Mark your calendars.
“Ping Pong and Mommy ROCK,” a performance by Atlanta artist Allison Rentz. 7:30 p.m., Sous Whisky Marin, Castleberry Hill.
Note: The “Big Box Re-Use” lecture at Georgia Tech scheduled for February 2 has been canceled due to weather.
Mark Dion, who blurs the boundaries among natural history, art and science, will speak at 5:30 p.m. in the Kopleff Recital Hall at Georgia State University. His talk kicks off “Nature of Waste,” a project that will culminate in a symposium on April 15.
Laurie Anderson talk and workshop. 1-2:30 p.m., Hinman Research Building, Georgia Tech.
“Copper–Coloured Gold,” a performance by IngridMwangiRobertHutter at the opening of the two-member collective’s “Constant Triumph” at Spelman College Museum of Fine Art. 7 p.m.
Art Papers Auction. More than 275 works. Collectors’ preview Friday evening; auction Saturday.