COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, April 22

1 event

Art

  • Jittery Joe's Coffee

    7 p.m. FREE! Blairjaninetaylor@gmail.com

    Closing Reception

    (1480 Baxter St.) Closing reception of paintings by Athens artist Blair Janine. 

Wednesday, April 24

2 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Tour at Two: MFA Degree Candidates Exhibition

    Elizabeth Howe, preparator and curator of the exhibition, will give a special tour.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    Apr. 24–25, 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 25

4 events

Art

  • 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 Taylor Chicoine and access to all the galleries.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    Apr. 24–25, 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

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

    MFA Speaks

    Join the Lamar Dodd School of Art's MFA candidates while they give three-minute presentations discussing their work.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    6-7 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com/exhibits

    Artist Talks: 44th Juried Exhibition

    Every Thursday in April, the Lyndon House will present gallery talks with selected artists from the "44th Juried Exhibition."

Saturday, April 27

4 events

Art

  • R. Wood Studio

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. www.rwoodstudio.com

    Spring Sale

    View the ceramics studio and browse the collection of functional pottery. New colors, one-of-a-kind pieces and heavily discounted seconds available

  • 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 community artists.

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

    Lexington Art Crawl

    (Meson Park, 111 W. Main St., Lexington) Tour the studios of artists and see other art around town. Gathering in Meson Park with food and drink. Original Screw Top Band will play at 7 p.m.

  • 10 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! www.rwoodstudio.com

    Rebecca Wood Home Tour

    (Lexington, GA) See the country home and studio of Rebecca Wood, founder of R. Wood Studio Ceramics. Part of the Lexington Art Crawl. Directions available at the R. Wood Studio's spring sale on the same day.

Tuesday, April 30

1 event

Art

  • St. Mary's Hospital

    9 a.m. FREE!

    Mural Dedication

    See David Hale's new mural, "Birds of Heaven," which was commissioned by St. Mary's Health Care System and is located near the emergency department.

Wednesday, May 1

2 events

Art

Friday, May 3

1 event

Art

  • ATHICA

    6-9 p.m. FREE! www.athica.org

    Concentrate: BFA Candidates from the Lamar Dodd School of Art

    This pop-up exhibition features BFA Candidates; Andrea Murillo, Alyssa Davis, Dianne Horgan, Emily Llamazales, Kira Hynes, Megan Sparks, Niel Hancock, Sabo Boden and Philip McClure from the Lamar Dodd School of Art.

Sunday, May 5

1 event

Art

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    3-5 p.m. FREE! www.getcurious.com

    Meet the Artist: En Plein Air

    Pinto Art Supplies partnered with Creature Comforts' Get Artistic program to provide seven local watercolor painters with the supplies they needed to create the paintings on view in the CCBC Gallery.

Wednesday, May 8

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Gallery Talk

    Dr. Steven Grossvogel, associate professor of Italian at UGA, will give a special gallery talk in the exhibition “Life, Love and Marriage Chests in Renaissance Italy.”

Friday, May 10

1 event

Art

  • Treehouse Kid and Craft

    May 10–11. www.treehousekidandcraft.com

    Visiting Silhouette Artist

    Tim Arnold creates silhouettes of children, adults and pets. Cuttings can be done from a photograph or from life. Contact Treehouse to make an appointment.

Saturday, May 11

2 events

Art

  • Treehouse Kid and Craft

    May 10–11. www.treehousekidandcraft.com

    Visiting Silhouette Artist

    Tim Arnold creates silhouettes of children, adults and pets. Cuttings can be done from a photograph or from life. Contact Treehouse to make an appointment.

  • Good Dirt Clay Studio

    10 a.m- 5 p.m. www.gooddirt.net

    Good Dirt May Pottery Sale

    Twenty-three local artists will be selling handmade pottery at the studio. The sale will feature mugs, succulent planters, jewelry, tableware and piles of handmade pottery to chose from. Enjoy some free food, enter to win a giveaway for a pottery wheel party, and play a scavenger hunt for free pottery around town before the event.  

Sunday, May 12

1 event

Art

Wednesday, May 15

1 event

Art

Thursday, May 16

1 event

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.

Wednesday, May 22

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Artful Conversations

    Join Sage Kincaid, associate curator of education, for a closer look and conversation about a work of art by a follower of Apollonio di Giovanni.

Thursday, May 23

1 event

Art

  • The Foundry

    6–9 p.m. www.rolloutthebarrels.org

    Roll Out the Barrels Silent Auction

    Local artists have transformed 15 ordinary rain barrels into functional pieces of art. Proceeds benefit the ACC Green Schools Program. Live music and light appetizers.