Spring Gallery Walk at KSU

The Kennesaw State University Zuckerman Museum of Art announces the grand opening of their Spring Art Exhibitions on January 17, 2013. The exhibitions will feature rarely-seen Athos Menaboni illustrations, historic photographs of the Bell Bomber plant in Marietta GA, and two exhibitions highlighting the work of students, staff, and faculty from the School of Art and Design. The gallery walk will take place from 5-8 p.m. starting at the Clayton Gallery in the Bailey Performance Center (maps to the other exhibitions will be available). The awards presentation for The 30th Annual Juried Student Exhibition will begin at 5:30 p.m. in … Continue reading Spring Gallery Walk at KSU

“The Dream: Five Black Artists, Five Voices” at The Hudgens

The Hudgens Center for the Arts in Duluth is celebrating Black History Month with three new and exciting exhibits, sponsored by The Primerica Foundation. The exhibits open on Tuesday, January 22 and will remain on display through March 9. “The Dream: Five Black Artists, Five Voices,” features five Atlanta-based artists, including Paul S. Benjamin, Jerushia Graham, Henry Leonard, Lynn Marshall-Linnemeir and Nnamdi Okonkwo. Works by the five artists in this exhibit range in media from prints and sculptures, to collage and fibers. See below for more information about each of the individual artists. “We are thrilled to be able to … Continue reading “The Dream: Five Black Artists, Five Voices” at The Hudgens

Alix Pearlstein, Tony Labat, Tad Savinar at ACAC

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (ACAC) announces the opening of its winter exhibitions on Fri., Jan. 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. These exhibitions were organized to highlight significant aspects of ACAC’s programmatic mission – to help in the creation of ambitious new works and to reveal connections between existing art and artists. All three exhibiting artists will attend the opening. In “The Dark Pavement,” New York-based artist Alix Pearlstein utilizes aspects of ACAC’s architecture and surrounding environment – gallery spaces and lobby area, the derelict Bankhead Highway bridge and adjacent parking lots, and a rarely-seen basement. Working with actors from the … Continue reading Alix Pearlstein, Tony Labat, Tad Savinar at ACAC

“Day Glow Night Mare” at Beep Beep

“Day Glow Night Mare” is a a neo-psychedelic group show that assaults the senses. With a color palate that can be simultaneously beautiful, obnoxious, and nostalgic, the show features new works by five local artists who incorporate and ecstatic vibrancy into their work. ARTISTS: Sean Abrahams, Kelly Cloninger, Lucha Rodriguez, Allen Taylor, Paco Vergachette Through Feb. 9. Beep Beep Gallery 696 Charles Allen Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30308 Continue reading “Day Glow Night Mare” at Beep Beep

Carolyn Metzer, Anne Patterson at One Twelve

One Twelve Gallery in the Stove Works of Inman Park presents “Echoes,” an exhibition of nature inspired photographs and paintings by Carolyn Meltzer and Anne Patterson. Photographer Carolyn Meltzer uses her camera to capture the beauty and dynamism of the natural world. She hopes her photographs will allow viewers to experience some element of the everyday in a fresh, unexpected way. Meltzer also works as a radiologist and views her photography as a creative complement to her medical imaging work. Visual artist, director, and designer Anne Patterson draws inspiration from nature and music. “My goal is to encourage sensory exploration … Continue reading Carolyn Metzer, Anne Patterson at One Twelve

“Shadow Puppets” at GSU Welch

“Shadow Puppets: Traces of New Documentary Practices,” curated by Jill Frank and Stephanie Dowda January 14 – February 8 The Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design Galleries and the Center for Collaborative and International Arts (CENCIA) are pleased to present Shadow Puppets: Traces of New Documentary Practices from January 14 through February 8, 2013. A closing reception on Thursday, February 7, 7-9 p.m., is free and open to the public. The exhibit Shadow Puppets: Traces of New Documentary Practices, features photographic and video works that explore the authority of the document and productively exploit lens-based media’s ability to … Continue reading “Shadow Puppets” at GSU Welch