It’s the Season for Artists and Craftspeople in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, October 14, 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!

HAPPENING NOW or ENDING SOON!Double didgeridoo by Will McGavin, painted by Mitchell Griest, for Kentuck 2015.

OCT 14 Reception, The Strange Meditation of Waiting, drawings by Aynslee Moon, Main Entry Gallery, Heritage Hall, Talladega (UA art alumna Aynslee Moon)
OCT 16 Fall Salon, PaperWorkers Local, Birmingham, 5:30-8 pm (Joi West, Roger Jones, Michael Merry)
OCT 16 DEADLINE: 31st Annual West Alabama Juried Show, Arts Council of Tuscaloosa
NOW-OCT 16 Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date unless one day event)

OCT 17-18 Installation view of work by Derek G. Larson for [monitor]
OCT 19 Tuscaloosa Southern Exposure Screening, Ferguson Theater, UA, 6:30 pm
OCT 20 Reception, Family Matters: LGBTQ Youth Perspectives, Ferguson Center Art Gallery
NOW-OCT 23 Marc Mitchell & Derek Larson, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception OCT 2)
OCT 27 Reception and auction, Monster Makeover VI, Tuscaloosa Transportation Museum, 5-8 pm
NOW-OCT 30 Every Night: An Exhibition of Paintings by Roger Jones, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa (reception OCT 2)
NOW-OCT 30 Fertile Ground: The Civil Rights Legacy in the Mississippi Delta – Photographs by Doris Derby, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa (reception OCT 2)
NOW-OCT 31 Wish You Were Here community postcard art exhibition, T.E.M.P. Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOV 2 Lecture by Artist Russ Warren, 205 Gorgas Library, 4:30 pm.
NOV 2 Joyce J. Scott, “Prayers,” 2012, SMGA.
NOV 2 Artwork Pickup date, Wish You Were Here exhibition, T.E.M.P. Gallery, Kentuck


NOV 5 Reception, Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery (NOV 2-20)
NOV 5 Art Night at Kentuck: Miz Thang in the T.E.M.P. Gallery, downtown Northport
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 ViewingNamibian Craft: the Unknown and the Outsiders, UA Gallery, DWCAC, 5:30-8 pm
NOV 6 Reception, Wings, art exhibition by Kevin Ledgewood at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center

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
NOW-NOV 15 Aquatic Dreams, Daniel Day Gallery, 3025 6th Ave., S., B’ham
OCT 19-NOV 15 Family Matters: LGBTQ Youth Perspectives, Ferguson Center Art Gallery, UA
NOW-NOV 20 K-12 Fellowship Exhibition: University Place Elementary and Bryant High, Paul R. Jones Gallery, Tuscaloosa
NOV 2-20 Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception NOV 5)
NOV 20 DEADLINEDouble Exposure Photography Exhibition, Arts Council of Tuscaloosa
NOV 6-25 Namibian Craft: the Unknown and the Outsiders, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOV 6-27 WINGS – Insects and Other Life Forms by Kevin Ledgewood, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC
NOV 5-30 Miz Thang in the T.E.M.P. Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
OCT 29-DEC 4 Russ Warren: Works 1971 – 2015, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
Rachel Dobson, "Come on, be with us!," 3 of 5 pieces, 2015

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 The Latest Roundup!  (Alabama Art Post) (Gazette Gallery, Northport)  (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC) (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC)  (Arts events at UA)  (Wilcox County Arts Council) (Sumter County Fine Arts Council)  (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.)  (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: Your comments and suggestions are welcome.

Thank you for supporting ALL of the arts all over west Alabama!