Archive of CVAD News, Events

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October 2019

Athena Buxton

CVAD Scholarships and Awards Ceremony, 2019

The annual College of Visual Arts and Awards Scholarships and Awards Ceremony on Oct. 10 will include remarks by Athena Buxton, the inaugural 2019 Onstead Institute, Amon Carter Museum Fellow in Museum Education...
Richard Heipp photo of a man bending down

Painter Richard Heipp Lecture

Richard Heipp explores the rich and evolving relationship between painting and photography. He is interested in perception, challenging the mechanisms of making paintings by hand, machine or the studied combination of both. His work also reflects...
Curating Careers and Coffee

Careers, Curating & Coffee

Explore career opportunities in museums, special collections, curatorship, and fashion history at the UNT Texas Fashion Collection. Annette Becker, TFC curator and director, will offer a behind-the-scenes look at a collection of nearly...

September 2019

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith Exhibition

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith Exhibition

Prints from the CVAD Permanent Collection will be on exhibition Sept. 25 through Oct. 5, 2019 in the Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building...

SPEAK INDIAN by Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds

Join us for the Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds Exhibition SPEAK INDIAN. Opening Date: Sept. 25, 2019 Closing Date: Oct. 5, 2019

VoyageHouston features CVAD Professor Eliza Au

VoyageHouston, an online platform that fosters collaboration and support for small businesses, features Eliza Au, CVAD associate professor of ceramics, independent artists and entrepreneurs, local institutions and those who...
Liss LaFleur

Liss LaFleur Exhibition at The MAC

A Conversation with Liss LaFleur, Curator of ‘Cosmic to Corporeal: Contemporary Queer Performance Practices’ Liss LaFleur, assistant professor of new media, has curated an exhibition that opens at the MAC in Dallas this Sept. 21, 2019...

Art History Grad Students visit the DMA

Graduate students in Paula Lupkin’s art history seminar in the history of design traveled to the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, on Sept. 20, 2019 to see the Dior and I exhibition. Students studied the installation and ...
North Texas Giving Day 2019

Support CVAD students this Giving Day!

Your gift matters! Giving to the College of Visual Arts and Design supports student scholarships, study abroad opportunities and more! Thank you for your donation to CVAD.
Minna Resnick poster detail

Minna Resnick, Visiting Artist

NOTE: Admission is open only to currently enrolled CVAD students. Minna Resinick will be working on a new print in our printmaking studios Sept. 15-20, assisted by the MFA Print Praxis class.
Arther Peña

Alumnus Reviews Kjartansson Installation at the DMA

Former UNT Visiting Assistant Professor and CVAD alumnus Arthur Peña, painter, arts educator and writer, reviewed the critically acclaimed Ragnar Kjartansson installation at the Dallas Museum of Art in the Sept. 17, 2019 edition of the Dallas...
Cynthia Giron, MFA defense

Cynthia Giron: MFA Oral Defense / Double Dare

Project Description: "In my recent work, I explore my identity as a first-generation American, using my painting practice to think about early memories of living in-between two cultures. These remembered moments...
Abby Sherrill Exhibition

Abby Sherrill Exhibition

Abby Sherrill is the manager of the UNT CVAD Textile Fabrication Lab and adjunct faculty in the Department of Studio Art. Abby received her MFA in Fibers from the University of North Texas. Through two- and three-dimensional approaches...

CVAD Professor Doherty's work included in 5th Edition of A World History of Photography

The work of Dornith Doherty, professor of photography at UNT's College of Visual Arts and Design, is included in the fifth edition of A World History of Photography. Doherty is a UNT Distinguished Research Professor...
Vincent Falsetta

Vincent Falsetta, Faculty Emeritus, Exhibition in Houston

Vincent Falsetta is a Texas based artist who was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. His parents immigrated from Italy in the 1940s. He earned an MFA in Painting/Drawing from Temple University’s Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia and Rome, Italy