Pin-Up Show at ATHICA

Join ATHICA for its Inaugural Annual Pin-Up Show featuring work for sale by over 60 local and national contemporary artists with prices beginning at $20. Get to ATHICA early to find the piece that you love the best! Once purchased, the work comes down and immediately enters your art collection. Have a friend who’s hard to buy holiday gifts for? This is a perfect opportunity to give the gift of contemporary art. All purchases are made at the event on a first-come, first-serve basis. Work will be available to purchase through Sunday, December 16, 1–6 p.m. Participating Artists: Rinne Allen, Keliy Anderson-Staley, Maggie Baxter, Wayne Bellamy, Francisca … Continue reading Pin-Up Show at ATHICA

“Center” at ATHICA

In collaboration with Citizen Advocacy Athens-Clarke (CAAC), ATHICA’s newest exhibition, “Center,” explores current ideas of community and place that are ever-present in contemporary art today. Each artist in the exhibition investigates different aspects of this focus from immigration, sovereignty, documentary, and festivity to utopian notions of togetherness. Featured artists: Keliy Anderson-Staley Pete Dugas Nestor Armando Gil Katie Hargrave Jennifer Hartley Justin Plakas Kevin Sims Vernon Thornsberry Todd Upchurch Curated by ATHICA’s Board of Directors, Center is the first exhibition following the departure of founding Director Lizzie Zucker-Saltz after ten years of supporting, inspiring, and challenging our community. When approached by … Continue reading “Center” at ATHICA

Michelle Scott at 2 Rules

On October 5, 2 Rules Fine Art unveils its latest solo exhibition by painter, mixed media artist and photographer Michelle Scott, featuring pieces from her most recent body of work, “Kukan Series.” Much like the epic plots of 1940s cinema, Michelle Scott’s large-scale mixed media paintings in “Kukan Series” depict the peaks and valleys of heroic characters and sweeping adventures. Inspired by photographs passed down from Scott’s grandfather, filmmaker Rey Scott, the works in this series mine the harrowing episodes of his travels and subsequent 1941 Oscar-winning documentary, “Kukan,” revealing uncharted war torn China during the late 1930s and 1940s … Continue reading Michelle Scott at 2 Rules

“The Colors of Summer” at 2 Rules

2 Rules Fine Art hosts an opening for its group exhibit featuring eight artists whose works incorporate vibrant hues and patterns. The group exhibit will feature bright paintings, prints, and glass art from around the country from 8 different artists. This is the first time 2 Rules Fine Art will feature glass art as part of a group exhibit. The opening reception for the Color of Summer exhibit takes place during the Marietta Art Walk on Friday, August 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet some … Continue reading “The Colors of Summer” at 2 Rules

Bronislaw Bak at Gallery 4463

Gallery 4463 in Acworth Georgia will be holding a special exhibit of works by the late artist Bronislaw Bak. Included are paintings from the Minnesota collection of Elisabeth Paper, a former student of Bak’s and are are among the artist’s signature works. This original show of 50 works by the late Georgia artist and educator is part of a decade long traveling retrospective that will be housed in Gallery 4463’s Annex Special Exhibits Gallery. Bronislaw Bak and his wife, Hedi were internationally recognized artists who settled in Georgia in the 1970’s. He taught two and three dimensional design at Georgia … Continue reading Bronislaw Bak at Gallery 4463

“The Synthetic Mind” at ATHICA

In “ATHICA EMERGES V: The Synthetic Mind,” nine artists synthesize perception and awareness using a variety of approaches, from the neurobiological to sociological. In so doing they capture and recreate the many ways we perceive and experience the world around us, focusing our attention on the binary of eternity and instantaneity. Featured artists: Brian Hitselberger Ben McKee Participating artists: Bob Davis C.D. Howe Elizabeth Kleene Vivian Liddell Justine Stevens Dena Zilber Thomas Sanders Curator: ATHICA Interns under the guidance of Artistic Director Emerita, L.Z. Saltz Co-Curator: E. Green Barrera, K. Clark, N. Day, M. Drury & B. Gaby Through Sept. … Continue reading “The Synthetic Mind” at ATHICA