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Corinne Adams
© Corinne Adams
Graffiti: From Street to Studio
Wing & A Prayer Studio
Featuring work by: Corinne Adams

Exhibition: Wed, Oct 3, to Fri, Oct 5 2012

We are surrounded by graffiti. This contemporary art form which employs scribbling, scratching, spray painting and tagging has gone far beyond illicit protest to advertise, tell stories and inspire in every corner of our lives.

These graffiti-inspired mixed media images give me an opportunity to focus on the composition of graffiti as opposed to its message. Instead of paint and markers, I use photography, hand transfers, collage and computer paintbrushes. I add/subtract line and shape -- and push/pull color and texture -- in spontaneous experimentation.

The computer platform offers more freedom than an urban wall as I initiate a call-and-response process that feels intuitive and musical. It is photography -- painting -- printmaking -- graphic design -- and yet none of the above. It is a search for harmony in cacophony with potential for little glories all along the way.

Closing Reception: Fri, Oct 5, 5pm - 8pm

Graffiti: From Street to Studio

Closing reception with artist Corinne Adams in this working studio behind historic Sardis Church. Photography, mixed media and more.

Wing & A Prayer Studio
3725 Powers Ferry Rd.
Behind Sardis United Methodist Church
Atlanta, GA 30342  [map: Google Maps]
hours: Wed: 2pm - 5pm
Thu: 10am - 4pm
Fri: 10am - 8pm
p: (678) 576-4450
web: http://www.cglassjewelry.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1028
ACP Listing #: 058

Brief Encounters & Somewhere to Disappear
© Brief Encounters & Somewhere to Disappear
ACP Film Series: Alec Soth & Gregory Crewdson Double Feature
The Plaza Theatre

Film Screening: Wed, Oct 3, 6:30pm

ACP is pleased to present this photo-packed double-feature of documentaries about two of America's best known contemporary photographers; Alec Soth, featured in Somewhere to Disappear and Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters. Both Mr. Soth and Mr. Crewdson have visited Atlanta to present their work in ACP's Lecture Series, in 2007 & 2009, respectively.

Joining us for this double-feature is a special guest; Ben Shapiro, Director/Producer/Cinematographer for Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters.

The Plaza Theatre
1049 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306  [map: Google Maps]
web: http://plazaatlanta.com
permalink: http://festivalguide.acpinfo.org/listings/view/1184
ACP Listing #: 057

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

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