Sept 18 // Westside Arts District 3rd Saturday Art Walk Listings

Come out and herald the beautiful Fall season with our fabulous line-up of events for the September 18 Westside Arts District 3rd Saturday Art Walk!

Zuzka Vaclavik “Like a Stone Only Better,” 44″ x 44″.  Watercolor and mixed media on paper
Image Courtesy of Emily Amy Gallery.

ATLANTA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER
**Event 11 am to 12 pm**
535 Means St. NW  (404) 688-1970
www.thecontemporary.org Open 11am to 5pm.
Members, Free; General admission, $5; Students/Seniors, $3
Kids under 12, Free
Event: Creative Lives & Careers: How Do You See Yourself?
This workshop provides artists with the tools to represent themselves and their creative process. We’ll analyze successful postcards, ads, and marketing campaigns as models for your own use.
Exhibitions: Shana Robbins: Supernatural Conductor, and Amy Myers: Feminine Space. Robbins is an Atlanta-based artist whose works address conditions of feminine power, natural phenomena, and cycles of life and death. Myers is a New York- and Kansas City-based artist whose large-scale drawings combine elements from the worlds of physics, horticulture, science fiction, anatomy, and architecture.

SALTWORKS  **Event 1pm – 2pm**
664 11th St. NW  (404) 881-0411.
www.saltworksgallery.com Open Noon – 5pm.
FLUX 2010 Presentation.  Anne Dennington, executive director of Flux Projects, will talk about FLUX 2010, the organization’s one-night public art celebration in the Castleberry Hill Art District upcoming on Friday, October 1.  Dennington will give an overview of the event, an introduction to the projects, and discuss how attendees can best enjoy this years’ event.
Upcoming at SALTWORKS: iona rozeal brown // mythologies and mash-ups opens Sept 25.

EMILY AMY GALLERY  **Artists Talks 3pm – 4pm**
1000 Marietta Street NW, Suite 208  (404) 877-5626.
www.emilyamygallery.com Open 11am to 5pm.
Event: Jennifer Cawley and  Zuzka Vaclavik will discuss the influence of the strange and familiar on their new bodies of work.
Exhibition: Down the Rabbit Hole: The Influence of the Strange and the Familiar.  Emily Amy Gallery is pleased to present Down the Rabbit Hole, an exhibition of new works by Georgia-based artists, Jennifer Cawley and Zuzka Vaclavik and New York-based, Cara Enteles.  The exhibition features multi-media works incorporating encaustic, plexiglas and watercolor.  The title of the exhibition, Down the Rabbit Hole, alludes to the concept of the unexplained, the strange, and the fantastical all present in the work of the included artists.

TWIN KITTENS  **New Exhibition + Opening Reception @ 7pm**
1016 Howell Mill Rd. NW, Unit #3208 (Entrance is on 10th St.)
(404) 803-4316
www.twinkittens.com Open 11am to 5pm.
Michael Oliveri // INNERSPACE.  TWIN KITTENS is pleased to present INNERSPACE, an exhibition of new works by Michael Oliveri.  INNERSPACE features micrographs that study the relationship between the micro and macro environments that surround us.  The images are compelling based on what at first appears familiar.

ADDITIONAL GALLERIES OPEN FOR VIEWING:


ASTOLFI ART
1170 Howell Mill Rd., Ste. P-16  (404) 307-0215
www.astolfiart.com Open 11am – 4pm.
Astolfi Art is pleased to present a group show with works by Todd Murphy, Kevin Archer, Gregor Turk, Michael Myers, TL Lange, Sandra Milton, Tracy Sharp, Anke Schofield and Luis Garcia-Nerey.

SANDLER HUDSON **New Exhibition**
1009-A Marietta Street NW  (404) 817-3300
www.sandlerhudson.com Open 11am to 5pm.
Don Cooper- E-8?: New Work
Exhibition Dates: September 10th, 2010 – October 16th, 2010.
E-8? takes Cooper’s ritualistic and meditative paintings of time and space to a larger scale and introduces new surfaces and media.  The watercolors are on 37″ x 54″ handmade Indian paper painted with pigment made from stones such as jade, turquoise and lapis lazuli.

OCTANE COFFEE BAR  **New Exhibition**
1000 Marietta St. NW  (404) 815-9886
www.octanecoffee.com Open 11am to 5pm.
Octane Featured Artist: Spencer Caratti – Life is War/War is Hell.  Screen prints by Sabbat.

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