2013 Art Department Commencement Address

July 8, 2013

Below is the text of the Commencement Address presented by graduating senior Ben Wainmann at the 2013 Art Department Commencement Ceremony: The last time I stood before an audience, things did not go very well: It was a few weeks … Continued

Art Department Undergrad and Grad Students in NCMA College Exhibition

April 26, 2013

The result of a recent collaboration between the North Carolina Museum of Art and East Carolina University will debut alongside the Museum’s fall exhibition of still-life masterpieces. The student exhibition, A Life, Still, features photography, video, printmaking, drawing, ceramics, textiles, and painting … Continued

Task: Oliver Herring

April 26, 2013

The UNC Art Department presented a performance by Oliver Herring, Hanes Visiting Artist on Saturday, March 20th in Gerrard Hall. German-born experimental artist Oliver Herring led an improvisational community event called TASK. Herring, the spring artist-in-residence in the art department … Continued

Undergraduate Studio Art Awards Competition Applications Due

April 26, 2013

It is that time of year to begin thinking about entering your work in to the Undergraduate Studio Art Majors Awards Competition. Last year we awarded over $18,000 in prize money and scholarships!  We will be posting the award descriptions, procedures and … Continued

Show Curated by Undergraduate Art Major Opens October 12

April 26, 2013

Join curator Kaitlin Knapp, BA with Art History emphasis major, at the opening of her show “The American Landscape” this coming Friday, 12 October, at 8pm at 143A University Square! Featured artists Jeremy Bass, Diego Camposeco, Kaitlin Knapp, and Hannah Shaban explore the … Continued

2013 Undergraduate Honors Symposium

April 25, 2013

Please join us in celebrating the achievements of our outstanding students in the Art Department! This year’s Undergraduate Honors Symposium will be held on Friday, 26 April 2013 in Hanes Art Center 222. We will begin the festivities with lunch … Continued

2012 Undergraduate Art Symposium

April 23, 2013

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