Gallery Hours:: 8am – 6pm, M-F
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 17 :: 5:30 – 7:30 pm
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
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.
ArtsATL – Review 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 2 – Continuing 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.