Faculty Artwork

Joy Drury Cox, Still Life, archival inject photographs, 2010 

UNC’s art faculty are both exceptional artists and professors. Every studio faculty member is dedicated to research and production as artists who teach. The greatest teaching tool in the classroom is the faculty member who is first and foremost a practicing artist. View some of the outstanding works of art produced by our faculty. See more

In Memoriam


Art Department faculty, staff and students are greatly saddened by the recent death of Mary Sheriff, W.R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Art History, former chair of the department, and much-admired colleague and teacher here at UNC at Chapel Hill since 1983. Words cannot express fully how much she will be missed in Hanes Art Center. You can read a more detailed obituary and some personal remembrances of Mary here: https://art.unc.edu/2016/10/21/in-memoriam-distinguished-professor-mary-sheriff/.