Celebrate Your Artistic Independence in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Celebrate your freedom by supporting the arts all over West Alabama. Everybody, please send us your West Alabama visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to!

FIRST FRIDAY & ENDING THIS WEEKSue Blackshear Exhibit 2016

NOW-JUN 30 Deborah Hughes: On the Rocks, Wellness Walls for Art, University Medical Center
NOW-JUN 30 Collins Folk Art Collection, Kentuck Gallery; Scott McQueen: Clarke Gallery, Northport
NOW-JUN 30 Our WayBetak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa
JUN 30 Reception, Debbie Richards (exhibition), Sipsey Arts Alliance, Missy’s Taste of Home, Fayette, 4-6 pm
JUL 1 First Friday in Tuscaloosa/Northport – call your favorite gallery first to see if they’re open!
Scott McQueen, Hen Party, at Kentuck Center in June.

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

NOW-JUL 2 Intimate Spaces Juried Exhibition, Union Grove Gallery, UAH, Huntsville
JUL 6 Reception, Farewell, Alabama – Paintings and Drawings by Sue Blackshear, Betak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa, 5-7 pm (JUL 6-31)
JUL 7 Art Night at KentuckCommunity Postcard Show, Kentuck Gallery, David Betak, Clarke Gallery, Northport
JUL 8 Second Friday Special! Mary Kerr at Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
NOW-JUL 8 A photograph by Karen Graffeo from her series, Cuba: de lo profundo del alma.
JUL 9, Reception, Another Man’s Treasure (JUL 6-27), Rose Gallery, Chilton County Arts Council, Clanton, 11 am-1 pm
JUL 16 DEADLINE for the Alabama National Biennial Juried Art Exhibition 
NOW-JUL 25 B-Side Rock and Roll Exhibition, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana
JUL 6-27 Another Man’s Treasure (JUL 6-27), Rose Gallery, Chilton County Arts Council, Clanton
NOW-JUL 29 Paintings by David Gosselin, UA Gallery and Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-JUL 29 Breaking out of the Briar Patch: Joel Chandler Harris in Perspective2nd Floor, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Tuscaloosa
JUL 7-30 David Betak, artist in residence at the DWCAC
NOW-JUL 30 (held over!) Mermaids, Monsters & Miscellaneous: New Paintings & More by Rachel DobsonManna Grocery, 2300 McFarland Blvd., E., Tuscaloosa
JUL 6-31 Farewell, Alabama – Paintings and Drawings by Sue Blackshear, Betak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa
AUG 4 Art Night at Kentuck: Laquita Thomson, Kentuck Gallery; Anne Stickney, Clarke Gallery, Northport (through Aug 31)
AUG 5 First Friday Reception, What’s in Bloom? – Photography by Paul StewartBetak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Episcopal, Tuscaloosa
NOW-AUG 14 Annual Flora & Fauna 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, Rachel Dobson, "Premonition 2 (wave drowning wave)," March 1993Tuscaloosa
AUG 25 Reception, Second Alabama National Juried Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA, 4-6 pm
AUG 1-31 What’s in Bloom? – Photography by Paul StewartBetak 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 Alabama National Biennial Juried Art Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
SEP 2 First Friday Reception, UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, DWCAC, 5-8 pm
SEP 8 Reception, Dennis Ritter | Eleanor Aldrich, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
NOW-SEP 24 Remembering 4 Little GirlsMildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, Tuscaloosa
SEP 8-29 Dennis Ritter | Eleanor Aldrich, Paintings by David Gosselin at the DWCAC, June 3-July 29, 2016
AUG 5-SEP 30 UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
OCT 6 Reception, Matt Ziemke | Melissa Stern, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm (Art Night)
OCT 6-27 Matt Ziemke | Melissa Stern, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
SEP 14-OCT 31 Smithsonian exhibit: Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America, Black Belt Museum, sponsored by University of West Alabama
NOV 3 Reception, Ashlynn Pope, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm (Art Night)
NOV 5-6 Chilton County Arts Festival, Clanton
AUG 12-NOV 10 Illustration from Brer Rabbit by Joel Chandler Harris
NOV 3-22 Ashlynn Pope, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
NOV 1-25 Kate Rothra Fleming: Glass Jewelry, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOV 4-DEC 5 Eric Nubbe Exhibit – Sculpture, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, 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 Price, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
JAN 9-26, 2017 Jim Graham and Laura Tanner | Morgan Price, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 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 Always the latest Roundup! (Alabama Art Post) (Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art) (Betak Frangoulis Gallery, Canterbury Chapel) (Camden, Wilcox County) (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC) (Bama Theatre galleries) (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC) (Chilton County Arts Council) (Sumter County) (Arts events at UA) (Fayette County) (Fayette County) (Wilcox County Arts Council) (Rose Gallery, Clanton) (Sumter County Fine Arts Council) (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.) (Tennessee Valley Art Association) (West Alabama Quilters Guild meets 2nd Saturdays)


Look for this e-list each week, a service of 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 West Alabama folks 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!
“Gathering West Alabama’s Visual Arts Events since September 2013”