ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE

Emerging talents bring beauty to Buckhead walls and galleries.

They are driven to create because of the art gene woven into their DNA. It pushes them to work without sleep, without food and sometimes, without steady paychecks. After all, they are professional artists. Their work is in galleries, homes, shows and murals in Buckhead and beyond. They sketch and paint, pushing for perfection until their hands ache. Their talent adds to the ambiance of our […]

IN GOOD TASTE

Antiques lover John Knowlton shares his buying tips.

John Knowlton - a dealer at Buckhead’s Peachtree Battle Antiques & Interiors

John Knowlton – a dealer at Buckhead’s Peachtree Battle Antiques & Interiors

John Knowlton is a high-powered hospital fundraising consultant and retired lawyer who travels the Southeast, but his real passion lies outside the staid beige walls and ergonomic rolling chairs of a corporate boardroom. For […]

ACTIVIST ARTISTS

Fueled by a drive to open the art world to all, these nonprofit spaces are noted for giving many emerging artists their starts.

Evelyn Breit, president of the Atlanta Artists Center, welcomes artists who want to showcase their work as well as students who want to learn. Evelyn Breit, president of the Atlanta Artists Center, welcomes artists who want to showcase their work as well […]

THE DEDICATED DOCENTS

By filling a niche in the market, these galleries are now destinations for Buckhead art lovers.

Ann Huff (left) and Meg Harrington turned their passion for French art into a gallery which they expanded into an antiques shop full of “crunchy and crusty things that ooze personality.” Ann Huff (left) and Meg Harrington turned their passion for French art into a gallery which they expanded […]

PAST TIME

Three Buckhead art and antique districts are home to some of the most noted Atlanta dealers.

MOCA GA, in the Bennett Street district, features contemporary work from local artists.

MOCA GA, in the Bennett Street district, features contemporary work from local artists.

BENNETT STREET

At the 2100 block of Peachtree Road is Bennett Street, a district that has transformed from a historic country road to a 1970s […]

THE STEADY STEWARDS

Buckhead is home to galleries that have long been mainstays of the city’s art world. Despite bumpy years of economic uncertainty, some are bigger and better than before.

 

Timothy Tew started a gallery as a way to promote and own the works of artists he loved.

Timothy Tew started a gallery as a way to promote and own the works of artists he loved.

TEW GALLERIES

Owner […]