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The Artside: Thomason's oil paintings offer view of Appalachia

...art, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts, Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.; and Hamza Walker, associate curator of The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago. The deadline for submissions is Nov. 1. More information is available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-15/artside-thomasons-oil
Westobou Festival opens today

...adding that some forms of the experiment will have participants drop to the ground in unison at some point.Susan Laney, the curator of the art exhibition titled "Currents," toiled for most of Tuesday to ensure the venue would be ready for this year's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/westobou/2014-09-30/westobou-festival-ope
Aiken couple carry on tradition of Sir Big Spur

...Albertelli, who is 70.Snelling said the couple had originally hoped to pass the day-to-day care of Sir Big Spur over to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia. She said the zoo's curator wasn't a fan of the idea: He's a Clemson grad.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-12/aiken-couple-carry-tradit
Exhibit captures 75 years of 'Gone With the Wind'

...barring racial slurs, most notably the n-word, likely saved the movie, said Steve Wilson, the Ransom Center's film curator."If that word had stayed in, it would probably have been so offensive we wouldn't even be watching it anymore," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2014-09-11/exhibit-captures-75-yea
Former curator loved museum

...Friends remember a longtime Augusta museum curator as an innovative and creative historian...Children's Museum. He soon became the curator, and by 1970, he became the museum's...Ruben said. Gordon Blaker, the current curator of the Augusta Museum of History, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/14/met_439912.shtml
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Curator studies badge's origins

...Its value can only be estimated. But Gordon Blaker, the curator at the Augusta Museum of History, has an idea about where...information about the Augusta Guards badge, call Gordon Blaker, the curator of the Augusta Museum of History, at 722-8454.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/30/met_348305.shtml
Metro
Aquarium curator braved Hurricane Fran to save near-extinct mollusk

...shouted to him to give it up as he braved the rising waters in his back yard. Hurricane Fran might be coming ashore, but Wood, curator of education at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, had an endangered species to save. He churned through rising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/28/tec_226994.shtml
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Missing Atlanta zoo owl found on neighborhood porch

...signs of injury. They say the bird was positively identified from leather bands on its legs.James Ballance, the zoo's curator of birds, the bird had lost weight, appeared to be hungry, and showed signs of dehydration. But he said the staff is optimistic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/missing-atlanta-zoo-owl-foun
The Artside: Documentary captures life, work of artist Edward Rice

...artists. The show will open with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m.Juror for this year's competition was Wim Roefs, independent curator, art consultant, exhibition designer and owner of If Art Gallery in Columbia. He is chairman of the board of Columbia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-03/artside-documentary-c
James Brown, I.M. Pei connect Rock Hall of Fame to Augusta

...Little Richard and others in that class of 16. Brown and his associates had a great relationship with the museum, associate curator Meredith Rutledge-Borger said.Even after Brown's death in 2006, the museum has continued to collect artifacts about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-08-09/james-brown-im-pei-connect-r