A New Year and A New Day for Art in West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 6, 2016. We’re BACK and full of new exhibitions, events and lots more art information for you!

Mark your brand new 2016 calendar with all the upcoming events in West Alabama and a bit beyond. Everybody, please send us your visual art events if you are in this area – we want to know what you are up to!

ART NIGHT AND FIRST FRIDAY16Jan - Thomas Spake - Kentuck

JAN 7 Art Night at Kentuck, glass artist Thomas Spake, downtown Northport, 5-8 pm
JAN 8 Check your favorite regular #FirstFriday sites (or the links below) to see what’s going on!


NOW-JAN 8, 2016 People, Places and Things: Paintings by Paul Looney, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-JAN 14 More Quilting, Carving, and Printing Too! University Medical Center, 850 Fifth Avenue East, Tuscaloosa

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)Poster by Isadora Bullock for More Quilting, Carving, and Printing Too! exhibition for Wellness Walls For Art

JAN 14 Reception, Stands in Solitude: Kelsey Windham MA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 5-7 pm
JAN 15 Opening, Pretty, Much: the Grocery, PaperWorkers Local, Birmingham (Claire Lewis Evans, Anne Herbert, Virginia Eckinger), 5:30-8:30 pm
JAN 15 Fine Folk Art III exhibition opening, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana, 6-8 pm
JAN 11-26 Stands in Solitude: Kelsey Windham MA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
JAN 28 April Bachtel Artist Lecture, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 5 pm
FEB 11 Artist Lecture: Lisa Iglesias, 203 Garland Hall, UA, 6 pm
FEB 1-12 Sydney Ewerth MA Exhibition | Jiaqi Pan Postbaccalaureate Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
JAN 14-FEB 26 16 Jan-Pretty Much Grocery - Paperworkers - for Roundup. Artist not given. Anne Herbert?
JAN 25-FEB 26 Double Exposure Adult Division Exhibit, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-FEB 26 Thomas Spake: The Phoenix Transformation, Glass & Light, Kentuck, Northport
JAN 15-FEB 26 Fine Folk Art III exhibition, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana
MAR 4-5 West Alabama Quilters Guild Biennial Quilt Show, Taylorville UMC, 640 Bear Creek Road, Tuscaloosa
MAR 6 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport Farmers Market, Northport
FEB 24-MAR 9 Anna Katherine Phipps MFA Exhibition | Aushrea Adams, Tanika Powers and Haylee Walker BFA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
MAR 21-APR 8 BA Group Exhibition, Kelsey Windham, "Start," 2016 MA exhibition
MAR 10-APR 10 Selections from the Permanent Collection, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
APR 18-30 2016 Annual BFA Juried Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa (Reception APR 22)
APR 18-MAY 3 Turner Williams MFA Exhibition | Celestia Morgan MA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
NOW-MAY 15 Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection, Birmingham Museum of Art
APR 19-MAY 27 Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art

AUG 5-SEP 30 UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
SEP 2 Reception, UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, DWCAC, 5:00-8:00, First Friday

ANYTIME: Stroll between galleries through our Woods Quad Sculpture Garden with five outdoor sculptures, plus other sculptures in adjoining campus lawns.

CALENDARS, EVENT LISTS & VISUAL ARTS SITESKelsey Windham, painting, 2016 MA exhibition Always the latest Roundup!  (Alabama Art Post)  (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC) (Bama Theatre galleries) (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC)  (Arts events at UA)  (Wilcox County Arts Council) (Sumter County Fine Arts Council)  (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.)  (West Alabama Quilters Guild meets 2nd Saturdays)


Look for this e-list each week from the UA Department of Art and Art History. We hope to provide a more or less comprehensive list of exhibits and visual arts events in west Alabama (and sometimes a wider net, esp. if our students/alumni are showing), with hyperlinks. Follow the links to get more information. To send your exhibition info, unsubscribe to this email, or to change or add an email address, please email: Your comments and suggestions are welcome.

Thank you for supporting ALL of the arts all over west Alabama!