Jack Kehoe Created Bust of Chappelle Matthews

Cortona Program founder and Lamar Dodd School of Art Emeritus Professor Jack Kehoe created a bust of Chappelle Matthews, a 1933 UGA graduate and lifelong Athens resident.  Matthews was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 1949 and served for 28 years. He was the longest-serving member in the House when he retired in […]

Gene Wright Named School of Art Interim Director

University of Georgia Lamar Dodd School of Art is pleased to welcome Gene Wright as Interim Director for 2012-13. A national search for a permanent director for the school will be conducted during the academic year. Many Cortona Alumni may remember Wright as an instructor in the program. Wright is a professor and area chair […]