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EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS


Snakes & Pears by Eleanor Davis

Snakes & Pears by Eleanor Davis
Print Launch: Sat, April 28,
 3 pm


We are thrilled to announce the second Lyndon House Artists Edition Series print. Snakes and Pears by Eleanor
Davis, is a limited edition of 100 signed works designed in Davis’s joyful detailed signature line and color. Prints will be available for purchase for $50.

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"Happy" by Eleanor Davis

(Image pictured above - "Happy," book cover illustration)
Eleanor Davis: Pictures and Words with Pictures

Exhibition on view: April 28 - June 2


43rd Juried Show

ARTIST TALKS
In celebration of the 43rd, every Thursday in the month of April, the Lyndon House will present gallery talks with Juried Exhibition artists.

Thursday, April 5, 6:30  Facebook Event
Avery Rowan, AC Carter & Meera Naqvi
 
Thursday, April 12, 6:30  Facebook Event
Matthew Flores, Cameron Bliss, Yeonsoo Kim & Amanda Britton
 
3THURS Event, April 19, 6:30  Facebook Event 
Paula Reynaldi, Mahera Khaleque & Kristen Hyink the 1st
 
Thursday, April 26, 6:30  Facebook Event
Richard Pruett, Sarah Kennedy & Helen Kuykendall

Juried Exhibition Important Dates
On view through May 5
Thursday, May 10, 12:30 pm – 8:30 pm: Artists pick-up works.



work by Kristen Hyink the 1st

LOUNGE GALLERY:
Kristen Hyink the 1st


On view through June 2

3THURS Artist Talk: April 19, 6:30
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Lounge Gallery features quarterly solo exhibits by emerging artists. 

Inspired by nature, dreams, and the power of self-discovery, Kristen Hyink 1st's work radiates feminine strength through a lens of otherworldly isolation.

Enamel pin with monkey and a banana

COLLECTIONS FROM OUR COMMUNITY:

Leslie Litt’s Collection of
Enamellist Society Trade Pins


On view through May 19


Ultimate Birdhouse exhibit

The Ultimate Birdhouse Exhibit & Auction 2018
On view through April 13

We are delighted to be exhibiting in our lobby case, a selection of artist-made birdhouses to benefit Athens Area Habitat for Humanity. The Birdhouse Auction is scheduled for April 14 at the Botanical Gardens. So, stop by the Arts Center to preview these wonderful birdhouses that will be auctioned off in support of Habitat! 



Creature Comforts presents

Art Decko Showcase
On View at Creature Comforts April 3- April 29
Showcase Celebration: Sunday, April 8, 1 - 6 pm


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An exhibition of nine large-scale paintings created for Art Decko: a public art project organized by the Athens Area Arts Council (AAAC). The panels will be permanently displayed in the College Avenue Parking Deck (downtown Athens) following the exhibition at Creature Comforts. 

On Sunday, April 8 for a special showcase of visual art and local music in celebration of the Art
Decko project! 


CALL FOR ARTISTS


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Exhibition Proposals
Due: April 20, 11:59 pm


Calling all artists, artist groups and curators to submit original exhibition proposals!

In addition to proposing complete exhibitions, artists are invited to submit images of their work for consideration in
larger group or themed shows, organized by the Arts Center

Online application

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Picturing the Black Fantastic

Picturing the Black Fantastic Call for Submissions: Works that acknowledge the past while creating a space for the myriad realities that may be, and complicate the notion of the singular Black narrative.

Original artworks in any visual media may be entered.

Online Submission Form

Curated by Drék DavisIMPORTANT DATES
Email notification of accepted work: May 8
Delivery of accepted work: August 8
Exhibit on display: August 25 – October 13, 2018
Reception: September 13, 6 - 8 pm
Pick-up/Return of artwork not sold: October 15
Direct all inquiries to akaprofessordavis@gmail.com




Coming Soon: Full House 2018

Online registration form available: Saturday, May 5 
Deliver works: Thurs. May 17, 1 pm – 8 pm
Reception: Thursday, June 7, 6 - 8 pm


Full House is a biennial invitational exhibit open to the members of the Guilds,  Groups and Open Studio Members, that create in the studios, meet here and call Lyndon House home. 



EDUCATION




Registration for Summer Art Camp:
Saturday, April 7, 9 am (ACC residents)
Monday, April 9, 12 pm (non ACC residents)


puppets

NEW! Teen Summer Camp: Live Action Puppets and Video
June 25 - 29, 1 - 4 pm, Age 12 - 16

Create videos that tell an original story, build sets, design puppets 
and props, write storyboards and do voice-over acting. 


IMAGE by Yayoi Kusama

IMAGE by Yayoi Kusama

NEW! Teen Summer Camp: Fine Art Intensive
July 9 - 20, 1 - 4 pm, Age 12 - 16

In this
2 week art camp, work in 2D and 3D media, including drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, jewelry making, and more. 


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2018 Torrance Lecture: Didi Dunphy
April 19, 5:30 pm
Lamar Dodd School of Art, Room S150
270 River Road, Athens GA

The Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development, UGA School of Education, is excited to announce Didi Dunphy as the 2018 Torrance Lecturer. 
In this lecture, Didi will discuss her arts engagement from the design line of recess inspired objects, her time-based art teaching style, and her thoughtful exhibition curation.


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Athens Area Arts Council

LUNCH & LEARN

Wednesday, April 25, 12 pm

Continuing our partnership with AAAC, please join us for Lunch &Learn: Professional Practices in the Arts. Visit the AAAC webpage for more info.


SAVE THE DATE


Harold Rittenberry sculpture garden

Harold Rittenberry Sculpture Garden Installation
Saturday, May 5, 2 - 3 pm 

Please join us for a ribbon cutting celebration for our newest addition to the Arts Center’s campus, the Harold Rittenberry Sculpture Garden Installation.


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