Art Galleries Schedule
Currently on View
Summer Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Gallery schedule and programming is subject to change.
August 19 – September 27
2019 Alumni Exhibition
This biennial exhibition features a wide range of work by our alumni, showcasing the diversity of approaches to studio art, graphic design, and more as our former students go out and make their marks in the professional creative fields
Faculty Focus: Jeff P. Garland, Matthew Mogle, and Jason Murdock
Reception: Thursday, September 19, 5-7 p.m.
This exhibition features the work of three recent additions to the BFSDoArt over the last few years, and offers a chance for students, fellow faculty, and the community at large to see the art and design work and methodologies our new department chair, foundations faculty member, and graphic design faculty member bring to the department.
October 7 – 11
MFA Thesis Exhibition: Parissa Farmoudehyamcheh
Reception: Thursday, October 11, 5-7 p.m.
In this exhibition, Parisa Farmoudehyamcheh will showcase her work in interface design, logo graphics, and computational design strategies.
October 21 – December 6
Raheleh Filsoofi is an interdisciplinary and post-location artist who manages to work around the world, while bringing a diversity of viewpoints and approaches down into a personal perspective. Combining ancient and cutting-edge technologies, ranging from ceramics and poetry to computation and ambient sound installations, Filsoofi will present a mix of works old and new that explore the personal and political, the local and the global. Filsoofi’s work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally.
Dan Funderburgh is a Brooklyn-based illustrator, artist, and hand-screened wallpaper designer. His work explores the density of communication by way of logos, graphics, and pattern density. His work has been shown at the Museum of Art and Design in NYC, and he has worked with such clients as Nike, The New York Times, HP, Cole Haan, and others.
January 13 – February 7
Widowmaker Artist Collective
The Widow Maker Collective is a Savannah, Georgia-based collective of artists whose work incorporates and entangles everything from painting and illustration to multimedia and new media extravaganzas. They have shown their work nationally and internationally, from small-scale galleries to vast events involving tens of thousands of viewers.
Alicia LaChance is a painter and multidisciplinary artist who has shown her work nationally and internationally, ranging from gallery shows to large-scale public commissions. Regardless of the medium, LaChance’s work always revolves around different ways to complicate and expand the flat, two-dimensional picture plane while exploring issues of pattern, repetition, and oblique beauty.
February 17 – March 6
MFA Thesis Exhibition: Nicole James
In this exhibition, Nicole James will exhibit her explorations of form, gender, and space, and the ways contemporary culture gender forms and the ways they alternately occupy or disappear within a space.
MFA Thesis Exhibition: Meredith Conger
In this exhibition, Meredith Conger will exhibit paintings that expand the notions of place, landscape, and personal history in ways that range from the literal to the highly abstract and layered. Key to Conger’s work, however, is that no matter the apparent level of abstraction, the work is always grounded in her personal and family history.
March 27 – April 3
Undergraduate Juried 2020
This annual exhibition features interdisciplinary work by BFSDoArt students made over the past year, showcasing a range of approaches and methodologies. Work is selected by a professional artist, gallerist, or curator who is not affiliated with Georgia Southern, brought in specifically to curate an exhibition on the spot.
Form & Content
This annual exhibition features work by BFSDoArt students currently doing foundations-level coursework. Work is selected by a professional artist with a strong foundations focus, or by a foundations instructor from another institution.
April 13 – April 21
BFA Studio Exhibition
Contemporary and University Galleries
This exhibition feature work by graduating seniors from the BFSDoArt. The show features a coherent body of work by studio art majors as they prepare to move out into the world at large.
April 30 – Summer
BFA Graphic Design Portfolio Reveal
Contemporary and University Galleries
This exhibition feature work by graduating seniors from the BFSDoArt. The show features a coherent body of work by graphic design majors as they prepare to move out into the world at large.
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: 7/9/2019