The new Marietta Fence Gallery is now open in downtown Marietta, GA. You can see it daily on the fence running along the railroad tracks near downtown. You can also see it online. Soon it will be traveling to several other cities in the metro Atlanta area. Read more about it here. Below are some photos of my artwork included in the fence gallery and a couple of other paintings we liked.
During this pandemic it’s unusual to see a new art exhibit in real life. But it happens! There is a new art show at the City Hall in downtown Smyrna, GA, which is one of the fastest-growing suburbs of Atlanta. Smyrna has a growing art scene, thanks to the new Smyrna Arts Council. This show will probably be on exhibit until January 2021, or longer. Here are some highlights from the show, which is free.
The watercolor painting “Future’s So Bright” by Shelly Leitheiser is a part of the juried group show sponsored by the Georgia Watercolor Society. * Here are the details of the art show if you want to see it in person. The show can also be seen on their website. 2020 GWS Annual Members Exhibition Juror: Pat Dews Location: Sautee Nacoochee Center 283 Highway 255N Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia 30571 Dates: August 14 – September 25, 2020 * (The Georgia Watercolor Society is a very troubled organization with bad or non-existent leadership, and I would not recommend that anyone be a part of […]
“Out and About” at Sewell Mill Library and Cultural Arts Center is a new group art show running now through January 7, 2020. This is an exciting art display sponsored by the Atlanta Artists Center. Fine Art South’s artist Shelly Leitheiser has a painting in this show titled “Out There”. Here statement on this artwork is below: ‘Out There’ is an abstract astronomy scene, my interpretation of what might be “Out There”. It’s acrylic and Pebeo paint and some gold leaf on canvas. When I was a girl, starting at about 15 years old, I became very interested in the […]
Reality or Abstraction is a new exciting art show currently showing at the Grandview Gallery in Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia. Fine Art South artist Shelly Leitheiser has 3 paintings in this juried art show, pictured below. The Grandview gallery is member-owned and operated by the Atlanta Artists Center. They do great work in Atlanta for the arts. Their location is 2979 Grandview Avenue, Atlanta, GA. The show runs through mid-January.
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 violence publicly shamed before our eyes. The list goes on. The overwhelming weight of it all can be nearly paralyzing. In MODA’S new exhibition, The Design of Dissent (through February 2), curators Milton Glaser and Mirko Ilic share graphic work that addresses social and political concerns worldwide. The exhibition features the work of more than 80 artists and designers, including commissions […]
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 the reception on Friday, October 4th, at the Taylor Brawner House. If you want to catch this show before it’s over, visit the house gallery from noon to 5:00 pm through October 12th. TO GO: Taylor Brawner Park with Art 3182 Atlanta Road, Smyrna, GA 30060 – Additional info, call: 678-631-5545 (*When the show is over […]