JEWELRY BY DESIGN

Brookhaven artist re-creates unique pieces from the past.

Jewelry designer Dawn Muscio turned a talent for creating unusual pieces into a career.

Jewelry designer Dawn Muscio turned a talent for creating unusual pieces into a career.

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This elegant ring combines palladium, fancy lemon citrine, Ceylon sapphires and diamond accents. ($6,820).

In a […]

Masterful dining

Share a table with a 20th century artist.

Pull up a seat next to Picasso: The walls of Atlas are lined with priceless original artworks from one of the world’s most extensive private collections.

Pull up a seat next to Picasso: The walls of Atlas are lined with priceless original artworks from one of the world’s most extensive private collections.

Imagine having Marc Chagall as a […]

A sanctuary for Southern artists

After 26 years, Bill Lowe still connects community and art.

Bill Lowe (center), owner of the Lowe Gallery for 26 years, has made it his mission to connect artists and the community. He’s joined in his efforts by his executive staff, Jeremiah Ojo (right) and Brenda Massie, who recently came on board as the gallery director. Bill Lowe (center), owner of the Lowe Gallery for […]

Centers of art-traction

Find your artistic self this summer.

Kids and adults can tap into their creative sides during summer programs at the Abernathy Arts Center, where sculpture, print making, sewing and cartooning are popular sessions.

Kids and adults can tap into their creative sides during summer programs at the Abernathy Arts Center, where sculpture, print making, sewing and cartooning are popular sessions.

School may be out for the […]

A winding PATH of art

Students add creativity to Buckhead’s newest walking trail.

Denise Starling, executive director of Livable Buckhead, smiles with (left) Katie Maier

Denise Starling, executive director of Livable Buckhead, smiles with (left) Katie Maier

Katie Maier may be the envy of many emerging artists. Her work has been featured in a temporary exhibit at the High Museum, and now one of her first juried creations is a permanent […]

Saving the Fox

How an “onerous burden” became a jewel in the city’s landscape.

Beauchamp Carr stands on the floor of the Fox Theatre auditorium that was saved from the wrecking ball 40 years ago. The Buckhead resident was part of the grassroots effort to save the historic building. Beauchamp Carr stands on the floor of the Fox Theatre auditorium that was saved from the wrecking […]

From Canvas To Coverings: Buckhead artist transforms works into fabrics and textiles

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Most artists are used to walking into a gallery and seeing their works on the wall. For Lisa Kabus, some of her work now is the wall.

The career of this 16 year Buckhead resident took an unexpected turn about a year ago when she was approached by the wall coverings company U.S. Vinyl about turning some of her paintings into fabrics and textiles. The company specifically […]

ArtsBridge coordinator puts theater training to good use

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STORY: H.M. Cauley

Natalie Barrow was one of those “Glee” kids—the ones who sang and danced their way through high school. For the East Cobb native, the setting was Pebblebrook High, Cobb County’s performing arts magnet school where she trained before heading to Kennesaw State to earn a bachelor’s in theater and performance.

Barrow graduated from college four years ago and moved to Buckhead, […]

Going, going… gone! Atlanta antiques head to local auction block

AHLERS and OGLETREE AUCTION GALLERY

STORY: H.M. Cauley

Antiques dealer Christy Ogletree recalls being overwhelmed by one particular emotion the first time she attended an auction. “I was scared to death!” she says. The idea of beating out another buyer with a raised paddle or discreet nod can be frightening, Ogletree says. But once the fear of bidding is overcome, most people who attend auctions are hooked on […]

SIMPLY A&E | ART VIEW: Artist Hutton Snellings

Hutton Snellings and Painting

Homegrown talent

Buckhead native stays true to her art

By H.M. Cauley

From a young age, Hutton Snellings sensed there was more paint than blood in her veins. The Buckhead native doesn’t recall a time when she didn’t ache to have a brush in her hand and a paper to draw on. At 25, she’s still focusing on the one thing she loves best.