Upcoming Events

July 7 – August 4
Contemporary Cocktails

Contemporary Cocktails presents Mixologist-in-Residence

Joshua Fryer


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. 

July 28 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Community Slide Show

Vesna Pavlović


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.  

July 30 / 4:00pm
Contemporary Talks


Sophia Al Maria: Between Distant Bodies

Presented by ART PAPERS

Following the opening of her solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, artist, author and filmmaker Sophia Al Maria joins ART PAPERS LIVE in Atlanta for a video presentation. 

July 31 / 2:00pm
Special Event

Book Launch

Rainbows & Hot Air Balloons


Rainbows and Hot Air Balloons is a story about the simple, everyday adventures of Jennifer Lynn and her Nanny and Pop-pop. This children’s picture book celebrates the joy and uniqueness of being raised by grandparents, and teaches children important lessons about how family love comes in many forms.

August 4 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Curator Tour

led by Daniel Fuller


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

August 6 / 10:30am
Special Event

Healing Yoga Class

Led by Scoot Media Yoga


Join Maggie Benoit, Scoot Media Yoga, for a Yoga Healing Class at Atlanta Contemporary. In an exchange of conversation and yoga, she will guide you through a thoughtful practice that studies using the body as a tool for language, communication, reformulating our thoughts and helping us move into action.

August 27 / 7:00pm
Art Party


Our annual fundraiser to support Free Admission, Every Day!


ART PARTY returns on Saturday, August 27 from 7 to midnight. 

September 8 – September 11
Contemporary Cocktails


by Yasmina Reza

Presented by Serenbe Playhouse

Serenbe Playhouse launches INTIMATE INDOORS, a site specific indoor Atlanta series. ART is a Tony Award winning play by Yasmina Reza that looks at the worlds of art and friendship and how they collide when an unthinkably all white painted canvas is purchased.

September 30 – October 2
Special Event

Third Annual Designed + Crafted

Ceramics Pop-Up Sale

Presented by Signature Shop

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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