Exhibitions


My World of Stuff

Exhibit Open through February 4
Galleria

Artist Marilyn Collins says, “Everything I have been exposed to throughout my life is My World of Stuff. By using illusion, absurdity and distortion, they take on a different appearance. The objects are colorful, fun, quirky, unrecognizable and recognizable – the understood and the not understood.”


White Oak Baskets

Exhibit open through February 11
Roush Gallery

These two combined exhibits explore traditional basketry techniques through a collection of photographs and handmade baskets. White Oak Basketmakers of Georgia includes works from 20 regional makers who learned the craft through the traditional folk process. White Oak Baskets: The Tradition Continues documents the basketmaking process, from selecting and harvesting white oak trees and preparing the raw materials to the weaving process.


Kiwanis Art Showcase

February 14 – March 7
Opening: February 14, 3 – 5pm
Galleria
The Kiwanis Club of Carrollton’s annual arts show features students in Grades 9 – 12 in Carroll County. Awards are presented to winners in each grade level.


Carrollton Artist Guild Juried Show 2021: Creative Perspectives and Play

February 18 – March 25
Opening Reception: February 18, 5 pm – 7pm
Roush Gallery
Selected works from Carrollton Artist Guild members, created through collaboration with another artist or individually, in a variety of themes and media. Works included in this exhibit were selected by a guest judge. Come enjoy the talents of your creative community. 

Note: Due to Covid-19, the original theme for 2021, Remix, will be postponed for a future year.


Gallery Play: Group Collaboration and Trade

March 20, 10 – 11:30am
Ages: 8 – 12  
Fees: $10 (all materials included)
Get together with other creative individuals to have fun and make shared artwork pieces in the Remix spirit.

Gallery Play: Group Collaboration and Trade for Teens and Adults

March 20
Ages and Times: 13 – 17, 12 – 2pm // 18 – Adult, 3 – 5pm
Fees: $15 (all materials included)
A hot potato version of portrait drawing with an expressive twist: shared portraits using mixed-drawing media. All experience levels welcome and all materials are provided.

Gallery Play Saturdays are workshops designed to enhance a participant’s understanding of art on display during our gallery season. The activities are interactive and a great way to learn a new art skill. For more information, please contact Gallery Coordinator Marcella Kuykendall at mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov.


Georgia Watercolor Society 42nd National Exhibition

April 5 – May 14
Opening Reception:  April 10, 3pm – 5pm
Roush Gallery & Galleria
It is an honor to once again host the The Georgia Watercolor Society’s National Watercolor Exhibition. This juried exhibit showcases artists across the United States who work in water media.


Gallery Play: Watercolor Still Life

April 17
Ages & Times: 8 – 12, 10 – 11:30 pm // 13 – 17, 2 – 3:30 pm
During the National Watercolor exhibition, come learn some basics of watercolor painting. All materials are included.  
Fees: $15

Gallery Play Saturdays are workshops designed to enhance a participant’s understanding of art on display during our gallery season. The activities are interactive and a great way to learn a new art skill. For more information, please contact Gallery Coordinator Marcella Kuykendall at mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov.


Gallery Play: Adding Texture and Richness to a Drawing Through Pattern

May 5
Ages & Times: 8 – 12, 10 – 11:30 pm // 13 – 17, 2 – 3:30 pm
Practice graphite drawing and then jump into color media to make the piece pop. All materials are included.
Fees: $10

Gallery Play Saturdays are workshops designed to enhance a participant’s understanding of art on display during our gallery season. The activities are interactive and a great way to learn a new art skill. For more information, please contact Gallery Coordinator Marcella Kuykendall at mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov.


The Shape of Things to Come: Artwork by Carlos Anduze

May 24 – July 1, 2021
Opening Reception: May 27, 5pm – 7pm
Galleria
Whether the medium is marble, stucco, resin or acrylic, all shapes and forms are reflected in the abstract visions that help shape Carlos Anduze’s creations.


Recursion: Works by Ananda Balingit-LeFils

May 27 – July 8, 2021
Opening Reception: May 27, 5pm – 7pm
Roush Gallery
Ananda Balingit-LeFils’ portraits are inspired by early American folk paintings, ancient allegorical imagery and the southern landscape. Mrs. Balingit-Lefils is an art professor at Florida State University and studio artist in Tallahassee.