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Tuesday, October 22

1 event

Art

Saturday, October 26

3 events

Art

  • 3–5 p.m. $15–20. 706-542-9842, wuga@uga.edu, www.wuga.org

    WUGA's Artists in Residence Series

    (Contact for Location) Celebrate the work of local artist Lawrence Stueck, an artist, former instructor and a founder of OCAF in Watkinsville who has designed more than 60 playscapes in surrounding areas. The public can meet the artist in his home, an old church in Watkinsville that dates to 1909.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Family Day: Abstract and Contemporary

    Families are invited to explore works of contemporary art from the permanent collection, participate in gallery activities and create an abstract work on a miniature canvas.

  • 1–2 p.m. FREE! www.paulareynaldi.com

    Bosque: Outdoor Art Installation & Music

    (Oconee Forest Park, Lake Herrick Trail) Experience an outdoor art installation created with masking tape by Paula Reynaldi with a music performance by Natalie Smith.

Sunday, October 27

1 event

Art

  • ATHICA

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athica.org

    Jason Thrasher Artist Talk & Closing Event

    Come out for the closing of "Jason Thrasher | Uncovered Perspectives: India 21 Years Later." Thrasher will talk about his work, India and life in general. Attendees are also invited to enjoy some warm chai tea in celebration of Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights.

Tuesday, October 29

1 event

Art

Wednesday, October 30

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE! www.ice.uga.edu

    Corey Madden: Artist as Leader

    (S160) Award-winning writer and director, Corey Madden directs strategic initiatives that creatively blend the arts, enterprise, and innovative practice to positively impact the lives and careers of artists. Madden produces the interview series, “The Artist as Leader,” and teaches a course of the same name.

Sunday, November 3

1 event

Art

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    2–4 p.m. FREE! www.athensartassociation.org

    Growing Through Art Centennial Exhibition

    In celebration of its centennial, the Athens Art Association presents “Growing Through Art,” which features a variety of multimedia art from 30 artists. Art genres include floral, insects, children at play, UGA Botanical Garden concert visitors, private and public gardens, and still-life. 

Wednesday, November 6

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    Nov. 6–17, FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Spotlight of the Arts Festival

    Presented by the UGA Arts Council, this festival features dozens of events and exhibitions in the visual, literary and performing arts, concerts, museum tours, discussions with writers, dance and dramatic performances.

Thursday, November 7

1 event

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Holbrook Lecture: Alvia Wardlaw

    Alvia J. Wardlaw presents "All of One Piece: The Life and Art of Mary Lee Bendolph," a lecture on the quilt maker’s artistic career and community activism, and how the two have influenced her life as a parent, homemaker and caregiver.

Friday, November 8

1 event

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    10 a.m.–4 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Turkish Delights

    Turkish Delights is an open market of rugs presented by Hasan’s Rugs. The event will feature hand-woven rugs, ranging from traditional to contemporary pieces from Turkey and surrounding areas. Works by Sanaz Haghani and Catherine Chang will also be on display and for purchase.

Saturday, November 9

1 event

Art

  • Madison Morgan Cultural Center

    1 p.m. FREE www.mmcc-arts.org

    Alchemical Divide: Closing Reception & Artist Talk

    Come out for the closing of  "Alchemical Divide," and enjoy an artist talk with Corrina Sephora and featured artists Pearl Bryant, Hannah Joy, Gabi Madrid and Richard Pepe.

Saturday, November 16

1 event

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    2-9 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu/news/open-studios-2019

    Open Studios

    Explore the facilities of the UGA Lamar Dodd School of Art, see demonstrations and view student work in in fabrics, photography, printmaking, drawing and painting. Activities run at the Main Building and Ceramics Building from 2–5 p.m., Thomas Street Art Complex from 4–7 p.m., and back on Thomas Street for a closing party from 6–9 p.m. Part of the UGA Spotlight on the Arts Festival.