Above image: Katherine Miller, Salt City B, 2016
Celebrate Laura's new work and the Bally 2016 Autumn Winter Collection.
Champagne and Swiss chocolates will be served.
6pm to 8pm
Bally 628 Madison Avenue NYC @ 59th Street
Tenzing Dakpa's The Hotel is on display in the Photograppy area's Hardigree Hall on the second forth south wing of the School of Art through October 21st. After a surge of political tensions and pressure from the Bhutanese government in the early eighties, the Tibetan community from Bhutan was forced to leave. At an early age the artist, along with his parents and grandmother moved to India. Their life since has been invested in maintaining and providing service and hospitality to the guests who come and stay in the very hotel in which the artist was raised.
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, and racial underpinnings.
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 concepts of simultaneity, transformation, duality, modularity, and ambivalence to translate paradoxical and inseparable relationships between space-time, structure-light, time-time, space-space, time-light–color, and time-age.
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 methods and practice of college-level teaching. From backward course design principles to creative ideation and critique rubrics, the course is preparing the next generation of graduate teaching assistants and future art and design professors.
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 article and view the featured work at collegebookart.org
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 art education. In conjunction with the new Dodd Library, the School of Art is pleased to announce that Lindsey Reynolds joins the faculty in the new position of Dodd Librarian.
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 forms which have been covered in graffiti like brush drawings, depicting images and words that appeal to Saupe.
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. As the article observes: "In late 1995, Mr.
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. See familiar faces from 2015 and many new ones.
Maria Dondero MFA '05 will have an artist talk at 5:30 pm this Saturday, October 1, showing slides and talking about her work.
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 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 faculty research cluster that will serve as UGA's point of connection to a2ru.
Eighth annual Making Masters exhibition, featuring the work of Lamar Dodd School of Art second-year MFA students:
Saturday September 24, 2016
4 - 6 p.m.
Madison Museum of Fine Art
300 Hancock St.
Madison, GA 30650