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Siavash Tohidi Urban Body
This fall Siavash Tohidi and Derek Faust join the faculty of the School of Art. They bring experience as teachers and as artists with developed practices to the classroom. In the role of Art Studio Manager & Academic Professional, each will teach two courses per calendar year and dedicate the...
As part of the 2017–2018 Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture series, the Dodd presents a lecture by artist Matt Kenyon on Tuesday, September 19 at 5:30. Matt Kenyon is an artist who works in Brooklyn, NY and Providence, Rhode Island. He received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth...
Dodd Professor and Area Chair of Interior Design Thom Houser has created an installation, Connecting: Stairways to..., for the Lyndon House Arts Center in downtown Athens. His installation explores the many types of connections that occur while using stairways:...
Playful. Collaborative. Experimental. Experiential. Translatable. Explosive. Quiet. Expansive. In Dodd Instructor Annemarie DiCamillo's Color and Composition class, each student was given a word like buoyancy, fragility, or tired and an element of design. They then used black and white media...
Throw down with us on Friday evening September 8 for the School of Art Fall Art Extravaganza hosted by the Dodd Galleries! Join us as we celebrate four new exhibitions opening in the spaces in the School of Art gallery spaces. There will be a DJ and food trucks, and the...
sumHER Slam, SEWW
On the evening of Saturday, August 26, 2017, a group of art and wrestling enthusiasts gathered in an Athens field for a night of open-air wrestling organized by School of Art MFA Candidate Kaleena Stasiak. sumHER Slam, a performative evening of women’s wrestling, featured several graduate...
Garden Hues
Professor Melissa Harshman presents Garden Hues, a solo exhibition of prints, at the Macon Arts Alliance in Macon, GA. Her prints are displayed as wall installations as well as framed monoprints and screen prints. Harshman describes this series as follows: “My latest work...
Dodd Alumna Meghan Moser (MFA '07 Fabric Design) is featured in Starbucks Newsroom article for creating a sleeve design which honors veterans, including her Navy SEAL father. The design is a hand block printed coffee bean in a camouflage pattern, which recognizes the 10,000 Veterans and...
Painting by Christina Foard
Flagpole Magazine’s Art Notes column highlights the painting practices of incoming MFA student Christina Foard and alumna Erin McIntosh as well as local artist Paul Collins in a recent article. The three artists are featured in Gallery@HotelIndigo’s Spotlight 2017 exhibition, which...
Color Works Poster
Color Works is currently on view in C-U-B-E,  the experimental design lab through September 15, 2017. Color Works is a series of color sequences created for a First Year Odyssey course taught by Assistant Professor Moon Jung Jang titled Color Design in...

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