Archive of CVAD News, Events

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

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November 2022

Sama'an Ashrawi looking at the camera, young man, brown hair, wearing red, green and white

Nov. 3-5: Symposium seeks to redress the absence of the 1980s from modern art histories of the Arab East, North Africa, Iran & Turkey

Few histories of modern art from the Arab East, North Africa, Iran, and Turkey have devoted attention to the 1980s apart from marking its transitional status...
Research on Tap event

Nov. 16: Is virtual the new real? Catch UNT Research on Tap to find out!

You're invited to Research on Tap with guest speaker Ruth West from the CVAD xREZ Art and Science Lab!
Maroon-colored cotton balls in a silver wire-frame.

Catch the exhibition "In Process" by Studio Art graduate students and alumnae

Nov. 9-18: Studio Art Graduate Student and Alumna Exhibition Highlight and Invitation, please join us!
David Wolske smiling and looking to his left, black-and-white portrait against a colorful background

Faculty Exhibition: David Wolske presents "typo[graphics]"

Join us for a solo exhibition of works by David Wolske, assistant professor of Communication Design: Graphic Design!

October 2022

Create the future, white letters on a green background

Oct. 22: CVAD Celebrates!

The College of Visual Arts and Design will host and celebrate the college's faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends as we gather to...
Studious Drift by Tyson Lewis and Peter Hyland

Oct. 21-22: The Onstead Institute, Department of Art Education present: Education as Experimentation 3 Symposium

You are invited! To attend, please contact the Onstead Institute at
Drawings of Contemporary Paper Dolls

Through Oct. 6: Not your Mother's Paper Dolls: a Foundations + IADS exhibition in the Union Art Gallery

The College of Visual Arts and Design Foundations and Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies programs present a 38-student class exhibition...
Art jewelry ring, purple, with a gold quartz stone in the center

Oct. 15: Metalsmithing and Jewelry program members to host an Art Jewelry Celebration

Studio Art Metalsmithing and Jewelry Program: Invitation to the Art Jewelry Celebration, Oct. 15, 4-8 p.m...

September 2022

Head-and-shoulders of Don Norman, 86 years of age, white beard, glasses

Sept. 22: Noted American design researcher Don Norman to engage in critical discussions

Noted American design researcher, professor and author Don Norman to engage in critical discussion with UNT students...
North Texas Giving Day

North Texas Giving Day is Sept. 22

The Communities Foundation of Texas will host the 2022 NTX Giving Day on Oct. 22. This annual event is an 18-hour online...
ArtExpo Dallas and WestEdge Design Fair in white on black background

CVAD graduate students participate in ArtExpo Dallas + WestEdge Design Fair. Get your free ticket!

Graduate students from CVAD will exhibit at the Redwood Art Group's inaugural ArtExpo Dallas this year Sept. 16–18 at the Dallas Market Center...
Hand swiping an ID card through the card reader

After-hours Student Access to the Art Building & Art Annex

Currently enrolled CVAD students are eligible to apply for after-hours access that begins on ...
Gray lockers in the Art Building

For Rent: CVAD Art Building Lockers

Need a locker in the Art Building this semester? Apply and pay online!

July 2022

Greg Watts, black and white, smiling at the camera

Best wishes to Greg Watts as he begins in a new role in Cleveland

As we bid farewell to Greg Watts, professor and former dean, we also thank him for his service to UNT and congratulate him on his selection by the Cleveland Institute of Art...
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Schools banner

HACU now accepting applications from undergraduates for the Leader-in-Residence Program

The membership of the University of North Texas in the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities makes UNT students eligible to apply for the...

May 2022

Kelli Connell seated, half-length black-and-white photo, long light-colored hair, wearing dark cloth

CVAD Alumna Kelli Connell selected as a 2022 Guggenheim Fellow

Special congratulations to Kelli Connell, 1997, B.F.A., photographer, Chicago, Illinois; professor of photography at Columbia College Chicago...