Artwalk 2021 Schedule of Events

TUESDAY, MAY 4 , 2021

9:00 PM: ONLINE ZOOM SHOW
Regicides Live Online One More Time

Artwalk kicks off with an online performance by The Regicides, A Broken Umbrella Theatre’s Improv Troupe.

Join with this link https://zoom.us/j/93105955367

WEDNESDAY – MAY 5

3:00 – 6:00 pm
Mural-Painting! on Central Avenue

Heather Gendron’s street mural comes together on Central Avenue behind Dunkin Donuts.


5:30 – 7:30 pm
6-Square GALLERY, 16 Fountain Street

Grand Opening and Raffle: A community-wide, all-inclusive art exhibition and sale to benefit the Westville Small Business Fund. All art $20
Exhibition and Sale Dates:
• Wednesday, May 5, 5:30 to 7:30 pm
• Thursday & Friday, May 6 and 7: Noon to 7 pm
• Saturday, May 8: Noon to 5 pm

THURSDAY – MAY 6

8:00 pm (Sundown)
Screenings in Edgewood Park

• HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE – Taika Waititi
• THE VOLCAN TUNGURAHUA MURAL PROJECT A special screening of Travis Carbonella’s short film.

FRIDAY – MAY 7

6:30 pm
Thabisa + MUSICIANS OF the New Haven Symphony Orchestra in Edgewood Park

Two worlds joyfully collide when Musicians of the New Haven Symphony join singing sensation Thabisa in an energetic concert that includes African drumming, classic tunes (Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Smooth Criminal), and new arrangements of Thabisa’s soulful songs.
Bring a blanket – and your dancing shoes – to this first-ever collaboration between Thabisa and your NHSO!

followed by DJ DOOLEY-O + ALISA: Dance the night away (socially distanced of course!)

SATURDAY – MAY 8

11:00 am
PET PARADE, Edgewood Park

ARTWALK KICKS OFF with Our 1st Ever PET PARADE! LEASHES + MASKS REQUIRED! BRING YOUR DOGS, CATS, PIGS, FERRETS for a socially-distanced march around the park!


11:00 AM – 4:00PM
ELM CITY SOUNDS
, 24 Fountain Street

Westville’s own vintage record shop playing the hits all day long.


11:00 AM – 5:00PM
Open Studios, Galleries, and Pop-Ups

West River Arts, DaSilva Gallery, Kehler Liddell Gallery and more!


11:00 AM – 5:00PM
Art & Artisan Market, Fountain St & Central Ave

Over 15 vendors with a wide variety of wares.


12 NOON – 3:00 pm
KIDS IN THE PARK! Edgewood Park

SPIN ART • TIE DYE • MAGNETIC POETRY • BOOK MOBILE • HOPSCOTCH OBSTACLE COURSE • LIVE MUSIC


12 NOON – 5:00 pm
6-Squared Exhibition & $20 Sale, 16 Fountain Street

All art $20!!! A community-wide, all-inclusive art exhibition and sale to benefit the Westville Small Business Fund.


1:00 – 1:30 pm
Violinist Ilana Zaks in Kehler Liddel Gallery

Music for Uplifting Times is sponsored by ArtEcon Initiative.


1:00 – 3:00pm
Artists in the Park, Edgewood Park

Six artists working live in Westville Village.
Some of the work that the artists create during Artwalk will be offered in a silent auction to benefit the *Westville Small Business Fund. To see examples of the artists’ work, go to WestvilleArtwalk.org.

Liz Antle-O’Donnell: Carving and printing linoleum blocks by hand, and collage.
Frank Bruckmann: Painting plein-air in Edgewood Park.
Steve DiGiovanni: Painting plein-air in the park.
Chris Furgeson: Plein-air painting in Westville Village.
Violet Harlow: Cup and bowl hand-building demos.
Sara Zunda: Demonstrating the digital illustration process.


8:00PM (Sundown)
Closing Night Outdoor Screening, Edgewood Park

• The 4TH ANNUAL WEST RIVER DUCKIE RACE:
COVID precludes us from holding a live duckie race, but filmmaker Travis Carbonella and A Broken Umbrella Theatre have stepped up again to make the pre-taped running of the ducks the best show in town! Followed by…
• THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL KID FLICKS ONE!
2021’s best short films from around the world right in our own backyard!

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