The biggest weekend of the year is upon us! The 20th Annual South End Art Hop kicks off Friday at 5pm and goes all weekend long. You can visit over 100 sites and see thousands of pieces of art and performances throughout the South End of Burlington. We recommend one important stop on your travels: The Soda Plant!
Here’s what we have for in store for you:
Open all weekend long at 266 Pine Street, you can stop in to visit over 20 artist studios, 5 art exhibits, and many creative businesses!
Here’s a snapshot of what to expect as you explore The Soda Plant this Art Hop, September 7, 8, & 9:
Friday, September 7th 5pm -midnight
Saturday, September 8th 10am – 11pm
Sunday, September 9th 11am – 4pm
An eclectic array of artwork throughout The Soda Plant Hallways featuring 20 vignettes of work created using specific mediums. A celebration on the theme of 20 in honor of the 20th Annual South End Art Hop!
The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery
‘Represent’ Exhibit: September 7 – 29
This annual exhibit features prime examples of work by artists near and dear to The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery. The display will consist of work that represents each individual’s unique personality and style.
Open Artist Studios within The S.P.A.C.E. & Backspace:
John K. Alexander, Oil painting
Justin Atherton, Paintings and prints
Jackie Bishop, Illustration
Jeff Bruno, Painting and drawing
Peter Isles, Painting, mixed-media
Blake W. Larsen, Acrylic
Hilary Ann Love, Glass, illustration, printmaking
Erik Luhrs, Ink, acrylic, watercolor
David Magnanelli, Graphite and acrylic
Christy Mitchell, Mixed-media
Jennifer C. Pierstorff, Acrylic paint
Kristin Richland, Drawings, acrylic paintings
Jake Rifken, Wire sculpture
Ashley Roark, Collage
Beth Robinson, Strange Dolls, creepy handmade dolls
Leigh Ann Rooney, Painting, drawing, & photography
Ann Street Bailey, acrylic paintings
Katherine Taylor-McBroom, Mixed media artwork
Colin Walsh, Illustration and mixed-media
Mark Eliot Schwabe, steampunk jewelry & sculpture
The Backspace Gallery
’5 and Dime’ Exhibit: September 7 – 29
5 and Dime is a one-stop shop during Art Hop! Featuring affordably priced artwork ranging in price from $5 – $100 during Art Hop weekend and all September long.
Saturday Night, Art Hop After Party!
SPACE ROCKS! with Heloise & DJ Classic Hits @ The Backspace from 8 – 11pm
$10 suggested donation to support the arts and keep us rockin’!
Jess Graham, Acrylic/collage
Moe O’Hara, Recycled/upcycled
Revival Studio / Aaron Stein
Aaron Stein, Mixed media & license plate art
Jane Koplewitz, Jewelry
Peter Torrey, Jewelry
Conant Metal & Light, Inc.
Tyler Vendituoli, Metal Sculpture
Jonathan Ward, Metal Sculpture
Many of the exhibits will be open all month long! Visit www.thesodaplant.com for more details on open hours and updates. See you soon!