Ashantilly: A Historic Georgia Letterpress

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atlanta printmakers studio
Saturday October 21, 2023 05:00 PM EDT
Cost: Free

From the venue:

“Ashantilly: A Historic Georgia Letterpress - Captured Through the Lens of Photographer Marla Puziss”

This captivating exhibition will run from October 21 to November 18, 2023, offering art enthusiasts and Georgia history buffs a unique opportunity to explore the legacy of Ashantilly, a treasured Georgia landmark. Presented in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography.

Ashantilly, a remarkable historic property, holds a special place in Georgia’s cultural heritage. Originally built in the early 1800s, it has served as a testament to the enduring art of letterpress printing. This exhibition, beautifully captured through the lens of renowned photographer Marla Puziss, showcases the intricate details and timeless charm of Ashantilly.

Marla Puziss, a gifted photographer with a keen eye for the extraordinary in the ordinary, has skillfully brought the essence of Ashantilly to life in her photographs. Her work not only captures the architectural beauty of the property but also the spirit of creativity and craftsmanship that has thrived within its walls for centuries.

Visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to delve into the history of Darien, Georgia, Ashantilly, and gain a deeper appreciation for the art of letterpress printing. Harriet Langford and Sarah Blocker, two individuals intimately connected to Ashantilly, will be present at the reception to share their knowledge and stories about this iconic landmark.

Carol Pulin Gallery at Atlanta Printmakers Studio, 748 Virginia Ave, Hapeville, GA 30354

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