Recent News

A solo exhibition of new work by Paul Pfeiffer, the current Lamar Dodd Professorial Chair, opened October 13 at Paula Cooper Gallery in New York City. Known for his innovative manipulation of digital media, Pfeiffer recasts the visual language of spectacle to uncover its psychological, cultural,...
The solo exhibition But the Clouds is on view at the Museum of Art at Piedmont College in Demorest, Georgia featuring Assistant Professor of Graphic Design Moon Jung Jang’s most recent work in which she utilizes systems as visual forms to explore the visual...
This past weekend eight first-year MFA students in the Lamar Dodd School of Art shared a variety of their favorite techniques and tools with faculty, students and staff of the School in the first annual Skill Swap Workshops. The students are all enrolled in a new course that looks at the...
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Lecturer Eileen Wallace is the featured artist this month on the website of the College Book Art Association.  Wallaces teaches in the Printmaking and Book Arts area in the Lamar Dodd School of Art where she focues on letterpress printing, papermaking and bookbinding. Read the...
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The Lamar Dodd School of Art has secured resources toward the establishment of a new Art Library, scheduled to open this coming spring. This outpost of the UGA Libraries will be housed in the School of Art and will be an invaluable asset for students working in the fields of art, art history and...
Professor Ted Saupe and Professor Emeritus Ron Meyers both have exhibitions of their work opening at AKAR Gallery in Iowa City, Iowa on September 30th. Saupe has 30 pieces in the exhibit of new work that are all hand built porcelain loosely based on traditional pottery...
A recent article in the New York Times links a ground-breaking conceptual artwork of the 1990s with the University of Georgia, noting that one of Mel Chin's most celebrated projects was conceived and executed while the artist was in residence at UGA as the Lamar Dodd Professorial Chair.  ...
The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center & Signature will welcome an outstanding group of the nation's top ceramic artists to Atlanta this fall. It's an excellent opportunity to view over 1500 pieces of new ceramic work and to touch and to talk with the artists while making your purchases....
Director of the Lamar Dodd School of Art Chris Garvin has been selected as one the university’s 2016–2017 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow, along with three other University of Georgia faculty members. The fellowship program, which was created by the...
The University of Georgia has joined the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru), a consortium of almost three dozen research universities committed to advancing interdisciplinary, arts-oriented research. Simultaneously, the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts has initiated a new...

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