Galleries across the city are sponsoring ART FOR AIDS, an auction fundraiser benefiting the StreetHome program, which assists HIV-positive homeless people with housing, resources, substance abuse counseling, meals, employment training, literacy classes and more. The unique pieces of art available were created by the men at Jefferson Place Transitional House. Sponsors include Vaknin Schwartz, the Bluemilk Group, the Fay Gold Gallery and others. APRIL 5. 7-10 p.m. $25 at the door. Fulton County Government Atrium, 141 Pryor St. For reservations, call 404-870-7731 or e-mail email@example.com.
Headbangers, listen up. KELLY AMEN will be showing his art furniture in Heavy Metal and NALL's Recent Works, a collection of mixed-media paintings, also occupies the space at Macon & Company Fine Art. An opening reception will be held APRIL 5 from 7-10 p.m. Through May 15. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and by appointment. 1198 Howell Mill Road. 404-603-9122 or www.mindspring.com/~maconnco.
TENDER IDOLS -- Local Brit-pop act Tender Idols celebrate the release of their new album Distressor with a special all-ages performance at 9:30 p.m. See Earshot, p. 81. Earthlink Live (Smith)