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Spalding Nix to lecture at Georgia Museum of Art

Monday, February 23, 2015

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host a presentation by Spalding Nix on women throughout art history on Feb. 27 at 3p.m. Nix, an Atlanta appraiser and art dealer, created the presentation to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the National Museum for Women In the Arts.

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Georgia Museum of Art to present science-inspired exhibition

Friday February 13, 2015

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present the exhibition “Jay Robinson: Quarks, Leptons and Peanuts” from March 28 through June 21. The exhibition will feature the work Robinson has created since a fire destroyed his home and studio in the mid-1990s and is organized by William U. Eiland, director of the museum, and Todd Rivers, head preparator.

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Artist Piero Lerda’s wife to speak at Georgia Museum of Art

Thursday, February 11, 2015

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University Of Georgia will host a gallery talk on the work of the artist Piero Lerda on Feb. 26 at 5:30 p.m. The gallery talk will be led by Lerda’s wife, Valeria Gennaro Lerda, and Laura Valeri, associate curator of European art at the museum and curator of the exhibition “Chaos & Metamorphosis: The Art of Piero Lerda.”

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Georgia Museum of Art wins state award for “Art Interrupted”

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries (GAMG) recently recognized the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia with its Museum Exhibition of the Year award for “Art Interrupted: Advancing American Art and the Politics of Cultural Diplomacy.” The exhibition, co-organized by the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University and the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma, focused on the U.S. State Department’s Advancing American Art project.

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Guerrilla Girls to visit Georgia Museum of Art

Monday, February 9, 2015

Two members of the Guerrilla Girls will visit the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia to participate in a panel discussion on the exhibition “Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond,” on Feb. 19 at 5:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

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