New Publication from Art History Faculty

March 31, 2012

Congratulations to Associate Professor John P Bowles on the publication of Adrian Piper: Race, Gender, and Embodimentby Duke University Press.In 1972 the artist Adrian Piper began periodically dressing as a persona called the Mythic Being, striding the streets of New … Continued

Susan Harbage Page photo series featured in two publications

March 31, 2012

Susan Harbage Page photographs objects found at the international border (objects trouvés), in the Rio Grande Valley, near Brownsville (USA) and Matamoros (Mexico). The photographs, part of her Border Project, depict no immigrants, only the dried out clothes that they … Continued

Three MFA Graduate Students included in Summer Invitational Exhibition

March 31, 2012

Travis Donovan (MFA 2011), Chris Musina (MFA 2012) and Tracy Spencer-Stonestreet (MFA 2011) are featured in the currently traveling MFA invitational exhibition Untitled. Organized and curated by University of Virginia graduate students Michael Maizels and Brittany Strupp, the exhibition pairs … Continued

John Bowles discusses Adrian Piper on The State of Things

March 31, 2012

Skin color is the most influential factor behind racial identity, but determining race has never been black and white. A new book by legal scholar Daniel Sharfstein called “The Invisible Line: Three American Families and the Secret Journey from Black … Continued

elin o’Hara slavick current show AFTERMATH

March 31, 2012

elin o’Hara slavick’s current show AFTERMATH is on exhibit at the Global Education Center, UNC, Chapel Hill campus until November 11, 2010. She will give a lecture on her work there November 3 at 6:30pm.Check out a documentary video on … Continued

Eduardo Douglas co-winner of 2011 ALAA book award

March 31, 2012

Associate Professor Eduardo Douglas’s book In the Palace of Nezahualcoyotl: Painting Manuscripts, Writing the Pre-Hispanic Past in Early Colonial Period Tetzcoco, Mexico(University of Texas Press) is the co-winner of the eleventh annual book award from the Association for Latin American … Continued

2012 Undergraduate Art Symposium

March 31, 2012

The UNC Department of Art will be honoring undergraduate research and creativity in its annual Undergraduate Honors Symposium on Friday, 13 April 2011. After an invitation-only luncheon at noon, the undergraduate honors scholars will be giving presentations of their work … Continued

Art Supply Exchange

March 31, 2012

Amassed a large collection of leftover art supplies? Need different supplies for this semester’s classes? Then come to the Art Supply Exchange on Monday, 16 January, from 10am – 5pm in Hanes 216. Let your half used charcoals and pots … Continued