The Artwork of Laura Pope Forester: A Message that Still Resonantes

Presented by Popes Museum at Popes Museum, Ochlocknee GA

Nov 20 2021
The Artwork of Laura Pope Forester: A Message that Still Resonantes

Artist Jim Roche and Museum Curator Michelle Dean are tag teaming to bring an open forum discussing and viewing the works of Laura Pope Forester and her feminist message.

Sponsored by Georgia Humanities and Pope's Museum, this open air event will discuss and showcase the artwork of one of America's first self-taught outsider art environments. According to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Laura Pope Forester , the creator of Popes Museum is ..one of the few documented female artists to do so in the 20th century. Her work has been catalogued by exhibits, books, articles and collections throughout Georgia and the United States...Noted for its quality

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ADMISSION INFO

Free admission. Sponsored by local South Georgia Businesses and Georgia Humanites.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Nov 20, 2021 at 03:00 pm - 04:30 pm (Sat)

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Lecture will begin in the artistic portico created by Laura Pope Forester. Also available will be docent led tours of her artwork on the open grounds.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Popes Museum

192 POPES STORE RD, Ochlocknee, GA 31773

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COVID-19 Phased Reopening

Instructions:

This is an outdoor event so social distancing will be encouraged. Sanitizer will be available.

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