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Arty Party:

August 20, 2011

Avant Art!

ACAC stages an interactive arts cocktail

<p>Nexus Award winner Louis Corrigan (right)</p>

Nexus Award winner Louis Corrigan (right)

  • Photos by ErinAshford.com

Louis Corrigan is honored with ACAC’S Nexus Award 2011 at a progressive gala featuring gloATL dance troupe

The VIPs

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center’s  (ACAC) Creative Director Stuart Horodner, Honorary Party Chair and Atlanta City Council member Kwanza Hall, 2011 Nexus Award honoree and arts patron Louis Corrigan, and honorary hosts Andrea Barnwell Brownlee and Jerry Cullum

The Scene Makers

A power crowd of art lovers, makers and shakers included: Liz Lapidus, Gene Kansas, Lloyd Benjamin, Susan Bridges, Greg Smith, Betsy Nurse, Lucinda and Robert Bunnen, Carolyn Carr, Nancy Hoof,  Anne Dennington, Rocio Rodriguez, Brenda Massie, Marcia Wood, Sara and Paul Steinfeld, Jack Weiland and Joe Massey.

The Highlights

Guests enjoyed artful bites by Dennis Dean Catering, hot jazz by Joe Gransden and live performances, including glowing orb props, with the gloATL dance group. Flux Projects and Possible Futures founder Louis Corrigan was honored for his extensive arts patronage in the city of Atlanta. Up next for Corrigan:  Flux 2011, featuring free experimental and live art in the streets and galleries of Castleberry Hills on Friday September 30, 8PM to midnight, www.fluxprojects.org

The Patrons

Platinum sponsor: Dennis Dean. Gold sponsor: The Willett Group of Morgan Keegan.

Paul Hagedorn, Marianne Lampert, Michael Rooks, Brenda Massie Paul Hagedorn, Marianne Lampert, Michael Rooks, Brenda Massie

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