City Lights Gallery and Ursa Gallery: ARTcade: Pandemic Art and Here Comes the Sun

May 8, 2021 @ 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM America/New York Timezone

Exhibit remains up! Come see it.


City Lights and Ursa galleries in downtown Bridgeport kick-off a collaboration with artists and businesses in the Arcade to produce an indoor/outdoor ARTcade event, featuring art, design and vintage with live music to shop by. The artists’ studio shops and gallery spaces in the Arcade will be open along with additional vendors, City Lights Gallery, City Lights Vintage.

The downtown galleries will be open, they are URSA gallery in the Arcade, The Firm, and City Lights Gallery. Ursa and City Lights are hosting companion exhibits, “Pandemic Art” and “Here Comes the Sun.” City Lights Vintage will hold a sidewalk sale off the Broad St Steps. Rick Reyes, a Bridgeport favorite presents the music in Peacock Alley.

People are encouraged to stroll between the sites. This project is designed to support artists and musicians and other small businesses and organizations that are struggling due to the shutdown from Covid19.

Featured artists exhibiting in Pandemic Art include: Eliska Greenspoon, Scott Schuldt, Dalton Ghetti, Frank Bruckmann, Rita Valley, Iyaba Ibo Mandingo, Luis Lopez, Janine Brown, Michael Quirk, Dan Makara, Margaret Roleke, Carlos Beautista Biernnay, Yolanda Vasquez Petrocelli, Suzanne Kachmar, Claude Desir, Brec Morgan, Janice Mauro, Eliana Mesa