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McColl Center Hosts Exhibition of Art Professor’s Work
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
The McColl Center for Art + Innovation will present work by Erik Waterkotte, assistant professor of print media, in exhibition September 18 - January 2, 2016.
Art Professor Has Solo Exhibition in Ross Gallery
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Associate Professor of Art Susan Brenner's work is the subject of an exhibition in Ross Gallery at Central Piedmont Community College.
Department of Art & Art History Presents Alumni Biennial
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
The UNC Charlotte Department of Art & Art History presents Verve: The 2015 Alumni Biennial Exhibition.
Franki Completes World's Fair of Money Medal Set
Friday, July 31, 2015
Professor Jamie Franki, associate chair of the Department of Art & Art History, has created the fourth and final commemorative medal in a set for the World's Fair of Money in Chicago.
Art Professor's Work in International Traveling Exhibition
Monday, June 29, 2015
Work by art professor Mary Tuma is in an international traveling exhibition.
Show at Latta Arcade to Benefit Art Department
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Brad Thomas, an alum of the Department of Art & Art History, will donate proceeds from an upcoming exhibition to the Department.
Work by Digital Media Professor in Havana Exhibition
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Denisovan, an app created by Associate Professor of Digital Media Heather Freeman, will be part of an exhibition at the University of Havana, Cuba, in conjunction with the Havana Biennial.
Art Student's Work on Magazine Cover
Monday, May 25, 2015
Work by art student Rachel Fussell is on the cover of the summer issue of Atlantis magazine, a publication of UNC Wilmington.
Design Students Create for Changed Choices
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Graphic design students created an array of materials for the non-profit organization, Changed Choices.
Professor Erik Waterkotte Has Summer Residency at McColl Center
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Assistant Professor of Art Erik Waterkotte is a Summer Artist-in-Residence at McColl Center for Art + Innovation.
Art Professor's Work in Rome Gallery
Friday, May 8, 2015
The Rome gallery c.r.e.t.a.will host a solo exhibition of work by art professor Maja Godlewska, May 16-24.
Tuma's Work in Arab American National Museum Exhibition
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Work by Associate Professor of Art Mary Tuma is in the 10th anniversary exhibition of the Arab American National Museum.
Work by Art Professor in International Exhibit
Thursday, March 26, 2015
A work by Assistant Professor of Art Erik Waterkotte was selected to be part of the Bradley University 35th Annual International Print & Drawing Exhibition in Peoria, IL.
Art Professor to Participate in Fulbright Tour to Cuba
Monday, February 16, 2015
Maja Godlewska, Associate Professor of Art and a Fulbright Scholar Program alumna, will participate in an inaugural Fulbright Association Insight Tour to Cuba in April 2015.
Graphic Design Student Wins Awards
Monday, February 9, 2015
Graphic Design student Charles Wils Glade won two awards in the 2015 AIGA Flux competition.
Department of Art & Art History Hosts Symposium
Thursday, January 29, 2015
The Department of Art & Art History hosts the 4th Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium on Friday, January 30, from 9 am to 12 noon in Storrs 110.
Godlewska's Work at New Gallery of Modern Art
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Associate Professor of Art Maja Godlewska's exhibition, Self, is on view at the New Gallery of Modern Art through February 7.
Student's Work Chosen for National Exhibition
Thursday, January 8, 2015
BFA Print Media student Lauren Ernst's work has been accepted in the 2015 Delta National Small Print Exhibition (DNSPE) at the Bradbury Gallery of Arkansas State University.
Two Art Professors Receive ASC Grants
Monday, December 8, 2014
Two professors in the Department of Art & Art History will receive 2015 Regional Artist Project Grants from the Arts & Science Council (ASC).
Art Ed Professor Joins National Delegation to Finland
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Dr. Delane Vanada, assistant professor of art education and visual studies, will join a National Art Education Association (NAEA) delegation of art education researchers to travel to Helsinki, Finland.
Art Students Exhibit at Gettys Arts Center in SC
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Students in Professor Michael Simpson's Painting I class exhibit work at Gettys Art Center in Rock Hill.
Rowe Galleries Open Three New Shows October 2
Monday, September 29, 2014
The Rowe Galleries present four artists in three shows during the month of October.
Works by Photography Professor Aspen Hochhalter at CPCC’s Pease Gallery
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Central Piedmont Community College’s (CPCC) Pease Gallery presents “Objects in Perspective: Collaboration by Aspen Hochhalter and Natalie Abrams” through November 6. Hochhalter is an Associate Professor of Art and a Photography Area Coordinator at UNC Charlotte.
McColl Center Celebrates 15th Anniversary with Exhibition of Art Professor’s Work
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The McColl Center for Art + Innovation will celebrate its 15th anniversary with the presentation of Arctic Utopia, a major exhibition of mixed media sculptures, videos, and site-specific installations by UNC Charlotte Assistant Professor of Art and 1999 McColl Center Alumnus Marek Ranis.
Department of Art & Art History Presents Faculty Biennial 2014
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Faculty Biennial 2014, an exhibition of exemplary works by twenty-five faculty from the Department of Art & Art History, is on view in Rowe Galleries through September 24.
Art & Art History Welcomes New African Art History Professor
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Department of Art & Art History welcomes Dr. Lisa Homann as Assistant Professor of African Art History.
Freeman to Exhibit at Pease Gallery
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) will display prints and accompanying text from “Denisovan,” an interactive work by UNC Charlotte Associate Professor of Art Heather Freeman, July 14 through September 4, in its Pease Gallery on the CPCC central campus.
Williams is Artist in Residence at Denmark Center
Friday, June 13, 2014
Associate Professor of Ceramics Janet Williams is an Artist in Residence at Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center.
Design Students Win ADDY Awards
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Five graphic design students won nine individual Student ADDY Awards in the 2014 Charlotte AAF (American Advertising Federation) Student Competition.
Simpson Exhibits in Rock Hill Gallery
Friday, April 4, 2014
Michael Simpson, lecturer in the Department of Art & Art History, is one of three featured artists in the exhibition Seeking the Sublime at the Dalton Gallery in Rock Hill, SC.
Art Education Hosts Arts Integration Symposium
Thursday, February 27, 2014
On Saturday, April 26, the UNC Charlotte Department of Art & Art History art education program, in partnership with the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, will sponsor a symposium and professional development opportunity focused on the power of contemporary art integration.
Waterkotte Shows in National Juried Exhibition
Thursday, February 20, 2014
A suite of prints entitled "Vanishing Landscapes," by Assistant Professor Erik Waterkotte of the Department of Art & Art History, was selected to be included in the 29th Positive Negative-Pages exhibition .
Ranis Film part of Sochi Exhibition
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
A film by Assistant Professor of Art Marek Ranis is on view in an exhibition in Sochi during the Winter Olympic Games.
Bergmann Joins The Third Act at ATHICA
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Artist Malena Bergmann, a faculty member in the Department of Art & Art History, is one of nine artists participating in an exhibition at the Athens Institute for Contemporary Art (ATHICA).
Art Student Curates Show at Student Union
Monday, November 25, 2013
Art student Jenna Colhouer has curated a show at the Student Union Gallery, which runs December 3-20.
Dowell Creates Murals for Concord
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Sharon Dowell, Rowe Gallery manager and adjunct professor in the Department of Art & Art History, has created murals for the town of Concord.
Wallace to Present in “Art in Odd Places”
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Jennifer Marie Wallace, Lecturer in the Department of Art & Art History, will present May 1540 as part of the festival “Art in Odd Places” in Greensboro, November 1 and 2.
Miller and Collis in Rowe Galleries
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
The Department of Art & Art History and Rowe Galleries present two installations by guest artists, Liz Miller: Invasive Adornment and Shannon Collis: Frequencies. The Miller-Collis exhibition opens September 30 and closes October 30, with a closing reception on October 30 from 5 to 7 pm.
Art student and Alum Participate in SIGGRAPH Asia
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
The Department of Art & Art History will have two students at the SIGGRAPH Asia conference this fall.
Art Alum Has Show in Student Union
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
The Student Union Gallery will host the exhibit "Monuments" through Wednesday, September 18, featuring work by UNC Charlotte art alumna Lydia Goldbeck.
Franki Creates Heath Medal
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Jamie Franki, Associate Chair of the Department of Art & Art History, has designed the award medal for the new Heath Literary Award.
Buyssens and Freeman Participate in "ANIMATED!"
Friday, August 23, 2013
Ryan Buyssens, Director of the Digital Fabrication Lab, and Heather Freeman, associate professor of digital media, will have work in the GreenHill Gallery exhibition, "ANIMATED!".
Williams to Exhibit "A Topography of Touch" at CPCC
Thursday, August 1, 2013
The Ross Gallery at CPCC will present A Topography of Touch, a collection of ceramic and porcelain works by UNC Charlotte Assistant Professor of Ceramics Janet Williams, August 12 – September 26.
Art & Art History Welcomes New Faculty
Thursday, July 25, 2013
The Department of Art & Art History is pleased to welcome two new faculty members in the fall of 2013: Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary 3D Studio Thomas Schmidt and Assistant Professor of Art Education Jane Dalton.
Art Students Exhibit at Environmental Festival
Friday, April 19, 2013
Environmentally-themed works by UNC Charlotte art students will be in a featured exhibition at the Green Goats & Gardens Festival on April 27.
Dr. Emerling Presents at Clark Institute
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Dr. Jae Emerling, Department of Art & Art History, was invited to participate in a colloquium at the prestigious Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Art History Student Wins Two Scholarships
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Senior art history major and Honors candidate Michael Murray won two prestigious scholarships awarded by the UNC Charlotte Honors College.
Ranis Has Solo Show at New Gallery of Modern Art
Monday, March 25, 2013
Assistant Professor Marek Ranis shows new works at the New Gallery of Modern Art, April 3-May 5.
Bergman Wins Juror's Choice Award
Monday, March 11, 2013
Malena Bergman has won the Juror's Choice Award in the 2013 NC Artists Exhibition at the Betty Ray McCain Gallery in Raleigh for a photo from her performance piece, "The Sowing."
Emerling's Book Named Outstanding Title
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Photography: History and Theory (Routledge, 2012), by Assistant Professor of Art History Jae Emerling, has been named Outstanding Academic Title for Photography by Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.
Art Student Rob Bates Receives Award
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Rob Bates, a student in the Department of Art & Art History, has been selected to receive the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation’s 2013 Colonel John W. Thomason, Jr. Award for combat artwork.
BFA Student Haynes Has Solo Show
Monday, January 28, 2013
Sandra Haynes, a student in the Department of Art & Art History, is exhibiting work in a solo show at Pennington-McIntyre Gallery on the campus of Cleveland Community College.
Waterkotte Exhibits at the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Two new print installations by Erik Waterkotte, Assistant Professor of Print Media in the Department of Art & Art History, are being featured in the exhibition "Utopia/Dystopia" at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Godlewska Receives ASC Regional Artist Project Grant
Monday, December 3, 2012
Maja Godlewska, Associate Professor of Art, has received a 2012 Regional Artist Project Grant from the Arts & Science Council.
Art Student Embeds in Afghanistan
Monday, November 26, 2012
UNC Charlotte art student Rob Bates, who is earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in illustration, has received Invitational Travel Orders to embed with the United States Marines as a freelance war artist on behalf of American Public Media's The Story. Bates will fly to Kabul, Afghanistan on December 5 and will be embedded with a battalion of Marines from Camp LeJeune from December 8 to 18.
Artist Mel Chin to Speak November 29
Monday, November 12, 2012
Award-winning conceptual artist Mel Chin, currently an Artist in Residence at McColl Center for Visual Art, will speak in McKnight Hall on the UNC Charlotte campus on November 29. His talk, “For a Few Dollars More,” will address a variety of recent work and the value and intentions behind them.
Williams in NC Pottery Center Exhibition
Monday, October 22, 2012
Department of Art & Art History Assistant Professor of Ceramics Janet Williams has work in an exhibition of ceramic art at the North Carolina Pottery Center in Seagrove, N.C.
Godlewska Named Best Local Artist
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Maja Godlewska was named Best Local Artist by Creative Loafing in its Best of 2012 Awards.
Rowe Galleries Host Exhibitions by Meanley and Kerrane
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
The UNC Charlotte Department of Art & Art History will host exhibitions of works by guest artists Jennifer Helen Meanley and Rian Kerrane in the Rowe Galleries from October 8 through November 7.
Godlewska Culminates Fulbright with Exhibition
Monday, September 10, 2012
In May/June 2012, Maja Godlewska presented "Un Bel Composto," an installation at Galeria Miejska (City Gallery) in Wroclaw, Poland, culminating her six-month research of Central European Baroque.
Williams featured in “Repetitive Nature” exhibit in Minneapolis
Friday, September 7, 2012
Department of Art & Art History Assistant Professor Janet Williams will participate in a three-person themed exhibition titled “Repetitive Nature” at the Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis.
Ranis Wins Fellowship Award
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Assistant Professor Marek Ranis has received a North Carolina Artist Fellowship Award in the experimental video category.
Godlewska and Ranis in SURVIVAL Art Review
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Maja Godlewska and Marek Ranis, both professors in the UNC Charlotte Department of Art & Art History, participated this summer in the 10th edition of the SURVIVAL Art Review in Poland.
Art Alumnus Wins Award, Residency
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Art department alumnus Austin Ballard recently received a Dave Brown Project grant and has been awarded a residency at the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop.
Birzeit University Museum Show Features Work by Assoc. Professor Mary Tuma
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Associate Professor of Fibers Mary Tuma has work in an exhibition presented by the Birzeit University Museum, Palestine.
Professor Jamie Franki Designs Official ANA Medal
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Illustration professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Art & Art History Jamie Franki has designed the official medal for the American Numismatic Association’s 121st Anniversary Convention.
Dr. Vanada Presents at International Conferences
Monday, June 25, 2012
Dr. Delane Ingalls Vanada, assistant professor of art education, represents UNC Charlotte at two international conferences this summer.
Aspen Hochhalter featured in The Kiernan Gallery
Monday, June 4, 2012
Aspen Hochhalter is one of eight artists featured in the Kiernan Gallery's First Annual Portfolio Showcase juried by artist Dan Estabrook.
Aspen Hochhalter featured in the Light Factory's Fifth Juried Annuale
Monday, June 4, 2012
Aspen Hochhalter is one of six artists featured in the Light Factory's Fifth Annuale, juried by Kevin Miller, Director of the Southeast Museum of Photography in Daytona Beach, Florida.
UNC Charlotte Art Students' Accomplishments
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
The Department of Art & Art History is pleased to announce student accomplishments for the Spring of 2012.
Jae Emerling Publishes Photography: History and Theory
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Dr. Jae Emerling’s recent book, Photography: History and Theory, was published by Routledge in both Europe and the United States and has received widespread acclaim.
Linear Thinking, BFA Illustration Show
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Graduating students from the UNC Charlotte, Department of Art & Art History, Bachelor of FIne Arts degree program will present their BFA Exhibitions with a concentration in Illustration in the Main, Upper and Side Galleries in the Rowe Arts Building from
Sixteen: A BFA Exhibition
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Graduating students from the UNC Charlotte, Department of Art & Art History, Bachelor of FIne Arts degree program will present their BFA exhibitions in 2 and 3 Dimensional media in the Main, Upper and Side Galleries in the Rowe Arts Building from April 16
Illuminated Narratives - BFA Graphic Design Exhibition
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
The Graphic Design BFA exhibition at UNC Charlotte is having an opening reception Wednesday, April 25th, 5-7PM.
UNCC Graphic Design students win PICA Awards
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
The Spring 2011 ARTG 4180 - Print Production class won two PICA Awards for their semester’s project titled “Choose Your Path.”
UNCC Graphic Design students win at Addy Awards
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Multiple UNCC Graphic Design students won Addy Awards in the recent Charlotte AAF (American Advertising Federation) Student Competition.
Exhibition announcement
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Indrani Gall (artist name: Indrani Nayar-Gall) is the featured artist of the 4th Annual Arts & Letters Event of Cleveland Community College.
A Collaborative Printmaking Project
Saturday, March 24, 2012
A collaborative project on Surveillance-Anonymous Course: ARTR 2161 Instructor: Indrani Gall
Vote now for the LIVESTRONG Hospital Artist in Residence Program at the Levine Cancer Institute
Sunday, March 18, 2012
The Department of Art & Art History is collaborating with the Levine Cancer Institute to create a Healing Arts program which will involve planning and programming an art activity room for patients undergoing treatment for cancer.
Visiting Installation / Ceramic Artist
Sunday, March 18, 2012
Ian Johnston is an architect turned sculptor based in Nelson, BC. Since the mid nineties he has been pursuing an interest in ceramic and more recently large-scale installations that often include ceramic.
Rowe Galleries Host Works by Guest Artists
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Rowe Galleries Host Works by Guest Artists March 19-April 5 Patricia Leighton, Del Geist, Kim Rocyeun, Paul Bright & Leigh Ann Hallberg Opening reception, March 19 @ 5 p.m. Rowe Arts Galleries, UNC Charlotte
Faculty Publication Announcement
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Dr. Delane Ingalls Vanada's book, Designing Thinking: Developing Dynamic Learners in the Arts, was released on December 29, 2011.
Annual Juried Student Exhibition
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The UNCC Department of Art & Art History 2012 Annual Juried Student Exhibition will be held in the Main and Upper Galleries in the Rowe Arts Building from February 6th - 28th.
Kim Rocyeun Exhibition
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Kim Rocyeun: Originally from South Korea, currently residing in Charlotte, this award-winning artist has exhibited widely and has received, extensive commentary and reviews of her work.
Indrani Gall's upcoming solo at Winthrop University
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Visual artist and part-time lecturer, Indrani Gall, Department of Art & Art History, COA+A, will be exhibiting her project Conjoined Opposites at Elizabeth Dunlap Patrick Gallery, Winthrop University from February 13 – March 30, 2012.
Monday, January 16, 2012
Artist Indrani Gall led a hands-on public art activity at The Mint Museum Uptown on January 7th at the Romare Bearden Homecoming Event.
UNC Charlotte Hosts Student Art History Symposium
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
ART OF THE QUEEN CITY UNC Charlotte’s First Annual Student Art History Symposium
Faculty Animation and Q&A at the Light Factory
Saturday, January 7, 2012
In partnership with the McColl Center for Visual Art, the Light Factory's \Indie Spotlight\" will feature Art faculty member Heather Freeman's animation \"Pennipotens\" on Thursday, January 12th at 7:30pm. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the di"
Shutter 2012: Third Annual Southeast Regional Juried Student Photography Exhibition
Saturday, January 7, 2012
Shutter 2012: Third Annual Southeast Regional Juried Student Photography ExhibitionSHUTTER 2012, a juried student exhibition sponsored by The Art of Light Photography Club at UNC-Charlotte, showcases innovative contemporary photography bridging traditiona
Painting Projects OPEN HOUSE
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Wednesday, November 30th, 4-6pm
Art Professor Godlewska Receives Fulbright
Sunday, November 20, 2011
Associate Professor of Art Maja Godlewska has received a Fulbright Fellowship to teach painting to graduate students at The Academy of Fine Arts in Wroclaw, Poland, her alma mater, in Spring 2012.
Campbell exhibits work at Western Kentucky University
Thursday, November 3, 2011
From October 14 to November 8, Assistant Professor Bobby Campbell will have an exhibit of his work, titled \Bobby Campbell : Wayfinding,\" on display at Western Kentucky University's Corridor Gallery."
CAA Session Proposal accepted for February 2013 Conference
Thursday, November 3, 2011
Dr. James F. D. Frakes has been selected to co-chair an art history session at the annual College Art Association Conference in February, 2013.
\Playground\" Opening reception"
Monday, October 31, 2011
UNC Charlotte faculty members Maja Godlewska and Mary Tuma (Department of Art and Art History) and E.E. Balcos (Department of Dance) present Playground, a performative installation in which Godlewska’s cloud scrims cascade from the gallery’s 24-foot ceili
Franki Receives ANA Presidential Award
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Professor Jamie Franki, illustration area coordinator for the Department of Art and Art History, recently completed commissions for the 2011 World’s Fair of Money and for the official 2011 American Numismatic Association Pittsburgh National Money Show med
Solo show by Maja Godlewska: On Tigers and Putti
Monday, October 24, 2011
The New Gallery of Modern Art presents a solo show of new works by Maja Godlewska: On Tigers and Putti.
Look Left Look Right
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Work by students who participated in the College of Arts + Architecture’s summer London Field Study in Visual Art will be on exhibition in Storrs Gallery, October 17th - November 2nd.
Monday, October 3, 2011
Marek Ranis is a guest artist at International Art Festival Videobrasil, Sao Paulo Brasil Sept 29- October 5, 2011.
Three UNCC Art Faculty to Exhibit Work in Charlotte at DOMA Gallery
Friday, September 30, 2011
Three faculty members in the UNC Charlotte Department of Art and Art History will be exhibiting their work in the exhibition Alternative Realities at the DOMA Gallery of Fine Art Photography in Charlotte
Faculty Animation on KET
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Assistant Professor of Digital Media Heather Freeman's animation \Pennipotens\" will air on KET, KET2 and KETKY as part of their Reel Visions series."
Art Professor, Janet Williams, receives award from McKnight Foundation, MN
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Janet Williams is a recipient of a 2011 McKnight Artist residency award for ceramic artists at the Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis. The $5000 award will support a residency at NCC for three months during the summer of 2012.
Campbell presents on Charlotte design at DesignCity, Montréal and Universität der Künste, Berlin
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
In Summer 2011, Assistant Professor Bobby Campbell presented \New Voices in the New South\""
Art + Art History alumn's \Charlotte Burger Blog\" in the news and on TV"
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
2011 Digital Media BFA graduate Giovanni Gutierrez's \Charlotte Burger Blog\" has been making the media circuit."
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
An exhibition of work by UNCC Advanced Ceramics students in Rowe Side Gallery, April 20th - 29th. Opening Reception Wednesday 20th April 5-8pm.
Hochhalter included in Photo Alchemy Exhibition
Friday, April 1, 2011
Assistant Professor Aspen Hochhalter will have photographic work included in Photo Alchemy, an international exhibition of contemporary alternative process photography. The Exhibition was juried by Laura Moya and features 35 artists from the United States
Janet Williams Exhibits work at Tampa Airport, FL
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Tampa International Airport presents an exhibition of work by Art Professor, Janet Williams, in conjunction with the 45th annual ceramic conference, NCECA 2011. Williams’ work, A Topography of Touch, explores the interface between two very different tech
Art student Owens in Creative Loafing article
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Six Charlotte based photographers are displaying their work at Twenty-Two in Plaza Midwood. One of them is an Art major at UNCC, Kenny Owens.
Digitally Inclined 2 - Student Juried Show
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
The Digital Art Mob is pleased to announce this year's accepted works to Digitally Inclined 2, the UNC Charlotte student digital art exhibition, juried by Crista Cammaroto and Chris Watts.
Artist Malena Bergmann part of Indie Grits Film Festival
Monday, March 7, 2011
Malena Bergmann's 16mm experimental short film, Fleeting, was accepted for inclusion in the upcoming Indie Grits Film Festival in Columbia, SC (April 13-17, 2011). The film was partially funded by an NC Arts Council Fellowship.
Heather Freeman's \Fuzzy Pictures\" on Exhibit at Coker College"
Friday, March 4, 2011
An art exhibition of digital and traditional media by Heather Freeman will open with a reception on Monday, Feb. 28, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Cecelia Coker Bell Gallery.
Graphic Design and Digital Media Student wins Addy awards
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Student Christian Anzola, a dual-concentration student in Graphic Design and Digital Media, won three awards at the 2011 Charlotte Addy Awards.
Art Students and Others Win National Award
Thursday, February 24, 2011
UNC Charlotte’s Sanskrit magazine won the 10th national Pacemaker Award, which honors general excellence in collegiate magazines. The award, given by the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP), was presented at the organization’s national convention in Louisvi
Art student in Creative Loafing article
Friday, February 18, 2011
osh (Blue) Haney, a student in the Art and Art History Department at UNCC, is the subject of an article in Creative Loafing.
2011 Student Juried Exhibition
Thursday, February 10, 2011
2011 JURIED STUDENT EXHIBITION Juried by Linda Luise Brown, Art critic for the Charlotte Observer and painter.
Artist Malena Bergmann awarded grant
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Malena Bergmann, faculty member in the Department of Art and Art History, was just awarded a grant from the Gallucci Creative Fund. She will be the director and producer of an upcoming collaborative performance project, to be documented in still photogra
Art Professor Interview on Charlotte Viewpoint
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Artist Malena Bergmann was recently interviewed about her project currently on exhibit at The Light Factory (Charlotte, NC) through Feb. 6. The interview also discusses her work generally.
Art Professor on exhibit at de Saisset Museum
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Artist Mary Tuma has work on exhibit at the de Saisset Museum in Santa Clara, CA. Veil: Visible and Invisible Spaces is up through March 11.
Art Professor on exhibit at ATHICA
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Artist Heather Freeman has work on display at the Athens Institute for Contemporary Art in Athens, GA. Taking Part is up through March 6.
Marek Ranis, Sculpture Coordinator
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Invited for Art Residency at Bundanon Trust in Australia summer 2011- a premier residency program in Australia
Art Student News
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Karen Pierce won The Light Factory's Suspicious Mind photography contest.
Jamie Franki, Illustration Coordinator
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
I was invited by the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists to design a Gene Kelly commemorative medallion to be used as the official medal for the PAN state conference in 2011.
Intergraphica Student Organization News
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Intergraphica - Print Media Student Organization:
Print Media Studio News
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Print Media Studio - Print Media students hosted the national Combat Paper Project during the week of November 8-11th, 2010.
Art Professors win ASC Regional Artist Project Grants
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
During a highly-competitive grants cycle, Heather Freeman, John W. Ford, Mary Tuma and Janet Williams were recently awarded Arts and Science Council Project Grants. From 93 applicants in the Visual Arts, 19 recipients were chosen to receive grants.
Maja Godlewska News
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Maja Godlewska has been commissioned to create an installation, Outer Bands for Dzidzius, for Wells-Fargo Cultural Campus - installed in the new Duke Energy Building (September 2010); she has also been invited to participate in Sculpture Key West (in Janu
Dr. James Frakes invited to write on Roman Forum spaces
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Dr. James Frakes has been invited to contribute a chapter on Roman Forum spaces to the \Blackwell Companion to Roman Architecture\", due out 2011. The Blackwell Companion Series is designed to highlight scholarly innovations from the last twenty years, an"
Art Faculty Member Wins Prestigious Pollock Krasner Grant
Monday, November 29, 2010
John W. Ford has been awarded the prestigious Pollock-Krasner grant to assist his studio research and artistic development. Ford will be preparing for three solo exhibitions - in February, March, and May, two visiting artist workshops/lectures, and to pre
Charlotte ARTery Fall Exhibit
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Charlotte ARTery Fall Exhibit - Julie Benda, Janet Lasher, Ashley Lathe, Bev Nagy, Paul Keysar, Jon Tarleton, Teresa Hollmeyer, Nancy Cook, Sharon Dowell, John Ford, Indrani Nayar-Gall, Sharon Sullivan
Cauthen Selected for inclusion in \Carolina's Got Art\""
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Jean Cauthen's oil painting, \Blue\" was selected for inclusion in \"Carolina's Got Art.\" The artwork is on display at Atherton Mills on South Blvd in Charlotte through the end of October. Her painting was one of 136 selected from over 2,000 submissions."
Call for Entries: Juried Print Media Exhibit
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Call for entries Juried Print Media Exhibit Juror: Jennifer E Price, visiting UK Artist Cash Prizes: Best in Show, Second, Third Deadline: Tuesday, Oct 26 Hand deliver your entries to Rowe 259 between 9-5 p.m.
visiting artist announcement
Monday, October 18, 2010
Jesse Eric Schmidt is a visiting performance (& other) artist from NY who will be speaking on November 18 at 2:00 pm (location TBA, contact
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
For Hanover College, Mike Deetsch has curated a two-person show that is intentionally interactive. Both Bobby Campbell and Kristina Arnold create installations that one can literally step into, on, and around. Kristina often creates work that is influence
Woodblock Workshop - October 16th / Application Deadline October 8th!
Friday, September 24, 2010
BFA candidates Jessica Alford and Nick Garris are offering this workshop for students who might be interested. It is at no cost but is competitive. Anyone may submit a design for consideration, as per directions on this poster. The final number of part
Faculty members Heather Freeman and Marek Ranis present work at TED conference
Thursday, September 23, 2010
Professors Freeman and Ranis will have imagery on display at the TEDx conference on Sept. 24. The conference takes place in the Wells Fargo Auditorium in Charlotte, NC.
Alum exhibits in NYC at Christina Ray Gallery
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Lilya Salevska (BFA in Art) exhibited her work at the Christina Ray Gallery in New York City from August 5-21, 2010. She is currently an MFA candidate at UNCG.
Figure Drawing Sundays at Winthrop University - please join us
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
This is an open studio - no instruction - with a nude model, every Sunday afternoon. Anyone over 18 who is interested in drawing the figure and being inspired by talented fellow artists is welcome! Easels and drawing boards provided.
Art Faculty Exhibitions and Lectures 2010
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Exhibitions by the Art Faculty at UNC Charlotte
Dr. Emerling Published in X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Art History professor Dr. Jae Emerling was recently published in the X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, entitled \Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present\""
Spring 2010 Award Recipients
Friday, May 14, 2010
The award recipients for the Department of Art and Art History, spring 2010.
Dottie Bryant: Featured Speaker at Mint Museum Regional Art History Symposium
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Senior Art History student, Dottie Bryan is one of the featured lecturers at the Mint Museum Regional Art History Symposium
Design Students Create H1N1 Posters
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Under the supervision of lecturer, Giulio Turturro, Graphic Design students design H1N1 posters for university campus distribution.
UNC-Charlotte’s Fibers Program featured in Surface Design Journal’s “Spotlight on Education\" Associate Professor Mary Tuma, UNCC’s Fibers Program featured in Surface Design Journal’s “Spotlight on Education\"."
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
<p>Associate Professor Mary Tuma, UNCC’s Fibers Program featured in Surface Design Journal’s “Spotlight on Education\: feature, with 9 images of faculty and student work and text about program. The Surface Design Journal is the field’s leading journal in North America and has international readership, the journal of the Surface Design Association.</p>"
Graduates Work Under Tutelage of Sol LeWitt
Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Two graduates of our program are currently participating in the installation of a Sol LeWitt wall design at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art.
Video/Media Installation Class - ‘Mapping Charlotte’
Saturday, August 1, 2009
An exciting fall semester Video/Media Installation Class - ‘Mapping Charlotte’ - an opportunity for students to work with internationally known installation artist, Sonja Hinrichsen.

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