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.

Angels Descending from Heaven
Angels Descending from Heaven

Courtesy of Georgia Council for the Arts.

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 #5are part of Georgia’s State Art Collection.

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Variations on a Theme #5

Variations on a Theme #5

Variations on a Theme #5 by Dorothy Berge is part of Georgia's State Art Collection. Bronze, 30 x 10 inches

Courtesy of Georgia Council for the Arts, Georgia's State Art Collection.

Angels Descending from Heaven

Angels Descending from Heaven

Angels Descending from Heaven by Dorothy Berge is part of Georgia's State Art Collection. Bronze, 11 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches

Courtesy of Georgia Council for the Arts, Georgia's State Art Collection.