Atlanta Arts Festival at Piedmont Park

Returning to Piedmont Park for its sixth year on Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September 16, 2012, the Atlanta Arts Festival will once again present two days of nonstop fun for art lovers and event enthusiasts alike. Open to all ages, the annual free event features a juried show of 200 of the country’s finest painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craftsman, glass blowers and more. Bringing together outstanding artists with Atlanta’s expansive art buying community, this year’s festival also boasts interactive learning experiences and demonstrations, live music and entertainment, delicious food and beverages, kids activities, a commemorative poster, and … Continue reading Atlanta Arts Festival at Piedmont Park

Living Walls Conference 2012

27 artists will visually activate our urban landscape in the world’s first all-female street art conference. This year’s Living Walls Conference will change the game for street art and Atlanta. The five-day conference is scheduled to capacity with film screenings, lectures, block parties, gallery exhibits and bike tours. All events are free and open to the public. ARTISTS Sten and Lex (Italy), Indigo (Canada), Fefe (Brazil), TIKA (Switzerland), EME (Spain), Hyuro (Argentina), Martina Merlini (Italy), Miso (Australia), Cake (New York), Swoon (New York), Martha Cooper (New York), Sheryo (New York), White Cocoa (New York), Jessie Unterhalter and Katie Truhn (Baltimore), … Continue reading Living Walls Conference 2012

Piedmont Park Arts Festival

The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces “brought back” the local arts and crafts festival tradition to Piedmont Park in 2011. The 2012 Piedmont Park Arts Festival “knocks it out of the park” for local painters, potters, and hand crafters! Not a typical fine arts show, this one is for local crafters and the people in our community including our neighbors and friends to “show off” at their favorite park. The best way to describe it is Inman Park meets Yellow Daisy, meets Indie Craft, meets Buckhead Arts Festival, complete with arts, crafts, a children’s area, and local foods and beverages. … Continue reading Piedmont Park Arts Festival

Westside Art Walk

Third Saturday Art Walks are held every month from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Atlanta’s Westside Arts District. Art talks, tours, and other events are scheduled to encourage public inquiry into the process, intention, and inspirations of the artwork and/or curatorial vision of the exhibitions. For a detailed schedule of events and district map, visit the Westside Arts District site. Continue reading Westside Art Walk

Miami Circle Art Stroll

Eleven venues participate in the monthly Miami Circle Art Stroll, held every third Saturday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. See art spanning more than three centuries, including paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, and photography, in one of Atlanta’s premier art districts. Participants: Anne Hathaway, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Antonio Raimo Galleries, Artists’ Atelier of Atlanta, J.Tribble Collection, Judie Jacobs Fine Art, Madison Gallery at Foxglove Antiques My French Chateau, Pryor Fine Art, Reinike Gallery, and Thomas Deans Fine Art. Continue reading Miami Circle Art Stroll

Downtown Art Walk

The Downtown ArtsWalk takes place on the first Thursday of each month from 5-8 p.m. “First Thursdays ArtsWalk has grown with new programs and additional venues so that art lovers can view the arts, tour the historic districts of Downtown and enjoy various discounts at Downtown restaurants. First Thursdays ArtsWalk is a self-guided tour of galleries, with no beginning or ending point, you are free to move at your own pace. We even put together some sample itineraries for you. With its growth, First Thursdays ArtsWalk has become more than just an gallery tour. It is an event where singles … Continue reading Downtown Art Walk