MFA Candidate Exhibition at Crooks Corner in January 2018

January 11, 2018

Crook’s Corner currently has an exhibition curated by faculty elin o’Hara slavick and entitled Eclectic Eyes up through January. It includes work by MFA candidates Cheiko Murasugi, Laura Little, Michael Keaveney, Peter Hoffman, Sara Farrington, and Allison Coleman.

Recipients of the Fall 2017 Pollard Travel Fellowships

January 11, 2018

Congratulations to the recipients of the Fall 2017 Pollard Travel Fellowships! Franny Brock and Kelsey Martin attended “Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from the Horvitz Collection,” a symposium in honor of Professor Mary Sheriff, held … Continued

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.