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Visiting Artist/Lecture Series

Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art, Georgia Southern University, BFA, BA, Visual Art, Fine Art, MFA, Art School, Bachelors of Fine Art, Bachelors of Art, Masters of Fine Art, Student, Student Success, Exhibition, visiting, lecture, artist

An invaluable resource for University students and the public alike, the mission of the Visiting Artists program is to educate and foster a greater appreciation for contemporary art and culture through a wide range of programming. BFSDoArt organizes formal lectures, gallery talks, studio critiques, and panel discussions that highlight each artist and/or scholar. These programs provide the community with direct access to many nationally and internationally renowned artists and scholars working in various disciplines. The BFSDoArt Visiting Artists Program is supported by the Betty Foy Sanders Visiting Artist Endowment, Campus Life Enrichment Committee (CLEC), Student Activities Funds, and other sources.

RECENT YEARS Over the years, the BFSDoArt has hosted many Visiting Artists/Lectures such as Daniel Dejan of Sappi Fine Paper, Michael Velliquette and Luke William Achterberg just to name a few.


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Upcoming Visiting Artist/Lectures

Spring 2016

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Megan Mosholder

ARTIST LECTURE

Atlanta-based artist Megan Mosholder received her MFA in 2012, and has since shown her work internationally in nearly 30 exhibitions, ranging from traditional galleries to complex, site-specific installations in public spaces. Recently named as one of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Georgia Committee’s Women to Watch, in recent years Megan has received numerous grants and residencies in locales as  widespread as Italy, Australia, and many places in between. Come hearMegan describe her experience as an emerging artist in these first few years out of school, ranging from the good, the bad, the surprising, and more.
ARTIST LECTURE
Thursday, January 28
5pm
Arts Building, 2071
Position: Exhibiting Artist
Expertise: Gallery and Public Works installations, grants, and international residencies
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Manuel Lima

VISITING SPEAKER

ARTIST LECTURE
Tuesday, March 31
5pm
Arts Building, 2071
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Lonie Bradbury

VISITING CRITIC/SPEAKER

ARTIST LECTURE
Thursday, April 7
5pm
Arts Building, 2071
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Last updated: 1/22/2016

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