DISHMAN The self-proclaimed "most dishturbed comic dishcussionsist, the Dishman presents his one-man show most weekdays outdoors at the William Dobbs Plaza near the corner of Auburn Ave. and Fort St. July 4 to Oct 30. 8 p.m. Free. 404-522-5208.
FUNNY FARM COMEDY CLUB Rik Roberts headlines. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Sandy Springs. Aug. 31- Sept. 1. 8:30 p.m. $10-$12.50. 404-467-4242.
LAUGHING MATTERS The South's longest running improv company performs new comedy shows every first Sat. Manuel's Tavern, 602 N. Highland Ave. July 4 to Nov 27. 8 p.m. $10. 404-874-4050.
MOOREPICS CAFE Open-mic comedy list opens at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. $3 for comedians, $5 general admission. 227 Mitchell St., between Forsyth and Spring St. Every Sun. 404-880-0084.
OPEN-MIC COMPETITION Eddie's Attic will hold "Comedy Combat night, at which comics of all skill levels compete for cash prizes or a chance to perform for pay. Hosted by Alyssa Barnett and Jessica Rose. 515-B North McDonough St. Every fourth Tues. $5. 404-386-0431.
THE PUNCHLINE Master impressionist and sound effects afficianado, Pablo Francisco headlines. 280 Hilderbrand Drive. Fri. 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.; Sat. 7 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.; Sun. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 31-Sept. 2. $16.50. 404-252-LAFF.
ARTISTIC EXPRESSION Open-mic charity event features singing, rapping, poetry, readings, etc. Featured poets Yohannes and Marc Marcel, with additional musical artists Copper John, DANJA Michael-Angelo. Fashion show by Miles Creations. Innovox Lounge, 699 Ponce de Leon Ave. Aug. 29. 8-11 p.m. Free. 404-277-9827.
COSMOPOLITAN SOUL Features open-mic and live jazz. The Crescent Room, 1136 Crescent Ave. Every third Mon. 8 p.m. $5. 404-875-5252.
E.S.P. The Experimental Spoken Word Performance is hosted by Yohannes Sharriff, who provides an exploratory space for the local spoken-word movement. A-HOP, 840 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. Every Wed. night. 404-752-6030.
EXPRESSIONS JAZZ CAFE Poetry and open-mic along with jazz every Thurs. Wesley Chapel Road adjacent to 3 Dollar Cafe. Aug 1 to Dec 25. 7 p.m. 404-289-8897.
LOCAL ARTIST SHOWCASE Dillard Enterprises provides a showcase for local artists to perform and network. Contact Robin for details and locations. Ongoing. 404-579-3701.
PENROSE Presents open-mic and live music. 712 Ponce Place. Every third Sat. 10 p.m. $5-$7. 404-892-7352.
PLANET SLAM Watch wordsmiths get wicked as poets battle in a two-round poetry slam. All poets welcome. Call in advance to register. Judges picked from the audience. Moorepics Poetry Planet, 227 Mitchell St. Every other Tues. 877-952-8108.
POET'S LOUNGE Spoken word artist accompanied by live musicians. Open Mic. Shark Bar, 571 Peachtree St. Every Tues. 7-11 p.m. $5. 770-944-6286.
POETRY POD The Decatur Poetry Pod meets every second and fourth Thurs., Joe Coffee on East Lake Road. Call Dwight for more information. Ongoing. 7-9 p.m. 404-377-2405.
AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' Jomandi Productions begins their 23rd season with Fat's Waller's hit musical featuring swing/blues music from the 1930s. 14th Street Playhouse, 173 14th St. Sept. 1-23. Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 3 p.m. $18-$25. 404-817-8700.
GODSPELL First Metropolitan Community Church of Atlanta performs this musical retelling of the Gospel according to St. Matthew. 1379 Tullie Road. Aug. 31-Sept. 2. 7:30 p.m. Free. 404-325-4143.
DINAH WAS Story of the Queen of Blues incorporates songs from the singer's 20-year career. Alliance Theatre Company, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. Through Sept. 23. Tues.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 2:30 & 7:30 p.m. $18-$57. 404-733-5000.
DREAM OF A COMMON LANGUAGE Synchronicity Performance Group presents Heather McDonald's play about women Impressionists in a man's world. 7 Stages Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave. Through Sept. 2. Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 7 p.m. $12-$15. 404-284-1151.
LES PARENTS TERRIBLES (INDISCRETIONS) Out of Hand theater launches their inaugural season with Cocteau's farce of a family held together through deception and fantasy. 7 Stages Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave. Through Sept. 16. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. in Sept. 5 p.m. $10-$25. 404-522-6194.
OUR HOUSE CABARET House Red Theater Company presents an evening of singing and dancing numbers from popular Broadway hits, and orignial music. Experience a night in an old style jazz club at Baci Italian Cuisine, 174 N. Glynn St., Fayetteville. Through August. Seating at 6:30 p.m.; show at 7:30 p.m. $30. 770-460-7778.
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Andrew Lloyd Webber's story of the figure who lurks beneath the catacombs of the Paris Opera House and falls in love with the young soprano Christine. The Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. Through Sept. 23. Tues.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun. 2 p.m.; Sun. 7:30 p.m. $17.50-$62.50. 404-817-8700.
PYGMALION George Bernard Shaw's story of Henry Higgins and his quest to make a "fair lady out of a Cockney flower girl. Theatre in the Square, 11 Whitlock Ave., Marietta. Through Sept. 23. Tues.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 2:30 and 7 p.m. $20-$27. 770-422-8369.
TELEGRAM FROM HEAVEN A Southeastern premiere adapted from the novel by Arnold Manoff. Drama set in NY's Bronx neighborhood. The Company Acting Studio. The Skyscape Theatre, 1655 Peachtree St., 11th Floor. Through Sept. 2. Mon.-Fri. 8-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
THE BOYS IN THE BAND The comic gay classic by Mart Crowley is produced by Histrionics, a new Atlanta theater company. The Art Farm, 835 Wylie St. in Cabbagetown. June 22-Aug. 30. Fri.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 7 p.m. $15-$20. 404-584-2078.
THE GIANT, THE BEANSTALK AND JACK! Lee Brian's mini-musical based on the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. Through Sept. 16. Tues.-Fri. 10 & 11:30 a.m.; Sat. 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m.; Sun. noon, 2 p.m. $10. 404-873-3391.
THE MODUS OPERANDI OF MALE INTIMACY The play concerns a gay couple who brings a performance artist into their home. Red Chair Theatre, 662 11th St. Through Aug. 29. Thurs.-Sat. 8 p.m. ; Sun. 3 p.m. $16. 866-468-7630.
2001 - A SPACE ODDITY Agatha's - A Taste of Mystery Dinner Theater presents this audience participatory comic murder mystery. Peachtree and 3rd, across from the Fox Theatre. Through Nov. 7. Tues.-Sat. 7:30 p.m.; Sun. 7 p.m. $40-50. 404-875-4321.
Visual arts: openings
APACHE CAFE Art Mondays series features works by Beverly Harding. Opening reception Aug. 27, 7:30 p.m.; artist talk 8:30 p.m. 64 3rd St. Aug. 27-Sept. 9. 11 a.m.- 11 p.m. 404-876-5436.
THE ART PLACE Works by Richard Alexander, Christopher Kuhl and Edward F. Wallace Jr. 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. Aug. 28-Sept. 20. Mon.-Fri. 10-5 p.m. 770-509-2700.
ATLANTA COLLEGE OF ART GALLERY Core, exhibit of faculty work in all media. Opening reception Aug. 30, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree Road. Aug. 30-Sept. 30. Tues.-Wed., Sat. 10-5 p.m.; Thurs.-Fri. 10-9:30 p.m.; Sun. noon-5 p.m. 404-733-5050.
ATLANTA FINANCIAL CENTER Photosynthesis: Nature and the Digital Darkroom, Photographs by Ted Maloof, works by the artist of Southern landscapes and other still lifes interpreted through technology. 3333 Peachtree Road. Aug. 30-Dec. 4. Mon.-Fri. 8-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
FERNBANK MUSEUM Classical Landscape Photography and the Digital Darkroom, more than 25 works by Jean Miele. 767 Clifton Road. Aug. 31-Jan. 1, 2002. Mon.-Sat. 10-5 p.m. $10-$12. 404-929-6300.
GEORGIA PERIMETER COLLEGE Faculty art exhibition. Opening reception Aug. 30, 5-7 p.m. Fine Arts Building Gallery, Clarkston Campus, 555 N. Indian Trail. Through Sept. 19. Mon.-Fri. 9-6 p.m. 404-299-4136.
LENOX SQUARE Artwalk's exhibition, A New Consciousness: Emerging Georiga Photography, showcases the works of Manda Faye Dunigan, Richard Gess, Sarah Hobbs, Matt Pettigrew, Kristine Potter and Mark Starnes. 3393 Peachtree Road. Aug. 29-Nov. 11. Mon.-Sat. 10-9 p.m.; Sun. 1-6 p.m.
REED GALLERY Albany artist Leigh Wen's large scale paintings to be shown following her acclaimed summer show at Sotheby's Gallery in New York. Opening reception Sept. 7, 7-10 p.m. Tula Art Center, 75 Bennett St. Sept. 1-Oct. 2. Mon.-Fri. 9-6 p.m. 404-932-1412.
Visual arts: continuing
7 STAGES GALLERY InVISION, an exhibit of work by women, focusing on the female form. Including artists: Candice Bennett, Carolyn Carr, Kelly May Garwood, Kirstin Mitchell, Robin Rezende, et. al. 1105 Euclid Ave. Through Sept. 2. Wed.-Sat. 6:30-10 p.m.; Sun. 5:30-9 p.m. 404-284-1151.
ABSTEIN GALLERY It's a Pigment of the Imagination is the 29th annual summer exhibition. Tues.-Fri. 9-5 p.m.; Sat. 10-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. Closed Mon. 558 14th St. Through Sept. 30. 404-872-8020.
AFA GALLERY Exhibit includes impressionistic oil paintings of tropical birds, flowers and limited edition photography. Chamblee Antiques and Collectibles, 3509 Broad St., Chamblee. Through Sept. 8. Mon.-Sat. 10:30-5:30 p.m. 770-458-8336.
AFRICA IN ATLANTA Exhibition of masks, wood and bronze statues, furniture, and paintings. 3210 Roswell Road. Ongoing. 404-442-8262.
APG GALLERY Emerging Visions 2001, photography group exhibit juried by John McWilliams showcasing talent of all ages, genders and backgrounds. 660 9th St. Through Sept. 14. Wed.-Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-877-1144.
APG GALLERY Emerging Visions 2001, photography exhibit juried by John McWilliams, showcases new talent of all ages, genders and backgrounds. 660 9th St. Through Sept. 14. Wed.-Sat. noon-4 p.m. 770-951-5554.
ARTISTS' STUDIOS AND GALLERY Artists' Atelier of Atlanta features works by members Jane Bundy and Cathy Taibbi in A World of Animals. 800 Miami Circle, Suite 200. Through Sept. 6. Mon.-Fri. 10-5 p.m.; Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-231-5999.
ARTS EXCHANGE Paintings of India, Minu Shukla's paintings focus on the themes from ancient and classical India. 750 Kalb St. Through Sept. 7. Tues.-Fri. noon-7 p.m; Sat. noon-4 p.m. 404-215-0467.
ARTS FOR ALL GALLERY Guided by Signs: building a bridge to deaf culture, a collaboration between Karen Tauches and Jenn Brown, is an installation comprised of photography, mixed-media and sculptural elements. 57 Forsyth St. Through Sept. 7. Mon.-Fri. 9-5 p.m. 404-221-1270.
ATLANTA ARTISTS CENTER GALLERY Transistions, juried works in a variety of mediums judged by Junko Rothwell. 2979 Grandview Ave. Aug. 14-Sept. 8. Tues.-Fri. 10-4 p.m.; Sat. 1-4 p.m. 404-237-2324.
ATLANTA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER Out of Order: Mapping Social Space is a presentation of the work of Mary Ellen Carroll, Andreas Gursky, Peter Halley, Guillermo Kuitka, Mark Lombardi, Inigo Manglano-Ovalle, Kathy Prendergast and Barry Berkus. 535 Means St. Through Aug. 31. Tues.-Sat. 11-5 p.m. $1-$3. 404-688-1970.
ATLANTA HISTORY CENTER Furniture of the American South: 1680-1830, The Colonial Williamsburg Collection displays examples of the period and styles. Through Aug. 11 2002. Keepin' Cool, exhibition series that details the different ways the South has struggled with the problem of keeping cool in the heat. Appliances, architectural drawings and fashion will be on display. 130 West Paces Ferry Road. Through Sept. 5. Mon.-Sat. 10-5:30 p.m.; Sun. noon- 5p.m. 404-814-4000.
ATLANTIC STAR BRASSERIE Black and White images by photogrpher Rich Brooks will be on display. Atlantic Star Ice House Lofts, 105 Sycamore Place, Decatur. Ongoing. 404-377-8384.
BANK OF AMERICA PLAZA Maggie Davis: The Poetry of Falling, display of the artist's large-scale paintings. Bank of America Plaza, W. Lobby, 600 Peachtree St. Through Nov. 1. Mon.-Fri. 8-6 p.m. 404-816-9777.
BARBARA ARCHER GALLERY Define Drawing is a collection of drawings from self-taught artists past and present including Nellie Mae Rowe, Thornton Dial and J. B. Murry. 1123 Zonolite Road, Suite 27. Through Aug. 31. Wed.-Sat. 11-5 p.m. 404-815-1545.
CENTER FOR PUPPETRY ARTS Masks: Outer Image, Inner Spirit, a special exhibition featuring ancient masks, art masks and sculpted prototypes from the Broadway production of The Lion King. 1404 Spring St. Through Jan. 5, 2002. Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $4-$5. 404-873-3391.
CENTER STREET ARTS GALLERY A retrospective of Vilma G. Holland's work includes oils, watercolors, pastels, pen and ink, prints, graphics and fashion design. 910 Center St., Conyers. Through Sept. 14. Mon.-Fri. 11-2:15 p.m. 770-922-3143.
CITY ART WORKS Sticks, contemporary art furniture and object art from the vivid imaginations of the artists. Wood, wire, and found objects create unique works of art. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. 2140 Peachtree Road. Through Aug. 31. 404-605-0786.
CITY GALLERY CHASTAIN The Hourglass Project: Baggage features local artists as well as from South Africa including Kojo Griffin, Diane Solomon Kempler and Wayne Kline. 135 Wieuca Road, inside Chastain Park. Through Sept. 8. 404-257-1804.
CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES Advancing Tradition showcases the more than 40 new additions to the collections including works by Diane Edison, Sue Ross and Bongi Bengu. Second floor of the Trevor Arnett Building, Clark Atlanta campus. Through Sept. 30. Tues.-Fri. 11-4 p.m. 404-880-6102.
FAY GOLD GALLERY The Gold Gallery announces an exhibition featuring works by Radcliffe Bailey, Michael Barringer, David Bierk, Gail Foster, Michael Gibson, Zoe Hersey, Terry Weiss, Angela Wilcocks and more. 764 Miami Circle. Through Sept. 9. 404-233-3843.
FERNBANK MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY Savage Ancient Seas is a special exhibition of strange creatures of the sea from 70 million years ago: reptiles, prehistoric fish, mollusks and pterosaurs. The IMAX film, Ocean Oasis, is shown in conjunction. 767 Clifton Road. Through Jan. 1 2002. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. noon-5 p.m. $10-$12. 404-929-6300.
FRICTION GALLERY Reflection at the Speed of Flight, Tsubasa's erotic, ultra-modern art will be on display. 659 Auburn Ave. For more information visit www.frictiongallery.com Through Oct. 7. 404-681-3111.
GALERIE VENDOME Contemporary French Masters is the current exhibition of works. 75 Bennett St. Through Sept. 1. Tues.-Fri. 11-6 p.m.; Sat. 11-5 p.m. 404-355-3554.
GALLERY SKLO Intermittent Perceptions features Christian Culver's series "Metropolitan Landscapes in vibrant pastels and mixed-media. Tula Art Center, 75 Bennett St., Suite E-2. Through Aug. 31. 404-350-9763.
GALLERY V Impressions in Light, oil paintings by Lucy McDowell and Linda Martin's wheel-thrown Stoneware on display. 10 Elizabeth Way, Roswell. Through Aug. 31. Mon.-Sat. 10-4:30 p.m.; Sun. 1-4:30 p.m. 770-992-4144.
HAMMONDS HOUSE GALLERIES Danny Simmons' recent paintings will be on display in the exhibition of Quest. 503 Peeples St. Through Sept. 9. Tues.-Fri. 10-6 p.m.; Sat.-Sun. 1-5 p.m. $1-$2 suggested donation. 404-752-8730.
HARTSFIELD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT The World of Paper is an exhibition on the global history of the art and industry of papermaking. T-Gates Display Cases, Main Terminal. Through Jan. 14, 2002. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 404-894-9592.
HIGH MUSEUM OF ART Art of the Architect, A presentation by modern and contemporary architects including Massimo Scolari, Arduino Cantafora, Franco Purini, Franz Prati and Aldo Rossi. June 23-Sept. 2. Michelangelo: Drawings and Other Treasures from the Casa Buonarroti, Florence, encompasses 47 objects from the artist's familial home in Italy and includes 24 drawings, nine of which have never before been exhibited in the US. Through Sept. 2. Paintings from the Age of Michelangelo from the Kress Collection includes eight paintings from the High's permanent collection. Through Oct. 7. Bentwood Furniture: Gift of Sara and Paul Steinfeld is an exhibit of 12 Austrian furniture pieces in the decorative arts collection. Through Dec. 2. Let it Shine: Self-Taught Art from the T. Marshall Hahn Collection, exhibit of folk art from the permanent collection. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Sat. 10-5 p.m.; Sun. noon-5 p.m.; Sun. closed. $4-$8. 404-733-HIGH.
HIGH MUSEUM OF FOLK ART & PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY Carrie Mae Weems: The Hampton Project is a reinterpretation of Benjamin Johnston's photograph's of the Hampton Institute. Through Sept. 8. New Treasures, Old Favorites: American Self-Taught Art from the High is a presentation of 35 works from recent acquisitions along with popular favorites from the folk art collection. Through April 13 2002. 133 Peachtree St. in the Georgia-Pacific Center. Mon.-Sat. 10 am.-5 p.m. Free. 404-577-6940.
HIGHLAND HARDWARE The top 25 pieces in a juried competition of turned objects including works by Sam Rieder will be on display. 1045 N. Highland Ave. Through Aug. 31. 404-872-4466.
JACKSON FINE ART Exhibition of recent large scale work by contemporary artists Richard Caldicott, David Hilliard and Angela West. 3115 E. Shadowlawn Ave. Through Sept. 15. Tues.-Sat. 10-5 p.m. 404-233-3739.
KIANG GALLERY Lines is an invitational group of artists who use line as a formal element in their work including works by Eve Ascheim, Ann Ledy, Jyung Mee Park, Jim Sanborn and others. 1923 Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 8. Tues.-Fri. 10:30-5:30 p.m.; Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-351-5477.
L. NICHOLE GALLERY Evolution Undone, solo exhibition of Robin Rezende's new mixed-media works. 1054 St. Charles Ave. Through Sept. 12. Wed.-Sat. noon-6 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. 404-216-5470.
MARIETTA/COBB MUSEUM OF ART Georgia Crossroads: Intersections in a Changing Landscape, features photography and film, painting and sculpture of 13 Atlanta area artists. 30 Atlanta St., Marietta. Through Sept. 2. Tues.-Sat. 11-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. 770-528-1444.
MATRE GALLERY Postures: Concerning the Nude Figure, exhibit of drawings by Ella Hergesheimer as well as recent works by Jonathan Fenske, Stever Penley, Art Rosenbaum, Suzy Scarborough and Cedric Smith. 75 Bennett St. Through Sept. 3. Tues.-Sat. 11-5 p.m. 404-350-8399.
MICHAEL C. CARLOS MUSEUM The Collector's Eye: Masterpieces of Egyptian Art from the Thalassic Collection, Ltd., featuring more than 175 relics of pharaonic civilization collected by Theatodore Halkedis. 571 South Kilgo St., Atlanta. Through Jan. 6 2002. Mon-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. Suggested $5 donation. 404-727-4282.
MOMUS GALLERY Works by artist Chris Scarborough, painting the fears, emotions and subconscious thoughts we experience through comic elements and symbolic devices. 75 Bennett St., Suite D-2, Atlanta. Through Sept. 5. 404-355-4180.
R. LAND STUDIO The Cover Show, collection of paintings, assemblages and mixed-media works that bore into the underbelly of "covers. 27C Waddell St. Through Sept. 15.
RADIAL CAFE Joseph Maehem's Medley of Suits. 1530 DeKalb Ave. Through Aug. 31. Mon.-Fri. 8-4 p.m.; Sat.-Sun. 9-4 p.m. 404-659-6594.
RAYMOND LAWRENCE GALLERY Wisdom Connected with Children Freezing to Death, installation created by Georgia State professor Craig Dongoski and former student Jedediah Caesar. 75 Bennett St., Suite M-1. Through Sept. 1. Tues.-Fri. 11-5 p.m.; Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-352-5058.
ROBERT C. WILLIAMS AMERICAN MUSEUM OF PAPERMAKING Paper Waves showcases recent embossings on archival, artist-made paper by Marjorie Tomchuk. 500 10th St. Through Sept. 7. 404-894-6663.
SANDLER HUDSON GALLERY Repetition is an exhibition featuring over 20 artists' work including Bill Bailey, Teri Dilling, Donna Mintz and Scott Ingram. 1831-A Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 8. Tues.-Fri. 10-5 p.m.; Sat. noon- 5 p.m. 404-350-8480.
SANDLER HUDSON GALLERY Paula Eubanks exhibition, Auto Repeats, examines automotive form and their implications. 1851-A Peachtree Road. Through Sept. 8. Tues.-Fri. 10-5 p.m.; Sat. noon-5 p.m. 404-350-8480.
STUDIO C Handmade wood furniture and wood objects by June Gartrell, metalworks by Lauren Platt and paintings and fine craft pieces by Lori Walters are all on display. 3300 E. Ponce de Leon Ave. Through Aug. 29. Call for hours. 404-786-0244.
SUNTRUST PLAZA GALLERY Atlanta Artists: Gallery Selections is a showcase of 28 local area artists from area galleries. 303 Peachtree St. Through Sept. 27. Mon.-Fri. 10-6 p.m.; Sat. 10-4 p.m. 404-816-9777.
SWAN COACH HOUSE The Word in Art: The Use of Text in Contemporary Southern Art features 29 artists including Benjamin Jones, Ruth Laxson, Richard Suden, David Laufer and Nellie May Rowe. 3130 Slaton Drive. Through Sept. 29. 404-266-2636.
TRINITY GALLERY Abstract Expressionism features five artists' works: Jason Rohlf, Bryce Hammond, Quim Bove, William Mize and Robert Marx. 315 E. Paces Ferry Road. Through Aug. 30. Tues.-Fri. 10-6 p.m.; Sat. 11-5 p.m. 404-237-0370.
TWO MIDTOWN PLAZA Phase II, Environmental Engineering: The Atlanta Steel Redevelopment Project, Ruth Dusseault's second photography installment of the Atlantic Steel Redevelopment Project. 1349 W. Peachtree St. Through Sept. 15. Call for hours. 404-898-2759.
WILLIAM BREMAN JEWISH HERITAGE MUSEUM Where the Wild Things Are: Maurice Sendak in His Own Words and Pictures, a multi-media exhibition featuring photographs, original illustrations, text, music, letters and more. Selig Center, 1440 Spring St. Through Nov. 4. Mon.-Thurs. 10-5 p.m., Fri. 10-3 p.m. $3-$5. 404-873-1661.