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Capturing Forgotten Landscapes

Go Triad article "Capturing Forgotten Landscapes" by Stephanie Burt

Go Triad article "Capturing Forgotten Landscapes" by Stephanie Burt

Check out the latest cover story in the News & Record’s Go Triad magazine about the upcoming Rackstraw Downes exhibition on view at the Weatherspoon on Saturday, May 28.

Visit our website for more information about this exhibition here.

Rackstraw Downes: Onsite Paintings 1972-2008 is organized by the Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York.

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Review: Judy Pfaff @ the Weatherspoon Art Museum


Shapeshifter: Judy Pfaff at Weatherspoon Art Museum, by Phillip Larrimore, Charlotte Viewpoint
A brief history of the transformation of space in the 20th century would nevertheless involve demographics, distances, the means of exchange of information and goods, precipitous shifts in scale at both ends of the micro- and macroscopic, et cetera. It would include how many different ways space exploded – the prismatic explosion of cubism, the splattered calligraphic explosion of abstract expressionism, the meticulously sequenced explosions which are so often a centerpiece of Japanese animated cartoons. More

Judy Pfaff, River Road (South), 2009/2011, steel, wood, fluorescent and neon lights, honeycomb cardboard, paint, expanded foam, shellac, sunflowers, tree fungus, paper lanterns and rubber tubing, dimensions variable; approx. 164 x 483 x 270 in. Courtesy of the artist.

Judy Pfaff: Falk Visiting Artist at the Weatherspoon Art Museum, January 13-April 17, 2011.

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Three New WAM Articles in UNCG’s “Carolinian”


The Carolinian: The Independent Student Newspaper of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, September 1, 2010

Three new WAM-related articles from the September 1, 2010 issue of The Carolinian.

1. Big Shots: The Exhibition, by Kaley Davis

2. Looking a Little Closer, by Vanessa Fusco

3. Warhol Documentary Ignites, by Kaycie Coy

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Cover story in this week’s Go Triad


New cover story in “Go Triad” this week by Dawn Decwikiel-Kane, “Private FBI Files Turned Into Art”, August 26, 2010.

The exhibition Arnold Mesches: The FBI Files is on view until September 5, 2010 at the Weatherspoon Art Museum.

View other works by this artist on his website.

Arnold Mesches Article Go Triad
Private FBI Files Turned into Art, Dawn Decwikiel-Kane

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Inspire. Change. Entry on UNCG’s homepage


Inspire Change article on UNCG's featured stories

Joel Vanderkamp installs some of Andy Warhol's Polaroids.

Joel Vanderkamp installs some of Andy Warhol’s Polaroids.

WAM preparator, Joel Vanderkamp was featured on UNCG’s “Inspire. Change.” feature page on the university home page.

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