Our History

2004


October 2004
U*Space opens its doors as a virtual art space.
 
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2005


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INSPIRED INSANITY
Our Inaugural Exhibition
April 16, 2005
 
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June 2005
U*Space opens its brick and mortar space 439 Edgewood Ave. SE in Atlanta, Georgia
 
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September 2,  2005
OUT OF AFRICA
Paintings, Sculptures, Carvings and Textiles from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Somalia
 
Card no longer exists
 
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2006
 
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April 7,  2006
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE
The Worlds Tinest Art Show
 
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May 12,  2006
TESTIFY
The Artistry of Stephen A. Webber
 
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June 9,  2006
THIS IS HARDCORE
Eroticism In Contemporary Art
 
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July 7,  2006
THROUGH THESE EYES
The Artistry of Evans "Wisdom" Robinson
 
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September 8,  2006
DIFFERENT
The Art Of Individuality
Rebecca Robinson
Terumi Todd &
Woody Trend
 
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October 6,  2006
WORDS ARE NOT ENOUGH
The Amazing Works Of billy bob beamer
 
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November  3,  2006
SEARCHIING FOR SYMBOLS
David Dumoor
Mandy Wickham
Harold McNaron
 
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2007
 
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February 2,  2007
HERE'S WHERE I STAND
Exploring The Rich Legacy Being Forged By Contemporary
Women Artists For The New Millennium
 
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March 2,  2007
ODE TO MR. T
Imagining The Classic American Tee-Shirt As Canvas
 
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March 17,  2007
Book Release Party
SIMONE D. BELL
Poetic Insight
 
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April 6,  2007
MUSICAL FREEDOM
New Works
Stephen A. Webber
 
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May 4,  2007
THE SEVEN DEADLY SIN
A Group Show
 

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June 1,  2007
EAST OF THE SUN, WEST OF THE MOON
Terumi
 
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July 6,  2007
YOU WON'T FORGET ME
Solo Exhibition
Shanequa Gay
 
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August 3,  2007
STOLEN MOMENTS
Signs, Carvings and Paintings from Africa
 
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September  7,  2007
SYNCHRONICITY: ART+YOU=DIVINE
Group Exhibition
 
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October 5,  2007
A LITTLE LOST IN DAYLIGHT
New Works
billy bob beamer
 
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November 2,  2007
OUTSIDE MY WINDOW
New Paintings
Evans "Wisdom" Robinson Jr.
 
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December 7,  2007
WE COME BEARING GIFTS
A Group Show
For Those Who Believe In The Fine Art Of Giving
 
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2008
 
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April  4,  2008
ANGELS AND INSECTS
Things Seen Known and Felt
Solo Exhibition
Terence E. Jackson
 
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May  2,  2008
THE MENAGERIE
Sculptural Works
Terumi
 
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May 28,  2008
VOICES IN MOTION -
Examing The Truth In Life
Oops! Misspoken or Misleading:
Freudian dips, Slips, Misdeeds
An Evening talk facilitated by Carol Marie Webster
 
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June  6,  2008
NOBODY CARES
New Works
The Me Nobody Knows
 
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July  11,  2008
DISTANT THINGS
New Work
Adam Stoves
 
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July 23,  2008
VOICES IN MOTION -
Examing The Truth In Life
Says Who?
Concepts of Gender Roles In Today's Society
An Evening talk facilitated by Carol Marie Webster
 
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September 11,  2008
VOICES IN MOTION -
Examing The Truth In Life
Questions?
An Evening talk facilitated by Carol Marie Webster
 
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October 3,  2008
DAY DREAMER
New Works
Nicole Pritchett
 
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November 7,  2008
KAMBI
Solo Exhibition
Salum Kambi
 
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2009
 
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January 16,  2009
SALON 2009
Group Exhibition
 
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May 2,  2009
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE II
The Worlds Tiniest Art Show
Group Exhibition
 
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June 5,  2009
THANKS FA' LETTIN ME SHARE
A Visual Biography
Stephen A. Webber
 
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July 11,  2009
THE SOUND OF VIOLENCE
The Intuit Exhibition
 
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August 7,  2009
IRINA AKIMOVA
Solo Exhibition
 
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October 15,  2009
SHANTI ON
Pre Listening Party
 
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2010
 
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February 5,  2010
HOW WE USED TO LIVE
African-American Photographs 1900 - 1939
 
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March  5,  2010
Gallery I
BY GRACE... THE ATONEMENT
Solo Exhibition
Sydnei SmithJordan
 
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Gallery II
ORGANIC MIND CULTIVATION
Solo Exhibition
Nicole Pritchett
 
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April 2,  2010
Gallery I
MUTUALISTIC COEVOLUTION
Solo Exhibition
Weston Packard
 
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Gallery II
FROM DARK TO LIGHT
Solo Exhibition
Rusdan Ritter
 
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May 7,  2010
Gallery I
BODY MAP or HOW I LEARNED
TO LOVE THE MOLE ON MY NOSE
Group Exhibition
 
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Gallery II
THINGS ARE NOT ALWAYS AS THEY SEEM TO BE
Solo Exhibition
Sankofa Selassie
 
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June 4,  2010
Gallery I
SIMPLE TRUTHS
Group Exhibition
 
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Gallery II
WHIPLASH
Solo Exhibition
Tirzah White
 
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July 2,  2010
IN SEARCH OF LOST VALUES
Solo Exhibition
Eugene W. R. Campbell Jr.
 
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August 6,  2010
Gallery I
GRAFFITI ON LIFE
New Works
Jamele Wright Sr.
 
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Gallery II
SETH CZAPLEWSKI
New Works
 
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September 3,  2010
Gallery I and II
DOUBLE TAKE
Exploring New and Past Pieces From Our Collection
 
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November 11,  2010
OUR WORLD IN MOTION -
Examing The Truth In Life
Creating Our Own Reality
An Evening talk facilitated by Simira Tobias and Ra Araaman
 
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December 1,  2010
FACING AIDS
A Very Special Evening Of Interactive Activism


 
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December 5,  2010
LA LA SHINE FALL COLLECTION 2010
by Derrick Smith
 
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December 29 and 30,  2010
RELEASING AND RE-LEASING
Two Day Workshop Facilitated by
Chauncey Beatty and Natalie Coore
 
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2011


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January 28,  2011
Gallery I
BLACK HAND, WHITE HOUSES
An Exhibition of Books by
Black Writers of the Twentieth Century
 
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Gallery II
IDENTITY
Solo Exhibition
G.A. Gardner
 
 
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March 10,  2011
Armed With Art
LET'S TALK
An HIV AIDS Initiative
 
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March 27, 2011
AKBAR'S STORYTELLING and
SPOKEN WORD WORKSHOP
Facilitated by master storyteller Akbar Imhotep
 
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April 1,  2011
I AM POETRY
Group Exhibition
Artwork Created by Students of
The Atlanta Area School For The Deaf
 
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May 6,  2011
Gallery I
ALL MY HOMES HAD WHEELS
Solo Exhibition
Gloria "Mother" Smith
 
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Gallery II
MYSTICALSCAPES
Solo Exhibition
Baba Ra Fudge
 
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May 20,  2011
A Intimate Book Signing
LINDA BANKS
How To Save A Life
 
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August 12,  2011
Gallery I
SOMETHING ON THE INSIDE
'LIFE, LOVE AND HONOUR'
Solo Exhibition
Jacinta Fortson
 
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Gallery II
ABSTRACTIONS
Solo Exhibition
Angie Mickel
 
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Gallery I
September 9,  2011
A BRIGHTER DAY)
Solo Exhibition
Caroline Pyle
 
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Gallery II
NAIPENDA AFRICA (I LOVE AFRICA)
Solo Exhibition
Oils and Photography
Robin Joseph
 
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October 7,  2011
Gallery I
AUDACIOUS
A Funky New Show of Works
 
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Gallery II
WISDOM
Solo Exhibition
Evans Robinson
 
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November 13,  2011
WRITE ON!
A Greeting Card Show
Shanequa Gay
 
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December 29,  2011
FACE TO FACEBOOK WINTER SOIREE
Kwanzaa Edition
 
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2012


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February 3,  2012
Gallery I
MAMMIES, COONS AND PICKANINNIES or
NOT ALL BLACK FOLKS EAT WATERMELON
The Perpetuation of Racial Stereotypes Through The Use of Visual Imagery
 
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Gallery II
5 THINGS I KNOW
This Time The Writing is Really on The Walls
An Interactive Exhibition
 
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February 12,  2007
MENTALCOURSE: MODERN EROTIC SENRYUA
Book Signing
Kottavei
 
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March 2,  2012
HAVING SAVED MYSELF FOR YOU
Group Show
An Exhibition of New and Emerging Artists
 
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April 6,  2012
EXPOSURE
New Directions In The Mediums of Sight and Sound
An Exhibition of International Video and Sound Art
 
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April 22,  2012
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION
Sound Vibrations Provided By
Magic Rub Casettes and Soul Country
 
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May 4,  2012
WELCOME TO MY WORLD
New Artwork by Students of the
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
 
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June 1,  2012
ADDICTION
Solo Exhibition
Meek
 
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June 3,  2012
TRESS FREE
Shanti On presents The ATW Series:
Installment 8
 
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June 7,  2012
WORDS NEVER SPOKEN
Reading and Book Signing
Craig Stewart
 
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July  10,  2012
Gallery Windows
VLISCO, THE TRUE ORIGINAL
Public Exhibition
West and Central African Fabric Exhibition
 
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July  13,  2012
Gallery I
FAIR GAME
The New Solo Exhibition
Shanequa Gay
 
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Gallery II
RETURN TO THE VALLEY OF THE DOLLS
New Solo Installation
Sankofa Selassie
 
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July  22,  2012
CELEBRATING MY PASSIONS
The Artistic Legacy of
Akbar Imhotep
 
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AUGUST  26,  2012
THREE WOMEN
An Intimate Talk About Art and Life
Shanequa Gay, Sankofa Selassie and Kijai Tafari
 
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September  7,  2010
Gallery I
A VISITATION OF SPIRITS - PART I: THE VISUAL SIGHTINGS
Solo Exhibition
Terence E. Jackson
 
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Gallery II
COLLISION IN CONSCIOUSNESS
Solo Exhibition
Andrea Waterstone
 
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September  23,  2012
Gallery I
A VISITATION OF SPIRITS - PART II: SONIC APPARITIONS
Vocal Performance
Terence E. Jackson
 
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October  15,  2012
NATURAL LOVA
A Trunk Show
Teresa Davis
 
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November  9,  202
DRAW DISTANCE
Solo Exhibition
Weston Packard
 
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November  10,  2012
CRICKET PROMISES
Official Book Release Party
Keturah Israel
 
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December  14,  2012
CAN'T SAY I'll MISS YOU
Group Show
A Pop Art Oriented Exhibit
 
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2013


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February  1,  2010
Gallery I
SEEM LIKE I DONE HAD TO FIGHT MY WHOLE LIFE
Reflected Imagery of the African-American Struggle For Respect
 
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Gallery II
HOW I SEE WHAT I SAW
Solo Exhibition
Vernon Robinson
 
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March  1,  2010
Gallery I
KUKUMBUKA KIFO (To Remember The Dead)
Solo Exhibition
Jamele Wright Sr.
 
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Gallery II
IKIRU (To Live)
Solo Exhibition
Terumi
 
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April  5,  2010
Gallery I
PEACELOVEFEAR
Solo Exhibition
Megan Reeves Williamson
 
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Gallery II
DECEPTIVE SEDUCTION
Solo Exhibition
Sydnei SmithJordon
 
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May  3,  2013
Gallery I
AN ABIDING BLACKNESS
A Meditation On The Political and Social Usage of Blackness As A Representational Symbol of Value In Africa and The African Diaspora
 
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May 18, 2013
NEW WORLD CUISINE RE-IMAGED
An Evening of Food from the African Diaspora
featuring Culinary Chef Eric B. WestAndrea Waterstone
 
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May  26,  2013
KEEPER OF THE FLAME
An Artistic Talk About the Importance of Collecting
Featuring Patricia Gayton and Terence E. Jackson
 
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June  7,  2013
Gallery II
CIRCULAR
Solo Exhibition
John Cheeves
 
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July  3,  2013
Gallery I
EMBRACING EARTH
Solo Exhibition
Safi Toure
 
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Gallery II
FROM UGANDA WITH LOVE...
Group Exhibition
Paul Kasambeko, Hassan Mukiibi and Ssali Yusuf
 
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August  9,  2013
Gallery I
PALE DRIFTER
Revenge of A Bloodline
David Mitchell II
 
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Gallery II
VINTAGE SAFARI
Solo Exhibition
Ara DeRan Key
 
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September  6,  2013
THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE
Solo Exhibition
Irina Akimova
 
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October 2013
U*Space closes its physical space after ten years in order to concentrate on finding new and exciting ways of expanding the U*Space experience beyond the four walls of their 439 Edgewood Ave. location.



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