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Painting Major and Drawing Major Portfolio Review

Fall 2016  PAINTING major AND DRAWING Major  PORTFOLIO REVIEW

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

To be eligible for the drawing or painting concentration you must have completed the minimum: Studio Foundation First year program and
Drawing concentration: completed ARST 2000 or 2010 Painting concentration: ARST 2100 

Email Professor C. Hocking - chocking@uga.edu Today!! - and before Saturday, October 17 @ 5:00 pm to reserve wall space and to get specific hanging instruction and times. 

Dodd Tailgate: UGA vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns

Calling all Dodd Alumni, Students, Faculty, Parents, and Friends…Dodd is officially having a celebratory tailgate party on November 19, 2016!

Register here to reserve your space.

Raise a glass to honor Bob and Sue Nunnally's recent gift to Lamar Dodd School of Art to transform the Dodd courtyard into a community space and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon with all of your friends.

Dr. Leja Visiting Scholar Lecture

"Modernism as Mass Spectacle"

Dr. Leja will discuss the reception of European and American modernism at the Armory Show of 1913. Although this is a special meeting of my graduate seminar on “American Modernism” this will be OPEN to all interested students and faculty. Readings of primary source material on art criticism of the Armory Show will be available to those interested.

"Textiles: The Sense of Touch" Exhibition Opening Reception

“Textiles: The Sense of Touch” is a group exhibit of fiber artists curated by UGA professor Jennifer Crenshaw. 
The exhibit features work by Los Angeles-based artist Tanya Aguiniga, as well as Athens residents Erin Geagon, Johanna Norry, Courtney McCracken, and Zipporah Thompson.

On view from August 27 - October  8, 2016 at the Lyndon house Arts Center.

 

Dr. Michael Leja Visiting Scholar

Michael Leja (Ph.D., Harvard) studies the visual arts in various media (painting, sculpture, film, photography, prints, illustrations) in the 19th and 20th centuries, primarily in the United States. His work is interdisciplinary and strives to understand visual artifacts in relation to contemporary cultural, social, political, and intellectual developments. He is especially interested in examining the interactions between works of art and particular audiences.

David Brooks Visiting Artist Visit

David Brooks (born 1975, Brazil, Indiana) is a New York-based artist. He has exhibited at the Dallas Contemporary (2010); Tang Museum, NY (2014); Nouveau Musée National de Monaco (2011); Sculpture Center, NYC (2010); Miami Art Museum (2011); The Visual Arts Center, Austin (2014); Galerie für Landschaftskunst, Hamburg (2014); the Goethe-Institut, NYC (2014); Nevada Museum of Art (2014); and MoMA/PS1 (2010-11). In 2011-12 Brooks opened Desert Rooftops in Times Square, a 5000 sq. ft. urban earthwork commissioned by Art Production Fund.

Dodd Benefactor and Student Award Ceremony and Dinner Celebration

Benefactors and scholarship recipients will celebrate the special role that philanthropy plays in their lives, during an evening of personal sharing and social engagement. 

Students will be recognized for their outstanding achievement, while the generous benefactors of Lamar Dodd School of Art will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the scholars that are benefitting from their generous contributions. To register for the event, please respond by registering for the event.

Lamar Dodd School of Art Graduation

Graduation2016-297.jpgThe Lamar Dodd School of Art will hold its spring graduation ceremony on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to celebrate Lamar Dodd School of Art graduates completing degrees in fall 2016, spring 2017 and summer 2017. The ceremony will take place in the nearby UGA Performing Arts Center and a reception will follow in the atrium of Dodd for all graduates, their families, and faculty.

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