Archive of CVAD News, Events - 2020

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January 2020

Amy New, CVAD Interior Design student

UNT Interior Design Student Won First Prize from IIDA Design Competition

At IIDA shift I was given the amazing opportunity of participating in the 2020 Charrette. It was a great learning experience and excellent way to exercise design skills and collaboration. Each team was meant to have...
David Wolske, CVAD assistant professor

David Wolske selected as a 2020 Leah Hoffmitz Milen Educator Fellow, exhibits in two shows

David Wolske, assistant professor, graphic design in the CVAD Department of Design, has been selected as a 2020 Leah Hoffmitz Milken Educator Fellow by the Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at ArtCenter College of Design...
UXD and UCD approaches textbook cover

Troy Abel collaborates on new textbook: UXD & UCD Approaches for Accessible Education

Troy Abel, assistant profesor, communication design, in the the CVAD Department of Design, is the author of a chapter in the January 2020-published textbook UXD and UCD Approaches for Accessible Education published by IGI Global, Hershey, Penn., and
Cotton Plant

Fashion Design and Merchandising and Digital Retailing faculty collaborate over cotton

Fashion Design faculty Hae Jin Gam, associate professor, and Barbara Trippeer, assistant professor, have collaborated with Jiyoung Kim, associate professor, assistant chair and coordinator, Merchandising Degree Program for the project Rethinking...
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...

Foundations Drawing II Tape Drawing Project

Foundations Drawing II Tape Drawing Exhibition: Jan. 22–29, 2010 Location: CVAD Art Building, Floors 2, 3 and 4 CVAD students in the Foundations program will begin their first Drawing II project: a collaborative, site-specific...
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..

Exhibition at the Barry Whistler Gallery features works by Liz Trosper

Women on Top, a group exhibition at the Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, includes works by Liz Trosper, CVAD lecturer in drawing and painting, Jan. 18 – Feb. 22, 2020. Liz Trosper is an artist, educator, writer, and curator living and working...
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...
Allyson Packer, CVAD Lecturer in Studio Art and Foundations

Works by Allyson Packer on exhibition in Albuquerque

Works by Allyson Parker, CVAD lecturer in the Foundations program and Studio Art Department, are on exhibition at Rockelmann & Partner/Birds + Richard Gallery, a contemporary gallery that works to bring conceptual, installation...

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.
Re/devaluing colorism, an exhibition

Lauren Cross participates in Exhibition: Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency

A panel discussion with the artists and curator of Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency will kick off the exhibition at the Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, Texas, that includes Lauren Cross, UNT Program Coordinator...

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 ...
Art History Pedagogy and Practice logo

CVAD Professor Donahue-Wallace edits special edition of Art History Pedagogy and Practice

"Thanks to the enormous efforts of guest editor Kelly Donahue-Wallace," the newest issue of Art History Pedagogy and Practice features authors, who worked with mentors to develop their scholarship of teaching...
Megan Motown

Alumna Megan Motown wins GIPHY Artist of the Year for 23.5 billion views

What fun it was to catch up this week with UNT alumna Megan Lockhart Motown (UNT ’10, B.F.A., Studio Art: Printmaking — with honors) to hear about an award she received for 23.5 billion views of her art. Yes, billion. Pictured here in 2010...
Trey Egan, MFA, painting detail

CVAD Alumnus Trey Egan Exhibition at Chris Worley Fine Arts

Chris Worley Fine Arts presents Sense Impression, its fourth solo-exhibition with Dallas-based painter, Trey Egan. Exhibition: Jan. 4 – Feb. 8, 2020 Artist’s reception: Jan. 11, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m...