Fri, 08/30/2019 - 3:04pm
Celebrate the fall exhibitions with a DJ, photobooth adn snacks and beverages.
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 7:30pm
The Trial Gardens at the University of Georgia holds a public open house every year to let plant enthusiasts come together to see some of the newest ornamental plant varieties. One may also learn more through guided tours and volunteers and garden workers present to answer questions. There also will be the annual Chasing the Flags preview. $5 recommended donation per family or individual is appreciated but not necessary for entry.
Thu, 11/01/2018 - 2:27pm
Artist and Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding Rebecca Rutstein has worked in painting, sculpture, installation and public art and has an ongoing interest in abstraction inspired by science, data and maps. She has exhibited widely in museums, institutions and galleries and has received numerous awards including the prestigious Pew Fellowship in the Arts. Samantha Joye is Athletic Association Professor in Arts and Sciences in the…
Thu, 05/03/2018 - 5:16pm
This exhibition, organized by Nicolas Morrissey, associate professor of art history, Lamar Dodd School of Art, highlights the Buddhist artistic heritage of ancient Gandhara, a region once heralded as the Crossroads of Asia and now located in present-day northern Pakistan and Afghanistan. Following the conquest of Alexander the Great during the 4th century BCE, the region of Gandhara became a nexus point of diverse and evolving cultural…
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 3:52pm
The annual exit show for the graduating master of fine arts students at the Lamar Dodd School of Art. This year's candidates are Katelyn Chapman, Whitney Cleveland, Annemarie Dicamillo and Kelsey Scharf (painting and drawing); Ally Christmas and Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay (photo and video); Erin Geagon and Johanna Norry (fabric design); Yeonsoo Kim and Karine Lepage (ceramics); Katherine Miller, Ali Norman and Kaleena Stasiak (printmaking and book…
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:58pm
Wrestling Temptation: The Quest to Control Alcohol in Georgiatraces the struggle that state leaders have faced in regulating the production, transportation and use of alcohol from 1733 to the present. The exhibit explores issues of morality, economy and personal liberty entwined with the use and abuse of alcohol. It considers what made Georgia different by paying close attention to the adoption of statewide prohibition in 1907 and the reluctance…
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 5:39pm
In the history of 20th-century design, Giò Ponti (1891–1979) is widely recognized as the father of modern Italian design. Over the span of a remarkably prolific career of nearly 60 years, Ponti created important works of architecture (including the first skyscraper in Italy), furniture, decorative art and industrial products, using both traditional and modern materials and techniques. He participated in Italian and other international design…
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 5:32pm
Gold-digging in Georgia: America's First Gold Rush shares the history of north Georgia from the late 1820s until the Civil War as America’s first major gold rush. This antebellum Appalachian gold rush served as one of the many southern paths to industrialism. Featuring the Reed Creek Collection of Dahlonega Mint Coins—a complete set of Dahlonega—this exhibit uses maps, rare books, letters, photographs, and artifacts to illustrate Georgia's gold…
Wed, 05/03/2017 - 5:07pm
"The Past Is Never Dead: Kristin Casaletto" shows prints by the contemporary Georgia-based artist. Casaletto’s work addresses issues of history and how it is interpreted as well as questions related to identity and race. A relative newcomer to the South, she approaches its complex history from the perspective of an outsider without marginalizing its culture. The title of the exhibition comes from William Faulkner’s famous statement “The past is…
Fri, 04/07/2017 - 5:04pm
The annual exit show for the graduating master of fine arts students at the Lamar Dodd School of Art. This year's candidates are: Thomas Bosse , Reid Brechner, Julia Megan Burchett, Ellie Dent , Jamie Diaz, Arron Foster , Meirav Goldhour, Zachary Harris, Ariel Lockshaw , Shuk Han Lui, Jonathan Nowell, Amanda Scheutzow, Stephanie Sutton and Dan Vu.