Monday, October 12
☄A BLESSING FROM HEAVEN, 3 // Meat, Vape Juice @ 529
Featuring Meat (Doug Bleichner & friends), Vape Juice (Ben Jackson & Decker D'Alesio), Parent Trap (Alex Bailey), Club Rack (Ryan Parks, Matt Weiner, Valentina Tapia).
Open Circuit Sessions with Charolastra, Skybison Nanoband, The Morkestra @ Aisle 5
An improvised fusion of jazz/electronics/rock, featuring visuals by The Glad Scientist and live painting and artwork from Pash Lima.
Wednesday, October 14
WRITE CLUB ATLANTA Chapter 49: SCREAM MACHINE @ Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge
Literary battles featuring Nicki Salcedo (CRY) vs. Christina Lee (WHISPER), Gavin Godfrey (CRADLE) vs. Beca Grimm (GRAVE), and Theresa Davis (LOST) vs. Nicholas Tecosky (FOUND).
Barreracudas | Shocked Minds | Deaf Wish (AUS) | GHB @ 529
Thursday, October 15
The Art of Organized Noize @ Gallery 72
This exhibition traces the legacy of Organized Noize and their Dungeon Family Collective (which includes Outkast, Goodie Mob, Joi, Slimm Cutta Calhoun, Big Rube and more) from their dirt-floor basements to stages around the world, as part of Elevate.
ArtoberFest @ Wild Heaven Craft Beers
C4 Atlanta celebrates Atlanta artists and their advocates with live entertainment, good food, and craft beer.
But Is It Photography? ARTIST TALK @ Swan Coach House Gallery
Informal discussion between curator Marianne Lambert and participating photographers Nakita Duncan, Ryan Nabulsi, Spencer Sloan, Christina Price Washington, and Angela West.
Conversation with Atlanta’s Publishing Genius and Real Pants @ Atlanta Contemporary
Featuring writers Matt Bell, who has a new novel published by SOHO, and Jarod Roselló, whose graphic novel just came out from Publishing Genius.
Writers Exchange @ Atlanta Contemporary
Clothes ✩ Richard gumby ✩ basketball movie ✩ mans trash ✩ watermelon moon @ The Mammal Gallery
Friday, October 16
ELEVATE Opening Block Party @ Woodruff Park
Hosted by Emperor Searcy. Featuring DJ Jelly, B.o.B Speakerfoxxx, JIVA, Wabi Sabi, and more, week-long installations by Chris Chambers, Heritage High School, Jason Kofke, Joseph Dreher, Kitty Pope, Lionel Daniel, Lumumba Mogerie, Max Woo, Nelly Bonilla, Rachel K. Garceau, Bent Frequency, Sanithna Phansvanh, Angela Davis Johnson, AllWays Open, Creative/ Brandon Sadler, balmori Associates, Vek Neal and Rico Wade.
T. LANG DANCE • LOS TROMPOS @ High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Ladie's Night at the Red Clay Comedy Festival @ The Village Theatre
Saturday, October 17
The 14th Annual Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade @ Little Five Points
Featuring performances by Midnight Larks, The Coathangers, The Biters and more.
WHEN THE STARS COME OUT (AGAIN..) and MORE @ Trackside Tavern
Lights Out! @ Paper Ghost Studio
Art show featuring drawings, paintings, screen prints and handmade prints from Sarah Watts, Mike Lowery, Katrin Wiehle, Sarah Neuberger, Caleb Morris and other Atlanta (and nearby) artists.
PSYCHO DISCO! @ The Music Room
Featuring Treasure Fingers, Descender, Respire & Dorce'.
Dirty Ego - The 7 Deadly Sins Opening Party @ Studio No. 7 | Bar + Lounge
Featuring the work of: Cris Laniese, Iris Ray, Kimberly Binns, Miranda Duncan, PJ Svejda, Sabre Esler, and Tiffany Charesse.
REPTAR + BREATHERS + SHAMPOO @ The Mammal Gallery
Sunday, October 18
ELEVATE: #thesouthgotsomethingtosay @ LIFT
RAW Atlanta Presents "MERGE" @ Terminal West