Welcome to NexLynx
Gallery of Arts
Since 2010, NexLynx has been a regular stop for the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Topeka. The Art Walk is an exhibit of local artists’ work at various art galleries, restaurants, corporate offices, and retail stores. In 2015, NexLynx celebrated our 50th consecutive First Friday Art Walk!
The Gallery is located on the 2nd floor of the historic downtown Bates Building. Walter L. Bates' (1859-1903) last business enterprise was the building of the structures on the corner of Sixth Avenue and Jackson Streets, known as the Bates Block, which includes the I.O.O.F. Hall (117 W. 6th - c. 1910) and 123 W. 6th (c. 1902).
Our gallery space boasts long wall spaces with 10-foot ceilings, track lighting and a professional gallery hanging system by Gallery System with movable track lighting. The flexible, user-friendly stainless steel cable hanging system makes art installation and adjustment fast and easy. The barely visible design keeps the focus on the art and eliminates the use of nails, hooks and wires.
First Friday Art Walk - Show Opening
The First Friday Art Walk is our "Opening Reception" for each new monthly exhibit at NexLynx Gallery of Arts. The First Friday Artwalk is a program of Arts Connect.
NexLynx Gallery of Arts started in 2010, after being selected as one of the venues for the ReThink Topeka Exhibition and Art Walk that same year and each year after. The Re-Think Topeka Art Walk was a movement to spur re-building community awareness through art and cultural events. NexLynx continues to be a proud supporter of the art community with our monthly exhibits and opening receptions. We worked with the former Arts Council of Topeka, and now Arts Connect to promote art in the community as a premier downtown gallery on the Downtown Topeka Art Walk.
Tom's subject matter is quite eclectic. His style is clean and impactful. He recently won grand prize at Warehouse 414 exhibit "Bold and Bright" and a few months later, second place in their "Black and White" exhibition. Tom has participated in the art show circuit in surrounding states and has shown at the Mulvane Art fair for the past 6 years.
Win two 2 FREE tickets to Brew At The Zoo
Coming September 24, 2016
NexLynx is a proud patron sponsor of Friends of the Topeka Zoo and is giving away 2 free tickets to Brew At The Zoo (Valued at $40 each).
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Gallery Viewing Area
Each month the exhibit changes and we kick off the new show with our First Friday Art Walk reception. The exhibit runs throughout the entire month, so even if art viewers miss the First Friday Art Walk. Our Gallery is open Monday-Friday from 9 am - 5 pm.
Two areas comprise the Gallery viewing area, inside the NexLynx office and the lobby area outside the NexLynx office.
We love to showcase the many talented local and regional artists at NexLynx Gallery of Arts.
SEPTEMBER: Charles Ray
OCTOBER: Azyz Sharafy
November: Barbara Solberg
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