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Lovesphere 22 Improvisation Installation and Broadcast

Posted on Friday, March 17th, 2017 by jhutchens under Art. Tags:

FRIDAY MARCH 17– please join us in person for a once-in-a-lifetime acoustic installation of some of the Triad’s most innovative musicians! Greensboro Project Space  219 West Lewis Street  7:30pm Lovesphere 22 Improvisation Installation and Broadcast-  Free, on WUAG 103.1 FM in Greensboro or streaming here. Musicians ANYWHERE are invited to record themselves accompanying the broadcast […]

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Symphony Orchestra and Combined Choirs Perform Verdi’s Requiem

Posted on Monday, February 27th, 2017 by derice under Art, CVPA, Music.

The UNCG School of Music Symphony Orchestra and Combined University Choirs, conducted by Dr. Kevin M. Geraldi, performed Giuseppe Verdi’s monumental Messa da Requiem to a capacity audience at UNCG Auditorium on Friday, February 24, 2017. The students of the orchestra and choirs were joined by a quartet of accomplished School of Music alumni soloists: Jill Bowen Gardner (MM ’95), soprano; […]

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Jane Lombard Gallery

Posted on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 by jhutchens under Art. Tags: ,

  Carmen Neely It makes it more so if you say so  February 23 – April 8, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, February 23 6 – 8PM New York City – Jane Lombard Gallery is pleased to present It makes it more so if you say so, Carmen Neely’s first solo show in New York. The […]

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Anna Celenza Interdisciplinary Lectures in the Arts

Posted on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 by Ashley Oliveira under Art, CVPA, Music. Tags: , , , , , ,

The College of Visual and Performing Arts at UNCG is very pleased to announce the inaugural Anna Celenza Interdisciplinary Lectures in the Arts. Made possible through the generosity of Dr. Anna H. Celenza, who holds undergraduate degrees in both music and visual arts from UNCG, these lectures are intended to provide the opportunity for students […]

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Charles Williams (MFA candidate)

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

Charles Williams is exhibiting in the following locations: 2016 • “Lost and Found” – Artspace – Raleigh, NC / Dec 2, – Jan 21, 2017 (solo) http://artspacenc.org/ 2017 • “The World Is A Mirror of My Freedom” McColl Center of Art and Innovation – Charlotte, NC / Jan. 26, – March 25, 2017 (group) http://mccollcenter.org/ […]

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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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Student Work @ The SE Center for Photography

Posted on Monday, October 31st, 2016 by ekane under Art, CVPA.

Congratulations to Paula Damasceno de Oliveira (BFA Candidate) whose work, “The Nucleus of Us All #2”, was selected to be included in the upcoming Portal exhibition at The SE Center for Photography.  The exhibition is opened 12/2/16 through 12/31/2016. The SE Center for Photography is an exhibition and education venue promoting the art and enjoyment […]

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