Arts calendar

Arts calendar

August 28th, 2011 in Life Entertainment

Below is a list of area art exhibitions and events for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3. Anyone with information to be included may contact Ann Nichols at Chattanooga Times Free Press, 400 E. 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403 or email

  • Cress Gallery, UTC Fine Arts Center: Corner of Vine and Palmetto streets. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Free. 304-9789. UTC Faculty Exhibition Tuesday-Oct. 2. Reception 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

  • Gannon Art Center Gallery: 3250 Brainerd Road. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Free. 622-8236. Sandy Washburn, Ellen Franklin, Mike Shalett, Joanne Bradley, Sabine Collins and Barron Hall through Nov. 1.

  • Hunter Museum of American Art: 10 Bluff View. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Wednesday, Sunday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday. Admission: $9.95 adults and $4.95 ages 3-17. 267-0968. "Between the States: Photographs of the American Civil War From the George Eastman House Collection" through today. "Starcraft" through Oct. 23. "Celebrating Volkswagen: The Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg at the Hunter" through Oct. 9.

  • In-Town Gallery: 26 Frazier Ave. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Free. 267-9214. Works by 37 member artists on view. Carolyn Insler and Linda Thomas though Wednesday, followed by Gay Arthur during September. Reception 5-8 p.m. Friday.

  • Jewish Cultural Center Gallery: 5461 North Terrace. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday and by appointment. Free. 493-0270. "In Other Words" through Oct. 6.

  • My Color Image Gallery: 330 Frazier Ave., Suite 100. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Free. 598-6202. Lee Fritch through Wednesday, followed by Savannah Jacobus and Sandy Rabensburg during September. Reception 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday.

  • Museum Center at Five Points: 200 E. Inman St., Cleveland, Tenn. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors/students and free for children under 5. 423-339-5745. "Generations: Cherokee Language Through Art" through Oct. 15.

  • Reflections Gallery: 6922 Lee Highway. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 892-3072. "All Themes Considered" through Wednesday.

  • River Gallery: 400 E. Second St. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday and by appointment. Free. 265-5033. "Reflections" through Wednesday, followed by "Fabric of Life" during September. Reception 6:30-8 p.m. Friday. Sculpture garden open daily.

  • Shuptrine's Gold Leaf Designs: 2646 Broad St. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday; and by appointment. Free. 266-4453. "American Dreams" through Wednesday. Kathleen Mack through Oct. 15.

  • University of the South Art Gallery: 68 Georgia Ave. in Sewanee, Tenn. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday (all times Central). Free. 931-598-1223. Greg Pond: Born in Trenchtown" Thursday-Oct. 2.

The Arts Calendar lists temporary exhibitions for facilities that focus primarily on visual arts.