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Jule Collins Smith Museum to host exhibition of works by Auburn architecture faculty and alumni

AUBURN – Auburn University’s Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art will host “Beyond the Groundwork,” a physical and digital exhibition of works by faculty and alumni of Auburn’s School of Architecture, on display Feb. 12-27. An opening reception on Sunday, Feb. 13, from 6 to 9 pm. is open to faculty, staff, alumni and students.

“The exhibition will include a variety of alumni work from those whose careers have followed either traditional or unconventional paths and will reflect the quality and diversity of talent among alumni and faculty,” said David Hinson, head of the School of Architecture. “The works are all architectural but in the broadest sense and may be big or small, actually built or a concept of the imagination.”

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Saturday Art Club Fall sessions begin Sept. 11 at Jule Collins Smith Museum

AUBURN – The Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University will continue its Saturday Art Club, a hands-on experience for students from kindergarten through high school, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m, one Saturday each month throughout the fall and winter. The first session is Saturday, Sept. 11.

Students will work with materials at one of three stations designed for their age group: kindergarten through second grade; third through sixth grade; and seventh through twelfth grade. Parents are encouraged to work with their children or to learn more about the role of art in their child’s life at the parent’s table. An open studio format provides students and parents the flexibility to come and go at any time during the session.

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