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
Robert Fletcher - March First Friday - March 3, 2017
Our featured artist for March 2017 is Robert Fletcher. Fletcher is a local artist who makes incredible wood bowls and other woodwork. We'll be showing of the fruits of his labors over the winter. His new collection includes a variety of gorgeous hand-made bowls from alder, birch, spruce, maple, hemlock, and other local woods. Plus, he has started making one-of-a-kind spice mills.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, March 3, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Robert Fletcher's web page
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
Heather Nashelle and Frank Lynn Pierce - May First Friday - May 5, 2017
For the month of May, we'll be featuring a brother-sister duo of talented artists.
Heather Nashelle is the founder of Nashelle jewelry. Nashelle is a nationally distributed line of high-quality, hand-crafted jewelry that embodies current trends and bohemian style. All this started in Heather's living room here in Juneau! She will be back in town for a trunk show with an expanded collection of her work.
Frank Lynn Pierce is an award-winning Juneau photographer. His subject matter includes nature and landscapes, and his gorgeous prints come printed on metal and ready to hang. Enjoy an expanded selection of Frank's work as well as new images!
The opening reception will take place on Friday, May 5, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Nashelle's webpage
View Frank Lynn Pierce's webpage and catalog
Pia Reilly and Janine Gibbons - 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.
More information about Janine coming soon!
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
October First Friday - October 6, 2017
Our featured artist for October 2017 will be announced soon.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, October 6, beginning at 4:30 pm.
Barbara Lavallee - November First Friday - November 3, 2017
Our featured artist for November 2017 will be Alaskan artist, Barbara Lavallee. Barbara is one of the state's best-known artists, known for her stylized and whimsical depictions of Alaskans in everyday scenes. She is also the illustrator of several children's books including the classic "Mama Do You Love Me?" Join us for a collection of Barbara's original paintings, as well as personalization of prints, books, and calendars.
The opening reception will take place on Friday, November 3, beginning at 4:30 pm.
View Barbara Lavallee's webpage and catalog
Gallery Walk - December First Friday - December 1, 2017
Gallery Walk is perhaps downtown Juneau's biggest event of the year! All the shops and galleries are open late for the traditional kick-off to the holiday season, with guest artists, snacks, socializing, and special events. Our guest artist lineup for Gallery Walk 2017 will be announced soon.
Gallery Walk will take place on Friday, December 1, from 4 pm - 9pm.
Our Gallery Walk artists will be featured throughout the month of December.
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.