The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Friday, October 9, 2015

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center Opens Solo Exhibitions
Russell Maltz, Ideal Yard, 2004.
ATLANTA, GA.-Solo exhibitions by installation/performance artist Anissa Mack, photographer Judy Linn, and sculptor Russell Maltz, as well as a group show featuring the work of David Knox, Laura Noel, and Mary O’Horo, open at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center on Friday, February 8, 2007; the shows end on March 29. An opening artists’ reception will take place on February 8, from 7 – 9 pm at the Contemporary. On February 8, Judy Linn will discuss the influence of people and place on her practice; and on February 9, Anissa Mack & Russell Maltz will discuss their respective approaches to site-specific installation.

February 8 – March 29, 2008 - Patrons’ Preview, Friday, February 8, 6 – 7 pm; Artists’ Reception, Friday, February 8, 7 - 9 pm. Judy Linn Artist’s Talk, Friday, February 8, 12 pm. Anissa Mack and Russell Maltz Artists’ Talks, Saturday, February 9, 11 am – 1 pm.

Anissa Mack: To Be Sung As A Round examines complex conditions of memory, place, and tradition through the use of photography and sculpture. Combining fabricated metals with collected items, Mack creates sculptures that evoke nostalgia and subtle humor, challenging the viewer’s expectations and morals. Her recent photographs document the simple act of dispensing ice from a hotel machine may suggest the isolation or, perhaps, the romance of the lonely traveler.

Judy Linn: Early Recent Late Photographs 1970 – 2007 captures the spontaneous encounters of everyday life. Shooting in black and white and occasionally in color, Linn takes photographs in urban or rural landscapes of people, animals, and nature that offer surprising juxtapositions of scale, displacement, and gesture.

Russell Maltz: In The Process of Becoming: Painted/Stacked (For Sol LeWitt) uses common commercial materials, such as painted cinder-blocks and ply wood to create minimalist environments, often in dialog with existing architecture. Maltz has worked in diverse public areas, such as college campuses, parking lots, shopping centers, as well as galleries.

Selections from the Studio Program: David Knox, Laura Noel, Mary O’Horo each present new works in this group show. Photographer David Knox documents the American South’s architectural ruins while Laura Noel’s subject consists of portraits and a series of visual short stories about the lives of strangers. Mary O’Horo’s work is based on her personal interest in scientific principles and their relationship to metaphysical concepts.

Since 1973, the Contemporary’s Studio Artists Program has provided subsidized studio space and technical and informational support to artists. There are currently fourteen studios made available through the program.

Founded in 1973, the Contemporary is a non-profit multidisciplinary arts organization dedicated to excellence, experimentation and education in all forms of contemporary art. Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, 535 Means Street, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318, phone (404) 688-1970,

Today's News

February 8, 2008

Frey Norris Gallery in San Francisco Presents Leonora Carrington: The Talismanic Lens

Sotheby's Series of Impressionist & Modern Sales Realise Unprecedented $285 Million

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center Opens Solo Exhibitions

Aplanat Galerie für Fotografie Presents Roland Pleterski - Drawn by the Light

Art Museum To Be Named For American Ambassador To Romania Nicholas F. Taubman

Whimsical 'Pete the Cat' Exhibit in Final Week at Art Museum

Temple Gallery Presents Damian Moppett, After the Fall

Participants Sought for Herring's Task Performance

Just Opened: Do We Dare Squander Chicago's Great Architectural Heritage?

Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Receives $5 Million Endowment

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves aims to pinpoint legendary Queen Nefertiti's tomb

2.- Exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum explores the world of Indian textiles and fashion

3.- Rare Byzantine mosaic that depicts ancient streets and buildings in Egypt restored

4.- Sopranos actor/art collector Federico Castelluccio to pen book on Guercino discovery

5.- Exhibition at the McNay Art Museum presents more than 50 works created by Joan Miró

6.- Major monographic exhibition of works by Tamara de Lempicka on view in Verona

7.- Virginia Museum of Fine Arts acquires painting commissioned by King George III

8.- Tang Museum at Skidmore College receives 500 photographs from Jack Shear

9.- The Rijksmuseum and the Louvre to jointly buy rare Rembrandts for 160 mn euros

10.- Rail life: History of trains brought to life in a state-of-the art museum in Brussels

Related Stories

Important Judaica and Israeli & international art bring a combined $7.9 million at Sotheby's New York

Tunisia to auction ousted despot's treasures

Andy Warhol's Mao portraits excluded from the Beijing and Shanghai shows next year

China criticises French Qing dynasty seal auction

Christie's announces auction marking the first half century of the popular and luxurious interiors shop Guinevere

Nine new exhibits debut at San Diego International Airport

Rembrandt masterpiece "Portrait of Catrina Hooghsaet" back on display at National Museum Cardiff

Amber: 40-million-year-old fossilised tree resin is Baltic gold

Egyptian artist Iman Issa wins the Ist FHN Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona Award

The main chapel of the Basilica of Santa Croce open for visits after five year restoration

Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .


Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez
Social Network Manager and Translator: Norma Cristina Pérez Ayala Cano

Royalville Communications, Inc
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
to a Mexican poet.

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site