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!

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.

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 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, and The Denson’s Catering

Event Contains: Food Trucks, Live Music

5 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

6 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

7 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

8 Blackbird Bar - 3007 S Kinnickinnic Ave

7pm - 11pm

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

Event Contains: Art, Music

9 Hummingbirch - 3205 S Howell Ave

5pm - 9pm


Event Contains: Art, Craft, Live Music

10 Lee’s Luxury Lounge - 2988 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Live painting from Dena Nord

Event Contains: Live Art

11 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

12 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

13 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

14 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

15 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

16 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

17 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

18 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

19 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

20 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

21 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

22 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.

23 Healium Hot Yoga - 2475 S Howell Ave.

5pm - 10pm

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

Event Contains: Crafts

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 Bay View United Methodist Church - 2772 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm


Event Contains: Bay View Jazz Fest

26 Avalon Theater - 2473 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm


Event Contains: Local Art

27 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

28 Drive Through Gallery @ The Magnet Factory - 2424 S Graham St

5pm - 10pm

Please join us again for Drive-Thru Gallery at The Magnet Factory! We’ll be hosting 30+ artists representing the Bay View Arts Guild from 5-10pm. To coincide with Bay View Jazz Fest, live music from Steve Cohen from 6-8pm. Refreshments and snacks, too!

Event Contains: Group Art Show, Live Music

29 Bay View Homes - 2216 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Featuring the photography of Judith Pannozo

Event Contains: Photography

30 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

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 Collector’s Edge Comics - 2330 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Lauren Berger – crafts
Amber Janusz – paintings

Event Contains: Crafts, Paintings, Comic Art

33 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

34 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

35 Razor Barbershop - 2340 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 9pm

Featuring paintings and drawings by Bay View artist Joe Bree.

Event Contains: Paintings, Drawings

36 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

37 Z Chiropractic - 2331 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Featuring drawings by Shawn Stephany

Event Contains: Drawings

38 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

39 Cafe Centraal - 2306 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

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

Event Contains: Jewelry

40 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

41 District 14 - 2273 S. Howell

5pm - 10pm


Event Contains: Painting, Live Music, Brew Pub!

42 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

43 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

44 Urban - 939 E. Lincoln Avenue

Live Art

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: 5pm - 10pm

45 C-viche - 2165 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

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

46 Deep Roots Massage - 2241 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm

Aromatherapy, Refreshments and more TBA

Event Contains: Sculpture, Painting, Spa Water, Aromatherapy

47 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

48 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

49 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

50 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

51 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

52 The Backyard - 2155 S Kinnickinnic Ave

5pm - 10pm


Event Contains: Bay View Jazz Fest

53 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 TBA…

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