Break it down.
What: Contemplate consumerism and conservation during the six-artist exhibition of art that incorporates plastics and other petroleum-based products.
Why: Alison Foshee’s pushpin sculptures.
When: Thru Sept. 4. Opening reception, Fri., 7-10 p.m. Regular hours, Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: WhiteSpace Gallery, 814 Edgewood Ave., Inman Park (404-688-1892).
Sweet Georgia Grains Granola
What: Small-batch crunchy goodness (eight-ounce tub, $3.75; one-pound bag, $6.75) comes in six varieties, including the blueberry-loaded True Blue and Good Morning, sprinkled with pumpkin seeds and coconut.
Why: The heirloom oatmeal cookie with dried currants and cinnamon.
When: Thurs., 4-8 p.m.
Where: EAV Farmers Market, 1231 Glenwood Ave., East Atlanta.
Dalí: the Late Work
What: Celebrate the surrealist painter’s mixed-media masterpieces to the sounds of a Spanish guitarist.
Why: Wearable art on the catwalk and a Dalí-inspired jewelry trunk show.
When: Opening party, Sat., 8 p.m.-midnight. Regular hours, Tues. & Wed., Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St., Midtown. Tickets ($10-$15) at 404-733-5000 or online at high.org.
Boutique Warehouse Sale
What: Stock up on staples, like Ella Moss dresses and Hudson jeans, from your favorite indie retailers (Squash Blossom, Dakota J’s) at up to 90 percent off.
Why: Local line Verdier Jewelry at wholesale prices.
When: Fri., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Holiday Inn Conference Center, 130 Clairemont Ave., Decatur (404-373-1864).
Photo: Alison Foshee