May Brings Folk Art, Rock ‘n’ Roll Art, Vintage Art to West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Enjoy a cool May Art Night and First Friday before art heats up this summer! Everybody, please send us your 2016 Sarah Ann Austin MFA exhibition, Harrison Galleries, May 6.

MAY 4 Reception, Tranquility in Nature: Lori Ann Layden paintings and jewelry, Gallery at Canterbury, 5-7 pm

MAY 5 Art Night at Kentuck Art Center, Folk Art Collection of Wyatt & Becky Collins, Northport, 5-8 pm
MAY 6 2016 Annual BFA Juried Exhibition, April 18-28, Harrison Galleries
MAY 6 First Friday Reception, The B Side Group ExhibitionDinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, 5-8 pm
MAY 6 May First Friday!!! Grace Aberdean Habitat Alchemy, 2124 9th St., Tuscaloosa, 6-9 pm
MAY 6 First Friday, O’Connor Art Studios, 2316 University Blvd., Tuscaloosa, 5:30-8 pm

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

NOW-MAY 6 2016 B-Side Exhibition, DWCACTuscumbia
MAY 7 Art in the Park 2016, 1072 Gamble Avenue, Jasper
NOW-MAY 7 Karina Salazar Senior Art Exhibition, Wynn Center Art Gallery, Stillman College
NOW-MAY 13 For the Love of Mardi Gras Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery, Birmingham
MAY 14 Early Bird Deadline, 45th Kentuck Festival
MAY 14 Open House, Chilton County Arts Council’s Annual May Juried Art Show, Rose Gallery, Clanton (NOW-MAY 25), 11 am-1 pm
NOW-MAY 15 Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection, Birmingham Museum of Art
MAY 20 Reception, Flora and Fauna Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery, Birmingham, 6-9 pm
MAY 21 Reception, Intimate Spaces, Union Grove Gallery, UAH, 6-9 pm
NOW-MAY 27 Installation view, 2016 UA Faculty Biennial, work by Adrienne Callander in foreground.
MAY 6-27 The B Side Group Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
MAY 6-30 After Eighteen Forty Two – Sarah Ann Austin MFA Thesis Exhibition, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
NOW-MAY 25 Chilton County Arts Council’s Annual May Juried Art Show, Rose Gallery, Clanton
NOW-MAY 31 Tranquility in Nature: Lori Ann Layden paintings, Gallery at Canterbury, Tuscaloosa
JUN 1 DEADLINEFinal Application Deadline, 45th Kentuck Festival
JUN 3 First Friday Reception, Paintings by David Gosselin, UA Gallery and Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa, 5-8 pm
JUN 5 5th Street Vintage Market, 4150 5th Street, Northport, 11 am-4 pm
NOW-JUN 25 2016 June 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport
NOW-JUN 30 Deborah Hughes: On the Rocks, Wellness Walls for Art, University Medical Center
JUN 1-30 Collins Folk Art Collection, Kentuck Gallery; Scott McQueen: Clarke Gallery, Northport
MAY 21-JUL 2 Intimate Spaces, Union Grove Gallery, UAH, Huntsville
NOW-JUL 8 Troika: Cuba Soul Deep: Karen Graffeo, Chip Cooper and Julio Angel Larramendi, Tennessee Valley Museum of Art, Tuscumbia
JUN 3-JUL 29 Paintings by David Gosselin, UA Gallery and Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
JUL 1-31 Paintings by David Gosselin at the DWCAC, June 3-July 29, 2016
AUG 1-31 Laquita Thomson, Kentuck Gallery; Anne Stickney, Clarke Gallery, Northport

AUG 5-SEP 30 UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
AUG 15-SEP 1 Alabama National Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
SEP 2 First Friday Reception, UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, DWCAC, 5-8 pm

ANYTIME: Stroll between galleries through our Annual BFA Juried Exhibition at the UA Gallery, DWCAClawns.

CALENDARS, EVENT LISTS & VISUAL ARTS SITES Always the latest Roundup! (Alabama Art Post) (Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art) (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC) (Bama Theatre galleries) (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC) (Chilton County Arts Council) (Arts events at UA) (Wilcox County Arts Council) (Rose Gallery, Clanton) (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 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.

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