Monday, July 13
THE SECOND LOWENNIAL @ The Low Museum
Featuring a collection of works from artists across the country and globe that epitomize our digitally mediated lives.
Phase II @ Matre Gallery
Featuring contemporary art by Katie Beall, Christopher Paul Dean, Maddy Michelle, Amanda Grae Platner, Hasani Sahlehe, Markeidric Walker, and Evan Jones.
Grand Vapids, Mail The Horse (NY), Sydney Eloise & The Palms @ The EARL
Debut live show for Sydney Eloise & the Palms.
After Party @ Ammazza Edgewood
THE SECOND LOWENNIAL after dance party.
Vicious Circle Writers Group @ Manuel's Tavern
Tuesday, July 14
not for human consumption presents: LUNARIUM @ Big House On Ponce
A chill dive series set aside for coffee, discussion, gallery viewing, film screenings and more, featuring works by Charlie Key and Danielle Brutto.
Dungeon Ninth Edition: A Comedy Role-playing Show @ The Hangar
A Dungeons & Dragons style comedy show featuring Evan Valentine, Chris Nalesnik, Victor Agreda, Jody Bufkin, Tom Toast Russell, and Olivia Cathcart.
the lentils, grape room, quiet hooves, mans trash, free food, rented food, 5 more bands 1 night rodeo @ The Mammal Gallery
MEANS STEVE"S BACHELOR PARTY W/ HAWKS, WYMYNS PRYSYN & SALTS @ The EARL
Wednesday, July 15
THE EUDORA WELTY PORTRAIT READER @ Georgia Center for the Book at DCPL215
Celebration of over 20 original portraits from the reader to hang in the Decatur Library through September. featuring performances from Pearl McHaney, Laura Relyea, and Veronika Duerr performing a piece by Topher Payne. The Eudora Welty Portrait Reader is a 48-page book that features illustrations of Welty and words inspired by these illustrations.
Jared Pepper // Perseverance Family Band // Rattler Snake @ The Mammal Gallery
Thursday, July 16
OPENING // Portalism: New Moves @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia
Featuring works by WonderRoot’s 2014/15 Walthall Artist Fellows Steven L. Anderson, Molly Rose Freeman, Sean Hilton, Casey Lynch, Romy Aura Maloon, Masud Olufani, Erin Palovick, Stephanie Pharr, MaryGrace Phillips, Lucha Rodriguez, and P Seth Thompson.
Chamber Cartel + Adam Scott Neal CD Release Party @ Orpheus Brewing
Writers Exchange @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery
+++ /// BENEFIT SHOW XTRAVAGANZA for ALTERED MEANS \\\ +++ @ Star Bar
Benefit show for a new amorphous, experimental curatorial platform, featuring music from Tantrum, Little Francis, Dux, and Madeline.
THEHOTELS//NOEYES//CO&CLAIR //FOXWOUND//TOOTHACHE @ Parts Unknown
Friday, July 17
OCULARIS: Opening Reception @ The Mammal Gallery
A Deer Bear Wolf art exhibition, curated by Katie Troisi, featuring works by Alea Hurst, Ally White, Danielle Brutto, Heather Greenway, Katie Lebel, Kris Pilcher, Laura Vela, Laurence Laufer, Margaret Hiden, Marissa Graziano, Maxwell Sebastian, Mike Germon, Paige Adair, Rachel De Urioste, Romy Aura Maloon, Spencer Sloan, Stephen Key, Tori Tinsley, and Vivian Liddell.
The Drawing Experiment @ Chastain Arts Center
Opening of an exhibition examining the immediacy of drawing and varied approaches to the use of line within a composition, curated by Karen Comer Lowe, featuring Jessica Caldas, Elyse Defoor, William Downs, Jessica Scott Felder, Angus Galloway, Benjamin Jones, Marie Mathews, Julio Mejia, Yanique Norman, Joe Peragine, Kellie Romany, and Karl Kroeppler.
OPENING // Jonathan Bouknight: Nightingales @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia
Film and mixed media by Jonathan Bouknight.
Murmur Presents: Ladylike, a group photography exhibit @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery
Opening of a photography group exhibit showcasing queer and feminist perspectives of "girlhood," featuring works by Jon Dean (curator), Sunni Johnson (curator), Sara Keith, Austin Frantz and Blake England.
Blair Crimmins and The Hookers @ Paris On Ponce
Summer Salon @ Sandler Hudson Gallery
A group exhibition including works recently acquired by the High Museum of Art, featuring Ryan Coleman, Don Cooper, William Downs, Margaret Fletcher, Hense Forth, Michael T. Hensley, Medford Johnston, Gary Komarin, Mark Leibert, Elizabeth Lide, Susan Loftin, Donna Mintz, Mario Petrirena, Michael Reese, and P Seth Thompson.
Working Artist Project Announcement and Party! FREE and Open to the Public!! @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia
PLS PLS | Houston in the Blind | RRest @ 529
Saturday, July 18
Atlanta Zine Fest 2015: Girls in DIY @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery
Programming will take place all day in three of Eyedrum's buildings (all located at 88 Forsyth St), the Mammal Gallery (91 Broad Street) and the Broad Street Visitors Center (90 Broad Street).
Sprawl: Drawing Outside the Lines @ High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Opening of the High's second major exhibition featuring recently acquired works on paper by Georgia-based artists. A sequel to the successful 2013 exhibition Drawing Inside the Perimeter, which featured work by Atlanta-based artists, Sprawl! will include drawings by artists who live and work in Atlanta and other cities in the metro area and beyond, such as Athens, Columbus, Decatur, Lawrenceville and Smyrna.
Public Symposium // Portalism // Walthall Fellows @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia
Starlight: An Art Exhibition @ Cafe 640
Featuring works by Adelaide Tai.
Lion Country - The Little Ship - Lea Lea @ Union EAV
Connected! An Internet Comedy Show @ Big House On Ponce
Featuring Ben Palmer, Ian Aber, Joe Pettis, Remi Treuer, Laura S Lewis, Noe Gonzalez, Annie Lockwood, William Miracle, Dedrick Flynn, Ed Dinzole, Olive Lynch, andMatt Pechiney.
Red Bull Sound Select Presents: People Under The Stairs @ the EARL
Featuring Loaf Muzik- The Difference Machine- Fat Tony.
Murmur Presents: Very Sensitive, a solo exhibit by Nina Dolgin @ Broad Street Visitor's CenterAtlanta, Georgia
AZF AFTER PARTAY: Tomboi, Jade Poppyfield, Rin Larping, Dux & didi xio @ The Mammal Gallery
Sunday, July 19
Summer Shorts! Short Shorts Soirée 2015 @ The Hangar
An afternoon of film shorts, comedy, music, biking, beltlining, and of course, hot dogs, featuring the music of Blood on the Harp and exwhy.
QUARTERBACKS // DOGBRETH // NEW WIVES // LEA LEA // WALTE YOUNG @ The Boat Haus
The Tour In Support of Repulsive Women @ 537 Seminole Ave
Featuring performances by poets and wordsmiths Molly Brodak, Nick Sturm & Carrie Lorig.
Kitchen Hips ❂ John ❂ Lebo & The Rattler ❂ Sad Fish @ The Mammal Gallery