WUGA Spotlight Interviews

WUGA presents one-on-one interviews with some of the most prolific artists and fascinating people who call Athens home. These interviews typically air mid afternoons during NPR's Here & Now and also over the weekend during Weekend Edition and Weekends on All Things Considered.

Michael Cardin w/Didi Dunphy and Pat Priest

Artist in Residence for June: Interview

Jun 12, 2018
Photo: Michael Cardin

WUGA's June Artist in Residence, Eleanor Davis stopped WUGA's studios to talk about her art and our AIR event on Saturday, June 16.  For more information call 706-542-9842 or email wuga@uga.edu.

Performing Arts Center New Season

Jun 7, 2018
Photo: Michael Cardin

Jeffrey Martin, the new director of UGA's Performing Arts Center, recently visited WUGA to talk about the PAC's upcoming season with Michael Cardin.

WUGA's Artist in Residence Event for May

May 16, 2018

WUGA's successful Artist In Residence series continues in May with Saturday's event at the home of Noah James Saunders.  Pat Priest, a member of WUGA's Community Advisory Council and the developer of this series, talked with Michael Cardin about Noah and his work.

Photo: Michael Cardin

WUGA's Artist in Residence for April 2018 is painter Broderick Flanigan.  The event is at the home of the artist on Saturday, April 21 from 3-5pm.  For more information about this WUGA fundraising event, link to WUGA's Facebook page at


Artist in Residence: Lisa Freeman

Mar 21, 2018
Photo: Michael Cardin

WUGA's Artist in Residence for March is Lisa Freeman. Lisa recently talked with WUGA's Michael Cardin about her work and the upcoming event at her home Saturday, March 24.  For more information and tickets call 706-542-9842.