The Holiday Art Season is Heating Up in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, November 16, 2016. More and more holiday art events and exhibitions will be happening over the next couple of months! Everybody, please send us your West Alabama visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week.

HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING SOON Jennifer Bartlett, "Boat," SMGA Permanent Collection

NOV 17 10th Annual An Evening of Arts ‘n’ Autism, Harrison Galleries, Tuscaloosa, 6-8 pm (fundraiser, $)
NOV 17 Opening Reception, Saturated: Selections from the Permanent Collection of the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA (NOV 17-DEC 16), 5-7 pm
NOW-NOV 18 Art Exhibit and Silent Auction, Ferguson Student Center Art Gallery, sponsored by UA Dance Marathon
NOV 18 Open Studio (1st & 3rd Fridays)Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center, Camden, 9 am-12 noon2016 Paperworkers Local holiday show
NOV 18 Small Works – Members Holiday Sale, Paperworkers Local, Forest Park, Birmingham (also Dec. 17), 5:30-8 pm
NOV 20 Creative Response: Reflections on Challenging Times, Drish House, Tuscaloosa, 2-4 pm
NOW-NOV 22 Ashlyn Pope and Chris Staley dual exhibitionSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
NOV 23 Holiday Open House, Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center, Camden
NOV 24 Thanksgiving

ONGOING & UPCOMING (in order of ending date) 

NOW-NOV 25 Kate Rothra Fleming at Kentuck, Nov 2016
NOW-NOV 25 Marysia Galbraith: Everyday Art, Kentuck Art Center, Northport
NOW-NOV 30 BFA Exhibition: Kat Bornhoft, Graham Harrison and Meg HowtonUA Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa
NOW-NOV 30 Opening Reception, Doors Of My Art~Rae Lynn Dodson~Solo Exhibition, Shelby County Arts Council, Columbiana
DEC 4 5th Street Vintage Market, Northport Farmers Market, 11am – 4 pm
NOW-DEC 5 More Things – Sculpture by Eric NubbeArts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa


DEC 1 Art Night at UA Dance Marathon silent auction for Children's of Alabama
DEC 2 First Friday Reception, apophenia: Kelly Shannon MFA Exhibition, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa (DEC 2-JAN 6, 2017), 5-8 pm
DEC 2 First Friday in downtown Tuscaloosa – check back for more info!

DEC 6 It’s Ornamental: Silent Auction to benefit Turning Point Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Services, University Club, 7-9 pm
NOW-DEC 9 Parataxic Distortion: Kardarius Haku Rhinehart BA Exhibition, Cordell Wynn Humanities Fine Arts Center Gallery, Stillman College
DEC 9 DEADLINE: Artist Applications for Sipsey Arts Alliance Christmas Art Market, Fayette Civic Center
DEC 15 DEADLINE: Artist Registration for 8th Annual Druid City Arts Festival
NOV 17-DEC 16 Saturated: Selections from the Permanent Collection of the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
NOV 28-DEC 16 Our Voice, Our World, K-12 Fellows ExhibitionPaul R. Jones Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa
DEC 17 Graham Harrison, “Just a Dance,” 2016, charcoal and ink on paper, 58 x 40 inches.Birmingham (also Nov. 18), 5:30-8 pm
DEC 17-18 Sipsey Arts Alliance Christmas Art Market, Fayette Civic Center
NOV 28-DEC 30 Studio Artists Exhibition: Ann Betak, Steve Davis, Kerry Kennedy and Daniel LivingstonKentuck Art Center, Northport
NOW-DEC 30 Annual Holiday Art Exhibition, Daniel Day Gallery, Birmingham


DEC 2-JAN 6 apophenia: Kelly Shannon MFA Exhibition, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa, 5-8 pm
NOW-JAN 9 Photography by Kathleen Fetters, Hotel Indigo, Tuscaloosa
NOW-JAN 11 Alabama Writers Hall of Fame: Class of 2016 exhibition, Pearce Lobby, Gorgas Library, UA
JAN 12 Reception, Jim Graham and Laura Tanner | Morgan PriceSella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
JAN 9-26 Jim Graham and Laura Tanner | Morgan PriceSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
NOW-FEB 2 Etruscan Dreams – Works by Terrell Taylor, Miller Art Gallery, Meridian Community College, Meridian, MS
FEB 9 Public lecture: Wassan al-Khudhairi, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Birmingham Museum of Art, location: UA campus, details TBA 
JAN 12-FEB 17 Echoes along the Syrian Border: Family Archeology and the Sound of Distant Gunfire: Works by James Emmette NeelSarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
NOW-FEB 25 The Modernization of Tuscaloosa’s Built Environment: the Architecture of Don Buel Schuyler, 1937 – 1964Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum, Tuscaloosa
MAR 23 Reception, Joani Inglett MFA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
MAR 20-30 Joani Inglett MFA ExhibitionSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
APR 8 8th Annual Druid City Arts Festival, Government Plaza, Tuscaloosa, 10 am – 5 pm
MAR 2 – APR 12 Mel Kendrick: In and Out of Paper, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA
APR 6-20 EXIT 2017 BA Group ExhibitionSella-Granata Art Gallery, UA
APR 21 – MAY 26 MFA Thesis Exhibitions: Kelsey Windham and Celestia MorganSarah Moody Gallery of Art, 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) (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) (Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum) (Rose Gallery, Clanton) (Sumter County Fine Arts Council) (West Alabama Woodworking Assn.) (Tennessee Valley Art Association) (West Alabama Quilters Guild)


Look for this e-list each week, a service of 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.

Thank you for supporting ALL of the arts all over West Alabama!
“Gathering West Alabama’s Visual Arts Events since September 2013”