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Art Galleries Schedule

Galleries are open Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Galleries are closed for winter break and will reopen on January 11, 2021.


Spring 2021

January 11 – February 12

VISITING ARTISTS

Mode/Code

Contemporary Gallery

Virtual Artist Talk: February 11, 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Join us on Zoom to meet the artists!

Registration required.

Mode/Code is an exhibition of contemporary approaches to art, idea, and meaning. Featuring work by emerging artists Trish Andersen, Andrea Caretto, Will Penny, Michael Porten, Clark Richert, Jen Small, Britt Spencer, and Ben Tollefson, the exhibition includes modes of artmaking that range from paint and textiles to illustration and digital exploration.

March 2 – 9

Undergraduate Juried 2021

Contemporary Gallery

This exhibition features the variety of media taught within the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art, which includes drawing, painting, jewelry, multimedia, mixed media, photography, printmaking, sculpture and ceramics. 
The exhibition will be juried by Stephen Knudsen. Knudsen is an artist, art critic, and educator based in Savannah. As an artist, Knudsen’s work focuses on the American sublime, and as an art critic he has edited and written for multiple regional and national publications, both online and in print. As an educator, Knudsen’s specialties include advanced color theory, conceptual development, design strategies and narrative modes of artmaking.

Form & Content 2021

University Gallery

This exhibition features student work from Art Foundations classes that include Drawing I, Drawing II, 2D Art and Design Foundations, 3D Art and Design Foundations, and Digital Foundations. The exhibition will be juried by Stephen Knudsen. Knudsen is an artist, art critic, and educator based in Savannah. As an artist, Knudsen’s work focuses on the American sublime, and as an art critic he has edited and written for multiple regional and national publications, both online and in print. As an educator, Knudsen’s specialties include advanced color theory, conceptual development, design strategies and narrative modes of artmaking.

April 13 – 21

BFA Studio Exhibition

Contemporary Gallery

This senior exhibition will showcase the portfolios and capstone projects of Bachelor of Fine Arts graduating seniors in a variety of media including ceramics, digital and traditional painting, mixed media, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and video.

BA Capstone Exhibition

University Gallery

This senior exhibition will showcase the work of graduating students in the Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art program on the Statesboro Campus. The exhibition will include a variety of media including animation, digital art, screen printing, printmaking, painting, silkscreens, and ceramics.

A virtual reception for both exhibitions will be April 14 at 5 p.m. on Zoom. Registration is required.

April 30-Summer

BFA Graphic Design Exhibition

Contemporary & University Galleries

The Graphic Design program at the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art is comprised of a dynamic and multi-faceted curriculum that is led by their exceptional faculty. Every year, The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art graduates, many gifted and diverse designers that successfully transition into various careers within the design profession. 


Collections

The Betty Foy Sanders Georgia Artists Collection is a permanent exhibition of artwork curated by Betty Foy Sanders since 1968. Art displayed in the Georgia Artists Collection is either by Georgia artists, created with materials found in Georgia or themed around the state itself.

Donated to the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art in 2007 by Statesboro Historian, Smith Callaway Banks, his Southern Folk Art Collection brings a whole new world to campus with its unique and colorful pottery, paintings and artifacts.

Last updated: 4/7/2021