lamar dodd school

Athens area residents are invited to the Fall Art Party Extravaganza. The Dodd Galleries at the Lamar Dodd School of Art is celebrating five new exhibitions this Friday from 6 to 8 pm.

Katie Geha is the Gallery Director. She says the event will feature works by Dodd alumni, current students and outside artists.

Painter, photographer, and author Judith McWillie is WUGA's featured Artist in Residence for June. This is event is now SOLD OUT.  Professor emerita of drawing and painting at the University of Georgia’s Lamar Dodd School of Art, McWillie has exhibited her work in the United States, Japan, Italy and Sweden. More recently, in 2016, she produced a two-hour collaborative event, Beloved Land, at Smithonia Plantation House in Oglethorpe County in collaboration with Knowa and Mokah Johnson, musician Peter Sloan, and poet Steven Scurry to honor the Native People and convict laborers buried there.