Edward Rice Still-Life Painting - Fortress
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Edward Rice
Fortress

2012

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Edward Rice was born in 1953 in Augusta, GA and raised in North Augusta, SC. He was protégé of Freeman Schoolcraft from 1972-1979 and Director / Artist in Residence at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta from 1979-1982. The artist is the recipient of a South Carolina Arts Commission Artist Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts / Southern Arts Federation Regional Fellowship, and the Elizabeth O'Neil Verner Governor's Award Rice's work is in the permanent collections of the Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina; the Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina; the South Carolina State Museum, Columbia; the Greenville County Museum of Art, South Carolina; the Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia; the Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia; and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, Louisiana. "Fortress I" is the first in an series of studies of the remnants of the barracks at Fort Frederica in Saint Simons Island, Georgia. Fort Frederica and the nearby town were built by James Oglethorpe between 1736 and 1748 to protect the southern boundary of the British colony of Georgia from Spanish raids. This archaeological remnant is taken out of its natural surroundings and placed firmly on a flat ground with dramatic stage lighting casting deep shadows in the background.

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  • Dimensions
    H 31.75 in. x W 26.5 in.H 80.65 cm x W 67.31 cm
  • Gallery Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    LU15521968533
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