COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, April 19

5 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

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

    MFA Speaks

    This year's MFA candidates have three minutes to discuss their work. See Art Notes on p. 11.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    8–11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Museum Mix

    The museum's late-night art party includes refreshments, music by DJ Mahogany and access to all the galleries. See Art Notes on p. 11.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensclarkecounty.com/lyndonhouse

    Gallery Talk

    Artists Mahera Khaleque, Paula Reynaldi and Kristen Hyink will speak about their work.

  • White Tiger Gourmet

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-310-0888

    Artist Reception

    Teen artists Rose Shelton and Havivah Z. Saltz share their watercolor and ink drawings.

Friday, April 20

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    BFA I Exhibition Reception

    Celebrate the work of BFA students graduating in various studio art majors.

Saturday, April 21

4 events

Art

  • 3–5 p.m. $10–20. 706-542-9842, bradberry@uga.edu, www.wuga.org

    WUGA's Artists in Residence Series

    (Contact for Location) See the home of entrepreneur, activist, painter and mural artist Broderick Flanigan.

  • Oconee County Library

    10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Coloring Club

    Spend the morning relaxing with the therapeutic practice of coloring.

  • Stan Mullins Art Studio

    10 a.m.–3 p.m. gmoastudent@gmail.com

    Pop-Up Gallery and Artist Market

    The Georgia Museum of Art Student Association presents a market of student work and local professional artists.

  • 11 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! lexingtonga.org

    Lexington Art Crawl

    (111 W. Main St. Lexington) Tour the studios of open artists and see other art around town. There will be stations for rock painting and a kids sidewalk art contest. The Athens A-Train Band will play at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 24

2 events

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    9 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! art.uga.edu

    UGA CSO Spring Pottery Sale

    The sale features hand-built sculpture and functional pottery by the UGA Ceramic Student Organization and faculty.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Visiting Artist Lecture

    Renowned interior designer Juan Pablo Molyneux will give a lecture entitled "My Russian Rooms." 

Wednesday, April 25

2 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Tour at Two

    Led by docents.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    9 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! art.uga.edu

    UGA CSO Spring Pottery Sale

    The sale features hand-built sculpture and functional pottery by the UGA Ceramic Student Organization and faculty.

Thursday, April 26

2 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Thursday Twilight Tour

    Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com/exhibits

    Gallery Talk

    Artists from the 43rd Juried Exhibition will discuss their work. This week's artists include Richard Pruett, Sarah Kennedy and Helen Kuykendall.

Saturday, April 28

1 event

Art

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    3 p.m. FREE! ($50/print). www.doing-fine.com

    Print Launch

    Eleanor Davis offers a limited edition of 100 signed works of the print "Snakes and Pears."

Wednesday, May 2

2 events

Art

Thursday, May 3

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    BFA 2 Exhibition Reception

    The closing reception celebrates the work of BFA students graduating in various studio art majors.

Saturday, May 5

2 events

Art

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3623

    Ribbon Cutting Celebration

    A ribbon cutting ceremony and reception celebrate the new Harold Rittenberry Jr. Sculpture Garden. 

  • Good Dirt

    10 a.m.–5 p.m. info.gooddirt@gmail.com

    Instructor & Student Pottery Sale

    (Good Dirt Clay Studio, 485 Macon Hwy.) See diverse pottery from 18 local artists. Pieces include planters, mugs, dishes, vases, sculpture and statement pieces. Refreshments provided.