Upcoming Events

May 19 – August 13
Off-site

7th Inning School

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Curator at Atlanta Contemporary, Daniel Fuller and philosopher Alex Robins (PhD, Emory University) invite you for select evenings of heady conversations at various Braves games throughout the season. 

May 26 / 6:00pm
Contemporary Cocktails

ArtsGeorgia: Directory of the Arts in Georgia

Presented by ArtsGeorgia
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ArtsGeorgia presents an information session on their new Directory of the Arts in Georgia. The presentation will include a brief overview of the Directory, then focus on how to use the Directory and how to submit a listing. 

May 26 – June 30
Contemporary Cocktails

Contemporary Cocktails presents Mixologist-in-Residence

Tim Faulkner

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Atlanta Contemporary welcomes a local bartender to become the Mixologist-in-Residence – here we invite the purveyors of Atlanta’s cocktail culture to share their story – over a finely crafted drink – with our audiences. 

June 2 / 7:00pm
Contemporary Cocktails

ArtsATL

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Join ArtsATL in celebrating the launch of our new website in true summer style –– a good ole fashioned lawn party. Contemporary cocktails? Check. Surprise live performances from local performers and aficionados? Check and check. Photo booth, lawn games, levity, and diversions? Checkity, check, check. We’ve all worked hard. Now it’s time to celebrate.

June 14 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Off-Site

Home is Where the Art Is

Susan Bridges

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Atlanta Contemporary announces Contemporary Cocktails Off-Site: Home is Where the Art Is. Not all art is only exhibited in museums - some belongs to private art collectors. Once a month, you are invited to go behind-the-scenes and see some of Atlanta’s best contemporary art collections. 

June 23 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Curator Tour

led by Daniel Fuller

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Curator Daniel Fuller leads a tour and discussion of the current exhibitions.

July 16 / 11:00am
Contemporary Kids

Contemporary Kids

Workshop with artist, Andy Sloan Jackson

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Children of all ages welcome as we make art influenced by the drawings by Dapper Bruce LaFitte currently on view in The Dapper Comes to the Walkers. Materials provided by Atlanta Contemporary.

July 28 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Community Slide Show

Vesna Pavlović

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Community Slide Show is a one-night performance featuring an open call to members of the community to bring, project, and share their personal collections of photographic slides in a gallery setting.  

August 4 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Curator Tour

led by Daniel Fuller

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Curator Daniel Fuller leads a tour and discussion of the current exhibitions.

August 27 / 7:00pm
Art Party

ART PARTY 2016

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ART PARTY returns on Saturday, August 27 - stay tuned for more details!

September 30 – October 2
Special Event

Third Annual Designed + Crafted

Ceramics Pop-Up Sale

Presented by Signature Shop
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Twenty of the nations top ceramic artists will be in Atlanta for the Third Annual Designed + Crafted bringing with them over 1500 pieces of their latest pottery and sculpture. The Signature Shop and Atlanta Contemporary invite you to view, touch and purchase a wide variety of ceramic work as well as talk with the artists about their materials, methods and thought processes.

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