Archive of CVAD Upcoming Events Calendar

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

Through Aug. 4: Exhibition "We Did That," Communication Design Senior Show, Art Building, Paul Voertman Gallery, Hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. weekdays

May 31–Sept. 15: "Tongue in Chic: The Humor and High Fashion of Todd Oldham," exhibition organized by the Texas Fashion Collection at the Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas.

Green hostess dressJune 1–Aug. 4: Exhibition "Floral in Fashion." Hosted by the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, organized by the Texas Fashion Collection, exploring the history of floral fashion. View the Hanae Mori hostess dress at the DeGolyer House, Dallas.

June 3–21: Creative U Summer Arts Program for rising high school juniors and seniors
June 5–6: Freshman Orientations
June 10–11: Freshman Orientations
June 13–14: Freshman Orientations
June 19: Juneteenth, Emancipation Day — campus closed
June 19, 6–8 p.m.: TFC + Dallas Arboretum present: "Botanical Couture: From Garden to Garment," at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, A Tasteful Place; Adult member $10, Adult guest $15
June 24–25: Freshman Orientations
June 27–28: Freshman Orientations

Through May 2: "In Between Present & Presence," Printmaking Senior Exhibition, Union Art Gallery, University Union
Through May 10: "Everybody's Bolos" Exhibition, Art Building, CVAD Gallery
Through May 19: "Labor of Luxury: The Art of Embroidery from India to the World," exhibition by the Texas Fashion Collection at NorthPark Center, Dallas

May 1, 5 a.m. to May 2, 12:30 p.m.: UNT Day of Giving: 1890 minutes of fundraising to support student success funding for CVAD scholarships, study abroad and more!
May 1–4: Interior Design Senior Show, Art Building, Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building, First Floor
May 2, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Dissertation defense by doctoral student Leena Sonbuol, Art Education, Art Building, Room 464
May 2, 5–7 p.m.: Fashion Design Senior Exhibition, Art Building, Cora Stafford Gallery; free and open to the public
May 2, 8–10 p.m.: Canceled: Movie screening of "Breaking the Code," Art Building Courtyard; inclement weather: Art Building, Room 223
May 3, 7–9 p.m.: 2024 CVAD Fashion Show Event by the 2024 Fashion Design Seniors, Studio LaSalle, 101 Elm St., Denton, Texas; doors open at 6 p.m.; free, open to the public
May 3: UNT Reading Day
May 4, 2–5 p.m., Reception for the Interior Design Senior Show, Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building, First Floor
May 6, 3:30–5 p.m.: Gentle Yoga with Heidi Strobel, Art Building, Room 187; bring a mat if you have one and wear clothes for stretching.
May 8–Aug. 4: Exhibition "We Did That," Communication Design Senior Show, Art Building, Paul Voertman Gallery, Hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. weekdays
May 11, 2 p.m.: Reception for the "We Did That," Communication Design Senior Showcase, Art Building, Paul Voertman Gallery
May 11, 7:30 p.m.: CVAD Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies, UNT Coliseum
May 12, 7:30 p.m.: CVAD Doctoral and Master's Commencement Ceremonies, UNT Coliseum
May 13, 5–7 p.m.: Denton ISD Student Art Exhibition: “Outside the Box,” Art Building, Cora Stafford Gallery​​​
May 17, 7 p.m.: Opening of "Sunburnt Spirit Guide" CVAD student exhibition curated by Assistant Professor Brian Scott Campbell. Exhibit location: 608 E. Hickory St., Denton, Texas.
May 27: Memorial Day — campus closed
May 28: "Friends of CVAD" e-newsletter publication day

 

April 1, 8 p.m.: "Lady Bird" movie screening in the Art Building Courtyard; bring chairs or blankets to sit on. Free popcorn.
April 2, Noon–1 p.m.; Resume Workshop with CVAD Career Coach Marcy Bishop, Art Building, Room 464
April 4, Noon–1:30 p.m.: Virtual Intro to Wix Portfolio Workshop, hosted by the CVAD Career Coach Marcy Bishop, Zoom
April 8–May 19: "Labor of Luxury: The Art of Embroidery from India to the World," exhibition by the Texas Fashion Collection at NorthPark Center, Dallas
April 8, Noon–3 p.m.: Eclipse Party, Art Building Courtyard. The total eclipse of the Sun will occur at 1:42 p.m. Safety goggles will be provided.
April 8: UNT Giving Day early start: UNT Day of Giving: fundraising to support student success for CVAD Scholarships and CVAD Study Abroad funding
April 19, 9–10 a.m.: Registration in-person begins for the D. Jack Davis Lecture Series Symposium, Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building
April 19, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.: D. Jack Davis Lecture Series, Art Building, Room 187
April 22–May 2: "In Between Present & Presence," Printmaking Senior Exhibition, Union Art Gallery, University Union
April 25, 5–6:30 p.m.: Reception for "In Between Present & Presence" exhibition, Union Art Gallery, University Union
April 25, 5–7 p.m.: Reception for "ce n'est pas une exposition" Drawing & Painting Senior B.F.A. Exhibition, Art Building, Fourth Floor
April 26, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Leena Sonbuol dissertation defense "Place Identity: New Vision toward a Phenomenology of Identity in Contemporary Art in Saudi Arabia."

March 1, 6–8 p.m.: Spring First- and Second-year M.F.A. Student Exhibition Reception, UNT CoLab, 207 N Elm St., Denton, TX 76201
March 1–16: Spring M.F.A. Exhibition, UNT CoLab, 207 N Elm St., Denton, TX 76201
March 6, 12:30 p.m.: "The Art of Mary Linwood: Embroidery, Installation, and Entrepreneurship in Britain 1787–1845," Writier's talk at the Kimbell Art Museum, Heidi Strobel, professor, Art History.
March 11-17: Spring Break

March 15-16: The State of Black Design Returns 2024 Conference and Career Fair, University of Tennessee, Nashville, Tenn.
March 20, 7 p.m.: Rico Gatson, UNT Fine Arts Series, Lyceum Theater
March 28, 9 a.m.–Noon: Doctoral Dissertation Defense by Mikaela Bachmann, Department of Art Education, Art Building, Room 181

Feb. 1–Feb. 10: Voertman Competition Exhibition, Cora Stafford Gallery, UNT Art Building, Room 100
Feb. 1, 5–7 p.m.: Awards Ceremony & Reception for the 63rd Annual Paul Voertman Juried Student Art Competition, Art Building, Room 101. Awards: 5:15 p.m. 
Feb. 1: Deadline for M.F.A. program application for Fall 2024 enrollment
Feb. 1, Noon–4:30 p.m.: IDSA Career Fair, Next to the Design Resource Room
Feb. 6–May 10: "Everybody's Bolos" Exhibition, CVAD Gallery, Art Building, Room 160
Feb. 8, 5–7 p.m.: Reception for "Everybody's Bolos" Exhibition, CVAD Gallery, Art Building, Room 160
Feb. 24, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., "Everybody's Bolos" Symposium, Room 223 

Jan. 1: New Year's Day Holiday – campus closed
Jan. 2: Return to Campus
Jan. 15: Martin Luther King Jr. Day – campus closed
Jan. 16: Classes begin
Jan. 30–Feb. 10: Voertman Competition Exhibition, Cora Stafford Gallery, UNT Art Building, Room 100

Dec. 1, 6–8 p.m.: Printmaking B.F.A. Program Exhibition Reception, "Exchange of Being," UNT CoLab, 207 N Elm St Denton, TX 76201
Dec. 1–9: Printmaking B.F.A. Program Exhibition, "Exchange of Being," UNT CoLab, 207 N Elm St Denton, TX 76201, Hours: 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Dec. 8: Reading Day — no classes
Dec. 8: Voertman Competition online entry deadline
Dec. 15, 4 p.m.: Undergraduate Fall Commencement, UNT Coliseum
Dec. 17, 4 p.m.: Graduate Fall Commencement, UNT Coliseum
Dec. 19: Friends of CVAD e-Newsletter
Dec. 21: Georgia "Billie" Gough 103rd Birthday
Winter Break: Dec. 25–29, 2023, campus closed

Nov. 1–10: Exhibition: "Pup Cake," Paul Voertman Gallery, Northside, Art Building
Nov. 1–10: Exhibition: "Intravenous," Paul Voertman Gallery, Southside, Art Building
Nov. 2–3: IDEC SW Conference at CVADSchedule + Details
Nov. 7, 7 p.m.: Glenn Adamson Lecture, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
Nov. 8, 5:30 p.m.: Free Lecture and Q&A by Glenn Adamson, Ph.D., "Furiouser and Furiouser," Art Building, Room 223
Nov. 8, 6 p.m.: Designer Talk: Manali Mohanty, TEDx speaker, "Build, Test, Repeat: 3 Steps to Achieve Your Impossible," Art Building, Room 365
Nov. 10–Dec. 9: Voertman Competition Online Entry Form available
Nov. 13, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: “Teaching Comics Making: The Comic Art Teaching and Study Workshop” by Christopher Sperandio, Willis Library, Room 250H
Nov. 15–Dec. 1: Exhibition: "The 4th IADS Student Showcase," Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building
Nov. 17, 2 p.m.: Virtual Lecture by Michael Malowanczyk, creative leader and brand builder. Zoom Link.
Nov. 17, 11:59 p.m.: Deadline for the Galleries' Call for Spring 2024 Exhibition Proposals
Nov. 20–26: No classes
Nov. 25–26: Fall Holiday Break – campus closed
Nov. 29, 2–5 p.m.: Cookies and Coffee with CVAD Career Coaches, Art Building, Room 100
Nov. 29–Dec. 8: Exhibition: "POR LA RAZA," Cora Stafford Gallery, Northside, Art Building
Nov. 29–Dec. 8: Exhibition: "SOMATOFORM," Cora Stafford Gallery, Southside, Art Building

CVAD Design Month Schedule

Oct. 2: CVAD Student Project Award Fund Deadline, open to all students!
Oct. 4–13: Exhibition: "Peeling Back," Paul Voertman Gallery, Southside, Art Building
Oct. 4–13: Exhibition: "Call from Heaven," Paul Voertman Gallery, Northside, Art Building
Oct. 5, 2 p.m.: Artist Lecture by Ian van Coller, Willis Library, Room 250H
Oct. 6–8: 43rd Annual Denton Arts and Jazz Festival, Denton’s Quakertown Park and Facilities, 321 East McKinney St., Denton, Texas
Oct. 10, 2–5 p.m.: Cookies and Coffee with CVAD Career Coaches, Art Building, Room 100
Oct. 11–20: Exhibition: "Lauren Selden Recent Works," Cora Stafford Gallery, Southside, Art Building
Oct. 11–20: Exhibition: "Paper Alchemy," Cora Stafford Gallery, North Side, Art Building
Oct. 18–27: Exhibition: "Name TBA," Paul Voertman Gallery, Art Building
Oct. 19, 7 p.m., Room 367: The AIGA student group will host designers from The Matchbox Studio for an identity and branding workshop.
Oct 23–28: 2023 UNT Homecoming Week Schedule
Oct. 25, 5 p.m.: Deadline for free tickets & bus ride to Nasher Lecture with Glenn Adamson, Art Building, Room 101
Oct. 25–Nov. 3: Exhibition: "Embedding Presence," Cora Stafford Gallery, Art Building
Oct. 26, 3–5 p.m., Senior New Media Art Studio Exhibition "Future Memory 2000," Art Building, Room 356
Oct. 27, 3–5 p.m., Senior New Media Art Studio Exhibition "Reality ✓," Art Building, Room 356
Oct. 28, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.: CANCELED CVAD Celebrates 130/30 — special event
Oct. 31, 7–9 p.m.: CANCELED — Halloween Movie Night Special Event, Showing "Hocus Pocus," Free, Art Building Courtyard

Sept. 4: Labor Day – campus closed
Sept. 7: President's Sack Lunch for Staff
Sept. 7, 5–7 p.m.: Exhibition reception for "Emergence," Cora Stafford Gallery, Art Building
Sept. 20–29: Exhibition: "Nobody Knows: Who's that creepin' in my window," Paul Voertman Gallery, Southside, Art Building
Sept. 20–29: Exhibition: "Forged by Nature," Paul Voertman Gallery, Northside, Art Building
Sept. 21, 7–10 p.m.: Artist Talk by Cey Adams | Hip Hop DJ, CVAD Gallery, Art Building, Free & open to the public
Sept. 22, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.: State of Black Design Mini-Conference, Art Building, Rooms 365-367; Keynote: Cey Adams
Sept. 27–Oct. 6: Exhibition: "A New Media Effort," Cora Stafford Gallery, Art Building

 

 

 

Aug. 5–Sept. 16: Alumna Exhibition: "Who is God? Recollecting Earth's Creation Story," with alum Atinuke Adeleke at Daisha Board Gallery, 1604 Main St., Ste. 100, Dallas
Aug. 5, 7–10 p.m.: Exhibition Reception: "Who is God? Recollecting Earth's Creation Story," with alum Atinuke Adeleke at Daisha Board Gallery, 1604 Main St., Ste. 100, Dallas
Aug. 16, 8 a.m.–Noon: CVAD First Flight, Art Building, 1201 W. Mulberry St., Denton, Texas
Aug. 16, 5–7 p.m.: UNT Mean Green Fling, Library Mall, North Green, South Green, University Union
Aug. 21–Dec. 15: Fall Semester
Aug. 22–Sept. 14: Exhibition: "Emergence," Cora Stafford Gallery, Art Building, Room 100
Aug. 22–Dec. 15: Exhibition: "Cey Adams, Departure, 40 Years of Art & Design," CVAD Gallery, Art Building, Room 160

July 4: Independence Day — campus closed
July 9: Exhibition's Last Day: "Emancipation by Letitia Huckaby: The Unfinished Project of Liberation," Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
July 22, 6–9 p.m.: ArtSpeak with alumna Rosemary Meza DesPlas and Benito Huerta, Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr., Dallas

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