Dr. Vincent Keesee: A Southerner’s Perspective
: August 11 th – September 21 st
A one-man show featuring a collection of works by retired ABAC professor Dr.
Vincent Keesee. Dr. Keesee studied painting at the Richmond Professional
Institute before making his way down to the University of Georgia where he
obtained his master’s degree in fine art, and later his PhD in art history. In 1965
Dr. Keesee joined the teaching faculty at ABAC and taught classes until 1995. Dr.
Keesee’s work is largely rooted in Southern culture, and often depicts lively scenes
of his interpretation of everyday life and its intricacies as well as biblical stories
with a modern twist.