Fulton County Public Art

Calendar of Events

October 2015
August 16, 2015 -
November 07, 2015
 
August 30, 2015 -
October 30, 2015
 

Southwest Arts Center Event Updates

Please be advised that the following schedule changes.

Fulton Co. Transportation & Development Meeting regarding sidewalks on New Hope Road in Atlanta

Tuesday, September 22, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Southwest Arts Center Open… More »

September 15, 2015 -
November 07, 2015
 

Fall Class Session

Tuesday, September 15 – Saturday, November 7

Times vary between 8:30 am and 8:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday

Studio Building

Southwest Arts Center offers a variety of classes in dance, music, theater, and visual arts for all… More »

September 15, 2015 -
November 05, 2015
*

Mommy and Me Dance and Fitness Class

Tuesdays and Thursday
10:00 to 10:45 am

September 15, 2015 -
November 07, 2015
 

South Fulton Arts Center Fall 2015 Class Session

September 15 – November 7, 2015

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday

Times vary between 10:00am-7:00pm

Prices vary between $25 - $40

Location: Theatre, Multi-purpose room, Visual Arts Room & Dance Studio

South Fulton Arts… More »

September 18, 2015 -
October 16, 2015
 

Wash and Wax: A collaboration between Leisa Rich and Virginia Greaves Exhibition (in progress)

September 18- October 16, 2105

Friday, September 18, 2015 opening reception held between 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Artist Talk scheduled September 26, 2015 (Tentative 10-12)

Workshop held October 3, 2015 (10-2pm)

September 25, 2015 -
October 23, 2015
*

Body Language by Lori Lejeune

Friday, September 25, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (opening reception)

Tuesday, September 29 – Friday, October 23, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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

Performance Theater Gallery

Lori … More »

October 01, 2015 -
October 31, 2015
 

Sistagraphy Exhibition: When the Spirit Calls Me

October 1 – October 31, 2015

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p. m
Wednesday 9:30 a. m. – 7:00 p. m.
Saturday 9:30 a. m. – 2:30 p. m.

Location: Exhibition Space

Join Sistagraphy in their 60th Exhibition. Explore the… More »

October 05, 2015 -
November 03, 2015
*

Sistagraphy Exhibition

Opening Reception
Wednesday, October 7 2015
6 to 8 pm.

October 08, 2015
 

Transatlantic Blackness

Thursday, October 8 / 7pm

Black Like Me? Comparative Discourse on Race and Identity in the U.S. and U.K.

Community Discussion/Book Signing

This event allows effort to bridge the diasporic divide between Black America and Black… More »

October 09, 2015 -
October 10, 2015
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Atlanta Dance Connection Presents: No LImits

Friday, October 9 – Saturday, October 10, 8:00 p.m.

Under the direction of Allyne D. Gartrel, Atlanta Dance Connection is a contemporary dance company whose repertoire bridges the gap between classical ballet and traditional… More »

October 09, 2015 -
January 08, 2016
 

FLIGHT

Exhibition Opening-plus Photo Battle Atlanta

Friday, October 9, 2015

6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

ACCC Contemporary Gallery

Curated by Atlanta based photographer Connie Cross, “Flight” is a group show featuring local photographers… More »

October 10, 2015
 

The African Presence in the Renaissance Art of Europe

Saturday, October 10 / 10:30am – 12noon


October 10, 2015
 

Rethinking Black Resistance and Insurrection in the American South

Saturday, October 10 / 1pm-3pm

Community Discussion


October 10, 2015
 

Hammonds House Museum Benefit

Saturday, October 10 / 7pm

Sound of Light Concert featuring Grammy Award winning saxophonist, Kebbi Williams.

October 14, 2015
 

The Life of a Black Feminist Radical by Dr. Sherie M. Randolph

Wednesday, October 14 / 7pm

Author’s Discussion and Book Signing

October 15, 2015
 

Felabration

Thursday, October 15 / 7pm

Film Screening

October 17, 2015
 

Rah'Jah Fashion Show

Saturday, October 17, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Black Box

Rosalind Robertson will present her new line of urban wear for children and teens, Rah’Jah. For additional information, call 678-634-6591.

October 18, 2015
 

Vocal Zones presents Fashion Forward

Sunday, October 18, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Black Box

Vocal Zones provides a platform for young people to experience a sense of confidence and empowerment as they make their ascension into the music, entertainment, and modeling… More »

October 23, 2015 -
December 03, 2015
 

Invisible: VisAble Show (partnering with Leisa Rich and VSA) (in progress)

October 30- December 3, 2105

Opening Reception
October 30, 2015
6:30 - 8:30 pm

Featuring artist who live with
hidden disabilities from US,
Canada and South Africa.

October 24, 2015
*

Fall Open House

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

October 24, 2015
 

LiFT

Saturday, October 24 / 7pm

Divine Feminine – Linda Costa Cheranichit

Live Light Painting Performance

Art Exhibition

This innovative art performance by Linda Costa Cheranichit invites viewers behind the curtain to see for… More »

October 25, 2015
 

Unearthing the Gold Dust Twins on Auburn Avenue

Sunday, October 25  3pm

The Nostalgic Reimagining of Slavery in American Advertising and Visual Culture

Community Discussion

This dialogue will unearth points of view about the Gold Dust Twins on Auburn Avenue: The Atlanta… More »

October 27, 2015 -
November 22, 2015
 

Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Company presents Fetch Clay, Make Man

Tuesday, October 27 – Thursday, October 29, 8:00 p.m. (previews)
Friday, October 30, 8:00 p.m. (opening night)
Saturday, October 31 - Sunday, November 22
Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.; Sundays, 2:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m. & 8:00… More »

October 29, 2015
 

Night of the Living Dead (92 minutes) Film Screening

Thursday, October 29 / 7pm

Celebration of Horror Film Cult Hero Ben (Duane L. Jones)

Film Screening

A classic screening of George A. Romero's 1968 cult horror classic, Night of the Living Dead (1968).  Amid the real-life… More »

October 30, 2015
 

Save Ourselves, Community Legal Clinic

Friday, October 30, 2015

6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Multi-purpose Room & throughout the Center

Main Attractions Events is sponsoring their annual legal clinic, designed for community members to receive free legal advice and assistance… More »

October 30, 2015 -
November 25, 2015
 

Invisible:visABLE

October 30 – November 25

Opening Reception, Friday, October 30, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Fulton County Department of Arts & Culture Abernathy Arts Center presents, “Invisible:visAble”, curated by artist Leisa Rich.  Leisa has… More »

October 31, 2015
 

Atlanta Sci-Fi Film Festival Presented by the Multi-Cultural Sci-Fi Organization at MCSFO

Saturday, October 31, 2015

1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Multi-purpose Room

Atlanta’s first Sci-fi Film Festival will feature captivating film shorts, fan-made trailers, art and live music!

Included in the event will be a special feature… More »