Scholarships Available

Let's face it, being an artist can be expensive. So in addition to our new Frame Loan Program, APG will now offer need-based scholarships for memberships, entry fees, and workshops. We've had only a few people apply for these scholarships, so please help us get the word out. Don’t let get talent get discouraged and give up. Email Beth Lilly for an application at beth.apgphoto@gmail.com.

 

Call For Entry

APG is looking for strong, cohesive bodies of work for our most prestigious exhibition: Portfolio. This year’s juror, Sam Barzilay, will select one body of work each from 6-8 artists for exhibition in the APG Gallery this January, 2018. All exhibiting artists will be eligible for this year's APG/High Museum of Art Purchase Award of $2500, which includes admittance into the permanent collection of the High Museum. Deadline is December 11, 2017. ENTER NOW.

 

 

Holiday Show

For our annual holiday show, Deck The Walls, the gallery will be filled with exquisite, small framed prints – perfect for gift-giving. These photographs range from whimsical to beautiful, and at prices aimed to fit anyone’s budget. But don’t wait to visit, buyers will take home their pieces when purchased. Running concurrently in the Ted & Gloria Maloof Gallery will be Shannon Davis: I’ve Got Something To Show YouOpening ReceptionsThursday, November 30, 8 – 10pm

 

Happy Thanksgiving

The Gallery will be closed on Thursday, November 23, but we will be open regular hours on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Deck The Walls won't be officially open, but you still can drop off and pick up artwork.

 

Upcoming 

Nov 30 (6:30 – 8pm): Annual Members Meeting
Nov 30 (8 – 10pm): Opening Reception: Deck The Walls + Shannon Davis
Dec 6 (7:30 – 9:30pm): Critique with Beth Lilly
Dec 10 (Midnight): Deadline to enter Portfolio 2018

 

Call For Entry: Portfolio 2018 and More

Call For Entry: Portfolio 2018

APG is looking for strong, cohesive bodies of work for our most prestigious exhibition: Portfolio. Although there is no theme, images submitted should represent a single project, idea, or vision. We will consider still images from all processes, both traditional and digital. As we receive submissions, APG will post some of the images to our Instagram, Facebook, Tumblr, and Twitter accounts. This year’s juror, Sam Barzilay, will select one body of work each from 6-8 artists for exhibition in the APG Gallery this January, 2017. All exhibiting artists will be eligible for this year's APG/High Museum of Art Purchase Award of $2500, which includes admittance into the permanent collection of the High Museum. 


Portfolio Review

APG is pleased to announce its first Portfolio Review session. Participating artists will receive concise and constructive feedback on their personal portfolios. Each artist will receive a 30 minute review session with one of our two reviewers: APG Executive Director Beth Lilly and Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP) Board President Barbara Griffin. Space is limited, so early registration is recommended. Date: Nov 18 Deadline to Register: Nov 12 Price: $90 for APG members ($125 general public) Slots Available: 10


Frame Loan Program Lauched

As part of our mission to create opportunities for photographers and artists in our community, APG is pleased to announce a major new initiative: Frame Loan Program. This program, not limited to APG members, gives artists and photographers access to a wide selection of durable frames through our inventory for a low rental fees. Frame Loan Program works like your local library checkout system. Applicants may submit a frame request form through our website, or schedule an appointment with the gallery to handle the entire transaction in person.


2017 Members Meeting

Join us for the 2017 APG Member’s Meeting in the Atrium at Tula, followed by the opening reception for Deck The Walls, our annual holiday show, and the Shannon Davis solo show in the Gallery at 8pm. The meeting starts with cocktails, light bites and conversation with friends before brief presentations by the Executive Director and Board – a review of our accomplishments over the year, some exciting plans for the future and a presentation honoring our volunteers.


Upcoming Events

Nov 7 (7:30-9:30pm): Critique Group with Forest McMullin
Nov 11 (12-4pm): Last day to see Gregory Harris Selects + Teri Darnell: Intense
Nov 12 (2-4pm): Design Salon with Gay Allen
Nov 23 (Gallery Closed): Happy Thanksgiving