Stop by The Delaware Contemporary on first Fridays for exhibition openings, open artists' studios, food trucks, cash bar, and new programming every month.

5 - 9 PM | FREE

February 2, 2018

Opening receptions for Transit by Mary Anne Pollack, Form to Function by Gregory Nangle and Peter Pincus, studio artists Carlucci Coehlo and Verna Hart, and InWilmington Photo Contest Winner Ginny Lockman.

6 - 7 PM: Panel discussions featuring Gregory Nangle, Peter Pincus, and Louis Wexler.

7 - 8 PM: Artist talk with Marianne Pollock.

March 2, 2018

Opening reception for studio artists Scott McClurg and John Breakey.

Screening of I Am, an Art Reach documentary.

April 6, 2018

Opening receptions for The Figure group exhibition, Guardians of the Image Makers by James Newton, UD Alumni and studio artists Ken Mabrey and Dan Jackson. Delaware Fun-a-Day exhibition and sale.

6 - 7 PM: Panel discussion of artists and works in The Figure.

May 4, 2018

Opening receptions for Friends’ group exhibition, Curatorial Fellow, UD MFA and Creative Arts Club exhibition and studio artists Haeley Kyong and Jennifer Borders.

May the 4th Be with You - Sci-fi celebration


Sponsored by the City of Wilmington, the Art Loop is a great way to view the exhibitions in our galleries and visit the artist studios during our extended gallery hours. Held on the first Friday of the month, Art Loop Wilmington is free and open to the public. 5 - 9 PM unless otherwise noted. 

Visit the City of Wilmington's website or follow Art on the Town, Wilmington, on Facebook for a downloadable version of the Art Loop Wilmington schedule each month.
* Please note: Some calendar exceptions apply when First Friday falls on a holiday weekend.


Support for all special events is generously provided by Dogfish Head Brewery.