Disaster Planning, featuring new work by Kenn TwoFour, Stenvik Mostrom, and Steven Dixey, opens this Saturday, May 1st from 7-10 at Youngblood Gallery. Check out the preview video below along with some photos from a recent studio visit with Steven Dixey.
Plastic Aztecs. The exhibit opens at MINT Gallery from 8-12 with loud, live music during the last hour or so.
I recently saw Kolpy's work as part of Journey, Memory, and Myth at Kibbee Gallery and was quite impressed. Her show Mythos for the Mortal is closing this Friday at WM Turner Gallery from 7-10pm. Below: The Last Tipping, 2010
MINT Gallery presents its second installment of We Are Going To Eat You, a group exhibition that celebrates the world of cult films. The show opens this Saturday, April 17th from 8-11. After the show, be sure to head over to the Atlanta Film Festival's screening of Pushin' Up Daisies, a zombie mockumentary filmed in Athens, GA. The film screens at 11:45 at Midtown Arts Cinema. Trailer below:
Since relaunching the site, I've made an effort to utilize ThoughtMarker's Flickr page more and more. Below are a few photos from the Dodekapus launch party, SCAD Atlanta's scholarship gala, and Kelly McKernan's opening for Fight or Flight at Beep Beep Gallery. Check out flickr for more images.
There is a lot of hype surrounding the formation of Atlanta's newest art collective. Dodekapus' Collective Conscious goes down this Friday, April 9th at Raw Space (431 Fair St. in Castleberry Hill, I've never heard of that either) from 8pm- 4am. For more info you can check out articles at BurnAway and Creative Loafing (both written by Jessica Blankenship ??)
Local artist Chris Diamond is currently featured in Projekt30's online juried exhibition, "Ultraviolence." Check out all of work up for vote here and check out more of Diamond's work here. Below: "Self Perpetuated Failures" by Chris Daimond
Do you have a couple hundred bucks that you are looking to throw towards the art community? In Atlanta you've got plenty of opportunities, the first one being tonight's scholarship gala at SCAD Atlanta. This event serves as the University's primary benefit and features an art auction, student demos, food, and cocktails. More info here.
Journey, Memory and Myth opens up this Saturday from 6-10 at Kibbee Gallery and includes work by Jessica Orlowski and Stephanie Kolpy as well as selections from Sam Parker's recent MFA thesis show The Pink Passenger pictured below.