Monday, February 23
VIDEOGRAMME NO.6 - Curated by Alessandra Hoshor @ The Low Museum
Video and animation with a theme of Contemporary Absurdism and human interaction with industrial materials, featuring SHANA MOULTON, CECILE B. EVANS, BEN WHEELE, JULIE NYMANN, SCOTT COOPER, and ROSS BRUBECK.
*last kbc* GAGE GILMORE // ATL HUG CHOIR *last kbc* @ Big House On Ponce
Final Big House edition of Kirkwood Ballers Club, the over-ten-year-old open mic tailored for free and wild musical experimentation.
BOOMSTICK! A Benefit For Stiff Penalty (AKA Steve McPeeks) @ The EARL
Featuring Blake Rainey & His Demons, Ben Trickey, and Dang Dang Dang (Rick Dang).
Vicious Circle Writers Group @ Manuel's Tavern
Tuesday, February 24
Carapace Raconteurs: COVER STORY @ Manuel's Tavern
It's the five year birthday for this literary open mic.
Dottie Moves To Tuesday @ Big House On Ponce
Featuring comedy by Chris Blair, Linnea Frye, Sara Gaare, Nick Gibbons, Mark Kendall, Rob Lathan, Phoebe Perry, August Pollak, and Leslie Sharp.
SAIRA RAZA on LIVE @ WREK [91.1FM] @ Under The Couch
Tune into 91.1FM WREK, Georgia Tech's radio station, from 10PM-11PM on Tuesday, February 24th to hear SAIRA RAZA deliver some psychedelic, Bollywood and spiritual jazz-inspired cello/banjo/vibraphone music.
Wednesday, February 25
Scene Missing Presents RAISING ATLANTIZONA @ Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge
Comedy, Music, and Other Performances Based on the Movies of the Coen Brothers featuring Jack Walsh, Arian Gulick, Blast-Off Burlesque, Joe Karg, Eliot Bronson, Andrew Michael, and Bobbin Wages.
DIY Discussion Series: DIY Distribution @ The Low Museum
Facilitated by Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center Communications Manager Rachel Reese.
Gull, A Drug Called Tradition, Zoners, Lagomorpha @ The Basement
A Drug Called Tradition features former members of Abby Gogo, Noot d' Noot, and Tikka. Lagomorpha features Ian Cone and Eric Grantham.
Thursday, February 26
Identified: A Queer Variety Show @ 7 Stages
A derived, multimedia collaboration between choreographer Corian Ellisor and director Amber Bradshaw combining contemporary dance, drag, burlesque and theatre.
The Left Field Experiment: Matthewdavid, Divine Interface, Cropsie, Tunami @ 529
"What is #GamerGate?" @ Charis Books and More/Charis Circle
"Dear Games" is an ongoing collaboration with students the GA Tech Game Studio, exploring the intersection of feminism, games and online culture.
Comtemporary Rock and Roll Showcase @ The Mansion
Featuring Landline, Shampoo, and Hellier Ulysses.
Friday, February 27
MAMBO #3 LF FUNDRAISER: Tantrum, Coco N Clairclair, DJ Ree de la Vega, emcee'd by Brigitte Bidet @ The Mammal Gallery
HAMMERHEAD FEST IV: Weekend At Burnouts! @ Star Community Bar
Two days of bands, booze, and debauchery featuring Attractive Eighties Women, Bigfoot, DROPOUT, Magoo's Heros, SHEHEHE (Athens), Divided Heaven! (CA, ex-the Boils), and more.
Saturday, February 28
WRITE CLUB ATLANTA - BARE-KNUCKLED LIT BOOK LAUNCH @ Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge
For Write Club's first book release, they're having three bouts between writers featured in the book: Carapace's Randy Osborne (EMPTY) vs. WRITE CLUB's Ian Belknap (FULL), Scene Missing Magazine's Jason Mallory (LOVE) vs. Hot Dog Beehonkus' Bobbin Wages (LUST), and Write Club Atlanta's Myke Johns (LEAVE) vs. comedian Dani Herd (RETURN).
OPENING: GATHERED: Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia - MOCA GA
The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia presents a major exhibition of work by the artists of Georgia.
CINEMECHANICA w/ Big Jesus & The Powder Room @ The EARL
Lostintheletters Workshop @ Dashboard Co-op Gallery
A workshop focusing on turning life experience into short fiction, with attention to inspiration and process, as well as to specific narrative techniques for rendering what we know into imaginative literature.
TOMBOi + Dot.s + Navigateur @ The Mammal Gallery
Boards + Beers @ Phase A
An afternoon of tabletop gaming, playtesting, and prizes.
I WANT WHISKEY / DARNELL BOYS / BOOK OF COLORS @ Drunken Unicorn
Sunday, March 1
Lauren Barfield : Solo Exhibition @ The Mammal Gallery
Flap Jokes : A Late Afternoon of Hot Cakes and Hot Jokes @ The Hangar
Glover/Perreault, Gelding, Moth Manos @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery