Callanwolde Gallery 2019-08-09T15:44:55+00:00

The Callanwolde Gallery

The Gallery is located on the second floor of the historic Candler Mansion. Ample free parking is available. Gallery viewing hours are:
Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  –  Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  –  Saturdays and Sundays, 9:00 a.m. to noon
Guests are welcome to visit the Gallery on weeknights until 8:00 p.m. However, some Gallery rooms may be inaccessible due to evening classes or other events. We suggest calling ahead (404-872-5338). 20% of all artwork sales benefit Callanwolde’s mission to preserve the historic Candler Estate and to offer fine arts and outreach to the community. Callanwolde is handicapped accessible and has 24 hour security and video surveillance.

Current Exhibition

Pinnacle Holler Baptism (The Salt Doll)
Solo Exhibition by LeeAnna Repass
July 26th to September 22nd, 2019

The Callanwolde Fine Arts Center Gallery presents Pinnacle Holler Baptism (The Salt Doll), a solo exhibition by LeeAnna Repass.
LeeAnna Repass lives and works in Atlanta, Georgia.  She is a graduate of the Atlanta College of Art, and she has an exhibition list that features several solo shows at Mason Fine Art and inclusion in museum exhibitions across the Southeast. She also specializes in acrobatic movement, with forays into archaic needlework, and the slow resurrection of an antique house.
Opening Reception:
Friday, July 26, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Free and open to the public.
Artist Statement
For Immie, 2016, Paster on paper, 44” x 58”

Upcoming Exhibition

In the Absence of Color: Visions in Black & White
Juried Exhibition by Members of the Southeastern Photographic Society
September 26th to November 17th, 2019

This exhibition is part of the 2019 Atlanta Celebrates Photography Festival.
The Southeastern Photographic Society (SPS) is pleased to return to Callanwolde Fine Arts Center for a juried exhibition featuring photographs by SPS members. Forty images have been juried into the exhibition. Cash prizes, certificates, and ribbons will be awarded to the top 8 exhibited images as follows: 1st Place – $200; 2nd Place – $150; 3rd Place – $100; 4th Place – $75; 4 Honorable Mention Awards @ $35 each.
Participating Artists:

Audrey Andersen
Julie Barnes
Marcia Brandes
Samuel Brown
Greg Comstock
Pete Connally
Myrtie Cope
Anna DeStefano
Margery Diamond
Harriet Dye
Carl Frederickson
Susan Hill
Stephen Knadler
Laura Kresmin
Al Levine
Jack Martin
Marc McElhaney
Jeff Milsteen
Sara Mitchell
Tiffany Powell
Tim Prosser
John Razza
Laurie Rising
Russell Rosenberg
Stuart Silverman
Cheryl Tarr
Stephen Weiss
Neil Williams
Since its founding at Callanwolde in the 1970s, SPS has grown to more than two hundred photographers; their meetup site has almost 3,000 members. SPS promotes the development of photographic skills and artistic expression among its members through activities such as lectures, image critiques, demonstrations, and field trips. SPS members range from beginning photographers to professionals.
Opening Reception:
Thursday, September 26, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Free and open to the public.

Artist Submission Information

Artists who wish to submit exhibition proposals should e-mail the following to Christina Bray, Gallery Director, at cbray@callanwolde.org. Please put “Gallery Submission” in the subject line. Please do not mail or hand-deliver your submission. Open to artists working in any 2D media or 3D media that can hang on the wall.  Artists must be at least 18 years old and be residents of the metro Atlanta area.
– An artist statement about the body of work you are presenting for review
– A resume and/or short bio
– A link to your website (strongly preferred) or 5-10 jpeg images of the artwork being proposed
– Any other relevant materials, such as press coverage