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, Terrell Clark
© Terrell Clark
3 Feet Above Sea Level - A Pinhole Exploration of the French Quarter, New Orleans
Sight+Sound Gallery
Featuring work by: Terrell Clark

Exhibition: Fri, Sep 14 to Sat, Oct 27 2012

This photographic journey seeks to distill and uncover those elements that help to define the oldest neighborhood in New Orleans, the French Quarter. Due to its elevation above sea level - 3 Feet - the French Quarter received minimal damage, by comparison, to the rest of New Orleans from Hurricane Katrina. Utilizing a pin-hole camera and thus necessitating long exposures times, these images reflect an averaging of time so that the true essence of this neighborhood is revealed. The resulting images have a dreamlike effect that further engages the viewer to look deeper into these surrealistic vistas. From architecture to trolley cars to its proximity to the Mighty Mississippi River, experience The French Quarter’s uniqueness that only a film-based, wide angle, pin-hole camera can offer. Through the utilization of overlapping exposures, this photographic study affords the viewer a dynamic perspective on this culturally rich neighborhood.

Artists Talk: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm

Sight+Sound Gallery
659 Auburn Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30312  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Thu, Fri, Sat: 12pm - 5pm
p: (888) 419-3113
web: http://www.sightandsoundgallery.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1162
ACP Listing #: 020

1912, Kirstie Tepper
© Kirstie Tepper
Tales from the Lonesome City: A site-specific installation by Matt Haffner
Kennesaw State University: Visual Arts Building
Featuring work by: Matt Haffner

Exhibition: Mon, Oct 1 to Fri, Mar 29 2013

Occupying the foyer of the Visual Arts Building at Kennesaw State University, video portraits of working-class individuals will be projected over vinyl cutouts that detail aspects of the urban environment in which they live. Blending graffiti, photography, film and installation, this timely, fictional, post-apocalyptic visual narrative will be visible to anyone walking in or near the building, collapsing the distinction between inside and outside, art and architecture, and gallery and public space.

Organized by the KSU Art Museum this project is supported by an NEA Art Works grant.

All KSU Art Museum events are free and open to the public. Closed on University and public holidays. Building hours may vary between regular academic semesters.

Panel Discussion: Thu, Oct 11, 2pm - 3pm

Public Art Panel Discussion

Onyx Theater, Kennesaw State University

Opening Reception: Thu, Oct 11, 3:15pm - 5pm

Opening Reception and Artist's Talk

Visual Arts Building, Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University: Visual Arts Building
1000 Chastain Rd. Bldg. 29, Foyer
Kennesaw, GA 30144  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8am - 8pm
Sat, Sun: 8am - 5pm
p: (770) 499-3223
web: http://www.kennesaw.edu/arts/galleries/index.html
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1060
ACP Listing #: 055

, Phillip Short
© Phillip Short
"A Photographic Celebration"
Atlanta Artists Center
Featuring work by: AAC Photography Salon Artists

Exhibition: Mon, Oct 1 to Tue, Oct 30 2012

“A Photographic Celebration” featuring over 60 pieces of artistic photographic executions from the Atlanta Artists Center (AAC) Photography Group. This juried exhibit includes a world class execution of photography and photographic fine art created with film or digital photography using alternative processes, mixed media, digital manipulations, montages, photograms or other alternative methods.

The exhibit will be judged by Brenda Massie, Director, Hagedorn Foundation Gallery

The AAC Photography group is comprised of over 40 members who are a mixture of high-end amateur and professional photographers dedicated to producing exquisite photographic art with excellence and integrity. Many members of the group are award winning professionals and known internationally for their work and artistic expertise.

The Atlanta Artists Center (AAC), is a non-profit arts membership organization dedicated to supporting the growth and exposure of all visual artists in the Southeast. The center has served thousands of artists who began their artistic development and career after joining the organization. The organization offers multiple opportunities for personal and professional artistic growth and networking within Atlanta area and surrounding communities. The center hosts 12-juried member exhibits a year featuring artworks in oils, acrylic, watercolor, collage, pastel, mixed-media, drawings, sculpture and photography.

Opening Reception: Sun, Oct 7, 5pm - 7pm

Atlanta Artists Center
2979 Grandview Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30305  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat: 10am - 4pm
p: (404) 237-2324
web: http://www.atlantaartistscenter.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1135
ACP Listing #: 050

1912, Michael Chylinski
© Michael Chylinski
"This is a Picture..."
Fall Line Press at Atlanta Photography Group Gallery
Featuring work by: Michael Chylinski, Erik Kessels, Michael David Murphy

Exhibition: Wed, Oct 3 to Sat, Nov 10 2012

The exhibition soft-launches with examples of self-published and indie press work in similar themes by a number of artists from Europe and the US.

Opening Reception: Wed, Oct 10, 6pm - 8pm

"This is a Picture..."

Presenting "This is a Picture...", a group exhibition by: Michael Chylinski, Erik Kessels and Michael David Murphy; a unique presentation of the work of three artists that pushes the margins of stories and narrative in "photographic" traces.

This exhibition will be traveling from Vevey, Switzerland, where it premiered at GABARIT during Festival Images. This exhibition is supported by Laurent Pavy (GABARIT, Switzerland), William Boling (Fall Line Press) and Corinne Vionnet in Association with Atlanta Photography Group.

Artists Talk: Sat, Nov 3, 11am

"This is a Picture..."

This artist's talk will be rescheduled. Details forthcoming on falllinepress.com.

Fall Line Press at Atlanta Photography Group Gallery
75 Bennett Street, NW
Tula Art Center, Space B-1
Atlanta, GA 30309  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat: 12pm - 4pm
p: (404) 605-0605
web: http://falllinepress.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1188
ACP Listing #: 059

, John Grimsley
© John Grimsley
16th Annual Open Juried Exhibition / Roswell Photographic Society
Roswell Visual Arts Center and Gallery
Featuring work by: Various Artists

Exhibition: Sat, Oct 6 to Sun, Nov 18 2012

16th Annual Open Juried Exhibition/Roswell Photographic Society
This the 16th year that the Roswell Photographic Society presents an Open Photographic Exhibit, open to all photographers. Our Exhibit is juried by Brett Abbott, curator of Photography at the High Museum. Ribbons and prize money are awarded in four categories. The call for entries is open to all photographers. RPS is one of the largest photography group in Georgia and offers two meetings a month; on the first Tuesday there's a speaker, and the third Tuesday is critique night. Workshops, seminars, classes and field trips are offered throughout the year, with up to six exhibition venues a year.

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm - 9pm

Roswell Visual Arts Center and Gallery
Roswell Area Park, 10495 Woodstock Road
Roswell, GA 30075  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 9:30am - 6pm
Sat: 10am - 2pm
p: (770) 594-6612
web: http:// http://www.roswellphotosociety.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1089
ACP Listing #: 077

Exploring the Shadows
The Big House Gallery / Granite Room
Featuring work by: Thomas Dodd, The DornBrothers, Rusty James, John Santerineross , Jeffery Scott (AKA 1019)

Opening Reception: Sat, Oct 6, 7pm

Five nationally known artists based in the south and specialize in photo manipulation, dark imagery & surrealistic portraiture.

Jeffery Scott (AKA 1019) creates photographic images that stretch boundaries and redefine standards. His photographic works are powerful juxtapositions of light and darkness.

Dividing Me Photography (Rusty James) is a North Carolina based Artist who specializes in dark, whimsical emotive imagery. His work is often timeless in its historical placement and ambiguous in its intention.

Thomas Dodd is an Atlanta-based photographer/ digital artist whose work blurs the line between photography and classical art. He has pioneered and popularized a method he calls "Painting with Photography". His work displayed in galleries around the world.

John Santerineross is an (Athens) artist who does not classify or categorize himself; he prefers to let the viewer decide and define his work. He has been called “the world’s leading Neo-symbolist photographer” by Germany’s leading photography magazine, PROFIFOTO.

The DornBrothers (Atlanta) A brother team whose conceptual and imaginative work often titers towards the lighter side of imagery. Always dramatic, their portraits often seem like they were cut from a old Hollywood movie or a Far Side Cartoon.

Please note: Big House Gallery will not be open on Sat. the 13th, only Fri. the 12th for the Art Stroll.

Artists Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm

The Big House Gallery / Granite Room
211 Peters Street
Atlanta, GA 30313-1223  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Fri: 6pm - 11pm
Sat: 6pm - 11:30pm
web: http://www.bighousegallery.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1190
ACP Listing #: 075

Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, Central Library
Featuring work by: Sistagraphy

Opening Reception: Sun, Oct 7, 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Exhibition: Mon, Sep 24 to Fri, Oct 26 2012

Sistagraphy Presents "Convergence: Sistagraphy and ZONE III Remember Denise Kight Gray"

Featuring works by members of Sistagraphy and ZONE III.

Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, Central Library
One Margaret Mitchell Square
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 9am - 8pm
Fri, Sat: 9am - 6pm
Sun: 2pm - 6pm
p: (404) 730-1700
web: http://www.afpls.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1040
ACP Listing #: 078

1912, Pierre Gonnord
© Pierre Gonnord
Pierre Gonnord: Portraying the South
Gallery See, SCAD Atlanta
Featuring work by: Pierre Gonnord

Exhibition: Mon, Oct 8 to Fri, Nov 16 2012

SCAD Atlanta in partnership with France-Atlanta is pleased to premiere a solo exhibition of photographs by French photographer Pierre Gonnord. In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the death of Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner, the artist conducted a three-month residency in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. Through the faces and landscapes encountered, "Portraying the South" captures a glimpse into the soul of the Deep South, offering a timeless, unclassifiable, explosive and riveting portrayal of the American Southeast.

For more information, visit scadexhibitions.com.

Artists Talk: Wed, Nov 7, 6pm - 9pm

Pierre Gonnord: Portraying the South

Artist's talk immediately followed by a reception.

Gallery See, SCAD Atlanta
1600 Peachtree St.
Atlanta, GA 30309  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm
p: (404) 253-3100
web: http://scadexhibitions.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1147
ACP Listing #: 079

, Ruth Gogel
© Ruth Gogel
Atlanta Photographic Society Salon
Featuring work by: Judith Dunne, Ruth Gogel, Stan Greenberg, Jim Harrison, Al McLeod, Vinnie Metzger, Janerio Morgan, Luis Pita

Exhibition: Tue, Oct 9 to Fri, Oct 26 2012

This group exhibition showcases the creative photography of over a dozen Atlanta photographic Society members, both professional and amateur.

Artists Reception: Sat, Oct 20, 7pm - 9pm

Reception and Awards Ceremony

This reception is free and open to the general public. Awards will be presented around 8PM.

1911 Cliff Valley Way
Atlanta, GA 30329  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 1pm - 4pm
Sun: 9am - 2pm
p: (404) 634-5134
web: http://atlantaphotographic.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1015
ACP Listing #: 081

1912, Richard Ross
© Richard Ross
Juvenile-In-Justice: Photographs by Richard Ross
Kennesaw State University: Sturgis Library Art Gallery
Featuring work by: Richard Ross

Exhibition: Tue, Oct 9 to Thu, Nov 1 2012

Richard Ross spent five years interviewing and photographing juveniles in the justice system.  He visited and documented over 350 detention and correction facilities, treatment centers, group homes, police departments, juvenile courtrooms, shelters, interview rooms, and maximum-security lock-down and non-lock-down shelters.  The resulting photographs reveal the realities and hardship of daily life for incarcerated minors.  A group of these photographs were published in Harper’s Magazine and were awarded the prestigious 2012 National Magazine Award for News and Documentary Photography.  The raw power of this work is certain to stimulate valuable conversation and debate. 

Juvenile-in-Justice:  Photographs by Richard Ross was organized by the Nevada Museum of Art where it had the exclusive sponsorship of the Wilhelm Hoppe Family Trust.  At Kennesaw State University, the work is presented in conjunction with the Center for Sustainable Journalism and the KSU student chapter of the Society for Professional Journalists, and supported by the Student Activities and Budget Advisory Committee (SABAC).

In addition to the hours listed below, the exhibition is open Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 7-9 p.m. and is closed on University and public holidays.

Opening Reception: Tue, Oct 9, 5pm - 8pm

Kennesaw State University: Sturgis Library Art Gallery
1000 Chastain Rd. Bldg. 17, lower level
Kennesaw, GA 30144  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 11am - 3pm
Sat: 1pm - 4pm
p: (770) 499-3223
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1025
ACP Listing #: 080

Lecture: Tue, Oct 9, 5pm - 6pm

Juvenile-In-Justice: Photographs by Richard Ross

Kennesaw State University: Prillaman Hall Auditorium
1000 Chastain Rd. Bldg. 41, Room 1000
Kennesaw, GA 30144  [map: Google Maps]
p: (770) 499-3223
web: http://www.kennesaw.edu/arts/galleries/events.html

1912, Brian Ulrich
© Brian Ulrich
ACP Lecture Series - Brian Ulrich
Robert C. Williams Paper Museum - GA Tech Campus
Featuring work by: Brian Ulrich

Lecture: Thu, Oct 11, 7pm

Brian Ulrich's work came to prominence through Copia, an ongoing, long-term study of American commerce that first focused on shoppers in retail big-box stores in the wake of 9/11. While President Bush's urging that Americans "go shopping" to help America recover from the terrorist attack may have been more myth than fact, Ulrich's work dives straight to the heart of American mythmaking: that a perfect, utopian future is purchasable.

His work examines vacated shopping malls (Dead Malls), retail establishments abandoned in the wake of the financial crisis (Dark Stores), and how the retail ecosystem recycles itself in second-hand stores (Thrift). While taking a conceptual approach to examining how buying-and-selling is at the root of the American ethos, Ulrich's approach is substantively aligned with his photo-documentarian forbearers. Ulrich's Dead Mall's might as well be our decade's dust bowl, and by illuminating their haunting presence, Ulrich reveals the cracks in the thinnest of facades, and that freedom isn't free, it's On Sale now!

His 2011 book from Aperture, Is This Place Great or What combines all three projects into a cohesive whole. Ulrich currently teaches at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA.

Photo details: "Pep Boys, 2009"

Robert C. Williams Paper Museum - GA Tech Campus
500 10th Street., NW
Atlanta, GA 30332  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 894-7849
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1177
ACP Listing #: 082

, David Swann
© David Swann
Pablo Neruda's 20 Love Poems
Emerging Art Scene Gallery
Featuring work by: David Swann

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm - 10pm

Called the 20th Century’s greatest poet in any language and inspired by the French poet Paul Verlaine, Pablo Neruda experimented with many different poetic forms, including surrealism. Yet he is best known for his love poems, written at the tender age of 19.

Denise Jackson’s Emerging Art Scene Gallery proudly presents David Swann’s photo-illustrations of this Chilean poet’s erotically-charged Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada (Twenty love poems and a song of despair).

A self-taught artist \ photographer living and working in Atlanta, David's work has been shown throughout the United States and several foreign countries. His fine art works-on-paper and mixed-media works-on-canvas are in several public and private collections.

In 1985, David was the first photographer to have work accepted into the prestigious Salon des Artistes Indépendants in Paris, France, since the group's inception in 1887.

Located in historic Castleberry Hill in downtown Atlanta, Emerging Art Scene Gallery is a non-traditional, contemporary gallery dedicated to showcasing both new and established Atlanta-based artists in an inviting atmosphere.

Emerging Art Scene Gallery
321 Nelson St SW
Atlanta, GA 30313  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Wed, Thu: 1pm - 5pm
Fri, Sat: 1pm - 6pm
web: http://www.emergingartscene.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1128
ACP Listing #: 086

, Gail Des Jardin
© Gail Des Jardin
Bob Steele Salon Atlanta Post Riverside
Featuring work by: Gail Des Jardin

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 12 to Thu, Jan 31 2013

Bob Steele Salon proudly presents an exhibition by Atlanta photographer, Gail Des Jardin, that explores the inherent beauty of nature entwined with itself and the man-made world.

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 6pm - 8pm

Bob Steele Salon Atlanta Post Riverside
4403 Northside Parkway, Ste. 160
Atlanta, GA 30327  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Tue, Wed, Thu: 10am - 8pm
Fri: 9am - 5:30pm
Sat: 8am - 4:30pm
p: (404) 262-9499
web: http://www.bobsteele.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1132
ACP Listing #: 084

, Parish Kohanim
© Parish Kohanim
"For the Love of Photography"
Parish Kohanim Studio
Featuring work by: Parish Kohanim

Lecture: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm - 9pm

Presentation by Parish Kohanim
"For The Love of Photography"

A retrospective glimpse into the career of a true, dedicated artist. Named one of the "World's Top 100 Photographers" in 2011 and 2012 by Graphis, Parish continues to produce stunning, unique images. After more than a 25 year career as a commercial photographer, he now has his own Fine Art Gallery and still does some commercial work, but concentrates more on creating new images, urged on by his insatiable desire to explore and expand his artistic horizons. Parish has been a Canon "Explorer of Light" since l994, one of the select internationally-known photographers to be part of this prestigious group. He travels the country giving lectures and workshops to photography clubs, groups and students. You will enjoy seeing one of the most pristine studios in the country and viewing the work of a passionate photographer.

Parish Kohanim Studio
1130 West Peachtree St., NW
Atlanta, GA 30309  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 892-0099
web: http://www.parishkohanim.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1141
ACP Listing #: 085

, Charlie Harbin, Vargas & Harbin Gallery
© Charlie Harbin, Vargas & Harbin Gallery
Vargas & Harbin Studio Gallery
Vargas & Harbin Studio Gallery
Featuring work by: Naima Abdullahi, Chuck Cimarik, Craig Cornmesser, Charles Harbin, Reinaldo Vargas, Sheila Walden, Diane Watson

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 12 to Sat, Nov 10 2012

This gallery in historic Norcross offers various exhibitions throughout the year but promises a diverse mix of fine art photography during ACP 2012. The gallery, now in its second year of operation, is an acclaimed stop for locals as well as out-of-towners seeking exceptional collectible art work. Historic Norcross is a charming community where art and dining have made it a particularly desirable destination in the metro Atlanta area.

The show this year will host works by eight accomplished photographers from both the surrounding areas and out of state.

This upscale venue regularly offers works by its business partners, Reinaldo Vargas, a Cuban-American painter and Charlie Harbin, photographer. Practicing unique styles in their chosen mediums, each produces creations which are sought after and in the possession of an international audience. Each of the partners are available for contract work upon request.

The exhibits can be enjoyed during the hours of 7pm - 10pm, Thursday, Friday and Saturdays although we are often there later!

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm

Vargas & Harbin Studio Gallery
27 S Peachtree Street
Norcross, GA 30071  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Thu: 7pm - 10pm
Fri: 7pm - 10:30pm
Sat: 7pm - 11pm
p: (678) 687-6849
web: http://www.stoptheclockphoto.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1156
ACP Listing #: 088

, David Foster
© David Foster
Atlanta Friends Meeting Photography Exhibit
Atlanta Friends Meeting
Featuring work by: Mary Bartlett, Carolyn Coburn-Allen, David Foster, Kara Johnson, Dan May, Ron Nuse, Marla Puziss, Meredith Reynolds, Peter Schantz

Artists Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 5:30pm - 9pm

Please join us for our artists' reception, with light refreshments, from 5:30 to 7:30. This will be followed by a showing of the film, "Proof", the 1991 Australian feature about a blind photographer. The movie co-stars a pre-fame Russell Crowe. Reviews of this film include: "Gripping, hilarious and poignant, one of the year's best..." Film and Video; "One of the most joyous movie experiences in years." New York Observer.

Exhibition: Sun, Sep 23 to Sat, Nov 17 2012

Atlanta Friends Meeting
701 W. Howard Ave
Decatur, GA 30030  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 9am - 12pm
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1159
ACP Listing #: 083

, Ben Rollins
© Ben Rollins
A Thin Space
Twin Kittens
Featuring work by: Ben Rollins

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 12 to Tue, Oct 23 2012

A Thin Space was created from what Ben Rollins describes as a process of discovery in both his body of work and spiritual life. This work is a response to searching for the connection between the physical world and the one unseen. It also highlights the empty pursuit of trying to control both. The duality of his themes are further propelled by the coupling of old and new within Rollins' creative process. The images were photographed with an old 8x10 film camera and developed by hand. Combining the use of the film with current day printing methods, A Thin Space leads the viewer on both a journey of process and self-reflection

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 6pm - 10pm

Twin Kittens
TULA Art Center, Suite K1
75 Bennett Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30309  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 803-4316
web: http://ww.twinkittens.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1189
ACP Listing #: 089

, Courtesy Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects
© Courtesy Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects
Laurel Nakadate: Photographs, Videos & Performances
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
Featuring work by: Laurel Nakadate

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 12 to Sun, Dec 16 2012

Laurel Nakadate is an internationally acclaimed artist, whose works are emotional and unsettling. The titles of her photographs, videos, and films — Fever Dreams at the Crystal Motel, Stay the Same Never Change, and 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears — give you an idea of the human drama that she and sought-after or happened-upon collaborators can create. This exhibition brings together some of the artist’s most talked about works, including those named above and others, which explore the power and vulnerability of young women and the awkward intensity of middle-aged men. Nakadate figures prominently in these productions, in the roles of charmer and predator, actress and director. Her work offers new narratives in the realms of love, loss, and the American landscape.

Opening Reception: Fri, Oct 12, 7pm - 10pm

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
535 Means Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat: 11am - 5pm
Thu: 11am - 8pm
Sun: 12pm - 5pm
p: (404) 688-1970
web: http://thecontemporary.org/
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1195
ACP Listing #: 087

, Carolyn C. Meltzer
© Carolyn C. Meltzer
Pillow Talk
Rose Squared Gallery & Framing
Featuring work by: Carolyn Meltzer

Exhibition: Sat, Oct 13 to Sat, Nov 24 2012

Photography that reminds us that we are nothing more than a part of this world and not necessarily its master. Carolyn Meltzer creates dynamic images of nature that capture what few may notice. Her work has been featured in multiple venues in the Atlanta area.

Meltzer’s work was recently showcased in a one-woman exhibit entitled “Consider the Dew Drop,” at Rose Squared Gallery in Decatur. One of the show’s pieces, “Watercolour” received an Honorable Mention in the 2012 Women in Photography International Competition. Her ACP solo exhibit, “Pillow Talk,” features new works emphasizing vibrant, close-up, and often abstract and insular views of the natural world.

Meltzer’s photography is digital, takes advantage of only natural light, and is printed on archival watercolor paper, which further enhances its realistic and simultaneously surrealistic qualities.

Opening Reception: Sat, Oct 13, 7pm - 10pm

Rose Squared Gallery & Framing
111 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat: 10am - 5pm
p: (404) 377-1414
web: http://rosesquaredgallery.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1016
ACP Listing #: 090

, Jerry Burns
© Jerry Burns
21 Days
The 21 Day Portrait Project
Featuring work by: Jerry Burns

Exhibition: Sat, Oct 13 to Fri, Nov 2 2012

The 21 Day Project began as a way to test a well known hypothesis: It takes 21 days to form a new habit. On January 1st, 2012 I began by shooting a portrait each day, writing about it and posting to my blog by midnight. I am writing this on Day 176. By the opening, there will be 245 consecutive days of portraiture and a new image will be added daily through the end of October.

The 21 Day Portrait Project
331 Elizabeth St. NE
Suite B
Atlanta, GA 30307  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun: 12pm - 5pm
p: (678) 361-6987
web: http://jerryburns21days.tumblr.com/
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1087
ACP Listing #: 091

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