Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Welcome to our weekly list of visual arts events and exhibitions around West Alabama and stretching a bit beyond, especially if you are a UA art alumnus. Please send us your visual art event if you are in the West Alabama area – we want to know!
AUG 19 Reception, 4:30-7 pm Interchanges at the Edge of Chaos, PaperWorkers Local, Birmingham (Roger Jones and Michael Merry, UA art alumni), through SEP 30
AUG 25 Art Talk with Jim Harrison III, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Noon – 1 pm, Bring lunch and a friend!
AUG 26 Lecture: Joyce J. Scott on her SMGA exhibition Truths and Visions, in 205 Gorgas Library, 7 pm
AUG 27 Reception, Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, 6-8 pm
NOW-AUG 28 Janet Mego: Valleys Peak, Faces Reach, Junior League Gallery, Bama Theatre, Tuscaloosa (UA art alumna), reception Aug. 6
NOW-AUG 28 Jim Harrison III: The Berlin Wall Series, Arts Council Gallery at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
NOW-AUG 28 Cover to Cover: Authors from the College of Arts and Sciences, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
ONGOING AND UPCOMING (in order of ending date unless one day event)
NOW-AUG 31 Patrick O’Brien, Altar of the Flesh, paintings at the Gallery at Canterbury Chapel
SEP 4 Reception, Polk Photographs from The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, PRJ Gallery, 5:30-7:30 pm (First Friday)
SEP 4 Reception,Tom Wegrzynowski: Apocrypha, Arts Council Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa, 5-8 pm (First Friday)
NOW-SEP 13 Karen Graffeo, Let Us Now Praise Famous Roma, Odessa Woolfolk Gallery, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (UA art alumna)
AUG 24-SEP 17 Instructor Showcase, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception Sep. 3)
SEP 4-25, Tom Wegrzynowski: Apocrypha, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC
AUG 26-SEP 25 Polk Photographs from The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, PRJ Gallery
NOW-SEP 30 Interchanges at the Edge of Chaos, PaperWorkers Local, Birmingham (Roger Jones and Michael Merry, UA art alumni)
NOW-SEP 30 Aquatic Gardens: Travels through the Imagination, Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, Jack Warner Pkwy, Tuscaloosa
OCT 2 Every Night: An Exhibition of Paintings by Roger Jones, Arts Council Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa (OCT 1-30)
NOW-OCT 6 Natural Wonders, Wellness Walls for Art, University Medical Center, 850 5th Ave E, Tuscaloosa
AUG 27-OCT 16 Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
OCT 17-18 Kentuck Festival of the Arts, Kentuck Park, Northport
SEP 28-OCT 23 Mark Mitchell & Derek Larsen, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception OCT 1)
OCT 1-30 Every Night: An Exhibition of Paintings by Roger Jones, Arts Council Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
NOV 2-20 Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception date TBA)
AUG 21-NOV 30 Aquatic Dreams, Daniel Day Gallery, 3025 6th Ave., S., B’ham (includes UA art alumna Rachel Dobson)
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 SITES
https://www.facebook.com/groups/361599977234696/ (Alabama Art Post)
http://www.bethanywindhamengle.com/ (Gazette Gallery, Northport)
http://cac.tuscarts.org/cacgallery.php (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC)
http://cac.tuscarts.org/uagallery.php (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC)
http://events.ua.edu/category/8/ (Arts events at UA)
https://www.facebook.com/HookedOnArtsFestival (Wilcox County Arts Council)
http://scfac.uwa.edu/default.htm (Sumter County Fine Arts Council)
http://www.tuscwawa.com/ (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.)
http://www.waqg.com/ (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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Your comments and suggestions are welcome.
Thank you for supporting ALL of the arts all over west Alabama!