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Faye Schulman
© Faye Schulman
Against All Odds
The Breman Museum
Featuring work by: Faye Schulman

Exhibition: Sun, Sep 19, to Mon, Jan 3 2011

This two-part exhibition “Pictures of Resistance: The Wartime Photographs of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman”, and “Courage and Compassion”, explores the lives of resistance fighters during the Holocaust.

Free to Breman Members and free with museum admission.
Adults: $12
Seniors (62 and over): $8
Students: $6
Children ages 3-6: $4
Children under 3: free

Film Screening: Sun, Sep 19, 2pm - 4pm

Defiance

Opening of exhibition with screening of movie, “Defiance” starring Daniel Craig.

: Sun, Sep 26, 12:30pm - 4pm

Reception and Artist's Talk

A reception at 12:30 for documentary filmmaker and granddaughter of the resistance fighter portrayed by Daniel Craig (“James Bond is my grandfather!”) who tells the real story of the partisans at 2pm.

The Breman Museum
1440 Spring St., NW
Atlanta, GA 30309  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 10am - 5pm
Fri: 10am - 3pm
Sun: 1pm - 5pm
p: (678) 222-3700
web: http://thebreman.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/466
ACP Listing #: 047

Jerry Uelsmann
© Jerry Uelsmann
Just Suppose: The Art of Maggie Taylor and Jerry Uelsmann
The Art Institute of Atlanta
Featuring work by: Maggie Taylor, Jerry Uelsmann

Exhibition: Mon, Sep 27, to Sat, Nov 6 2010

Just Suppose is an exhibition of 60 prints that juxtaposes the exciting work of Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor, two innovative photographers who create their imagery in very different ways with very different results, but equally dazzling effect. Uelsmann creates unforgettable dreamlike, even mystical, black-and-white images using hand-printed multiple negatives. Taylor combines vintage photographs, antique toys, and other found objects in her surrealistic digital photomontages, which can contain as many as 40 to 60 different layers. The exhibition is spread between two Art Institute galleries, one in Sandy Springs and one in Decatur.

: Fri, Oct 15, 5pm - 7pm

Opening Receptions

On Friday, October 15, the artists will attend a “progressive” opening reception, beginning at 5 pm in the Janet S. Day Gallery at The Art Institute of Atlanta with wine and hors d’oeuvres, and then proceed to the Gallery at The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur for dessert and coffee beginning at 7 pm. The reception is is open to the public at no charge.

The Art Institute of Atlanta
6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
100 Embassy Row
Atlanta, GA 30328-1635  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 9am - 8pm
Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat: 9am - 3pm
p: (770) 394-8300
web: http://www.artinstitutes.edu/atlanta
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/507
ACP Listing #: 061

: Thu, Oct 14, 7pm

Artist Lecture

Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie will present a lecture, co-sponsored by Atlanta Celebrates Photography, at 7 pm, Thursday, October 14, at the Robert C. Williams Paper Museum on the Georgia Tech campus. The lecture is open to the public at no charge.

Robert C. Williams Paper Museum
IPST Georgia Tech Campus
500 10th Street
Atlanta, GA 30332-0620  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 894-7849
web: http://ipst.gatech.edu/amp/index.html

Jan Fields
© Jan Fields
The ACP Visionaries
Bank of America Plaza, Lobby
Featuring work by: Corinne Adams, Peter Bahouth, Sharon Ben-Dov, Bill Bibb, William Boling, Sheila Pree Bright, Lucinda Bunnen, Marscha Cavaliere, Stephanie Dowda, Betty Edge, Jan Fields, Anne Gilchrist, Susan Hadorn, Susanne Katz, Simon Kornblit, Judy Morris Lampert, E. Wright Ledbetter, Pam Moxley, Reece Newton, Judy Pishnery, Walter Rich, Phyllis Rodbell, Terry Scopelliti, Teresa Sims, Murphy Townsend, Angela West, Chuck Young

Exhibition: Thu, Sep 30, to Tue, Dec 7 2010

This show celebrates the artists whose efforts have been integral to ACP over the last 12 years.
Come delight in their vision.

Bank of America Plaza, Lobby
600 Peachtree St., NE
Atlanta, GA 30308  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 9am - 6pm
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/668
ACP Listing #: 064

Willie E. Tucker Jr.
© Willie E. Tucker Jr.
Miles Davis & The Culture of Fusion 2010
Sweet Auburn Bistro
Featuring work by: Willie Tucker

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 1, to Sun, Oct 31 2010

Miles Davis & The Culture of Fusion 2010, is a Photographic and Art Exhibition of Miles Davis's Photographs and Art Prints with other photographs of Artist who paticipated in the Fusion Movement from 1967 to 1973. Also Discussions of Cultrual exchanges of Latin Jazz

Sweet Auburn Bistro
171 Auburn Ave. Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat: 12pm - 10pm
Sun: 2pm - 10pm
p: (404) 525-5810
web: http://www.sweetauburnbistroatlanta.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/607
ACP Listing #: 082

Erin Spangler
© Erin Spangler
"Sun in an Empty Room"
Kibbee Gallery

Exhibition: Sat, Oct 2, to Sat, Oct 30 2010

An exhibition of film-based, photographic works by students of Kennesaw State University's Visual Arts Department.
This exhibition is being juried by Susan Todd-Raque, and organized by Matt Haffner.

: Sat, Oct 2, 6pm - 10pm

: Sat, Oct 30, 6pm - 10pm

Kibbee Gallery
688 Linwood Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 839-0331
web: http://kibbeegallery.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/555
ACP Listing #: 096

Judy Kuniansky
© Judy Kuniansky
HE SAID SHE SAID
Atlanta Fulton County Public Library
Featuring work by: Rose Barron, Dana Kemp, Judy Kuniansky, Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier, Dorothy O'Connor, Teresa Sims, Shelia Turner, Wendy Whittemore, Lorraine Wynn

Art Walk: Thu, Oct 7, 6pm - 8pm

First Thursday Art Walk

Exhibition: Mon, Sep 27, to Fri, Nov 26 2010

HE SAID SHE SAID

A group exhibition of digital and mixed media photography that explores the similarities and differences in communication between the sexes and perceptions of masculinity and femininity. Presented by Judy Kuniansky.

: Sun, Oct 24, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Atlanta Fulton County Public Library
One Margaret Mitchell Square
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 9am - 9pm
Fri, Sat: 9am - 6pm
Sun: 2pm - 6pm
p: (404) 370-1700
web: http://www.af.public.lib.ga.us/
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/500
ACP Listing #: 107

Hazel Berger
© Hazel Berger
Women in Focus Exhibit @ Paint in the Pods
Westin Peachtree Sundial Restaurant, Bar & View
Featuring work by: Hazel Berger, Anne Berry, Debra Booth, Aixa Caldera, Myrtie Cope, Gail Des Jardin, Bobi Dimond, Valerie Gruner, Susan Helber, Toni James, Kathleen Lynch, Melissa Moore, Gittel Price, Amira Price, Ekaterine Shapatava, Lorikay Stone, Kelly Thompson, Tiffany Weigel

Exhibition: Thu, Oct 7, to Tue, Nov 30 2010

An exhibit by members of Atlanta-based Women In Focus, a non-profit group created to support and promote the photographic arts. This network of women photographers comes together to assist each others' professional and artistic growth. www.womeninfocus.us.

Paint In the Pods is part of The Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar & View presents "Paint in the Pods™," a monthly art installation as part of First Thursdays, presented by Turner Broadcasting.

Mix, mingle and meet new friends on the First Thursday of each month. Guests attending "Paint in the Pods™" can register to win a Dinner for Two and experience their own art making. Paint in the Pods is free and open to the public.

: Thu, Oct 7, 7pm - 10pm

Opening Reception-Paint in the Pods

This event is as part of Turner First Thursday’s gallery stroll.

Westin Peachtree Sundial Restaurant, Bar & View
210 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 10am - 10pm
Fri, Sat: 10am - 11pm
Sun: 10am - 11:30pm
p: (404) 589-7506
web: http://www.sundialrestaurant.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/513
ACP Listing #: 108

The Grey Collective
© The Grey Collective
Facets
Gallery 221
Featuring work by: Alexander Acosta, Collin C. Chappelle, Lynne Cymone

Exhibition: Fri, Oct 8, to Fri, Nov 5 2010

The social documentarians of The Grey Collective examine the facets of Atlanta's Black community, via three unique portrait series that focus on culture, art and service.

Gallery 221
221 Mitchell Street
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Sat: 12pm - 3pm
p: (770) 331-9107
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/610
ACP Listing #: 112

Terry Check
© Terry Check
Ghost Town
Paige Harvey Art Studio
Featuring work by: Terry Check

Exhibition: Sat, Oct 9, to Sat, Nov 6 2010

Many years ago, two tropical storms struck the Sonoran Desert in California, and turned the Salton Sea upside down including the community, Bombay Beach. Part of the town was either under water or half-buried in mud. Life never returned to normal. A ghost town remains along the beach. Homes were destroyed, family mementos washed away and livelihoods vanished. Wreckage and memories linger for all to wonder about "Ghost Town".

Raised in Utica, NY and of Polish decent, Terry has photographed people and places for the past forty years. Beginning at an early age and advancing to PR photographer at MVCC, he exhibited his work “Collegiate Profiles” at a local gallery. While at Case Western Reserve University, he did commercial photography for a local studio. After graduation, he worked as an environmental engineer and continued pursing his photography ... people less their facades.

Wherever people gather or their memoirs linger behind, Terry strives to capture the moment transcending time and place. His work searches for the individual’s meaning of life on earth and thereafter. Noticing what others don’t ... reaching without consequences to expand his photography.

: Sat, Oct 9, 6pm - 9pm

Paige Harvey Art Studio
130 Cone St.
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
p: (404) 577-4261
web: http://paigeharveyart.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/571
ACP Listing #: 120

A.L. Foglesong
© A.L. Foglesong
Chance: Atlanta
Woodruff Park
Featuring work by: Robert Ladislas Derr

Other: Tue, Oct 12, 12:15pm - 1pm

Flux Projects presents Chance: Atlanta, a public art walk performed by Robert Ladislas Derr. Interested in viewers being more than quiet observers of his work, Derr asks pedestrians to roll a die to determine his cartography through the streets. These rolls determine if he proceeds forward, goes right, left, back, spins, or stands in place. Derr began this ongoing project in late 2005 and has completed it in cities throughout the world.

Adding to the spectacle of the street, Derr dresses in a mirrored suit and wears four video cameras that capture the scenes from his front, back, and sides as he proceeds along his walk. The performance continues for approximately forty-five minutes—the average amount of time that it takes to complete all thirty commands. After completing the walk with the video cameras, Derr returns to each intersection encountered and photographs the front, back, and side views, creating a photograph cartography as well.

The four videos from the performances will be installed in Atlanta this fall. Details on date, time, and location will be available on the Flux Projects website at fluxprojects.org.

Photo courtesy of the artist Robert Ladislas Derr.

Woodruff Park
Peachtree and Auburn
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
web: http://fluxprojects.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/600
ACP Listing #: 127

Anya Khalo & Maggie McBride
© Anya Khalo & Maggie McBride
YAF10 : Envisioning Breuer
Atlanta Central Public Library
Featuring work by: Various Artists

Exhibition: Thu, Oct 14, to Sun, Nov 28 2010

A photography competition open to all through the Atlanta Young Architects Forum (YAF). This YAF competition aims to challenge photographers to creatively capture images of the Atlanta Central Library designed by Marcel Breuer. Photographers will have an opportunity to showcase their talent at demonstrating thought-provoking and visually innovative images. The winning photos will be displayed at the 2010 YAF Photography Exhibit and at select library locations through January 2011.

Please visit our website for more info: www.photography.yafatlanta.org

See you there!

: Thu, Oct 14, 6pm - 7pm

: Thu, Oct 14, 5pm - 9pm

Atlanta Central Public Library
1 Margaret Mitchell Square
Atlanta, GA 30303  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 9am - 9pm
Fri, Sat: 9am - 6pm
Sun: 2pm - 6pm
p: (404) 730-1700
web: http://www.photography.yafatlanta.org
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/429
ACP Listing #: 133

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