Archive for the ‘Exhibits’ Category

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 ...

MLC Book Displays

Friday, October 8th, 2010 - phoebe

This month we have two book displays in the Miller Learning Center: In the wooden cases by the Memorial Garden entry on the 2nd floor, we have a display of books for Banned Books Week.  Held annually during early October, Banned Books Week asks you to celebrate your freed0m to read ...

MLC Display: There’s a Map for That

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 - phoebe

There’s a Map for That Recreation and Leisure Maps at the UGA Map Library September’s exhibition, in the first floor display area of the MLC, showcases some of the recreation and leisure maps in the UGA Map Library collection. Whether you plan to hike, trek, mountain bike, tour California wine country, search ...

Spring Jewelry Sale at the MLC 4/29

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 - phoebe

Phi Beata Heata’s Spring Jewelry Sale will take place in the Miller Learning Center on Thursday April 29, on the 2nd floor in the center of the building from 10am to 5pm. Come explore the student-created works, with the option to purchase!

Moon on display in the MLC

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009 - caroline

On July 20, 1969, astronaut Neil Armstrong set foot on the Moon, fulfilling President John F. Kennedy’s 1961 goal of sending an American there safely by the end of that decade.  In honor of the 40th anniversary of what is perhaps mankind’s greatest technological achievement to date, the UGA Map ...

Opening Reception: 2009 LSA Art Exhibit

Thursday, July 30th, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

Homegrown Talent The 2009 LSA Art Exhibit What: Opening Reception When: Friday, August 7th from 3:30-4:30 PM Where: Main Library entryway Each year the Library Staff Association coordinates a nonjuried exhibit of artwork to showcase the diverse talents, hobbies, and interests of the Libraries' staff and faculty. Some examples of artwork in past ...