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UGA’s Spotlight on the Arts festival breaks attendance record

Nearly 22,000 people attended the University of Georgia Arts Council’s 2015 Spotlight on the Arts festival, besting last year’s attendance record.

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Spotlight on the Arts at UGA

The 2015 Spotlight on the Arts Festival was held Nov. 5-14, with a special Opening Celebration Nov. 4. The 2016 festival is in the planning stages.

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  • 12
    Jan
    "This world-class example of 17th-century portraiture, offering multiple avenues for interdisciplinary study, will serve as a lynchpin for the museum's small…
    Said: Lynn Boland, Pierre Daura Curator of European Art in Georgia Museum of Art
  • 30
    Nov
    Time spent among the more than 100 artifacts in “Samurai” offers up the thrilling sensation that human history and its rituals and artifacts are far…
    Said: Felicia Feaster in Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • 6
    Nov
    “Dr. Bara is among the finest choral conductors in the country and, indeed, in the world. He attracts top talent among aspiring young conductors and singers…
    Said: Dale Monson in Hugh Hodgson School of Music
  • 12
    Oct
    The arts play a vital role in enriching the academic and cultural environment at the University of Georgia, and Arts Council members and students have once again…
    Said: Pamela Whitten, senior vice president for academic affairs and provost in
  • 15
    Jun
    “This singular, international honor comes in recognition of a prestigious international career as musician, educator and arts ambassador. Dr. Masciadri’s…
    Said: Dale Monson in Hugh Hodgson School of Music
  • 12
    May
    "Bruce is a lifelong student and champion of the arts and humanities. His generosity will enable the press to continue to publish important works of scholarship…
    Said: Lisa Bayer in University of Georgia Press
  • 2
    Apr
    "This year's graduating class has created varied and exceptional work. In my first year as director, I am proud to be a small part our first MFA class to exhibit…
    Said: Chris Garvin in Lamar Dodd School of Art
  • 23
    Mar
    "Dr. Ambartsumian has had a far-reaching impact on the cultural life of the University of Georgia and its community. Though at his arrival he inherited a young,…
    Said: Dale Monson in Hugh Hodgson School of Music
  • 30
    Jan
    “From the Spotlight on the Arts collaborations to the long list of esteemed rock musicians who call Athens home, the connections between UGA and the music…
    Said: Alan Dorsey, dean of the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences in at the announcement of the Gregg Allman Music Scholarship
  • 18
    Dec
    "The fact that this year's Spotlight festival was so well attended speaks to the outstanding quality of the arts facilities, programming and scholarship on campus.…
    Said: Pamela Whitten, senior vice president for academic affairs and provost in
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