This Week In Atlanta // Recommended Shows and Events October 5 - 11

Atlanta's hip-hop festival and conference, A3C, returns to Edgewood Ave in the Old Fourth War this week. 

Atlanta's hip-hop festival and conference, A3C, returns to Edgewood Ave in the Old Fourth War this week. 

 

Monday, October 5

 

The LOW Museum Presents: SEXT @ The Low Museum

Explores memes, sex work advertisements, text messages, and other forms of text-based work produced by the anonymous cloud of netizens, curated by Pastiche Lumumba and Hira Mahmood, featuring guest curator Sesali Bowen.

Naked City @ The Goat Farm Arts Center

The theme for this month's crowd-sourced, literary performance variety show is "WRATH."

 

 

Tuesday, October 6

 

MAMMAL'S ONLY OPEN MIC @ The Mammal Gallery

Spirits and the Melchizedek Children, Seluah (KY), Chew, & A Drug Called Tradition @ The Basement

Shannon & The Clams | Cool Ghouls | Midnight Larks | Dusty Booze & The Baby Haters @ The EARL

 

 

Wednesday, October 7

 

A3C Festival & Conference @ Edgewood Ave

A3C [All 3 Coasts] Festival & Conference is the preeminent hip-hop event in the US, commonly referred to as, “hip-hop’s family reunion.” A3C has grown organically from a regional showcase to a internationally recognized and nationally acclaimed experience encompassing many aspects of hip-hop culture, happening Wednesday - Saturday.

Song Missing Presents IF YOU'RE READING THIS IT'S TOO ATLANTA @ The Village Theatre

Comedy, Writing, and Music Based on the Songs of Drake, hosted by Chris Ledford, bandleader Noel Stephen, and performances by Nilah Monet, The Village Theatre Improv, Tribe One, Jayne O'Connor, Austin L. Ray, Cris Gray, and Ben Palmer.

 

 

Thursday, October 8

 

P. Seth Thompson: Good Exposure @ Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

Opening: P. Seth Thompson: Good Exposure" will reintroduce the audience to Thompson's photo-based works, highlighting the overarching ideas in his practice: quantum physics, narrative, and the collective imagination.

Paper Garden presents Ponce City Nights with Sye Elaine Spence & Fantasy Guys @ Ponce City Market

Installation/Runway 2015 @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia - MOCA GA

A collaboration between MOCA GA and Rosa Thurnher and Regina Weir of Factory Girls to produce a Runway Fashion Show fundraiser to benefit the Museum.

SKULL BUDDHA + SHEPHERDS + HSY + PARALYZER @ WonderRoot

Go!Zilla, Shantih Shantih, Metal McDonald & more @ Star Bar

SALSA CHEST // WIZARD APPRENTICE (CA) // WILD OF NIGHT // SURFIN SERF (CA) // PAMELA & HER SONS @ The Mammal Gallery

 

 

Friday, October 9

 

Quaint Peche @ The Mammal Gallery

A Collective Queer Exposé, showcasing photographic work by Erin Branch, Patrick Di Rito, Kyle Henderson, Andrew Sisk, and Taylor McCormick.

PATRIOT - A solo exhibition by Joe Dreher aka JOEKINGATL @ Decatur Arts Alliance

The pieces in this series use a number of tools and mediums including photography, murals, street art, wheatpaste, painting, sculpture, architecture, and poetry to name a few. People are his primary interest.

Lily and the Tigers // Don Coyote // Rayvon Pettis @ The Mammal Gallery

WERC & 10.Deep x ABL Radio Present VIBES w/ Sango + Soulection & More @ The Bassment

Pure Bathing Culture / Wild Ones / Shampoo @ The Drunken Unicorn

 

 

Saturday, October 10

 

{Poem88} Five Year Anniversary Party @ {Poem88}

The Ballog at Serenbe @ Serenbe Community

A night market and party with curated artists, food trucks, DJ, cocktails, and conversation by You've Been Noted.

WAREHOUSE :) LINEAR DOWNFALL ^_^ SUFFER DRAGON :( FLORAL PRINT ;) @ Star Bar

A Day of Performances @ The Atlanta Beltline

Southern Surf Stomp! w/ Fiend Without A Face, The KBK (AL), Bad Friend, Fringe Factory DJs @ Kavarna

 

 

Sunday, October 11

 

"The 24 Hour Plays" Festival in Atlanta 2015 @ OnStage Atlanta