St. EOM of Pasaquan Exhibit – Panel Presentation, Discussion and Reception
211 Hoyt St
Athens, GA 30601
The Lyndon House hosts an exhibit featuring artifacts, paintings, sculpture, wearable costumes and garments all created by Eddie Owens Martin (aka St. EOM) of Pasaquan. Pasaquan is Martin’s visionary artist environment recently restored by the Kohler Foundation. Pasaquan is located in Buena Vista, Georgia and is overseen by Michael McFalls, professor of art at Columbus State University. This exhibit and associated events are made possibly through a Public Impact Grant from the Willson Center and are a partnership with the University of Georgia Press, which is launching the reprint of Tom Patterson’s St. Eom in the Land of Pasaquan.
The Pasaquan panel discussion welcomes Professor Michael McFalls, Columbus State University and Director of Pasaquan, historian Fred Fussell, the Pasaquan Preservation Societypresident, Annie Moye, Author Tom Patterson and others. This panel will include the story of Pasaquan, the importance of preserving visionary art and its legacy as well as tales of the extraordinary St. EOM from those who knew him well.
This exhibit is on display November 8, 2018 – January 12, 2019.