Fulton County Public Art

Calendar of Events for Southwest Arts Center

August 2016
July 11, 2016 - August 06, 2016
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Between RIverside and Crazy By Stephen Adly Guirgis

Ex-cop “Pops” Washington is doing his best to hold onto his dignity and one of the last great rent stabilized apartments in Manhattan. Pops has his hands full with his ex-con son Junior and a steady stream of sketchy house guests,… More »

July 12, 2016 - August 07, 2016
 

Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company presents Smart People

Tuesday, July 12 – Thursday, July 14, 8:00 p.m. (previews)

Friday, July 15, 8:00 p.m. (opening night)

Saturday, July 16 – Sunday, August 7:

Wednesdays – Fridays, 8:00 p.m. (no show Friday, July 29)

(Special 11:00 a.m. matinee… More »

July 29, 2016 - August 05, 2016
 

Teen Artists Academy Performance and Exhibition:

Friday, July 29, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (by invitation only)

Saturday, July 30, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Monday, August 1

Friday, August 5, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

(Gallery is also open during events in the theater… More »

August 06, 2016
 

Fashion 4wardz Model of the Year Casting Call #3

Saturday, August 6, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Black Box

B.R.E. Productions International presents events that provide a platform for young people to develop and experience a sense of confidence and empowerment as they make their… More »

August 09, 2016 - September 09, 2016
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Fall Class Session Registration

Tuesday, August 9 – Friday, September 9

Online at www.fultonarts.org & Studio Building

Southwest Arts Center offers a variety of classes in dance, music, theater, creative writing, and visual arts for all ages and skill levels.… More »

August 13, 2016
 

Funk Jazz Kafe Film Festival

Saturday, August 13, 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Performance Theater

This documentary film festival and music conference is for individuals interested in learning, developing, and sharing ideas about how to thrive in the new film,… More »

August 14, 2016
 

SWAC Open House

Sunday, August 14, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Entire Campus

The community-at-large is invited to tour the campus, sample selected upcoming classes, view the current exhibition, participate in hands-on arts activities, watch videos of… More »

August 14, 2016
 

SWAC Junior Dance Company Concert

Sunday, August 14, 5:00 p.m.

Performance Theater

Under the direction of Southwest Arts Center instructor/choreographer, Tiffany Mingo, this company of accomplished young dancers (10-12 years old) presents a dynamic concert that… More »

August 19, 2016 - August 23, 2016
 

SWAC Exhibition: Onyxcon

Friday, August 19, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (opening reception)

Tuesday, August 23 – Friday, September 9, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm

(Gallery is also open during events in the theater building.)

Performance Theater Gallery

This exhibition… More »

August 20, 2016 - August 21, 2016
 

Onyxcon Conference

Saturday, August 20, 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 21, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Studio Building & Performance Theater Building

Onyxcon celebrates the impact, contributions, and presence of the African Diaspora in “realms of… More »

August 26, 2016 - September 06, 2016
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Concert Series: You Ain't Heard Nothing Yet!

North 2unes Woodall
Friday, August 26, 2016
8:00 to 10:00 pm

Lulalo "Sweet Lou" Olutosin
Friday, September 6, 2016
8:00 to 10:00 pm

August 26, 2016 - August 27, 2016
 

Her Spirit Soars: A Celebration of Women in the Arts & Activism

Friday, August 26, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 27, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Performance Theater

This festival of performance pieces by women of color is organized by The Ninakula Collective, which is committed to… More »