Lyndon House Arts Center: Celebrating 40 Years of Art Downtown!

Thank you, thank you to the Athens artist community!

A grand total of 331 artists walked through the door submitting 862 pieces to the 40th Juried Exhibition. Please join us for the opening reception Thursday, March 5, 6-8PM.

Spring Classes

Register for Spring Classes

We will continue offering painting, jewelry making, life drawing and stained glass. Additionally, there is an exciting new workshop taught by Barbara Mann called Keum Boo and Roller Printing on Metal. It is an informative and fun one day workshop on Saturday, March 21. Students will experiment with the ancient Asian metalwork technique of Keum Boo, bonding 24 Karat gold to silver. Students will also learn how to add texture to metal by using a jewelers’ rolling mill to emboss the surface.

For more info visit or call 706-613-3623 to register

Lunch and Learn: Professional Practices in the Arts

Part of Celebrating 40 years of Art.

Join us for lectures by experts in topics such as "Grant-Writing", "Artist On-line Portfolios", "Crowd Funding for Artists and Artist Projects", "Gallery Etiquette" and more. Co-hosted by and for more information: Athens Area Arts Council (AAAC)

Wednesdays, February 18, March 18, April 15

February 18. Bob Sleppy, the Executive Director of Nuci’s Space, discussing strategies for utilizing crowd-funding for creative projects. 
Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Lyndon House Arts Center

Part of Celebrating 40 years of Art and coinciding with the Juried Exhibition we are teaming with the Athens Area Art Council to host Lunch and Learns. Once a month, lunchtime speakers will give hour-long talks about professional practices in the arts. 

These talks are free for Athens Area Art Council members (yearly artist membership is $25) or the talks are $10 each to attend. 

Mark your calendars for the future lunch dates:

March 18. Artist, musician, and Georgia Museum of Art Public Relations Specialist, Michael Lachowski will talk about using social media and building an online portfolio.

April 15. Marilyn Wolf-Ragatz, Chair of the Athens Cultural Affairs Commission and arts educator will discuss creating successful proposals to secure public art grants.

The Gallery Shop has the perfect locally made gift for your sweetie.

Happy Valentine's Day
Third Thursday

Third Thursday is February 19th

visit HERE for the full calendar

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