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Greensburg ArtsWalk

  • Time: 11am–5pm

Experience the Greensburg arts scene during ArtsWalk, a day of discovering the visual and performing arts our town has to offer. Pick up your roadmap at Courthouse Square and set off on a self-guided walking tour of downtown Greensburg. Explore the work of local, regional and national artists at each stop, including the Westmoreland Cultural Trust’s Incubator for the Arts, Seton Hill University’s galleries and Art Yard, DV8 Espresso Bar and Gallery and more.

Plus, don’t miss the Happenings occurring throughout downtown at The Westmoreland’s Art Happens spots.

CLICK HERE to view a PDF of the 2018 ArtsWalk map.

Be sure to check out retailers, restaurants and other businesses in downtown Greensburg who may have special offers for ArtsWalk participants. Check out the discussion tab on our Facebook event page for updates on special offers!

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Presented by The Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Seton Hill University, Westmoreland Cultural Trust and Think Greensburg!


Happenings, Performances, Exhibits and More!

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art

The Westmoreland offers FREE admission for visitors to explore Emigration-Immigration-Migration: Five Photographic Perspectives, Tell Us Your Immigration Story, the permanent collection galleries and the Center for Creative Connections. In addition, the Museum organized these six Happenings inspired by the artworks featured at four Art Happens locations throughout downtown. Note: In case of rain, all Happenings will take place in the Museum.
Museum Loading Dock (Art Happens: Portrait of George Washington by Rembrandt Peale)
  • 11am – 5pm: Watch Erik Greenawalt (aka the Chalking Dad) complete a chalk art reproduction of George Washington.
  • 3:30 pm: Phat Man Dee and Liz Berlin perform a rock/jazz concert featuring songs from their upcoming release, Social Justice Disco!
  • Sandwitchcraft Food Truck and Kona Ice of Westmoreland will be stationed outside of the Museum’s North entrance on Academy Hill Place.
Pennsylvania Avenue Parklet (Art Happens: Sun Bath Tat is Hot by Anthony DeBarnardin-Burghet)
  • 11:30 am and 12:30 pm: Dancers from FitnessEnvi, led by Aubrey Worek, perform a site-specific dance piece titled “7 Inches from the Midday Sun”.
  • 2pm: Local rock funk band Kaelber invokes Sun Bath Tat’s mid-century vibe with a set featuring classic 1960s rock and original songs.
City Hall (Art Happens: Parade by Joseph Sheppard)
  • 1pm: The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra String Quartet plays patriotic and easy listening favorites, such as Sweet Clementine and Yankee Doodle Dandy.
St. Clair Park (Art Happens: White Dog Standing on Victorian Sofa by Unknown)
  • 11am – 4pm: The Westmoreland’s Education Department and teachers from local school districts invite participants to make puppets and join in spontaneous puppet parades throughout the day.

Westmoreland Cultural Trust

Open Studios at the Incubator for the Arts (102 N. Main St.) (Stop 6)
  • 11am-2pm: Moira Richardson – Studio 224
  • 11am-3pm: Bradley Weyandt – Studio 210
  • 11am-5pm: Sean Blair – Studio 208
  • 11am-5pm: Sheila Cuellar-Shaffer – Studio 222
  • 11am-5pm: Marc Snyder – Studio C (108 N. Main St.)
  • 12pm-3pm: Patrick Mahoney – Studio 242
  • 12pm-4pm: Daisher Rocket – Studio 220
Fotorecord Print Center (Stop 2) and Harris Gallery at Seton Hill Arts Center (Stop 8)
  • 11am-5pm: Incubator artist Nick Silvis exhibits his show Hushed 
Art in the Alley (Stop 7)
  • 11am: Stage Right! Sensations performing “Dancing in the Street” and Susan Yadamec Dancers performing “I Hope You Dance”
  • Bands will be performing on the loading dock throughout the day:
    • 11:30am-1:30pm: Rachel Leigh
    • 1:30-3:30pm: Victoria Morgan Band
    • 3:30-5pm: The Moment
  • Plus:
    • Live painting from Brandi Bee, Sarah Hunter, Patrick Mahoney, Stacey Pydynkowski, Moira Richardson and Pamela Cooper (Greensburg Art Center)
    • Children’s activity with Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival
    • Mosaic Art Activity with Pottery Playhouse
    • Caricatures by Ray Kuchinka, face painting by Celeste, photo opp with Carey Busatto Photography

Seton Hill Arts Center

  • 11am-5pm: See student work in progress, 3D printing, senior art exhibitions and talk to students about their artwork at Open Studios.
  • 11am-1pm: Graphic Design Project Space
  • 12-2pm: Interactive art making at the Art Hive
  • 12-4pm: Artwork Sale from Students in the Arts and Student Art Therapy Association
  • 2-4pm: Hot Metal Foundry Pour
  • 2-4pm: Raku Firing

DV8 Espresso Bar & Gallery

  • Greensburg acrylic painter Maggie Nemetz will display her work in the main gallery with an exhibition titled Quotidian Life. In the espresso bar, local artists exhibiting work will include landscapes by Sandy Mears; mixed media by Benjamin Kokoska; photography by Charles Dangelo, Alex Concannon and Kimberly Rentier; pen & ink works by Susan Hoak; and pottery by Francis DeFabo and Mary Briggs.

Greensburg Hempfield Area Library

  • 12-1pm: Bring or borrow a book and join the Read-a-Thon on the library’s porch

Greensburg YMCA

  • 8am-1pm: Get in a workout before an awesome day of art with free community access to Les Mills Classes at the Y. Plus, your waived joiner’s fee will be waived when you sign up for a membership on April 14 (a $100 value).

Greensburg Art Center

  • 1-4pm: CONTEMPORARIES, an exhibition showcasing the work of 16 local artists, will be displayed in the Rowe Gallery

 

Details

  • Time: 11am–5pm
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