Arts Agenda September 02 2000
Galerie Timothy Tew presents three solo shows beginning Sept. 8 with an opening reception from 7-9 p.m. Featured artists include Chris Bilton, who will give an artist's talk Sept. 7 at 7 p.m.; Isabelle Melchior, who will exhibit Selected Drawings 1979-1999; and Phyllis Stapler (her "Lop-Eared Sheep" is pictured above), who will exhibit her show Well Bred.
The gallery is located is 309 E. Paces Ferry Road, #130. Call 404-869-0511.
GARDENHOUSE DANCE COMPANY Mowing, a new outdoor dance piece by choreographer Nicole Livieratos using urban landscapes and a non-motorized mower to re-create the familiar in unfamiliar ways. Sat. Aug. 19-Sept. 9 at West End Park, 111 Oak St.; Sun. Aug. 20-Sept. 10 at Sunken Garden Park, 1000 East Rock Springs; Fri. Sept. 8-22 at Woodruff Park, Peachtree St. and Auburn Ave. Fri. 12:30 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 7 p.m. 404-870-0117.
THE BLUES IS A WOMAN A workshop performance of a new blues musical starring Theodis Ealey and directed by Tom Jones. Entre Nous Gallerie @ Performance Cafe, 325 Elizabeth St. Aug. 31. 7:30 p.m. 404-344-3946.
FAGGOT A play written and performed by Lynwoodt B. Jenkins exploring what it means and costs to be both black and gay. 14th Street Playhouse, 173 14th St. Aug. 30-Sept. 3. Wed.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 3 and 8 p.m., Sun. 3 and 7:30 p.m. $10. 404-733-4750.
THE GOLEM Jewish Theatre of the South presents the play about a rabbi who creates a golem to protect his people in 16th century Prague. Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta's Zaban Park, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. Aug. 31-Sept. 24. Thurs. and Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 and 7 p.m. $18-$55. 770-368-7469.
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW The Atlanta Shakespeare Company presents Shakespeare's comedic tale of the battle of the sexes. The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. Sept. 2-Oct. 1. Thurs.-Sat. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 6:30 p.m. $10-$24.50. 404-874-5299.
THE DYING GAUL Actor's Express presents Craig Lucas' tale of sexual politics, seduction and treachery set against a sexy, fast-paced backdrop of modern technology. King Plow Arts Center, 887 Marietta St. Through Sept. 2. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. $20-25. 404-607-SHOW.
HOLD YOUR PIECE Captive City presents a collection of short plays by Anton Chekhov, Regina Taylor and others. The comic assortment of plays deals with various subjects but ultimately ends in gender warfare. Benefits AID Atlanta. 14th Street Playhouse, 173 14th St. Through Sept. 2. Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. $6-$12. 404-525-3664.
HOT 'N' THROBBING Synchronicity Performance Group presents Paula Vogel's disturbing and comic play with an ironic twist on family values. PushPush Theater, 1123 Zonolite Road. Through Sept. 9. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. $12-$15. 404-284-1151.
JUDGED TO DIE The Murder Mystery Players presents the interactive mystery/comedy about the murder of a wealthy lawyer who collected art at the company's expense. The performance includes dinner and prizes. Dave & Busters, 4000 Venture Drive, Suite #15, Duluth. Through Sept. 30. Sat. 8 p.m. $32.95. 770-497-1152.
RUN FOR YOUR WIFE The Polk Street Players present the farce by Ray Cooney at the Stellar Cellar Theater, St. James Episcopal Church, 121 Church St., Marietta. Aug. 25-26, Sept. 1-2 and 8-10. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:15 p.m. $5-$12. 770-218-9669.
SOUL POSSESSED Alliance Theatre Company presents a dance/drama written, directed and choreographed by Debbie Allen telling the story of a passionate yet tragic love set in the hot cultural mix of the Louisiana bayou. Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Sept. 24. Tues.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2:30 and 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. $16-$45. 404-733-5000.
TWELVE ANGRY MEN Class Act Theatre presents the classic drama. 6 Powder Springs St., Marietta. Through Sept. 2. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m. $10-$12. 770-579-3156.
THE TWO-CHARACTER PLAY Tennessee Williams' explosive drama that explores memory, reality and the mysteries of the heart. The Backstage Theatre at 7Stages, 1105 Euclid Ave. Through Sept. 3. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 4 p.m. $10. 404-627-6160.
WEEKEND COMEDY A comedy about two couples who rent the same cabin for the same weekend by mistake. Startime Dinner Theatre, 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. Through Oct. 7. Fri.-Sat. 6:30-8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. $14-$39.50. 770-924-3220.
Visual arts: openings
1000 TOWER WALK Photographs from Abroad, an exhibition of Jennifer Julian's silver gelatin prints that offer viewers an intimate look at Europe. Reception Oct. 5 from 6-8 p.m. 3340 Peachtree Road. Sept. 1-Dec. 31. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. 404-816-9777.
ART IN THE PARK FESTIVAL The event features original works of art and fine crafts, including paintings, photography, pottery, sculptures and more. Victorian Glover Park in Marietta Square, off of Cherokee St. Sept. 2-4. Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Mon. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 770-429-1115.
ART STATION CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER Inspirations of Modern & Abstract Masters, an exhibition of Karin Van Der Palm's abstract works. From Paris to Atlanta, the Oeuvre of Chouaieb Saidi, an exhibition now on display. The Member Juried Show, an exhibition also on display. 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Sept. 2-Oct. 29. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 770-469-1105.
ARTWALK AT LENOX Wax Works: Five Encaustic Artists from Georgia, an exhibition focusing on the work of five artists who use wax in their artworks. Lenox Square Promenade, 3393 Peachtree Road. Aug. 30-Nov. 12. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun. noon-6 p.m. 770-435-5180.
ATLANTA-FULTON PUBLIC LIBRARY Hispanic Traditions Art Exhibit, a show celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month with works by Juan Diaz, Hector Viteri, Berta Plata and others. One Margaret Mitchell Square. Sept. 2-Oct. 31. Mon. and Fri.-Sat. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Tues.-Thurs. 9 a.m.- 8 p.m., Sun. 2-6 p.m. 404-730-1700.
CERULEAN FINE ART GALLERY Post Summerism: or After Summer Show, a new exhibit by the Roswell Fine Arts Alliance now on display. Opening reception Sept. 8 from 6-8 p.m. 41 Oak St., Roswell. Sept. 1-Oct. 1. Daily noon-6 p.m. 770-645-2434.
GALLERY V LTD. The Main Attraction, an exhibition of watercolors by Frank Broadhurst now on display. Imagery in Color, an exhibition of oil paintings by Martha Fisher also on display. 10 Elizabeth Way, Roswell. Through September. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 770-992-4144.
HIGH MUSEUM OF ART Van Gogh's Starry Night, an exhibition of three of Van Gogh's paintings on loan from the Museum of Modern Art. 1280 Peachtree St. Sept. 2-Nov. 5. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $2-$6.. 404-733-HIGH.
SWISSOTEL ATLANTA Mixed Messages, an exhibition of photography by Bobi Dimond now on display as part of the hotel's Life in the Lobby Series. Opening reception Sept. 9 from 5-9 p.m. 3391 Peachtree Road. Sept. 1-13. Tues.-Sat. 5-9 p.m. 404-365-0065.
Visual arts: continuing
1000 TOWER WALK Tranquil Views, landscapes by Helen Zarin and Jeff Surret. 3340 Peachtree Road. Through Aug. 31. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. 404-816-9777.
THE ART INSTITUTE OF ATLANTA Visions: Faculty Show 2000, an exhibition of faculty works now on display. 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Through Sept. 16. Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 770-394-8300.
ARTISTS' ATELIER Cool Collections, an exhibition featuring contemporary and expressionistic works in watercolor, pastel, acrylic, mixed media, oil and more. 800 Miami Circle, Suite 200. Through Sept. 8. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-231-5999.
THE ART PLACE presents an exhibition of works by members of the Artists' Atelier of Atlanta. 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. Through Sept. 8. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 770-509-2700.
ARTS CLAYTON GALLERY Best of Show, an exhibition of winners from the annual Beaux-Arts Festival now on display. Featured artists include Jill King, Kay Ridge, William Evans and Linda Pollok. 106 N. McDonough St., Jonesboro. Through Aug. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 770-473-0848.
ATLANTA COLLEGE OF ART GALLERY Recent Works By E.K. Huckaby '91, an exhibition of the works by Huckaby and Alice Nisbet now on display. Gallery 100, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Aug. 31. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. 770-719-7539.
ATLANTA COLLEGE OF ART GALLERY The 2000 Atlanta College of Art Faculty Exhibition, the annual exhibition of faculty artworks includes painting, computer animation, photography, sculpture and more. Gallery 100, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Oct. 1. Tues., Wed. and Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs.-Fri. 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. 770-719-7539.
ATLANTA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER My Community, My World, an exhibition of photography by student participants in "As Seen By Teens 2000" now on display. 535 Means St. Through Nov. 17. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-688-1970.
ATLANTA FINANCIAL CENTER Beyond Speech: The Poetic Paintings of Robert Cogan, an exhibition of poet Bob Cogan's paintings that were inspired from the lyrical rhythms and conceptual underpinnings of his poetry. 3333 Peachtree Road. Through Oct. 26. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
ATLANTA HISTORY MUSEUM When the Spirit Moves: The Africanization of American Movement, an exhibit that examines the history of African American dance and how it became a central part of American culture. 130 W. Paces Ferry Road. Through Nov. 7. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun. noon-5:30 p.m. $4-$10. 404-814-4000.
ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM For God's Eyes: Plates and Vases, an exhibition of work resulting from the collaboration of ceramic artist Tom Spleth and painter Moshe Gershuni. Through Nov. 17. From Africa to America: Honoring Our Ancestors, an exhibit of a variety of works with local, regional and global significance. Through Nov. 11. 285 Peachtree Center Ave. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $3. 404-688-2467.
ATLANTA PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP GALLERY Alternative Process Show, an exhibition of works by artists who used alternative processes for photography to create aesthetic objects. Featured artists include Les Barta, Jamie Cook, Emily Ross and more. 660 9th St. Through Sept. 9. Wed.-Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-877-1144.
AURORA Flicker, an exhibition of colored photographs by Laura Reynolds now on display. Closing reception Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. 468 Moreland Ave. Through Sept. 10. Mon.-Wed. 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Thurs.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-11 p.m., Sat. 7 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.-8 p.m. 404-523-6856.
BANK OF AMERICA PLAZA Decade, an exhibit of sculpture, photographs and prints from the past 10 years by Gregor Turk. 600 Peachtree St. Through Oct. 26. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
BARBARA ARCHER GALLERY Sam Doyle and Friends: 20th Century Folk Art Masters, a selection of paintings by legendary folk artist Sam Doyle as well as works by his contemporaries including Nellie Mae Rowe and Mose Tolliver. Through Sept. 30. 404-815-1545.
THE BLUEMILK PARADIGM ARTSPACE Bugism 2000, an exhibition of William Woolfolk's work that focuses on insects in complex, yet primitive patterns. 1123 Spring St. Through Sept. 1. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 404-815-6991.
CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER Zoo: A Morphology, an exhibit of paintings by Angela Willcocks now on display. 980 Briarcliff Road. Through Sept. 1. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 404-872-5338.
CENTER FOR PUPPETRY ARTS An Asian Mosaic, an exhibition of characters and stages that embody the ancient art form of puppetry, including Indian string and Indonesian rod puppets, Burmese marionettes, Vietnamese water puppets and more. 1404 Spring St. Through Jan. 6. Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free with admission, $3-$5. 404-873-3391.
CERULEAN FINE ART GALLERY How Does Your Garden Grow?, a new exhibit by the Roswell Fine Arts Alliance now on display. 41 Oak St., Roswell. Through Sept. 1. Daily noon-6 p.m. 770-645-2434.
CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES To Conserve a Legacy: American Art from Historically Black Colleges and Universities, a consortium of more than 200 works of American art from the 19th and 20th centuries presented jointly with the High Museum of Art. Through Sept. 24. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $2-$6. 404-880-6644 ext. 6102.
ECLECTIC ELECTRIC GALLERY A collection of light sculptures with a sense of humor by David Hoover on display. 1393 N. Highland Ave. Through Sept. 4. Mon.-Fri. 12:30-10 p.m., Sat. 12:30-11 p.m. 404-875-2840.
EYEDRUM Layers into Light, an exhibition of paintings, constructions and bookarts. 253 Trinity Ave. Through Sept. 2. Wed. and Sat. noon-5 p.m., Fri. 9 p.m.-midnight. 404-522-0655.
FAYE GOLD GALLERY The Dream Life of Babies, an exhibition of works by Ralph Gilbert now on display. An exhibition of gallery artists also on display. 764 Miami Circle. Through Sept. 10. Tues.-Sat. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-233-3843.
FERNBANK MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY A Walk Through Georgia, large format landscape photography by Craig M. Tanner. Through Aug. 31. Life & Death Under the Pharaohs explores the span of Egypt's rich history from the Predynastic Period through the Byzantine Period. Featuring more than 300 objects including statues, mummies and more. Through Sept. 2. 767 Clifton Road. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $9.95-$11.95. 404-929-6300.
FINE FAMILY ART GALLERY Starry Nights, photographs by Neil Folberg. Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, 5342 Tilly Mill Road. Through Sept. 11. Sun. 1-6 p.m., Tues. and Thurs. 1-9 p.m. 770-395-2614.
GALLERIE DORITA presents an exhibition of works by Richard Gladson and Robert Gardner that highlight texture, color, contrast and form. 3224 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 30. Tues.-Sat. 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-869-0041.
GALLERY OF THE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION Presents an exhibit of works by Carolyn Cordell, Larry Darrow and Kevin Dyer. 1911 Cliff Valley Way. Through Aug. 30. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-noon. 404-634-5134.
GALLERY SKLO Soft Edges/Hard Lines, new drawings and sculpture by Mark Henderson with a preview of works by Christian Culver. TULA Art Center, Suite E-2, 75 Bennett St. Through Sept. 1. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-350-9763.
GEORGIA CAPITOL BUILDING The Capitol Gallery Exhibition, a show presenting artwork by some of the best Artists-In-Education artists. 431 State Capitol Drive. Through Sept. 11. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-685-2787.
GEORGIA PERIMETER COLLEGE ART GALLERY Faculty Art Show, an exhibition of paintings, sculpture, pottery, drawings and photography by the visual art faculty now on display. Artists reception Sept. 7 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Building F, Clarkston campus, 555 North Indian Creek Drive. Through Sept. 18. Mon.-Thurs. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 404-299-4136.
GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ART & DESIGN GALLERIES Looking Forward; Looking Black, an exhibition of works by Emma Amos, Renee Cox, Lesley Dill, Bill Traylor and others. Presented in conjunction with the National Black Arts Festival. 10 Peachtree Center Ave. Through Oct. 6. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-752-8825.
GERTSEV GALLERY Presents works by William Bohlin, Beverly Crawford and Dianna Fitzgerald now on display. 1833 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 7. Tues.-Sat. noon-9 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-603-8586.
HEAVEN BLUE ROSE GALLERY Celebrating the Curve, drawings of Elena Green with new work by other gallery artists. 934 Canton St., Roswell. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun. 1-4 p.m. 770-642-7380.
HIGH MUSEUM OF ART Narratives of African American Art and Identity: The David C. Driskell Collection, a show comprised of 100 paintings, prints, photographs and sculpture representing the work of more than 60 African American artists. Through Sept. 24. Portraits of a Lady, an installation of portraits by Robert Henri. Through Dec. 10. 1280 Peachtree St. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $2-$6. 404-733-HIGH.
HIGH MUSEUM OF FOLK ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERIES Local Heroes: Paintings and Sculpture by Sam Doyle, a collection of portraits painted in house paint on old roofing tin, works on paper and sculpture. 1280 Peachtree St. Through Oct. 14. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-733-HIGH.
JACKSON FINE ART Holding Venus, an exhibit of Keith Carter's works now on display. It Was So Hot We Had To Take Our Clothes Off, a group summer show. New works by Ian McFarlane also on display. 3115 E. Shadowland Ave. Through Sept. 16. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-233-3739.
KIANG GALLERY In Good Form, an exhibition of abstract works by Timothy App, Grady Black, Robin Rose, Jim Waters and others. 1923 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 9. Tues.-Fri. 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-351-5477.
KUBATANA GALLERY Transgression & Transformation, an exhibition of works by Arturo Lindsay and Michael Harris that explore the surviving spirit and mobilization of Africans and their descendents. Presented with the National Black Arts Festival. 1841 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-355-5764.
LAGERQUIST GALLERY Presents an exhibition by its plein air painters who work directly in the ambience of light and atmosphere. Featured artists include Sandra Anderson, Jason Situ and Sue Stewart. 3235 Paces Ferry Place. Through Aug. 31. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-261-8273.
MATRE GALLERY Postures: Concerning the Nude Figure, an exhibition featuring works by Barry Gross, Drake Haley, Kate Sanel and more. 75 Bennett St., Tula Art Center, Space G2. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-350-8399.
MICHAEL C. CARLOS MUSEUM Souvenirs of the Nile: Nineteenth-Century Photographs of Egypt, an exhibition that will be mounted in the Works on Paper Gallery. 571 Kilgo St. on the campus of Emory University. Through Sept. 24. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-5 p.m. 404-727-4282.
MODERN PRIMITIVE GALLERY Tenth Anniversary Show: Icons of Folk Art, an exhibition of works by Sam Doyle, Archie Byron and Thornton Dial now on display. 1393 North Highland Ave. Through Aug. Tues.-Sun. noon-6 p.m. 404-892-0556.
MUMBO JUMBO Patterns for Commercial Application, an exhibition of Lou Kregel's new paintings that focus on geometric relationships, color interactions and the rhythm implicit in visual patterns. 89 Park Place. Through August. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Mon.-Sun. 5:30-11 p.m. 404-523-0330.
ONE BUCKHEAD PLAZA Chery Baird: The Sequence Series Paintings, an exhibit of Baird's paintings that involve signs, symbols and patterns structured onto an underlying grid. Upper Lobby, 3060 Peachtree Road. Through Nov. 1. Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
RAYMOND LAWRENCE GALLERY Journeys, an exhibition of Fred Budin's folk-art constructions and Clive King's intricate, oversized drawings. Zebu Center in the TULA Art Center, 75 Bennett St., Suite M-1. Through Sept. 23. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-352-5058.
RIGHT BRAIN ART GALLERY Art & Antiques, an exhibit of original paintings, antique furniture, decorative arts and textiles from all over the world. 664 N. Highland Ave. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-872-2696.
SANDLER HUDSON GALLERY Brand New Beginning: A Documentary Project, an exhibit of mixed media works by Rana Rochat that explore the transition of a plant from its natural state to its conceptualization. 1831-A Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 9. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-350-8480.
SPELMAN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF FINE ART When the Spirit Moves: The Africanization of American Movement, an exhibit that examines the history of African-American dance and how it became a central part of American culture. 350 Spelman Lane. Through Nov. 18. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-881-3643 ext. 2224.
SUNTRUST PLAZA Observations, paintings by Benny Andrews encompassing themes of religion, American history, politics and jazz music. 303 Peachtree St. Through Aug. 30. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
SWAN COACH HOUSE GALLERY A New Aesthetic: Reflective Fabric Sculpture, an exhibition of works by Japanese artists Junichi Arai and Junco Sato Pollack that explores high-tech processes for creating new fabrics. 3130 Slaton Drive. Through Sept. 30. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 404-266-2636.
THOMAS DEANS & COMPANY The Quiet Muse: The Still Lifes of John Sinclair, oil paintings and etchings by the British artist. Tula Art Center, 75 Bennett St. Through Aug. 31. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-352-3778.
VAKNIN SCHWARTZ Coming Attractions, an exhibition that compares the different approaches of young, underviewed artists to several central issues in contemporary art. Featured artists include Woody Cornwell, David Isenhour and Sharron Scott. 1831 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 9. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-351-0035.
YOUNGBLOOD GALLERY Altered Ego, a new exhibition now on display. 629 Glenwood Ave. Through Sept. 3. Tues.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-627-6393.
YOUTH ART CONNECTION GALLERY Costume, Prop and Baggage: Behind the Performance, an exhibition of Cheryl Myrbo's work, consisting of large-scale, mixed-media paintings and screens that portray circus/festival life. 63 Auburn Ave. Through Sept. 12. Tues.-Fri. noon-6 p.m. 404-261-3554.??