ART PARTY returns in celebration of Atlanta Contemporary’s 45th Anniversary – Exhibition Artists Announced

ATLANTA—May 17– Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (Atlanta Contemporary) is pleased to announce the return of ART PARTY in conjunction with the opening of seven new exhibitions and in celebration of our 45th Anniversary.

Join us on Saturday, August 25 from 7 – Midnight and see site-specific installations and work by artists including: Allison Jane Hamilton, Charles Harlan, Monica Kim Garza, Hasani Sahlehe, Jacolby Satterwhite, Patricia Satterwhite, Nick Weiss, Virginia-based artist-run-space, The Sunroom as well as others.

Tickets for ART PARTY are priced at $45 in honor of our 45th Anniversary – wear your best 70s attire, experience an array of unique installations, go behind-the-scenes and see the artistic practice of our Studio Artists, and party like it's 1973!

ART PARTY supports free admission, every day and underwrites our mission to engage the public through the creation, presentation and advancement of contemporary art. Atlanta Contemporary thanks you – our artists, patrons, donors, and friends – for supporting us these past 45 years. Get your groove on with us as we recognize the range of voices necessary to create a vibrant arts community.

About ART PARTY

  • ART PARTY is rain or shine.
  • Tickets $45 advance // $55 at door // $25 Members
  • Cash/credit bar. Free food available 7-10 // Food vended 10-Midnight
  • 16+ to party, 21+ to drink. Must show ID at check-in.
  • Dress to impress but remember it will be hot!


About Atlanta Contemporary

Atlanta Contemporary engages the public through the creation, presentation and advancement of contemporary art. Founded in 1973 as Nexus, a grassroots artists’ cooperative, Atlanta Contemporary has since become one of the southeast’s leading contemporary art centers. We play a vital role in Atlanta’s cultural landscape by presenting over 100 consequential artists from the local, national, and international art scenes through our various exhibition and project spaces each year. We are one of the few local art organizations that commission new works, paying particular attention to artists of note who have not had a significant exhibition in the Southeast. Additionally, we organize 100+ diverse educational programs annually including Contemporary Kids, Contemporary Cocktails, Contemporary Talks, Movement Love and more! Atlanta Contemporary provides on-site subsidized studio space to working artists through the Studio Artist Program, removing cost as a barrier to the creative process. Visit atlantacontemporary.org to learn more.

All press inquiries, contact:

Veronica Kessenich, Executive Director

[email protected]


Exhibition details forthcoming in a subsequent Press Release.

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