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Pixar Artist Talk by Tia Kratter – October 4

Posted on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 by jhutchens under Art, CVPA. Tags: ,

Veteran Pixar art director, Tia Kratter will give an artist’s talk Wednesday, October 4 at 6:00 in the Bryan Building, Rm. 160. After working as a background painter at Disney Feature Animation for five years, Tia later freelanced with Disney before joining the Toy Story art team at Pixar in 1993. Tia has served as an art director on […]

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Studio Museum group show to feature School of Art alum Sherrill Roland

Posted on Thursday, August 24th, 2017 by derice under Art, CVPA.

UNCG School of Art Alumn Sherrill Roland will be featured in the Studio Museum’s “Fictions” as part of their “F-series” exhibitions. The Studio Museum in Harlem announced the list of 19 artists to show this fall in “Fictions,” the fifth of the institution’s so-called “F-series” exhibitions of emerging artists. (Past F-series shows, dating back to […]

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Dance Placement Class for Minors & Non-majors

Posted on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

For those of you wanting to move into the next level of Contemporary or Ballet classes, our dance technique placement class will be held on Tuesday, August 15, at 6:30pm in 1510 Walker (formerly SRC) Studio 250. The street address is 1510 Walker Ave., and the building is located at the intersection of Walker and […]

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Dance Welcomes New Instructors

Posted on Thursday, July 20th, 2017 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

The School of Dance welcomes two new instructors to our family:       Clarice Young joins us as an Associate Professor from the Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company, where she was the rehearsal director. Young is also an original member of Camille A. Brown & Dancers and former assistant who continues to work with the […]

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Renovations Underway

Posted on Thursday, July 20th, 2017 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

The Mary Channing Coleman building, home to the School of Dance, is currently undergoing renovations to the old swimming pool and other areas. The pool, closed in July 2016, is being converted into two sprawling dance studios, bringing the total number of dedicated dance studio spaces to six. These new spaces are to be completed […]

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College of Visual and Performing Arts offers summer experiences for youth!

Posted on Friday, May 19th, 2017 by Jeffrey Aguiar under Art, CVPA, Dance, Music, Theatre. Tags: , , , , , , , ,

The Schools of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre within the College of Visual and Performing Arts are offering several summer experiences–long-time staples and new opportunities–in all disciplines: Art, Dance, Music and Theatre. Appropriate for school-aged children and, in some cases, adults, these experiences connect the College to our surrounding community and the region with developmental […]

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The Huffington Post publishes article on the School of Art’s 2017 MFA student Sherrill Roland

Posted on Friday, May 19th, 2017 by jhutchens under Art, CVPA. Tags: , ,

In 2012, artist Sherrill Roland received a call from a detective with a warrant for his arrest. Roland was an art student at the time, preparing to begin graduate school at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Roland, who claimed he had not committed any crime, was in utter disbelief. Click on the Huffington Post […]

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School of Dance Study Abroad

Posted on Friday, March 10th, 2017 by Amy Masters under CVPA.

Her blog entry for UNCG’s Lloyd International Honors College, Dance student Katie Allison describes her adventures in Malta. Read more about it here.  

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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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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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