Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 3, 2016. Art Night and First Friday are coming up, so check your dance cards! Everybody, please send us your West Alabama visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to!
Gorgas House Museum exhibition, Alabama Quilts

AUGUST ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY

AUG 4 Art Night at Kentuck: Laquita Thomson, Kentuck Gallery; Anne Stickney, Clarke Gallery and Anne Betak, Northport (through Aug 31)
AUG 5 First Friday Reception, What Is In Bloom? – Paul Stewart PhotosBetak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa
AUG 5 First Friday Reception, Cyanotypes by Laquita Thomson, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, 5-8 pm
AUG 5 First Friday #blackgirls4change: the Hobson City 9, Cultivating Community and Creating Change, Paul R. Jones Gallery, Tuscaloosa
AUG 5 First Friday at O’Connor Studios, downtown TuscaloosaLaquita Thompson, reduction linocut, exhibition at Kentuck, opening August Art Night.
AUG 5 Exhibition Opens: UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa (AUG 5-SEP 30)
AUG 5 First Friday reception, Caleb O’Connor Sculptures and Paintings, Harrison Galleries, 6-9 pm (month of August)

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

AUG 11 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport Farmers Market, 11am – 4 pm
NOW-AUG 14 Annual Flora & Fauna Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery
AUG 19 Annual Aquatic Dreams Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery, 3025 6th Ave., S., Birmingham
NOW-AUG 23 In Miniature – Small Pictures from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, PRJ Gallery, Tuscaloosa
AUG 25 Reception, 2nd Alabama National BiennialSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA, 4-6 pmLucy Curzon and Katie Howard speak to middle school children about art works on display at the Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in Tuscaloosa.
AUG 26 DEADLINE for entries47th Annual Fayette Arts Festival, Guthrie Smith Park, Fayette (SEP 10)
NOW-AUG 26 Inaugural Exhibition by Steven Humphreys, Art on the Circle at the Historic Drish House, Tuscaloosa
AUG 5-26 Cyanotypes by Laquita Thomson, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
AUG 22-26 Artists’ Art Pickup, Monster Makeover Art Auction and Festival, Tuscaloosa, OCT 27 (check for updates)
AUG 1-31 What Is In Bloom? – Paul Stewart PhotosBetak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa
AUG 1-31 The Art of Food, fundraising exhibition for hunger at The Red Door, Cullman
AUG 15-SEP 2 2nd Alabama National Biennial, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (AUG 25)UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, UA Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, AUG 5-SEP 30, 2016.
SEP 1 Alex Henderson, Rural Studio architecture talk, Gorgas Library 205, UA
SEP 1 West Alabama Juried Show Entries Accepted Beginning Today, Arts Council of Tuscaloosa
SEP 2 First Friday Reception, UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, UA Gallery, DWCAC, 5-8 pm
SEP 2 First Friday reception, April Bachtel Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, 6-9 pm (SEP 2-25)
NOW-SEP 4 Going Home: Paintings by Anne Goldthwaite (1869–1944), Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
SEP 8 Reception, Dennis Ritter | Eleanor Aldrich, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
SEP 10 47th Annual Fayette Arts Festival, Guthrie Smith Park, Fayette, 9 am – 4pm
AUG 15-SEP 16 Rural Studio: Alabama Design | Build Projects, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UASam Collins, "Under Pressure–People in the Streets."
NOW-SEP 24 Remembering 4 Little GirlsMildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, Tuscaloosa
SEP 2-25 April Bachtel Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, downtown Tuscaloosa
SEP 8-29 Dennis Ritter | Eleanor AldrichSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
AUG 1-SEP 30 Alabama Quilts, Gorgas House Museum, UA
AUG 5-SEP 30 UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa (reception: SEP 2)
AUG 24-SEP 30 #blackgirls4change: the Hobson City 9, Cultivating Community and Creating Change, Paul R. Jones Gallery, Tuscaloosa
SEP 30 Opening artists’ reception, Chip Cooper, Julio Larramendi and Jim Harrison Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, 6-9 pm (SEP 30-OCT 18)
OCT 1 Closing Reception, 43nd Annual Bi-State Art Juried Competition Exhibit, Meridian Museum of Art, 2-4 pm
AUG 17-OCT 1 43nd Annual Bi-State Art Juried Competition Exhibit, Meridian Museum of Art, Meridian, MS
NOW-OCT 1  3 Months of Recaptured, Rediscovered, and Reconsidered, Wellness Walls for Art, University Medical Center
OCT 3 Opening: West Alabama Juried Show, Junior League Gallery, Bama Theatre, Tuscaloosa (OCT 3-NOV 15, reception Nov. 15)
OCT 6 Reception, Matt Ziemke | Melissa SternSella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm (Art Night)
OCT 7, Ines Schaefer Photography, UA Gallery, DWCAC, 5:30-7:30 pm
OCT 15-16 45th Annual Kentuck Festival of the Arts, Kentuck Park, Northport
SEP 30-OCT 18 Chip Cooper, Julio Larramendi and Jim Harrison Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
OCT 21 Opening reception, Cuban Printmakers ExhibitionHarrison Galleries, 6-9 pm (OCT 21-30)
OCT 6-27 Matt Ziemke | Melissa SternSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
OCT 27 Reception, Cuban Artists Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
OCT 27 Monster Makeover Art Auction and Festival, Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, Tuscaloosa (check for updates)
OCT 7-28 Ines Schaefer Photography, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
OCT 21-30 Cuban Printmakers Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
SEP 14-OCT 31 Smithsonian Exhibit: Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America, Black Belt Museum, sponsored by University of West Alabama
NOV 3 Art Night Reception, Ashlynn Pope, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
NOV 4 First Friday Reception, BFA Exhibition: Kat Bornhoft and Graham Harrison, UA Gallery, DWCAC, 5:30 to 7:30 pm (NOV 1-30)
NOV 4 First Friday Reception, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
SEP 29-NOV 4 Pinkney Herbert: Distilled – The Narrative Transformed, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
NOV 5-6 Chilton County Arts Festival, Clanton
AUG 12-NOV 10 Vicki Lowe Retrospective, Hardin Cultural Arts Center, Gadsden
OCT 3-NOV 15 West Alabama Juried Show, Junior League Gallery, Bama Theatre, Tuscaloosa
NOV 15 Closing reception, West Alabama Juried Show, Junior League Gallery, Bama Theatre 5-6:30 p.m.
NOV 3-22 Ashlynn Pope, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (NOV 3)
NOV 1-25 Kate Rothra Fleming: Glass Jewelry, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOV 1-30 BFA Exhibition: Kat Bornhoft and Graham Harrison, UA Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa (NOV 4)
NOV 4-DEC 5 Eric Nubbe Exhibit – Sculpture, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOV 17-DEC 16 Saturated: Selections from the Permanent Collection of the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
NOV 28-DEC 16 K-12 Fellows Exhibition, Paul R. Jones Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa
NOV 28-DEC 30 Studio Artists Exhibition: Ann Betak, Steve Davis, Kerry Kennedy and Daniel Livingston, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
DEC 2-JAN 6, 2017 Kelly Shannon – Paintings, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
JAN 9 2017 Reception, Jim Graham and Laura Tanner | Morgan PriceSella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
JAN 9-26, 2017 Jim Graham and Laura Tanner | Morgan PriceSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
JAN 12-FEB 17 Echoes along the Syrian Border: Family Archeology and the Sound of Distant Gunfire: Works by James Emmette Neel, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
MAR 2 – APR 12 Mel Kendrick: In and Out of Paper, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
APR 6-20 EXIT 2017 BA Group ExhibitionSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
APR 21 – MAY 26 MFA Thesis Exhibitions: Kelsey Windham and Celestia Morgan, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA

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

http://art.ua.edu/category/roundup/ Always the latest Roundup!
http://art.ua.edu/about/calendar/
http://art.ua.edu/gallery/smga/
http://art.ua.edu/gallery/sgg/
http://art.ua.edu/gallery/prj/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/361599977234696/ (Alabama Art Post)
http://alwca.weebly.com/ (Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art)
http://alabama.travel/upcoming-events/search?q=Tuscaloosa
http://arts.alabama.gov/gallery.aspx
http://www.artsbham.com/visual-arts/
http://www.artsnautism.org/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/artnighttuscaloosanorthport/
http://canterburychapel.dioala.org/Ministries/art-at-canterbury.html (Betak Frangoulis Gallery)
http://www.bethanywindhamengle.com/
http://www.blackbelttreasures.com/ (Camden, Wilcox County)
http://bryantmuseum.com/
http://www.artsbma.org/exhibitions/current/
http://cac.tuscarts.org/cacgallery.php (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC)
http://tuscarts.org/gallery-juniorleague.php (Bama Theatre galleries)
http://cac.tuscarts.org/uagallery.php (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC)
http://www.chiltoncountyartscouncil.com/ (Chilton County Arts Council)
http://colemanarts.org/ (Sumter County)
http://creativecampus.ua.edu/
http://dcaf.ua.edu/
http://events.ua.edu/category/8/ (arts events at UA)
http://events.publicbroadcasting.net/wual/events.eventsmain
http://fayetteal.org/sipsey-arts-alliance/ (Fayette County)
http://fayetteartmuseum.vpweb.com/ (Fayette County)
http://galleryontheboulevard.com/Home.html
http://gorgashouse.ua.edu/
http://graceaberdean.com/
https://www.facebook.com/HookedOnArtsFestival (Wilcox County)
http://www.kentuck.org/
https://www.facebook.com/Lorrie-Lane-Studio-322780188223/
https://www.facebook.com/MontevalloArtDepartment
http://www.oconnorartstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Renaissance-Gallery-Inc-129254000418041/
https://www.facebook.com/riverportgallerynorthport
http://www.chiltoncountyartscouncil.com/rose-gallery.html (Rose Gallery, Clanton)
http://scfac.uwa.edu/default.htm (Sumter County Fine Arts Council)
http://www.themakersmarketalabama.com/
http://tuscaloosamoa.org/calendar-2/
http://www.tuscarts.org/calendarofevents.php
http://www.tuscarts.org/artnight.php
http://www.tuscwawa.com/ (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.)
http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/section/ent
http://www.tvaa.net/ (Tennessee Valley Art Association)
http://visittuscaloosa.com/events/
http://www.waqg.com/ (West Alabama Quilters Guild)
http://weldbham.com/blog/category/art-culture/
http://wilcoxcountyartscouncil.org/

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