First Fridays :
Downtown Juneau hosts an art walk on the First Friday of each month. From 4:30-close on the First Friday, visit the shops and galleries of Downtown Juneau. Snacks, socializing, and meeting artists in person highlight these evenings.
Upcoming Events at Annie Kaill's
Gallery Walk - December First Friday - December 2, 2016
The First Friday in December is Downtown Juneau's annual Gallery Walk event, a extraordinary celebration of food, friends, and art. Join us for multiple guest artists, snacks, and an evening of fun on Gallery Walk!
Our featured artists for Gallery Walk and the month of December 2016 include:
|Karen Beason, a Juneau artist creating block prints on handmade paper, fabric ravens, and so much more. She always has something new and exciting for Gallery Walk - last year it was fish shaped stockings!|
|John Svenson, an internationally collected artist and adventurer from Haines. John's paintings and prints display classic watercolor technique and feature jaw-dropping mountain landscapes as well as local wildlife and culture.
For Gallery Walk, John will offer a collection of paintings, wood cut prints, and fused glass pieces.
|Sharon Svenson, who creates colorful mosaics of out glass. Sharon has created installations for Auke Bay and Gastineau elementary schools here in Juneau.
For Gallery Walk, Sharon will offer a collection of mosaic artwork and mirrors, including several raven pieces.
Girlfriends and Gifts - Thursday, Dec. 8
Ladies, mark your calendars for an evening of shopping just for you! Come downtown, enjoy a nice dinner or cocktail, and shop at local establishments open late! It's the Downtown Juneau Business Association's "Girlfriends & Gifts" event!
Wrap it up, Juneau! - Saturday, Dec. 17
Downtown Juneau kicks off the final week of Christmas shopping with our "Wrap it up, Juneau!" event. Come downtown for shopping and festivities!
A gift in hand... - December 18-24
Trust us, Christmas day is not the time to give your friends and family an IOU. Don't get stuck without a gift because you tried to mail order something and it didn't arrive in time! Annie Kaill's and the other downtown businesses will be featuring gifts available locally, right now, for the final week of holiday shopping. Enjoy our legendary customer service and complementary gift wrapping with your holiday gifts, and remember: "A gift in hand... is worth two in the mail!"
Annie's Attic Sale - January 2017
January 2017 is the date of our annual "Annie's Attic Sale" event. This is our once-a-year extravaganza featuring great deals on holiday merchandise, overstocks, and scratch & dent. Help us get ready for our store inventory by clearing out what's left in stock after the holidays!
Longtime shoppers know the rules - First come first serve, and no wrapping, biting, scratching, or whining!
The Attic Sale will take place in January.
Campbell, Straley, Abby Focht, and Bob Fletcher
February First Friday - February 3, 2017
Our featured artists for February 2017 are Campbell, Straley, and Abby Focht. Abby will be presenting a new selection of her handmade jewelry, featuring a vintage look with metals and beads. Bob Fletcher is a local artist who makes incredible wood bowls and other woodwork.
More information about Campbell and Straley coming soon!
March First Friday - March 3, 2017
Our featured artist for March 2017 will be announced soon.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, March 3, beginning at 4:30 pm.
Brenda Schwartz and Julie Pigott - April First Friday - April 7, 2017
Our featured artists for April 2017 will be Brenda Schwartz and Julie Pigott.
We are excited to welcome back Marine Artist Brenda Schwartz. Enjoy a selection of Brenda's original paintings as well as personalization of her prints. Traveling from Wrangell for the show, Brenda has a background in fishing and is known for her unique style of painting fishing boats and other scenes over navigational charts.
More information about Julie coming soon!
The opening reception will take place on Friday, April 7, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Brenda Schwartz's webpage and catalog
May First Friday - May 5, 2017
Our featured artist for May 2017 will be announced soon.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, May 5, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Brenda Schwartz's webpage and catalog
Pia Reilly - June First Friday - June 2, 2017
Our featured artist for June 2017 will be Pia Reilly. Enjoy a collection of her colorful paintings of flowers, trees, and other scenes. Pia will be bringing new original artwork as well as a selection of prints.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, June 2, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Pia Reilly's webpage
Nathalie Parenteau and Peter von Gaza - July First Friday - July 7, 2017
Our featured artists July 2017 will be Northwest artist Nathalie Parenteau, and photographer Peter von Gaza.
Nathalie Parenteau is one of the premier artists currently working in the Pacific Northwest, and an Annie Kaill's bestseller. Nathalie's modern interpretation of northwest wildlife and scenes has attracted a following from collectors worldwide. Join us this month for an expanded selection of Nathalie's prints and canvas reproductions.
Peter von Gaza is is a fine art photographer from Whitehorse, Yukon. His photography is primarily black and white landscape photography of mountains. More information about Peter coming soon!
The opening reception will take place on Friday, July 7, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Nathalie Parenteau's webpage & catalog
August First Friday - August 4, 2017
Our featured artist for August 2017 will be announced soon.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, August 4, beginning at 4:30 pm.
Ian Grant - September First Friday - September 1, 2017
Our featured artist for September 2017 is Ian Grant. Ian is an abstract artist here in Juneau who will be showing a collection of his work from over the summer.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, September 1, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Ian Grant's webpage
This list is tentative and is regularly updated, so stay tuned for any additions or changes. To be alerted to upcoming events by email, we invite you to join our email list.