Emerging Artists Group Exhibition

February 3, 2017 - May 7, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Recurring daily

Museum of Arts & Sciences
4182 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA

February 3, 2017 – May 7, 2017

The Museum of Arts and Sciences presents its 5th annual Emerging Artists exhibition, showcasing rising stars from the Southeast. Seven professional contemporary artists, representing some of the nation’s finest undergraduate and graduate art programs, will display works ranging from large-scale abstract paintings and mixed media installations to ceramic sculpture.

 

Night with the Artists

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 7-10 PM

A special Cocktail Reception to benefit the Museum of Arts and Sciences will include gallery talks with the Emerging Artists, an opportunity to purchase the exhibited works, open bar, and catering by Fountain of Juice, plus artisanal bourbon tasting. Tickets are $50.

 

This year's exhibiting artists:

Barbara Balzer, Tallahassee, FL (ceramic sculpture)

MFA, Florida State University

www.bbalzer.net

 

Jean Banas, New Smyrna Beach, FL (painting)

www.jean-banas.com

 

Luke Buffenmyer, Macon, GA (painting)

Assistant Professor of Art, Mercer University

MFA, Syracuse University

 

Ester Lipscomb, Lakemont, GA (ceramic sculpture)

BA, University of North Georgia

www.esterlipscomb.com

 

Megan McNaught, Macon, GA (painting)

Assistant Professor of Art, Middle Georgia State University

MFA, University of Massachusetts Amherst

 

Michael Ross, Athens, GA (painting)

MFA, University of Georgia

www.michaelrossart.com

 

Jerry Smith, Plano, TX (painting and mixed media installation)

Professor of Art, Collin County Community College

iws.collin.edu/jesmith

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