Salon
1301 grand Ave, 602-258-1141
DESCRIPTION: Tuesday-Saturday this Holistic Place of Beauty is a full service Organic Hair salon revolutionizing the Beauty Industry! Our In house Raw Beauty Bar lets you learn & custom make your own Natural Beauty Products, and or have a relaxing hair/scalp Treatment. Every Sunday we hold $5.00 community Yoga @ 10:00am and 12:00pm.
THIRD FRIDAY EXHIBITION: Sip on tea, snack on samosas, listen to live music, all while viewing new Art work from Artist Abe-z.

EDEN Gift and Home Boutique
1026 N 5th Street, 480-788-0283
DESCRIPTION: Homey, rustic chic, neighborhood gift and home boutique featuring art, candles, soap, jewelry, home decor and more. EDEN supports local people who create beautiful things.

Fushicho Daiko Dojo
925 Grand Avenue (look for the red & white Japanese lanterns), 602-350-0343
DESCRIPTION: Fushicho Daiko Dojo provides lessons and workshops in the art of Japanese Taiko Drumming.  High energy, fun classes teach team drumming with an emphasis on cooperation, joy, movement and correct kata/body form. Beginning, intermediate and advanced classes for adults and children every week!

nLIGHTn Healing Center
316 W. McDowell Rd. Suite: 104, 602-481-6359
DESCRIPTION: Retail Metaphysics. We offer Natural Healing Alternatives that include, Crystals, Minerals, Reiki, Massage Therapy, Custom Jewelry, Sacred Geometry, Meditation, and much more!

Olive Leaf Tea Company
906 W. Roosevelt rd, 480-232-1152
DESCRIPTION: The Olive Leaf Tea Company is an organic holistic Herbal Tea experience. We exclusively feature Arizona Painters, Illustrators, Musicians, and Organic Food Artisans.

 

Restaurants/Bars

Bliss / ReBar
901 N 4th Street, 602-795-1792
DESCRIPTION: Your neighborhood restaurant & bar serving daily lunch, happy hour, dinner, late night & weekend brunch; best downtown patio; daily drink specials; event space available

Carly’s Bistro
128 East Roosevelt, 602-262-2759
DESCRIPTION: A Casual and Affordable European Style Bistro, serving Southern European & Mediterranean offerings, Specializing in Sandwiches including Panini, Wraps, Gyros, and Grinders.

Cibo
603 N. 5th Ave, 602-441-2697
DESCRIPTION: Set in a restored bungalow, Cibo sets the mood while revitalizing the downtown Roosevelt neighborhood.

Crescent Ballroom
308 N. 2nd Avenue, 602-716-2222
DESCRIPTION: Crescent Ballroom is a mid-sized venue with live music everyday. We are also a Lounge, open daily with full-bar and food service.

District American Kitchen and Wine Bar

320 N. Third Street 602-817-5400
DESCRIPTION: Featuring your favorite American comfort foods with a contemporary twist, showcasing artisan products, herbs from our garden, and sustainably farmed produce from local growers.

FilmBar
815 N. 2nd St., 602-867-2489
DESCRIPTION: Phoenix’s TRUE Indie Cinema Alternative and Beer & Wine Bar

Hard Rock Cafe
3 S. 2nd Street, Suite 117, 602-261-7625
DESCRIPTION: Music Memorabilia.  Dining.  Reverse Happy Hour.  Live Music.

Jobot Coffee & Diner
918 N 5th Street, 602-501-9076
DESCRIPTION: Coffee, Food, Art & Live Entertainment

Phoenix Public Market Cafe
14 e. peirce St, 602-253-2700
DESCRIPTION: Farm Fresh Market Cuisine

Red House Pub/Restaurant
1028 NW Grand Avenue, 602-258-0749
DESCRIPTION: Wine, Beer, Food, Music, Fun, and lots of ART

Short Leash Hotdogs & Sausage
110 E. Roosevelt St., 602-795-2193
DESCRIPTION: We are a Full service Restaunt and Bar featuring a Unique Twist on a Clasic Favorite.

The Lost Leaf
914 N 5th Street, 602-258-0014
DESCRIPTION: A 1920′s bungalow converted into a craft beer and wine bar, art gallery and live music venue.  Never a cover.  Artists never charged a commission.

The Vig Fillmore
606 N 4th ave, 602-254-2242
DESCRIPTION: Classic American, Contemporary Latin, Asian Fusion and More, coupled with fine craft beers, wine and cocktails, The Vig has something for you.

Treehouse Bakery
1348 W. Roosevelt St., 480-560-5233
DESCRIPTION: Vegan sweets and treats

 

Artists/Working Studios

(Studios are not typically open on First and Third Fridays. Please call for an appointment.)


CHill SPace Studio
1818 NW Grand Avenue, 602-435-1345
DESCRIPTION: CHill Original Artist Studio & Pirate Creative Space

deise
731 NW Grand 602-796-6883
DESCRIPTION: Crystalline white geometry – fire tied – no weld – powder coated steel = A sculptural series created by Artist Peter Deise to be exhibited at the newly restored Stapley building on Grand ave in phoenix

Diane Silver
15 E. Jackson St. #207, 602-561-9989
DESCRIPTION: Diane Silver is a mixed media artist who uses language as an integral part of her artwork to explore issues of solitude and memory.

freebird studio
2809 North 7th Avenue 602-432-6324
DESCRIPTION: freebird studio is a personal expression of style – free from limitations

G. L. Parsel
538 E. Willeta, 602-254-2192
DESCRIPTION: A working studio brimming with paintings and sculpture

Goat Heart Studio: Bill Dambrova
1301 n Grand Ave #5 (Braggs’ Pie Factory Building), 602-561-3242
DESCRIPTION: Colorful visceral paintings drawings and sculptures that celebrate the miraculous events that take place within our bodies and our minds.

Highway Hotshop
922 North 6th Street (parking lot in the rear and along Roosevelt), 602-320-6071
DESCRIPTION: The Highway Hotshop is a fully functioning mobile glass studio with trained artisans demonstrating and instructing in the art of traditional blow glass.

Hjalmarson Art Pottery
45 West Lynwood 602-254-1222
DESCRIPTION: The studio, located in the Roosevelt Historic District, is the oldest working studio in central Phoenix. They create sculptural and functional art from clay.

Hugo’s Art
365 N. 4th Ave, 602-405-4684
DESCRIPTION: Chance to walk into the house of local mural artist and see his art.

Kay Grams
54 W. Edgemont Ave, 480-200-4044
DESCRIPTION: Visit Kay’s home studio to view her Found Object Assemblages.  By Appt.

 

 

 

Linda Ingraham Jackson Street Studios
15 E. Jackson St., 602-821-8272
DESCRIPTION: Mixed Media Photography

Margaret Wright Photography
316 W. McDowell; Studio 200E, 602-828-7861
DESCRIPTION: Digital Art and Photography;Abstract, Botanical, Landscape; Custom sizes & special orders welcome

Matti Baine’s Studio
905 W. Roosevelt
DESCRIPTION: Visit Matti’s studio. See original paintings and prints of old world circus arts. Also see works in progress of ancient maps using walnut pigment.

Metropolitan Arts Institute
1700 N. 7th Ave, 602-258-9500
DESCRIPTION: Metro Arts is a 7-12th grade school centered around the arts.

Michael Marlowe Studio
15 E. Jackson St., 310-871-9630
DESCRIPTION: Working artist studio

Modern Metal Creative @ La Melgosa Gallery
1023 Grand Ave, 480-621-9342
DESCRIPTION: Modern Metal Creative manufactures Fine Art Paintings, steel and bronze sculpture to Modern Steel Furniture

Studio 6 @ the Artery
625 E. Indian School Road 602-332-1849
DESCRIPTION: Upstairs in the Artery are 6 studio spaces. Artists welcome visitors to see artwork in process. Park behind the building and join the relaxed conversation.
FIRST FRIDAY EXHIBITION: “Sticking Around.” Studio6 Artists are sticking around in the summer and working in the upstairs studios. Donna Stenger is a pastel artist who excels at making images of water. What could be more refreshing on a summer night? Easy parking behind the building makes your visit even better. Image: “Sea Foam” 16×20″ pastel by Donna Stenger.

Studio 8 1301
Grand Avenue 602-738-2222
DESCRIPTION: Studio 8 is proud to present ModWed, a refreshing take on wedding imagery! Amazing photogrpahy coupled with fantastic films, this is an event no to miss!

studioBLUE
2926 n. 29th st (in rear behind frontage building) 602-487-1848
DESCRIPTION: The ultimate raw warehouse space occupied by abstract artist Jayme Blue

The Lodge Art Studio
1231 NW Grand Ave., 602-405-7329
DESCRIPTION: Sometimes you don’t know what to do and sometimes you know EXACTLY what to do…visit The Lodge.

Wilson Contemporary Arts
2809 North 7th Avenue, 928-451-1846
DESCRIPTION: A contemporary arts studio focused on project designers and developers.

Yag’s Teeny Fun Shop (inside YAG art studio)
1301 Grand Avenue, #2C, 602-421-0108
DESCRIPTION: YAG Art Studio located in the Braggs Pie Factory Building (work space for artists Denise Yaghmourian and Jeff Bertoncino). This year we are excited about the opening of Yag’s Teeny Fun Shop. The shop will feature fun, fabric and felt handmade items made by Yag and friends. Crafty Kids come by and have some fun!