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Arts events
For the week of Dec. 30-Jan. 5
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This week

Anne Brodie Hill exhibit, Gainesville. Through Friday, Inman Perk Coffee Shop Gallery, 102 Washington St., Gainesville. 678-971-8091.


"Dali 'til Dawn," Atlanta. Free Red Bull and coffee; performances of rhymes, tunes, skits, readings, dances and shadow puppets. Final weekend celebration for "Dali," the exhibit featuring work by Salvador Dali, which closes to the public on Jan. 9. Event, 10 a.m. Jan. 8-5 p.m. Jan. 9, High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. Advance ticket purchase recommended. From midnight to 9 a.m. Sunday, $5 admission; free parking from midnight to 6 a.m. Regular admission and parking prices apply at other times during the event. Admission $18 adults, $15 senior citizens and college students with ID, $11 children age 6-17, free for children age 5 and younger and members. 404-733-5000.

"Utopian Dreamstate," Gainesville. Works by Elizabeth D'Angelo. Reception, 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 20; artist talk, 6 p.m. Feb. 24; exhibit, Jan. 20-March 26, Presidents Gallery, Simmons Visual Arts Center, Brenau University, 200 Boulevard, Gainesville. Free. 770-534-6263 or

"Mark Maker," Gainesville. Works by Dennis Campay. Artist talk, 6 p.m. Jan. 20; reception, 7-8 p.m. Jan. 20, Leo Castelli Art Gallery, John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Brenau University, 429 Academy St. NE, Gainesville. 770-534-6263 or

"Book + Sculpture + Sound," Gainesville. Works by Jennifer Khoshbin. Reception, 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 20; exhibit, Jan. 20-March 26, Sellars Gallery, Simmons Visual Arts Center, Brenau University, 200 Boulevard, Gainesville. Free. 770-534-6263 or


Art and Antique Festival, Commerce. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. first Saturdays and Sundays. Commerce Crossing, Pottery Factory Drive, Commerce. 706-335-6352.

Toddler Thursdays, Atlanta. Children ages 2-4 can see the High Museum's collections and create their own artwork. No registration required. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Thursday, Greene Family Education Center, High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St., Atlanta. Free with admission. Admission $18; $15 seniors and college students with ID; $11 children age 6-17; free for age 5 and younger and members. 404-733-5000.

Georgia Heritage Arts & Fine Crafts Gallery, Helen. More than 30 artists' work on display; occasional demonstrations. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Monday, Alpine Village Shoppes, Helen. 706-892-1033.

Art exhibits, Gainesville. "As It Should Be: The Story of the Louisiana Marsh" by Barry Sons; "Breakthrough to Beauty in a Hostile World" by Judy Bynum George; "From the Source" by Jill Schultz-McGannon and "81 Pots" by Bob White. Through Feb. 20, Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville. Reception free for Quinlan members, guests of the sponsor and artists. 770-536-2575.

"DoVA Alumni: Out There and Everywhere," Dahlonega. Two and three-dimensional work by recent graduates of North Georgia College's Department of Visual Arts. Through Jan. 7,  Bob Owens Art Gallery, 315 Hoag Student Center, North Georgia College & State University, 82 College Circle, Dahlonega. Free. 706-867-2746 or

 "Dali: The Late Work," Atlanta. Exhibit of work from the last 40 years of Salvador Dali's career. Paintings, jewelry, sculpture, video and various other media. Exhibit through Jan. 9, High Museum of Art, 1288 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 404-733-5000.

Ferdinand Rosa exhibit, Buford. Abstract, mixed media paintings. Through March. 4-10 p.m. Monday-Saturday, Adam's Restaurant, 15 Main St., Buford. Free. 770-531-9848 or

 Yonah Art Guild meeting, Cleveland. 6:30 p.m. second Thursday of each month, Hallco Credit Union, 379 E. Kytle St., Cleveland. 706-994-7801 or

Arie Meaders exhibit, Sautee. Pottery by Meaders, the mother of famed folk potter Lanier Meaders. Exhibit through Aug. 2011: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, The Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia, Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255 N., Sautee. $5 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children. 706-878-3300 or

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