Friday Night Liberty

San Diego’s biggest FREE monthly art event!

Wander, explore and enjoy a free local art experience!

Taking place on the first Friday of every month from 5-9 pm, Friday Night Liberty is San Diego’s biggest monthly art walk! Meet working artists, enjoy dance, theatre and music performances, visit museums and galleries and explore the growing District.

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July 6th, 2018 - Stars, Stripes & ARTS

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Program Highlights include some Stars, Stripes & ARTS!

FEATURED PERFORMANCE | San Diego Dance Theater presents works that bring student and professional intragenerational dancers together. Choreography by Jean Isaacs, Gina and Kyle Sorensen of somebodies dance theater, and others. Short performances in the Performances at 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM in White Box Live Arts – 2950 Truxtun Rd (Building 176, Second Floor)

TRAVELING EXHIBIT | San Diego Comic Art Gallery – opening reception of Shannon Wheeler: Sh*t My President Says – Opening Reception Featuring a handpicked selection of the Wheeler’s favorite illustrations from his 2017 book, Sh*t My President Says: The Illustrated Tweets of Donald J. Trump (Top Shelf), this special show will give insight into the process of a cartoonist trying to understand his president and the image that the president has of himself. The awarding-winning Shannon Wheeler will be in attendance for this special event, only at the SDCA Gallery! 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 3.

INSTALLATIONS | See newly installed “Rest Easy” by Lissa Corona & Marina Grize, “twineline” by Karl Roesch and “Sky Mosaic” by David Krimmel, each are new editions to the outdoor art installations in ARTS DISTRICT. Discover these wildly imaginative works located along the North Promenade near Barracks 14, 15, 16, & 17.

GRAND OPENING | If I Was A Bird Yoga- Liberty Station, Point Loma invites guests to their Grand Opening Event with Free Kids Yoga & Art Classes! Join the 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM 3-7yr olds, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Family Yoga, 6:30 PM -7:30 PM Youth/Tween Yoga. All classes include art, yoga and snack, Open House until 9 PM. Located in Building 176 Studio 104.

NEW EXHIBITIONS
Women’s Museum of California features “Women of Pride” focusing on the women activists, artists, politicians, and everyday woman of the LGBT movement from the 1960s through 1990s, this exhibit highlights how within tragedy and oppression, strong community and culture can emerge. The balance between the two realities of struggle and persecution vs. success and community. From 5 – 9 PM in Barracks 16.

Visions Art Museum features four breathtaking installations including “Things that Matter” by Coalition of Artists with Purpose, “Dangling Participles” by Lynne Hodgman, “Lyrical Landscapes” by Sue Britt, and “Night Sky” a Visions Member Challenge. Building 202.

MK Envision Galleries features works by photographer, Vincent Darmohusodo of “Pixel On Wood” in Barracks 17.

San Diego Writers, Ink hosts “Watercolor Journeys” with Bonnie Woods and Susanne Slater at a new show opening in the Ink Spot and Inspirations Galleries located in Barracks 16, second floor.

Expressive Arts Institute features the works of Pamela Underwood an Expressive Arts Institute graduate in a Retrospective of stunning visual art. From 5 – 8 PM in the Martha Pace Swift Gallery in Building 201.

New Americans Museum‘s Beyond Bollywood special traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution explores the heritage, experiences and diverse contributions of Indian Americans in the United States featuring San Diego artist Bhavna Meta from 5 – 8 PM in Building 202.

Liberty Public Market invites guest to start your art walk evening on the north end by the green farmers tractor! See the Market filled with even more art from the talented Liberty Station artists! Enjoy fine food & drink from 30 artisan food vendors and enjoy the new art exhibition of 100 established & emerging local artists. Curated by Liberty Station’s Barracks 14 portrait artist, Nancy Tokos. In Building 1 at 2820 Historic Decatur Road.

CREATIVE GIFTS
Comickaze – Liberty Station – Barracks 15 features the largest and most diverse selection of Mainstream and Independent Comics, Graphic Novels, Manga, Statues, Action Figures, and more! Open 5:00 – 9:00 PM in Barracks 15.

Point Loma Tea offers specialty whole leaf tea and unique creative gifts. Open till 6:30 PM in Barracks 14.

MEET THE ARTIST & FIND NEW ART
Meet artists & see their newest works including Shannon Wheeler in Barracks 3, Alexia Rose & Nancy Tokos in Barracks 14; Colleen Veltz, Lauren LeVieux, and Bonnie Woods in Barracks 16, Vincent Darmahusodo and Ellen Shorey in Barracks 17, Leslie Pierce, Peggy Fischbeck, June Rubin in Barracks 19, Pamela Underwood in Building 201.

And Something Different Studio Gallery feature New Paintings in Leslie Pierce’s, ‘Code Defied” ongoing series. Meet the artist from 6 – 9 PM in Barracks 19, Second Floor

Lauren Allen LeVieux Artist Studio will be presenting a series of oil paintings stop by to see what she has been doing. All art for sale- cards, mousepads and original oil paintings. 5:00 – 9:00 PM. Barracks 16.

EAS Art Studio highlights new paintings by Ellen Shorey titled “The Aspen Experience” in Barracks 17.

M Fischbeck Studio Gallery invites guests to see works in progress by Peggy Fischbeck and enjoy a Community Art project “Follow the Sun” in Barracks 19, Second Floor.

June Rubin’s Art reception of “Majestic Trees.” Meet the artist and enjoy works featuring whimsical trees in Barracks 19.

FUN FOR FAMILIES
If I Was A Bird Yoga- Liberty Station, Point Loma invites guests to their Grand Opening Event with Free Kids Yoga & Art Classes! Join the 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM 3-7yr olds, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Family Yoga, 6:30 PM -7:30 PM Youth/Tween Yoga. All classes include art, yoga and snack, Open House until 9 PM. Located in Building 176 Studio 104.

The Hot Spot Pottery Painting Candle Making & More open until 9:00 PM, invites you to get crafty in February! Check out fun items like lanterns, dinnerware, mugs, goblets, beer steins and tons of fun, functional items for the kids. Barracks 14.

Kid Ventures will be open to parents for Drop Off Childcare, drop your kids off at Kid Ventures anytime between 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at 2865 Sims Road San Diego, CA 92106.

More Details Coming Soon!

Other Upcoming Events:

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, July 14th at 8 PM featuring Wonder Woman

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, July 22 at 5 PM featuring Earl Thomas / Rebecca Jade

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, August 11th at 8 PM featuring Loving Vincent

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, August 26 at 5 PM featuring The Redwood Revue

August 3rd, 2018 - Art in the Garden

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More Info Coming Soon!

 

Other Upcoming Events:

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, August 11th at 8 PM featuring Loving Vincent

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, August 26 at 5 PM featuring The Redwood Revue

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, September 8th at 7 PM featuring Wrinkle in Time

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, September 23 at 5 PM featuring Vaud & The Villains / Iron Sage Wood

September 7th, 2018

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More Info Coming Soon!

 

Other Upcoming Events:

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, September 8th at 7 PM featuring Wrinkle in Time

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, September 23 at 5 PM featuring Vaud & The Villains / Iron Sage Wood

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, October 13th at 7 PM  featuring Star Wars: The Last Jedi

October 5th, 2018

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More Info Coming Soon!

 

Other Upcoming Events:

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, October 13th at 7 PM  featuring Star Wars: The Last Jedi

For more info or vendor inquiries

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Contact:
Andrew Waltz
619-573-9304
AWaltz@NTCFoundation.org

Thank you to our generous sponsors!