View Mobile Site


Arts events

Aug. 21-28

UPDATED: August 21, 2014 1:00 a.m.


Atlanta Collage Society, Gainesville. Opening reception, 5:30-7 p.m. Aug. 21. Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St., Gainesville., 770-536-2575.

“Outdoor Life: Works by Didi Dunphy,” Dahlonega. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 21 to Sept. 18. Bob Owens Art Gallery, 315 Hoag Student Center, University of North Georgia, Dahlonega. 706-867-2746 or

Fall exhibitions, Gainesville. Aug. 21 through Oct. 11. Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St., Gainesville. 770-536-2575,

“Reverberations: Athens Celebrates Elephant 6 Exhibit,” Athens. Aug. 23 to Oct. 11. Lyndon House Arts Center, 293 Hoyt St., Athens. Free. 706-613-3623,

“Carnival Part One,” Watkinsville. Aug. 25 through Sept. 24. UNG Oconee Campus, 1201 Bishop Farms Parkway, Watkinsville. Free. 706-310-6201.

Works from Davis collection African-American art, Demorest. Through Aug. 27. Reception 5-7 p.m. Aug. 21. Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art, 567 Georgia St., Demorest., 706-894-4201.


2014 Judged Art Competition, Helen. 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Helen Arts and Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen. Cash prizes. 706-878-3933,

Painting Vibrant Watercolors, Helen. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 30. Helen Arts and Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen. $45 plus cost of supplies. 706-878-3933,

Folk Pottery Show and Sale, Sautee Nacoochee. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 30. Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia, 283 Ga. 255, Sautee Nacoochee. Free., 706-878-3300.

“Paint the Town” Plein Air Painting Event, Flowery Branch. Painting from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., reception at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 11. Historic Train Depot, 5302 Railroad Ave., Flowery Branch. 770-536-2575,

11th annual Art in the Square, Gainesville. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 20-21. Downtown Gainesville Square, Gainesville. Free. 770-297-1141 or

“Your Aprehension is Noted” by Benjamin Britton, Atlanta. Sept. 23 through Oct. 18. The Marcia Wood Gallery, 263 Walker St. SW, Atlanta. Free., 404-827-0030.

“Belongings Once Were,” Oakwood. Sept. 22 through Oct. 16. UNG Gainesville Campus, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood. Free. 678-717-3639.


Pottery classes, Helen. 1-4 p.m. Through Sept. 4. Helen Arts & Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen. $150 plus $25 supply fee. 706-348-7673.

“Out of the Earth and Through the Fire,” Sautee Nacoochee. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Sept. 2. Center Gallery, 283 Ga. 255 N, Sautee Nacoochee. Free. 706-878-3300.

“Exploration, A Photographer’s Creative Journey,” by Cynthia C. Todd. Through Aug. 31. Inman Perk, 102 Washington St. SW, Gainesville. Free. 678-971-8091.

“Women’s Work” exhibit, Gainesville. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Through Sept. 12. Simmons Visual Arts Center, 500 Washington St. SE, Gainesville. Exhibit focuses on history and legacy of local fiber artists. Free. 770-534-6100.

“Four Seasons,” exhibit, Atlanta. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Through October. The Atlanta Botanical Gardens, 1345 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta. Giant sculpture exhibit by Guggenheim fellow Philip Haas. 404-876-5859,

“Philip Haas: The Four Seasons,” Atlanta. Through October. Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta., 404-876-5859.

“Imaginary Worlds: A New Kingdom of Plant Giants,” Atlanta. Through October. Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta., 404-876-5859.

Georgia Heritage Arts & Fine Crafts Gallery, Helen. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays. Alpine Village Shoppes, Helen. 706-892-1033.

The Georgia Art League, Gainesville. Noon, third Thursday each month. Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville. All artists invited.

North Georgia Arts Guild, Clayton. Third Thursday each month, coffee and discussion. 60 Main St., Clayton.


No comments have been posted.

Login to post a comment encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses.
To read more about our discussion philosophy, please see our complete guidelines.
To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of and do not necessarily represent the views of The Newspaper or Morris Multimedia.





Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...