Archive of CVAD News, Events

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

2023 | 2022

October 2023

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Talley Dunn Gallery names Equity in the Arts Fellows — including five alums from UNT CVAD!

Talley Dunn Gallery announces the 2023–2024 Equity in the Arts Fellowship has been awarded to Nuestra, an artist collective...
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Department of Design Celebrates CVAD Design Month with exhibitions, workshops and a conference

October is National Design Month; join the CVAD Design Month in the Art Building!

September 2023

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Cey Adams Gallery Talk, Celebrating Hip Hop and Dancing to a DJ

You're invited to a special event featuring Cey Adams, the founding creative director of Def Jam Records...
Spring 2024 Rotating Topics Courses

Spring 2024 Studio Art Interdisciplinary Rotating Topics Courses

Check out the spring lineup of rotating topics...

July 2023

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Manisha Sharma co-edits new book on decolonizing art, craft and visual culture education

Congratulations to Manisha Sharma, Ph.D., professor and chair, CVAD Department of Art Education and Amanda Alexander, Ph.D., associate professor and assistant chair...

May 2023

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May 15: Nasher Sculpture Center offers a Visitor Experience Symposium

Join visitor experience professionals to learn about best practices, connect with peers, and discuss the challenges of working with...
Outside the Box

Denton ISD Art Show "Outside the Box" features K-12th-grade emerging artists at CVAD

The Onstead Institute + CVAD Galleries host the 10th annual “Outside the Box” exhibition featuring the District Art Show artists in K–12th grades...
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Student Services: CVAD + Career Center: Internship Cord for Graduation

Student Services: CVAD + Career Center Highlight on Internship graduation cords. You can receive a platinum graduation cord if you are graduating...

April 2023

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April 28, 5 p.m.: The 2023 D. Jack Davis Lecture Series presents Jun Hu, Ph.D.

The D. Jack Davis Lecture Series proudly presents “Subtractive Creativity of Art and Its Education” by Jun Hu, Ph.D....
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April 18: CVAD students hear from alumni about "Creative Futures" and career choices

Students in all CVAD programs are invited to meet former students who once were also planning for a career with a creative future. Presented by CVAD and the UNT Career Center...
Nocturnum special event

April 12: Studio Art student organizations collaborate to present "Nocturnum"

he New Media Cooperative, Parallax Club, Printmaking Association of North Texas and Metalsmithing Club have collaborated to present a fun...
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Through July 8: CVAD welcomes a solo exhibition of work by Emmy Bright

Working with drawing, writing, print and performance, Bright investigates the problems of connection and boundaries...

March 2023

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Apply by March 1: There's still time to apply for a Fall 2023 Scholarship!

The University of North Texas and the College of Visual Arts and Design offer various scholarship opportunities to help you finance your education. A scholarship is a financial award given to...

February 2023

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Feb. 22: CVAD's Comm Design UX Design + IXD programs host Intuit® for a design career exploration

Explore the design careers landscape with Intuit's Design Hub presented by CVAD’s User-Experience Design Program...
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Join us Feb. 9 for the UNT IDSA and UNT Career Center Interior Design Job Fair & Material Expo

Visitors to the Interior Design Student Association and UNT Career Center job fair can visit with representatives from 20 companies that employ interior designers...
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Feb. 9–24: 62nd Annual Voertman Juried Student Art Competition & Exhibition

The Annual Juried Voertman Student Art Competition and Exhibition were started in 1960 by philanthropist...

January 2023

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Alicia Eggert's "This Present Moment" at 11,600 feet

Alicia Eggert, associate professor, Studio Art: Sculpture, collaborated with the Long Now Foundation to take her neon sign, "This Present Moment," to the top of...
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The Miss Universe crown goes to Fashion Design Alumna R'Bonney Gabriel

With an estimated TV audience of 500 million viewers in more than 190 territories, 84 contestants vied on Jan. 14, 2023, for the title at the New Orleans...
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ah - "Living with Art" co-authored by Professor Kelly Donahue-Wallace

Kelly Donahue-Wallace has authored the newest edition of "Living with Art," an art appreciation textbook with co-author Mark Getlein...
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Communication Design Program Faculty Publication of "Dialectic" by Gibson and Owens

The Winter 2022-23 issue of "Dialectic," Volume 4, Issue 1, published by the University of Michigan Publishing Services, Ann Arbor, Mich., is now available and includes