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DeWitt Godfrey is a Professor of sculpture in the department of Art and Art History at Colgate. Prof. Godfrey did his undergraduate work at Yale University, was a member of the inaugural group of CORE Fellows at the MFA Houston and received his MFA from Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland. He is the recipient of numerous grants and fellowships, including a National Endowment for the Arts Artist's Fellowship, a New York Foundation for the Arts Artists Fellowship, a Japan Foundation Artist's Fellowship, and a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Artist Fellowship. His work is in the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas and the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York. His commissioned work includes "Concordia" for Lexarts, Lexington, KY; "Waverly Place" Cambridge Arts Council; "Greenwich South" a visioning exercise by the Downtown Alliance, New York, NY and installations at Frederik Meijer Garden and Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, MI; The DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA; and the Kennedy Art Museum, Ohio University, Athens, OH.


"Controversial Mural Seen in New Light":The Daily Beacon


"Post Office Mural on Loan to UT": Crossville Chronicle


Controversial UT Mural being shown at UT Downtown Gallery: Knoxville News Sentinel

"The Singing Mural: Marion Greenwood's Long-Concealed Masterwork in a Rare Public Display" :

: Art Knoxville


"Two New Shows at Räla and Downtown Gallery Launch a New Decade for First Friday" : Metropulse

"The Echo of the Object"
: Art Knoxville

"Alumni Gather Collection of Various PIeces for Downtown Gallery" : UT Daily Beacon

"50th Anniversary Watercolor show at UT Downtown Gallery" : Knoxville News Sentinel

"Artists from Near and Far Herald a New Season with Nexus 2013" : MetroPulse

"Brooklyn Based artist Wiliam Lamson finds Wonder in Flux at Downtown Gallery" : MetroPulse

"Pushing the Form: New exhibit goes beyond the line": Knoxville News Sentinel

"The Hokes Archive: The Legacy of Rev. James Randolph Denton"MetroPulse

"UT Downtown picks figurative art from Ewing collection" : Knoxville News Sentinel


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Louis Chan
November 7, 2014 5-9PM
November 7-29, 2014

Of a Feather
December 5, 2014 5-9PM
December 5 - Jan TBA, 2014


Untitled Document

September 5 - 27, 2014

Ask me, I can help.
August 22 -23, 2014

Marion Greenwood in Tennessee
June 6 - August 9, 2014

May 2 - 17, 2014

MFA Thesis Exhibition: Eric Cagley
April 23 - 26, 2014

NEXUS 2014
April 4 - 19, 2014

Topology: Paul Krainak

February 7 - 28, 2014

Death Rock City
January 24 - February 28, 2014

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DeWitt Godfrey
Drawings, Proposals, Plans, Models, Diagrams, Documents

October 3 - 31, 2014

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DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
DeWitt Godfrey, UT Downtown Gallery
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UT Downtown Gallery
106 S. Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902
ph: 865.673.0802
Manager: Mike C. Berry

Gallery Hours

    Tu.: CLOSED
    W: 11-6
    Th.: 11-6
    F: 11-6
    Sat.: 10-3
    Sun: CLOSED

    Please Note: The UT Downtown Gallery closes in observance of national holidays and between exhibitions.