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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June 1st, 2018 - Brewing Artists

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FEATURED PERFORMANCE
Soprano Zulma Monsalvo, Soprano will take the stage with a program of arias, musical theatre and pop songs along with performers Azricam Sandoval, Tenor and Moises Flores, Tenor. Enjoy hearing love songs from Broadway shows and other beautiful songs from all over the musical spectrum. Go on a journey with this Trio for a mixture of classical and contemporary music unlike any other. You don’t want to miss this concert of diverse music at 6:30 and 7:30 in the Dick Laub NTC Command Center (2640 Historic Decatur Rd.)

MEET NEW ARTISTS
San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts Visual Arts host their Senior Class Exhibition. The show is a culmination of the Senior art majors’ high school experience. Guests are invited to view a series of work created by each student. Various mediums including photography, painting, sculpture and mixed media. Join students in the Dick Laub NTC Command Center (2640 Historic Decatur Rd.)

OUTDOOR ART
Installations at the Station | Sky Mosaic created by David Krimmel, is the newest edition to the outdoor art installations in ARTS DISTRICT. See Sky Mosaic and CAPTURE Instagram-able moments in the colored cast shadows till sunset. Barracks 14/15 Plaza.

NEW EXHIBITIONS
San Diego Watercolor Society presents “Bluesy Mash-up”, an art exhibition juried by award-winning artist Robin Erikson. The Opening Reception from 5-8 pm with 95-100 original ready-to-hang paintings for sale, plus wine, food and the fellowship of other art enthusiasts. Also showing at the Reception will be the winners of the 2018 Water Conservation Poster Contest for children in grades 1-6 sponsored by the San Diego Public Utilities Department. Building 202

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.

Women’s Museum of California will showcase the evolving styles of American wedding gowns from the 1860s to today by displaying 12 wedding dresses from various decades. How has the wedding dress changed over time? How do the changes in wedding fashion reflect the shifts in society over the years? Barracks 16

Liberty Public Market’s corridors are now filled with art of all kinds! Eat, drink and stroll the indoor Mess Hall and enjoy the newly installed exhibit by nearly 100 established & emerging artists. The marketplace is one of San Diego’s largest FREE indoor art exhibit. Curated by Liberty Station’s own portrait artist, NANCY TOKOS fine art (Barracks 14).

Expressive Arts Institute features the “Recovering the Artist VII: Returning to Hope” the seventh annual return of a show that is themed not by the content of the artwork, but by the life experience of the artists. This juried exhibition is selected from the works of San Diego area artists who include recovery as a part of their identity. This might be recovery from addiction, trauma, illness physical or mental, or losses and grief. And yet the show often produces optimistic and forward looking pieces. In past years, participants have ranged from wounded warriors to homeless teens. Located in the Martha Pace Swift Gallery in Building 201.

CREATIVE GIFTS
COMICKAZE Comics Books and More 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 Alexia Rose & Nancy Tokos in Barracks 14; Colleen Veltz, Lauren LeVieux, Susan Butler & Anna DiMartino in Barracks 16, Vincent Darmahusodo and Ellen Shorey in Barracks 17, Leslie Pierce, Peggy Fischbeck, June Rubin, Susan Salazar, Lisa Bryson & Kevin Winger in Barracks 19.

Lauren 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.

NANCY TOKOS fine art offers original oil paintings by the ARTS DISTRICT portrait artist, Nancy Tokos. 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM in Barracks 14.

FUN FOR FAMILIES
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!

For more information about Friday Night Liberty events contact Andrew Waltz at (619) 573-9304 or AWaltz@NTCFoundation.org

 

Other Upcoming Events:

Liberty Station Outdoor Movies: Saturday, June 9th at 8 PM featuring Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Liberty Station Concerts: Sunday, June 24 at 5 PM featuring 6 String Society

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

July 6th, 2018 - Creative Legends

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More Info 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!