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Art lecturer, Amanda Crary collaborates with Assistant Professor of poetry, Ansel Elkins

Posted on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

“Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.” This phrase of Plutarch’s describes one teaching innovation presently underway at UNCG. This fall, art lecturer Amanda Crary approached visiting assistant professor of poetry, Ansel Elkins, about a collaboration between their classes. Elkins found room in her syllabus for Crary’s idea and the work began. […]

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Penland

Posted on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

Congratulations to Anna Rafalowski (BFA candidate) who was accepted to the Penland Partnership Program for the summer of 2017!

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Taos to Tepito – MFA Exhibition @ GPS

Posted on Friday, November 4th, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

Our second year MFA candidates will have their exhibition opening at GPS from 6-9pm Friday November 4th. A Pecha Kulcha presentation will begin at 7:15pm which will detail highlights of their summer expedition as well as reflections and insights into how the trip influenced their artwork.

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Ibrahim Said: Shababik: New Ceramic Sculptures

Posted on Friday, November 4th, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

Now in the Gatewood Gallery (527 Highland Avenue) through November 30th. Opening reception, November 4, 5pm – 8pm  

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School of Dance alumni featured in Van Dyke theater inaugural performance

Posted on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

From the UNCG Campus Weekly: The 2016 North Carolina Dance Festival, a 26-year-old annual showcase of modern and contemporary choreography by N.C. artists, will bring a meaningful closing performance to Greensboro November 12, after stops in Raleigh and Boone. The performance will inaugurate the Van Dyke Performance Space, a newly created black-box theater in the […]

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