Archive of CVAD News, Events

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

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May 2022

Erica Holeman, smiling at the camera, navy blue shirt, brown long hair

Erica Holeman earns Certificate of Typographic Excellence at TD68 competition

The Type Directors Club, the world’s leading typography organization, awards Erica Holeman, assistant professor in graphic design, a Certificate of Typographic Excellence...

April 2022

CVAD Finalist Presentations: Faculty Positions

Open Invitation: You're invited to the CVAD Teaching Finalist Presentations!

CVAD has 12 faculty positions to fill and your participation is welcome to observe each finalist's teaching presentation...
Blue and white Banksias seeds; Archival Pigment, 36.5 x 36.5 inches by Dornith Doherty

Dornith Doherty Zooms in to picture the future of biodiversity at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Distinguished Research Professor Dornith Doherty, Studio Art: Photography, shows her concern with our stewardship of the natural environment. Her series "Archiving Eden," features...
Studio Art Fall 2022 Rotating Topics

Studio Art announces its Fall 2022 Rotating Topics

Topics vary each semester. Interdisciplinary and inter-media approaches to art-making. Courses offer an integrated, multidimensional approach to art-making. The schedule of classes that are going to be available for the Fall 2022...
Graphic Design USA

Communication Design students receive national recognition on GDUSA's list of design students to watch

New York City-based Graphic Design USA selected two UNT CVAD undergraduate Communication Design: Graphic Design track students for its 2022 Students to Watch initiative...
Denise Bates, black-and-white, head-and-shoulders, long hair, smiling at the camera

Department of Design presents Textiles and Design for the Well Being of People

Please join us on Zoom for a special presentation titled "Textiles and Design for the Well Being of People" on April 8, 2022...
First Place! Learn X Design team earns Best Research Case Study

Team CVAD takes 1st place for best case study at international design research conference

"Preparing to introduce design thinking in middle schools — a case study" has been judged No. 1 and awarded the "Best Research Case Study Certificate" among t
A detail from CVAD Collection G-82-59, Interior: Morning by Patrick Caulfield.

Galleries announces call for exhibition proposals — due April 1

The CVAD Galleries announces its call for proposals as an opportunity for CVAD students and faculty to exhibit artwork, design, research, and curatorial projects in the...

March 2022


AIGA announces the return of Dialectic

American Institute of Graphic Arts, AIGA, the professional association for design, announced the new Dialectic issue, Volume III, Issue I Winter 2021-2022, which...
North Texas Graduate Collective Open Call for Entries

The Department of Studio Art's open call for entries kicks off the coming North Texas Graduate Collective Exhibition at the UNT CoLab

Apply today or by March 21, 2022, to enter the North Texas Graduate Collective for the April 2-–May 7 exhibition...
Jack Sprague, black and while portrait

Auction of art by Professor Emeritus Jack Sprague to benefit scholarships for communication design students

Today, we highlight and appreciate Douglas J. “Jack” Sprague, professor emeritus, creative director, art director, communication designer, architect and artist for his continued support of CVAD students...
Study Abroad, an office of UNT International

UNT Study Abroad Summer 2022 opportunities are in Spain, France and Italy

The UNT Study Abroad Office coordinates affiliate, exchange, and faculty-led programs for UNT students in collaboration with university colleges, schools, faculty and staff. Following are the study abroad opportunities led by CVAD faculty...
A black-and-white drawing of an elephant in a cage, black background

The Department of Studio Art hosts Visiting Artist Boris Oicherman for a lecture and workshop

Boris Oicherman, Curator of Creative Collaboration, Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, will discuss his work as a curator and describe how his curatorial work...

February 2022

MFA Open Studios

Canceled! Studio Art hosts Open Studios night for M.F.A. students

Join us for an evening of art and conversation in the studios of more than 40 M.F.A. students. The UNT CVAD Department of Studio Art faculty, staff and students invite you to the annual...

The Department of Studio Art's open call for entries kicks off the North Texas Collective Exhibition at the CoLab

Apply today or by March 21, 2022, to enter the North Texas Graduate Collective for the April 2-–May 7 exhibition...
Vivienne Tam, “Chairman Mao” dress, 1995, museum purchase, Texas Fashion Collection.

Panel Discussion: Canceled

While the exhibition “Delights: Selections from the Texas Fashion Collection” celebrates historic garments, it also showcases the skilled work of creative people working behind the scenes...