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ACAC announces new public art mural

Written on December 16, 2013 at 4:05 pm, by

Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) is pleased to announce the completion of Athens Clarke Co. newest public artwork.  The Baxter Street ACC Library mural, designed and created by artist Nicholas Napoletano is located on the north sidewalk on Baxter Street at Dudley Street. “Public art has the unique capacity to transform and define space while… 

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Grand Opening Celebration of the Rocksprings Pool & Art Installation by Harold Rittenberry

Written on June 11, 2013 at 7:25 am, by

Athens Cultural Affairs Commission launched a Pool Party to celebrate the unveiling of the public art project by Harold Rittenberry and the new Rocksprings Community Pool. Located at 291 Henderson Extension, the new pool is funded by SPLOST, and features a splashpad and shade structures, offering summer fun for the entire Athens community. Renowned local… 

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Creator of ‘Nest’ talks about Classic Center sculpture

Written on April 1, 2013 at 10:21 am, by

This article by Joan C. Curtis was initially published on 03/06/13 in the Athens Banner-Herald. Last month, the Classic Center celebrated the grand opening of its new addition, including the amazing Atrium which contains “Nest,” a sculptural art installation. The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission, representatives of the public and the Athens-Clarke County Commission selected renowned artist Maureen… 

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