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Exhibitions

  1. Crafting History:  Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia

    February 01, 2018 - April 29, 2018

    Crafting History:  Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia

    This exhibition and its accompanying publication will be the first to document the history of craft at UGA.

  2. Master of Fine Arts Degree Candidates Exhibition

    April 07, 2018 - May 20, 2018

    Master of Fine Arts Degree Candidates Exhibition

    The annual exit show for the graduating master of fine arts students at the Lamar Dodd School of Art.

  3. Images of Awakening: Buddhist Sculpture from Afghanistan and Pakistan

    March 24, 2018 - June 17, 2018

    Images of Awakening: Buddhist Sculpture from Afghanistan and Pakistan

    This exhibition highlights the Buddhist artistic heritage of ancient Gandhara

  4. Belleek Porcelain from the Collection of Linda N. Beard

    Belleek Porcelain from the Collection of Linda N. Beard

    This periodically rotating exhibition of Belleek porcelain comprises masterworks from the comprehensive and noted collection of Linda N. Beard. The roots of Belleek porcelain production lay in the lands of John Caldwell Bloomfield, who in 1849 had a geologic survey of his property in the village of Belleek, County Fermanagh, in what would later become Northern Ireland, that revealed rich deposits of minerals.

  5. Permanent Collection

    Permanent Collection

    Thirteen galleries house a large portion of the Georgia Museum of Art's permanent collection, including many of the 100 American paintings that made up Alfred Heber Holbrook's founding gift. Eight of these recently received a major facelift, with new arrangements, paint colors and wall text to explain and educate.

Events

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Lecture: Juan Pablo Molyneux

5:30 – 7:30 pm

World-renowned interior designer Juan Pablo Molyneux will give a lecture entitled “My Russian Rooms.” A reception will precede the lecture; this program is presented in partnership with the Atlanta Chapter of the French Heritage Society.

Lectures and Gallery Talks
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Study Night at the Georgia Museum of Art

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Need a quiet place to study? Join the Georgia Museum of Art Student Association for an open study night at the museum. Get inspired by works of art and enjoy coffee and cookies while you prepare for finals. Relax and re-center with free yoga in the galleries at 6, then stay and enjoy an outdoor film screening of “Dr. Strangelove” at 8 p.m.

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Yoga in the Galleries

6 – 7 pm

Join us for a yoga class surrounded by works of art in the galleries. Led by instructors from Five Points Yoga, this program is free and open to both beginner and experienced yogis. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis; tickets are available at the front desk starting at 5:15 p.m. Yoga mats provided.

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Film: “Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb”

8 – 10 pm
Location: Jane and Harry Willson Sculpture Garden

Take a break from studying to join the Georgia Museum of Art for an evening of popcorn and entertainment! Visitors are invited to bring blankets and chairs to watch Stanley Kubrick’s classic satirical black comedy. Co-sponsored by the UGA Parents Leadership Council and the Georgia Museum of Art Student Association.

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Friday, April 27, 2018

Artists’ Tour: “Crafting History”

2 – 3 pm

Join artists Mary Pearse, Demi Thomloudis, Sunkoo Yuh, Jennifer Crenshaw and Ted Saupe for a talk about their work in the exhibition "Crafting History: Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia."

Tours
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90 Carlton Street
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602-1502

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Fax: 706.542.1051
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