Archive of CVAD News, Events

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

February 2020

Child with yarn on her head for Mulberry Street Studio for kids

Mulberry Street Studio at UNT

Mulberry Street Studio at UNT is a shared educational space where students and instructors experiment, cultivate curiosity and explore a variety of art materials and processes—a space of creativity and inspiration where...
Christine Sun Kim

PLATFORM Speaker Series: Christine Sun Kim

Christine Sun Kim uses the medium of sound in performance and drawing to investigate her relationship with spoken languages and her aural environment. Selected exhibitions and performances have been...

January 2020

Shelter in Place by Keliy Staley-Anderson

Keliy Anderson-Staley Photography Lecture • Jan. 30, 4 p.m.

A lecture by Keliy Anderson-Staley, associate professor of photography and digital media at the University of Houston, Houston, Texas, is planned for Jan. 30, 2020, at 4 p.m. in the UNT Eagle Student Services Center...
Detail of sculpture by Anila Agha Quayyum

CVAD Alumnus Anila Quayyum Agha explores percieved cultural and social polarities

The Toledo Museum of Art in Ohio presents three gallery-sized installations by Pakistani-American artist Anila Quayyum Agha ('04 M.F.A., Studio Art: Fibers) that create awe-inspiring spaces from intricate patterns of light...
Amon Carter Museum of American Art

CVAD MFA Candidate in Experts Talk at the Amon Carter Museum

In January's Experts Talk on the Carter (etc.) lecture at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, you can hear about the art of caring for birds, both dead and alive...
Dornith Doherty

CVAD Professor Doherty talks about the role of art in climate change

Jan. 20, 2020 — Dornith Doherty, professor of photography, was featured on Canadian Broadcast Co's "Q " program about her exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto, Toronto, Canada. The full episode that included..
Break Bread, Break Borders

Break Bread, Break Borders promotes art, cuisine and culture with a purpose

Jin-Ya Huang is a social impact, community development, and creative innovator. She is the founder of Break Bread, Break Borders, BBBB, a catering with a cause social enterprise empowering refugee women economically...

Fresh++ | A collection of work by Foundations students

Fresh ++ | A collection of work by Foundations students Jan. 13 – 25, Paul Voertman Gallery, Reception: Jan 22, 3 – 5 p.m.

Nasher Prize Graduate Symposium Open Call for Papers

Nasher Sculpture Center announces an open call for participation in the 2020 Nasher Prize Graduate Symposium, which aims to expand scholarship on the field of contemporary sculpture in its many forms. Submissions should address ...
500X College Expo Call for Entries

College Expo 2020 Call for Entries

500X Gallery, Texas’ oldest, artist-run, cooperative galleries, hosts one of North Texas’ most anticipated annual student juried competitions. College Expo 2020 is open to all student artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are..

December 2019

Women: Art, Activism and Attitude

BFA Photography Exhibition at GDAC—Women: Art, Activism, Attitude

A photography exhibition showcasing six students from CVAD's BFA in Studio Art: Photography program is installed at the Greater Denton Art Council, Denton, Texas.

Studio Art Department's Food Drive benefits the UNT Food Pantry

The UNT Food Pantry provides an accessible on-campus food source for students in need and thanks to the food drive by CVAD volunteers, the pantry has a few more groceries. Kudos to Lauren Lake, chair, Department of Studio Art, for shepherding...
Painting by Ari Brielle, 2016 CVAD alumna

Texas Monthly features CVAD Alumnus Ari Brielle Edwards

The Dec. 9, 2019 edition of On Texas Time, a Texas Monthy series features CVAD Alumna Ari Brielle Edwards ('16, BFA, Design: Interdisciplinary Art Design) The series is dedicated to finding out how some of Texas’s most...
Eco-Pop dress by Li-Fen Anny Chang, CVAD associate professor

CVAD Professor Chang wins Best in Show at Allegany Arts Council Competition

Best of Show in the Allegany Art Council's Wearable Art Competition and Exhibition was awarded to Eco-Pop, by Li-Fen Anny Chang, associate professor and undergraduate program coordinator for Fashion Design...

Queer Me Now Exhibition Moved to The MAC

Queer Me Now: The Queer Body and Gaze is an intimate art show by five young LGBTQIA artists in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area including Joshua Bryant, CVAD MFA student in studio art. Curated by Narong Tintamusik...
Mother on Display by Megan DeSoto

Fort Worth Community Arts Center's Art Room presents work by Megan DeSoto

Mother on Display by Megan DeSoto, ('19, MFA in Studio Art: photography) CVAD adjunct faculty in photography, is on display in the Art Room at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. Exhibition: Dec. 6–28, 2019...