Snowy Bliss

The fireplaces at The Resort at Paws Up in Montana require logs the size of a barbell. So, when the fire in the dining room’s mammoth stone fireplace dimmed to flicker rather than roar, my friends and I (encouraged by staff) got up from the dinner table and clean and jerked a WOD-worth of giant logs across the hearth and…

Hello friends,

What is art to you? A painting that tells a story? A photograph evoking memories? A sculpture revealing personality and emotion? A poem that at first confounds then confirms? A craft that reflects a bygone era, modernized for today’s palate?  Here in BuckHaven, we are surrounded by talent, with access to galleries, markets and museums. … Continued

February 2020 Around Town

Wine Time The international wine community is invited to “open the bottle and start something” at the 28th annual High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction, held March 18–21, 2020. More than 200 wineries and restaurants will come together to support the largest wine auction event in the United States benefiting the arts, boasting more than $32 million raised over the last 27 years.  The four days of Wine Auction events kick off on Wednesday, March 18, and end on Saturday, … Continued

Junior League’s Generous Reach

The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. (JLA) has been an impactful force of trained female volunteers leading change in Atlanta for 103 years. Now in its second century of service, JLA has tackled issues that directly impact women and children by leveraging their strategic partnerships with other nonprofits and government leaders and their arsenal of trained volunteers to advocate for…

Shopping for art at SCAD Art Sales

From drawing board to gallery, students at SCAD learn to express themselves and also to function as a working artist in a consumer’s marketplace. SCAD Art Sales is a full-service art consultancy that offers distinctive design and curatorial services to a global clientele of collectors and public and private-sector businesses and organizations. From the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Georgia to Heathrow…

Arts and crafts keeping traditions alive

The American Craft Show, a three-day celebration taking place March 13 - 15 at the Cobb Galleria Centre, will feature approximately 230 of the country’s leading fine craft artisans specializing in contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, home goods and décor. This year’s show has a strong representation of artists and makers from the southeast with more than 20 Atlanta-area artists participating, including Debra…

ARMHC Hearts & Hands Gala

The Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities' (ARMHC) Hearts & Hands Gala raised more than $800,000 for the organization’s two Atlanta Houses. ARMHC has served more than 50,000 families since 1979. Presented by The Coca-Cola Company, this year’s Gala honored Helen and Jimmy Carlos.