Art and Art History

Reception in the CAB Gallery

CAB ART GALLERY

Click here to view a PDF of the 2016–17 gallery schedule

Fall 2016

EPHEMERA: INTERNATIONAL FEMALE PERSPECTIVES IN COLLAGE
September 1–September 30

Lone Seeburg: Catching the Wind

Thursday, September 1

Opening Reception: 5:30–7:00 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY

Seven international artists from France, Turkey, and other nations. Accompanied by a concurrent exhibit upstairs in the Mezzanine Gallery of local and regional collage artists including Elizabeth Darrow. Sponsored by the UNCW Office of International Programs and the UNCW Women's Studies and Resource Center.


STATE OF SUSPENSION
October 13–November 11

Andi Steele: Emenate

Thursday, October 13
Opening Reception: 5:30–7:00 p.m.

UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY


Most sculpture exhibits present work on a pedestal or perhaps attached to the wall, but this national juried show features sculpture that is suspended from the gallery ceiling. Installation sculptor Andi Steele will lead a jury panel that selects from
entries submitted through the CAFÉ online art entry service.


FALL SENIOR EXHIBITION
November 17–December 10

Thursday, November 17
Opening Reception: 5:30–7 p.m.

UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY

The Senior Exhibition is the culmination of study in studio art. The exhibition is
juried by the studio art faculty and mounted by graduating seniors. It is the
capstone event for studio art majors.


Spring 2017

BIENNIAL FACULTY EXHIBITION
January 12–February 17

Shannon Bourne: Aracdia

Thursday, January 12
Opening Reception: 5:30–7 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY

The exhibition features current work by University of North Carolina Wilmington studio art teaching faculty.


ALUMNI INVITATIONAL
February 23–March 31

Gabriel Lovejoy: Tensile Strength

Thursday, February 23
Opening Reception: 5:30–7:00 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY

Work by studio art alumni from 2010 or earlier now actively practicing as art professionals. Whether based in Wilmington, New England, California or overseas, these alumni are following their dreams by making art. Media include ceramics, sculpture, drawing and painting. During opening week there will be alumni events in conjunction with the exhibition.

SPRING SENIOR EXHIBITION
April 14–May 7

Thursday, April 14
Reception: 5:30–7 p.m.


The Senior Exhibition is the culmination of study in studio art. The exhibition is
juried by the studio art faculty and mounted by graduating seniors. It is the
capstone event for studio art majors.

 

Summer 2017

BETTY BROWN RETROSPECTIVE
June 1–July 27

Betty Brown: Island Passages

Thursday, June 1
Opening Reception & Gallery Talk:
5:00 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY

A survey of the past several decades' work by this noted Wilmington artist. In addition to her best-known work in watercolor, she has also explored printmaking, artist's
books, and mixed media. Her expressive watercolors feature figurative work, area coastal imagery, and views from overseas group painting excursions.



CAB ART GALLERY LOCATION
The Art Gallery is located on the ground floor of the Cultural Arts Building, near the building’s main entrance. The Cultural Arts Building is located on the corner of Randall Parkway and Reynolds Drive on the UNCW campus. To access either from South College Road or Racine Drive, take a left as you enter the campus area onto Randall Parkway. There is visitor parking directly in front of the Box Office entrance to the building.

THE MEZZANINE GALLERY at the CULTURAL ARTS BUILDING

hosts student solo, group, and curated exhibits. Students are eligible to submit exhibition proposals accompanied by a student lecture, which are vetted by the faculty. Faculty members also organize student exhibitions in the space. All exhibitions and lectures are free and open to the public.

The Mezzanine Gallery is located on the second floor of the Cultural Arts Building. The Cultural Arts Building is located on the corner of Randall Parkway and Reynolds Drive on the UNCW campus. To access either from South College Road or Racine Drive, take a left as you enter the campus area onto Randall Parkway. There is visitor parking directly in front of the Box Office entrance to the building.