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Art Galleries Schedule

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Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Gallery schedule and programming is subject to change.

Upcoming Exhibitions

February 17-21

MFA Thesis Exhibition
Meredith Conger: Plot

Reception: Friday, February 21, 5-7 p.m.

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.


February 20-26

MFA Thesis Exhibition
Nicole James – P/lace: Reinterpreting the Feminine

Reception: Friday, February 21, 5-7 p.m.

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.


February 27 – March 4

MFA Thesis Exhibition
Ellyn Duncan: A Study on the Visual and Verbal Languages of Typography

Reception: Friday, February 28, 5-7 p.m.

Ellyn Duncan is an MFA candidate studying graphic design. Her thesis exhibition, Let’s Talk Type: A Study on the Visual and Verbal Languages of Typography, takes an in-depth look at how subtleties of design can influence viewer experience. Using a range of typographic approaches and evidence-based studies, with this exhibition Duncan showcases results of her years-long project.


March 27 – April 3

Undergraduate Juried 2020

Contemporary Gallery

Reception & Awards: Friday, March 27, 5-7 p.m.

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

University Gallery

Reception & Awards: Friday, March 27, 5-7 p.m.

This annual exhibition features work by BFSDoArt students currently doing foundation-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

Reception: Friday, April 17, 5-7 p.m.

This exhibition features 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

Reception: Friday, May 1, 5-7 p.m.

This exhibition features 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.


Open year-round

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: 2/24/2020