Feburary First Friday!

This City! oil on canvas by Vera Iliatova, 42" x 36", 2010

This City! oil on canvas by Vera Iliatova, 42″ x 36″, 2010

Vera Iliatova is just one of many talented artists who will be displaying work at FJORD’s eighth group show entitled, Wandaring Planar. This special exhibit investigates the use of landscape as subject in contemporary painting. February may be cold but things are really heating up this month on Frankford Ave. Come out and explore the excitement of First Friday’s on Frankford Ave, February 1st!
Johny Brenda’s
1201 Frankford
Dogfish Head Friday.4pm-6pm- DJs Jem & Sonny Girl Williamson, 10pm-2am.

Frankford Hall Beer Garden
1210 Frankford

$5 half liter of Franziskaner Hefewizen or a $6 glass of Gruner Veltiner (with First Friday handbill)

Fishtown Tavern
1301 Frankford Ave
Happy Hour with $1 off nearly everything!

Bottle Bar East
1308 Frankford
Artists Carrie Dotts upstairs and Armand McKissick downstairs until 2am.Weyerbacher free beer sampling from 7-9pm.
Karlie
1309 Frankford
Phone: 215.426.7007
Objects for Home & Store Design Industrial for re-purposing Architectural elements Mid-Century Modern Ornamental Iron Art & Antiques (Hours: Friday & Saturday noon to 7pm).

20th Century by HKFA

1311 Frankford

An important selection of well curated 20th century finds.

The Lola Bean Cafe
1325 Frankford

Sounds of Sola Showcase featuring Bohdem Dahl, Muffin Man is a Band, Kat Madamba, Jacopo De Nicola. Open Mic from 6:30-7:30. Featured Musician Bohdem Dahl starts at 8:45. BYOB & Espresso Bar Specials.
Craft Foundry
701 Belgrade

Get creative and make your own Valentine’s day Card and find out about classes
Catch & Release Merchants
1832Frankford

Quality goods made stateside.

Philadelphia Sculpture Gym
1834 Frankford

Process Show: “Metal” featuring Salvatore Cerceo, Peter Frantz, Jake Henry, Tessa Kennedy, Mya Kerner, Jesse Lentz, Barry Parker, Jenifer Stern, John Stephenson, Hayley Tomlinson, Bevan Weissman, and Andrew Wilkinson. Philly Farm Truck will be selling hot soups and sandwiches. 6-9pm. check out their blog www.philadelphiasculpturegym.blogspot.com.
The Garage
1864 Frankford
Letterpress from Cleanwash Letterpress, and motorcycle design by Urban Cycle Works. Doors open at 7pm.

Rocket Cat
2001 Frankford

Coffee & pastries galore! Plus a visiting artist.

Heathen Salon
2021 Frankford

A House Salon – all are welcome.

F&N Gallery
2009 Frankford
Holly Dixon – “Stages of Now” 6-9pm.
Philadelphia Argentine Tango School
2030 Frankford Ave

Free Tango Lessons from 7pm to 8pm!

Two Percent to Glory
2031 Frankford
Grand Opening Session: First Friday Fête. The Secret is to Move With the Punch. Botanical cocktails, Bearded Lady Baking sweet treats, Philadelphia Distilling + Bottle Bar East beverages, Dj Frosty, vintage clothing, jewels, furnishings, and found things glitter bombs. 7pm-11pm.
Head & Hand Press
2031 Frankford
First Friday Flash Fiction Contest. Contest Winner Gets a Free Drink at The Soup Kitchen. 6-9pm.
Artspace Liberti
2424 E. York
Artist Lynne Ghenov presents Multigenerational Live/Work Program. 6:30-9:30PM.
Space 2033
2033 Frankford
Come celebrate with us for our first new show of 2013! Work by: Victoria M.  (http://www.etsy.com/shop/beautyanddecay), Joe Aurora  (http://noallies.blogspot.com/), Melissa E. Forgione (MelissaBangBang@gmail.com)
Original drawings, paintings, photographs and prints. For some of the artists this is their first show! Resident DJ John Schenk aka Tantrum Tonic, 6-10pm. All things macabre…come get your ghoul on! Visit the facebook event page.
High Wire Gallery
2041 Frankford

Members group show opening. Exhibit will run from Fri, Jan 4th through Sun, Jan 27th. Reception starts at 5 pm.
Perpetua
2039 Frankford
Browse the prints, antiques, and coins!

Pickled Heron
2218 Frankford

Lindsey Stevenson – oils on canvas.
Liberty Vintage Cycle
2212 Sepviva

Vintage Motorcycles on Display!

Soup Kitchen
2146 E Susquehanna

Ron Waite – New Work,” featuring a series of photographs. Mr. B Natural will provide live jazz.
Little Baby’s Ice Cream
2311 Frankford
Co-hosting karaoke night with Pizza Brain!.

Pizza Brain
2313 Frankford Ave

Co-hosting karaoke night with Little Baby’s Ice Cream!.

Atlantis the lost Bar
Frankford & Hagert
Adult Beverages and group show.

FJORD
2419 Frankford
This is FJORD’s eighth group show, Wandering Planar, curated by A.J. Rombach and features works by: Abrahm Guthrie-Potter, Vera Iliatova, Jeremy Miranda, Matthew William Robinson, Lisa Sanditz, Mary Witterschein. The works in this exhibition have been selected to explore the use of landscape as subject in contemporary painting. Opening Reception Feb. 1st, 6-10pm with a musical performance by Matt Beck at 9pm. The exhibit will remain open February 1- 24th, 2013.
Hex Factory
2080 E Cumberland (about 400 feet west of Frankford)
Fruchtbarkeit Hexerei/Fertility Hexology. Love and Fertility related Hexes by Hunter Yoder and O. Henrietta Fisher.