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“Design of Dissent” at MODA in Atlanta

“Design of Dissent” at MODA in Atlanta

RePrinted from ArtsATL "In our information-technology age, we’re constantly bombarded by headlines that can weigh on our psyches — families separated at our border, LGBTQ-rights suppressed in our workplaces, images of police brutality on our phones, victims of sexual...

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Taylor-Brawner Park With Art

Taylor-Brawner Park With Art

Park with Art is Smyrna's annual fine art exhibit and sale, "featuring the region's most accomplished artists". Fine Art South artist Shelly Leitheiser is displaying two paintings at this show, which are also for sale.* The show is ending soon! Below are photos from...

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The Wild Side in Atlanta Art

The Wild Side in Atlanta Art

A beautiful art show full of wild (and domesticated) animals is on display now at the Grandview Avenue Gallery in Atlanta. This gallery is in the Buckhead area of the city and is a beautiful place with rotating themed art shows featuring members of the Atlanta Artists...

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Art Show and Reception Smyrna City Hall

Art Show and Reception Smyrna City Hall

I’m happy to announce the launch of @SmyrnaArtsCouncil’s newest artist exhibit, featuring the art of myself and 11 other local and regional artists, located at Smyrna City Hall, through October. The show features some truly amazing artwork -- stop by when you can to...

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Can Art Save the World?

Can Art Save the World?

Reprinted from Sustainability-Times As diverse sustainability advocates strive to save the planet, a group of actors stands out from the crowd in its approach to the challenge. And the potential of visions and solutions this group offers may be no less transformative...

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Limelight

Limelight

Limelight at Binders is an annual juried art show that takes place in the Buckhead area of Atlanta, GA. The address is 3330 Piedmont Road NE, Atlanta, and the show is in a gallery within the Binders art store in a shopping center. It features artwork by members of the...

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Small Works Show

Small Works Show

You can find two of my paintings from Fine Art South at the Grandview Gallery in Atlanta in their current Small Works and 3D art show. The show runs through August 15, 2019. Both are acrylic paintings the same size, 12" x 12", framed in black floater frames. The first...

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Museum of London Wants Trump Blimp

Museum of London Wants Trump Blimp

Is the Trump baby blimp a work of art? It might be. The Museum of London wants to acquire it for their collection. Matt Bonner, who designed Trump Baby and came up with the idea for it with climate campaigner Leo Murray, told me there was an artistic motivation behind...

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Solo Art Show in Smyrna

Solo Art Show in Smyrna

I am showing 26 of my paintings in a solo art show in Smyrna, at the public library’s gallery. I also have two paintings in display at the Smyrna City Hall. The art show is on display through July 5th. The press release below the photos explains the theme of the show...

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East Meets West Exhibit

East Meets West Exhibit

The East Meets West Exhibit at the Grandview Gallery in Atlanta is on exhibit now, with the first round of floral arrangements by Ikebana International on display. My painting is pictured below with its corresponding floral interpretation. It was an honor for my...

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When you buy something from an artist you’re buying more than the art itself. You’re buying thousands of hours of observation, experimentation, thinking and creating. You’re buying years of frustration and moments of breakthrough. You’re not just buying a thing, you’re buying a piece of a heart, a piece of a soul, a small piece of the essence of a creative person.