Pierre Gonnord photography exhibition: 'Portraying the South'

Exhibition

Pierre Gonnord, "Hattie," digital C-print, 2012. Courtesy of the artist.

Pierre Gonnord photography exhibition: 'Portraying the South'

Oct. 1, 2013-Jan. 26, 2014
SCAD Museum of Art
601 Turner Blvd.
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The SCAD Museum of Art, in partnership with the Consulate General of France in Atlanta, Georgia, presents a new series of photographs by French photographer Pierre Gonnord. In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the death of Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner, the artist conducted a three-month residency in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. Through the faces and landscapes encountered, "Portraying the South" captures a glimpse into the soul of the Deep South, offering a timeless, unclassifiable, explosive and riveting portrayal of the American Southeast. 

Reception: Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Museum hours:

  • Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
  • Monday, closed
  • Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.

The exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

The reception is free for all SCAD students, faculty, staff and museum members. Open to the public with the cost of museum admission.