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Georgia Museum of Art to show three-dimensional prints

May 4, 2016

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present “Paper in Profile: Mixografia and Taller de Gráfica Mexicana” an exhibition featuring three-dimensional paper prints from 60 artists, from June 4 to August 21, 2016. The exhibition will take over an entire wing of the museum’s galleries and provide inspiration for the bulk of its summer programming.

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Georgia Museum of Art receives statewide award from Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

On April 22, the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation held its 39th annual Preservation Awards ceremony, in Marietta, Georgia. At the ceremony, it presented the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia with its Excellence in Preservation Service award for the museum’s Henry D. Green Center for the Study of the Decorative Arts and Symposium.

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Local artist to lead realism workshop at Georgia Museum of Art

Monday, April 25, 2016

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host a four-part studio workshop to teach techniques for creating realistic results in art. The program will take place every Thursday evening in May from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

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Georgia Museum of Art to reach out to low-income families

Friday, April 22, 2016

On April 14, 2016, the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia became the first museum in the state to commit officially to serving low-income families through the Museums for All program. Organized by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Museums for All encourages families of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum habits.

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Artist David Ligare to visit UGA

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Artist David Ligare will speak twice in April at the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia. On April 28, at 5:30 p.m., Ligare will give a talk in the museum’s M. Smith Griffith Auditorium on the retrospective exhibition of his work, “David Ligare: California Classicist” (on view at the museum through May 8). On April 29, at 2 p.m., Ligare will discuss poet Robinson Jeffers’ influence on his work, in conjunction with the UGA College of Education’s citywide program The Big Read. Both events are free and open to the public.

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