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Calendar postings for Acworth, Kennesaw, Marietta

soundsofpeace1Check out what is going on for the next seven days starting Sat Feb 27!

SAT FEB 27 SOUNDS OF PEACE 7:30 PM The Georgia Symphony Orchestra Chorus presents Sounds of Peace with Bryan Black, Music Director Enjoy this powerful serenade to peace as the 90+ voices of the GSO Chorus are featured in this inspirational celebration of choral masterpieces. The event will be held Saturday, February 27 at the Marietta First United Methodist Church. The event begins at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $15 and available for purchase at www.georgiasymphony.org.

SAT FEB 27 – DANCING WITH THE STARS OF MARIETTA – Local “celebrity” dancers will show off their best dance moves in this “fun”raiser. To purchase tickets, please visit the Earl Smith Strand Theatre’s website at www.earlsmithstrand.org. Event begins at 7pm at the Strand Theatre. Fundraiser for Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre.

TUE MAR 1 – PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY – Registered Voters, Make Your Vote Count! Advanced voting begins Monday, Feb. 8th. Visit www.cobbelections.org or call 770-528-2581 for more information.

WED MAR 2 – NORTHWEST COBB CHAMBER SPECIAL PRESENTATION – 7:30-9:00am, Tracy Rathbone, Executive Director of the Town Center Area Community Improvement District will speak. Register online at www.cobbchamber.org. For questions about Area Councils, please contact Ashley Warner at awarner@cobbchamber.org or 770-859-2346.

THU MAR 3 – SONS OF JUBAL CONCERT – Presented by Georgia Baptist Convention at Macland Baptist Church, 3732 Macland Road, Powder Springs beginning at 7pm. Open to the public.

FRI MAR 4 – ART SHOW AT dkGALLERY – We will celebrate the Kick-off of the 2016 Art Walk season with the continuance of The Romance of the Nude and Figure Art show from 5-9pm. For more information about the gallery and dk Gallery artists, please visit www.dkgallery.us.

FRI MAR 4 – FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK – Marietta Square from 5-9pm. Art Walk brings artists, businesses and community together, creating a unique and vibrant cultural event. Art Walk was created by the local merchants of Marietta Square.  For more information visit www.artwalkmarietta.com.

First Friday Art Walk – October 3

Art_WalkFirst Friday Art Walk on the historic Marietta Square will be held on October 3, from 5-9 p.m., with over 30 artists showing their work in front of numerous merchants, restaurants and galleries hosting them.  This is the last Art Walk for this year.
In Atherton Square, behind Cool Beans and Hemmingways, Art Walk presents Tavern in the gARTen, selling beer and wine. Additional musicians and performing artists will be found throughout the Square, hosted by participating merchants.  Ask an Art Walk Ambassador for a map and directions.  You can identify them by their distinct white Art Walk aprons.
Kick-off your weekend with First Friday Art Walk. First Friday Art Walk is sponsored by The Branding Project, a membership organization representing merchants, arts, restaurants, entertainment and all professionals who work together to promote the Marietta Square as thriving, culturally-rich, shopping and entertainment destination for metro Atlanta, daily.For additional information, contact Kee Carlisle.  404-668-8210.  kee.carlisle@att.net

FRI OCT 3-NOV 21 PRESSING MATTERS V, 2 Rules Fine Art of Marietta is pleased to host Pressing Matters V, the 5th annual exhibition by the members of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio (APS). This fine art exhibition recognizes the quality and diversity of work being generated by APS members. The works shown will be original prints using hand-pulled printmaking processes. Opening reception and printmaking demonstrations on Friday, October 3, 5-9pm during Marietta’s First Friday Art Walk. The reception is free and open to the public. The 2 Rules Fine Art gallery is located at 85 Church Street in the historic Marietta Square district. Visit www.2rulesfineart.com for gallery hours and events, or call 404-355-6897.

FRI OCT 3 POP/REALISM PAINTINGS Avery Gallery presents Pop/Realism Paintings by Clifford Land.  This entertaining show opens on Friday, October 3 from 5 – 9 pm at Avery Gallery, 390 Roswell St. in Marietta. Mick Kinney & The Georgia Crackers will be playing live 1920’s era Appalachian mountain music with string instruments; fiddle, banjo and guitar.   GG’s Creole Cuisine will be providing an excellent sampling of delicious creole food.

FRI OCT 3 DK GALLERY 5-9 features Shields and Boundaries: Shellie Lewis-Dambax Solo Show for First Friday Art walk.  dk Gallery is located at 25 West Park Square.  

FRI OCT 3 MARIETTA HISTORY MUSEUM. 5-9 Join us during ArtWalk for An Eerie Evening at the Museum. The Museum will be hosting a variety of “special” guests, who will offer tales of Marietta’s past. This event is FREE but donations are greatly appreciated.  1 Depot St., Marietta.

Download the complete map for Oct 3rd Art Walk here:ArtWalkMapOct2014

Marietta’s 2014 FIRST FRIDAY Art Walk Returns in April

Street scene at First Friday Art Walk.With much anticipation, the Branding Project is pleased to announce the return of First Friday Art Walk beginning in April 4, 2014.

Resuming April 4, 2014, and running the first Friday of the month from April through October, art lovers, near and far, come to enjoy an evening stroll down the tree-lined streets of Historic Downtown Marietta during Art Walk.

First Friday Art Walk is creating an art community of excellence on the Historic Marietta Square. First Friday Art Walk is a free, self-guided tour featuring local artists, and their art at the many different historic theaters, galleries, museums, restaurants and boutiques. Artists who are interested in participating in the 2014 First Friday Art Walk are welcome to visit www.artwalkmarietta.com to download an application.

Tavern in the gARTen, a beer and wine garden was a hit last year and continues on this 7th Annual First Friday Art Walk season. During Tavern in the gARTen guests can purchase cold beverages, sit and enjoy live music, and watch art come alive in Atherton Square located behind Cool Beans and Hemmingways.

Parking is available on the Square, in the Mill Street lots and in the Cherokee Street Parking Deck (free in the evenings).  For detailed information about parking, visit our website,   www.artwalkmarietta.com.  Admission to the Art Walk is free.  First Friday Art Walk will be held rain or shine.

The Unwritten Lyrics, a solo exhibition of paintings by Heather Shirin,

Painting of Two Girls by Helen Shirin2 Rules Fine Art presents The Unwritten Lyrics, an exhibition of mixed media paintings by Asheville NC artist Heather Shirin. The show will run April 4 through May 30, with an opening reception on Friday, April 4th, from 5-9pm. An additional reception will be held on Friday, May 2nd, 5-9pm. Both receptions take place during Marietta’s First Friday Art Walks.

The receptions on April 4 and May 2 are free and open to the public. The Unwritten Lyrics will show at the gallery through May 30. The gallery is located at 85 Church St., Marietta GA 30060. Visit http://www.2rulesfineart.com/shirin.php for more information about the exhibition or call 404-355-6897.

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Radney's April show at dkgallery, on the Square, Marietta.Dialogue:  A Two-Woman Show Featuring artists: Gina Hurry & Catie Radney

April kicks off the much anticipated 2014 First Friday Art Walk season. dk Gallery is proud to celebrate the annual Art Walk tradition with a two artist show featuring Birmingham artists Gina Hurry and Catie Radney. The opening reception will be held on Friday, April 4, 5-9 pn.  dk Gallery is located aat 25 West Park Square, Marietta.

It’s not just their locale that makes Hurry and Radney a likely pair for an art show duo, it’s their canvases. Their canvases share textures, colors, and feelings that complement the other, as any interesting dialogue would…hence the show title, Dialogue. All are invited to attend this highly anticipated show on Friday, April 4 at dk Gallery from 5:00 – 9:00 pm.

First Friday Art Walk at dk Gallery gives art lovers a chance to meet these featured artists while enjoying an evening of contemporary fine art and live music, which is sure to be a hit for all.

 

Avery Gallery      

Avery Gallery, downtown Marietta, features artist Tommy HuntAvery Gallery in Marietta welcomes Tommy Hunt for its first ArtWalk exhibit of this year.  We will be open from 5-9 pm on Friday evening April 4, 2014.  His new paintings are from the series foliage and fairies, and feature lots of green leaves and more.  Refreshments by GG’s Fine Foods.  Free parking. Avery Gallery is located at 390 Roswell Street, Marietta. 30060.  www.averygallery.com