Provided by the Buddy Holly Center
On the first Friday of October, the Buddy Holly Center invites the community to participate in Lubbock's First Friday Art Trail, an event held on the first Friday of every month in venues around the city. Galleries, restaurants and businesses open FREE of charge to display local and regional visual and performing art. A free trolley service to and from venues will be offered.
The First Friday Art Trail works to promote art and outreach within the community of Lubbock by providing an opportunity to enjoy fine art and entertainment. On Friday, October 4, 2013 the Buddy Holly Center will be open from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. for patrons to view its exhibits. There will be FREE admission, mariachi music from Mariachi Mexico Lindo, a Felt Craft Activity in the Education Space, a Weaving Activity in the Interactive Space and refreshments. A cash bar will also be provided. For more information on the First Friday Art Trail visit www.ffat.org.
The Buddy Holly Center has partnered with the Texas Tech University Southwest Collection's Crossroads of Music Archive to present West Texas Guitar in the Foyer Gallery. The exhibition features the guitars of notable musicians and songwriters who originated from the West Texas region.
Displayed in the Fine Arts Gallery is the exhibition, Open Windows, featuring the works of local artist and choreographer, Valerie Komkov Hill. The exhibition highlights her artistic portfolio of paintings and textile creations.