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Mary S. Byrd Gallery to feature work by Amy Pleasant

Throughout the month of January, the Department of Art invites the Augusta University community to visit the Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art to see works by artist Amy Pleasant. Known within the...

Why Augusta University is the Place for Art

“Augusta is the perfect city for building a transformative art department. The timing and circumstances are right,” Scott Thorp, chair of the Department of Art at Augusta University...

Tonight: Speed dating for artists and scientists

In 2005, Cheryl Goldsleger, Augusta University’s William S. Morris Eminent Scholar in Art, had an exhibition at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington. When she returned for another...

Augusta is for lovers … art lovers

New York. Chicago. San Francisco. Washington. Augusta, Georgia. These cities all have one thing in common. They were included in a top 10 list of U.S. cities for art lovers by AARP. Augusta has a...

Thorp to speak at Arts Council event

Augusta University Art Department Chair Scott Thorp will be speaking at ICONIC, the second gallery exhibition at the Community Gallery of Augusta. The show, juried by Thorp, will have an opening...

3Qs with Scott Thorp: Creativity

Scott Thorp has a long and storied history of artistic study. Thorp, who was named chair of the art department earlier this year, previously worked at the Savannah College of Art and Design as a...

The Art of Creativity

Scott Thorp has big plans for Georgia Regents University’s Department of Art, and creativity plays a huge role in what he aims to do. Thorp, recently named chair of the art department, joined the...