If you are looking for a unique shopping experience on Black Friday, stop out at 78th Street Studios in the Gordon Square Arts District from 3-7pm on Friday, November 25. Located one block north of Lake Avenue between West 78th and West 80th streets, 78th Street Studios is the largest art and design complex in Northeast Ohio, featuring 170,000 square feet of art galleries, artist studios, performance spaces, and music recording studios. This will be the second year that 78th Street Studios businesses will be open for Black Friday. Fifteen businesses will be open, offering original artwork, gifts, apparel, furniture, and jewelry.
Participating galleries include: Art Neo (suite 16), Bunny Paige (suite 25), Byzantine (suite 23), Eileen Dorsey Studio (suite 105). E11even 2 Gallery (suite 111 &112), Gallery + (suite 109), Susie Frazier Showroom (suite 117), Tregoning & Company (suite 101), Hedge Gallery (suite 200), Kokoon Arts Gallery (suite 202), Mark Krieger Studio (suite 219), Pugsley’s Room (suite 224), Sandy Miller Studio (suite 204), Charmaine Spencer Studio (suite 302) and Popeye Gallery (suite 303).
In addition to picking up some one-of-a-kind gifts and supporting our local artists and art-related businesses, you can also save at other Gordon Square businesses. Provide a receipt from any 78th Street Studio shop or Gordon Square Arts District business on Black Friday and receive 10% off your check at Graffiti Social Kitchen, L’ Amour du noir, or Toast.
If you can’t make it for Black Friday, you can always come back every Third Friday of the month when over 50 venues inside 78th Street Studios open up from 5-9pm to present compelling visual exhibits, ambient music, delicious cuisine, and pop up vendors. Named Cleveland’s Best Arts Event by Scene Magazine and Best of Yelp Cleveland, THIRD FRIDAYS is a multisensory art experience like nothing else in this region. With four different floors of eclectic architecture and visual displays, 78th Street Studios is a retail adventure that allows the public to interact with Cleveland’s living artists and producers to discover authentic art, furniture, music and cuisine made in this region.