Summer Celestial Events Highlight Art in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, June 22, 2016. The Strawberry Moon and the Summer Solstice— what better reasons to bring more art into your life?! Everybody, please send us your A photograph by Karen Graffeo from her series, Cuba: de lo profundo del alma.


JUN 24 Reception, B-Side Rock and Roll Exhibition, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana, 6 pm (JUN 24-JUL 25)
NOW-JUN 25 Made in Alabama, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan
NOW-JUN 26 Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection, Birmingham Museum of Art

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

NOW-JUN 30 Scott McQueen, Hen Party, at Kentuck Center in June.
NOW-JUN 30 Collins Folk Art Collection, Kentuck Gallery; Scott McQueen: Clarke Gallery, Northport
NOW-JUN 30 Mermaids, Monsters & Miscellaneous: New Paintings & More by Rachel DobsonManna Grocery, 2300 McFarland Blvd., E., Tuscaloosa
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
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 in Tuscaloosa/Northport
JUL 7 Art Night at Kentuck: Community Postcard Show, Kentuck Gallery, David Betak, Clarke Gallery, Northport
NOW-JUL 8 Troika: Cuba Soul Deep: Karen Graffeo, Chip Cooper and Julio Angel Larramendi, Tennessee Valley Museum of Art, Tuscumbia
JUL 9, Reception, Deborah Hughes, On the Rocks exhibition
JUL 16 DEADLINE for the Alabama National Biennial Juried Art Exhibition 
JUN 24-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 Community Postcard Show, Kentuck Gallery; David Betak, Clarke Gallery, Northport
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 In Miniature, at the Paul R. Jones Gallery, 2016.
NOW-AUG 23 In Miniature – Small Pictures from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, PRJ Gallery, Tuscaloosa
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 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
SEP 8-29 Dennis Ritter | Eleanor Aldrich, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
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, Installation view, Alabama National Juried Art Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery.
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
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)


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