First Thursdays Art Walk marks its eighth anniversary Thursday, when it will also celebrate the Chinese New Year -- the start of the Year of the Dog.
Eight galleries in Art Walk carry the work of more than 45 Chinese artists, and many are celebrating with special events; red balloons will mark the participating galleries.
Chinese refreshments will be available at each of the following galleries during Art Walk, 6 to 9 p.m.:
* Contemporary Chinese Fine Art
* J. Kamin Fine Art
* Lu Martin Galleries
* Mandarin Fine Art