Georgia Strange earned an EdD in Higher Education from the University of Georgia. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, a master’s degree in Science Education and an MFA in Fine Arts from Indiana University.
Dr. Strange served as an arts administrator and professor at University of Georgia, Indiana University, and Centre College of Kentucky. She also was on the faculty at The Ohio State University. Dr. Strange received the James P. Holland Award for Exemplary Teaching and Service to Students and the Herman Frederic Lieber Memorial Award in Recognition of Distinguished Teaching at Indiana University. She was selected as a Senior Teaching Fellow at the University of Georgia and admitted to its Teaching Academy.
Service in the Peace Corps in Liberia, West Africa, work on an archaeological excavation in Greece, study in Italy, and research travel in China continue to be important influences in her artwork. She was awarded an Indiana Arts Commission Masters Fellowship, and several competitive research grants at universities where she has taught. In addition to exhibiting at many venues across the country, she has exhibited work as a National Affiliate member artist at SOHO20 since 1990.
Dr. Strange served on the Board of Directors of the College Art Association and the Board of Directors for the National Council of Arts Administrators. She continues to be active in the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.