Famous printmakers to visit Georgia Museum of Art this week
Monday, July 18, 2016
On July 22, UGA students and members of the community will have the opportunity to meet the minds behind the famed Mixografia workshop, based in Los Angeles. The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia is featuring the exhibition “Paper in Profile: Mixografia and Taller de Gráfica Mexicana” through August 21. The founders of the Mixografia workshop, who invented its groundbreaking process for creating three-dimensional paper prints, will be in Athens that day for two events.
Georgia Museum of Art to show art of the tsars
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
This fall, visitors to the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will have the chance to see objects of Russian art never before shown in public. Highlighting a private collection on long-term loan to the museum that is a promised gift, the exhibition “Gifts and Prayers: The Romanovs and Their Subjects,” will be on display at the museum September 3 to December 31, 2016.
Georgia Museum of Art to show Mixografia film series
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present a film series in conjunction with its exhibition “Paper in Profile: Mixografia and Taller de Gráfica Mexicana” (June 4 – Aug. 21, 2016). The films relate to the processes and lives of four artists featured in the exhibition: Louise Bourgeois, Kiki Smith, John Baldessari and Ed Ruscha. The films will screen on the first three Thursdays in July at 7 p.m., in the museum’s M. Smith Griffith Auditorium and are free and open to the public.
Georgia Museum of Art to show recent acquisitions
Thursday, June 23, 2016
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present an exhibition of recent additions to its collection from July 16 to Oct. 9, 2016.
Georgia Museum of Art to celebrate public art installation
Thursday, June 16, 2016
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host a table from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Wednesday Athens Farmers Market on June 22 to celebrate a public art project it installed downtown last week.