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UNT Art in Public Places Symposium Sept. 8, 9 & 11

September 8, 2017 to September 11, 2017

A three-day sympoisum kicked off by a keynote panel discussion with experts in the field and featuring lectures by artists selected as finalists for a new artwork commission at the College of Visual Arts and Design. 

For details see:

https://gallery.unt.edu/event-detail/unt-art-public-places-symposium

 

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Drawing and Painting exhibit by Students at the Cora Stafford Gallery

Drawing and Painting Junior Review

Cora Stafford Gallery
University of North Texas
http://gallery.unt.edu
August 30, 2017 to September 16, 2017

Drawing and Painting Junior Review, Fall 2017 supervised by Hanna Pettyjohn.

This exhibition is a compilation of undergraduate Drawing and Painting majors in their junior year. The exhibiton will be open August 30th through September 16th from 1 to 5pm. The reception will take place August 31st from 5 to 7pm in the Cora Stafford Gallery.

Artists in the Exhibition

Elisha Smith
Madison Underwood
Michelle Hinojosa
Jennifer Lindquist
Kendall Bose
Marianna Seaton
Jaime Flores

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truly, madly: Collaborative Photography by Kasumi Chow and Desiree Espada

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http://kasumianddesiree.com/portfolio/truly-madly/

Location: Murchison Performing Arts Center, University of North Texas
Spring Semester 2017, FREE

truly, madly is feeling wholeheartedly however shallow or deep. In this series of collaborative photographs by Kasumi Chow and Desiree Espada, the artists construct single colorful frames of common objects juxtaposed by portraits of young women, teetering between anxiety and euphoria. The photographs are glazed with mild angst, impulse, and deliberately awkward situations. There is a vanitas-laden visual syntax at work. However, these contemporary still lifes are more visually succinct in their delivery than their predecessors. A lopped off pony tail stands on its own upon a bright yellow backdrop, chola-style nails offer fist-fulls of lifeless gelatinous gummy worms, a ring pop is cast off into a glass of champagne. These works are not about eternal preservation or nature morte, but rather about unapologetically living in the moment, where humor and sorrow intersect all in the same square.

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Bonding with Bots: the Art + Science of Human-Robot Interaction – a North Texas LASER (Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous)

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Join us on October 6th, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. for an exciting evening with experts from the arts, sciences and industry to explore the art + science of human – robot interaction! The event takes place at the Willis Library, Room 140 (The Forum), on the campus of the University of North Texas.
Mix and Mingle with attendees and presenters while enjoying light refreshments at the LASER ROUNDTABLES starting at 5:30 PM. LASER SPEAKER presentations start at 6:00 PM and are followed by a lively conversation with the audience! Free and open to the public!

Speakers:

Julienne Greer is an Assistant Professor of Theatre, Social Robotics and Performance at the University of Texas at Arlington and a multi-disciplinary scholar artist who produces, directs, performs and writes in the theatre, robotics, cinema, humanities, and game studies disciplines. In 2014, Greer presented her paper, “Building emotional authenticity between humans and robots” at the International Conference for Social Robotics in Sydney, Australia.

Learn more about Julienne: https://www.uta.edu/profiles/julienne-greer

Ray Baughman is a Robert A. Welch Professor of Chemistry and current director of the NanoTech Institute at the University of Texas at Dallas. In 2008, Baughman was ranked one of the top 100 high-impact materials scientist by Thomson Reuters and continues to grow with 76 U.S. patents and over 400 publications.
Justin Holder is the Director of Content at RoboKind, a company designing advanced social robots with life-like facial expressions and social interactions to supplement autism therapy, special education and STEM instruction. Holder was previously the production manager at Robokind, and he is an alumnus of the University of Texas at Dallas school of Arts, Technology, Engineering and Communication.

Learn more about Justin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/justin-holder-15770ba3

The North Texas LASER (Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous) is hosted at UNT by xREZ Art + Science Lab.  LASER is an international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together with the public for informal presentations and lively conversations!  LASER @ UNT events have powerful themes addressing issues of importance on both local and global scales and include presenters from the sciences, technology, industry, and the arts.

The event is free, just be sure to register so we can plan catering.

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UNT presents “Art and Couture by Amy Zerner” & more

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Art and Couture by Amy Zerner from the Collection of Torie Gibralter

November 21-December 12, 2015

Organized by the Texas Fashion Collection at UNT, An Artistic Alliance presents selections from the wardrobe designed by Amy Zerner for Torie Gibralter. These custom designs include an array of jackets, robes, kimonos, and tapestries that Ms. Gibralter has collected over the past decade, illustrating the close relationship between the designer and her client.
Amy Zerner is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artist’s Fellowship Grant in the Category of Painting.  She attended the Pratt Institute and makes her home in East Hampton, New York, where she lives with her husband, author Monte Farber.
This exhibition includes a catalog.
UNT ArtSpace Dallas, 1901 Main St., Dallas, on the first floor of the University Center Building
Gallery hours are ThursdaySaturday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
For convenient parking near UNT ArtSpace try the Elm Street Garage.
For more information, please visit our website
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2015 Annual Faculty and Staff Exhibition

November 12- 21, 2015
The Annual CVAD Faculty and Staff Exhibition will be on display through November 21, 2015.
UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St.   Denton, TX   (940) 369-8257
Gallery hours are:
Monday through Friday, 9 am to noon and 1 -5 pm, with extended hours until 8 pm on Thursday
Saturday 11am – 3 pm
Sunday CLOSED

CVAD Student Art Galleries

Through November

Lightwell Gallery 
thINK: Printmaking Seniors
Closed for Thanksgiving
Graduate Sculpture Show
For more information, please visit our website.
Cora Stafford Gallery
BFA Group Show: Chad Pessara & Hanna Lupa
Senior Photography Show
For more information, please visit our  website.
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Fall 2015 Exhibits at UNT

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Recent Works by Matthew Bourbon + Michael Furrh

September 8 – December 7 | Free
Murchison Performing Arts Center, University of North Texas
Explore recent works by artists Matthew Bourbon and Michael Furrh. Matthew Bourbon is an Associate Professor at the University of North Texas. Bourbon holds degrees in art history and studio art from the University of California, Davis and earned his Master of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts, New York. Michael Furrh received his MFA in Sculpture from the University of North Texas. He has taught at the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University, and currently works in the Art Department at Texas State University, San Marcos.

Susan Goethel-Campbell, "Clod," circle, 2015; dried grass, soil, 21".

Susan Goethel-Campbell, “Clod,” circle, 2015; dried grass, soil, 21″.

Permanence/Impermanence
Sep 10, 2015 – Oct 17, 2015
Reception: Sept 10, 5-7pm

Gallery Talk: Sept 10, 6pm

Curated by the CVAD Photography Program.

Exhibition Detail

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Pieced Impressions: The Bridge Between Craft and Calling

MFA exhibition by Elizabeth Enoch

Oct 7, 2015Oct 10, 2015

Fashion Design MFA exhibition by Elizabeth Enoch

Reception: Thursday, 10/8, 5 – 9 pm

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CORE Design I & II, Fall 2015

Oct 7, 2015Oct 10, 2015

This exhibition features examples of assignments from students in Design I & II courses. These courses form the foundation for the study of art making and practice.

Exhibition Detail


 

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Seed

by Kiki Smith

Oct 17, 2015Nov 14, 2015

Featuring prints created at CVAD’s P.R.I.N.T. Press with master printer Catherine Chauvin while Kiki Smith was in residence at UNT through the UNT Institute for the Advancement of the Arts.

Exhibition Detail


 

Coming to Lightwell Gallery:
Paul Winker & Danny Bolton
BFA Drawing & Painting

Oct 14, 2015 – Oct 17, 2015
Seniors – Fibers, Fall 2015

Oct 21, 2015 – Oct 24, 2015

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Graduates – Photography, Fall 2015

Oct 28, 2015 – Oct 31, 2015

Professional Practices, Fall 2015

Nov 4, 2015 – Nov 7, 2015

Seniors – Sculpture, Fall 2015

Nov 11, 2015 – Nov 14, 2015

Seniors – Printmaking, Fall 2015

Nov 18, 2015 – Nov 21, 2015

 


 

Coming to Cora Stafford Gallery:

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Group BFA Metalsmithing and Jewelry Exhibition

Oct 14, 2015 – Oct 17, 2015
Elizabeth Rice and Larissa Williams
BFA Ceramics

Oct 21, 2015 – Oct 24, 2015
Hybrid Forms, Fall 2015

Oct 28, 2015 – Oct 31, 2015
Seniors & Graduates – Ceramics, Fall 2015

Nov 4, 2015 – Nov 7, 2015
Seniors – New Media, Fall 2015

Nov 11, 2015 – Nov 14, 2015
Chad Pessara & Hanna Lupa
BFA Ceramics

Nov 18, 2015 – Nov 21, 2015

Seniors – Photography, Fall 2015

Dec 2, 2015 – Dec 5, 2015
Seniors – Drawing & Painting, Fall 2015

Dec 9, 2015 – Dec 12, 2015


 

Coming to UNT Art Gallery

2015 Annual Faculty and Staff Exhibition

Nov 12, 2015 – Nov 21, 2015

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