Art Around Town – Flag Pole


ACC LIBRARY (2025 Baxter St.) “Community Views Through the Eyes of Five Artists” includes works by photographer Kidd Fielteau, fashion designer Tabitha Fielteau, painter Briderick Flanigan, multimedia artist Par Ramsey and painter Mykeisha Ross. Until September 18.

ACE/FRANCISCO GALLERY (675 Pulaski St., Suite 1500) “Ouida Williams: A New Perspective” shares the large-scale work of the late abstract painter Ouida Williams, who used the gallery space as her painting studio for 15 years. Open by appointment until September 10.

[email protected] INDIGO ATHENS (500 College Ave.) New York photographers Lucy Reback and Megan Reilly share a collection of intimate vignettes from their relationship in addition to snapshots before they met.

ATHENS INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART: ATHICA (675 Pulaski St.) Part of the gallery’s “Solo Duo Trio” series, “Trio: Dana Jones, Sarah Hess and Jon Swindler” examines the use of found materials, abstraction and representation through different modalities and points of view. Until October 2.

[email protected] GALLERY (234 W. Hancock Ave.) Henry McEachern’s exhibition, “Cross Sections at the Conundrum,” is an installation made up of dozens of small, colorful assemblages. Until August 25.

CIRCLE GALLERY AT UGA COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (Jackson Street Building) Cameron Berglund’s exhibition, “Design (Sketch) Process,” focuses on the role of manual and digital sketching throughout the design process. Opening from August 25, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. to December 6.

CLASSIC CENTER (300 N. Thomas St.) “Spotlight: Paintings by Amy Watts” features bold, colorful canvases full of cowgirls, farmers, miners, and Native people. • ‘Light Bright’ features artwork by Caitlin Gal, Allison McPheeters and Alivia Patton, all of whom use simple circles to create inspiring artwork.

CREATURE COMFORTS BREWING CO. (271 W. Hancock Ave.) “A Day in the Woods” features artwork by Sarah Flinn, who has also installed a collection of “garden creatures” outside in the yard. The Meet the Artist event took place on August 28, from 3-5 p.m. Currently visible until September 4.

DODD GALLERIES (270 River Rd.) “Yevgeniya Baras & Pete Schulte” brings together the work of two artists to create a larger dialogue about abstraction, line and color as they coincide in contemporary painting and drawing. Until November 10.

FLICKER THEATER AND BAR (263 W. Washington St.) Artwork by Erin Cribbs. Until August.

GEORGIA ART MUSEUM (90 Carlton St.) “Graphic Eloquence: American Modernism on Paper from the Collection of Michael T. Ricker.” Until September 4. • “Kristin Leachman: Longleaf Lines” focuses on close-up views of the patterns and biology of longleaf pine and its ecosystem. Until February 5. • “Decade of Tradition: Highlights from the Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Collection.” Until July 3.

[email protected] (500 College Ave.) Zane Cochran presents “Aurora,” a sculptural interpretation of the Northern Lights using 3D geometric figures and lights.

HERITAGE COFFEE (815 N. Chase St.) Printmaker and book artist Taylor DiFonzo presents a collection of works. Until August 29. • Susie Burch shares “A Bit of This and a Bit of That,” a selection of acrylic and watercolor pieces. Aug. 29–Oct. 31.

EAST SIDE OF JITTERY JOE (1860 S. Barnett Shoals Rd.) Susan Pelham’s collages are influenced by magical realism, fairy tales, nursery rhymes and fables. Until August.

Pete Schulte Works by Birmingham, AL-based artist Pete Schulte are currently on display at the Dodd Galleries until November 10.

LYNDON HOUSE ARTS CENTER (211 Hoyt St.) “Picture This” features the works of 11 Georgia-based painters who focus on storytelling. • “Maps, Landforms and River Rafts” is a series of art quilts by Cathy Fussell displayed alongside artwork by her daughter, Coulter Fussell. Quilt talk Sept. 8, 6 p.m. Artist talk Sept. 9, 11 a.m. • “Robert Croker: At Random 2022” is a new series of watercolours. • “For Heather: New Shaped Paintings” by Jason Matherly is a collection of color block works set against a painted background. • Collections from our Community presents “Winfield & McNeal’s Fleet”, a collection of vintage Tonka trucks and Hot Wheels from the 70s. • Margo Newmark Rosenbaum presents a selection of photographs from her book, Drawing with Light, as well as a collection bright paintings. Until October 7. • Mark Johnson and Zuzka Vaclavic share a collection of wood-fired ceramics. Until October 7. • Cedric Smith presents a series of portraits for “Window Works”, a site-specific series that uses the windows of the building’s main entrance for outdoor viewing of artwork. Reconfiguring the card games of kings and queens, his portraits question the absence of black figures in the graphic history of the country. Until December 21.

MADISON-MORGAN CULTURAL CENTER (434 S. Main St., Madison) Displayed in the collector’s cabinet, Brad Rice presents a collection of hourglasses. Until September 30. • “FARM 2022” explores the current state of the Southern agrarian way of life by pairing regional artists with local farms for inspiration. Participating artists include Keith Bennett, Chris Cook, Mollye Daughtry, Lee Harper, Elizabeth Collin Hanes, Charmaine Minniefield and Teresa Bramlette Reeves. Opening from August 26, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. to October 29.

OCONEE COUNTY LIBRARY (1080 Experiment Station Rd.) Landscape photographer Chris Greer is co-host of the TV show “View Finders” and author of the books Georgia Discovery: Explore the State’s Best Fishing and title to come Naturally Georgia: from the mountains to the coast. Until August.

OCONEE CULTURAL ARTS FOUNDATION (34 School St., Watkinsville) The 20th annual Perspectives Georgia Pottery Invitational exhibit and sale features approximately 4,000 works by 50 potters from across the state. Exhibited in the Hall Gallery, Krista Grecco shares a selection of figurative porcelain sculptures. Preview Party held August 26, 5-8 p.m. “Pushing the Clay Surface” workshop held August 27-28. The show runs until September 11.

ODUM SCHOOL OF ECOLOGY GALLERY (140 E. Green St.) Natural science illustrator C Olivia Carlisle shares illustrations of insects, botany, and ecosystems alongside “The Birdwing Butterflies of Papua New Guinea,” an exhibit featuring specimens assembled by James W. Porter and photographs by Carolyn Crist. Thanks to the fall.

TIF SIGFRIDS (393 N. Finley St.) A group exhibit features works by artists from across the United States, including Becky Kolsrud, Adrianne Rubenstein, Mac McCaughan, Elsa Hansen Oldham, Tyson Reeder, Scott Reeder, Leo Mock, Sadie Laska, Michael Lachowski and many others. Until September 17.

SMALL ATH GALLERY (174 Cleveland Ave.) Former Athenian Sam Balling returns from the Okefenokee Swamp with “Death & BBQ,” an exhibition of new illustrations and mixed media paintings. Open by appointment until August.

UGA SPECIAL COLLECTIONS LIBRARIES (300 S. Hull St.) “Georgia on my Mind: Finding Belonging in Music History” explores the genres, spaces and performers that have helped define music in the state over time. Until December 9.

GREEDY WHITE TIGER (217 Hiawassee Avenue) “Bon appetit! features vibrant paintings of food products by Mary Porter. Until October 1.


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