Atlanta Barque Orchestra With the Emory University Concert Choir. Handel's Messiah. Sat., Nov. 23, 8:15 p.m. $25. Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, 3180 Peachtree Road. 404-240-8287.
Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chorus OurSong, inaugural concert with a joint performance with the Melodivas. Sat., Nov. 23, 8 p.m. $12-$15. St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 1790 LaVista Road. 770-938-1704.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Alexander Mickelthwate, conducts works by Przytulsky, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev with Leila Josefowicz, violin. Nov. 21, 8 p.m.; Nov. 22, 8 p.m.; Nov. 23, 8 p.m. $18-$22. Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000.
Clayton State College Chorale Sun., Nov. 24, 7:30 p.m. Spivey Hall, 5900 N. Lee St., Morrow. 770-961-3683.
Collegiate Chorale & Orchestra Presser Hall. Sun., Nov. 24, 3 p.m. Agnes Scott College, 141 E. College Ave., Decatur. 404-471-5314.
Gloria Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m. $7-$10. St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 2140 Beaver Ruin Road, Norcross. 404-223-9962.
GPC Chorale Susan McEwen conductor. Tue., Nov. 26, 8 p.m. Free. Marvin Cole Auditorium, Georgia Perimeter College Clarkston Campus, 555 N. Indian Creek Drive. 404-299-4270.
GPC Student Chamber Music Recital. Wed., Nov. 20, 12:15 p.m. Free. Marvin Cole Auditorium, Georgia Perimeter College Clarkston Campus, 555 N. Indian Creek Drive. 404-299-4270.
Music of Tranformation w/ Symphonic Wind Ensemble Thu., Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. Rialto Center for the Performing Arts, 80 Forsyth St. 404-651-4727.
Dan Yu Harpist. Fri., Nov. 22, 8:15 p.m. $20. Spivey Hall, 5900 N. Lee St., Morrow. 770-961-3683.
Art Farm Culture Barn Show. Original creator and producer of the Lucky Yates Talk Show at Dad's Garage Theater presents another live talk show format. Every other Saturday, 11 p.m. 835 Wylie St. 404-584-2078.
Blank Stage Theatre Renegade Players. Improv by the resident comedy troupe of the Blank Stage. Fridays, 10:30 p.m. $10. Solid Comedy. BRIC Players improv comedy. Fridays, 8 p.m. $10. Sketch comedy. Featuring Waking the Neighbors and Renegade Players. Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m. $10. 107 Luckie St., third floor. 404-314-8142.
Dad's Garage Theatre Comedy improv. Sundays, 8 p.m.; Thursdays, 10:30 p.m. $12. Scandal. Improvised soap opera. Fridays, 10:30 p.m. Continues through Feb. 21. $12. TheatreSports. Atlanta's popular improv comedy show. Saturdays, 10:30 p.m. $12. Lucky Yates Talk Show. Live talk show with special guests. Last Saturday of every month, 12 a.m. Roll a die to find out how much. 280 Elizabeth St. 404-523-3141.
Dave & Buster's, Marietta A Gift of Murder. Murder Mystery Players present comedy dinner theater. Sat., Nov. 23. $32.95. 2215 D&B Drive. 770-951-5554.
The Earl Ironic Butterflies. Rolin Comedy Calvalcade presents Brian Bannon, King Bee, Annie Holdrich and Tom Wolf. Wed., Nov. 20, 9:30 p.m. $6. 488 Flat Shoals Ave. 404-499-9055.
Kudzu Playhouse 2nd Base Comedy Troupe. Roswell's resident comedy troupe featuring improv and sketch comedy. Saturdays, 10:30 p.m.-12 a.m. $5. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. 770-594-1020.
McDuff's Irish Pub Open mike improv. Mondays. 56 E. Andrews Dr. 404-816-8008.
N'jea Open-mic. A home for seasoned and up-and- coming comics. Tuesdays, 8 p.m. $3-$5. 753 Edgewood Ave. 678-701-1580.
The Punchline Adam Ferrara. Stand-up. Nov. 21, 8:30 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.; Nov. 24, 8 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $10-$14. Jerry Farber. Stand-up. Nov. 27, 8:30 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.; Dec. 1, 8 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30. $10-$14. 280 Hilderbrand Drive. 404-252-5233.
Red Light Cafe Comedy Combat. Hosted by Jim Lehner and including other Atlanta stand-up comedians. Fourth Tuesday of every month, 8:30 p.m. $3. 553 Amsterdam Ave. 404-874-7828.
StarTime's Funny Farm Greg Fitzsimmons. Stand-up. Nov. 22, 9 p.m.; Nov. 23, 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m. $13.50. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. 404-467-4242.
The Tabernacle Janeane Garofalo. Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m. 152 Luckie St. 404-659-9022.
Uptown Comedy Corner Open-mic. Hosted by Tyler Craig from def jam. Wednesdays, 9 p.m. Ladies Night. Hosted by Magic Man of V-103. Thursdays, 9 p.m. Apollo Night w/ Nard. Featuring Honest John. Sundays. Open mic. Blacktop Circus, Shawty Shawty Amatuer Night. Tuesdays, 9 p.m. 2140 Peachtree Road. 404-350-6990.
Whole World Theatre Award-winning improv comedy theater. Tue., Thur., 8 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. $10-$19.50. 1214 Spring St. 404-817-0880.
Ballethnic * Urban Nutcracker, annual retelling of the classic holiday show set in the '40s on Auburn Ave. Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 22, 8 p.m.; Nov. 23, 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.; Nov. 24, 2 p.m. $18-$25. Robert Ferst Center for the Arts, 80 Forsyth St., Georgia Tech. 404-894-9600.
Georgian State Dance Company Ethnic dance troupe from the Black Sea. Tue., Nov. 26, 8 p.m. $32-$48. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. 404-881-2100.
Spelman College Dance Theatre Baldwin Burroughs Theatre. Nov. 21-23, 8 p.m.; Nov. 24, 3 p.m. $3-$8. Spelman College, 350 Spelman Lane. 404-215-7805.
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center * Face Time. Group photography show including Fiona Tan, Joe Lupo, Angela West and more. Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23. 535 Means St. 404-688-1970.
Atlanta History Center Metropolitan Frontiers: Atlanta, 1835-2000. Permanent exhibit. Reflections in Black: Smithsonian African American Photography. 120 photographers' works with more than 300 images including works by J.P. Ball, Charles Stewart, Pat Ward Williams, Albert Chong and Carrie Mae Weems. Wild Things in the Quarry. Sculptures by Thomas Prochnow. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sundays, 12-5:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 1. $7-$12. Continues through Jan. 12. 130 W. Paces Ferry Road. 404-814-4000.
Atlanta International Museum Ecology, Economy, Equity: the Architecture of William McDonough & Partners. Architectural models, text panels, drawings, site plans and interactive stations. Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Continues through Feb. 28. 285 Peachtree Center Ave., Marquis II Tower. 404-688-2467.
Carter Center American Originals: Treasures from the National Archives. Original documents of U.S.'s history including the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation signed by Abraham Lincoln. Nov. 14-Jan. 5. 441 Freedom Parkway. 404-331-0296.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History Ancient Microworlds. High-magnification photographs that look at fossils. Mon.-Sun. Continues through May 1. $10-$12. 767 Clifton Road. 404-929-6400.
High Museum of Art * Beyond Surrealism: Selections from the Permanent Collection. Featured works by Frank Lloyd Wright, Josef Hoffman, Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Paul Frankl and Alexander Girard. The Mystique of Rene Magritte. Five works by the surrealist painter on loan from the Menil Collection in Houston. Paris in the Age of Impressionism: Masterworks from the Musee d'Orsay. More than a hundred objects from the Musee d'Orsay collection including paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, works on paper and photographs. Tue.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; First Thursday of every month, 5-8 p.m. Continues through March 16. $8-$15. 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-4444.
High Museum of Art Folk Art & Photography Gallery * In Response to Place. Photographs from the Nature Conservancy's Last Great Places. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 4. Free. 30 John Wesley Dobbs Ave. 404-577-6940.
Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art Dale Chihuly. Glass art. Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 1-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 8. $3-$5. 30 Atlanta St., Marietta. 770-528-1444.
Michael C. Carlos Museum Arts of India and the Himalayas: Recent Acquisitions. New permanent collection dedicated to Asian art with rotating exhibits focusing on Asia's vast geography. Mel Bochner: If the Color Changes. Monoprints and paintings. Continues through Jan. 26. Treasures From the Royal Tombs of Ur. Traveling exhibition of Sumerian artifacts. Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 19. $5 donation. 571 S. Kilgo St. 404-727-4282.
Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia * Color, Culture, Complexity. Group show of works by 18 artists including Amalia Amaki, Bradley Bullock, Linda Hesh, Adia Millett, Robert B. Stewart. Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 19. 1447 Peachtree St. 404-881-1109.
Oglethorpe University Museum of Art Female Buddhas: Women of Enlightenment in Tibetan Mysticism. Tibetan tankga paintings. Tue.-Sun., 12-5 p.m. Continues through Feb. 16. Free. 4484 Peachtree Road. 404-364-8555.
Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking Marbling Reconsidered: Recent Works by Tom Leech. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 22. 500 Tenth St. 404-894-6663.
Spelman College Museum Of Fine Art Race in Digital Space. Group show of photography including Keith Piper, Sanford Biggers, Tana Hargest. Tue.-Sun. Continues through Feb. 22. 350 Spelman Lane. 404-215-2583.
The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Not Sold in Stores. Exhibit of homemade toys from troubled regions around the world including Africa, Asia, Latin America, East Timor, U.S. and Eastern Europe. Mon.-Thur., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sundays, 1-5 p.m. Continues through Feb. 28. $4-$6. Selig Center, 1440 Spring St. 404-870-7684.
Apache Cafe * Free Forum Exchange. Spoken-word, poetry, performance art and various musical acts. Hosted by Son-Christopher. Sundays, 9 p.m. $5. 64 Third St. 404-876-5436.
Banana Cabana Spoken Soul Thursday Nights. Open mic spoken word/poetry. Hosted by N'tellect and the Eboni Poets. Thursdays, 8 p.m. $2-$5. 5019 Memorial Drive, Stone Mountain. 404-299-7799.
Cafe Bunamore Soul Saturdays, N'tellect and the Eboni Poets. Spoken word, open-mic, live music and DJ. Saturdays, 8 p.m. $2-$5. 3420 East Ponce de Leon. 404-299-5540.
Caribou Coffee Emory Village Open-mic. Hosted by Clint Sabom. Tuesdays, 8:30 p.m. 1593 N. Decatur Road. 404-378-4917.
Caribou Coffee Norcross Open-mic. Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. Free. 3384 Holcomb Bridge Road, Norcross. 770-797-3918.
Charis Books & More Erotic Awakenings. Open mic with stories, poetry and songs. Sat., Nov. 23, 7:30 p.m. Free. 1189 Euclid Ave. 404-524-0304.
Eyedrum * Trampoline Hall. McSweeny's presents Shelia Heti reading from her new book The Middle Stories and Kevin Hoth, Lisa Fischman and J.S. Van Buskirk on other subjects. Wed., Nov. 20, 8 p.m. $2. 290 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 8. 404-522-0655.
Fihankra Cultural Center Experimental Spoken Word Performance. Hosted by Eclipse. Tuesdays, 8:30 p.m. 840 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. 404-753-2500.
Gravity Pub * Blue Plate Special. Kodac Harrison hosts this event with poetry and music. email@example.com. Last Wednesday of every month. Free. 1257 Glenwood Ave. 404-377-9119.
Haze * RaSessions After Dark. Forum to express, expose, network and showcase poetry, art, music with featured poets. Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Continues through March 22. Free. 40 7th St. 404-249-8900.
Java DeLight Coffee House Open-mic poetry. Sundays. $3. 4919 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur. 770-808-3390.
Java Jazz A Cup of Words. Spoken word and open mic event hosted by Spinxx. Fridays, 9 p.m. $7. 259 Peters St. 404-521-2551.
Java Monkey Open mic. Sundays, 8:30 p.m. 205 E. Ponce de Leon Ave., Decatur. 404-378-5002.
Lake Harbin Diner Wordz. Spokenword, poetry, open-mic, improv. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Continues through March 22. 6265 Maddox Road, Morrow. 770-994-6728.
Mount Carmel Christian Church The Catacombs Coffeehouse. A meeting place for Atlanta beatniks, hippies, squares and music lovers to exchange views of art and music. Every other Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 12. 404-667-8391.
N'jea From Behind the Mask. Interactive spoken word, poetry, prose, comedy, music, open-mic. Fridays, 8 p.m. $4. She Speaks. ShePoetsCollective presents a spoken word event focusing on women loving women. Mondays, 8:30 p.m. $3-$5. 753 Edgewood Ave. 678-701-1580.
Shark Bar UrbanSpotlight. Open-mic and spoken word artists accompanied by live band. Every other Tuesday, 8 p.m.-12 a.m. $5. 571 Peachtree St. 404-815-8333.
Studioplex Soul Salsa. Open mic for all poets, singers, and songwriters. Every other Tuesday, 7 p.m. $5. 659 Auburn Ave. 404-523-4467.
Antigone OU Playmakers present Jean Anouilh's adaptation of the classic Greek tragedy. Opens Nov. 20. Wed.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $7. Conant Performing Arts Center, Oglethorpe University, 4484 Peachtree Road. 404-504-1074.
A Day "In the Life" Impeccable Works Productions presents a drama about some African American same gender loving men. Nov. 26, 8 p.m.; Nov. 27, 8 p.m.; Nov. 28, 8 p.m. EarthLink Live, 1374 W. Peachtree St. 404-885-1365.
The Geldings Jack in the Black Box Theatre Company presents a comedy about three cowboy brothers with gender issues. Top Shelf. Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 4. $12. Dad's Garage Theatre, 280 Elizabeth St. 404-589-8330.
Here's Love! The Henry Players present the holiday musical based on Miracle on 34th Street. Opens Nov. 23. Thur.-Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 24, 2:30 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. Henry County Performing Arts Center, 37 Lemon St., McDonough. 770-914-1474.
Jane Eyre Adaptation by Julie Beckman of the Bronte classic. Opens Nov. 21. Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 22. $20-$25. Actor's Express, 887 W. Marietta St. 404-607-7469.
Late Night Puppet Slam * Featuring talents of Curious Moon, Lorna Howley, Julie Dansby, Rosco Chap, Chris Brown, Scott Warren. Hosted by Lucky Yates. Top Shelf. Sun., Nov. 24, 12 a.m. Free-$5. Dad's Garage Theatre, 280 Elizabeth St. 404-523-3141.
The Magic Dreidels Jewish Theatre of the South presents a family Chanukah lpay by Jenna Zark. Opens Nov. 27. Wed., Thur., Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m. & 3 p.m. Continues through Dec. 8. $10-$12. Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, 5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody. 770-395-2654.
Pleeez Meri Shaadi Kara Do Satire performed by India Club and Pakistan Student Assoc. of Georgia Tech. firstname.lastname@example.org. Sat., Nov. 23, 7 p.m. $4. Georgia Tech Student Center.
The Thinnest Woman Wins Comic dance/theater spectacle. First Glance Atlanta. Nov. 24, 8 p.m.; Nov. 25, 8 p.m.; Nov. 26, 6 p.m. $15. Ballroom Studios, 107 Luckie St., 2nd floor. 404-522-2709.
Yuletide Journey Family holiday musical. Wed.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m. Continues through Dec. 22. $17-$23. ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. 770-469-1105.
Aida Tim Rice and Elton John's musical set in ancient Egypt. Tue.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sat., Sun., 2 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $20-$45. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. 404-817-8700.
All's Well That Ends Well Shakespeare's comedy about a woman trying to save a man she loves. Thur.-Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 8. $19.50-$24.50. New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. 404-874-5299.
Anton Acts Out Synchronicity Performance Group present a series of Chekhov's short works. Part of the Three Sisters Project. In repertory, call for exact dates and times. Wed.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 7 p.m. Continues through Dec. 8. $15-$18. 7 Stages Back Stage Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave. 404-284-1151.
The Bench * World premiere from Atlanta comedy masters Larry Larson and Eddie Levi Lee. Tue.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. & 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 15. $25-$31. Hertz Stage, Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000.
Cheaper by the Dozen Little General Players present the comedy about family life in the '20s. Saturdays, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.; Fridays, 7 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $5-$8. Cobb Playhouse and Studio, 2060 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta. 770-565-3995.
Coyote Tales Mask Theatre and Puppetry presents a series of vignettes based on traditional Pueblo Indian stories. Sundays, 3 p.m.; Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $10-$12. Little Five Points Community Center, 1083 Austin Ave. 404-982-9922.
Greetings A comedy/drama about a family during the holidays. Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 1. $5-$12. Stellar Cellar Theatre, St. James Episcopal Church, 161 Church St., Marietta. 770-218-9669.
A Hatful of Rain Underground Theatre presents the drama set in New York's lower East Side. Thur.-Sat., 8:10 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta, 1955 Cliff Valley Way. 404-634-5134.
The Limousine Ride * Comedy about four former first ladies in the backseat of a limo. Sundays, 7 p.m.; Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Jan. 26. $23.50. Ansley Park Playhouse, 1545 Peachtree St. 404-875-1193.
Long-Johns * 45-minute long-form improv based upon audience suggestions. Top Shelf. Fridays, 12 a.m. Continues through Jan. 3. $1-$5. Dad's Garage Theatre, 280 Elizabeth St. 404-523-3141.
My Favorite Holiday World premiere of a holiday musical by Atlanta playwright Darrell Wofford. Sundays, 2 p.m.; Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 7. $12-$18. Neighborhood Playhouse, 430 W. Trinity Place, Decatur. 404-373-5311.
Over the River and Through the Woods Family comedy. Fri., Sat., 8 p.m.; Thursdays, 8 p.m.; Nov. 24, 5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 21. $12-$18. Kudzu Playhouse, 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. 770-594-1020.
Peachtree Battle * World premiere of comedy/drama centering on a blueblood, Buckhead wedding. Sundays, 7 p.m.; Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through March 9. $23.50. Peachtree Playhouse, 878 Peachtree St. 404-875-1193.
Sanders Family Christmas Bluegrass gospel songs and musical theater for the holidays. Tue.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. Continues through Jan. 5. $22-$32. Theatre in the Square, 11 Whitlock Ave., Marietta. 770-422-8369.
Shenandoah Musical drama set in 1860s with folk ballads and country dances. Tue.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Nov. 24, 3 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $15. Stillwell Theater-Kennesaw State Unversity, Kennesaw. 770-423-6650.
The Spitfire Grill * Musical based upon the movie of the same title set in Gilead, Wisconsin. Sundays, 2 p.m.; Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 29. $16-$25. Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave. 404-584-7450.
A Streetcar Named Desire Cobb Players present the Tennessee Williams classic. Sundays, 3 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 1. $8-$14. Cobb Playhouse and Studio, 2060 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta. 770-565-3995.
A Taffeta Christmas, A 50's Christmas Reunion Holiday rock and romp. Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 4 p.m.; Sundays, 2:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23. $14.50-$31. Georgia Ensemble Theatre, Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. 770-641-1260.
30 Below * Out of Hand Theater presents an experimental theater piece by, for and about those under the age of 30. First Glance Atlanta. Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 10:30 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. $12-$15. 7 Stages, 1105 Euclid Ave. 404-523-7647.
Three Sisters * Synchronicity Performance Group presents Anton Chekhov's classic masterpiece. Part of the Three Sisters Project. In repertory, call for exact dates and times. Wed.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 7 p.m. Continues through Dec. 8. $15-$18. 7 Stages Back Stage Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave. 404-284-1151.
Visual Arts: Openings
Anne Irwin Fine Art Small Works Show. Landscape, figurative and still life paintings by 18 Southern artists. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 31. 55 Bennett St. 404-352-1855.
Apache Cafe Untitled. Interactive art evening featuring works by Rose M. Barron. Opening reception Nov. 25, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 25-Dec. 1. 64 Third St. 404-876-5436.
Atlanta Photography Group Gallery Southern Photographers 2002. Group show of Southeastern photographers work. Wed.-Sat., 12-4 p.m. Continues through Jan. 24. TULA Art Center, 75 Bennett St., B-1. 404-605-0605.
Galerie Timothy Tew Heads. Paintings and sculpture by Kimo Minton, paintings by Stephanus Heidacker and works from the Estate of Otto Neumann. Opening reception Nov. 22. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 20. 309 E. Paces Ferry Road. 404-869-0511.
Irvindale Studio Holiday Open House. Group show including sculpture, paintings, jewelry, textiles, more. Nov. 22, 6-9 p.m.; Nov. 23, 12-5 p.m.; Nov. 24, 12-5 p.m. 2217 Irvindale Drive. 770-457-0820.
Macon & Company Fine Art Sabiha Mujtaba. Studio furniture in wood. Opening reception Nov. 21, 7-10 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 30. 1198 Howell Mill Road, Suite 109. 404-603-9122.
Raiford Gallery Roswell Artist's Tour. Group show with works by Lin Christopher, Will Christopher, Mamie Joe, Dale Rayburn, Judie Raiford. Sun., Nov. 24, 1-5 p.m. 1169 Canton St., Roswell. 770-645-2050.
Spence Art Gallery John Ahee. Original oil patels. Opening reception Nov. 24, 2-6 p.m. Nov. 24-Dec. 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 73-C Fairview Road, Stockbridge. 678-565-3034.
Swan Coach House Gallery Little Things Mean a Lot. 100 small art works in all forms. Opening reception Nov. 21, 6-8 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Continues through Jan. 12. 3130 Slaton Drive. 404-266-2636.
Trinity Gallery Miniature Show. Group show featuring more than 50 gallery artists. Opening reception Nov. 22, 7-10 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. 315 E. Paces Ferry Road. 404-237-0370.
Visual Arts: Ongoing
Abstein Gallery Articulations. More than 200 mixed media pieces by 20 Southern artists. Tue.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 1-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 28. 558 14th St. 404-872-8020.
Afro Deco Gallery Saint, Arienne King-Comer, Diane Britton-Dunham, Naylon Mitchell. Paintings. Wed.-Fri., 12-7 p.m.; Saturdays, 12-6 p.m.; Sundays, 1-4 p.m. 27 Waddell St. 404-222-9535.
Apache Cafe The Essence of Color. Interactive art evening featuring works by Athelius Person, Jimi Lee Warlaw. Nov. 18-24. 64 Third St. 404-876-5436.
Apres Diem Christopher Chiavetta. Paintings. Nov. 14-Dec. 1. 931 Monroe Drive. 404-872-3333.
Art Institute of Atlanta Through Our Eyes. Travel photographs of England, Scotland and France. Mon.-Thur., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fridays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through Dec. 13. 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 100 Embassy Road. 770-394-8300.
Art Maverick Studios Commercial Free. Group show of works by Stephen Bise, Rhett Amick, Mary Farmer and others. Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 21. Main St., Tucker. 770-723-1682.
The Art Place Student/Instructor Holiday Show & Sale. Paintings, pottery, prints and more. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 15. 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. 770-509-2700.
ART Station American Fine Craft Exhibition. Group show of fine crafts. Off the Edge Art. Folk art by Bob McGill. Member Juried Exhibition. Group mixed media show. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Continues through Jan. 26. 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. 770-469-1105.
Arts For All Gallery Dreams & Nightmares. Group show of work by the Hillside Photographers. Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 8. 57 Forsyth St. 404-221-1270, ext. 202.
ArtSpot Triple Point. Featuring Travis T. Pack, Grady Haugerud and Ashley Benton. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 6. 704 McGruder St. 404-659-0088.
Artwalk at Lenox My Home Town. Annual holiday show focusing on works of art ages 6-18. Nov. 14-Jan. 5. Lenox Mall, 3393 Peachtree Road. 404-233-6767.
Atlanta College of Art Gallery * Laylah Ali: Paintings on Paper. Tue., Wed., Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thur., Fri., 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 24. 1280 Peachtree St., Woodruff Arts Center. 404-733-5052.
Atlanta Financial Center In Italy: 30 Years of American Photographers in Italy. Group exhibit including Mary Sayer Hammond, Robert Nix, Richard Tichiich, Stephen A. Scheer, Ben Reynolds and others. South Tower Lobby. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 11. 3333 Peachtree Road. 404-816-9777.
Ayutthaya Gallery Tribal Textiles. Textiles from central and southeast Asia. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 30. 1123 Zonolite Road, Suite 27. 404-888-6682.
Ballroom Studios Objectivescapes. Sculpture by Jeannette Dorsey. Sat., Sun., 12-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 15. 107 Luckie St., 2nd floor. 404-522-2709.
Buckhead Library Paintings 2002. Paintings, drawings, inkjet by Anita Arliss. Fri., Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Mon., Wed., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Tue., Thur., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. 269 Buckhead Ave. 404-814-3500.
Le Cafe Crepe Gallery Abstract Freeforms. Paintings by Estelle Carraz. Tue.-Sat. Continues through March 1. 90 Marietta Station Walk, Marietta. 770-426-8003.
The Center for AIDS and Humanity Bloodworks: an Exploration of Sexual Attraction in the Age of AIDS. Drawings by Robert Sherer washed in human blood. Mon.-Fri., 12-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 20. 159 Ralph McGill Blvd. 404-874-7926.
Cherokee County Arts Council Arts Center New Horizons. Group show of Georgia artists in a variety of media. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Jan. 3. 94 North St., Canton. 770-704-6244.
Church of the Atonement-Episcopal The Italian Series. Scenes from Tuscany by Carolyn Mann. Tue.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 5. 4945 High Point Road, Sandy Springs. 404-252-3324.
City Gallery East Crossing Over. Group show with works by Larry Jens Anderson, Lisa hart, R. Land, Kara Walker and others. Mon.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 29. City Hall East, First Floor, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. 404-817-6983.
City Issue New Photographs. Works by Kathryn Kolb, Yvonne Boyd, Craig Bromley and Steve Thackston. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Nov. 30. 2825 Peachtree Road. 404-262-3500.
The Dalton Gallery * No Agenda but Their Own: a Decade of Work by Women Artists. Group exhibit of works by Bo Zhang, Susan Cofer, Angela West, Shelia Turner, Piper Warlick and others. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.; Sat., Sun., 12-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 19. Dana Fine Arts Building, Agnes Scott College, 141 E. College Ave., Decatur. 404-471-5361.
Darious Art Gallery Fall 2002 Group Exhibition. Nov. 14-30. 3255 Peachtree Rd. 404-237-9820.
Eyedrum Transforming. Multimedia group show of 18 artists including Todd Carroll, Sara Hornbacher, Praj Jayavant and Cecelia Kane, curated by Jen Vanderpool. Wed., Fri., Sat., 12-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 21. 290 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 8. 404-522-0655.
Fay Gold Gallery Zoe Hersey, Thomas Ostenberg, Heidi Zumbrun. Paintings by Hersey, sculpture by Ostenburg and photographs by Zumbrun. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 28. 764 Miami Circle. 404-233-3843.
Frog & Peach Gallery Myth & Majesty. Paintings by Scott E. Hill. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 12-4 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30. 55 N. Main St., Clayton. 706-782-2423.
Gallery Of The Unitarian Universalist Congregation Salon 2002. Group show of works by the Atlanta Photographic Society. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Continues through Nov. 26. 911 Cliff Valley Way. 404-634-5134.
Gallery V Wild Flowers and Other Things. Paintings by Adele Furin. Feathers in Colored Pencil. Drawings by Carol Sorensen. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sundays, 1-4:30 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30. 10 Elizabeth Way, Roswell. 770-649-7426.
Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston Campus Harold Washington City College Faculty Exhibition. Mon.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 2. 555 North Indian Creek Drive. 404-299-4270.
Georgia State University School of Art & Design girl. Group show of works by Sadie Benning, Elizabeth Fleming, Sarah Hobbs, Amanda Klingloff and others. In conjunction with Youth Art Connection Gallery. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 6. 10 Peachtree Center Ave. 404-651-2257.
Georgia State University Student Center La Realidad y el Deseo. Mixed media work by Marco Osvaldo Razo and photographs by Wendy Phillips. Nov. 14-Dec. 6, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Gilmer & Courtland St. 404-501-9160.
Gwinnett Historic Courthouse Expressions of Expressions. Colored pencil and pen and ink by Dena Leigh Frizzell. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 2. 185 Crogan St., Lawrenceville. 770-417-2200.
Heaven Blue Rose Captured Thoughts. Works by Nan Griffith. Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23. 934 Canton Road, Roswell. 770-642-7380.
Jackson Fine Art Catch and Release. Photography of David Hilliard. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Jan. 11. 3115 East Shadowlawn Ave. 404-233-3739.
Kiang Gallery Sky River Group. Paintings by Pat Steir. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 30. 1923 Peachtree Road. 404-351-5477.
Kubatana Moderne All That Jazz. Collage works by Sam Nhlengethwa. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 30. 1831 Peachtree Road. 404-355-5764.
The Lowe Gallery Joseph Riera I Arago, Jason Murphy, Kevin Sonmor. New paintings, sculpture and works on paper by Arago, paintings by Murphy and Sonmor. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 29. 75 Bennett St., TULA Art Center. 404-352-8114.
Marcia Wood Gallery Work on Paper. Group exhibit of drawings, photography, prints and mixed media including work by David Baerwalde, Ruth Laxson, Alan Loehle, Timothy McDowell and others. Tue.-Fri., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30. 1831 Peachtree Road. 404-351-3930.
Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site * Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America. Emory University and MLK National Historic Site present this collection of photographs, postcards and related materials documenting lynchings throughout the US. Mon.-Sun., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. 450 Auburn Ave. 404-331-5190.
Modern Primitive Gallery Mary Klein. Paintings. Tue.-Sun., 12-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. 1393 North Highland Ave. 404-892-0556.
Momus Gallery Contemporary Masters Exhibition. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 14. Tamara Rafkin. Photographs in conjunction with works by Ray Charles White. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Nov. 28. 75 Bennett St. 404-355-4180.
Opus One La Femme Rouge. Series of nudes by Carolynn Mann also featuring Gabriela Ibarra, Dmitry Proshkin and Gwen Fox. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 28. 75 Bennett St. 404-352-9727.
Robert Ferst Center for the Arts Imagining Nature. Photographs of Abe Ordover. Tue.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 9. 80 Forsyth St., Georgia Tech. 404-894-9600.
Roche-Bobois New Views: Contemporary Works by Atlanta Artists. Group show with work by Robin Davis, Sandi Grow, Paige Harvey, Ted Maloof, Judy Pishnery and Lance Lamont. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Continues through Nov. 24. 3400 Woodvale Drive. 404-467-1900.
Sandler Hudson Gallery Trace II. Drawings by Allison Stewart. Recent Work. Photographs by Fernando La Rosa. Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30. 1831 Peachtree Road. 404-350-8480.
Schatten Gallery A Long Look Homeward. Photographs, detailed narrative text and video clips concerning Tibetans living in exile. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 31. 540 Asbury Circle. 404-727-6280.
The Showcase School Southern Hemispheres. Photographs by Owen Jones. Atlanta Celebrates Photography. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 5. 1135 Sheridan Rd.
Small Business Services Paris Inspirations. Photographs from Pisconeri Workshops featuring Bill Bibb, Megan Miller, Donna Poor, Jen Siebels and others. Nov. 14-Dec. 18. The Stove Works, 112 Krog St., Suite 17. 404-525-4289.
Smyrna Public Library Diane Nichols. Acrylic works. Nov. 12-Dec. 15. 100 Village Green Circle, Smyrna. 770-431-2860.
Solomon Projects * Small Deaths. Paintings and still-lifes, along with an animated short. Tue.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 7. 1037 Monroe Drive. 404-875-7100.
The Sportsman's Gallery Art and the Animal. Group exhibit with over 120 works dealing with animals. Mon.-Fri., 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. Aaron Building 309 E. Paces Ferry Rd. , Suite 120.
Studioplex The Long Walk to Freedom: Portraits of Civil Rights Activists Then and Now. A photgraphic timeline of the march to civil rights. Tue.-Fri., 2-6 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 659 Auburn Ave. 404-584-0305.
Vespermann Glass Gallery Millinery in Glass. Glass hats of Brian Brenno. Tue.-Sat. Continues through Dec. 31. 309 E. Paces Ferry Road. 404-266-0102.
Vinson Gallery Head Over Heels. Paintings of shoes by J.Z. Torre. Wed., Thur., 11 a.m.-2 p.m. & 5-9 p.m.; Fridays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. & 5-10 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sundays, 12-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 30. 119 E. Court Square, #100, Decatur. 404-370-1720.
Williams-Payne House Paper Creations & Inspirations. Group show of paper works by Katy DeMent, Mariana DePetris, Nancy Fields and Janice Metzel. Thur.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 7. 6075 Sandy Springs Circle. 404-851-9101.