Current and Upcoming Events

Current/Upcoming Events

2017 Spring Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Schedule


Georgia State University Co-Hosts Southern Graphics Council International Conference with on-campus exhibitions, events, and panel discussions, etc. For more information, please click here.


Previous Events

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Group Show Juried by Radcliffe Bailey Opens at the Welch Galleries – Exhibit Dates: April 14 – 22, 2015

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2016 Spring Welch Visiting Artists

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VAS 2016 Spring Combined

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Our Literal Speed

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Aqua Art Miami 2015

2015 Iron Pour

Fall 2015 Welch Visiting Artists

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Flight Patterns
May 14 – July 31, 2015
Curated by Dorothy Moye
Reception: Thursday, June 4, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

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The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Galleries at Georgia State University is pleased to present our annual series of MFA solo exhibitions beginning March 23 and running through April 10. More.



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Welch Symposium – The Plastic Gyre: Artists, Scientists & Activists Respond – March 26-27, 2015 Click here.
Gregory Volk, Burnaway Critic-in-Residence Lecture – February 6, 2015.

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2014 Fall BFA Show

Fall 2014 BFA Exhibition, December 4 – 16, 2014


October 2 at the Welch Gallery. Opening reception on Thursday, October 2, 5:00 until 8:00p.m.

The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Faculty Triennial is a tri-annual survey of new faculty research expressed in a variety of media including painting, photography, printmaking, textiles, ceramics, sculpture and design. More.


2014 Fall Ernest G. Welch Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Claire Pentecost, Artist and Professor, Department of Photography, School of the Art Institute of Chicago “The Quick and the Mud”

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Karsten Lund, Professor in the Department of Photography, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Lucas Blalock, Contemporary Photography and Practice

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Ryan McLaughlin and Math Bass: Painting Today

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Bibiana Obler, “Lynda Benglis and Ceramics” Assistant Professor of Art History, George Washington University

Friday, September 19, 2014
Lauren Levato Coyne, “Professional Practices Workshop for Undergraduates”

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Young Min Moon, “Failure, Trauma, and Silence in Contemporary Korean Art in South Korea” Assoc. Professor, Depart. of Art, Architecture and Art History, University of Mass. Amherst

Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014
Nnenna Okore, “Going Down Memory Lane” Associate Professor of Art, North Park University, Chicago

Complete Fall 2014 Ernest G. Welch Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series. More.



Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design at Aqua Miami Art Fair during Art Basel Miami Week.  More.


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Annual Holiday Iron Pour.  More.


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100 at 100 exhibit celebrates the breadth and accomplishment of Welch School Alumni and the Georgia State University Centennial.  More.

100 x 100 Project Pairs Art, Education and Real Estate – Wall Street Journal


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Print Big Event. More.



Ernest G. Welch Day, February  8, 2012.  More.