Monthly Archives: October 2013

October 25

THE HIGH- WITNESS: THE ART OF JERRY PINKNEY

NOVEMBER , 2013 Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney, organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, touches on themes such as the African-American experience, the wonders of classic literature and the wisdom in well-loved folk tales. The works in the exhibition celebrate small, extraordinary moments, as well as significant historical events, reflecting the […]

October 24

PAULA DIETZ: TIME AND TIMELESSNESS IN THE TUILLERIES GARDEN

HIGH MUSEUM OF ART OCTOBER 24, 2013 6:00PM Paula Deitz, Editor of the Hudson Review, is a writer and cultural critic in the fields of art, architecture, and landscape design. Deitz contributed an illuminating essay for The Art of the Louvre’s Tuileries Garden exhibition catalogue on her early days as a student and of the Tuileries as […]

October 18

ATLANTA PRESERVATION CENTER- LUCINDA BUNNEN: GEORGIA PORTRAITS OPENING RECEPTION

OCTOBER 18- DECEMBER 13 6-9PM 327 ST. PAUL AVENUE SE ATLANTA, GA 30312 Atlanta Preservation Center’s Drawing Room Gallery will be the site of an important photography exhibit celebrating the work of Lucinda Bunnen. This exhibit, curated by Constance Lewis and Jerry Cullum, presents 27 portraits of Atlantans and others who have and continue to […]

October 17

SPELMAN MUSEUM OF FINE ART- POSING BEAUTY IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN CULTURE

SEPTEMBER 5-DECEMBER 7 SPELMAN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF FINE ART The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is the first institution in the Southeast to present the nationally touring exhibition, “Posing Beauty in African American Culture.” Featuring more than 75 photographs by leading, emerging, and amateur photographers, “Posing Beauty” explores ways contemporary understanding of beauty has […]

October 17

ACP LECTURE SERIES: DEBORAH WILLIS. PH.D. – REFRAMING “BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL” CONVERSATION WITH THE CURATOR

OCTOBER 17 SPELMAN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF FINE ART 7PM Deborah Willis, Ph.D. is one of the nation’s leading historians of African American photography and curators of African American culture. She is currently the Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and has an […]

October 13

ATLANTA OPERA: TOSCA

Music by Giacomo Puccini Libretto by Giacomo Puccini and Luigi Illica Conducted by Carl and Sally Gable Music Director Arthur Fagen Directed by Tomer Zvulun Sung in Italian with projected English translations Lies, lust and corruption turn a tale of love into a struggle for survival in Puccini’s Tosca.  Amid the bloodshed of revolutionary Rome, the […]

October 07

SPELMAN MUSEUM OF FINE ART: REFRAMING “BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL”

OCTOBER 17 SPELMAN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF FINE ART Deborah Willis, Ph.D. is one of the nation’s leading historians of African American photography and curators of African American culture. She is currently the Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and has an affiliated […]