Visual Arts Series: “Can You Tell Me About It?” by Jessica Caldas
Event on 2015-02-22 10:00:00
Exhibition Dates: January 15 – February 28, 2015
First Thursday Downtown Art Walk: February 5, 2015
“Can You Tell Me About It?” is new work, paintings and prints by Atlanta artist Jessica Caldas. Caldas’ work centers around the sharing of people’s stories and connecting those narratives to larger social issues. Primarily a printmaker, she received her BFA in printmaking from the University of Georgia in 2012. Caldas received the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs Emerging Artist Award in Visual Arts for 2014 and was a finalist for the Forward Arts Foundations 2014 Emerging Artist Award. Although currently unrepresented, she shows work nationally and regularly throughout the city of Atlanta at various galleries and through several public art projects.
About the Rialto Visual Arts Series
The Rialto’s Visual Arts Series are professionally curated, bi-monthly exhibitions, showcasing visual artists whose works transform our lobby space into a wonderful gallery that is free and open for the general public to enjoy. The Visual Arts Series exhibitions feature local emerging artists who present dynamic works in photography, painting, or mixed media. Featured artists have included Julio Mejia, Susan J. Ross, Eric Waters, Shannon McCollum, Lucinda Bunnen, Cullen Washington Jr., Charles Nelson, Alex Brewer aka (Hense) and Benjamin Jones.
The Rialto is among the participating galleries of the First Thursday Downtown Art Walk. The Rialto holds artist talks and receptions and during the Art Walk, offering opportunities for the public to meet our featured artists and learn more about the artists and their work.
at Rialto Center for the Arts
80 Forsyth Street
Atlanta, United States