Events

There is always something going on in Athens. Invariably, an eclectic mix of events and activities are available for your enjoyment. Have some fun!

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You've come to the right place. Athens County is known for an exciting music and eclectic arts scene. From festivals large and small, from theater productions to hot bands in a cozy pub, there's plenty of fun to go around.

Upcoming Athens County Events

Saturday May 19, 2012

"In, On, Of Paper" Juried Exhibition at Paper Circle

Paper Circle is proud to present "In, on, of Paper," a nationally juried exhibition featuring the works of 63 paper and book artists from cross the United States.

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Art Market

Art Market

Association members will offer local art and crafts for sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of the month through September at the Market on State, in conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market. Vendors will feature glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children’s clothing.

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Women Artists in the Kennedy Museum of Art Collection - Part I

Women Artists in the Kennedy Museum of Art Collection - Part I

The three-part exhibition Women Artists in the KMA Collection will highlight paintings, prints, and 3-D work made by women artists in the 20th century. Part I will explore the work of women artists who began their career prior to the feminist movement in art in the 1970s. The work included in Part I is for the most part abstract and in the form of paintings, drawings and prints. This exhibition will place these artists within the larger art world context in which they worked, exploring the relationship between gender, art making, and abstraction.

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