Shapes That Talk to Me: The Athens Scene, 1975–85

May 24, 2014 - October 19, 2014
Permanent collection galleries

As part of Art Rocks Athens, the museum will join the UGA Special Collections Library, the Lamar Dodd School of Art, the Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné and others in celebrating the Athens art and music scene of the 1970s and 1980s. Paintings from the museum’s permanent collection already on view will be reinterpreted and augmented with other works, highlighting many of the artists who helped shape the vibrant local culture and mark Athens’ international significance.


Lynn Boland, Betty Alice Fowler and Michael Lachowski


The W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art