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Tuesday, October 16

1 event

Art

  • 6–9 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Say I Was Orange

    (Thomas Street Art Complex) Audience interaction, live body art, new media installation, musical performance and more.

Wednesday, October 17

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 "Vernacular Modernism: The Photography of Doris Ulmann."

Thursday, October 18

4 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.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

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

    3THURS Artist Talk

    John Cleaveland will discuss his exhibition featuring landscape paintings of current day sites of WWI battles in France. 

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Art Lecture

    David Lubin will give a lecture titled "Oh Say Can You See: American Art, Propaganda and the First World War." 

  • Steel + Plank

    6 p.m. FREE! www.steelandplank.com

    Artist Reception

    Benjamin Galland utilizes drones to capture large-scale images taken along Georgia's coast.

Friday, October 19

2 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE! (members), $5. www.georgiamuseum.org

    90 Carlton: Autumn

    The museum's quarterly open house features "Ask the Experts," door prizes, refreshments and more. See Art Notes on p. 17.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Gallery Conversation

    Artist Richard Hunt will have a conversation about his work with Shawnya Harris, Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson. In conjunction with the exhibition "Richard Hunt: Synthesis." See Art Notes on p. 17.

Saturday, October 20

1 event

Art

  • Flanigan's Portrait Studio

    6–9 p.m. FREE! www.flanigansportraitstudio.com

    4 Year Anniversary Party

    See artwork by Moji Ogun, a local artist from Ekiti, Nigeria, and celebrate the studio's anniversary. 

Sunday, October 21

1 event

Art

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    4 p.m. www.athica.org

    Reception and Gallery Talk

    Artist in Residence Tomie Seo will speak on her experience of leading an interactive installation where participating visitors were encouraged to draw a favorite memory, dream or object to contribute.

Wednesday, October 24

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Tour at Two

    Asen Kirin, Parker Curator of Russian Art, leads a tour of "One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection."

Friday, October 26

1 event

Art

  • The Rook and Pawn

    7 p.m. www.therookandpawn.com

    Artist Reception

    Dress up and celebrate the Halloween-inspired art of Ali Phillips n "Nostalgiaween." 

Wednesday, October 31

1 event

Art

Thursday, November 1

1 event

Art

  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    7:30–9 p.m. FREE! arts.uga.edu

    Opening Celebration

    A kaleidoscope of art student performances and presentations. Part of Spotlight on the Arts.

Monday, November 12

1 event

Art

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    6 p.m. FREE! libs.uga.edu/scl

    Poppies: Women, War, Peace

    Lee Karen Stow, a documentary photographer, will speak on her exhibit that pays homage to woemn in times of war.