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School of Art Shines in Raleigh Exhibition

You might say Front Burner: Highlights in Contemporary North Carolina Painting has been on the backburner for a little while. It was 2017.  Ashlynn Browning ('02 MFA Studio Art) was feeling what she describes as "burnt out"  after the recent election and plagued by negativity and devisiveness: "Everything seemed ...
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Sherrill Roland ’09, ’17 MFA awarded the Fellowship in Documentary Arts

Sherrill Roland ’09, ’17 MFA awarded the Fellowship in Documentary Arts from Duke University. Read more... https://vpa.uncg.edu/2019/05/07/sherrill-roland-09-17-mfa-awarded-the-fellowship-in-documentary-arts-from-duke-university/ ...
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Jewels: An Exhibition of Distinguished Alumni

Jewels is an exhibition curated by Associate Professor Emerita Amy Purcell and is a celebration of her 30 years on the faculty at UNCG’s School of Art. The exhibition features the work of twenty-one of Purcell’s former students -- people whom she calls her "jewels" -- and runs ...
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MFA alumna Stephanie J. Woods awarded 2019 Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship

Stephanie J. Woods is a Charlotte, NC based artist creating textile, photography, and community-engaged projects. Through the use of symbolic mediums referencing black American culture and the southern experience, her multimedia works examine the cognitive effects of cultural assimilation, and how performance is ingrained in identity. Woods earned ...
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School of Art MFA Alumna Sheena Rose featured in Miami museum exhibition.

The Other Side of Now: Foresight in Contemporary Caribbean Art is a thematic group exhibition centered on the question, “what might a Caribbean future look like?” With a series of newly commissioned works, The Other Side of Now seeks to think beyond narratives of catastrophe that continue to frame the region ...
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