BRAZIL PROJECT: One River: Two Views & Palmo Quadrado

Dates:             Thursday, September 14th -
                       Thursday November 9th, 2006

Gallery Hours:  10:00am - 6:00pm Mon-Fri;
                       10:00am – 4:00pm Sat

Location:   Welch School of Art & Design Gallery
                Georgia State University

Event Notes

Curated by Welch School faculty member Pam Longobardi, One River: Two Views is an exhibition of Brazil-inspired works by artists Jacqueline Bishop, of New Orleans, Louisiana, and Bob Nugent, of Sonoma, California. Nugent has organized Palmo Quadrado, the touring exhibition of small works by contemporary Brazilian artists also on display.

Co-sponsored by the Fulton County Arts Council and the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies.

Additional Event Information

Thursday, September 14
Opening Events

4:00pm EcoCulture: Art & Environment Panel
Student Center Speaker’s Auditorium

Artists Jacqueline Bishop and Bob Nugent, ethnobotanist William Balée and atmospheric scientist Athanasios Nenes discuss the environmental crisis in Brazil and consider how artists, activists, cultural workers and scientists can raise public awareness to foster creative solutions.

 Reception and Gallery Talk
5:00pm - 8:00 pm Reception

6 pm Jacqueline Bishop and Bob Nugent Artists’ Talk 
Welch School of Art & Design Gallery

 Thursday, October 5
First Thursday Downtown ArtWalk
5 to 8 pm

 Thursday, October 26            
Bob Nugent and Daniel Senise: Presentation - Contemporary Art in Brazil
257 Art & Humanities Building

 Reception following Presentation
5:00pm – 7 p.m.

 Friday, October 27, 2006       
Bob Nugent Artist Talk         
College of Arts and Sciences Visiting Artists And Scholars Series
11 am
Welch School of Art & Design
Bob Nugent, artist, curator and Fulbright Fellow discusses his artwork and 20 year cultural involvement in Brazil.

Thursday, November 2
First Thursday Downtown ArtWalk
5:00pm - 8:00pm

This event is free.

For more information, please contact the gallery at 404.651.0489.