Art Educator Workshop– Ceramics 101: Hand-building and Surface Decoration

Saturday, September 26th, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Simmons Visual Arts Center

Contact Allison Murphy Lauricella at (770)534-6263 or at to register.

Lunch & Learn – John Heliker Film Screening

photo by Charlotte Brooks

Thursday, October 22nd, 12:00 p.m.
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery

This event is free and open to the public.

Past Exhibition– “9 Words”

Pictured: “Weight” by Claudia Wilburn

Thursday, February 4th-Thursday, March 17th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery.

Claudia Wilburn and Lori Gann-Smith experiment with the visual resonance resulting from the their own unique connotations and shared implications of nine words chosen by the artists.

Past Exhibition– “The Prints of Jasper Johns”

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, January 14th- Thursday, March 17th
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery

Art © Jasper Johns/ Universal Limited Art Editions/ Licensed by VAGA New York, NY

Past Exhibition– “John Heliker: The Order of Things”

Pictured: John Heliker , “The Salad Maker”, 1972, Oil on Linen

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, August 13th- Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Sellars Gallery.

This exhibit encompasses 60 years of painting and drawings by American artist John Heliker. Heliker developed a unique and expressive artistic style during the Works Progress Administration years and continued to be a central figure in New York’s art world for over six decades.

Past Exhibition– “Behind the Seams: Caring for Historic Clothing”

Exhibition Dates: Thursday, September 10th- Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Simmons Visual Arts Center, Presidents Gallery

This exhibition highlights recent conservation efforts to preserve garments and accessories in the Brenau University Historic Clothing Collection.

Past Exhibition– “WADE-Women’s State High School Art and Design Competition”

Exhibit Dates: Monday, November 9th– Saturday, November 14th
John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Leo Castelli Gallery.

The Young Women’s Art and Design Exhibition, WADE, includes workshops, portfolio reviews, and a lecture on art criticism. The exhibition will feature select works in multiple media from students across Georgia and neighboring states.