On View July 16 through September 27
Hiroshima International: Exhibition of Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings
Image: Michiko Komatsu, Symbol of Hope and Good Fortune, pine, bamboo, & plum
Also on view:
Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet
Selected Works from the Permanent Collection
UPCOMING VISUAL ARTS PROGRAMS:
FAMILY DAY - August 23, 11am – 1pm
Free admission all day – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on Activities and Demonstrations 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m
FROM THE WHITE HOUSE TO THE SEA – September 9, 1:30pm
In this colorful forty-five minute presentation, Rick Paulus takes you on a unique journey into White House entertaining. Using calligraphy as a backdrop, Rick shares personal vignettes from working at the highest levels of government as a calligrapher. FREE for members, cost of admission for non-members
ILLUMINATED LETTERS - September 11, 4 – 8pm
A calligraphic performance event presented by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet. Enjoy an evening of lettering arts as calligraphers demonstrate varied manuscript styles from throughout history and around the world. FREE and open to the public.
CLOSING RECEPTION - September 20, 6:30pm
Join us as we welcome the delegation of artists from Japan whose work is featured in our current exhibition. With remarks from the Japanese Consulate and a calligraphic performance event by the artists, this is a celebration not to be missed!
JAPANFEST PARTNERSHIP - September 20 & 21
This exhibit and its programs are proudly sponsored by: THE PRIMERICA FOUNDATION
Upcoming Exhibits in 2014
October 9 – December 20
Blurred Lines: Contemporary Self-Taught Meets the Masters, curated by Tina Cox
Selected Works from the Permanent Collection (New Works)
The Hudgens 3rd Annual Juried Members’ Exhibition