Emory Visual Arts Gallery

Call: (404) 727-6315 or visit arts.emory.edu
A beautiful space with a mix of local and national solo shows. Free.

Photography at Emory: Carlton Mackey

Tuesday February 18, 2020 06:00 pm EST
The Photography at Emory series brings visiting artists to campus who will address photography in the broad sense of its practice as contemporary art and media, at the intersection of still and moving images, narrative and conceptualist inquiry, installation and performance. Recommended parking: P...
Cost: Free

Create Your Own Culture Fest. with GG King and Upchuck

Wednesday March 6, 2019 06:30 pm EST


Cost: Free

Create Your Own Culture: A DIY Celebration

Thursday March 1, 2018 06:30 pm EST
Peavine Parking DeckJoin Emory University’s Rose Library for a night of free music, poetry and art as we celebrate Atlanta “Do-It-Yourself” (DIY) culture and the intersection of the library’s punk and poetry collections. This event will feature a performance by Atlanta’s own Uniform, readings by loc...
Cost: Free

And She Was: Megan Watters, Schwartz Artist-in-Residence

Friday November 20, 2015 07:00 pm EST
And She Was is a mixed media gallery event focusing on the diverse female experience through the eyes and ears of a team of female artists. We will explore different concepts related to femininity through music, literature, dance, fine art, and performance art during a month-long workshop led by Sch...
Cost: Free


Friday April 4, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
This exhibition of faculty and selected alumni highlights the contributions the Visual Arts Department has made to Emory University.

Opening Reception & Artist Talk: No Translation Required/ Keine Ubersetzung Benotigt: A Visual Collaboration Between Liane Birnberg & Katherine Mitchell

Wednesday February 6, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Berlin-based artist Liane Birnberg will present new work in visual conversation with her long-time friend, Atlanta-based artist Katherine Mitchell. Birnberg’s work will be presented at the Visual Arts Gallery on Emory's main campus, and Katherine Mitchell‘s work will be presented concurrently a...
Cost: Free

Relative Connections: New Work by Stephen Marc

Friday December 7, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Gallery Hours:Monday - Friday, 10-5 pm; Saturday, 12-4 pmStephen Marc is a contemporary American griot who uses photography to construct thematic mélanges of metaphor and memory. His images weave more than 500 years of African American life, history and culture into a digital quilt comprised of fa...
Cost: FREE

Opening Reception & Artist Talk: Relative Connections - New Work by Stephen Marc

Wednesday September 26, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Exhibition on view September 19-December 8, 2012Gallery Hours:Monday - Friday, 10-5 pm; Saturday, 12-4 pm; and by appointment.Stephen Marc will present new work at the Visual Arts Gallery on Emory’s main campus and concurrently at the Catherine Hunt Gallery in Candler Hall at Emory’s Oxford Coll...
Cost: FREE

Contemporary Mandala: New Audiences, New Forms

Monday April 9, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
This exhibit brings together contemporary artists who explore the mandala form as artistic expression and as a tool for transformation and balance in our complex world.

Piedmont Divide

Friday November 18, 2011 07:00 pm EST
Emory University's artist-in-residence, John Grade, will use biodegradable, indigenous materials to create large-scale works linking Emory's Lullwater Preserve and Quadrangle." Grade's installations will relate to universal water sustainability and Emory's research on West Nile Virus. Volunteers are...
Cost: Free

House Not A Home

Friday October 21, 2011 08:00 pm EDT

Dawoud Bey: The Emory Project

Saturday March 5, 2011 12:00 am EST
The Emory Visual Arts Department commissioned acclaimed photographer Dawoud Bey to develop a series of portraits of the Emory community that demonstrates the university's diversity and a five-year exploration of Emory's historic and current experiences of race, gender, sexuality, and other forms of ...
Cost: Free

Lee Walton

Monday November 15, 2010 12:00 am EST
Lee Walton is the creator of Momentary Performances, a project that combined text installations and weekly performances in eight Atlanta neighborhoods throughout October. For the project, Walton hired more than 20 Atlanta performers to create his scenes of daily life. Through the project Walton sou...
Cost: Free

Testaments of the Heart: Photographs from the Ashes of Auschwitz-Birkenau

Friday November 12, 2010 12:00 am EST
More than 100 photographs, culled from Ann Weiss’ collection of images that were confiscated by the Nazis from those who were interned at Auschwitz during World War II and compiled into her book, THE LAST ALBUM: Eyes from the Ashes of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Cost: Free
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