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Friday, January 17, 2020

CVAD Continuing Student Scholarship

CVAD Continuing Student Scholarship
Deadline January 31, 2020
https://art.unt.edu/continuing

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Hugo Ivan Juarez receives Frogman's Assistantship

Courtesy Ryan O'Malley
Congratulations to Hugo Ivan Juarez for receiving a Workshop Assistantship to attend Frogman's Print Workshops 2020! A competitive award with applicants from across the nation, the Workshop Assistantship offers tuition and board for one class in exchange for assistance to the program.

Pictured: Hugo at a collaborative relief printmaking workshop taught by Ryan O'Malley at the 2019 Frogman's Print Workshops.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Steven Petrow LGBTQ Fellowship at VCCA


Steven Petrow LGBTQ Fellowship at VCCA
Application deadline is January 15, 2020.

Monday, January 6, 2020

**Spring 2020 Opportunities Forecast**





Spring 2020 Opportunities Forecast:

CVAD CONTINUING STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline January 31, 2020
https://art.unt.edu/continuing

60th ANNUAL VOERTMAN COMPETITION EXHIBITION
Juried by Andrea Karnes, Senior Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and UNT alumna.
Cora Stafford Gallery, College of Visual Arts, University of North Texas
Exhibition: Jan. 30–Feb. 15, 2020
Reception: Jan. 30, 5–7 p.m.

ARTIST'S LECTURE:Mark Dion
Feb. 8 at 1pm at the Amon Carter Museum

Tickets are available here: https://www.cartermuseum.org/DionTalk in conjunction with the exhibition

The Perilous Texas Adventures of Mark Dion at the Amon Carter Museum, February 8–May 17 https://www.cartermuseum.org/exhibitions/perilous-texas-adventures-mark-dion

PLATFORM LECTURE: Christine Sun Kim
February 10, 2020 at 6:30pm at Greater Denton Arts Council, 400 E. Hickory Street, Denton Texas
Free & Open to the public

MFA PROGRAM OPEN STUDIOS NIGHT
February 28
4pm Department of Studio Art at Welch Street Annex, 405 S Welch St, Denton, TX 76201
5pm Department of Studio Art at Oak Street Annex, 1120 W. Oak St., Denton, TX 76201

PLATFORM LECTURE: Joyce Scott
March 16, 2020 at 5:30pm at Greater Denton Arts Council, 400 E. Hickory Street
Free & Open to the public

ARTIST'S LECTURE: Yoonmi Nam
Monday April 13: 9:00AM-9:50AM at Art 223 (Open to CVAD Students)
Monday April 13: 10:00AM-10:50AM RTFP 110 (Open to CVAD Students)

PRINTMAKING BFA SENIOR EXHIBITION
Tuesday April 7 through Satuday April 11, 2020.
Paul Voertman Gallery
Reception: Thurs, April 9, from 5-7pm

INAUGURAL CVAD EXHIBITION-IN-MOTION
5-7PM Thursday April 23
Entry Deadline: Friday, April 10: https://art.unt.edu/eim

CVAD STUDIO ART FULL CIRCLE BFA SHOWCASE
April 23, 2020, 5-7pm




CVAD Locker Rentals


Saturday, January 4, 2020

Kay Seedig at 500X Gallery



no recipe, no manual, no map
(a solo exhibition by Kay Seedig)
500X Gallery
500 Exposition Ave
Dallas, Texas 75226

Opening reception January 11th 2020 7-10 pm
Exhibition runs January 11th-February 2nd
Gallery hours: Saturday & Sunday 12-5 pm

Kay Seedig is a MFA Printmaking Alumni & CVAD Foundations Program Technician 

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Toulouse Graduate School Matching Travel Funds

Opportunity for Graduate Students:  Toulouse Graduate School Matching Travel Funds
MFA students / TGS Matching Travel Funds due (with prior completion of Travel Authorization and Faculty Review Form) to Gustavo Placencia by January 15, 2020.

https://tgs.unt.edu/new-current-students/travel-grants

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Call for Entries: Rising Eyes of Texas


Call for Entries: Rising Eyes of Texas
13th Annual Juried Collegiate Art Show
Rockport Center, Rockbort, TX
Juror:  Rebecca Gomez, the Curator of Exhibitions and Director of Programs for the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas.
DEADLINE: JAN 6, 2020
$2000 in cash prizes.
SUBMISSIONS WEBSITE

Thursday, December 26, 2019

Closing Soon: BFA Senior Exhibition



The BFA Printmaking Senior Exhibition NOT YET  will be closing soon on January 2.  If you have not seen it yet, please do.  for those who could not make it out, here is the info and some photos...

Voertman’s Store Gallery
1314 W Hickory St. Denton, TX 76201
Gallery Hours: M-F 8am-6pm, Sat 10-5pm, Sun 12-5pm
Exhibition Dates: Nov 25-Jan 2, 2019
Reception Date: Thurs Dec 5, 5-7pm

NOT YET:  The anticipation of a next step, the uncertainty of finding closure, the anxiety of expectations, the curiosity for the unknown. This exhibition brings together ten senior printmaking majors at the University of North Texas. Each artist explores distinct creative directions filtered through various methodical print processes that embody delayed gratification and anticipation for results.  These artists complete this milestone in their education while looking forward to next steps in creative lives.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Sunday, December 1, 2019

BFA Exhibition Installation

Installing the BFA Senior Exhibition...

Monday, November 18, 2019

NOT YET: BFA Printmaking Senior Exhibition

NOT YET (BFA Printmaking Senior Exhibition)
Voertman’s Store Gallery
1314 W Hickory St. Denton, TX 76201
Gallery Hours: M-F 8am-6pm, Sat 10-5pm, Sun 12-5pm
Exhibition Dates: Nov 25-Jan 2, 2019
Reception Date: Thurs Dec 5, 5-7pm

NOT YET:  The anticipation of a next step, the uncertainty of finding closure, the anxiety of expectations, the curiosity for the unknown. This exhibition brings together ten senior printmaking majors at the University of North Texas. Each artist explores distinct creative directions filtered through various methodical print processes that embody delayed gratification and anticipation for results.  These artists complete this milestone in their education while looking forward to next steps in creative lives.

Aracely M. Mendoza’s lithographs and screen prints explore themes on sexual and social norms within the latinx community.
Julianne Dao’s colorful monoprints explore Vietnamese-American identity through floral abstractions.
Dalia Guerrera’s works use screen printing to explore the nostalgia and melancholia of familiar objects.
Mimi Medrano’s prints seek to open up the hushed conversation on isolation and belonging.
Angelina Bissey’s lithographs and screen prints show an obsession with ritual and traditions in her Mexican-American upbringing.
grace otten’s screen printed figurative works explore gender, sexuality, mental health, relationships, and body image.             
Hunter Wright’s lithographs, screen prints, and relief prints illustrate a world of unruly creatures that are surrogates for psychological complexities.
Faith Johnson’s mixed media etchings highlight our connections to the natural world using imagery of flora and fauna.
Hugo Ivan Juarez’s screen and relief prints transform photographic snapshots into Palimpsestic abstractions.
Lavender Rathman’s prints reflect on dissonance in suburban life by staging a surreal cast of masked characters in various delinquent dramas.