Dorothy Berge

Dorothy Berge was born in Ottawa, Illinois, in 1923 and died in Stillwater, Minnesota, in 2009. A sculptor, she earned her master’s degree in visual arts from Georgia State University in Atlanta.
Many of her works can be found in Atlanta's High Museum of Art, and one, called Cor-Ten Steel, can be found at the corner of Peachtree Street and 14th Street. Her bronze sculptures, Angels Descending from Heaven and Variations on a Theme #5, are part of Georgia’s State Art Collection.
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Foley, Kayla. "Dorothy Berge." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 21 July 2017. Web. 17 January 2019.
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