We’re Thankful, Early and Often, for Art in West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Tuesday, November 24, 2015.
Welcome – just a bit early – 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!

ENDING TODAY OR SOON – Call to check hours during the holidays!Kevin Ledgewood, watercolor in his exhibition, "Wings," in November 2015.

NOW-NOV 25 Namibian Craft: the Unknown and the Outsiders, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-NOV 25 Entrelazado: An Exhibition of Cuban Printmaking, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, UA (reception NOV 12)
NOW-NOV 27 Miz Thang in the T.E.M.P. Gallery, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOW-NOV 27 WINGS – Insects and Other Life Forms by Kevin Ledgewood, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC

Brandon Baggett, painting detail

DEC 3 Art Night at Kentuck, Kentuck Studio Artists: Ann Betak, Robbie Roberts, Daniel Livingston, Kerry Kennedy, and Steve Davis, Northport, 5-8 pm
DEC 4 Reception, People, Places and Things: Paintings by Paul Looney in the Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, 5-8 pm
DEC 4 Reception, Paintings by Brandon Baggett, Gallery at Canterbury, 812 5th Ave, Tuscaloosa
DEC 5, Holiday Market, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 6400 New Watermelon Road, Tuscaloosa, 10 am-2 pm

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date)

NOW-DEC 4 Daniel Livingston's raku pottery at Kentuck.
DEC 6 5th Street Vintage Market Holiday Edition, Northport Farmer’s Market, 4150 5th St., 11 am-4 pm
NOW-DEC 15 31st West Alabama Juried Show ExhibitBama Theatre’s Junior League Gallery, Tuscaloosa
DEC 15 Art Talk Tuesday: Paul Looney on his People, Places and Things, DWCAC. Bring your lunch and a friend! Noon-1 pm
DEC 15 Closing Reception, 31st West Alabama Juried Show Exhibit, Junior League Gallery, 5:30 pm-7 pm
DEC 1-31 Paintings by Brandon Baggett, Gallery at Canterbury, 812 5th Ave, Tuscaloosa
DEC 3-31 Kentuck Studio Artists Exhibit, Kentuck, downtown Northport
DEC 4-JAN 8, 2016 People, Places and Things: Paintings by Paul Looney in the Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa
NOW-JAN 14 More Quilting, Carving, and Printing Too! University Medical Center, 850 Fifth Avenue East, Tuscaloosa
DEC 19, 2015-MAY 15, 2016 Russ Warren (American, b. 1951), "Fino Fino Por Favor," 1991, Acrylic on canvas, 60 x 72 ½ inches, Image courtesy of Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville.

ANYTIME: Stroll between galleries through our Woods Quad Sculpture Garden with five outdoor sculptures, plus other sculptures in adjoining campus lawns.

5th Street Vintage Market in March 2015 features local artists and craftspeople.  (Alabama Art Post)  (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!