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Desmal Purcell Speaks at BFSDoArt

Desmal Purcell, Alumni, BFSDoArt, Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art

Desmal Purcell

On April 8th, the BFSDoArt welcomed MFA alumni Desmal Purcell (’04) as the 3rd speaker for their spring Professions in Practice series. Purcell is an artist, traveler and teacher who actively engages participation from audiences through innovative projects and exhibitions. Purcell was co-director/co-founder of Gallery A.D. in Savannah, GA, owner of DK Arts in Statesboro, GA and is a co-founding member of the arts advocacy group Stillmoreroots. Mr. Purcell’s is currently the Director of the Kalmanson Gallery, East Georgia College Art Gallery and the Longshot Gallery. Purcell regularly exhibits his artworks both nationally and internationally. He believes strongly in the power of art to unite communities through a consistent commitment to collaboration and communication.


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