Archive for the ‘Exhibits’ Category

Russell Library Launches Ready, Steady, Vote!

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 - Richard B. Russell Library

Could your election season use a little non-partisan entertainment? If so, then plan to join the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies for Ready, Steady, Vote! a program series focused on getting citizens in the mood for the 2012 election season. A combination of film screenings, community forums, ...

April 26: Confederate Constitution on Display

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 - Renna Tuten

The annual exhibition of the Confederate Constitution will be April 26 at the UGA Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. The Constitution will be displayed from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the second floor gallery space of the Russell Building. Civil War letters, documents, artifacts and images from 1862 will ...

Special Collections Tuesday Tour @ 2!

Saturday, March 24th, 2012 - Renna Tuten

Join Special Collections Library staff each Tuesday at 2 P.M. for a tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda ...

Annual Women’s History Month Exhibit, March 1-31

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The annual Women's History Month Exhibit at the Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History & Law takes place this month. We invite you to visit the exhibit galleries on the 2nd floor of the Hargrett Rare Book & Manuscript Library, ...

Fashion Week at the MLC

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 - caroline

On view in the first floor display cabinets: A recent acquisition of the Historic Clothing and Textiles Collection within the Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors Department at UGA, the Montgomery Collection includes over seventy garments and accessories. Owned and worn by Eleanor (Ellie) Morgan Montgomery Atuk, a resident of Atlanta, the collection includes pieces by ...

Artist Talk: Patricia Van Dalen @ MLC (or, “what’s up with the tape?”)

Monday, March 28th, 2011 - amber

[caption id="attachment_4853" align="alignleft" width="222" caption="Patricia Van Dalen standing in front of her MLC installation, "Fragmented Light""][/caption] Artist Talk: Patricia Van Dalen Thursday, April 7th 3:30-4:30pm MLC 250 If you have visited us this semester and wondered what all the neon tape was about, here is your chance to find out! ...

Art @ the MLC – Fragmented Light

Thursday, January 27th, 2011 - caroline

Patricia Van Dalen (1955), a Venezuelan-born artist, has long been interested in abstraction, color, and the intervention of large architectural spaces. Fragmented Light (2011), created specifically for UGA’s Miller Learning Center, is a composition made of brightly-colored adhesive tapes that transforms the walls between the MLC’s third and fourth floors, ...

Science Library Display on Whales

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 - phoebe

Walking into the Science Library lobby, many patrons are used to seeing the Giant Sloth on display, but now there is something new to look forward to!  On loan from the Georgia Museum of Natural History and hanging in the Science Library is a Pygmy Sperm Whale ...

Student Jewelry Sale at the MLC

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 - phoebe

Jewelry and metals students from Phi Beata Heata at the Lamar Dodd School of Art will hold a sale of their work Wednesday December 1, from 10am–6pm, on the second floor of the Miller Learning Center. Before the sale, students works will be on display in the cases on ...

On Display at the MLC: India Unveiled

Monday, November 8th, 2010 - phoebe

On Display: India Unveiled An exhibit of 40 photographs from photographer Robert Arnett’s award-winning book India Unveiled is currently on display in the Miller Learning Center 4th floor rotunda area.  The images reflect the diversity of India, its people, culture, customs, religions, and landscapes.  It is sponsored by the UGA Libraries ...