2014 Last Fridays Art Walk

October 31 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Downtown Historic Hillsborough, NC

*Extended Season Venues

(February - November)

1. Hillsborough Arts Council     Gallery and Gift Shop

2. Hillsborough Gallery of   

3. Spiral Studios

4. Hillsborough Artists
    Cooperative and
    The Skylight Gallery

7. ENO Gallery

8. the qi garden

9. Hillsborough Yoga

10. Daylight

Regular Season Venues

(April - September)

3. Spiral Studio

5. Coldwell Banker Howard
    Perry and Walston

6. Cup A Joe

Last Fridays Art Walk happens rain or shine!




Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery and Gift Shop

102 North Churton Street,

(919) 643-2500.
12 – 4 pm Wednesday through Saturday.

Presents "Energy Stream of Consciousness II-Energy Particle Volatility" featuring paintings by Nancy Smart Carlson. Nancy Smart Carlson is triggered by high energy events. Through her active marks and dynamic style she captures the energy that is suggested by the particles of matter that one might see under a microscope. Imagination is the key to this work. Capturing and painting is her response to the energy. This satisfies her need to be inspired and her will to stimulate others. The show runs from October 31 through November 22. Opening reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm.

Hillsborough Gallery of Arts

121 North Churton Street,

(919) 732-5001.

January through March: 11 am – 6 pm Monday through Saturday. 1 – 4 pm Sunday. 
April through December: 10 am – 6 pm Monday through Thursday.
10 am – 8 pm
Friday and Saturday. 12 – 4 pm Sunday.

Founded in 2007, the gallery is owned and operated by 22 local artists, featuring painting, metal sculpture, photography, glass arts, jewelry, turned wood, handcrafted furniture, pottery, mosaics and fiber arts.

Presents the Orange County Artists Guild Studio Tour Preview Show featuring work by the artists involved in the 2014 open studio tour before deciding which studios to visit.  The show runs from October 27 through November 9.  Artists reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm.




Hillsborough Artists Cooperative and The Skylight Gallery

102 West King Street,

(919) 619-8129.

Open Last Fridays Art Walk, 6 – 9 pm and by appointment.

The Hillsborough Artists Cooperative, founded in 1992, is upstairs over Antonia's Restaurant.

Studio artists are Jayne Bomberg and Tom Guthrie (The Studio of Collective Effervescence), Jennifer E. Miller, Andrea DeGette, Jacquelin Liggins, Tiffney Marley, and Susan Wells.


The Skylight Gallery presents "Boundless" featuring book sculpture by Ida Trisolini. Gallery open on October 30 from 6 – 9 pm. Artist reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm.


100 South Churton Street,

(919) 883-1415.

12:30 – 5:30 pm Tuesday through Thursday.
12:30 – 8:30 pm Friday and Saturday.
1:00 – 4:00 pm Sunday.

Contemporary  Fine  Art  in  the  Heart  of  Historic  Hillsborough.


Presents "Lasting Impressions" featuring paintings by Mike Hoyt. The show runs from October 30 through November 23. Preview reception with the Artist on October 30 from 6 – 9 pm. Opening reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm.




112 South Churton Street,

(919) 914-0596.

11 am – 5 pm Wednesday through Saturday and by appointment.


The Qi Garden is an oasis for the soul featuring art and textiles by local artists and sculptors for inside and out, as well as fair trade items including indoor/outdoor garden furnishings both new and found, fountains, rugs, unique plants to play with and feng shui cures to help any house and garden feel like home.

Presents "Autumn Romance" featuring oils, acrylics, textile college works, and photography by Emily Eve Weinstein, Lilly Langer, Elaine O'Neil, Renata McConnell, Jackie Tiryakian, and Bobbie Bogaert. Reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm will feature an artist open house and kick off the Orange County Art Guild Open Studio Tour beginning November 1. Come in for refreshments and have a chat with our featured artists!



121 West Margaret Lane,

(919) 260-0255.

Daily hours of operation vary based on the current class schedule

which may be found on our website.

Presents photography by Stephanie Willen Brown. Artist reception on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm.




121 West Margaret Lane,

(917) 740-0460.

Open by appointment.

Presents Robert Shults's new monograph "The Superlative Light".  The show runs from October 31 through November 24.  Please join us for an exhibition reception, book launch and Halloween party on October 31 from 6 – 9 pm. Come for the art, stay for refreshments and live music! Dress in a futuristic halloween costume to be eligible for a prize drawing!

*2014 Extended Season Venues (February - November)

Upcoming Last Fridays Art Walk

November 28

*2014 Regular Season Venues (April - September)



Spiral Studios

115 North Churton Street,

(919) 732-2013.

10 am – 6 pm Monday through Friday, 10 am – 5 pm Saturday.

Offering beautiful handmade jewelry in sterling silver and gold by metalsmith/designer Jeannine Rogers.





Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston
114 West King Street
(919) 732-6101.
9 am - 6 pm Monday through Saturday, 1 - 5 pm Sunday.


120 West King Street,

(919) 732-8056.

6 am – 7 pm Monday through Friday.  7 am – 7 pm Saturday and Sunday.  

Closes at 8 pm during the Last Fridays Art Walk.

More Local Art Call To Artists Past Exhibits 2014

The Hillsborough Arts Council, a non-profit organization supporting the arts in Hillsborough,
with funding support in part from private contributions and sponsors of the Last Fridays Art Walk program. 

For more information about the Last Friday's Art Walk call (919) 643-2500 or (919) 732-8324.



Historic Hillsborough

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