The Artside: Start June with celebration of arts

Here we are in the last days of May, moving into Augusta's summer arts season. Early June is the perfect time for outdoor concerts, canal cruises and strolls around our area's great shops and galleries.

The Artside: It's another art-filled week in Augusta

We have another Artful Thursday on the calendar for May 14 with four exhibits opening in three places within three hours.

The Artside: Hear artists explain work, bid on art at week's events

...one-day pass without garden tours is $10. See sacredheartgardenfestival.com for more details. THE GERTRUDE HERBERT Institute of Art will host a reception April 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. honoring Frieda Dean, whose works are on exhibit in both...

The Artside: Hear Hartough speak about golf art

Golf fans and art patrons will have the opportunity to meet Linda Hartough, internationally known golf artist, when she presents a talk about her work Thursday, April 2, at 6 p.m. at the Morris Museum of Art.

The Artside: Gala, Springfest usher in arts exhibits for the season

While winter may not have retreated completely, Augusta's arts community is heading confidently into spring with the first weekend in March full of events ranging from the Morris Museum's gala to Springfest in North Augusta.

State lacks funds to replace historical markers

...front of the Old Academy of Richmond County at 540 Telfair St.Another used to be on the front lawn of the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art.In all, three state markers are no longer displayed on Telfair Street, and Montgomery says, "I've...

The Artside: Some art for show, sale; some artists to show, tell

...on Broad Street. New Moon Cafe next door will offer a special brunch menu. ONGOING EXHIBITS:? At the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, exhibits by Marianna Williams in the main gallery and Lillie Morris in the Creel-Harison Gallery continue...

The Artside: Exhibits to feature local artists, musician Mellencamp

The 2015 season in the visual arts launches this week with three consecutive opening receptions on the calendar.

The Artside: Mellencamp brings his art, then his music to Augusta

There's another side to rock 'n' roll legend John Mellencamp. Best known for such musical hits as Jack & Diane, Hurts So Good and Pink Houses, he is also a well-trained artist.

The Artside: Artist turns old books into new works of art

Brian Dettmer explores beneath the surface in his intricately sculpted works, which will go on exhibit Dec. 11 at Morris Museum of Art.