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Carter Foster
Carter Foster, who is the curator of drawing at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Carter Foster graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in art history from the University of Georgia in 1989, and earned his Master’s degree in 1991 from Brown...
John Powers, a 2008 MFA graduate in sculpture from the Lamar Dodd School of Art, has been named a 2016 Guggenheim Fellow. Often characterized as “midcareer” awards, Guggenheim Fellowships are grants awarded to scholars, artists, and scientists who have produced exceptional...
Richard T. Scott, BFA 2005, a figurative painter and writer working in New York and Paris, will be featured in the student-centered alumni speaker series "Dodd Dialogues" for the month of April 2016. Scott is known for his emotionally charged classical paintings, which hover...
 Evan Blackwell, "What These Bones Hold," 29.5" x 32", oil on panel, 2015
Please join us for a series of artist talks by emerging artists working in painting, sculpture, fabric design, scientific illustration, ceramics, and photography.  These 30 minute talks will take place in N104 on Thursday evenings in March and April 2016.  The lectures are free and open...
On Friday March 4, Dr Janice Simon and three undergraduate art history students, Caroline Harvey, Carlisle Kramer, and Madelaine Bates, traveled to Wesleyan College in Macon GA to present their original research at the annual Georgia Undergraduate Art History Symposium. Harvey discussed...
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston acquires purchased gift of a gouache painting on paper “Berlin Autumn No. 109”, of the Berlin Autumn series, from Rhode Island artist Joseph Norman, Professor of Art at University of Georgia’s Lamar Dodd School of Art. This painting joins an already...
Lamar Dodd School of Art Graduate Student, Courtney McCracken is receiving a great deal of attention for her work with the annual Georgia Sewn expo, which encourages sustainability in the fashion industry and her social project entitled Athens Free School.   Georgia Sewn...
Dodd Students after Award Ceremony
The 7th Annual AIGA Student Pin-Up Show was hosted by AIGA Atlanta (American Institute of Graphic Arts) on February 20, 2016 at MODA, Museum of Design Atlanta. The seven UGA graphic design students and Professor Moon Jang attended the event and exhibited their excellent school projects. In the...
If It's Magic
La Sombra y el Espiritu IV: Figurative Visions and Collective Histories – The Work of Stefanie Jackson art exhibit opens with reception and artist talk on February 11. The Stone Center’s Robert and Sallie Brown Gallery and Museum will host noted artist Stefanie Jackson for an...
Sample of Alabama Chanin Work
Natalie Chanin of Alabama Chanin Thursday, January 28, 2016 @ 2:00 pm Dodd Atrium (1st floor) Natalie Chanin of Alabama Chanin will be leading a sewing/stitching workshop at the Lamar Dodd School of Art. Come early because a limited number of kits (fabric, needle, thread)...

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