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Monday, January 22

2 events

Art

  • Athens, GA

    Arts in Community Grants

    The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission awards three grants of $1,500 each to promote creative placemaking in the community. Grants will be awarded based on the level of community enrichment through the arts, contribution to the local identity and quality or artistic merit. Artists, local organizations and groups can apply. Deadline Mar. 7, 11:59 p.m. Fill out online proposal. info@athensculturalaffairs.org, www.athensculturalaffairs.org

  • KA Artist Shop

    Love in All its Many Forms

    Seeking artwork representing or inspired by love for a group exhibition. Submit images and brief descriptions by Feb. 5, 7 p.m. Exhibit runs Feb. 14–Mar. 31. Find guidelines online. kaartistshop@gmail.com, www.kaartist.com

Tuesday, January 23

1 event

Art

  • Gallery @ Hotel Indigo–Athens

    6:30–8:30 p.m. FREE! www.indigoathens.com

    Opening Reception

    "House Beautiful" explores domestic landscapes through works by Holly Coulis, Sarah Hobbs, Paige Adair, April Childers, Jess Machacek and Justin Barker. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.

Wednesday, January 24

2 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Sam Thomas, curator of the T.R.R. Cobb House, leads a tour of "Artful Instruments: Georgia Gunsmiths and Their Crafts."

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Visiting Artist

    (Room S151) Amanda Ross-Ho uses objects to address everyday life in random order. She currently lives and works in Los Angeles. 

Friday, January 26

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    6–8 p.m. FREE! art.uga.edu

    Opening Reception

    New exhibitions include "Tripwire," "This is a Developing Story," "Oscillations" and "We Have So Much to Talk About." See Calendar Pick on p. 15.

Wednesday, January 31

1 event

Art

Thursday, February 1

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30–9:30 p.m. FREE! (members), $5 (non-members). 706-542-4662, www.georgiamuseum.org

    90 Carlton: Autumn

    See the newest exhibitions during the museum's quarterly reception. Enjoy light refreshments, gallery activities and door prizes.

Sunday, February 4

1 event

Art

Wednesday, February 7

1 event

Art

Tuesday, February 13

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    12:30 p.m. FREE! athensfiber.org

    Athens Fibercraft Guild

    The Guild welcomes all amateur and professional fiber artists including knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, fabric designers, basket makers, quilters and embroiderers. This month's speaker is Glenn Kaufman.