We want to stay connected and creative with our community during these unprecedented times. 

For the next few weeks, arts instructor Elisabeth Herrera is sharing virtual activities in our Virtual Pop-Up to keep you inspired. Follow along with each activity and share your creations with us on Instagram (@atlantacontemporary) with the hashtag #ACMAKES.

Check back each Friday for a link to a new activity!

March 18, 2020 | Charles Williams Comic
March 27, 2020 | Scavenger Hunt Activity

April 3, 2020 | Paper Marbling Activity
April 10, 2020 | Surface Rubbing Activity
April 17, 2020 | Food as Art
April 24, 2020 | Collagraph Activity

May 1, 2020 | Galaxy Painting Activity
May 8, 2020 | Prototypes and Pencil Holders
May 15, 2020 | Zentangle
May 22, 2020 | Anthotypes
May 25, 2020 | Foraged Natural Dye

June 5, 2020 | Tableau Activity
June 12, 2020 | Aida Muluneh
June 19, 2020 | Batik Activity
June 26, 2020 | Chalk Paint Activity

July 3, 2020 | Cork Prints
July 10, 2020 | Recycled Books
July 17, 2020 | Veggie Prints
July 24, 2020 | Plastic Yarn


Elisabeth Herrera-Very

Elisabeth Herrera-Very is a teaching artist and art educator working in Atlanta. A former public school visual arts teacher she now focuses on community engagement and museum education. As a teaching artist she develops programming that provides inclusive, thoughtful, and relevant art experiences for participants of all ages and skill levels. Her programming at Atlanta Contemporary encourages patrons to explore their own creative process through contemporary art making practices and exploratory art making.


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Upcoming Events

October 28 / 6:30pm
Special Event

Collective DayDreaming Activation

Presented by The Nap Ministry

A collective moment of guided rest via daydreaming and live sound.

November 6 / 11:00am
Special Event

Open Studios

Studio Artist Program


Join us as we spotlight our studio artists, see their work firsthand, and share a cocktail in support of local working artists in Atlanta.

November 12 – November 13

Up Close and Personal

An Evening with Full Radius Dance

Presented by Full Radius

Full Radius Dance presents an intimate evening of new work.

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We encourage you to share your images using #atlantacontemporary. Read our full photography policy.