Immersive Environments and Real Life Reflections: Art in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, February 10, 2016.  This week has several great events scheduled! Check out all of the upcoming art events in West Alabama and a bit beyond. Everybody, please send us your visual art events if you are in this area – we want to know what you are up to!

HAPPENING THURSDAY (TOMORROW)!Jane Cassidy, Music For Cars At Night On Country Roads

FEB 11 Artist Lecture: Lisa Iglesias, 203 Garland Hall, UA, 6 pm
FEB 11 Installations at The Fuel & Lumber Company, Tuscaloosa: Jane Cassidy and Lisa Iglesias, 7:30 pm
FEB 11 Reception, Real Lives: Observations and Reflections by Dale Kennington, UA Gallery, DWCAC (NOW-MAR 11), 5-7 pm


NOW-FEB 12 Sydney Ewerth MA Exhibition | Jiaqi Pan Postbaccalaureate Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

FEB 19 Reception, Dale Kennington, A Crow Named Jim
NOW-FEB 20 Seconds, Joani Inglett, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa
NOW-FEB 25  Southern As… Exhibition by Amos Kennedy, Samford University Art Gallery, Birmingham
FEB 25 Closing reception, Southern As… Exhibition by Amos Kennedy, Samford University Art Gallery, Birmingham, 2-6 pm
FEB 26 Empty Bowls project, University Presbyterian Church, 1127-8th St., Tuscaloosa, 11 am-1:30 pm
NOW-FEB 26 Laurie Simmons: Two Boys and the Love Doll, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
NOW-FEB 26 Handmade bowls at Empty Bowls 2015
NOW-FEB 26 Thomas Spake: The Phoenix Transformation, Glass & Light, Kentuck, Northport
NOW-FEB 26 Unrecognized: Anonymous Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, PRJ Gallery, Tuscaloosa
NOW-FEB 26 Fine Folk Art III exhibition, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana
NOW-FEB 29 Favorites: Exhibition by Carmen Hudson and Kristin Frangoulis, Gallery at Canterbury Chapel, Tuscaloosa
FEB 4-MAR 4 Black On Film photo exhibition of work by Adrian O. Walker, Ferguson Center Art Gallery, UA campus
NOW-MAR 4 Laurie Simmons, The Love Doll/Day 32 (Blue Geisha, Black & White Room), 2011, pigment print 70 x 47 inches. Image courtesy the artist and Salon 94, New York.
MAR 4 Reception, On the Rocks: Paintings by Deborah Hughes, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, 5-8 pm
MAR 4-5 West Alabama Quilters Guild Biennial Quilt Show, Taylorville UMC, 640 Bear Creek Road, Tuscaloosa
MAR 6 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport Farmers Market, Northport
MAR 7 Opening, Dimensions, Ferguson Center Gallery, UA campus
FEB 24-MAR 9 Anna Katherine Phipps MFA Exhibition | Aushrea Adams, Tanika Powers and Haylee Walker BFA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
MAR 7-11 Seconds: Joani Inglett MA Exhibition, February 5-20, 2016, Harrison Galleries
NOW-MAR 11 Real Lives: Observations and Reflections by Dale Kennington, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-MAR 23 Let Us Now Praise Famous Soil: Exploring Alabama’s Black Belt: Chip Cooper, Robin McDonald, Jerry Siegel, Michael Vaughn Sims, ASCA Gallery, Montgomery
MAR 21-25 Dimensions (part 2) Ferguson Center Gallery, UA campus
MAR 3-APR 1 On the Rocks: Paintings by Deborah Hughes, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-APR 1 The Artist’s Studio, Inside and Out, Wellness Walls for Art, University Medical Center, Tuscaloosa
MAR 21-APR 8 BA Group Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
APR 9 Seventh Annual Druid City Arts Festival, Government Plaza, Tuscaloosa, 10 am-6 pm
MAR 10-APR 10 Selections from the Permanent Collection, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
APR 14 ARTIST LECTURE: William Downs, Garland Hall and Fuel & Lumber Co., Tuscaloosa (more info coming)
APR 18-30 Photograph by Jiaqi Pan for her postbaccalaureate exhibition, "Drive Thru" in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery, February 2016.
APR 30 Hog Wild for Art Festival, Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center, Camden, Alabama
FEB 19-APR 30 For the Love of Mardi Gras Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery, Birmingham
APR 18-MAY 3 Turner Williams MFA Exhibition | Celestia Morgan MA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
MAY 7 Art in the Park 2016, Jasper
NOW-MAY 15 Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection, Birmingham Museum of Art
APR 19-MAY 27 Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art

AUG 5-SEP 30 UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
SEP 2 Reception, UAB/UA Faculty Exhibition, DWCAC, 5:00-8:00, First Friday

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)

Bryant Museum (Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC) (Bama Theatre galleries) (University of Alabama Gallery, DWCAC)

Home (Arts events at UA)

Sipsey Arts Alliance (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!