Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Engage with your community through architecture, photography, crafts and all the arts (and, of course, gallery hopping)! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to. This list is updated throughout the week on this page.

HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING SOONEllington," by Leanna Leithauser

NOW-AUG 29 Leanna Leithauser-Lesley, Museum Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOW-AUG 31 Lee Busby, Teer Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOW-AUG 31 The Modernization of Tuscaloosa’s Built Environment: The Architecture of Don Buel Schuyler, 1937 – 1964, Bryant Conference Center, UA
NOW-AUG 31 ArtWorks 2018: TVAA Member Art Show, Tennessee Valley Art Association, Tuscumbia
NOW-AUG 31 The Functional Sculpture of Emil Milan, Harrison Galleries, 2315 Univ. Blvd., Tuscaloosa
SEP 4 Art Lecture: Morten Sonnenborg: “How Architecture is Created in Denmark,” Smith Hall 205, 4 pm
SEP 5 Artist Sheila Pree Bright: A Community Conversation, Warner Presentation Rm, Wynn Fine Arts Ctr, Stillman College, 6-7:30 pmSheila Pree Bright Poster (2018)

SEPTEMBER ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY (gallery guide

SEP 6 In Search of the Truth, Coleman Center for the Arts, York, 11 am-4 pm
SEP 6 Art Night, Dennis Thompson, Kentuck Art Center, Northport, (SEP 1- OCT 26) 5-8 pm
SEP 6 Art Night, Kids of Kentuck, Teer Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport (SEP 6-20), 5-8 pm
SEP 6 Gallery talks and reception, Graduate Student Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 109 Woods Hall, UA (SEP 4-27), 4-6 pm
SEP 6 Art Night ReceptionCom-bine – Selections from the Permanent CollectionSarah Moody Gallery of Art(AUG 23-SEP 28), 5-7 pm
SEP 6 Reception, Unnatural Response: Contemporary Art by Claire Lewis Evans, Anne Herbert, Kelly Parvin, and Kelly Shannon, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus (AUG 16-SEP 18), 5:30-7 pm
SEP 7 In Search of the Truth, Uniontown Public Library, Uniontown, 9 am-2 pm
SEP 7 First Friday, Downtown Tuscaloosa, 5-9 pm (individual gallery times vary)
SEP 7 Poets and Painters Show, Betak-Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury ChapelExample of architectural design by Morten Sonnenborg, a visiting lecturer to UA
SEP 7 Artist Reception, First Friday, University of Alabama Graduate Alumni Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center (both galleries), Tuscaloosa (AUG 3-SEP 28), 5-8 pm
SEP 7 First Friday event, O’Connor Studios, Tuscaloosa, 5:30-8:30 pm
SEP 7 Photographs by Elmore DeMott, Wood Sculpture by Emil MilanHarrison Galleries, 2315 Univ. Blvd., Tuscaloosa (SEP 7-24, special event SEP 14), 6-9 pm

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date) 

SEP 8 In Search of the Truth, Arts Revive, Selma, 10 am-4 pm
SEP 9 5th Street Vintage Market, 4150 Fifth Street, Northport, 10 am-4 pm
SEP 11 Dr. Richard K. Emmerson, art history lecture: “Apocalypse Illuminated,” Smith Hall 205, UA, 6:30 pm
SEP 14 Black Warrior Riverkeeper Special EventCelebrating Nature through Art – Photographs by Elmore DeMottHarrison Galleries (SEP 7-24), 5:30-7 pm
NOW-SEP 16 Jane Cassidy: Undersea Well, solo exhibition, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
NOW-SEP 18 Unnatural Response: Contemporary Art by Claire Lewis Evans, Anne Herbert, Kelly Parvin, and Kelly Shannon, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus
SEP 6-20 Kids of Kentuck, Teer Gallery, Kentuck, NorthportPoster for Emil Milan at Harrison Galleries First Friday August
SEP 7-24 Photographs by Elmore DeMott, Wood Sculpture by Emil MilanHarrison Galleries (special event SEP 14)
SEP 4-27 Graduate Student Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Woods Hall, UA
NOW-SEP 28 University of Alabama Graduate Alumni Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center (both galleries), Tuscaloosa
NOW-SEP 28 Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent CollectionSarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
NOW-SEP 28 Women of the Tide: 125 Years of Women at The University of Alabama, Gorgas House Museum, UA
NOW-SEP 29 B18: Wiregrass Biennial, Wiregrass Museum, Dothan

OCTOBER ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY (gallery guide

OCT 4 Art Night, Dennis ThompsonKentuck Art Center, Northport (SEP 1- OCT 19), 5-8 pm
OCT 4 Art Night, Kentuck’s Permanent Collection, Teer Gallery, Kentuck, Northport (OCT 4-NOV 24), 5-8 pm
OCT 4 Exhibition opening, Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue with Artist Edgar Heap of BirdsExhibition and events, Sella-Granata Art Gallery (OCT 4-24)Page from a Spanish Apocalypse: Silos Apocalypse: Northern Spain, c.1100, British Library Add. MS 11695, ff.147v-148.
OCT 5 First Friday, Downtown Tuscaloosa, 5-9 pm (individual gallery times vary)
OCT 5 First Friday Reception and Reunion, The Mother of Alabama Art Photography: Gay Burke, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC (OCT 5-26), 5:30-7:30 pm
OCT 5 First Friday Reception and Reunion, Students of Gay Burke Photography Exhibition, UA Gallery, DWCAC (OCT 5-26), 5:30-7:30 pm

NOW-OCT 11 Water of Alabama Juried Exhibition, Paperworkers Local, 2717 7th Ave. S., Birmingham
OCT 10 Art Lecture: Anne Keener, Curator of Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider, Lloyd Hall 226, UA, 3 pm
OCT 11 Exhibition opening, Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA (OCT 11-NOV 16)
OCT 11 Reception, Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, 5-7 pm
OCT 20-21 47th Kentuck Festival of the Arts, Northport
OCT 22 Artist lecture by Edgar Heap of Birds, Gorgas Library 205, 6:00 p.m.
OCT 23 Gallery talk with Edgar Heap of Birds, in conjunction with Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue, reception following, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4:00 p.m.Poster for Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue with Artist Edgar Heap of Birds, Exhibition and events, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Oct 4-24, 2018
NOW-OCT 24 Jim Morris Photographs, Kentuck’s Gallery at Hotel Indigo, Tuscaloosa
OCT 4-24 Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue with Artist Edgar Heap of BirdsExhibition and events, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
OCT 25 Monster Makeover IX Art Auction and Festival, Historic Drish House, 2300 17th St., Tuscaloosa
SEP 1-OCT 26 Dennis ThompsonKentuck Art Center, Northport
OCT 5-26 The Mother of Alabama Art Photography: Gay Burke, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC
OCT 5-26 Students of Gay Burke Photography Exhibition, UA Gallery, DWCAC
OCT 27 ART STALK: Montevallo Artwalk, Main Street, Montevallo, 1-6 pm
SEP 30-OCT 31 Making Alabama (Traveling Bicentennial Exhibit), Tennessee Valley Art Association, Tuscumbia

NOVEMBER ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY (gallery guide

NOV 1 Art Night, Crossroads Arts AllianceKentuck Art Center, Northport (OCT 30-NOV 24), 5-8 pm
NOV 2 First Friday, Downtown Tuscaloosa, 5-9 pm (individual gallery times vary)
NOV 2 Jayne Morgan Exhibit Opening, Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa
NOV 1 Exhibition opens, Chilton County Arts Council Fine Arts Show, CCAC/Rose Gallery, Clanton (NOV 1-30)

SEP 16-NOV 2 Selections from the Permanent Collection, Tennessee Valley Art Association, Tuscumbia
OCT 11-NOV 16 Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
OCT 4-NOV 24 Kids of Kentuck, Teer Gallery, Kentuck, NorthportPoets and Painters Exhibition, Betak-Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Chapel. Image courtesy Lorrie Lane.
OCT 30-NOV 24 Crossroads Arts AllianceKentuck Art Center, Northport
NOV 27 Lecture: Spirits of the Air: Birds and American Indians in the South, Gorgas Library 205, UA, 6-8 pm
NOV 28 Artist Lecture by Alice Hohenberg Federico, Gorgas 205, 6 pm
NOV 29 Exhibition opening, Works by Alice Hohenberg Federico, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art (NOV 29-JAN 11 2019)
NOV 1-30 Chilton County Arts Council Fine Arts Show, CCAC/Rose Gallery, Clanton
DEC 2 5th Street Vintage Market, 4150 Fifth Street, Northport, 10 am-4 pm

DECEMBER ART NIGHT & FIRST FRIDAY (gallery guide

DEC 6 Art Night, Kentuck’s Studio ArtistsKentuck Art Center and Teer Gallery, Northport, (DEC 4-FEB 7) 5-8 pm
DEC 7 First Friday, Downtown Tuscaloosa, 5-9 pm (individual gallery times vary)

DEC 4-FEB 7, 2019 Kentuck’s Studio ArtistsKentuck Art Center and Teer Gallery, NorthportPhoto by Andy Meadows (MFA 1995) created when he was a student of Professor Gay Burke's.

JANUARY 2019

NOV 29-JAN 11 2019 Works by Alice Hohenberg Federico, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
JAN 24 Artist Lecture: Michi Meko, Gorgas Library 205, 7 pm
NOW-FEB 15 Exhibit: Black Belt Alabama, 2nd Floor Lobby & Reading Room, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Mary Harmon Bryant Hall, UA
FEB 20 Artist Lecture: Ben Vida, Gorgas Library 205, 7 pm
MAR 5 Artist Lecture: Iva Gueorguieva, Gorgas Library 205, 7 pm
JAN 24-MAR 8, 2019 Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu , Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
MAR 21-MAY 3, 2019 Confluence by Jerry Uelsmann, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
APR TBA, 2019 Hog Wild for Art Festival, Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center, Camden
APR 13, 2019 Rooster Day, Marengo County Historical Society, Demopolis

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)April Livingston, Three Flies, 2016, cast iron and steel, each fly is 3 inches x 4 feet 7 inches
http://www.alabamacenterforthearts.org/
http://alwca.weebly.com/ (Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art)
http://alabama.travel/upcoming-events/search?q=Tuscaloosa
http://artsrevive.com/ (Selma)
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://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://www.druidcityartsfestival.com/
https://www.ua.edu/events/category/8/ (arts events at UA)
http://events.publicbroadcasting.net/wual/events.eventsmain
http://fayetteal.org/sipsey-arts-alliance/ (Fayette County)
http://fayetteal.org/residents/art-museum/ (Fayette County)
http://firstfridaytuscaloosa.com/
http://gorgashouse.ua.edu/
http://graceaberdean.com/
http://www.firstfridaytuscaloosa.com/art-galleries/harrison-galleries-llc
https://www.facebook.com/HookedOnArtsFestival (Wilcox County)
http://www.hooverlibrary.org/galleries
http://tuscarts.org/gallery-juniorleague.php (Junior League Gallery, Bama Theatre)
http://www.kentuck.org/
http://stephensmith.gallery/exhibitions.html
http://www.warnertransportationmuseum.com/
https://www.montevallo.edu/academics/colleges/college-of-fine-arts/departments/department-of-art/the-gallery/
http://www.oconnorartstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/riverportgallerynorthport
http://scfac.uwa.edu/default.htm (Sumter County Fine Arts Council)
http://www.themakersmarketalabama.com/
http://www.tuscarts.org/calendarofevents.php
http://www.tuscarts.org/artnight.php
http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/entertainment (no visual arts)
http://www.tvaa.net/ (Tennessee Valley Art Association)
http://visittuscaloosa.com/events/
http://www.waqg.com/ (West Alabama Quilters Guild)
http://wilcoxcountyartscouncil.org/

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