Atlanta Metro / Atlanta

Oglethorpe University Museum of Art

4484 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30319

404-364-8555
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Join us at the museum to view our diverse permanent collection as well as exclusive exhibitions from around the world.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Members, OU faculty & staff & students $0.00

    Non-members, senior citizens, students $5.00

    Facility Amenities

    Meeting Facilities, Party Facilities, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Time is an Illusion: Revisiting Einstein’s Theories of Relativity

    Time is an Illusion: Revisiting Einstein’s Theories of Relativity

    01/22/2015 - 04/30/2015

    The Experimental Confirmation of the General Theory of Relativity, ca. 1920

    "Time is an Illusion" is organized by the faculty and staff of the Philip Weltner Library, the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, and Division III – Natural Sciences in celebration of the centenary of Einstein's theory and Oglethorpe University's 100 Years on Peachtree (1915-2015).

    This handwritten manuscript, The Experimental Confirmation of the General Theory of Relativity, ca. 1920, was penned by ... read more

  • Georgia Watercolor Society Signature Exhibition

    Georgia Watercolor Society Signature Exhibition

    01/23/2015 - 04/30/2015

    The Georgia Watercolor Society (GWS) holds the Signature Member Exhibition biennially. The GWS National Exhibition, open to any artist working in water media, is held annually. The Oglethorpe Museum of Art (OUMA) is delighted to host the GWS in 2015 for both the Signature and National exhibitions.

    The Georgia Watercolor Society was formed in March 1975. It was organized to advance the art of watercolor painting wh... read more

  • Georgia Watercolor Society National Exhibition

    Georgia Watercolor Society National Exhibition

    03/24/2015 - 04/30/2015

    The Georgia Watercolor Society (GWS) holds a Signature Member Exhibition biennially and the GWS National Exhibition, open to any artist working in water media, is held annually.

    The Georgia Watercolor Society was formed in March 1975. It was organized to advance the art of watercolor painting while contributing to the cultural atmosphere and standards of the state of Georgia. It also provides support and assistanc... read more

  • Vehicle for the Voice of Muslim Women: A Discussion with Azizah Magazine

    Vehicle for the Voice of Muslim Women: A Discussion with Azizah Magazine

    04/22/2015 - 04/22/2015

    Azizah Kahera, presents "A Vehicle for the Voice of Muslim Women," as part of the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art (OUMA) exhibition "Azadi va Edalat: Stories Retold by Contemporary Iranian Women Artists."

    Kahera is currently the COO for Azizah magazine, the vehicle for the voice of Muslim American women – a publication that portrays their experiences and shatters commonly held stereotypes. Motivated by her desire to ensure the magazine remains a prosperous and sustainable busine... read more

  • Empowerment of Inspiration

    Empowerment of Inspiration

    04/29/2015 - 04/29/2015

    A demonstration and lecture by Judith Greenberg, an accomplished watercolorist and art educator

    Judy Greenberg, an art juror and demonstrator, has been teaching throughout the world for 35 years. She has endorsed Richeson Kolinsky brushes and was a regular contributor to the Palette Magazine. She is signature member of the California Watercolor Society, Georgia Watercolor Society, National Association of Women Artists and Who's Who in American Art.read more