Art lovers in the city often attend other first Thursday galleries ending at 7:30pm, but the Lower Polk Art Walk runs until 10 pm. All participating galleries will stay open till 10 pm, so pick a gallery and start exploring!
Every few months they transform Fern Alley into the “Artists in the Alley” night gallery, open to all independent artists who register before the event. On those occasions they have live art, food trucks, and something fun for the kids.
Galleries involved change depending on show schedules, but you will typically find the following galleries open:
Art Primo SF
Book & Job Gallery
Gallery @ Public Barber Shop
Gallery @ People’s Barber Shop
Larkin St. Youth Gallery
Nine Four One
SMAart Gallery & Studio
The Popular Workshop
All participating galleries will stay open till 10 pm, so pick a gallery and start exploring!