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Arts Agenda October 21 2000

Music
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conductor Sir Roger Norrington and the ASO perform Mendelssohn's The Hebrides and Symphony No. 3, as well as Tippett's Concerto for Double String Orchestra. Oct. 19-21. 8 p.m. $19-$49. The conductor and orchestra also will perform the Mendelssohn program as part of the New Mornings Series. Oct. 20. 11 a.m. Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000.
ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TRIO Harpist Elisabeth Remy, flutist Christina Smith and assistant concertmaster Jun-Ching Lin perform a free concert of light classical music as part of the ASO's Community Partners in Performance Series. Ponce de Leon Library, 980 Ponce de Leon Ave. Oct. 24. 5 p.m. 404-733-4840.
CABARET 2000 Midtown Spiritual Community presents an evening of musical entertainment, featuring S'Sense, the MSC Vocal Ensemble, The T.H.E. Percussion Choir, Ginger Rogers and more. Academy of Medicine Building, 875 W. Peachtree St. Oct. 22. 7:30 p.m. $5-$20. 404-874-1937.
EMORY FACULTY RECITAL The free concert features performances by soprano Bonnie Pomfret, Laura Gordy on the piano and harpsichord and Susan Patterson on the viola da gamba. Performing Arts Studio, 1804 N. Decatur Road, Emory. Oct. 20. 8:15 p.m. 404-727-5050.
FLUTE CHOIR OF ATLANTA performs its annual fall concert featuring works by Bach, Saint Saens, Rossini and McMichael. Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. Oct. 22. 3 p.m. $3-$5. 770-751-1501.
KSU CHORALE performs a free fall concert of choral music at KSU Stillwell Theater, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road. Oct. 24. 8 p.m. 770-423-6650.
LYRA The chamber ensemble performs a free concert of chamber music by Glinka, Prokofiev and Brahms. Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church, 805 Mt. Vernon Highway, Sandy Springs. Oct. 22. 3 p.m. 404-255-4023.
MICHAEL KURTH performs a free solo concert featuring music played on the double bass. Learning Resources Center, Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston campus, 555 N. Indian Creek Drive. Oct. 23. 8 p.m. 404-299-4136.
NOTRE DAME GLEE CLUB The all-male chorus performs an a cappella program featuring classical and sacred contemporary works, as well as works from the Renaissance and Romantic periods. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 435 Peachtree St. Oct. 21. 8 p.m. $10. 770-438-2259.
THE OPERA SINGER The three-act operetta composed by Dr. Sharon J. Willis of Morris Brown is a tribute to Sissieretta Joyner Jones, an African-American prima donna offered a contract (later rescinded) to sing at the N.Y. Met in 1892. Oct. 21. The City Auditorium, 2777 East Point St., East Point. 7 p.m. $20-$30. 770-603-0591.
UMAYALPURAM K. SIVARAMAN performs his own brand of South Indian rhythms on the mrudangam, a barrel-shaped hand drum. Performing Arts Studio, 1804 N. Decatur Road, Emory. Oct. 21. 8:15 p.m. $8. 404-727-5050.
Theater: openings
BETRAYAL PushPush Theater presents Harold Pinter's play about a complex web of deception and infidelity among friends, lovers and colleagues. 1123 Zonolite Road. Oct. 20-Nov. 18. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. $10-$15. 404-892-7876.
THE BIG BORED Pier Group Theatre Co. presents the sharp-tongued comedy, in which three actors portray more than 30 different characters. Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave. Oct. 22-24 and 29-31. 8 p.m. $7. 404-584-7450 ext. 5.
THE DUMBWAITER PushPush Theater presents Harold Pinter's dark comedy about two hired killers and their strangest assignment. 1123 Zonolite Road. Oct. 23-Nov. 15. Mon.-Wed. 8 p.m. $8-$10. 404-892-7876.
HAMLET Noble Productions presents free performances of Shakespeare's classic tale of madness, indecision and betrayal as part of its Shakespeare in the Park Series. Old Mill Park on Sloan St., Roswell. Oct. 20-21, 27 and 29. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 4:30 p.m. 770-641-7922.
LAUGHING MATTERS The South's longest running improv company performs a comedy show for Country and Western Night. Dress up and get half off admission. Manuel's Tavern, 602 N. Highland. Oct. 21. 8 p.m. $10. 404-874-4050.
LET'S TRY THIS! IMPROV Georgia Tech's improv comedy troupe performs "Caffeinated Improv, a night of original, high-energy comedy. Innovox Lounge, 699 Ponce de Leon Ave., Suite 1. Oct. 20. 8 p.m. 678-362-5156.
LOVE A two-character play by Francine Mar'chelle dramatizing the evolutionary journey of a woman's love through monologue, dance and song. 14th Street Playhouse, 173 14th St. Oct. 20-21. 8 p.m. $15. 404-589-4995.
XPTERROR Xperimental Puppetry Theater presents a Halloween-themed show featuring frightening tales, such as "Sparky and the Ghouls, "Snip! Snip! and "Metamora. No one under 18 years old permitted. The Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. Oct. 19-29. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 5 p.m. $7-$9. 404-873-3391.
Theater: continuing
2ND BASE COMEDY TROUPE Startime Dinner Theatre presents the improvisational, musical and sketch comedy group to perform mature shows for those 18 years old and up. Audience participation is the norm. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. Saturdays. 10:30 p.m. $5. 770-924-3220.
A FEW GOOD MEN Square Globe Theatre presents Aaron Sorkin's courtroom drama about two Marines charged with the death of a fellow Marine. 158 Cherokee St., Marietta. Through Oct. 21. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. $10-$12. 770-425-0640.
A GIFT OF MURDER Murder Mystery Players presents the interactive murder mystery about family business and killer fruitcakes. Show includes dinner and prizes. Dave & Buster's, 4000 Venture Drive, Suite 15, Duluth. Through Nov. 18. Sat. 8 p.m. $32.95. 770-497-9009.
A LITTLE HOTEL ON THE SIDE Newnan Community Theatre Co. presents Georges Feydeau's classic farce on unhappy marriages. 24 First Ave., Newnan. Through Oct. 28. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. $8-$10. 770-683-NCTC.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Georgia Shakespeare Festival presents Shakespeare's classic comedy about passionate lovers, misguided fools and mischievous fairies at play in a dream world. Conant Performing Arts Center, 4484 Peachtree Road. Through Nov. 5. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. $9-$26.50. 404-264-0020.
A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN Alliance Theatre presents Eugene O'Neill's haunting play about three misfits, each seeking the impossible, who come together one moonlit night at a dilapidated farmhouse. Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Nov. 4. Tues.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. $16-$45. 404-733-5000.
ARCADIA KSU Stillwell Theater presents Tom Stoppard's play about a couple of competing academics trying to find out if Lord Byron's presence is in an English country mansion. 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw. Through Oct. 22. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. $10. 770-423-6650.
BACK TO METHUSELAH Theater Emory presents George Bernard Shaw's epic play in two parts. Mary Gray Munroe Theater, Dobbs University Center, 605 Ashbury Circle, Emory. Through Nov. 4. Thurs.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2 and 8 p.m., Sun. 2 and 7 p.m. $7.50-$25. 404-727-0524.
BERMUDA AVENUE TRIANGLE Stage Door Players Theatre presents the adult comedy following the adventures of two widows whose daughters move them to Las Vegas to share a condo. 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Through Oct. 29. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m. $10-$16. 770-396-1726.
BLACKTOP CIRCUS COMEDY TROUPE The nation's only African-American improv comedy troupe performs weekly shows at the Uptown Comedy Corner, 2140 Peachtree St., Suite 320. Tuesdays. 9 p.m.-midnight. $8. 404-350-6990.
THE BUTLER DID IT Class Act Theatre presents Tim Kelly's murder mystery comedy. 6 Powder Springs St., Marietta. Through Nov. 5. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. $10-$12. 770-579-3156.
THE CANTERVILLE GHOST Cobb Community Playhouse presents Oscar Wilde's tale of an American family who moves into an old English manor with a temperamental ghost. 2060 Lower Roswell Road. Through Oct. 28. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m. $8-$12. 770-565-3995.
COMEDY RESPONSE UNIT The Red Chair Theatre presents the group to perform its brand of innovative improv. 662 11th St. Fri. and Sat. 9:30 p.m. $7. 404-872-HAHA.
DISHMAN: A ONE MAN SHOW Mark Landers performs a free comedic tale of anal obsession at 33 Step Theatre, Comedy Park, 200 Auburn Ave. Ongoing. Tues. and Fri.-Sun. noon. 404-522-5208.
DOCTOR FAUSTUS The Atlanta Shakespeare Co. presents Christopher Marlowe's classic tale of devils, soul pacts and the doctor's fate. The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. Through Oct. 29. Thurs.-Sat. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 6:30 p.m. $10-$24.50. 404-874-5299.
THE EXACT CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE Art Station Theatre presents Joan Vail Thorne's comedy about a Southern matron, her middle-aged son and the women who dare to come between them. 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Through Oct. 29. Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m. $15-$21. 770-469-1105.
FAITH COUNTY Centerstage North Theatre presents a Southern comedy by Mark Landon Smith. The Art Place-Mountain View, 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. Through Oct. 21. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m., Oct. 21 at 8 p.m. $10-$14. 770-529-3636.
FENCES Theatre Arts Guild at Georgia Perimeter College presents August Wilson's drama about a former star of the Negro baseball leagues who blames society for the fence that encloses him. Studio Theatre, Clarkston campus, 555 N. Indian Creek Drive. Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 5-8. 8 p.m. $10. 404-299-4270.
FREE PARKING Dad's Garage Theatre Co. presents a new sketch comedy show that will delight and alarm you. 280 Elizabeth St. Through Dec. 15. Fri. 10:30 p.m. $10. 404-523-2144.
THE ILLUSION Actor's Express presents the comedy adapted by Tony Kushner, featuring contemporary verse fused with an enchanting fairy-tale world of sorcery and love. King Plow Arts Center, 887 W. Marietta St., Suite J-107. Through Oct. 28. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. $20-$25. 404-607-7469.
I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE Horizon Theatre Co. presents the musical comedy that takes on the truths and myths of contemporary relationships. 1083 Austin Ave. Through fall. Wed.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 8:30 p.m., Sun. 5 p.m. $16-$25. 404-584-7450.
IN BERLIN 7 Stages presents Jim Grimsley's play about a gay man in Atlanta whose sexual curiosity leads him to Berlin. 1105 Euclid Ave. Through Nov. 5. Wed.-Thurs. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 5 p.m., Fri.- Sat. 8 p.m. $5-$20. 404-523-7647.
LAUGHING MATTERS The South's longest running improv company performs new comedy shows. Come eat, drink and laugh. First Fri. each month at Dave & Buster's in Marietta, the Delk Road exit; second Fri. at Dave & Buster's in Gwinnett County the Steve Reynolds Boulevard exit; and every Sat. at Manuel's Tavern, 602 N. Highland. 8 p.m. $7-$10. 404-874-4050.
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Startime Dinner Theatre presents the wacky musical about a man-eating plant and the odd characters who surround it. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. Through Nov. 25. Fri.-Sat. 6:30 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. $14-$39.50. 770-924-3220.
MURDER BY MISTLETOE The Murder Mystery Players presents the interactive murder mystery about merriment, mayhem and a deadly mistletoe cocktail. Show includes dinner and prizes. Dave & Buster's, 2215 D&B Drive, Marietta. Through Nov. 18. Sat. 8 p.m. $32.95. 770-951-5554.
NUNSENSE Galaxy Productions presents the musical comedy about a benefit held by a convent. The Discovery Arena, Neighborhood Playhouse, 430 W. Trinity Place, Decatur. Through Oct. 28. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m. $12-$15. 404-508-0022.
O HAPPY DAY Dad's Garage presents Graham Chapman's Monty Python-esque comedy about family drinking, cross-dressing, mistaken identity and more. 280 Elizabeth St., Suite C-101. Through Nov. 18. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m. $15-$20. 404-523-2144.
SHENANDOAH Aurora Theatre presents the musical about a family who struggles to stay neutral during the Civil War. 3087 Main St., Duluth. Through Oct. 21. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. $17-$18. 770-476-7926.
Visual arts: openings
ANNUAL GALLERY/STUDIO TOURS The Atlanta College of Art presents tours of artworks at local galleries and studios. Featured on the tour are exhibitions at the Center for Puppetry Arts, City Gallery East, The Contemporary Art Gallery and Candler Warehouse Studios. Oct. 21. Departs from the college at the Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $25-$35. 404-733-5200.
THE MODERN PRIMITIVE GALLERY Legends in License Plates, works by Michael Kalish. Opening reception Oct. 21 from 6-9 p.m. 1393 N. Highland Ave. Oct. 21-Nov. 29. Tues.-Wed. and Sun. noon-6 p.m., Thurs.-Sat. noon-9 p.m. 404-892-0556.
NORTH ATLANTA NATIONAL ART FESTIVAL The festival features works by more than 200 national and international artists, live music, giveaways and more. North Point Mall in Alpharetta. Oct. 21-22. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 770-740-8636.
SOLOMON PROJECTS Under My Skin, paintings and wall installations by Leslie Wayne. Opening reception Oct. 21 from 6-8 p.m. 1037 Monroe Drive. Oct. 21-Nov. 25. Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-875-7100.
YOUNG BLOOD GALLERY Recent photographs by Andy Stivers on display as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. Opening reception Oct. 21 from 7-11 p.m. 629 Glenwood Ave. Oct. 21-Nov. 26. Tues.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-627-0393.
Visual arts: continuing
1000 TOWER WALK Photographs from Abroad, silver gelatin prints by Jennifer Julian. The Resource Forum, 3340 Peachtree Road. Through Dec. 31. Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. 770-451-0272.
ALLEN ASHTON GALLERY Southern Style: Photographs of Southern Living, a group exhibition featuring works by Preston Chaplin, Seth Ruff, Robin Davis, Adrie Glass and others. 395 S. Atlanta St., Roswell. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 770-518-7357.
ALLIANCE FRANCAISE D'ATLANTA From Paris to Provence, an exhibition of four photographers' works displaying their unique views of France. One Midtown Plaza, 1360 Peachtree St., Suite 850. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Thurs. 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri. 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-875-0475.
ANTHONY ARDAVIN GALLERY Cognoscente, paintings by Martha Paulson and Robert Sentz. 309 E. Paces Ferry Road. Through Nov. 1. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-233-9686.
THE ART INSTITUTE OF ATLANTA GALLERY Enigmatic Landscapes, black-and-white landscape photographs by Chip Forelli. 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Through Dec. 9. 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 Dunckel & Dusenberry, an exhibition by two women featuring imagery from nature as well as bold figures and simple landscapes. 800 Miami Circle, Suite 200. Through Nov. 3. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-231-5999.
ARTRAGES GALLERY Silver jewelry artworks by Carolyn Clive and Jackie Cohen. 2850 Paces Ferry Road, Suite 470. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Wed. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. noon-4 p.m. 770-432-4888.
THE ARTS FOR ALL GALLERY Cabbagetown: Once Upon a Time, photography by Oraien Catledge presented in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography. 57 Forsyth St. Through Oct. 27. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-221-1270 ext. 10.
ART STATION CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER Inspirations of Modern & Abstract Masters, Karin Van Der Palm's abstract works. From Paris to Atlanta: the Oeuvre of Chouaieb Saidi and The Member Juried Show also on display. 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Through 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 featuring wax art by Michael Barringer, Mary Carmichael, Cheryl Goldsleger, Miriam Karp and Thomas Swanston. Lenox Square Promenade, 3393 Peachtree Road. Through Nov. 12. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun. noon-6 p.m. 770-435-5180.
ATLANTA ARTISTS CENTER Fall Fantasy, a new show of original artworks by 24 artists. Galleria Mall, 1 Galleria Parkway, Smyrna. Through Oct. 27. Mon.-Tues. and Thurs.-Sat. 11 a.m.-7p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. 770-984-9507.
ATLANTA COLLEGE OF ART GALLERY Do It, an exhibition of experimental works created from written instructions provided by artists. Memorial Arts Building, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Nov. 26. Tues.-Wed. and Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs.-Fri. 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-733-5050.
ATLANTA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER The Boat of My Life, an installation by Ilya Kabakov about his flight from the Nazis. Monumental Presence, works by Wellington Reiter. Drawings by Corrine Colarusso and mixed-media works by James Castle. Through Oct. 21. My Community, My World, photography by student participants in "As Seen By Teens 2000. Through Nov. 17. 535 Means St. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-688-1970.
ATLANTA FINANCIAL CENTER Beyond Speech: The Poetic Paintings of Robert Cogan, poet Bob Cogan's paintings inspired by 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-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. Through 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.
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 The Art of Neon: Science. Light & Form, an installation featuring both vintage commercial signs and new sculptural works. Through Jan. 6. 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. Peachtree Center, 285 Peachtree Center Ave. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $3. 404-688-2467.
ATLANTA PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP GALLERY Only in 2000, a photography group exhibit juried by Jane Jackson of Jackson Fine Art Gallery. 660 9th St. 3115 E. Shadowlawn Ave. Through Nov. 11. Wed.-Fri. noon-4 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-877-1144.
BALLROOM STUDIOS Tourist Visa: Photographs of Israel, new photographs by Todd Carroll. 107 Luckie St., Second Floor. Through Oct. 30. By appointment. 404-522-2709.
BANK OF AMERICA PLAZA Decade, works in 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 Southern Fried: Painted Memories by Cedric Smith, works that use photography as the basis for collaged paintings depicting memories from Smith's youth in Thomaston, Ga. 1123 Zonolite Road, Suite 27. Through Nov. 25. Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-815-1545.
BENDER FINE ART Representational Abstraction, abstract works with central representational images by Elynn Berstein and Beverly Floyd. 309 E. Paces Ferry Road, Suite 140. Through Nov. 11. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-842-1913.
BENNETT STREET GALLERY Approaching the Magic Hour, Kenson Thompson's figurative and abstract oil paintings representing the sensuality and complexity that nature adds to life. 22-F Bennett St. Through Oct. 23. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-352-8775.
BEVERLY LIBBY GALLERY Dancing with Bonnard, oil paintings, ink brush drawings, sculptures and crayon pastels by Wayne Trapp. Tula Art Center, 75 Bennett St., Suite D-2. Through Oct. 27. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-351-1174.
THE BLUEMILK PARADIGM ARTSPACE Lightboxes, photographs by Carl Jordan. Panoramics, photographs by Shawn McElroy. Metamorphosis, photographs by Women in Focus on display as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. Reception Oct. 21 from 8 p.m.-2 a.m. 1123 Spring St. Through Oct. 31. By appointment. 404-815-6991.
CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER Alias America: A Search for American Individuality, photographs by Laura Noel. 980 Briarcliff Road. Through Nov. 10. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 404-872-5338.
CARY-MCPHEETERS GALLERY Afro-Mexicanos: The People of La Costa Chica and Oaxaca Mexico, photographs by Wendy Phillips. Runs in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 101 Auburn Ave. Through Oct. 29. Mon.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri.-Sun. noon- 6 p.m. 404-730-4001.
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.
CITY GALLERY EAST The Future of Now, photography by Dan Walsh, Sara Hornbacher, Angela West and more. 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Nov. 5. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-817-7956.
CITY HALL The Mayor's Art Program presents laser art transfers by Andre Swancy, photographic portraits by Francesca Scott James and paintings by Eric Mack. 55 Trinity Ave. Through Jan. 11. Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-257-1804.
THE CREATIVE CIRCUS Image Illumination, photography by alumni and students. Runs in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 812 Lambert Drive. Through Nov. 13. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-607-8880.
ECLECTIC ELECTRIC GALLERY An exhibition of lit mixed-media sculptures by Mary Sullivan Voytek. 1393 N. Highland Ave. Through Oct. 23. Mon.-Fri. 12:30-10 p.m., Sat. 12:30-11 p.m. 404-875-2840.
EVENING GALLERY Elaborations, charcoal abstractions by Joshua Osburn. 275 E. Paces Ferry Road. Through Oct. 29. Tues.-Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-995-0530.
FAYE GOLD GALLERY Breathing Glass, photography and installation by Sandy Skoglund. Runs in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 764 Miami Circle. Through Nov. 9. Tues.-Sat. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-233-3843.
FERNBANK MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY 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. 767 Clifton Road. Through Jan. 1. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $9.95-$11.95. 404-929-6300.
FOUNTAINHEAD LOUNGE Fragments and Fractions, photography by IaJuanzo IaRunn Turner. 485 Flatshoals Ave. Through Dec. 18. Mon.-Thurs. 8 p.m.-3 a.m., Fri. 7 p.m.-4 a.m., Sat. 7 p.m.-3 a.m. 404-522-7841.
GALERIE TIMOTHY TEW A group exhibition featuring works on paper and sculpture by Jeffrey Adler, Jean-Pierre Bourquin, Carol Bruns, Auguste Garufi and Angela Verdon. 309 E. Paces Ferry Road, Suite 130. Through Nov. 10. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-869-0511.
GALLERIE DORITA presents photography by Gary Gruby as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 3224 Peachtree Road. Through Oct. 31. Tues.-Sat. 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-869-0041.
GALLERY OF THE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION Salon 2000, an exhibition presented by the Atlanta Photographic Society as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 1911 Cliff Valley Way. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-634-5134.
GALLERY SKLO Latin Rhythms, new paintings by Latin-American artists, featuring the classical nudes of J. Fernando Ochoa, the abstracts of Waldo Vinces and the organic abstractions of Heber Banda. TULA Art Center, Suite E-2, 75 Bennett St. Through Oct. 21. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-350-9763.
GALLERY THIRTYTHIRTYTHREE Photographs by Manuel Llaneras on display as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. Reception Oct. 20 from 8-11 p.m. 227 Mitchell St., Studio D. Through Nov. 5. Sun.-Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-659-4191.
GALLERY V LTD. Traveling Fare, watercolors by Joanne Davis. Wallflowers, oil paintings by Adele Furin. 10 Elizabeth Way, Roswell. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 770-992-4144.
GRANDVIEW GALLERY Elusive Elements, a juried exhibition of works by AAC members. Salute to Photography, photography by AAC members on display as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. Atlanta Artists Center, 2979 Grandview Ave. Through Nov. 10. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 1-4 p.m. 404-237-2324.
GWINNETT TECH MEDIA GALLERY Senior/Graduation Show, photography by graduating students presented in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography. 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway. Through Nov. 10. Mon.-Thurs. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. 770-962-7580 ext. 150.
HAMSA GALLERY A retrospective exhibition of Irving Amen's paintings, sculptures, etchings and more. 3234 E. Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Dec. 31. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-508-4263.
HEAVEN BLUE ROSE GALLERY Aubergine, M. Cathrine Moore's paintings. New works by gallery artists also on display. 934 Canton St., Roswell. Through Nov. 13. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun. 1-4 p.m. 770-642-7380.
HIGH MUSEUM OF ART Portraits of a Lady, an installation of portraits by Robert Henri. Through Dec. 10. Van Gogh's Starry Night, an exhibition of three of Van Gogh's paintings on loan from the Museum of Modern Art. Through Nov. 5. 1280 Peachtree St. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. $2-$6. 404-733-HIGH.
HOUSE OF COLORS GALLERY Neighbors, paintings and sculpture by Joel Barr and Marjorie Moran. 34 Irby Ave. Through Nov. 28. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-233-6738.
THE HOWARD SCHOOL Georgia: Its Visual Presence, photography by students with language-learning differences. Runs in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 1246 Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Oct. 27. Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 1-5 p.m. 404-377-7436.
JACKSON FINE ART Earth Sky, works by various artists, including Linda Connor, Ron Jude, Kiki Smith, Jain Stewart. 3115 E. Shadowlawn Ave. Through Nov. 7. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-233-3739.
JOSEPHTHAL & CO. Works by Robert Dunne, John King, Joshua Osburn, Chris Warner and Jesse Hamrick. One Capital City Plaza, 3350 Peachtree Road, Suite 1620. Through Nov. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-352-5058.
KNOKE GALLERIES 19th and 20th century American oil paintings. 5325 Roswell Road. Through Nov. 8. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-252-0485.
KUBATANA GALLERY Baba Nemwana, stone sculptures by Nicholas and Anderson Mukomberanwa. A special show of Donald Locke's drawings and sculptures. 1841 Peachtree Road. Through Oct. 21. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-355-5764.
LAGERQUIST GALLERY Paintings by Sandra Selesnick and Henry Barnes. 3235 Paces Ferry Place. Through Oct. 28. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-261-8273.
LANSDELL GALLERIES A Monumental Moment, still lifes, landscapes and figures by Sergey Cherep. New works by gallery artists. 1482 Mecaslin St. Through Nov. 9. Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-876-4466.
THE LOWE GALLERY Facing South, photography by Jacqueline Heer. Works by John Folsom and Maggie Hasbrouck showing for Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Works by Gabriele Schnitzenbaumer, Honnie Goode and Allison Shockley. Tula Art Center, Space A-2, 75 Bennett St. Through Oct. 28. Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-352-8114.
MACON & COMPANY FINE ART Myth & Majesty, works by Seth Randal. Through Nov. 11. Silent Soliloquy, photography by Kimberly Gremillion. My Trinidad, photography by Evelyn Barnes. Runs in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. Through Oct. 28. 1198 Howell Mill Road, Suite 109. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-603-9122.
MARCIA WOOD GALLERY Hide and Seek, paintings in encaustic by Miriam Karp examining the concept of the simultaneous experience of simplicity and complexity. 1831B Peachtree Road. Through Oct. 21. Tues.-Fri. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-351-3930.
MARIETTA/COBB MUSEUM OF ART America the Beautiful, works by various artists celebrating the American landscape. Still Life, still life works by Ann Nichols. 30 Atlanta St., Marietta. Through Oct. 29. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. $3-$5. 770-528-1444.
MATRE GALLERY Vanishing America, Jeff Scott's photographs of small, historic towns presented in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Tula Art Center, 75 Bennett St., Space G-2. Through Oct. 31. Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-350-8399.
MCELREATH HALL In the Mill's Shadow, photographs by visually impaired artist Oraien Catledge showing how the lives of Cabbagetown residents changed in the '80s after the closure of the cotton mill. Atlanta History Center, 130 W. Paces Ferry Road. Through Jan. 7. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun. noon-5:30 p.m. $4-$10. 404-814-4000.
MICHAEL C. CARLOS MUSEUM From Caligula to Constantine: Tyranny and Transformation in Roman Portraiture, an exhibition of images in stone and bronze emphasizing the importance of portraiture in the ancient world as a form of mass media. Through Jan. 7. Surreal Anatomies: Works on Paper by Hans Bellmer and Dorothea Tanning, an exhibition examining some ways Surrealist artists treated, or mistreated, the human body. Through Jan. 28. Emory University, 571 Kilgo St. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-5 p.m. 404-727-4282.
MUMBO JUMBO Paintings by local bluesman Slim Fatz. 89 Park Place. Through Oct. 31. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5:30-10:30 p.m., Sun. 5:30-10:30 p.m. 404-523-0330.
OGLETHORPE UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF ART Dream of the Red Chamber: An Experience in Traditional Chinese Aesthetics, paintings by An Ho and furniture by Henry Lautz. 4484 Peachtree Road. Through Dec. 17. Tues.-Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-364-8555.
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.
PONCE DE LEON LIBRARY Black-and-white photography by Susanna Walsh on display as part of Atlanta Celebrates Photography month. 980 Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Oct. 28. Mon. and Wed. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Tues. and Thurs. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fri. noon-6 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 404-885-7820.
THE PRIMITIVE EYE GALLERY An exhibition of painted furniture. 3256 E. Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Oct. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 404-298-0303.
RAYMOND LAWRENCE GALLERY Cartography of Dusk, oil paintings by Barbara Duval and Mark Dylan Hyde. Transcendent Moments, photography by Jill Corson. Runs in conjunct



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