STARING AT THE SUN
Exhibition brings together four emerging painters whose experiments with abstraction play with imaginative space, unveiling fresh visions of form, shadow and surface. This exciting show marks the Atlanta debut for each of the artists. Exhibition runs April 26 - June 14.
Famous for his colossal oversized notebook paper which he meticulously creates by hand, Michael Scoggins parodies childhood games with adult contemporary issues. Dogfight shows a number of paper planes embattled in a war game flying high above the viewer. Scoggins received his MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). His work is included in private and public collections including the Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles and the Museum of Modern Art, NYC. Scoggins lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Exhibition runs: April 30 through July.
FEATURED MUSICIAN: JULIANA FINCH
Stroll around Westside Provisions District and enjoy the rich-Southern artistry of Juliana Finch. Raised in the South, in an Italian-American family, listening to Irish music, Juliana developed a songwriting style that reflects the American cocktail. Above all, her music is about connection and sharing stories. She believes everyone has a story to tell and tries to convey that through her lyrics.
FEATURED FILM: BEAUTY IS EMBARRASSING
An enlightening and hilarious documentary chronicling Los Angeles artist Wayne White best known for his Emmy-nominated work as one of the creators of Pee-wee's Playhouse and award-winning set design for Smashing Pumpkins and Peter Gabriel music videos. This film explores White's Southern roots and takes you on a backstage tour of his ups and downs while creating some of the most iconic images in pop culture.
The Sundown Series is best enjoyed with take-away dinners from one of WSPD's many yummy restaurants. We encourage you to grab dinner to enjoy in front of the film.
West Egg Cafe, YEAH! Burger, Ormsby's, Star Provisions, JCT Kitchen & Bar, Taqueria del Sol, Yoforia, Jenni's Splendid Ice Creams, Osteria del Figo Pasta
EVENTS OCCURRING AROUND YEAH! BURGER AND SALTWORKS GALLERY SPACE
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