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Upcoming Exhibitions:

  May 9 - August 16, 2020 - Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Illinois

Philip Juras’s exhibit of landscape paintings celebrates the rich aesthetics, ecology, and history of Illinois prairies. Over a five-year period, guided by some of the foremost prairie conservationists in Illinois and by his own research, Juras traveled from his home in Athens, Georgia, to the Chicago area and beyond to discover—and rediscover—a vision of an ecosystem that has virtually vanished in North America. A dozen larger sized studio canvases and many smaller field paintings depicting remnants, restorations, and imagined re-creations take the viewer on a journey of prairie landscapes from the Wisconsin border to the southern end of the state.

 

March - April 2020 - UGA CED Circle Gallery, Athens, Georgia

Upcoming Events/Presentation:

  October 25, 2019 Film Premier for Cultivating the Wild at the Bartram Trail Conference, Montgomery, Alabama.
 

March 4, 2020 - CED alumnus Philip Juras will lecture on understanding and preserving landscapes through art, coinciding with the opening of his exhibition in the Circle Gallery. A reception will follow. Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 5:00pm. UGA College of Environment and Design, Athens, Georgia
https://calendar.uga.edu/event/philip_juras_exhibit_opening_and_lecture#.XSeiBXspCUk

Recent Solo Exhibitions:

2017

Landscapes of Chingaza (Paisajes de Chingaza), Biblioteca Virgilio Barco, Bogotá, Colombia, July - September 2017.  Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC, December 4-8, 2017.

2016 The Wild Treasury of Nature: A Portrait of Little St. Simons Island, The Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia, February - May 2016. Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia, July - September 2016.
2011 Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier, Landscapes Inspired by Bartram's Travels, Telfair Museum, Savannah, Georgia, January - May 2011, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia, May - July 2011.

For a complete list of past exhibits, selected presentations, and publications see: About the Artist


 


Morris Musuem, Augusta, GA, 2011