Latitude 37: Landscapes by Stephen Estrada

1 August 31 through January 6, 2019 Stephen Estrada's Latitude 37 Series explores exact points along the 37th parallel from Half Moon Bay, California, to the midpoint in Kansas, to coastal Virginia. These luminous oil landscape paintings range from turbulent seascapes with dramatic clouds to tranquil views of verdant marshland....

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Abstractions: Anne Marchand

1 April 26 through June 30, 2019 The vibrant large-scale abstract paintings of Anne Marchand are alive with shifting space, moving color, and animated lines. Marchand’s abstractions reflect a range of perspectives: images of deep space, views from airplanes and automobiles, perceptions of natural and man-made textures and patterns, along...

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Fulldome at the Macon Film Festival

The Museum of Arts and Sciences (MAS) is proud to partner with the Macon Film Festival to bring the "Fulldome at Macon Film Festival" to the Mark Smith Planetarium. Renovated and re-opened in 2012, the MAS Planetarium features the industry’s leading projection technology – the Konica Minolta Super MediaGlobe II – plus...

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Your Voice Counts!

On June 28th, the Macon-Bibb County Commission voted to approve an Interim Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 that eliminates all funding for the Museum of Arts and Sciences effective July 1. Unless adjustments are made within the next few weeks, major educational programs at the Museum would be eliminated until...

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The World of Giant Insects

May 26, 2018, through September 2, 2018 The World of Giant Insects is back and better than ever! Crawl into the Museum of Arts & Sciences to experience a world where larger-than-life insects tower over people at 40 to 120 times their standard size. The World of Giant Insects has...

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Chemigrams by Nolan Preece

1 April 27 through August 19, 2018 Using a process of cameraless photography, Nevada-based Artist Nolan Preece explores environmental themes in his contemporary landscapes. From spatially ambiguous atmospheres and intensely patterned grids to visionary biologies and impacted archeology, signs of human intervention in the landscape are combined with abstract chemical...

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2018 Emerging Artists

1 February 2 through May 6, 2018 The Museum of Arts and Sciences presents its 6th annual Emerging Artists exhibition, showcasing rising stars from the Southeastern United States. Seven contemporary professional artists, representing some of the nation’s finest undergraduate and graduate art programs, will display works ranging from large-scale abstract...

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Vanished In Plain Sight

January 5 Through February 18, 2018The Museum of Arts and Sciences is proud to host an exhibition on the photography of Curtis Hertwig. This exhibition highlights places that have, or are on their way to, vanishing in plain sight. Each photo shows you the contrast of what was and what...

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Victoria Lowe – Atmospheric Paintings

January 5 Through April 15, 2018Abstract painting can appear in many forms – as a visual phenomenon, perceptual conundrum, or personal testament. Victoria Lowe’s paintings encompass all of these modes and go further to become deeply immersive experiences. Expansive fields of sprayed color deliver us into an indeterminate space that...

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Slow Art – Works from the Museum’s Permanent Collection

Through December 24, 2017This “highlights” exhibit supports the Slow Art movement, a national initiative to encourage museum visitors to slow down and spend more time looking at works of art. According to one study published in the journal “Empirical Studies of the Arts,” museumgoers spend an average of just 17...

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