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May 23, 2018

Roll Out the Barrels

Thursday, May 24 @ Akademia Brewing Co.

Lorenza Chico Rozier

This auction supporting the Athens Green School Program transforms ordinary barrels into functional pieces of garden art. Nineteen are up for grabs this year, painted by the likes of Maggie Seee, Marc Beechuk, Maria Mueller, Micah Miranda and Zoe Daniel. Highlights include Lorenza Chico Rozier’s “April the Aquabot” utilizing household items; Nat Freeman’s “Amatheia,” a pink-haired mermaid swimming among narwhals; Julia Wynn Safer’s “Warblers in Flight Delight” traveling across a peachy sky; and Sarah Cook’s “A Micro Forest” growing mushrooms. Barrels can be viewed at facebook.com/stormwateracc.com.

Calendar

  • Thursday, May 24

    Akademia Brewing Co.

    6–9 p.m. www.rolloutthebarrels.org

    Roll Out the Barrels Silent Auction

    Local artists have transformed ordinary rain barrels into functional pieces of art. Proceeds benefit the Athens Green School Program. Live music and light appetizers. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

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