Lunch with the Artists

POSTED ON 11.29.2017

Join Second Street Gallery and Les Yeux du Monde - LYDM for a special Lunch with the Artists at SSG. 

Guests will have the unique opportunity to view SSG's current exhibition, "Drawn to Charlottesville" while eating lunch, catered by Feast!

Several artists from the exhibition will be in attendance to answer questions and chat about their work. Speakers will include Megan Marlatt, Clay Witt, Sarah Boyts Yoder, and Brielle DuFlon. 

Lunch is $15 per person. RSVP to is required. 

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2017 Ornament Workshop

POSTED ON 11.2.2017

Join glass artist extraordinaire, Chip Hall of Frozen Motion Glass for Second Street Gallery's annual glass ornament-blowing workshop. Sign up to blow your own holiday ornament with colors and design of your choice and learn some glass-blowing techniques.

The workshop will take place in Chip's studio located in the North basement of the McGuffey Art Center
Studio 7 McGuffey Art Center
201 Second St NW
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Each sign-up slot costs $30 and lasts 10 minutes. You can sign up here.

3:00-9:00 PM on Friday, November 17
12:00 PM-8:00 PM on Saturday, November 18
12:00 PM-5:00 PM November 19

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Art After Dark: Cabaret Noir on Friday the 13th

POSTED ON 10.10.2017

Second Street Gallery is pleased to present Art After Dark: Cabaret Noir. Once the sun goes down, guests are invited to the gallery to enjoy SSG's current exhibitions, music, dancing, and more! All proceeds from the event benefit SSG's outreach and exhibition programs.

Doors at 9pm!


Live performance by PLEASE DON'T TELL (10:30pm and 11:30pm)

Live DJ sets by DJ Cadybug throughout the night until 12:30am.

Art and film!

View Second Street Gallery's current exhibitions of work by Paul Brainard (Main Gallery) and Peter Benedetti (Dové Gallery) under moody red lights, alongside screenings of classic Weimar Era films, such as The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari and Metropolis.

Food and drinks!

Come early for a selection of savory eats and treats, catered by Feast!

Cash bar throughout the night with beer from Art After Dark's official sponsor, Devils Backbone Brewing Company, wine, and a selection of mixed drinks.

Tickets are on sale now. Visit our ticket page at Eventbrite to get yours today!

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SSG At The Current Art Fair

POSTED ON 9.20.2017

Second Street Gallery is excited to make its debut at this year’s Current Art Fair.  The Current Art Fair will be held September 28 - October 1, 2017  at  Main Street Station, Richmond, VA. The gallery will be exhibiting work by Stacey Evans, Michael Fitts, Aimee McDavitt, Steve Taylor, Sarah Boyts Yoder, Cate West Zahl. Additional details may be found on The Current Art Fair website:

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