Shimmer neon sign

The 2nd Annual SHIMMER: The Art of Light
Friday, February 10, 2017

SHIMMER is a free, one-night event featuring illuminated art installations, projections, and programmatic components covering a 5 block radius on the border between Chapel Hill and Carrboro, NC. SHIMMER is the first collaborative event of its kind, taking place on a 2nd Friday ArtWalk and turning the area into a de facto art gallery.

2016 Artists


Shimmer was proud to feature the work of these unique artists in 2016, and grateful for their participation. Read more about their work.


Parking information is available at and
Public Bus Route J serves the Shimmer area. Download a printable map.