ATHICAEmerges IV: Uncertainty

Absorb yourself in the unique visions of four artists whose works reflect uncertain times — selected for ATHICA’s annual summer showcase of regional emerging artists by curator Katherine McQueen and assistant curator Katherine Holmes. Through installation, painting, printmaking and sculpture these adventurous artists explore the precarious interconnectedness of our world, reminding us that we must all tread lightly. Featured artist Casey McGuire brings us ‘Diving Through Surface into Light,’ a new, large-scale sculptural video installation comprised of multiple towers of stacked dresser drawers with a diving board perched high above a river of TV monitors displaying images of running water. … Continue reading ATHICAEmerges IV: Uncertainty

Spruill Center 35th Anniversary

An exhibition celebrating 35 years of art in the community featuring work by instructors, board, and staff of the Spruill Center for the Arts. All works of art will be for sale. Proceeds to benefit the artists and the 35th Anniversary Campaign. Through July 31. Kate Anderson, Don Andrews, Chery Baird, Thomas Beard, Tania Becker, Sandra Bennett, Marilyn Brandenburger, Anne Bray, Carol Brull, Stephanie Caldwell, Jaime Campbell, Karen Chesney, Ann Clancy, R. Scott Cole, Jim Collins, Joel Conison, Susannah Darrow, Patricia DiBona, Cynthia Eid, Lana Ensmann, Leslie Ferrill, Pat Fiorello, Jeanne Flint, Adam Ford, Ricky Frank, Marise Fransolino, Julie Glasser, … Continue reading Spruill Center 35th Anniversary

Shelia Pree Bright at Sandler Hudson

Sandler Hudson Gallery presents Atlanta photographer Shelia Pree Bright’s “Girls, Grillz, and Guns” in conjunction with a book signing by nationally known photographer and writer, Dr. Deborah Willis. Dr. Willis’ book, “Posing Beauty: African American Images from the 1890’s to the Present,” is a remarkable historical record that captures the civil rights era and the triumphs of the present-day. It includes work by some of the great photographers of our time, including, Carl Van Vechten, Eve Arnold, Bruce Davidson and Richard Avedon. In the exhibition, Girls, Grillz, and Guns, Sheila Pree Bright will display photographs from her Plastic Bodies, and … Continue reading Shelia Pree Bright at Sandler Hudson

Jennifer Shaw at Jennifer Schwartz

Jennifer Schwartz Gallery is proud to present “Hurricane Story: Photographs by Jennifer Shaw.” The exhibition will continue through Saturday, August 14th. A portion of the proceeds from print and book sales will be benefit Bayou Rebirth. Shaw holds a BFA in photography from the Rhode Island School of Design. She teaches photography at the Louise S. McGehee School, is a founding member of the New Orleans Photo Alliance, and chairs the annual PhotoNOLA festival. Her photographs have been published in B & W Magazine, Shots, and The Oxford American. She has exhibited internationally, and her work is included in many … Continue reading Jennifer Shaw at Jennifer Schwartz

Group Show at Young Blood

On June 5th “Interior/Posterior” opens at Young Blood Gallery & Boutique with six women artists from Savannah, Birmingham, San Francisco, Minneapolis and Portland, Or. Artists Jennifer Davis, Megan Kimber, Chrystal Chan, Lesley Reppeteaux, Merrilee Challiss and Daisy Winfrey have come together to create a collaborative and coherent show with similar visions and ideas, yet have also managed to represent their unique styles through personal pieces. Each artist brings their work to life through the use of different materials and applications, all with a theme of the female form in mind. “The purpose of this show was to bring together a … Continue reading Group Show at Young Blood