- 7:28 am Friday, October 24th, 2014 by Howard Pousner
First look at KSU Holocaust exhibit
Kennesaw State University’s Museum of History and Holocaust Education hosts a public reception at 3 p.m. Sunday for the new exhibit “Never Forget,” which will tour to area schools after the reception. The exhibit goes into detail about the life of Atlantan Norbert Friedman, 92, who survived 11 camps before immigrating to the U.S.
To view clips of an interview with Friedman, part of KSU’s Legacy Series oral history project launched last year, go to historymuseum.kennesaw.edu/events/legacy_series.php.
Sunday’s reception will include remarks from educators and light refreshments.
KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive, Kennesaw. 470-578-2083, historymuseum.kennesaw.edu.
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- 10:44 pm Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 by Bo Emerson
A filmmaker, a photographer and a muralist are recipients of fellowships from the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, intended to support local artists, and to keep them, by the way, local.
Winners of Working Artist Project grants were announced Tuesday night at the Midtown museum, where alumni from previous fellowships gathered to congratulate their new colleagues.
Chosen for the grants were multimedia artist and filmmaker Jonathan Bouknight, painter Sarah Emerson and portrait photographer Sheila Pree Bright.
The project was created to support artists from the 23-county metro area. Each year it grants three established artists a monthly $1,250 stipend, a $3,000 salary [More]
- 7:00 am Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 by Howard Pousner
Radcliffe Bailey curates at Gallery 72
The City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs and the Cyclorama will present “Art Against the Wall,” a group exhibit opening Saturday at downtown Atlanta’s new Gallery 72 that will examine the consequences of the Civil War and wars in general. It’s being curated by Radcliffe Bailey, the nationally noted Atlanta artist who frequently layers images, found objects and text to explore themes of ancestry, race and memory.
Through Aug. 22. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays. 2 City Plaza, 72 Marietta St., Atlanta. 404-546-6815, www.ocaatlanta.com.
‘Be Here Now’ at the Contemporary
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