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The Weekend Guide

alison foshee pushpin sculptures!

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VIEW
Not Biodegradable
What:
Contemplate consumerism and conservation during the six-artist exhibition of art that incorporates plastics and other petroleum-based products.
Why: Alison Foshee’s pushpin sculptures.
When: Thru Sept. 4. Opening reception, Fri., 7-10 p.m. Regular hours, Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: WhiteSpace Gallery, 814 Edgewood Ave., Inman Park (404-688-1892).

EAT
Sweet Georgia Grains Granola
What: Small-batch crunchy goodness (eight-ounce tub, $3.75; one-pound bag, $6.75) comes in six varieties, including the blueberry-loaded True Blue and Good Morning, sprinkled with pumpkin seeds and coconut.
Why: The heirloom oatmeal cookie with dried currants and cinnamon.
When: Thurs., 4-8 p.m.
Where: EAV Farmers Market, 1231 Glenwood Ave., East Atlanta.

FETE
Dalí: the Late Work
What: Celebrate the surrealist painter’s mixed-media masterpieces to the sounds of a Spanish guitarist.
Why: Wearable art on the catwalk and a Dalí-inspired jewelry trunk show.
When: Opening party, Sat., 8 p.m.-midnight. Regular hours, Tues. & Wed., Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St., Midtown. Tickets ($10-$15) at 404-733-5000 or online at high.org.

SAVE
Boutique Warehouse Sale
What: Stock up on staples, like Ella Moss dresses and Hudson jeans, from your favorite indie retailers (Squash Blossom, Dakota J’s) at up to 90 percent off.
Why: Local line Verdier Jewelry at wholesale prices.
When: Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Holiday Inn Conference Center, 130 Clairemont Ave., Decatur (404-373-1864).

Photo: Alison Foshee

LOCATIONS
Holiday Inn Conference Center
130 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
WhiteSpace Gallery
814 Edgewood Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
404-688-1892
EAV Farmers Market
1231 Glenwood Ave SE
@ Village Hardware
Atlanta, GA 30316
1280 Peachtree St NE
@ 16th St
Atlanta, GA 30309
404-733-4400
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