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Limits~Illusions: Cheryl Goldsleger

JANUARY 9 - FEBRUARY 7, 2020
Monday - Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

Reception: Thursday, February 6 | 5-7 PM

Cheryl Goldsleger examines the relationship individuals and societies have with place, location, and boundaries in Limits~Illusions for her upcoming exhibition at the Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art. Goldsleger currently serves as the Morris Eminent Scholar in Art at Augusta University in Georgia and maintains an active national and international exhibition schedule. Her work is part of many prestigious collections, including Museum of Modern Art, New York, and the High Museum of Art, Atlanta.
 
The exhibition runs from January 9-February 7 at the Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art, and a reception will be held on Thursday, February 6 from 5-7 PM.

The Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art is located at 567 Georgia Street, Demorest. Admission is free, and museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. For more information, contact director Rebecca Brantley at rbrantley@piedmont.edu or call 706-894-4201.

ARTIST BIO 

CHERYL GOLDSLEGER exhibits her work nationally and internationally with her most recent exhibition, Vast Scale-Intimate Space, included in the European Cultural Centre’s 2019 Art Biennale in Venice, Italy. Her work is represented in important museum collections including the Museum of Modern Art, NYC; the High Museum; Albright-Knox Gallery; The Fogg Museum at Harvard University; The Israel Museum; The New Orleans Museum; the Brooklyn Museum, The North Carolina Museum of Art; The Greenville County Museum; Yale University Art Gallery; the Herbert F. Johnson Museum at Cornell University; and the Tel Aviv Museum among many other important public and private collections.

Goldsleger has received two Artists Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and other regional and state artist’s grants. Her work has been discussed in an extensive list of publications including Art in America, Artforum, The Hudson Review, The New York Observer, Burnaway and ArtNet Magazine. Her international residencies at the La Napoule Foundation and a US/France Exchange Fellowship in Paris have provided invaluable resources for her work.

Goldsleger’s public project Crossroads is a permanent mosaic tile floor installation in Terminal A of the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta. She holds an MFA from Washington University in St. Louis. Currently, Goldsleger is the Morris Eminent Scholar in Art at Augusta University in Georgia.