This Week In Atlanta: Recommended Shows And Events For March 2 - 8

Highlander release their new EP, Weird Future, at 529 tonight, Monday March 2.

Highlander release their new EP, Weird Future, at 529 tonight, Monday March 2.

 

Monday, March 2

 

HIGHLANDER EP PRE-RELEASE SHOW @ 529

Highlander are joined by This Piano Plays Itself and Acapoco.

Short Cuts Film Contest Screening @ Plaza Atlanta

Creative Loafing and the Atlanta Film Festival present the 5th Annual Short Cuts Film Contest Screening, featuring music videos, documentaries, animation, and comedy by local filmmakers.

Naked City | PushPush | THEME "COURAGE" @ The Goat Farm

Naked City is a monthly, crowd-sourced, literary performance variety show.

Dead Register w/ Darsomba and In Sonitus Lux @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

 

 

Wednesday, March 4

 

Song Missing Presents BEY-T-L @ The Village Theatre

Comedy, Music, and Other Performances based on the music of Beyoncé featuring performances by Dulcé Sloan, Phoebe Clare Perry, Paige Bowman, Travis Jones, Emily C. B. Diffenderfer, Cristen Conger, and Collective 51 Improv. 

BLKKATHY / NO EYES / COUSIN DAN @ 529

Tim Feeney, Lowell Fuchs @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

 

 

Thursday, March 5

 

First Thursdays Downtown C4 Member Show @ Fuse Arts Center

A C4 Atlanta Member Pop-up Show as part of the First Thursdays Downtown Atlanta Art Walk. Featuring artworks by Dawn Kinney Martin and Emily Clanton.

Clough Art Crawl 2015 @ G. Wayne Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons at Georgia Tech

Opening night of the 4th Annual Clough Art Crawl, featuring the artistry of Georgia Tech students, live music and dance performances, poetry readings, and free food and drinks.

DIY Discussion Series: DIY Spaces @ The Low Museum

Featuring Mammal Gallery's Brian Egan. 

CooksNotes // A Performance Art Cooking Show @ The Goat Farm Arts Center

Opening night of a performance art cooking show featuring composer & chef K L I M C H A K.

THE JOY KILLS // THE LANDMINES // BLUE TOWER // COMA GIRLS @ Star Community Bar

Shook Foil | Weisshund | Misery Loves Chachi @ The EARL

Tori Tinsley, "Contact Comfort" solo exhibition @ WonderRoot

Opening reception for the exhibition "Contact Comfort," featuring new paintings and sculptures by multi-media artist Tori Tinsley.

Interpolation: Co-curated by Tori Tinsley, Krista Clark and Meta Gary @ Ernest G. Welch Gallery

An exhibition featuring work by 1st and 2nd year MFA candidates at Georgia State University.

Now, More Than Ever: A sound + sculpture installation by Dana Haugaard @ Visual Arts Building

 

 

Friday, March 6

 

"The Nameless City" @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

A night of fire, art, theater, and music on the rooftop of Eyedrum Gallery.

Mindzai Creative and Ruin Skateshop Present: Push @ Mindzai Creative

Featuring customized skate decks by ate.bit, Tom Johnson, Chris Veal, Alan Flores, Jay Smalley, Lindsey Marr, Lindy Lane, Kat Vaughan, Erin McManness, Kit Race, Joe Flores Adam Toksoz, Kevin Abeyta, and Jesse Jaeger.

New Spaces C4 Atlanta Member Show @ Binders Art Supplies & Frames Ponce City Market

Opening reception featuring Kat Goduco, Roxane Hollosi, Lauri Jones, Michael Jones, Stephanie Lloyd, Deborah Sosower, and Diana Toma.

La Luz | The Shivas | Small Reactions | Shantih Shantih @ The EARL

Fat Tony, Blunt Fang, DJ Old King Cole Younger & more @ Star Community Bar

ADAM GREENE BENEFIT! SWANK SINATRA / SEAGULLS / KARBOMB / GANGES PHALANGES / PRETTY PLEASE @ Union EAV

SCAD MFA Class Opening Reception @ Gallery L1



Saturday, March 7


Inside the interior of the Abrams Fixture Co., home of the 4th Annual Art Crush Auction. 

Inside the interior of the Abrams Fixture Co., home of the 4th Annual Art Crush Auction. 

BURNAWAY'S 4th ANNUAL ART CRUSH AUCTION @ 565 Northside Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30310

BURNAWAY’s largest annual fundraiser, an irreverent contemporary art auction, will include an open bar, food, music, and a live and silent auction with works from some of the most exciting artists in the southeast.

Brother Hawk's Big Medicine Festival @ The Basement

Brother Hawk - StoneRider - Big Jesus - Tedo Stone - Trae Vedder (of Death On Two Wheels) - Radio Birds - BEAR FiGHT - Madre Padre - Moonbase

Close: Works by Nicole Akstein and Meredith Kooi, Curated by Chanel Kim @ Kibbee Gallery

Opening reception for Close, which features previously unexhibited photographic works by Atlanta-based artists Nicole Akstein and Meredith Kooi. Akstein and Kooi revisit these works weaving their current practices into new mixed media and site-specific installations.

Wetwürld: A Psychonautical Film Screening w/ Accidental Music by BØATING @ Big House On Ponce

100 Watt Horse, Suntundra Moon, Vio/Mire, Easily Suede, Daniel Bailey @ The Mammal Gallery



Sunday, March 8


Art and Social Change with WonderRoot @ Binders Art Supplies & Frames Ponce City Market

At this panel discussion, WonderRoot staff will discuss how the organization fulfills its mission to unite artists and community to inspire positive social change - and talk about the future WonderRoot Center for Arts & Social Change.

MonoPrint Lab @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

Create texture, layered surfaces, spontaneous, and unexpected marks on paper in Eyedrum’s Experimental Monoprint Workshop. Monoprint is a printmaking technique that produces a unique, one-of-a-kind print by transferring additive and subtractive painting methods to paper.

PILE // THE LIVERHEARTS // RADIATOR KING // THE MARROWS @ The Mammal Gallery