Everyday Heroes – Recent Work by Karen Adams, March 7 – April 4, 2011

Everyday Heroes – Recent Work by Karen Adams is on exhibit at The Last Resort Grill in Athens, Mar 7 – Apr 4, 2011. An opening reception will be held from 3-5pm on Sunday, March 13. Karen describes her paintings: “In this series of paintings begun in late 2008, I have recycled reproductions of sculpture to create new figurative imagery….

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I Direttori – Honoring the past directors of the Lamar Dodd School of Art Cortona Studies Abroad Program Feb 1, 2011

        On February 25, 2011 from 7-9pm in the lobby of Terminus 100 Building, the UGA Lamar Dodd School of Art honors our past directors of the Cortona Italy Studies Abroad program. We celebrate retired directors Rick Johnson, R.G. Brown, Larry Millard, and founding director Jack Kehoe. We also welcome new director Chris Robinson. Works by these…

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Karen Adams presents artwork to Roger Daltrey of The Who, at BB King’s NYC, Jan 17, 2011

Karen Adams, artist from Atlanta, Georgia, presented The Who’s Roger Daltrey with artwork at B. B. King’s Blues Club in New York City on January 17, 2011. Karen  was a participant in David Fishof’s Rock and Roll Fantasy Camps in Los Angeles in 2005 and 2006 where she met and performed with Daltrey. Following the 2005 camp, Karen created a…

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The 2nd Atlanta Artists Association Art & Music Bash: Friday, Dec 11, 2009 at Kavarna, Decatur, Georgia

The Second Atlanta Artists Association Art & Music Bash will be held at Kavarna, Decatur, Georgia on Friday, Dec 11, 2009 at 7pm. New art will be exhibited by Karen Adams, Michael McGill, and Rob Hoover. Live music by Atlanta band, The Head will begin at 8pm. The artwork will be on exhibit through Jan  11, 2010. Karen Adams is…

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Chastain Arts Center – Holiday Show & Sale: Nov 20 – Dec 19, 2009

Chastain Arts Center 2009 Holiday Show & Sale November 20 – December 19, 2009. Opening reception on Friday, Nov 20, 5:30-8pm. Lots of great art! An incredible variety of paintings, drawings, pottery and more. Karen has two paintings in this show of exceptional artists.

Little Things Mean a Lot – Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 19, 2009 – Jan 9, 2010

Little Things Mean a Lot is the Swan Coach House Gallery’s annual exhibition of small works, a seasonal fixture since 2003. Curator Marianne Lambert chooses a select number of regional Georgia artists to exhibit; the catch is they must submit artwork that is no larger than 8″ x 8″. There are nearly 200 artworks in a variety of styles and mediums, including…

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A Solo Exhibitions of Paintings & Drawings by Karen Adams at 1Five0: March 3 – April 3, 2008

1Five0 is not your typical men and women’s boutique. What other clothing store is hip enough to offer their walls for local artists to exhibit and a stage for local musicians to perform? Karen Adams will exhibit paintings and drawings from her Figurative Abstraction, Bar, and Figure Drawing Series’s from March 3- April 3, 2008. Please join us on Friday, March 21 for the…

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Studio Clout Contemporary Fine Art Gallery – Grand Opening Saturday, Nov 3, 2007

Studio Clout Contemporary Fine Art Gallery  – Grand Opening on Saturday, November 3, 2007 from 7-10pm. StudioClout located in Castleberry Hill, one of Atlanta’s favorite art districts, is the creation of Linda Lima.  Hours for Studio Clout are Tuesday – Friday 10am to 2pm, and Saturday 11am to 6pm or by appointment. Studio Clout is a participating gallery in the…

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The Cortona Experience: hosted by UGA Lamar Dodd School of Art and Cortona Studies Abroad Program October 21, 2005

The Cortona Experience, Sept 24 – Oct 6, 2005.  I spent the summer of 1982 studying in Cortona, Italy, through the UGA Studies Abroad program. Twenty-three years later, I learned of the Cortona Experience; a two week program for non-students to return to Cortona and make art. Going to Cortona was just the thing to help jump-start a lull in my painting, so I packed the…

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