MFA Candidate Chieko Murasugi exhibition at Duke University

November 14, 2017

Duke University’s West Union Gallery Collections Presents: “the fierce urgency of now” (MLK) an exhibition of paintings by Chieko Murasugi Chieko Murasugi was born in Tokyo, educated in Canada in both visual science and art, and lived in San Francisco for twenty years … Continued

PhD Candidate Carlee Forbes named Fulbright-Hays Fellow

September 22, 2017

Congratulations to graduate student Carlee Forbes, one of six UNC students named to the 2017 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellows Program. More details can be found here. Carlee Forbes is a doctoral candidate in the Art History Department from Kalamazoo, Michigan. … Continued

PhD Candidate Francine Kola-Bankole has 2 recent publications

September 22, 2017

Congratulations to graduate student Francine Kola-Bankole, who has had two new reviews published recently. The first, about Ifa Divination, is on H-Net online. The second, about Nigerian modernism, is in the forthcoming winter issue of African Arts.

2017 Top MFA Prize: Vanessa Murray

June 27, 2017

To the 2017 MFA graduate class of UNC, Over the last couple of weeks I have reviewed your work for the Top MFA Prize. Last fall I had the privilege of meeting many of you in your studios, which has … Continued