Made In Milwaukee is proud to bring you the 2016 season of Bay View Gallery Night. A celebration of local art, music, business and community.

(times vary – check listings)

Join us for the next installment of Bay View Gallery Night on Friday June 3rd! Celebrate local art, music and local business on one amazing evening in Bay View. Over 50 businesses and hundreds of artists! (press release)

bvjf-iconBVGN is proud to partner once again with Bay View Jazz Fest! Look for the BVJF icon to find locations featuring jazz acts as part of their participation in gallery night. Show only BVJF events.

See BVGN by bike! This year’s Rollout visits some awesome gallery spots, has creative & fun interactive art projects at each stop and of course what would a bike event be without some food and a raffle! Learn more here.

1 Colectivo Coffee 2301 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

bvjf-iconJoin over 40 art, craft and design vendors in the parking lot of Colectivo for the Maker Market!


Event Contains: Art & Craft Fair, Bay View Jazz Fest

2 Tonic Tavern 2335 South Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 12am

bvjf-iconSee artwork by Luke Farley. He creates rhythmic compositions by allowing emotional impulses to direct his process driven painting style. Challenging the traditional restraints of Western painting, Farley explores the crisis of representation as a mode of art making.


Event Contains: Paintings, Bay View Jazz Fest

3 Cafe LuLu 2265 S Howell Ave

5pm - 10pm

LULU is excited to host the latest body of work by Wisconsin native and former LULUer, Rachel Mulder. This solo exhibition features large scale drawings made using hand-carved rubber stamps and ink on paper.

Event Contains: Drawings

4 Cudahy Historical Society 4647 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.

6:30pm - 9pm (preview 2pm - 4pm)

Artist Josh Jalowiec presents paintings, etchings and sculptures inspired by memories of Milwaukee-area landmarks. Also featuring live jazz from Winter in the East. Refreshments available.

Event Contains: paintings, etchings and sculptures

5 Food Truck Friday @ Morgan Park Kinnickinnic Ave. and Holt

5pm - 8pm

bvjf-iconFeaturing food from: Meat on the Street, Sushi Go!, That Salsa Lady, Wok in the Park, Happy Dough Lucky, Press., Olano’s Empanadas, Jamaican Kitchen & Grill, BeBe’s Bistro, Chilango Express, Wicked Urban Grill, and The Denson’s Catering

6:00pm – BEMBEMKE

Event Contains: Food Trucks, Live Music

6 Taylor & Burton 3405 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Lifelong artist and art educator Christine Capriolo has explored many art forms. Her latest series of miniature oil paintings looks at candid everyday moments. She is also working on a series of mixed media pieces investigating color, collage and the female form.

Event Contains: Oil Paintings, Mixed Media

7 Rusty Sprocket Antiques 3391 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Photography by Scott Evenson and Furniture Flips by Jaime. Revitalized vintage furniture
Free cold cans of Milwaukee’s famous beer! Pabst and Schiltz on ice.

Event Contains: Antiques, Photography, Furniture

8 Hummingbirch 3205 S Howell Ave

5pm - 9pm

Visit us off the beaten path! Everyone gets a secret free gift.  Featuring local artists and makers! Live music – TBA

Event Contains: Art, Craft, Live Music

9 Commonplace Shop + Tasha Rae Jewelry Pop Up Shop 3074 S Delaware Ave.

5pm - 10pm

Two retails shops in one space. Commonplace, a design goods and accessories shop and Tasha Rae Jewelry featuring hand-forged jewelry.
Featuring fellow artists and designers: Ryan Tretow, Bigshot Robot, Kristin Finkbeiner and Ariana Stuckart.

Event Contains: hand-forged jewelry, crafts, group art show

10 Wild Workouts and Wellness 2898 S. Delaware Ave

5pm - 8pm

We will have Melissa Ebbe (Feral Works), in attendance, who recently competed and was a final 3 participant in Syfy’s Face Off competition. She will have sculpture work, masks, jewelry on display and for sale. Local artist Allison Gipp will have her paintings on display as well. And music from Jeffro Dean and the Saltines

Event Contains: Sculpture, Jewelry, Paintings, Live Music

11 Blackbird Bar 3007 S Kinnickinnic Ave

7pm - 11pm

Art by Jenny Jo Kristan
DJ Set by Ella Dwyer & Katie Rose

Event Contains: Art, Music

12 Lee’s Luxury Lounge 2988 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Live painting from Dena Nord

Event Contains: Live Art

13 Outpost Natural Foods 2826 S Kinnickinnic Ave

11am - 1pm

Enrique Murguia is a young artist using art as a catalyst for social change via paintings and Milwaukee Oats. ( a handmade screenprinting tshirt company). He will be exhibiting his work in our cafe. Enrique will be in the store on Friday, June 3rd from 11-1 selling his tshirts and artwork.

Event Contains: Mixed Media

14 Frank’s Power Plant 2800 S Kinnickinnic Ave

9pm - 2am

BVGN after party local music show with: Bad Wig, Estates, and Electric Pariah

Event Contains: Live Music

15 Bay View United Methodist Church 2772 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

bvjf-icon5:00pm – MONTAUK PROJECT

Event Contains: Bay View Jazz Fest

16 Beulah Brinton House 2590 S. Superior St

5pm - 9pm

Thomas Hellstrom will curate a display that reflects the Bay View community through the story of Beulah Brinton. The historic Beulah Brinton home will house an interpretation of artifacts and images that reflect the families and immigrants in the early 1900’s. Food/beverages by St Francis Brewery available on the lawn (cash please)

Event Contains: Group Gallery Show, Vintage

17 Palomino 2491 S Superior St

6pm - 8:30pm

A night with the ladies of Guncotton Tin Type. Stop by to have a beautiful, tin-type photo made. $1 off all house cocktails.

Event Contains: Tin-Type Photos

18 Orange Gallery 1438 E. Russell Ave.

5pm - 10pm

Daniel Rathbun – Paper Cut Artists And Todd Mrozinski

Event Contains: Mixed Media

19 Puddler’s Hall 2461 S St Clair St.

5pm - 10pm

Puddler’s Hall welcomes back artists Christine Burke and Samantha Hensen. Christine will showcase her acrylic on canvas paintings including pop culture, abstract, and scenery paintings. Samantha will have on display pen and ink and mixed media wood burning. Stop on down for a drink and to browse some beautiful artwork.

Event Contains: Mixed Media, Painting

20 Milwaukee Makerspace 2555 S. Lenox St.

5pm - 10pm

We will be opening our community workshop for visitors all evening, members will be showing crafts, some for sale, and we will also have live demonstrations of making going on. We are also able to offer booth space for outside makers and crafters who want to setup for the evening, email to secure a spot.

Event Contains: 16,000 sq feet of Awesome

21 Wild Haven Fiber Company 2658 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Mandala Weavings by Anne Bisone on view as well as a Hannah Fetig trunk show.

Event Contains: Weavings, Trunk Show

22 Honeypie Cafe 2643 S Kinnickinnic Ave

6pm - 9pm

“Patchwork” – a show of handcrafted pieces from Milwaukee artists curated by Cortney Heimerl. Free pie bites.

Event Contains: Textiles, Free Pie

23 Akara Arts 2721 S. Howell Ave

5pm - 10pm

Featuring works by Nolan Bonner, DakotaSky Bowen, Isaac Brethauer, Shawn Gurath, Jacob Klapperich, Scott LaShay, Brian Nusslock, and Matt Stolzenburg

Event Contains: Collection of Local Arts

24 Bay View Printing Co. 2702 S Howell Ave

5pm - 10pm

We’re hosting a letterpress party to unveil our new community gallery and celebrate our membership program! Check out our antique lead and wood type, a slew of super old printing presses and view a collection of prints made by our members. Music, beer, art and community can be enjoyed from 5-10pm.

Event Contains: group local art show, prints for sale, good humans

25 Hide House 2625 S Greeley St.

6pm - 9pm

bvjf-iconHide House Gallery Night Featured artist Derek Barker; his work utilizes form and color to reduce images to fragments. OPEN STUDIOS: Judi Giebel, Jason Krukowski, RadMama’s Bazaar, Bloom Center for art and integrated therapies , Terra Domus Design Group, Leah Stuller, Holly Berg, The Basement FX and many more!
New Artists, Cool Exhibits and Good Vibes!


Event Contains: Art, Art, and Bay View Jazz Fest

26 Cream City CrossFit Co-op 2625 S Greeley St.

5pm - 9pm

Cream City CrossFit Cooperative is a member-owned gym. We will be providing a space for local artists, including our members, to share their work. We look forward to meeting our neighbors and sharing what we do over food and drink.

Event Contains: Photography, Demos

27 Bubbler Studios 2612 S. Greeley St - Building 10 suite 120

5pm - 10pm

Bubbler Studios will be hosting with live music, food, refreshments, and lots of ART. Artists include Ryan Laessig, Thaison Nguyen, Jamie Robarge, Juliet Jeager, & more!!! Paintings, prints, postcards, stickers, & more for sale!!

Event Contains: Art of all kinds, Live Music

28 Bounce Milwaukee 2801 S. 5th Ct.

5pm - 9pm

Bounce Milwaukee presents We Paint for Bay View Gallery Night! Join us for our kid-friendly gallery night featuring FREE “up-cycled” art projects. We bring the recycled materials and everything you need to make your own “upcycled” art creations. Join us for your chance to win a FREE ticket to a We Paint event or a FREE wristbands to jump and play at Bounce Milwaukee. Supplies limited.

Event Contains: Family Friendly Art Projects

29 Healium Hot Yoga 2475 S Howell Ave.

5pm - 10pm

Pop up craft shop with artists and crafters, snacks and beverages

Event Contains: Crafts

30 Avalon Theater 2473 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm


Event Contains: Local Art

31 HAUS Bay View and A.C.E. Gallery 2445 South Kinnickinnic Ave.

5pm - 10pm

HAUS is a contemporary lifestyle galley and retail space set to open in June, 2016. HAUS will feature; original art and products from local artists, fashion design and sewing instruction program by Heidi Witz, HAUS custom built and Mid-century modern furnishings, complete interior design and project management services. A.C.E. Gallery and carriage house will feature works by Waldek Dynerman, Scott Jackson and Jeff Redmon.

Event Contains: Art, Craft, Fashion, Paintings, Mixed Media

32 Drive-Thru Gallery @ The Magnet Factory MKE 2424 S Graham St

5pm - 10pm

bvjf-iconPlease join us for the 2nd annual and only local art show that you can experience from your car or on foot in this 7000 s.f. industrial space. Mike Brylow creates custom upcycled and refinished furniture and does vintage car repairs at The Magnet Factory MKE. 30+ Bay View Arts Guild (BVAG) members and friends will be exhibiting in a variety of media. Check out live jazz and blues from local legend Steve Cohen from 6-8pm. Refreshments and snacks, too! (FB event page)

6:00-8:00pm – STEVE COHEN (solo)

Event Contains: 30 Fresh Artists, Jazz & Blues, Free Fun

33 Hoax Gallery 2375 S. Howell Ave

5pm - 9pm

Radicant: Stemming from Tradition
An event celebrating the work of four Milwaukee based printmakers whose craft & techniques have diverged from their root source, the printing press. Join us for a meet and greet with the artists Mark Curda, Allen Lasky, Reneé Martinez, and Courtney Parbs.

Event Contains: Prints, Printmakers

34 Razor Barbershop 2340 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Featuring paintings and drawings by Bay View artist Joe Bree.

Event Contains: Paintings, Drawings

35 Collector’s Edge Comics 2330 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Lauren Berger – crafts
Amber Janusz – paintings

Event Contains: Crafts, Paintings, Comic Art

36 Acme Records 2341 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Visual art from Dave Cornils. Live music from Black Eagle Child at 8pm. This is a tape release show for him, and his label Geology Records will be on hand with everything from the label. Even more live music at 9pm from Midwives!

Event Contains: Visual Art, Live Music, Tape Release

37 Z Chiropractic 2331 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Featuring drawings by Shawn Stephany

Event Contains: Drawings

38 The Newport 939 E Conway St.

7pm - 11pm

Featuring work from local artist Armahn Gon

Event Contains: Painting, Photography

39 Milwaukee Community Acupuncture, Cream City Chiropractic & Saffron Yoga Center 435 E Lincoln Ave

5pm - 9pm

Hosting Violet & Aubergine – they will be displaying and selling items. We will have drinks and snacks.

Event Contains: Paintings, Prints

40 Cafe Centraal 2306 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Healing•Creating•Growing – jewelry exhibition/sales from Liz Koceja-Anderson (Quiet Thunder Jewelry)

Event Contains: Jewelry

41 Refuge Smoothies 422 E. Lincoln Ave.

5pm - 9pm

Refuge Cafe is happy to provide this years BVGN with a community art project! Guests will be able to express themselves by decorating a unique puzzle piece. These pieces will all be put together and displayed in our store to show Bay View pride.
Also featuring our very own Local Artist: Anthony Jennaro, Creator of NattyCongo Wire Wraps

Event Contains: Family/Community Art Project, Wire Wraps

42 Urban 939 E. Lincoln Avenue

5pm - 10pm

Urban is Bay View’s newest neighborhood tap, with seasoned bartenders offering a rad selection of draft beers and specialty cocktails. Try their special BVGN drinks of the night “Thank God It’s Frida Kahlo” and the “cAndy Warhol”. Live art by Field Lehmann.

Event Contains: Live Art

43 The Muse 2268 South Winchester Street

6pm - 9pm

Artists featured inside the gallery:  Julie Freund, Matthew Mielczarek, Thomss Hellstrom, Joe Bree, John Kowalczyk, and Jeff Redmon.
Various artists will also be featured in booths in the parking lot behind the building
Refreshments while they last and Live Entertainment by Luke Cerny.

Event Contains: Group Local Art Show

44 District 14 2273 S. Howell

5pm - 10pm

bvjf-icon6:00 – THE BEST WESTERNS

Event Contains: Bay View Jazz Fest

45 Stone Creek Coffee 2266 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

We will have free featured espresso, cold brew samples, live music, and local artists

Event Contains: Free Samples, Live Music, Art Sales

46 Toppers Pizza 2262 S Kinnickinnic Ave.

5pm - 10pm

JR MAHR – Cyanotype + Photography
KiGUSTEIN – Mixed Media; Angsty Cartooning
Dylan Gilje – High Concept Photography
Josh Boscom – Pen + Ink
Dylan Thompson – Mixed Media

Event Contains: Group Show, Mixed Media

47 Riviera Maya 2258 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Featuring  local artist Alyssa Anderson, photographs by Colin Winistorfer, Donovan Ramon Romo and Mke My City, live painting by Sydney Romero and Antonio Gonzalez, also vendors will be present at the opening night.

Event Contains: Photography, Live Painting

48 Deep Roots Massage 2241 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Aromatherapy, Refreshments and more TBA

Event Contains: Sculpture, Painting, Spa Water, Aromatherapy

49 Halo Soap 2227 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Local artist Ashley doing henna tattoos and acoustic guitar by Alex Paniagua. Explore our variety of handcrafted artisan skin care. Snacks and refreshments available.

Event Contains: Henna Tattoos, Live Music

50 Sparrow Collective 2224 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Featuring Handmade goods from artists both local and across the US

Event Contains: Crafts, Painting, Photography and more

51 Tease Salon 2222 S. Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Rochelle Weiner – Contemporary Abstract
& Cudahay High School Animation III Students Leticia and Anastila
Character Development in digital prints and pen and ink

Event Contains: Local Art, Student Art, Refreshments

52 Bay View Homes 2216 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Featuring the photography of Judith Pannozo

Event Contains: Photography

53 Bigfoot Bike and Skate 350 E. Ward St

6pm - 10pm

Robot inspired skateboard art by local artists. Special collaborative show with Bay View High School student art on display. Food, drinks and live music. 6:00pm to 10:00pm. call for details: 414.332.3479

Event Contains: Live Music, Skateboard Art

54 Mac’s Pet Depot 2197 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.

5pm - 9pm

Meet the author event! Angela Promo will be here with her pet themed books for children.
Wine, appetizers and fun!

Event Contains: kids books, appetizers, wine

55 C-viche 2165 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

An exhibition of Screen Prints by Michael Arms inspired by Ibero-American culture.

56 The Backyard 2155 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

bvjf-iconErin Lynne (, Christine Burke (, Tiffany Rosseto, Michele Ripp (, Renee Sinacola, and Brad Sluder

8:00pm – MRS. FUN

Event Contains: Bay View Jazz Fest, Paint, Photography

57 Boone & Crockett 2151 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 12am

bvjf-iconLive jazz as part of Bay View Jazz Fest and featured photographer Jon Anthony Syverson and more!

6:00pm – DR. SCIENCE

Event Contains: Craft Cocktails, Photography, Bay View Jazz Fest