Professor Emerita Mary Sturgeon receives Aristeia Award from ASCSA

November 1, 2016

Congratulations to Mary Sturgeon, Professor Emerita, Department of Art, affiliated faculty in Classics and the Curriculum of Archaeology, on being named one of 2017’s two recipients of the Aristeia Award for Distinguished Alumni/ae of the American School of Classical Studies … Continued

Alumna Alyssa Miserendino has solo show opening at Flanders Gallery

November 1, 2016

Solo exhibition opening, Friday November 4, 2016 The Peanut Gallery solo exhibition Opening Reception Friday, November 4th, 2016 6:00-9:00pm (Apart of Raleigh’s First Friday) Flanders Art Gallery 505 S. Blount Street Raleigh, NC 27601 The Peanut Gallery is an installation based on … Continued

In Memoriam: Distinguished Professor Mary Sheriff

October 21, 2016

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 … Continued

Alumna Stacey Kirby wins ARTPrize 2016 Grand Prize

October 11, 2016

Congratulations to BFA alumna Stacey Kirby, whose The Bureau of Personal Belonging won the ArtPrize Grand Prize of $200,000 from a jury of art experts. You can read more about it here.

In Memorium: Alumnus Charles Davis (1939-2015)

October 11, 2016

The Art Department would like to remember Charles Davis (PhD 1973), who died in Munich on October 26th, 2015. From his obituary in the Burlington Magazine: “He was born in Burlington, North Carolina, on 19th October 1939 and in 1973 … Continued

Update from Alumnus Eric Pickersgill

September 27, 2016

Fall 2016 Studio Update! “Removed, TEDxPantheonSorbonne” Paris, 2016 / 24″ x 20″ Pigment Print, Edition of 20 So much has happened this hot summer and I am excited to announce several lectures, upcoming shows, and the video of my Paris talk via TEDxPantheonSorbonne. Also … Continued