John Hardy (b. 1923)

A Time for Others (A Time for Other Dreams)
Born in 1923 in Tours, France, John Hardy spent much of his career in Georgia. His exhibitions in the state were hosted at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, the Georgia Museum of Art in Athens, and the Lamar Dodd Art Center in LaGrange. He was also an adjunct professor at Georgia State University and the chair of visual arts at the Georgia Institute of Technology, both in Atlanta. 
Among his many achievements as an artist, Hardy was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship. His mixed media work A Time for Others (A Time for Other Dreams) and his pencil work Transferral are part of Georgia's State Art Collection.
close

Loading

Cite This Article
Sanchez, Corina. "John Hardy (b. 1923)." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 13 January 2016. Web. 05 December 2019.
From Our Home Page
Christopher Murphy Jr. (1902-1973)

Christopher Murphy Jr.

Read more...
William B. Hartsfield (1890-1971)

William B. Hartsfield was a man of humble origins who became one of the greatest mayors of Atlanta.

Read more...
Chattahoochee River

The Chattahoochee River rises high in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia and flows southwesterly toward the Alabama state line.

Read more...
Dixie Highway

The Dixie Highway, a network of roads connecting Canada to Florida in the early decades of the twentieth century, was an ambitious undertaking to build the nation's first north–south paved intersta

Read more...
Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries