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On February 1, the performance For You will bring together music, sound, video, and installation art in an original composition in the atrium of the Lamar Dodd School of Art. Starting from 6 pm, groups of visitors will be hosted in 20-minute sequences during the 2-hour cyclical performance. For...

The Dodd Galleries received a generous gift from alumnus Carol Lascaris to travel the exhibition Rosemary Mayer: Conceptual Work & Early Fabric Sculptures, 1969–1973 to the School of Art galleries in the fall of 2017. The exhibition  traces the development of Rosemary Mayer’s work from text...

William Bartram American Lotus Seed Vessel, Whitelip Snail and Scarlet Snake, 1767

Janice Simon, Associate Professor of Art History, will present on William Bartrams‛s Travels: Enlightenment Science and the Language of the Romantic Sublime at the second annual Alabama Decorative Arts Symposium, “Crossing Lines: Decorative Arts of the Alabama Territory”. The symposium is...

Contemporary African Dance Ensemble : New Conscious Explorations

During the Winter Art Party Extravaganza on Friday January 27th at 7pm, the Dodd Galleries is premiering a new dance performance by CADEN:CE (Contemporary African Dance Ensemble : New Conscious Explorations). The performance piece was choreographed in response to Michi Meko's exhibition One Last...

South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, South Carolina recently opened a solo exhibition of work by Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay in the art school’s FAB gallery. Mukhopadhyay is a second-year graduate student in the Photography department at the Lamar Dodd School of Art. For the exhibition Pre/...