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Exhibitions


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IMAGINE: Art Works by Students of
the Clarke County School District


On view: November 15 through January 17
Reception: Sunday, November 15, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

This biennial exhibit, sponsored by First American Bank & Trust, will showcase nearly 200 students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade who all explore the theme, IMAGINE, by creating both abstract and non-representational works in many different materials. Facebook Event



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Instruction: Arts Center Faculty Show 

On view: October 31- November 25
Third Thursday Reception: November 19, 6:00 - 8:00 pm


Our faculty, generously sharing their time, knowledge and talent with the community, will now also give us a peek into their personal creative process. This exhibition will feature the Art Center’s faculty work in the Atrium Gallery. Take a look at what the teachers are making. Facebook Event



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The Lounge Gallery: 
Drawings by Adrienne Kitchens


On view: November 8 - February 1
Third Thursday Reception: November 19, 6:00 - 8:00 pm


Adrienne Kitchens, recipient of the Director’s Choice award from the 40th Juried Exhibition, will exhibit her cut paper drawings and collages in the Lounge Gallery. 

Kitchens is an artist and educator currently living and working in Athens. She earned BFA degrees from UGA in Painting and Drawing and Art Education in 2013. She works in her home studio in addition to teaching Introductory Art at Cedar Shoals High School. Facebook Event



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Forty of Something:
Collections From Our Community


On view until November 14


Just in time for Halloween, Forty Faces in Clay, face jugs from the collection of Peter and Sandy Loose-Schrantz will be grinning and grimacing from their perches in our glass collection cases. Facebook Event



Events


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Lunch and Learn: Publicity in the 21st Century

Wednesday, November 11, 12:00 - 1:00 pm


We team with the Athens Area Arts Council for monthly series focused on professional practices for artists. For November, Alyssa DeHayes will lead us through the maze of publicity in the 21st century. She will share some of the secrets she has learned throughout her career as a publicist. Facebook Event



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Education


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To register for Winter Classes you must sign-up for a online account before November 14, 9:00 am


Log onto http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/148/Leisure-Services


For more information, call 706-613-3580, Monday-Friday from 8 AM- 5 PM.


New Classes
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Introduction to the Potter's Wheel

8 Tuesdays, January 12 – March 1, 6:00 – 8:30 pm


We are excited to have a new instructor, local potter and educator Carter Gilles, teaching this winter. Open to all levels of experience. Basic techniques will be demonstrated, special exercises will attend to more advanced students. Everything from cups, mugs, plates, bowls, pitchers and vases, will be explored. Sign-up for your online account to register


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Watercolor - Painting from Life

6 Tuesdays, January 12 – February 16, 6:30 – 8:30 pm


The amazing painter, Katherine Dunlap is joining us to teach a class that will be of interest to anyone wanting to start painting and drawing. This class will introduce beginning watercolor techniques used to create life-inspired paintings. Sign-up for your online account to register.


Helpful Info


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Save the Date:

December 8 - January 16

Deck The Walls: The Art Center Holiday Shop Expands Into the Gallery. Click HERE for more info.


Saturday, December 12, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Holiday Open House: Holiday festivities abound! 


November Special Building Hours:

Closed all day for Georgia Football games Saturday, November 7 and 21st.


Closed for Thanksgiving Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27. Open on Saturday, November 28


Call for Artists! 

We are pleased to announce the 
41st Juried Exhibition Juror, Jock Reynolds, Director of the Yale University Art Gallery.

Entry Dates: Thursday, January 28, 12:30 - 8:30 pm and
Friday, January 29, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Exhibition reception: Thursday, March 24, 6:00 - 8:00 pm


Click HERE for more information. 
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Lyndon House Arts Center is a facility of
Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department and is supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts through the appropriations of the Georgia General Assembly. The Georgia Council for the Arts is a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

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