July 7, 2016 marks the 38th monthly edition

of First Thursdays on Grand Avenue in Oakland. 

From 6:00-9:00pm every First Thursday,

enjoy art gallery events and specials from participating merchants.

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Baraka Gallery – 432 Santa Clara

Watercolor and collage by Jamie Kelty

“The Tea Kettle is Always On”

Alyce on Grand – 3223 Grand Ave

Layered Portraits by Mahader Tesfai

Refreshments & 15% off Regularly Priced Merchandise

Open Until 8pm

Urban University & Furniture - 3241 Grand

“Ember Series”:  pyrographic portraits of police shooting victims + paintings and prints 

by Azucena Hernandez 

Refreshments & 15% off Merchandise

Open until 8pm

Alchemy Bottle Shop – 3256 Grand

“Dave’s Clubhouse”

Drawings by Dave McPeters

Open until 8pm

 Sole Space — 3304 Grand

Public showing of mural by Jet Martinez

DJ & Refreshments served

 20% Off Shoes

Libertine — 3332 Grand

Photography by Phil Emerson

Happy Hour Extended until 9pm

All About Pets — 3335 Grand

Photographs by Carl Van Arsdall

Auntie Social Crochet Taxidermy 

Open until 8pm

Gallery @ Panorama Framing  — 3350 Grand

“Killing Time”

Oil Paintings by Christie Yuri Noh

Reception 6-8pm

JauJou Studio — 3351 Grand

Photos by Nathan Williams

Open until 8pm 

15% off all Salon Merchandise

Ruth Stroup Insurance Agency — 3560 Grand

Abstract Oils by Jimi Evins

Refreshments & Reception 6-9pm

 Better Homes & Gardens — 3923 Grand

Photography by Gene Dominique

Refreshments + Free Raffle