2013 Arts Preview: Art

AIKEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 122 Laurens St. SW, Aiken, (803) 641-9094, aikencenterforthearts.org; open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; exhibitions, classes, camps


September: ACA Summer Camp exhibition

Through Sept. 27: Bea Kuhlke, Dale Keene, Guy Milligan

October: Petty’s Clay Students

Oct. 2-Nov. 8: Wildlife Exhibition; opening 6-8 p.m. Oct. 3

Oct. 17: A Taste of Wine and Art, 7-10 p.m.

November: ACA Home School High School Exhibition

Nov. 13-Dec. 27: Amanda Carder, Anita Elder, Tis the Season; opening 6-8 p.m. Nov. 14

December: Carrie Power

Aiken Artist Guild Gallery: Gloria Grizzle, September; Drew Murphy, October; D.S. Owens, November; Ron Rapport, December


GERTRUDE HERBERT INSTITUTE OF ART: 506 Telfair St., (706) 722-5495, ghia.org; open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, by appointment Saturday; classes available

Sept. 13-Oct. 18: A Sense of Place 2013: National Juried Fine Art Exhibition; opening 6-8 p.m. Sept. 13; free

Sept. 13-Oct. 18: Jason Lutz Exhibition

Nov. 7: Oysters on Telfair

Nov. 7-Dec. 10: Jeff Schmuki, Ulrike Beck; reception and gallery talk, 6-8 p.m. Nov. 15, free to members, $5 others

Jan. 17-Feb. 28: Richard Tichich; Georgia Southern Alumni: Dorothy Eckmann, Roger Finch, Janann Reynolds, Travis Wiggins

March 5: Agnes Markwalter Youth Competition

March 14-21: Spring Artist Market; Festival March 15


LUCY CRAFT LANEY MUSEUM OF BLACK HISTORY: 1116 Phillips St.; (706) 724-3576, lucycraftlaneymuseum.com; open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; $5 adults, $3 military and ages 62 and older, $2 ages 17 and younger

Through Sept. 30: The Artistic Life of Ellis M. Johnson; opening reception 3 p.m. Sept. 15, $5

Oct. 1-Dec. 30: Quilt Exhibition; reception 3-5:30 p.m. Oct. 6

Feb. 1: Lucy Craft Laney Museum Heritage Gala 6-10 p.m., Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center; $75, tickets available through Jan. 21; Zena K. Howard, speaker


MARY S. BYRD GALLERY OF ART, GEORGIA REGENTS UNIVERSITY: 2500 Walton Way, (706) 729-2427, gru.edu/byrd; programs are free

Through Sept. 20: GRU Department of Art Faculty

Through Oct. 6: Presenting Philip Morsberger, Tom Naka­shima & William Willis

Oct. 4-25: David Maisel: History’s Shadow; reception 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 4

Nov. 7-Dec. 5: Edward Rice: Fort Frederica: Multiple Obsessions; 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 7

February-March: 2014 Annual Juried Student Show

March-May: 2014 Senior Exhibitions


MORRIS MUSEUM OF ART: 1 10th St.; (706) 724-7501, themorris.org; open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays; $5 adults, $3 seniors, ages 13-17 and military with ID; free for members and ages 12 and younger; free Sundays

Through Sept. 15: Invisible: Art Now

Through Oct. 6: The Gladness of Nature: Paintings by Honor Marks

Through Nov. 10: Formal Candids: Photographs by Greg Kinney; Richard Jolley and Tommie Rush: The Art of Glass

Sept. 14-Nov. 24: Starters: Selections from the Wells Fargo Collection

Oct. 1-20: Miller Theater Photo Show – Snapshots in Time; opening 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 10

Oct. 12-Dec. 15: Dark Corners: The Appalachia Murder Ballads: Paintings by Julyan Davis; opening

6 p.m. Oct. 17, music by folk musicians Greg and Lucretia Speas, free

Nov. 12-Jan. 19: Images of Hearth and Home by Eldridge Bagley

• Events

Sept. 15: Music: Jammin’ Divas, 2 p.m.

Sept. 27: Art at Lunch: Greg Kinney, noon; $10 or $14

Sept. 28: Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day

Sept. 28: Paint en Plein Air

Oct. 4: Film: Abraham Lincoln (1930), noon, free

Oct. 6: Porter Fleming Competition Awards Ceremony

Oct. 13: Artrageous! Family Sunday: Mr. Bob’s Spooky Stories, 2 p.m.

Oct. 15: Film: Mommy, I’m a Bastard, $3 nonmembers

Oct. 19-20: Workshop: Abstract Techniques for Fabric Dyeing

Oct. 20: Music: Grainne Hambly and William Jackson, 2 p.m.

Oct. 25: Art at Lunch: Art of Glass, noon; $10 or $14

Oct. 26: B Movie Minimarathon

Nov. 1: Film: The Yearling (1946), noon, free

Nov. 3: Artrageous! Family Sunday: Symphony Petting Zoo, 2 p.m.

Nov. 8-9: Symposium: Augusta and the Civil War: Family, Medicine and the Homefront

Nov. 9: Work­shop: Printing to Painting with Darryl DeBruhl

Nov. 12: Film: Out of Print, $3 nonmembers

Nov. 15: Art at Lunch: Guidestones, noon; $10 or $14

Nov. 17: Music: Trio Intermezzo, 2 p.m.

Nov. 21: Artist Talk: The Art Bomb


-- Compiled by Mary Frances Hendrix and Willie Malpass, staff writers

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