This Week In Atlanta // Recommended Shows and Events September 21 - 27

The 18th annual East Atlanta Strut is this Saturday in the East Atlanta Village, featuring murals, art exhibitions, live local music, adult game area featuring contests of strength, stamina and beard growth, artists market, the famous Strut parade, and more. 

The 18th annual East Atlanta Strut is this Saturday in the East Atlanta Village, featuring murals, art exhibitions, live local music, adult game area featuring contests of strength, stamina and beard growth, artists market, the famous Strut parade, and more. 

 

Monday, September 21

 

Drunk Critique No.12 @ The Low Museum

On the third Monday of each month, the Low provide artists, performers, writers, and culture creators in search of feedback on recent works with an enthusiastic and slightly-inebriated audience. 

Dottie Files A Class Action Law Suit @ Big House On Ponce

Comedy by Sara Gaare, Nick Gibbons, Stephen Hontz, Rob Lathan, August Pollak, Simon Rakestraw, and Amanda Lee Williams.

 

 

Tuesday, September 22

 

Algiers @ Terminal West

w/ Bambara, The Difference Machine.

PRIEST - NOMEN NOVUM - FEAST OF VIOLET @ 529

Renee Is A Zombie w/ Big Brutus, Dendera Bloodbath @ Red Light Cafe

 

 

Wednesday, September 23

 

Scene Missing Presents BLUE VELVETLANTA @ Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge

A Night of Performances Based on David Lynch Movies. Featuring Performances By:Gina Rickicki, Arian Gulick, Myke John,s John-Michael Bond, Blast-Off Burlesque, Scottie Rowell,  Daniel Lamb, and guest-Hosted by Ellaree Yeagley.

WERC Presents DUOS @ El Bar

Jeremy // Avalon x Deliver, Xavier BLK x Salah Ananse, Hourglass x Divine interface, and Thrice Groove x Black Amigo.

Holy Sh!t Comedy Show @ 529

Featuring:Kyle Gillis (as The Devil), Kristopher Bolz (as fan of the band 'Jars Of Clay'), Will Newton, Ian Aber, Olive Lynch, and Edward Dinzole, hosted by Joe Pettis.



Thursday, September 24


Esteban Patiño: (a)round | Recent Works on Wood @ Ger-Art

Esteban Patiño, 35, explores semiotics, or meaning-making using signs and symbols, to visualize the ‘how’ of word and word-chain relationships in his art. He is from Medellin, Colombia. Lives and work in Atlanta, GA.

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SBW Artist Reception @ Strongbox West

A reception to showcase Strongbox’s featured artists, 

Praxis @ Dalton Gallery of Agnes Scott College

Five Artists working in Atlanta and Athens present works exploring strategies of abstraction through drawing, video, printmaking, photography, collage and painting, featuring Tyrus Lytton, Leslie Snipes, Kelly Kristin Jones, Jon Swindler and Bojana Ginn.

PAINT & SWITCH @ The Gallery EAV

A new collaborative painting event in which each guest will complete a painting with the help of up to two other group members.

Paper Garden presents Ponce City Nights with Kristen Englenz & The Good Graces @ Ponce City Market

Craow, Soft Target, Twins, Article Collection @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

Zoetic Dance Season Kick-off Soiree @ The Blind Pig Parlour Bar



Friday, September 25


Creative Loafing BEST of ATL 2015 / Curated by Goat Farm / Downtown @ Broad Street Visitors Center

Art Installations by Rebecca Makus, Second Story, Shitty Bedford, Mimi Hart Silver, Callosum Collective, Phil Proctor, and Jordan Stubbs, performances by Chris Childs Orchestra, T. Lang Dance Company, Weird Music Showcase, Flamingo Shadow, Working Class, BREATHERS, and more. 

OPENING // Sheila Pree Bright @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia

Alternate | Alternate Opening Reception @ 535 Gresham Ave.

Featuring Nick Bable, Andrew Boatright, Jaime Bull, Henry Detweiler, Craig Drennen, Larken Ford, Jill Frank, Alessandra Hoshor, Laila Kouri, Meredith Kooi, Brittainy Lauback, Michelle Laxalt, Ben Bowden Lee, Nick Madden, Steve Morrison, Stephanie Pharr, Trevor Reese, and Tori Tinsley.

ROLL HARD 2015 @ High Museum of Art, Atlanta

Intended to be a social commentary on the mistreatment of the disabled passenger who would rather put themselves at risk navigating their mode of transport through the horribly inaccessible urban terrain of Atlanta than use a service that refuses to hear their voice, acknowledge their frustrations, and transport them safely.

 

 

Saturday, September 26

 

East Atlanta Strut 2015 @ East Atlanta Village

Featuring murals by olive47, Heather Greenway, Adrian Barzaga, sQuishiepuss, and Catlanta. Performances by Salsa Chest, Mara, Bearknuckle, Midnight Larks, Little Francis, Coma Girls, Shepherds, Lea Lea, In Sonitus Lux, and more. 

Historic Pullman Yard Showcase @ 225 Rogers St

The Food Show Closing reception @ Kibbee Gallery

A group show of contemporary art about food, eating and dining.

"Careless Whiskers" a drawing show curated by Joy Phrasavath @ Beep Beep Gallery

Featuring new work by: Richie Bearden | Amandine Drouet | Pamela Diaz Martinez | Kojo Griffin I Josh Egnew | Drew Blomquist | Kombo Chapfika | Jerami Goodwin | Alex Kvares | Jason Murphy | Katie Ridley Murphy | Erin Palovick l Joy Phrasavath | Ryan Coleman | William Downs | Jason Kofke | Harrison Keys | Xenia Nicole Aims | Jason R. Butcher | Joe Elias Tsambiras

Jessica Lee Richardson — Andy Johnson — Natalia Castells-Esquivel  673 Edgewood Ave

David Liebe Hart (Adult Swim/Tim & Eric) w/ DIP & Magic Debra @ Drunken Unicorn

Body father | Street Shark | Unmarked Vans (Athens, member of TaterZandra) | MTN ISL @ 529