October 23, 2013

Art Around Town

A list of local art exhibits.


"Lady on Fire" and other works by Cindy Jerrell are featured in "Locals-Only Mixtape, Vol.1," currently on display at Mini Gallery.

AMICI (233 E. Clayton St.) Landscape photography with autumn colors by Tom Nix. Through October.

ANTIQUES & JEWELS ART GALLERY (290 N. Milledge Ave.) Paintings by Mary Porter, Christine Shockley, Dortha Jacobson and others. Art quilts by Elizabeth Barton and handmade jewelry by various artists.

ART ON THE SIDE GALLERY AND GIFTS (1011B Industrial Blvd., Watkinsville) A gallery featuring works by various artists in media including ceramics, paintings and fused glass.

ARTINI'S ART LOUNGE (296 W. Broad St.) Project Safe's "Through an Open Window" art project presents works by survivors of domestic violence. Through October.

ATHENS FORD (4260 Atlanta Hwy., Bogart) Colorful paintings by Jim StipeMaas and Claire Clements as well as framed cards from ATHICA's custom playing deck, "ATHICARDS." 

ATHENS INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART (ATHICA) (160 Tracy St.) "CONTENT" features over 70 national and international artists. Through Oct. 26.

AURUM STUDIOS (125 E. Clayton St.) "Bad Friends" showcases works by Peter Loose, Leigh Ellis and the late Brooks Burgess, who passed away from cancer two years ago. Through October.

THE BRANDED BUTCHER (225 N. Lumpkin St.) Paintings and drawings by Sanithna Phansavanh. • Paintings by Lela Burnett.

CIRCLE GALLERY (285 S. Jackson St.) "Schema: The Work of Cheryl Goldsleger" explores architectural intricacy through drawings and paintings. Through Nov. 8. 

THE CLASSIC CENTER (300 N. Thomas St.) "It's Like a Rainbow," curated by Didi Dunphy, presents large colorful paintings. • "Assemble" presents collage works. Through January.

COFFEE SHOP OF ATHENS  (2950 Atlanta Hwy.) "Phoenix Rising" is a collaborative work honoring the Georgia Theatre.

EARTH FARE (1689 S. Lumpkin St.) Landscape paintings by Bill Pierson. Through October.

FARMINGTON DEPOT GALLERY (1011 Salem Rd., Farmington) Owned and staffed by 14 artists, the gallery exhibits paintings, sculpture, folk art, ceramics and fine furniture. Permanent collection artists include Nick Joslyn, Peter Loose, PM Goulding, Dan Smith and more.

5 POINTS ACUPUNCTURE (2027 S. Milledge Ave.) Nature themed pastels and acrylic paintings by Brenda Stevens Fanning. Through Nov. 15.

FLASHBACK GAMES (162 W. Clayton St.) "Artcade Show 2.0" features video game-inspired works by a dozen artists. 

FLICKER THEATRE & BAR (263 W. Washington St.) "The Fiendish Five" presents works by Dan Smith, Cindy Jerrell, John Stidham, Joe Havasy and Mike Groves. Reception Oct. 25. Through Nov. 3. 

GALLERY@HOTEL INDIGO (500 College Ave.) "From the Beginning: Jack Davis" contains 40 original illustrations. Through Dec. 31. • In the GlassCube, a site specific installation called "Contrition" by Thom Houser.

GEORGIA MUSEUM OF ART (90 Carlton St.) "Exuberance of Meaning: The Art Patronage of Catherine the Great (1762–1796)." Through Jan. 5. • "The Crossroads of Memory: Carroll Cloar and the American South." Through Jan. 5. • "Cercle et Carré and the International Spirit of Abstract Art." Through Jan. 5. • "L'objet en mouvement: Early Abstract Film." Through Jan. 5. 

GEORGIA THEATRE (215 N. Lumpkin St.) "No Flash Photography" exhibits live music photographs shot by Ryan Myers of musicians who have played since the venue's grand reopening. 

THE GRIT (199 Prince Ave.) Artwork by students of Barrow Elementary School. Through October.

HEIRLOOM CAFE AND FRESH MARKET (815 N. Chase St.) "Insta-loom!" presents Instagram photos taken of local scenes. Through October.

HENDERSHOT'S COFFEE BAR (237 Prince Ave.) "The Twain Shall Meet," Northeastern and Northwestern US landscapes by Greg Benson. Through Nov. 9. 

HIGHWIRE LOUNGE (269 N. Hull St.) Artwork by Andy Cherewick. Closing reception Nov. 6. 

JITTERY JOE'S ALPS (1480 Baxter St.) Paintings and prints by Elizabeth Ogletree. 

JITTERY JOE'S DOWNTOWN (297 E. Broad St.) "Coffee!" by René Shoemaker includes new prints on paper. Through October.

JUST PHO (1063 Baxter St.) Colorful and surreal collages by Susan Tillman Pelham. Through November.

LAMAR DODD SCHOOL OF ART (270 River Rd.) In "Unmapping," Rachel Clarke uses a hybrid diagrammatic language influenced by mapping systems to create videos and drawings. Through Nov. 1. • "Kendall Buster: Miniature Monumental" shows new models and drawings by sculptor and Lamar Dodd Distinguished Professorial Chair Kendall Buster. Opening reception Oct. 24. Through Nov. 12.

LOFT GALLERY AT CHOPS & HOPS (2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Collages influenced by Magic Realism and Surrealism by Susan Tillman Pelham. Through October.

LYNDON HOUSE ARTS CENTER (293 Hoyt St.) A collection of one-of-a-kind archival pigment print images created using digital media by musician Richie Havens. Closing reception Oct. 27. • "Period Decorative Arts Collection (1840–1890)" includes artifacts related to the historic house. 

MADISON COUNTY LIBRARY (1315 Hwy. 98 W., Danielsville) Trishanne O'Maille Langford has collected vintage Halloween and Dia de los Muertos decorations and ephemera for 25 years. Through October.

MADISON MORGAN CULTURAL CENTER (434 S. Main St., Madison) "Masterworks on the Move" is a traveling exhibition of 35 American paintings from Wesleyan College. Through Jan. 5.

MAMA BIRD'S GRANOLA (909 E. Broad St.) Artwork by Cameron Bliss Ferrelle, Bob Brussack, Caoimhe Nace, James Fields, Barbara Bendzunas and Annette Paskiewicz. 

MINI GALLERY (261 W. Washington St.) "Locals Only Mixtape, Vol. 1" features artwork by Cindy Jerrell, Anthony Wislar and Leslie Snipes. 

OCONEE CULTURAL ARTS FOUNDATION (OCAF) (34 School St., Watkinsville) "Georgia Small Works" features pieces 14" x 14" or smaller. Through Nov. 15. • "Pantina: Caroline Montague" is inspired by Sapelo Island. Through Nov. 15.

PENUMBRA (127 N. Jackson St.) The fifth annual "Penumbra Halloween Art Show" features the works of over 15 artists. Reception Oct. 25. Through Oct. 31.

REPUBLIC SALON (312 E. Broad St.) The paintings of Cody Murray explore the duality of man. 

SEWCIAL STUDIO (160 Tracy St.) Hand-dyed art quilts by Anita Heady and rust and over-dyed fabric on canvas by Bill Heady. 

STATE BOTANICAL GARDEN OF GEORGIA (2450 Milledge Ave.) Linocut prints and other works by Laquita Thomson. Through Nov. 24.

STEFFEN THOMAS MUSEUM OF ART (4200 Bethany Rd., Buckhead) "Oscillations: An Exhibition of Abstract Works" by painters Liselott Johnsson, Erin McIntosh and Diane Wiencke. Through Nov. 16.

SURGERY CENTER OF ATHENS (2142 W. Broad St.) Pieces by the artists of St. Gregory's. Through October.

TOWN 220 (220 W. Washington St., Madison) "Art Marks" features paintings and drawings by husband and wife duo Art Rosenbaum and Margo Newmark Rosenbaum. Through Nov. 3. 

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP OF ATHENS (780 Timothy Rd.) An assortment of quilts, mixed media, afghans, needlepoint and applique by a dozen artists. Through November. 

VISIONARY GROWTH GALLERY (2400 Booger Hill Rd., Danielsville) "HorsePower: Motorcycles & Horses" spotlights large scale paintings of motorcycles by Dave McCulley Jenkins and paintings of horses by Suzanna Antonez-Edens. Through Oct. 26.

WHITE TIGER (217 Hiawassee Ave.) "Menagerie," artwork by Melody Croft. Through October.