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This Week w/ ACP – Oct. 31

October 31st, 2017
© Nancy Floyd

ACP Participating Venues


Tuesday, Oct. 31
Human Tribe Pace Academy Fine Arts Center Exhibition #111

Wednesday, Nov. 1
The Soul of Philanthropy Atlanta Auburn Avenue Research Library Exhibition #112

Thursday, Nov. 2
Picturing Justice Atlanta Legal Aid Lunchtime Artist's Talk from Michael David Murphy #050

Friday, Nov. 3
The Personal Photographic Project - A Weekend Master Class with Tim Barnwell & Mark Maio Lumiere - The Galleries of Peachtree Hills Workshop #113
Weathering Time by Nancy Floyd - In Fathomless Water by Sara Morton Whitespace Gallery Opening Reception #114

Friday, Nov. 10
Visualization: The Art of Seeing Gilmer Arts and Heritage Association Opening Reception #204

Thursday, Nov. 30
Vesna Pavlovic', Lost Art The Columbus Museum Community Slideshow #071
Human Tribe Pace Academy Fine Arts Center Artist's Talk #111

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This Week With ACP – Oct. 22!

October 22nd, 2017
© Tom Griscom

This Week With ACP: Short Films from Syria, PHOTOBATTLE and more!

It's the last full week of the festival, and we're ramping-up for Friday night's PHOTOBATTLE / ACP Closing Party.

Please get your free tickets for Monday's ACP Film Series and Friday's closing party so you'll be on the list! As always, there are some great events at participating #acpfest venues. Please check them all out, below!


ACP Featured Programs

Monday, Oct. 23:
ACP Film Series: "9 Days from my Window in Aleppo" Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum Film Screening #103

Friday, Oct. 27:
ACP Closing Party and PHOTOBATTLE! Ambient+Studio #106

Saturday, Oct. 28:
ACP Open Exhibition Binders Art Supplies and Frames - Ponce City Market Closing Reception & Awards #109

 

ACP Participating Venues

Thursday, Oct. 26:
'This Land is Your Land' SCAD - Trois Gallery Opening Reception #105
An Evening With Ervin A. Johnson Atlanta Photography Group Gallery Artist's Talk #104

Friday, Oct. 27:
Girl in the Forest The B Complex Closing Reception #094
With Animals Pace Academy Fine Arts Center Closing Reception #107

Saturday, Oct. 28:
Joseph Guay - DUEL // DUAL Westside Cultural Arts Center Artist's Talk #075
The Time is Right - Celebrating the unsung heroes of Atlanta working for justice Center for Civil and Human Rights Film Screening & Exhibition #108
Doomsday Believer Kibbee Gallery Closing Reception #066
The Crinste Family Clarkston Community Center Artist's Reception #110

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This Week With ACP (Oct. 17)

October 17th, 2017
Arnold Newman, from "The Collectors Eye – Masters of 20th Century Photography" @ Lumiere

This week welcomes famous Baltimorean John Waters to Atlanta for the ACP Marquee Event on Friday, plus two more great lectures! Michael James O'Brien walks us through his storied career on Wednesday night at SCADshow, and Paul Graham discusses his incredible exhibition at the High Museum of Art on Saturday.

Get tickets for all three of these events today!



ACP Featured Programs

Wednesday, Oct. 18
ACP Spotlight: Michael James O'Brien SCADshow Artist's Talk #091

Friday, Oct. 20
ACP Marquee Event: John Waters "Low Definition" Woodruff Arts Center - Rich Theatre Artist's Talk #095

Saturday, Oct. 21
ACP Lecture Series Presents: Paul Graham Woodruff Arts Center - Rich Theatre Artist's Talk #100

Next Monday, Oct 23
ACP Film Series: "9 Days from my Window in Aleppo" Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum Film Screening #103

ACP Participating Venues

Tuesday, Oct. 17
"SAME DAY" and other photologues, Nicholas Muellner, Jason Francisco & Michael David Murphy, Emory University - White Hall Artist's Talk #090
"Unlimited Boundaries" Parish Kohanim Artist's Talk #089

Wednesday, Oct. 18
Landscapes & Interventions Hathaway Gallery Artist's Talk #026

Thursday, Oct. 19
Photography and the Artists Book: First Edition Fall Line Press Opening Reception #092
Picturing Justice 2017 Atlanta Legal Aid Society Artist's Reception #050
Socially Engaged Georgia State University - Kopleff Hall Panel Discussion #053
Seven Rivers Arnall Golden Gregory Artist's Reception #093

Friday, Oct. 20
'This Land is Your Land' SCAD Atlanta - Trois Gallery Exhibition #105
Girl in the Forest The B Complex Exhibition #094

Saturday, Oct. 21
Nine: A photographer's collective pb&j gallery Artist's Reception #101
Forty Years of the Atlanta Jazz Festival in Photographs: Artist Talk and Closing Reception Arnika Dawkins Photographic Fine Art Gallery Closing Reception & Artist's Talk #096
New Growth Blue Heron Nature Preserve Artist's Talk #097
The Collectors Eye – Masters of 20th Century Photography Lumiere Lecture #098
Atlanta Photographic Society Exhibition Artists Atelier of Atlanta Artist's Reception #099
World in Motion Hapeville Depot Museum and Shipping Container Art Galleries Art Walk #102
Girl in the Forest The B Complex Opening Reception #094
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This Week With ACP (Oct. 9)

October 10th, 2017
"La leçon d'amour," 2008. © Mickalene Thomas; courtesy the artist, Lehmann Maupin, New York and Hong Kong and Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

ACP Featured Programs

Thursday, Oct. 12
ACP Lecture Series Presents: Marilyn Minter at Woodruff Arts Center - Rich Theatre Artist's Talk #080

Saturday, Oct. 14 & Sunday, Oct. 15
ACP Photobook Fair at Hathaway Gallery Photobook Fair #086
 

ACP Participating Venues

Tuesday, Oct. 10
Ivorian at The Art Institute of Atlanta Exhibition #085
Reclaimed by Nature: The Historic Davidson Quarries of Arabia Mountain at DeKalb History Center Museum Artist's Reception #078
The South in Color at Commercial Row at Margaret Mitchell House Artist's Talk #018

Wednesday, Oct. 11
Mugunga III: The Visual Politics of Photographing Displacement in the Congo at The AIDS Memorial Quilt Visitor Center Panel Discussion #200
A Photographers Journey in Search of Light / A Retrospective at Larry Marchant Gallery Artist's Reception #054
Conversation with New York Photographer Hugo Fernandes at Emory University-Robert W. Woodruff Library Artist's Talk #079

Thursday, Oct. 12
Works by Lucinda Bunnen: Featuring Weathered Chromes, Hatcher's Pond and All About Trees at Steffen Thomas Museum of Art, West Wing Gallery Artist's Reception #207

Friday, Oct. 13
Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête at Georgia Museum of Art Opening Reception #083
21st Annual Roswell Photo Society Open Juried Exhibit – Juried by Barbara Griffin at Roswell Visual Arts Center Opening Reception #084
More to the Story: Decolonizing Love at Hi-Lo Press Artist's Reception #082
Ivorian at The Art Institute of Atlanta Artist's Reception #085
Soul Captures at Westview Studios Artist's Talk & Reception #203

Saturday, Oct. 14
A Photographers Journey in Search of Light / A Retrospective at Booth Western Art Museum Artist's Talk #054
Booth Photography Guild Annual Exhibition at Booth Western Art Museum Artist's Talk #012
Art In The Yard, Part Deux at 630 Kensington Farm Dr. Open House #087
Through a Glass, Darkly at Different Trains Gallery Artist's Talk #069
Girls Click: Artist Choice Exhibit by Women In Focus at Digital Arts Studio Artist's Reception #088
Atlanta Photographic Society 2017 Salon at First Baptist Church of Decatur Artist's Reception #048
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This Week With ACP (Oct. 2nd)

October 2nd, 2017
Karen Knorr, Love at First Sight, Palazinna Cinese, 2016. Copyright the artist and courtesy of Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, and Danziger Gallery, New York.

The first full week of the Festival is always the biggest, and this year's no exception! If you need help navigating, pick-up the ACP iPhone app; it'll tell you which events are closest to you.

See you out there, and remember, if you're posting snaps on Instagram, reviewing exhibitions on Facebook, or live-tweeting from an opening, use #acpfest so we can pass it along. Thanks!

 

ACP Featured Programs

Tuesday, Oct. 3:
ACP Lecture Series Presents: Pete Souza [SOLD OUT] Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum Lecture #049

Friday, Oct. 6:
ACP Special Exhibitions: Teen Spirit Brickworks Gallery Exhibition #063

Saturday, Oct. 7:
ACP Auction Gala Porsche Experience Center Auction #074

 

Participating #acpfest Venues

Monday, Oct. 2:
Atlanta Photographic Society 2017 Salon First Baptist Church of Decatur Exhibition #048
Socially Engaged Ernest G. Welch Galleries @ GSU Exhibition #053
With Animals Pace Academy Fine Arts Center Exhibition #107

Tuesday, Oct. 3:
‘And Something Magical Happened’: Baseball Photographs by Walter Iooss Michael C. Carlos Museum Artist's Talk #013

Wednesday, Oct. 4:
Picturing Justice 2017 Atlanta Legal Aid Society Opening Reception #050
Atlanta Darkroom Workshops, Callanwolde Fine Arts Center Callanwolde Fine Arts Center Darkroom, 2nd Floor Carriage House Open House #051

Thursday, Oct. 5
NAPCP International Image Competition Winners Exhibition Park Studios Atlanta | NAPCP Headquarters Exhibition #022
A Photographers Journey in Search of Light / A Retrospective Larry Marchant Gallery Exhibition #054
Focus on Photography The Art Place Gallery at Mountain View Exhibition #055
Holding Hands With a Book Wing & A Prayer Studio Exhibition #052
Little Worlds: A Work in Progress Fall Line Press Artist's Reception #015
What the World Needs Now The B Complex Gallery Artist's Talk #021
Socially Engaged Ernest G. Welch Galleries @ GSU Opening Reception #053
Focus on Photography The Art Place Gallery at Mountain View Opening Reception #055
Gregory Harris Selects Atlanta Photography Group Gallery Artist's Reception #056
Liangyi He - "A Solitary Gourmet" SCAD Atlanta - Trois Gallery Opening Reception #057
Mark Dorf "Translations" SCAD Atlanta - Gallery 1600 Artist's Reception #058
Ritual and Ruin: Tableaux of a Lost War Atlanta Preservation Center - The Grant Mansion Artist's Reception #059
Collodion Art Institute of Atlanta Artist's Reception #060

Friday, Oct. 6
"Unlimited Boundaries" Parish Kohanim Exhibition #089
Atlanta Celebrates [QPOC] Photography Hi-Lo Press Exhibition #062
Collodion Art Institute of Atlanta Demo #060
"Ghosts and other Visions" new work by Kate Breakey Brickworks Gallery Opening Reception and Artist's Talk #064
Arts Clayton 14th Annual Juried Photography Competition Exhibit Arts Clayton Gallery Opening Reception #061
1st Annual Muse & Co. Fine Art Juried Photography Exhibit Muse & Co. Fine Art Art Walk #076
Atlanta Friends Meeting Photography Exhibit Atlanta Friends Meeting Artist's Reception #065
Dennis Dinneen: Small Town Portraits Jackson Fine Art Opening Reception #201
Doomsday Believer Kibbee Gallery Opening Reception #066
Instant Gratification Atlanta School of Photography Opening Reception #067
Karen Knorr: New Work Jackson Fine Art Opening Reception #068
Through a Glass, Darkly Different Trains Gallery Opening Reception #069
The Art of the Portrait Blue Mark Studios Opening Reception #070

Saturday, Oct. 7
Girls Click: Artist Choice Exhibit by Women In Focus Digital Arts Studio Exhibition #088
Vesna Pavlovic', Lost Art The Columbus Museum Exhibition #071
21st Annual Roswell Photo Society Open Juried Exhibit – Juried by Barbara Griffin Roswell City Hall Photo Walk #084
Celebration of Culture Exhibit by Selected Members of the Roswell Photographic Society Archibald Smith Plantation Home Art Walk #028
Double Vision Chattahoochee Nature Center Opening Reception #072
Follow Your Heart - Photography & Installations from Andrew Lyman Spruill Gallery Artist's Talk #017
Holding Hands With a Book Wing & A Prayer Studio Artist's Talk #052
Sistagraphy presents The Art of Persistence Margaret Mitchell Library Opening Reception #073
Joseph Guay - DUEL // DUAL Westside Cultural Arts Center Opening Reception #075
1st Annual Muse & Co. Fine Art Juried Photography Exhibit Muse & Co. Fine Art Opening Reception #076

Sunday, Oct. 8
Decatur Digital Photography Meetup Annual Exhibit Decatur Public Library Opening Reception #077
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This Week With ACP (Sept. 25)

September 25th, 2017
© David Diodate

It's opening weekend of #acpfest, and while we hope you've been enjoying the September events and exhibitions, October brings the first featured ACP Programs; our ACP Open Exhibition on Saturday, and ACP Public Art on MARTA on Sunday.  Take a look!
 

ACP Programs

Saturday, Sept. 30, ACP Open Exhibition Binders Art Supplies and Frames - Ponce City Market Public Art #038
Sunday, Oct. 1, ACP Public Art: Everyday Atlanta MARTA Red Line Public Art #041
 

Participating #acpfest Venues

Monday, Sept. 25:
Daniel Shea: “43-35 10th Street” Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design, Georgia State University Artist's Talk #030
Celebration of Culture Exhibit by Selected Members of the Roswell Photographic Society Roswell City Hall Artist's Reception #028
Atlanta Seen: A Juried Exhibition by Members of the Southeastern Photographic Society (SPS) Emory University Hospital Midtown Exhibition #046
Water Flow Akasa Salon Exhibition #029

Wednesday, Sept. 27:
"Knowing and Not Knowing" by Beth Lilly Swan Coach House Gallery Opening Reception #032
Seeing Differently South Cobb Arts Alliance / Mable House Arts Center Exhibition #040

Thursday, Sept. 28:
September Group Exhibition Featuring Lucinda Bunnen Mason Fine Art Opening Reception #206
Specter ArtLab Gallery Opening Reception #031
Anthology II Atlanta Photography Group Gallery Artist's Reception #033
WIFXXIV: Juried by Elizabeth Turk Mason Fine Art Artist's Reception #034

Friday, Sept. 29:
Bokeh: Youth Photos, Youth Focus Honey Bubble Exhibition #035
CUBA WITH OPEN ARMS Sweet Melissa's Exhibition #036 & #037
Liangyi He - "A Solitary Gourmet" SCAD Atlanta - Trois Gallery Exhibition #057
WIFXXIV: Juried by Elizabeth Turk Mason Fine Art Exhibition #034

Saturday, Sept. 30:
Cyclops Series, volume 1 South x Southeast PhotoGallery Artist's Reception #039
Seeing Differently South Cobb Arts Alliance / Mable House Arts Center Opening Reception #040
Black Outlined Blue Sacred Thread Yoga Opening Reception #042

Sunday, Oct. 1:
Fernbank Forest: Designed by Nature Fernbank Museum of Natural History Panel Discussion #007
A2D Photography Group Exhibition Emory Schwartz Center, Chace Gallery Artist's Reception #045
Atlanta Seen: A Juried Exhibition by Members of the Southeastern Photographic Society (SPS) Emory University Hospital Midtown Opening Reception #046
In Transition; Perspectives of Transformation Little Tree Art Studios Opening Reception #047
CUBA WITH OPEN ARMS Calle Latina Artist's Reception #036 & #037
"Ghosts and other Visions" new work by Kate Breakey Brickworks Gallery Exhibition #064
New Work by Paul Justice www.pauljusticeartwork.yolasite.com Online Exhibition #044
Sistagraphy presents The Art of Persistence Margaret Mitchell Library Exhibition #073
Black Outlined Blue Sacred Thread Yoga Exhibition #042
MEL in the ATL Condesa Coffee Exhibition #043

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This Weekend With ACP (Sept. 22-24)

September 20th, 2017
© Chip Simone

This Weekend With ACP (Sept. 22-24)

Fri., Sept. 22nd:
One Glass Eye MOCA GA Opening Reception #024
APG @ ATL: The Airport Show Hartsfield-Jackson Exhibition #023

Sat., Sept. 23rd:
EBOLA: People + Public Health + Political Will David J. Sencer CDC Museum Open House #005
SPACES: 3 Perspectives Keller Knapp Opening Reception #025
Landscapes & Interventions Hathaway Opening Reception #026

Sun., Sept. 24th:
Mayim Rabim: A Great Many Waters MACoM, Metro Atlanta Community Mikvah Artist's Talk #027

And next week starts with quite a few events. Heads-up!

Mon., Sept. 25th:
Daniel Shea: “43-35 10th Street” Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design, GSU Artist's Talk #030
Celebration of Culture Exhibit by Selected Members of the Roswell Photographic Society Roswell City Hall Artist's Reception #028
Atlanta Seen: A Juried Exhibition by Members of the Southeastern Photographic Society (SPS) Emory University Hospital Midtown Exhibition #046
Water Flow Akasa Salon Exhibition #029



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This Week With ACP – Sept. 18th

September 18th, 2017
© Amanda Greene

Here are the events that are happening This Week (through Monday, the 25th) at participating #acpfest venues. Below, you'll also find a list of exhibitions that are currently on view!

This Week With ACP

Wed., Sept. 20th:
Click Colombia 2017 Colombian Consulate Opening Reception #205

Fri., Sept. 22nd:
One Glass Eye MOCA GA Opening Reception #024
APG @ ATL: The Airport Show Hartsfield-Jackson Exhibition #023

Sat., Sept. 23rd:
EBOLA: People + Public Health + Political Will David J. Sencer CDC Museum Open House #005
SPACES: 3 Perspectives Keller Knapp Opening Reception #025
Landscapes & Interventions Hathaway Opening Reception #026

Sun., Sept. 24th:
Mayim Rabim: A Great Many Waters MACoM, Metro Atlanta Community Mikvah Artist's Talk #027

Mon., Sept. 25th:
Daniel Shea: “43-35 10th Street” Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design, GSU Artist's Talk #030
Celebration of Culture Exhibit by Selected Members of the Roswell Photographic Society Roswell City Hall Artist's Reception #028
Atlanta Seen: A Juried Exhibition by Members of the Southeastern Photographic Society (SPS) Emory University Hospital Midtown Exhibition #046
Celebration of Culture Exhibit by Selected Members of the Roswell Photographic Society Roswell City Hall Exhibition #028
Water Flow Akasa Salon Exhibition #029



Currently On View

Through Oct. 6th - The Buford Highway Glyphs @ 2 City Plaza #011
Through Oct. 6th - Collodion @ Art Institute of Atlanta #060
Through Oct. 7th - Little Worlds: A Work in Progress @ Fall Line Press #015
Through Oct. 14th - Fast Forward // Rewind @ Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia #006
Through Oct. 14th - Design by Nature @ Lumiere #019
Through Oct. 22nd - Paul Graham: The Whiteness of the Whale @ High Museum of Art #008
Through Oct. 26th - Mayim Rabim: A Great Many Waters @ Metro Atlanta Community Mikvah #027
Through Oct. 27th - Mark Dorf "Translations" @ SCAD Atlanta - Gallery 1600 #058
Through Oct. 28th - PHOTOBUCKHEAD @ Buckhead Library #020
Through Oct. 28th - Follow Your Heart - Photography & Installations from Andrew Lyman @ Spruill Gallery #017
Through Oct. 29th - Atlanta Friends Meeting Photography Exhibit @ Atlanta Friends Meeting #065
Through Oct. 31st - Atlanta Photographic Society Exhibition @ Artists Atelier of Atlanta #099
Through Nov. 2nd - ACP Public Art: THE FENCE @ Atlanta Beltline Eastside Trail #001
Through Nov. 2nd - ACP Public Art: The GEORGIA FENCE @ Atlanta Beltline Westside Trail Public Art #002
Through Nov. 4th - Jerry Siegel's "Black Belt Color" @ Spalding Nix Fine Art #202
Through Nov. 5th - Ansel Adams: The Masterworks @ Booth Western Art Museum #003
Through Nov. 19th - Cityscapes @ Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library #004
Through Nov. 12th - Booth Photography Guild Annual Exhibition @ Booth Western Art Museum #012
Through Nov. 12th - Fernbank Forest: Designed by Nature @ Fernbank Museum of Natural History Exhibition #007
Through Nov. 26th - The South in Color @ Commercial Row at Margaret Mitchell House #018
Through Nov. 30th - Double Vision Chattahoochee @ Nature Center #072
Through Dec. 2nd - New Growth @ Blue Heron Nature Preserve #097
Through Dec. 30th - Reclaimed by Nature: The Historic Davidson Quarries of Arabia Mountain @ DeKalb History Center Museum #078
Through Jan. 7th, 2018 - ‘And Something Magical Happened’: Baseball Photographs by Walter Iooss @ Michael C. Carlos Museum #013
Through May 25th, 2018 - EBOLA: People + Public Health + Political Will @ David J. Sencer CDC Museum #005
Through Aug. 1st, 2018 - Roswell Photo Society Juried Exhibit @ Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce Greater North Fulton Chamber #010
Through Aug. 17th, 2018 - Roswell Photographic Society Exhibit featuring the Architecture of Roswell @ Anna Lee's #009
Through Sep. 11th, 2018 - 21st Annual Roswell Photo Society Open Juried Exhibit – Juried by Barbara Griffin @ Roswell Visual Arts Center #084
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Three Upcoming Events at #acpfest Participating Venues

September 6th, 2017
There are three ACP events at participating venues over the weekend, and into the beginning of next week. Click the photos below for more info!
© Rob Amberg (detail)
Opening reception for Rob Amberg's "Little Worlds: A Work in Progress" at Fall Line Press, Friday, Sept. 8th, 6:30-8:30

© Jerry Siegel (detail)
Opening reception for Jerry Siegel's "Black Belt Color" at Spalding Nix - Friday, Sept. 8th 6-8PM

© Helen DeRamus (detail)
Exhibition open (by appointment) New Growth at Blue Heron Nature Preserve, starting Sept. 11th

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Reminder: Lalla Essaydi, Thurs. at High Museum of Art

October 26th, 2016
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A quick reminder about Thursday's lecture from Morrocan-born photographer Lalla Essaydi, who will give an artist's talk at the Hill Auditorium at the High Museum of Art. Her work focuses on Arabic female identity, and she hand-paints Arabic calligraphy in henna on the fabric, bodies, and walls that inhabit her images. 

Thurs., Oct. 27th, 7pm
High Museum of Art, Hill Auditorium

1280 Peachtree St., NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Call 404-733-5000 to reserve free tickets.


This Week's ACP events & #acpfest Participating Venues:

Oct. 26, Wednesday
ACP Spotlight on Local Talent - "Inspired Georgia" artist’s reception & poetry reading, 6:30pm
Sue Williamson artist’s lecture at SCAD, 6:30pm

Oct. 27, Thursday
John Reuter artist’s talk at Hathaway, 6pm
Jeff Rich artist’s reception at SCAD, 6pm
ACP Lecture Series Presents: Lalla Essaydi at High Museum of Art, 7pm

Oct. 29 & 30th, Saturday & Sunday
[UNTITLED] Art Book Fair at Atlanta Contemporary, Sat., 11am-5pm; Sun., noon-4pm, featuring keynote presentation from Doug DuBois, Sat., 5pm, followed by a reception.

Oct. 29, Saturday
Black Love Matters artist’s talk at Stonecrest Library, 2pm
Arnika Dawkins Selects juror talk at APG, 2pm

Oct. 30, Sunday
Day of the Dead in Oaxaca one-day exhibition at Atlanta History Center
Our Cities, Our Souls closing reception at F64, 7pm

Nov. 4th, Friday
Photo Abstraction opening reception at dk Gallery, 5pm

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