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Under the stars in our open-air Pavilion, indoors amidst the exhibitions, or in the Studio Artist Courtyard—Let us curate your artful occasion! Learn more at our venue website.
Interested in renting our space?
Located in the Atlanta’s historic Westside corridor, Atlanta Contemporary’s industrial-chic campus features 30,000 square-feet of flexible event spaces. Our Pavilion, light-filled Lobby, and open Lecture Hall greet guests, who are mere steps away from our Galleries and exhibitions—an artful complement to your event.
The lobby features contemporary design, large glass windows, built in bar, and access to Atlanta Contemporary’s gallery exhibitions. The lobby and lecture hall accommodates up to 400 for cocktails or 200 for seated events.
Typically used for: Weddings, Private Events, Cocktail Receptions, Seated Dinners, Lectures, Product Launches, FilmingWatch video overview
Located at Atlanta Contemporary’s main entrance, this flexible area is easily accessed from any part of the interior facility. Accommodates 500 standing, 400 cocktail, 350 seated (no dance floor); includes electricity and interior space.
Typically used for: Weddings, Private Events, Cocktail Receptions, Performances, Filming, PhotoshootsWatch video overview
Studio Artist Courtyard
Perfect for small receptions, the Studio Artist Courtyard is a nice companion to Atlanta Contemporary’s interior. The courtyard lends a stunning backdrop to small stand-up receptions, ceremonies, seated dinners, or dancing. This space accommodates 300 standing and 150 seated.
Host your event in the galleries or outside under the stars!
Our unique spaces can easily transition for weather contingencies. With add-ons like our on-premise Wedding Suite, Tables & Chairs, and Liquor License - we make things convenient (& beautiful!)
Whether it’s a Lunch & Learn, Cocktails & Conversations, or Off-Site Meetings, our unique spaces can easily accommodate you & your team.
Let us Change The Way You Work.
Atlanta Contemporary does not make its facilities available for events such as art exhibitions, press conferences, fundraisers, benefits, fashion shows, political charity events, or promotional events.
To use our space for photoshoots, please see our full photography policy here.
Let us help you find the best partners to cater your event! We have the following preferred caterers:
If you want to use a caterer not on the list above, we will need a copy of their business license and proof of insurance. We charge a $1500 kitchen use/outside catering fee. Please be sure your caterer can comply with house rules before you sign a contract with a caterer not on our list.
Atlanta Contemporary holds the on-premise liquor license. Bar packages start as a per person consumption fee. No off-site alcohol may be brought in to Atlanta Contemporary. Non-alcoholic packages are also available. Download our beverage package for pricing and details.
The Georgia State Liquor Commission regulates the sale and service of alcoholic beverages. As a licensee, Atlanta Contemporary adheres to all rules and regulations. That means we must supply and serve all beverages.
Get in Touch
Interested in renting our space?Contact Us
Searching for the perfect venue for your upcoming event? If you find yourself drawn to industrial design, historic neighborhoods, and contemporary art - as well as knowing your event supports a local arts community, then you are in the right place.
My name is Ethan Cantrell and I am the Events Manager here at Atlanta Contemporary. How can I help make your event one that no one will ever forget? Start the conversation HERE. If you would like to book a tour and get your questions answered in person, book a tour HERE.
February 17, 2023 / 7:00pm – 8:30pm / The Splatter Studio Paint n’ Sip / Members Only, $25
February 21, 2023 / 6:00pm – 8:00pm / Home Is Where the Art Is / Members Only (Professional Level and up), $20
February 26, 2023 / 12:00pm – 2:00pm / Contemporary Kids / Free, register online
Atlanta Contemporary will have modified hours on January 9 (12-4pm) and January 16 (12-5pm).