City-Wide Open Studios Grand Opening Reception

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location: Artspace, 50 Orange St, New Haven, CT 06510

The Magnitude of New Haven’s artistic imagination comes to life! Find one work by every participating CWOS artist, arranged in a grid by weekend. Plus, check out a range of wellness-themed experiences while DJ Dooley-O spins the night away. Relax into Wellbeing—this night is yours!

  • YOGA: As the crowd gathers, join in mini-yoga classes outside our doors, courtesy of Breathing Room.
  • MASSAGE: Massage chairs will be staffed by expert massage therapists, courtesy of Elm City Wellness.
  • DRINKS: Visit the bar for a creative Firecracker Sake made with sustainable ingredients, designed by Bun Lai of Miya’s.
  • LIVE SKETCHING: Artists Amie Ziner, Raheem Nelson and Dave Velez will be live sketching throughout the evening for your enjoyment.
  • PERFORMANCE: Erin Lee Antonak’s commission ana alole (The Hats) debuts with a live performance outside Artspace.   Generously sponsored by Robert Buckholz & LizAnne Fontaine. 
  • FIRST FRIDAY: NOODLES ON9: 6–9pm on Orange St, Outside Artspace. Hungry? Sample noodle dishes from many cultures at this Ninth Square block party! This event is all-ages, family-friendly, and free to enjoy with food and drink available for purchase. Learn more at
  • It is also the opening reception for  Zephy Farmby: TRAP(ped) in the Project Room

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