back bounded-next cafe calendar-large calendar cart close coat-check collapse donate download elevators expand explore filter grid-view hamburger heart hours join link list-view location mail more next nursing-room phone print programs ramp restrooms right-arrow search share shop thumbs-down thumbs-up tickets up toilet heart-filled zoom Skip to Content

Event Details

November 4, 2021
4:00 pm –8:00 pm


Member-Exclusive Event
FREE for Members
Reservations Required
Not a Member? Join Today!


High Museum of Art

Event Description

Experience Picturing the South: 25 Years, a major exhibition featuring the works of sixteen artists commissioned through the Picturing the South initiative. Members see it first and free! On Thursday, November 4, 2021, experience this new exhibition before it opens to the public.

Works on view will include the first photographs in Sally Mann’s Motherland series; Dawoud Bey’s over-life-size portraits of Atlanta high school students; Richard Misrach’s Cancer Alley industrial landscapes; and new commissions by An-My Lê, Sheila Pree Bright, and Jim Goldberg. Learn more about this special exhibition.

Preregistration is required. For this preview event, your ticket guarantees timed entry to the exhibition. We welcome you to arrive before your entry time to enjoy the event; however, we ask that you enter the exhibition at your designated time to prevent overcrowding in the galleries.

Please reserve tickets by clicking the ticket button above and logging into your account, or call Member and Guest Services at 404-733-4575 (Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.).

Also happening on campus Nov. 4:
Conversations with Contemporary Artists: Jim Goldberg, 7–8 p.m.
Go to the preview, and stay for the talk! In conjunction with the member preview, hear from photographer Jim Goldberg as he discusses his new series of pictures that are part of his Picturing the South commission.  Reserve your spot!

Banner Image: Shane Lavalette (American, born 1987), Will with Banjo, 2011.