Westside Art Walk

Third Saturday Westside Art Walks are held every month from noon to 5 p.m.

Schedule of events
Get This! Gallery
Michael M. Koehler artist talk
12-1 p.m.
662 11th st.
Michael M. Koehler will talk about the work in his solo photography exhibition, In Between. On view at Get This! through October 29th Exhibition is in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography.

Kiang Projects
Cui Xiuwen artist talk
12 p.m.
1009-A Marietta St. NW
The show continues thru November 19, 2011. Kiang Projects is pleased to present Beijing based artist Cui Xiuwen , in conjunction with ACP. Cui’s new body of work, “Existential Emptiness,” features large format photographs exploring issue of gender and equity, placed in the milieu of the traditional Chinese landscape.

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Ryan Nabulsi: Photo Secession
12-2 p.m.
1100 Howell Mill Road Suite A03
White Provisions District (behind Perrine’s and Garden)
Atlanta, Georgia 30318
Ryan Nabulsi: Photo Secession. In many ways, Ryan Nabulsi’s camera-less photographs represent a natural conclusion to the goals of Steiglitz and Steichen in promoting pictorial photography. Relying on the manipulation of the photographic chemical process for instant photography, Nabulsi generates abstractions of lush color perhaps more akin to color field painting. He is a great cultivator of the happy accident thus chance figures prominently in his process. Like the collaborations of John Cage and Merce Cunningham, Nabulsi rolls the dice of unpredictability to create explosions of petal-like forms, a sea of green forming into a kind of tidal wave, the stratifications of a strange fossil, an ovum, a nebula. Ryan Nabulsi: Photo Secession is in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography and runs September 10 to October 8.

Emily Amy Gallery
Curator-led tour through “Echoes of the Sublime”
1 p.m.
1000 Marietta Street NW, Suite 208
Atlanta, Georgia 30318
To celebrate Emily Amy Gallery’s first-ever photography exhibition, “Echoes of the Sublime,” curator and local photographer, Stephanie Dowda will be leading a tour through the current show. Ideas of the sublime and loose interpretations present in the featured artists’ photographs will be discussed. The show will be on exhibition through October 22nd and is presented in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography.

Jennifer Schwartz Gallery
Jason Houston artist talk
2 p.m.
1000 Marietta Street, Suite 112
Atlanta, GA 30318
In conjunction with the exhibition, “Outlands: Land Over Time” photographer Jason Houston will discuss his work shooting community-food focused projects across the country and his involvement in the upcoming book, Reclaiming Our Food: How the grassroots food movement is changing the way we eat.
Sandler Hudson Gallery
Marshall Davis “Recent Work,” Didi Dunphy “Cross Stitch”
Davis and Dunphy will be present to answer questions.
2 p.m.
1009-A Marietta St. NW
Sandler Hudson is pleased to present Marshall Davis and Didi Dunphy in a two person show. Marshall Davis’ new body of work, “Recent Work,” uses a variety of media. Didi Dunphy’s new body of work, “Cross Stitch,” is made up of QR images that when scanned by smart phones, link to a video work created by Dunphy.

William Cordova
664 11th St. NW
“buscame en el torbellino: but also time itself,” a project by artist William Cordova, “focuses on the duality and recourses of collective memory within our spatiotemporal continuum. Slowing down our visual sensors in order to comprehend and disseminate the parallels between familiar and distant historical moments in many cases forgotten or displaced. A sculptural element entitled, This one’s 4U is scaffolding turned sideways transformed into a self-contained projection module and will screen two films: Tupac Amaru by Federico Garcia Hurtado (1984) and Tupac: Thug Angel by Peter Spirer (2002). Both film and structure nuance complex historical trajectories.” -William Cordova

For details and additional galleries, please visit the Westside Arts District site.

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