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Gallery 72

Gallery Hours:: 8am – 6pm,  M-F

Art Against the WallAn Artist Response to Civil Wars
Curated by Radcliffe Bailey
The exhibition will feature work by artists Mohau ModisakengPAA JoeStephen Shames, George Washington Carver, Donald LockeE.K. Huckaby and artifacts courtesy of the Jack Shainman Gallery and Atlanta History Center.
On View July 11 – August 22, 2014
Gallery Hours M-F :: 8 am – 6 pm
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 17 :: 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Made Possible By:
The City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs
Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum

Special Thanks to:
Atlanta History Center
Jack Shainman Gallery
Dr. Stephen and Arnika Dawkins
Brenda Locke

For more information visit http://www.ocaatlanta.com/.

Gallery 72 is located in 2 City Plaza at 72 Marietta Street, Atlanta, GA 30303. We encourage all attendees to carpool or use public transportation. 2 City Plaza and Gallery 72 are located just two blocks away from the 5 Points MARTA Station.

 

“Foreword” Press:

ArtsATL – Review Gallery 72

Curbed – South Downtown Resurgence Continues with Gallery 72

Creative Loafing – Gallery 72 to Open in Downtown’s Old AJC Building

Creative Loafing – Former AJC Headquarters Debuts as City’s ‘Gallery 72’

Grand Opening Slide Show, by Architecture Tourist

 

Gallery Contact: Courtney Hammond,  404-546-6980, Chammond@AtlantaGa.gov

 


Upcoming Exhibitions – 2014

August 29-September 13, 2014 – Second Annual Walthall Fellowship Exhibition: Part 1. Kennesaw Zuckerman Museum in conjunction with WonderRoot presents 11 Atlanta artists in their last stage of the prestigious 2014 Walthall Fellowship. These artists will be presented in two consecutive exhibitions, as Part 1 and Part 2 of the Walthall Fellowship Exhibition, curated by Kristie Tepper and Theresa Reeves of the Kennesaw State Zuckerman Museum. Artists will present work of various media including digital, visual, creative writing, performance and installation. WF Part 1 exhibiting artists: Chris Chambers, Iman Person, Jessica Caldas, Onur Topal – Sumer, Aubrey Longley – Cook

 

September 19-October 04, 2014 – Second Annual Walthall Fellowship Exhibition: Part 2Continuing the exhibition of artists participating in the prestigious 2014 Walthall Fellowship program, hosted by WonderRoot and curated by Kristie Tepper and Theresa Reeves of the Kennesaw State Zuckerman Museum, artists will present work of various media including digital, visual, creative writing, performance and installation. WF Part 2 exhibiting artists: Antonio Darden, Alex Gallo-Brown, Johnathan Welsh, Heather Greenway, Julie Sims, Nathan Sharratt

 

October 17 – TBA – Fourth Annual Elevate Atlanta public art exhibition will present large scale sculpture and performance throughout downtown. As a component of Elevate Atlanta, the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs in conjunction with the French Consulate of Atlanta and France Atlanta will present  Paris based digital artist, Joanie LeMercier. LeMercier’s work focuses on the basic interaction of digital and experiential artwork with physical space and visitors. He produces these sculptural elements through methods of triangulation and repetition and each installation of work is site specific. More TBA.