COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, August 31

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, leads a tour of "Icon of Modernism: Representing the Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1950."

Thursday, September 1

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Opening Reception

    "Spectra: Lamar Dodd School of Art Faculty Exhibition" features works by full and part-time faculty members of all disciplines. See Calendar Pick on p. 17.

Saturday, September 3

2 events

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Gallery Talks

    Potter Michael Pitts leads a discussion covering pottery styles, clays, glazes, techniques and details of the current exhibition, "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational."

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    1–4 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Pottery Demonstration

    Danielsville potter Will Langford demonstrates various pottery techniques. Part of the 14th annual "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational."

Wednesday, September 7

1 event

Art

Saturday, September 10

3 events

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Gallery Talks

    Potter Michael Pitts leads a discussion covering pottery styles, clays, glazes, techniques and details of the current exhibition, "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational."

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    1–4 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Pottery Demonstration

    Athens potter Jenn Graff demonstrates various techniques. Part of the 14th annual "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational." 

  • Loft Art Supply

    1–3 p.m. FREE! theloftartsupply@gmail.com

    Drawing Circle

    Bring your sketchbook and drawing materials to join other artists for clothed figure drawing. Participants take turns drawing each other for 20-minute poses. 

Sunday, September 11

2 events

Art

  • Oconee County Library

    2–4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Artist Reception

    Meet this month's artist, Mary Rugg, who has created a collection of handwoven fabrics.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    Artists Reception

    Tifton artists Melissa Lee of Tenth Muse Studio, Kathleen Hilliard of KatHil Designs and Ridley Fleming Baird of Grateful Beads Jewelry join their childhood art teacher Mary Ann Cox.

Wednesday, September 14

3 events

Art

Thursday, September 15

2 events

Art

  • Athens, GA

    6-9 p.m. FREE! www.3thurs.org

    Third Thursday Art Series

    Seven galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Thursday Twilight Tour

    View selections from the permanent collection on a tour led by docents.

Friday, September 16

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30–8:30 p.m. FREE! (members), $5 (non-members). 706-542-4662, www.georgiamuseum.org

    90 Carlton: Autumn

    See the newest exhibitions during the museum's quarterly reception. Enjoy light refreshments, gallery activities and door prizes.

Wednesday, September 21

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, leads a tour of "Icon of Modernism: Representing the Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1950."

Thursday, September 22

1 event

Art

Friday, September 23

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Shouky Shaheen Lecture: Suzanne Massie

    Massie is the co-author of Nicholas and Alexandra: An Intimate Account of the Last of the Romanovs and the Fall of the Russiam Empire." She served as a personal advisor on matters of Russian art and culture to Ronald Reagan.

Wednesday, September 28

1 event

Art

Thursday, September 29

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    6:30–8:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Student Night

    Join the Student Association of the Georgia Museum of Art for a night of food and fun to celebrate the latest exhibitions.