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The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art’s Gallery Programming is active throughout the academic year.

Aug. 15 – Sept. 16, 2016

 LECTURE

Thursday, August 18  
 5-6pm
Visual Art Building, Rm 2071

RECEPTION

Thursday, August 18  
 6-730pm
Center for Art & Theatre

The Georgia Southern University Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art presents the “2016 Faculty Exhibition” from Aug. 15 – Sept. 16 in the Contemporary and University Galleries at the Center for Art and Theatre.  

An Opening Reception and Artist Talk will be Thursday, Aug. 18. The Artist Talk begins at 5 p.m. in the Visual Art Building, room 2071, and the reception will follow from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Center for Art and Theatre.  

The exhibition showcases a range of interdisciplinary works of art, design and research from the exemplary faculty of the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art. It features work from Sarah Bielski, Kelly Boehmer, Jessica Burke, Robert Farber, Scott Foxx, Elsie Hill, Jessica Hines,  Jason Hoelscher, Derek Larson, Christina Lemon, Julie McGuire, Marc Moulton, Onyile Onyile, Ed Rushton, and Jeff Schmuki.

“The faculty here at Georgia Southern comes from a range of backgrounds from across the U.S. and around the world, and this diversity shows in their art and design work,” said Gallery Director Jason Hoelscher. “This exhibition, part of our biennial series of faculty shows, offers an excellent look at state-of-the-art approaches to creative research, from painting, drawing and digital design to multimedia forms difficult to classify.”

All events are free and open to the public.

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Aug. 15 – Sept. 16, 2016

 LECTURE

Thursday, August 18  
 5-6pm
Visual Art Building, Rm 2071

RECEPTION

Thursday, August 18  
 6-730pm
Center for Art & Theatre

The Georgia Southern University Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art presents the “2016 Faculty Exhibition” from Aug. 15 – Sept. 16 in the Contemporary and University Galleries at the Center for Art and Theatre.  

An Opening Reception and Artist Talk will be Thursday, Aug. 18. The Artist Talk begins at 5 p.m. in the Visual Art Building, room 2071, and the reception will follow from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Center for Art and Theatre.  

The exhibition showcases a range of interdisciplinary works of art, design and research from the exemplary faculty of the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art. It features work from Sarah Bielski, Kelly Boehmer, Jessica Burke, Robert Farber, Scott Foxx, Elsie Hill, Jessica Hines,  Jason Hoelscher, Derek Larson, Christina Lemon, Julie McGuire, Marc Moulton, Onyile Onyile, Ed Rushton, and Jeff Schmuki.

“The faculty here at Georgia Southern comes from a range of backgrounds from across the U.S. and around the world, and this diversity shows in their art and design work,” said Gallery Director Jason Hoelscher. “This exhibition, part of our biennial series of faculty shows, offers an excellent look at state-of-the-art approaches to creative research, from painting, drawing and digital design to multimedia forms difficult to classify.”

All events are free and open to the public.

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Last updated: 8/12/2016

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