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Events & Programs
We present 50+ educational programs and events each year, including Contemporary Cocktails, Contemporary Kids, Contemporary Talks, Curator tours, film screenings, panel discussions, performances, donor excursions, and workshops.
June 1 – July 27
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 27 / 6:30pm
Home Is Where the Art Is
Presented by Marianne Lambert
You are invited to go behind-the-scenes and see some of Atlanta’s best contemporary art collections.
June 29 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Kids (At Heart)
Presented by ColorATL
A free and interactive adult coloring workshop that encourages adults to get back to the basics. A contemporary look at coloring inside and outside of the lines.
July 13 / 6:00pm
Jane Garver Foley
A conversation with Studio Artist, Jane Garver Foley, about her current body of work and experience with artist residencies.
July 15 / 12:00pm
Paul Anthony Smith
A public talk with Paul Anthony Smith, who will be discussing his current body of work in the exhibition Walls Without Borders - on view through July 30.
July 20 / 7:00pm
Perspectives in Public Art
Presented by MPAC and FCAC
Sandra Bloodworth, Director of the MTA Arts & Design programs in New York City, will be speaking about her goal to aesthetically improve the city’s transportation environment through public arts administration, design and preservation services.
August 26 / 7:00pm
ART PARTY 2017
supports Free Admission, Every Day!
Join us for our annual fundraiser - a night in which our whole campus is transformed with programming on the pavilion, special presentations throughout the campus, soon to-be-revealed secrets, and of course, Open Studios with our 14 artists in the Studio Artist Program.
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