New Painting Debuts at SCAD Open Studio Event


ATLANTA, GA: Macey Ley will exhibit her latest work, blind eyes could blaze at the 16th annual SCAD Open Studio event November 13 – 15, 2020.

Open Studio will showcase more than 500 jury-selected works submitted by SCAD students, alumni, and faculty from across a wide range of media, including mixed media, sculpture, painting, photography, and printmaking. 

SCAD Art Sales, a premier curatorial platform, will offer guests access to its expansive artist network through the work on display. Launched in Winter 2016, SCAD Art Sales represents a unique channel whereby SCAD champions its students and alumni. Artwork available for purchase ranges in price, with inventory continuously updated as new and established artists submit work through the SCAD Art Sales online portal.

Open Studio will take place Friday – Sunday, November 13 – 15, 2020, on the dedicated Open Studio page. SCAD VIPs will have early access to preview and purchase artwork on Thursday, November 12, 2020.

Important Dates
Thursday November 12 – SCAD VIP Online Access
Friday, November 13 – Sunday November 15 – Open to the public
Monday, November 30 – Artwork delivery begins

Going to Hambidge Center Creative Residency

Does It Matter Atom Smasher - detailATLANTA, GA – Macey Ley has been selected to participate in the Hambidge Center creative residency this fall and was awarded a distinguished fellowship. Hambidge fellows are creative minds representing the widest possible range of perspectives and demographics including visual artists, writers, poets, scientists, ceramicists, musicians, choreographers, chefs and beyond.

As part of her residency, Ley will participate in the annual Hambidge Great ARTdoors Festival Saturday, October 10, 2015,10 a.m. – 5 p.m. She and other resident artists will open their studios to the public during the all-day event, which includes live music, local food, hayrides, tours of the artist-in-residence studios, artist talks, art installations, demonstrations, and activities for all ages.

Tickets are $10 in advance, or $15 at the door. VIP tickets are also available for $75, and children under 12 are offered free admission.

The Hambidge Center is located at 105 Hambidge Court, Rabun Gap, GA 30568. Hambidge is approximately 100 miles from Atlanta and Asheville, 20 miles from Lake Rabun, Lake Burton and Highlands, and 30 miles from Cashiers.