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September 2021

Jack Mitchell Portrait Gallery

September 1, 2021 - September 1, 2030
Atlantic Center for the Arts Main Campus, Pabst Visitor Center & Gallery, 1414 Art Center Ave
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Free, and open to everyone!

The Jack Mitchell Portrait Gallery showcases 180 Artist photographs spanning 22 years, from Atlantic Center for the Arts inaugural residency in 1982 to the end of 2004. These works are stunning images and collectively they convey the history of ACA artists-in-residence program in an elegant and striking way. The 16” x 14” black and white portraits are a part of Atlantic Center for the Arts permanent collection.

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October 2021

Saturday Soundwalk

October 9, 2021 - April 16, 2022
Free, and open to everyone!

11 AM Rain or Shine | Explore the sounds and rhythms of our urban and natural world with Atlantic Center for the Arts. Beneficial for people of all ages to relieve stress, gain focus, and develop a deeper understanding of how we fit into the ecosystem of our environment.
Thank you to our presenting sponsor of this workshop, AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach! Your commitment to the arts and our community is inspiring! www.adventhealth.com

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November 2021

FLORIDA: A LANDSCAPE OF DREAMS

November 6, 2021 - February 5, 2022
Atlantic Center for the Arts Main Campus, Pabst Visitor Center & Gallery, 1414 Art Center Ave
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Beach scene showing underwater rocks as well as a wave and a light house in the distance surrounded by palm trees

On Exhibit: November 6, 2021 – February 5, 2022
Reception: TBD
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10 AM – 4 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 2 PM

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Anna Tomczak

November 6 - December 11
ACA Downtown: Arts on Douglas, alt_space Gallery, 123 Douglas Street
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Free, and open to everyone!

On Exhibit: November 6 – December 11, 2021
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 6, 4 PM – 7 PM
ACA Downtown, Arts on Douglas, alt_space Gallery
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10 AM – 5 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM
Learn more at artsondouglas.net

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ACA Soundscape Field Station at Canaveral National Seashore – 2021 Artist-in-Residence, French artist, Félix Blume

November 26 - December 26
Canaveral National Seashore New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169 United States + Google Map

Events with the 2021 Artist-in-Residence, French artist, Félix Blume December 9, 2021 Artist Talk at 7PM ACA Harris House, 214 S. Riverside Drive, NSB December 11, 2021 Soundwalk at 11AM Canaveral National Seashore Apollo Beach, meet at Eldora State House Rain or Shine Invitation to participate in the project, Listeners Are you a ranger, neighbor, or visitor of Canaveral National Seashore? Then this project is for you! You are kindly invited to participate in the project Listeners by French field-recordist,…

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December 2021

Images Holiday Boutique

December 3 - December 5

December 3 and 5 – open 10 to 4; December 4 – open 10 to 7   Harris House, 214 S. Riverside Drive   Features handmade items created by our Volunteer League   For more information: 386.423.4733  

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Small Things Considered

December 4, 2021 - January 11, 2022
ACA Downtown: Arts on Douglas, Feature Gallery, 123 Douglas Street
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Free, and open to everyone!

On Exhibit: December 4, 2021  – January 5, 2022
Opening reception: Saturday, December 4, 4–7 PM
ACA Downtown, Arts on Douglas, Feature Gallery
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10 AM – 5 PM, Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM
Learn more at artsondouglas.net

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It’s All About the Birds! – An Art Journal Workshop

December 4, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Live Oak Cultural Center, 1050 Live Oak Street
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Live Oak Cultural Center- 1050 Live Oak Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 | Pre registration required. 8-person capacity. 
Art therapist, Laura Bohn leads this workshop about the importance of birds and connecting to nature. Participants will use images of birds, wings, or flying to create an art journal page. This mixed-media creation will have personal meaning for self-care.
Thank you to our presenting sponsor of this workshop, AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach! Your commitment to the arts and our community is inspiring! www.adventhealth.com

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Creative Medicine: Poetry and Prose with a Rhythmic Twist

December 16, 2021 - December 15, 2022
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House, 214 S Riverside Dr.
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Limited to 12 in person / unlimited if via Zoom
Join local poet Sonja Jean Craig for a community gathering to share thoughts and writings that focus on wellness concepts. The writing prompt to consider for this gathering is Breath. Each month, Sonja offers a safe space for expression through writing and uplifting dialogue. This is a place to share with your community. Presented by AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

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ACA Spotlight: a creative workshop

December 18, 2021 - December 17, 2022
ACA Harris House, 214 S. Riverside Drive
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Learn about the many world-renowned Mentors of ACA.  Study works and learn techniques from contemporary art professionals, led by ACA Community Artist, Bethany Bennett. The December 18th session features the work of Mentoring Artist, Fiona Rae. 1PM - 3PM at ACA Harris House Continuing March 17th and every third Saturday onwards. Please bring the following supply list: Canvas or bristol board, brushes and paint colors of your choice; if you do not have these supplies, ACA will provide them for…

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January 2022

Healing Art: Inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

January 1, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ACA YouTube
Free and open to everyone!

Explore and play with nature and emotion using various media. Discover the power of the abstract to evoke a healing response. Learn about the inspirational work and life of Georgia O’Keeffe, the “Mother of Modernism.” Enjoy Rachel Chase's fun and welcoming teaching style. YouTube Premiere Rachel Chase has been a teaching artist since the age of 15. She began expressing through dance. First a classically trained ballerina, then a semi-professional modern dancer studying with the likes of Alvin Ailey dance…

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Rebecca Sexton Larson: Playback Theatre

January 4, 2022 - February 18, 2022

January 4 – February 18, 2022 Reception: Saturday, February 5, 4-7 PM; Artists Talk: Friday, February 18, 11 AM ACA Downtown: Arts on Douglas, alt_space Gallery; 123 Douglas Street, New Smyrna Beach www.artsondouglas.net; 386-428-1133

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ACA Volunteer League Meeting

January 12, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

January 12, 2022, 10 AM Coffee Social / 10:30-11:30 AM General Meeting Join an extraordinary group of volunteers who have loads of fun supporting ACA’s work in the community! Atlantic Center at Harris House, 214 S. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach; 386-423-1753

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NSB’s #GREATNESS Talent Show: New School & Old School

January 15, 2022, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Babe James Community Center, 201 N. Myrtle Avenue
New Smyrna beach, FL 32168 United States
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Free, and open to everyone!

Show us what you got! Enjoy the entertainment or audition and be in the spotlight. Justincredible brings his lyric talent to Babe James Community Center alongside talented guest performers and artists. Watch the dance team in action or join the graffiti booth to create your masterpiece. Fun for all ages!

Audition for the event on October 16th! Contact Babe James for more information 386-410-2890

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Exploring Soundscapes at Blue Springs

January 16, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Blue Springs State Park, 2100 W. French Ave.
Orange City, FL 32763 United States
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$2 – $6

Learn about soundscapes in our natural areas! Join us at Blue Springs State Park as we discuss soundscapes and offer an opportunity to listen to audio captured throughout the Blue Spring basin (at roadside pavilion). Atlantic Center for the Arts partners with the rangers at Blue Springs, alongside Stetson University to offer the opportunity to listen to live audio underwater using hydrophones (at St. Johns River T-dock). Hear manatees in real-time underwater! The presenters include Ranger Connor Wagner, who completed…

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Nature Sketch Club (In Person & Facebook LIVE)

January 22, 2022 - October 22, 2022
Atlantic Center for the Arts Main Campus, Pabst Visitor Center & Gallery, 1414 Art Center Ave
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Fourth Saturdays at 11 AM | ACA main campus AND streaming LIVE on Facebook (facebook.com/atlanticcenterforthearts)
• September 25 - How to do a Gesture Drawing from Nature
• October 23 - Creating Natural Space in your Sketches
• November 27 - Finding Patterns in Nature
• December 25 - No Sketch Club—Happy Holidays!
Enjoy the outdoors with this engaging activity. ACA Community Artist Bethany Bennett, MFA, leads you through sketch techniques and wellness exercises to bring you closer to nature. You just need only a sketch pad and pencil. Presented by Brown & Brown Insurance

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Visualize The Process: A Vision Board Art Journal Workshop

January 22, 2022, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Live Oak Cultural Center, 1050 Live Oak Street
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Free, and open to everyone!

Come relax, stretch and breathe into the New Year with your Art Journal. Create a Vision Board page spread with your goals, dreams, gratitude, or mindset for the year. Learn how to list steps in visualizing the process to meet your goals. Whether its a goal of going on vacation, fixing up the home, or work or health related, you can choose how to focus on what is most important to you in the new year. Bring in photocopies, quotes,…

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46th Annual IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts

January 28, 2022 - January 30, 2022
IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts Office, 214 S Riverside Dr.
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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The 46th Annual IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts will be held January 28 - 30, 2022 in New Smyrna Beach, FL. The event attracts 48,000+ arts enthusiasts, and has one of the best Patrons Programs in the Southeast, with 240 members who spend over $200,000 yearly on arts purchases at the Festival. In addition, $28,300 in prize money is awarded. RANKED NUMBER 16 in the NATION for Fine Art Festivals by Sunshine Artist Magazine!
Call for Artists: Application Deadline October 15, 2021

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ADORN: A Jewelry Invitational

January 28, 2022 - February 25, 2022

Exhibition Preview During Images: A Festival of the Arts Friday, January 28 – Sunday, January 30, 10 AM-5 PM   Opening Reception: Saturday, February 5, 4-7 PM   ACA Downtown: Arts on Douglas, Feature Gallery; 123 Douglas Street, New Smyrna Beach   www.artsondouglas.net; 386-428-1133

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February 2022

Breathing with Ease: Opening to Joy

February 5, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ACA YouTube
Free and open to everyone!

This gentle practice is for anyone who would like to use the breath to open the stuck places in our body/mind, to feel the joy of life itself. It is divided into three discreet  sections so you can do a practice that works in your day. As you practice your will notice greater awareness, a softer body and more flexibility. YouTube Premiere Janice Stieber Rous is the creator of Body Dialogue, an integrative therapeutic system that reorganizes the body and develops…

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