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April 13, 2017
6:00 pm
Atlanta Contemporary

Join us for an opening reception with works by Sascha Braunig, Paul Anthony Smith, and Ja'tovia M. Gary. This reception is in conjunction with Contemporary Cocktails and there will be a cash bar on-site. Come celebrate these amazing contemporary artists!

Sascha Braunig

on view April 13-July 30, 2017

Paul Anthony Smith

Walls Without Borders

on view April 13-July 30, 2017

Ja'Tovia Gary

An Ecstatic Experience

on view April 13-May 14, 2017

Sascha Braunig (b. 1983, Qualicum Beach, BC, Canada) lives and works in Portland, ME. She earned her BFA at The Cooper Union (2005) and graduated with an MFA in 2008 from the Yale School of Art. Pillar, an solo exhibition of paintings were featured at Rodolphe Janssen Gallery, Brussels, Belgium and at Foxy Production, New York, NY.

Paul Anthony Smith was born in 1988 in St Ann's Bay, Jamaica and later raised in Miami where he attended the New World School of the Arts. He received his BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute and now resides in New York City. His work has been acquired by numerous public collections, including most recently the Blanton Museum at the University of Texas, Austin. Inclusion in museum exhibitions include a forthcoming two person show at the Philadelphia Photo Center, curated by Nathaniel Stein, as well as group shows at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the Nasher Museum of Art, the Seattle Museum of Art, the Studio Museum and the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, among others He is represented by Zieher Smith in New York, where he currently has a solo exhibition.

Ja'Tovia Gary has screened at festivals worldwide including Frameline LGBTQ Film Festival, New Voices in Black Cinema, Toronto Inside Out Festival, Atlanta Film Festival, Maryland International Film Festival, and Ann Arbor Film Festival. Her films and experimental videos have been exhibited at museums, universities, and cinemas both nationally and internationally including the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Chicago's Black Cinema House, Museum of Contemporary Art LA, ICA Boston, Indiana University's Cinema, Anthology Film Archives, and the Made in New York Media Center. She is the recipient of the Sundance Documentary Fund Production Grant and the Jerome Foundation Film and Video Grant.

Atlanta Contemporary

535 Means St NW, Atlanta, GA
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