Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, November 4, 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/a. Everybody, please send us your visual art event if you are in the West Alabama area – we want to know!
ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY, NOVEMBER
NOV 5 Artist Lecture: Sophie Lvoff, Gorgas 205, 7 pm (Facebook event page)
NOV 5 Art Night at Kentuck: featuring Miz Thang, downtown Northport, 5-8 pm (Nov. 5-27)
NOV 5 Exhibition opens: Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery (Nov 5-27)
NOV 6 Reception, WINGS – Insects and Other Life Forms by Kevin Ledgewood, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC (NOV 6-27), 5-8 pm
NOV 6 Artist talk: Becky Beamer and Documentary Viewing, Namibian Craft: the Unknown and the Outsiders, UA Gallery, DWCAC, 5:30-8 pm
NOV 6 First Friday at O’Connor Art Studios with Paul Lucchesi and Caleb O’Connor, 2316 Univ. Blvd., Tuscaloosa, 5:30-8:30pm
NOV 6 Reception, Earthscapes: new paintings, sculptures and mixed media works by Charles and Betty Mills Groover, Walnut Gallery, Gadsden, 6-8 pm (UA art alumni)
NOW-NOV 8 Mosaiques sur Toile – Mosaics on Canvas: A Retrospective of Works from the Life of Ernest Vial, 1937-1999, Tuscaloosa Museum of Art
NOV 8 Unveiling ceremony, “The Birth of Alabama’s First Great Educational Institution” painting by Dean Mosher, Pearce Foyer, Gorgas Library, 3 pm
NOV 9 Unveiling of “President’s Mansion, The University of Alabama” by Nall, Bryant Conference Center, UA, 4:30 pm
NOV 11 Panel discussions around contemporary artists and war, Space One Eleven, B’ham, 5 pm
NOV 12 Meet the Artist Lecture: Mark Sfirri, Bryant Conference Center, 3-4:30 pm
NOV 12 Reception, Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 5-7 pm (NOV 5-27)
NOV 12 Community Arts Conversations, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, 5-7 pm
NOW-NOV 15 Aquatic Dreams, Daniel Day Gallery, 3025 6th Ave., S., B’ham
NOW-NOV 15 Family Matters: LGBTQ Youth Perspectives, Ferguson Center Art Gallery, UA
NOW-NOV 15 Fall Salon @ Paperworkers Local, Birmingham, 4-7 pm
NOV 17 Art Talk Tuesday: Kevin Ledgewood on his Wings, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC. Bring your lunch and a friend! 12-1 pm
NOW-NOV 20 K-12 Fellowship Exhibition: University Place Elementary and Bryant High, Paul R. Jones Gallery, Tuscaloosa
NOV 20 Triple Tongue II (fashion, music, poetry and art), Green Bar, Tuscaloosa, 7 pm
NOV 6-NOV 20 ramble – art works by Kelly Parvin, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
NOV 20 DEADLINE: Double Exposure Photography Exhibition, Arts Council of Tuscaloosa
NOV 6-25 Namibian Craft: the Unknown and the Outsiders, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOV 5-27 Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception NOV 12)
NOV 5-27 Miz Thang in the T.E.M.P. Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOV 6-27 WINGS – Insects and Other Life Forms by Kevin Ledgewood, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC
NOW-DEC 4 Russ Warren: Works 1971 – 2015, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art (Nov. 2 reception)
DEC 6 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport Farmer’s Market, 4150 5th St., 11 am-4 pm
NOW-DEC 15 31st West Alabama Juried Show Exhibit, Bama Theatre’s Junior League Gallery, Tuscaloosa
DEC 15 Closing Reception, 31st West Alabama Juried Show Exhibit, Junior League Gallery, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
NOW-JAN 14 More Quilting, Carving, and Printing Too! University Medical Center, 850 Fifth Avenue East, Tuscaloosa
DEC 19, 2015-MAY 15, 2016 Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection, Birmingham Museum of Art
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/ The Latest Roundup!
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!