Art Party is BACK! 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, and of course, Open Studios with our artists in the Studio Artist Program.

The Night’s Happenings

Art. Music. Food. Drinks.

ART PARTY is a night to celebrate contemporary art in Atlanta. It’s the night where we recognize the range of voices necessary to create a vibrant arts community.

Join us for an amazing evening that underwrites Atlanta Contemporary’s vision to remain free admission, every day. Mix, mingle, move around and enjoy a specialty cocktail provided by one of our esteemed Mixologists-in-Residence. Dance the night away with the best DJs this city has to offer.

Grab a bite to eat from local restaurants and caterers, including select food vendors selling late-night snacks after 10pm.

Artists. Community. Collect. Support.

Meander throughout the campus and explore exhibitions in the main galleries, Sliver Space, and Chute Space. Before you venture out, be sure to check out our SHOP, featuring our hand-selected artist-made goods and books.

Then step outside and venture into any and every studio – peruse, learn, inquire, and collect – supporting our acclaimed artists participating in the Studio Artist Program.

The Details

ART PARTY is rain or shine.

16+ to party, 21+ to drink. Must show ID at check-in.

This event is CARD ONLY. Cash will not be accepted.

Parking: Enter on Bankhead Ave, follow parking signs to AAA attendants. Means Street is closed! Do not enter on Means Street NW.

Join the Host Committee

Join the growing number of community leaders who underwrite funding given to exhibiting artists, subsidize the studio practice of working artists, and sustain the careers of innovative change-makers influencing Atlanta’s arts ecosystem. Your consequential Host Committee participation directly supports free admission, every day and ensures that everyone can experience contemporary art.

Click here to learn more about Host Committee.

Host Committee

  • Danielle Allwood
  • Anonymous Donor
  • Anonymous Donor
  • Odessa Archibald
  • Katina Asbell
  • Philip & Melissa Babb
  • James Beasley
  • Tracey Beatty
  • Ashton Bird
  • Arthur Blankenship
  • Stephen & Natasha Boyd
  • Susan Bridges
  • Bryan C. Brooker
  • Chelsea Art Group
  • Louis Corrigan
  • Daniel Dames
  • Marian Dickson
  • Kim Enabulele
  • Sandra Escamilla
  • Martha Eskew
  • Katie Freshwater
  • Emily de Golian & Clark Calhoun
  • Kristie Goodroe
  • Hagan Arts Trust
  • Danielle Henry
  • Rebecca Henry
  • Nancy Hooff
  • The Hooff Family
  • Phil Ihrig
  • Avery Kastin
  • Ronnie Kessenich
  • Veronica Kessenich
  • Kent Kelley
  • Grace Kim
  • Mitchell Klink
  • Judy Lampert
  • Eric Levy
  • Brenda Locke
  • Faulkner + Locke, Inc.
  • Chip Mann
  • David & Birgit McQueen
  • Hormuz Minina
  • Waduda Muhammad
  • NicholsAtlanta Gallery
  • Monica Obniski
  • Jennifer Pete'
  • Kris Pilcher
  • Andrew & Jessica Rodbell
  • Barbara Russell
  • Donna E. Schwartz
  • Meghan Shakar & Grant Dollar
  • Sara & John Shlesinger
  • Rob Smulian & Lynne Borsuk
  • Sandra Teepen
  • Anne Tracht
  • Jennifer Waters & Jesse Dunn
  • David Wender
  • John Wieland

Presenting
Gold
Media Sponsor
Silver
Bronze
Beverage Sponsor
Become an ART PARTY Sponsor

Sponsorship for ART PARTY supports Atlanta Contemporary’s mission to engage the public through the creation, presentation and advancement of contemporary art.

All sponsors receive recognition with logo in all ART PARTY promotional and event materials including:

  • Print and electronic invitations, print ads, and e-communications
  • Social media (50K+), press announcements, and website
  • Day of event sponsor recognition

To become an ART PARTY sponsor, contact Veronica Kessenich, executive director, [email protected]. Thank you!

Location

Gallery 1, Gallery 2, Gallery 3, Gallery 4, Gallery 5, Gallery 6, Atrium, Lobby, Chute Space, Secret Garden, Pavilion, Plaza, Courtyard, Artist Studios, Sliver Space gallery map
Contact Info
Veronica Kessenich
404-688-1970
[email protected]

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Upcoming Events

October 8 / 12:00pm
Contemporary Talks

BLDGS Talk + Tour

Presented by Atlanta Design Festival
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Grab a coffee and explore the historical Atlanta Contemporary building with the BLDGS, the architecture group behind the 2013 renovation of the galleries. This tour is part of the Atlanta Design Festival tour series with MA! Architecture Tours.

October 13 / 6:00pm
Contemporary Talks

Andres Serrano’s Insurrection

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Atlanta Contemporary hosts a screening of Insurrection, followed by a Q+A with the filmmaker, Andres Serrano moderated by Gregory Zinman, Associate Chair of and Associate Professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

October 19 / 6:00pm
Contemporary Off-Site

Callanwolde Gallery Tour

Members Only

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Members will tour the fine art gallery located at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.

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