APG presents 2017 Student Prize, a major new initiative to support the work of young photographic artists in Georgia. The two winners in our main gallery: Peyton Fulford (Columbus State University) and Ben Lee (Georgia State University). Concurrently, in the Ted & Gloria Maloof Gallery, APG presents Mark Caceres' 72 Hours.
Winners of the 2017 Student Prize will speak about their solo shows on exhibition in the APG Main Gallery: Infinite Tenderness by Peyton Fulford (Columbus State University) and The Feeling of Being OK by Ben Lee (Georgia State University).
APG invites you to participate in a discussion with Ervin Johnson, assisted by Atlanta gallerist Arnika Dawkins, about technical aspects of his work, his creative process, the role of art in social change, and how his projects evolved in reaction to contemporary events.
Calling all members! Join us at the APG Gallery for the 2017 Members Meeting, followed by the opening reception of our annual Small Works Holiday Show. Starting at 6pm, members can enjoy drinks and light bites before the Director and Board catch us up on all the changes that have occurred over the year, honor our many volunteers, and present some exciting plans for 2018.
APG members are invited to join the monthly meetings of Design Salon. Salon goals are cultivating our understanding and use of basic design theory; challenging our photographic paradigms; and celebrating individual achievements and growth. Design Salon is chaired by H. Gay Allen
Design Salon presents their Summer Showcase Comfort Zone: In and Out. Everyone is invited to attend the presentation of award ribbons and join the group for a party at a nearby elegant eatery. This show take place at the Buckhead Library.
Showing in the main gallery: Director’s Cut, a group exhibition featuring 20 artists who breathe fresh perspectives and a new vitality into traditional photographic genres such as landscape, portraiture, and still life. Concurrently in the Ted & Gloria Maloof Gallery, APG presents Ashley Rodgers Burdell: photoSLAM! Columbus Winner.
Selects is our feature exhibition for Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP), the month-long, citywide photography festival. This exhibition will be juried by High Museum of Art assistant photography curator Gregory Harris and will be featured in the ACP Festival Guide.
This workshop is designed to take a photographer from an introductory exposure to Lightroom 6 up to an intermediate-to-advanced level in the Develop module, via multiple image editing exercises. Participants will learn how to unlock the vast trove of image data contained in raw format photo files to create powerful and compelling photographic fine art images.
APG Executive Director Beth Lilly leads the June Critique Group. An exhibiting artist for over twenty years, Lilly’s recent exhibitions include the High Museum of Art, the Zuckerman Museum, Whitespace Gallery, the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, the Center for Fine Art Photography, MOCA GA, and the New Mexico Museum of Art.
Alan Rothschild, juror for Where Are We, is the founder and president of The Do Good Fund, Inc., a non-profit organization that focuses on building a museum-quality collection of photographs taken in the American South by well-known and emerging photographers working in the region.
A sense of place can reference both your physical location, as in, we’re not in Kansas anymore, as well as your location in a perceived trajectory, as in, where are we on the Smith project? For this exhibition, we asked photographic artists to stop and give us a progress report on where we are as a society.
Forty-four artists explore the state of the nation – both physically and culturally, in this exhibition juried by Do Good Foundation founder Alan Rothschild.
Concurrently in the Ted & Gloria Maloof Honorary Gallery, Second Act, artist Myrtie Cope’s black & white interiors of two landmark theatres: The Fox and The Tivoli.
APG is now taking submissions for our 7th annual Airport Show. Juror Amy Miller will select two photographs each from fifteen photographers to exhibit in the central atrium of the world’s busiest airport: Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL).
Our version of the Paris bookstalls. Imagine walking along the Seine, searching tables and stalls for the perfect book or piece of art. At the APG Art Atelier & Book Bazaar you can wander from table to table shopping for vintage and rare books from the collection of Owen Jones.
Join APG members for our 30th Annual Push-Pin Party and Membership Drive. Photographers are invited to showcase their work at one of our biggest events of the year. No need to mat, mount, or frame; Prints will be attached to gallery walls with push pins.