JOIN US THIS SATURDAY FOR FAMILY DAY!

August 23, 11am – 1pm

Free admission all day – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on Activities and Demonstrations 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m

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NOW ON VIEW:

Hiroshima International: Exhibition of Japanese

Calligraphy and Paintings

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Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet

Selected Works from the Permanent Collection

UPCOMING VISUAL ARTS PROGRAMS:

FROM THE WHITE HOUSE TO THE SEA  September 9, 1:30pm

In this colorful forty-five minute presentation, Rick Paulus takes you on a unique journey into White House entertaining.  Using calligraphy as a backdrop, Rick shares personal vignettes from working at the highest levels of government as a calligrapher.  FREE for members, cost of admission for non-members

ILLUMINATED LETTERS - September 11, 4 – 8pm

A calligraphic performance event presented by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet.  Enjoy an evening of lettering arts as calligraphers demonstrate varied manuscript styles from throughout history and around the world.  FREE and open to the public.

CLOSING RECEPTION - September 20, 6:30pm

Join us as we welcome the delegation of artists from Japan whose work is featured in our current exhibition.  With remarks from the Japanese Consulate and a calligraphic performance event by the artists, this is a celebration not to be missed!

JAPANFEST PARTNERSHIP - September 20 & 21

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We are proud partners of the 2014 Japanfest.   Visitors to this exciting annual event will receive FREE entry to The Hudgens Center on Saturday, September 20th and Sunday, September 21st.

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Exhibition on view through September 27, 2014

Image: Michiko Komatsu; Pine, Bamboo and Plum (Symbol of Hope and Good Fortune)

 

This exhibit and its programs are proudly sponsored by:

THE PRIMERICA FOUNDATION

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The pARTy!

We are excited to present our annual signature fundraiser for The Hudgens Center for the Arts! The Hudgens pARTy is sure to be a lively event inspired by the exhibit Blurred Lines: Contemporary Self-Taught Meets the Masters. The works by these artists will serve as an impressive backdrop for this event.

Join over 200 other guests as you spend a spectacular evening of bourbon, beer and blues. You will enjoy a one-of-a kind bourbon tasting bar, elegant food, fine beverages, entertainment and dancing at the pARTy of the year!

All the funds raised support the Hudgens Center for the Arts and our mission of bringing art lovers, leaders and learners together!

Tickets are $100 for non-members, $75 for members. Click Here to register.

 


 

Annual Juried Members Exhibit

This fall The Hudgens will host its third annual Juried Members Exhibit in the Georgia Gallery.  We hope all of our artist members will participate in this exciting annual opportunity.

Exhibit dates: October 9 - January 7, 2015

Entry deadline: September 2, 2014

Entry fee: $20 for up to two entries

Must be current Hudgens member (as of September 2014)

Click here for Entry Form


The Hudgens Center is proud to have been the recipient of a 2012 Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Pinnacle Non-Profit Small Business Award