Elevate Schedule of Events:
FRIDAY Oct, 17th
7pm: Gallery 72 :
Gallery Opening and Musical Performance : Gallery 72 : Installations and live performance by Atlanta based artist, Branden Collins. Digital sculptures and installations by artist, Joanie Lemercier in conjunction with the French Consulate of Atlanta and France Atlanta.
Entertainment by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Quarteto
Migration music by The WolfPack
GPS: 72 Marietta Street NW, Atlanta GA 30303
8pm: Block Party! : Fairlie/Poplar :
Performances and installations by The WolfPack, Branden Collins, Eyedrum, Mammal Gallery, The Goat Farm, DJ Wally Sparks and (6) special experiences at Goat Farm D_MPSTERs: #trashtag, A Grey Thought, Social Synth, Jarawa, Crystal, Allusion
7:30pm Chamber Cartel: @Allusion - Never Having Written a Note (see map)
(8:30-10:30) Mary Grace Phillips: @A Gray Thought - Sand Dance ((see map)
GPS: 79 Poplar St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303: See map for all locations.
Saturday Oct 18th
2pm-6pm: Ford Art Tour : City Hall : 200 Central Avenue
Park and Ride! Enjoy the Elevate public artwork, performance and events with a private shuttle ride in a new 2015 Ford. Tours begin at 200 Central Avenue, and end at Gallery 72 or at any of the tour stops. Take advantage of the opportunity to Elevate your experience and Go Further with Ford.
2pm: Chamber Cartel performing Songbirdsongs at D_MPSTER: Wishing Well (see map)
2pm: Branden Collins brings you a special experience at D_MPSTER: Jarawa (see map)
3pm: “Social City” Educational Talks: Gallery 72 :
Elevate presents discussions surrounding social interconnectedness, community development, art, and urban growth. Presentations and conversations led by Tim Crimmins and Danielle Roney.
GPS: 72 Marietta Street NW, Atlanta GA 30303
7pm: Manifeste Dance: Forsyth and Poplar: Special dance performance by Manifeste hosted by the Rialto Center for the Performing Arts and France Atlanta.
Sunday October 19th
4pm : Atlanta Streets Alive Art Bike and Walking Tour : Woodruff Park :
Navigate all of the breathtaking Elevate public artwork, located at the buildings, alleyways and parks of Downtown Atlanta. Don’t miss the 20’ floral sculpture, Calibrate by artist, Romy Maloon. This artwork was produced with the help of hundreds of Atlantans and organizations, through public social knitting circles. Travel with the greatest bike guides in the city, ABC and ASA.
7pm : French Films by Max Linder in the Park : Woodruff Park :
Bring a picnic basket and a date (or a friend) for eight short comedic films by Max Linder. Seating will also be provided by the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Elevate artwork will be on view throughout the night, in the park and surrounding streets. Special performance of Inksuit by Chamber Cartel at Allusion.
6:45pm : Mary Grace Phillips: @ A Gray Thought - Sand Dance (see map)
GPS: Woodruff Park, Downtown Atlanta
Monday October 20th
12pm: Lunch and Performance: Broad Street
NW Eateries (on Woodruff Park): Intimate, poetic interactions with La Passante, social performance by Makeshift Circus and music by a special guest (that we can’t announce until the day of but trust us, they’re amazing). Plus, talk to someone across downtown through Dustin Chambers’ Portal or make your own musical score with Casey Lynch’s Headphones.
1pm: Chamber Cartel @ A Gray Thought - Science is only a Sometimes Friend
5pm: La Passant poetry: Points Station Marta/Broad Street Plaza: Intimate, poetic interactions with La Passant during the rush hour.
Tuesday October 21st
6:15pm : Chamber Cartel: Goat Farm D_MPSTER: Wishing Well. Special performance of Postludes.
7pm : Joanie Lemercier : 55 Marietta Street:
Elevate, in collaboration with France Atlanta and The French Consulate of Atlanta, presents Joanie Lemercier’s Tesselated Atlanta, a sculptural light performance.
7pm : ELEVATE EATS, Gallery 72 (across the street from Tesselated Atlanta):hosted by Central Atlanta Progress, offers free food and cocktails by some of downtown’s finest restaurants. Grab some snacks and a cocktail in between Tesselated and Chamber Cartel - all on the same block.
GPS: 55 Marietta Street, Atlanta Ga
Wednesday October 22nd
12pm: Joanie Lemercier Artist Talk: Gallery 72: Lemercier discusses his unique, light-based projection art located in Gallery 72 and 55 Marietta Street. His works combines math with art and immerses the viewer in a journey that conjures space exploration.
6pm: Chamber Cartel : Woodruff Park: Special performance of The Immeasurable Space of Tones at Goat Farm D_MPSTER: Allusion
6:45: Performances @ Social Synth Dumpster: Adam Babar 25min / Jonkst 25min / Evenings 30min / Breathers 30min / Magicicada 30min / Narrator 25min
7pm: Fun-Size Fringe : 5 Points Marta Amphitheater
Broad Street Plaza: All the indie, edgy, weird, wild live performance you love from the Atlanta Fringe Festival crammed into two amazing hours of Fun-Size Fringe! Fringe favorites Sith Penguin, Thimblerig Circus, and Twinhead Theatre present exciting aerial dance and acrobatics, circus, and comedy acts such as The Darkest Night, all to entice and inspire you.
7:30pm : Mary Grace Phillips: @ A Gray Thought - Sand Dance
Thursday October 23rd
7:30pm: DANCE TRUCK : Fairlie + Walton:
Dance Truck has commissioned an armful of talented choreographers and dancers, such as local performer, Corian Ellisor to present a night of performances more than worthy of closing out our Elevate week. Choreographers selected are both local and non local. Yes, you will have an opportunity to dance in the Dance Truck!
GPS: 81 Walton Street, Atlanta GA 30303