The Lyndon House Arts Center is pleased to announce the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception celebrating the newest works by Harold Rittenberry Jr. Donated by Dan and Sally Wyche Coenen and the Athens Area Community Foundation, three outdoor sculptures, permanently installed on the campus of the Arts Center, create the new Harold Rittenberry Jr. Sculpture Garden.
The three original outdoor metal sculptures by renowned Athens artist Harold Rittenberry Jr. are entitled; All, 2017, Love Is All, 2017 and Airburst, 2017.
Mr. Rittenberry is a self-taught artist who has spent his life in Athens creating metal works recognizable for his fanciful imagery and skill of storytelling. Located in a number of principle sites in Athens and Atlanta, the newest sculpture, commissioned for the Lyndon House, celebrates art, the history of the Lyndon House, fables, environment and love.
The Ribbon Cutting event will include words from members of the community, Lyndon House Arts Center and Athens-Clarke Government, followed by light refreshments.
For more information, please call 706 613 3623.
Lyndon House Arts Center is located at 211 Hoyt Street, Athens GA 30601.
Lyndon House Arts Center is a facility of the Athens-Clarke County Department of Leisure Services and is supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA) through the appropriation of the Georgia General Assembly. GCA is a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.