Archive of CVAD News, Events

The information available on this page is an accumulation of previous CVAD news and events.

May 2020

On a beam of light

Foundations Students' Exhibition: On a Beam of Light

Live-streaming reception and exhibition: May 14, 2020, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Location: YouTube online application In 1880, Alexander Graham Bell invented the photo­phone, a device that allowed him to transmit his voice on a beam of light. While other...

April 2020

WATCH PARTY TIME: Zoom into the Texas Fashion Collection with the UNT Alumni Association

April 30 Event: Ever wanted to take a sneak peek into UNT’s famous Texas Fashion Collection? Here’s your chance! The UNT Alumni Association is presenting UNT Alumni Live! with Annette Becker, (2015, M.A.) and curator of the TFC...
Spring 2020 Full Circle Exhibition, Senior BFA students

Canceled: B.F.A. Senior Exhibition: Full Circle

Full Circle provides UNT CVAD senior B.F.A. students from the Department of Studio Art the opportunity to reflect and present the culmination of their creative practice, research and innovation. The works in this group of exhibitions on view...
Beth Lo, PLATFORM Speaker Series lecturer

Canceled: PLATFORM Speaker Series: Beth Lo

Beth Lo’s ceramics and mixed media collage revolves primarily around issues of family and her Asian-American background. Cultural marginality and blending, tradition vs. Westernization, language and translation are key elements in her work. She draws
Clay vessel created by Sunshine Cobb

Sunshine Cobb brightens up ceramics classes with a remote demonstration

Sunshine Cobb, a contemporary artist in sculpture and ceramics, recently demonstrated hand-building techniques via remote conferencing for Assistant Professor Brooks Oliver's advanced and graduate ceramics classes...
Houston UNT Alumni Chapter Reception, April 2, 2020

Canceled — Houston-area alumni to gather for fun, networking and UNT news

Houston-area alumni are getting together for some fun and networking. This is a chance to network with fellow UNT alums in the Houston area, plus an update about your alma mater from university leadership...
Detail of work by Brian Scott Campbell

Brian Scott Campbell invited for a solo exhibition at Marfa International Special Projects

Brian Scott Campbell, assistant professor, CVAD Department of Studio Art, has been invited to present a solo exhibition for Marfa Invitational Special Projects 2020. Transcending market classification and cultural tropes Marfa Invitational...

In Stitches, CVAD students featured in the Dallas Quilt Show

The 2020 Dallas Quilt Show featured artwork created by CVAD students who took the fall 2019 interdisciplinary topics course, In Stitches, ASTU 3000, taught by Amie Adelman, professor, Department of Studio Art. Although the March 13-15 show...

March 2020

Detail of artwork by Vida Sačić

Foundations Program Guest Lecturer: Vida Sačić

Vida Sačić is an artist, designer and educator. Her work in print media explores the relationship between printing and language. She uses moveable type and a printing press to produce large scale installation and assemblages of prints on paper...
Leap Day opening of A Creative Art Studio

You're invited to celebrate the re-opening of Denton's A Creative Art Studio

CVAD Comm Design Rankings for 2020

Animation Career Review ranks CVAD Graphic Design nationally in top 2 percent

Feb. 5, 2020 — The Animation Career Review 2020 Graphic Design School Rankings have been published — their sixth annual rankings for graphic design. More than 700 schools with graphic design...
Cotton Week Learning, Cotton Incorporated logo

Canceled — Cotton Learning Week: Workshop & Lecture Series

Apply to join a week of educational workshops and lecture series to learn more about cotton through an immersive, hands-on experience. Certification of learning will be awarded after completion. CottonWorks

Canceled — Visiting Professor: Jeffrey Silberman, Cotton Learning Symposium

Jeffrey SIiberman is an international textile consultant specializing in natural fiber development and demand enhancement strategy. He served as consultant to the International Cotton Advisory Committee Secretariat as executive director...

M.F.A. Oral Defense: Aunna Escobedo

Aunna Escobedo's artwork investigates the human experience mirrored within our natural world. "Navigating the Waters" is a focused visual meditation of human consciousness in relation to water. Through observation and reflection...
Joyce Scott, artist

Canceled — PLATFORM Speaker Series: Joyce J. Scott

Joyce J. Scott is an African-American artist best known for her depictions of racially and politically charged subjects crafted from bead work. Also working with jewelry and glass...
MFA Spring 2020 Exhibition Schedule

Studio Art M.F.A. Student Exhibition Schedule

The schedule is set for M.F.A. student exhibitions for the Department of Studio Art.