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Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art
506 Telfair St
Phone: 706 722 5495 --
Statement of Purpose:
1937 the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art has had as its mission: to provide
opportunities for visual arts education and to develop visual arts awareness and
appreciation throughout eastern Georgia and western South Carolina.
Highlights & Collections:
Founded in 1937, the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is a non-profit art
school and gallery. The Institute is housed in Ware's Folly(circa 1818,
Nat'l. Register of Historic Places) in the historic corridor of downtown
A variety of studio art classes and workshops, including drawing, painting,
ceramics, weaving and photography are offered to people of all ages and
experience levels. With no permanent collection, the Institute annually
coordinates approximately eight exhibitions of artwork from local, regional and
Traditional and contemporary exhibitions; paintings and graphics.
Exhibitions in the Main Gallery rotate approximately every two months.
Local, regional and national artists are shown. Please call for a current
Hours: Tues - Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Admission & Directions:
Free; donations encouraged.
Group tours available with advance notice.
Interstate 20 East
Exit 266, Riverwatch Parkway to downtown Augusta
Right on 10th Street, travel two blocks
Left on Telfair Street
The Institute sits on the corner of Telfair and 5th Street
Amy Meybohm, Executive Director
Dorothy Fletcher Eckmann, Education Director
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