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Art shows in progress
Two artisans display their talent on UNG campuses
Ed Gilliam’s works takes the medium of ceramics into innovative and expressive pathways.

University of North Georgia is showcasing many artists at their galleries on the Dahlonega and Gainesville campuses, respectively.

On the Dahlonega campus, Ed Gilliam’s work is on display in the Bob Owens Art Gallery.

A reception for “Ed Gilliam: Works from the Thomas E. Scanlin Collection” will be from 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29. Gilliam, who covers handbuilt ceramic discs with compelling images of intertwined creatures and human figures, will talk about his work during the reception.

The Ed Gilliam exhibit will run through Dec. 27 in the gallery on the third floor of the Hoag Student Center, 82 College Circle, in Dahlonega. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 3-7 p.m. Sunday.

Visitor parking is available in the north end of the Recreation Center parking deck (Lot 14) and behind Stewart Center (Lot 15). Parking is also available on Main Street.

On the Gainesville campus, “No Small Measure: Collaborations between Artists & Poets” can be seen in the Roy C. Moore Art Gallery.

The exhibit features 15 new broadsides and will be on display through today. It will travel to the Oconee Campus Gallery in November, with poetry readings and a reception at noon Nov. 14.

The gallery is in the Continuing Education Building/Performing Art Center, on UNG’s Gainesville Campus, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, in Oakwood. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday.

Visitor parking is available in front of the building.

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