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Agnes Scott goes to the Auction!

Agnes Scott goes to the Auction!

Last weekend, Agnes Scott Art Department students and faculty attended the Art Papers Auction at Mason Murer gallery, an event hosting the works of many local artists. Recently, a new tradition, established by Agnes students and faculty, is for the students to buy a work of art as a gift, their senior investiture to the … Continue reading

Flash Mob

Have you ever seen a flash mob video on YouTube and secretly wished that one day you could dance in a flash mob? That wish came true for Studio Dance Theatre members. Several times a year the High Museum of Art hosts College Nights. College students, with the help of their student IDs, get into … Continue reading

“Openings” at Java Monkey

“Openings” at Java Monkey

“Openings“, my solo show at Java Monkey, was an incredible challenge but also incredibly rewarding.  Curating my own work was difficult because not only do I have personal favorites, but I also have pieces I’m less fond of, yet I know others will respond to them.  It’s also difficult because you want to include everything, … Continue reading

John Grade Artist Reception at Emory

John Grade Artist Reception at Emory

Emory University will have a dessert reception for John Grade who will be installing two exhibits at Emory this fall. This reception will be November 7, from 7:30 to 8:30. Dessert will be served and wine for students 21 and older with an ID. If interested, please contact mcjohn7@emory.edu to reserve a space. All students are invited … Continue reading

Fine Arts Society Event

Fine Arts Society Event

Fine Arts Society Event! Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween with your fellow Agnes Scott students? Come to a Halloween Parade in Decatur with the Fine Arts Society! On Sunday, October 30th the Fine Arts Society will be attending the Annual Homegrown Halloween and Monster’s Ball in Downtown Decatur. This is … Continue reading

College Night at the High Museum of Art

College Night at the High Museum of Art

The Fine Arts Society went to College Night at the High Museum of Art on September 10.  There were many special features for college students during the evening including a craft opportunity.  Old cigar boxes were provided for students to paint and decorate to create memory boxes in honor of Radcliff Bailey’s artistic style.  See … Continue reading

St. Jude’s Fundraiser

St. Jude’s Fundraiser

Creative Opportunity to Support St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital! This is a call for artists to submit their design, photo, or art to this organization with a $1 fee to have the chance to be approved to be a part of a one million square inch quilt of pictures that will represent “one million square inches … Continue reading

Carlos Museum Free Passes

The Michael C. Carlos Museum is now offering free passes to technology savvy patrons! This is a beautiful museum conveniently located on Emory’s campus that offers a refreshingly wide variety of art artifacts and pictures. To get the free pass, visit http://www.carlos.emory.edu/podcasts and download the podcast to your phone.  Just bring your phone to the museum and … Continue reading