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Visual art: Award Winning

Fri.-Sun., July 31-Aug. 2

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The Ebony Stitchers Quilt Guild presents AWARD WINNING, a collection by Aisha Lumumba that highlights quilting, a historic craft that requires skill, patience and a large helping of love. The opening Fri., JULY 31, celebrates African-American Academy Award winners with traditional and contemporary art quilts and dolls from artists and quilt makers, resulting in a melting pot of knowledge, education and cultural appreciation for the art of quilt-making. In conjunction with the National Black Arts Festival, a five-day celebration of African-American arts and culture. Free. Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m. Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-730-7315. www.nbaf.org.

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