(Athens, GA) The Lyndon House Arts Center is pleased to announce the opening of the 49th Juried Exhibition on Tuesday, March 12, 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. This year’s juror is Jen Sudul Edwards, Chief Curator and Curator of Contemporary Art at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Jen Sudul Edwards reviewed 722 works of art by 265 Athens area artists. Of these, Ms. Edwards chose 160 works by 111 local artists. In addition, multiple awards selected by the Juror will be announced on opening day.
Throughout the run of the exhibition, the Lyndon House Arts Center will be hosting artist talks in the galleries Thursday evenings during the month of April. Those dates are April 4, 11, 18, and 25th. Gallery talks begin at 6:00 pm.
The Lyndon House Arts Center would like to thank the Athens area artists who entered their works for review and for the generous and continued support for this anchor community art event.
Announcing our 49th Juror!
Jen Sudul Edwards
The Lyndon House Arts Center and Lyndon House Arts Foundation are pleased to announce Jen Sudul Edwards, Chief Curator and Curator of Contemporary Art at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC, as the Guest Juror for the 49th Juried Exhibition.
Jen Sudul Edwards, Ph.D., received her doctorate from the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, in 2014, writing her dissertation on the early works of Niki de Saint Phalle under the advisement of Dr. Linda Nochlin and Robert Storr. Since July 2019 she has been the Chief Curator and Curator of Contemporary Art at The Mint Museum. Prior to the Mint, Dr. Sudul Edwards held curatorial positions at the Norton Simon Museum, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, and the Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles. She has received various awards, but her two favorites are an SEMC Gold Award for her Wrestling the Angel exhibition publication (2018) and Charlottean of the Year from Charlotte Magazine in 2019.