Friday, January 4, 2013

Weekend Arts Agenda: In Unison at Get This!

Posted By on Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 10:58 AM

In Unison at Get This!

Get This! Gallery is exhibiting its first group show of the new year and each artist has been hand selected by William Downs. Downs, who has built a reputation as a curator in both Atlanta during his undergrad work and in Baltimore during his graduate days, has chosen artists based on a connection he created with them during his career. In Unison opens Sat. night from 7-10 p.m., but don't miss the special guided tour of the exhibition with Downs in February. More art after the jump in this weekend arts agenda.

Friday

The Cube Gallery opens the new year with a brief show featuring artists Vasil Vasilev and Lynn Sisler. The show, which will only be on display til Jan. 14, features two very different approaches to art making. While Vasilev channels a certain abstract-surrealist aesthetic, Sisler explores layers and collages within her intricate paintings. There will be and opening reception plus refreshments at the gallery tonight starting at 7 p.m.

Saturday

EK Huckaby Lineage
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Famed painter EK Huckaby exhibits his newest collection of work titled The Ocean Casts the Greatest Shadow at {Poem 88} Gallery throughout this month. His work examines that which was once modern and new, like the invention of the light bulb explored in the work above. The opening reception for his show is Sat. from 7-9:30 p.m., and the work will be up through Feb. 2.

Shen Yun at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
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  • Shen Yun at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre is hosting the Chinese Shen Yun Performing Arts group for three shows this weekend. Shen Yun is dedicated to exploring and preserving the traditional culture of China, this beautiful display of color, music, dance and narrative will only be in Atlanta for a limited time. One show tonight and two shows tomorrow, for tickets click here.

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