Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Beverly Semmes: FRP

May 24, 2015 – September 6, 2015

At the heart of Beverly Semmes’s "The Feminist Responsibility Project (FRP)" is a collection of works on paper that use rough gestural applications of ink and paint to conceal and reveal the female body as depicted in pornographic magazines. More

Tom Burckhardt: FULL STOP

June 13, 2015 – October 4, 2015

Tom Burckhardt’s "FULL STOP" (2004-05) is a full-scale installation work constructed entirely of cardboard, black paint, wood and hot glue. More

McDonald Bane: 2 Parts Art, 1 Part Science

June 20, 2015 – October 4, 2015

Bane’s exhibition at the Weatherspoon includes works on paper, prints and oil on canvas paintings dating from 1966 to 2013. More

The Stilled Lives of Objects

July 7, 2015 – October 18, 2015

Over the history of art, the subject of the still life has provided unlimited opportunities for artists to investigate their understanding of vision and perception, to explore the formal elements of art, and to depict objects as symbols of cultural significance. More

Maud Gatewood: Selections

August 29, 2015 – November 29, 2015

The Weatherspoon is pleased to display in its atrium a group of paintings by UNCG alumna, Maud Gatewood, in conjunction with the Art Department’s fall exhibition "Remembering Maud Gatewood: A Selection of Her Paintings". More

Peter Campus: Shiva - Falk Visiting Artist

September 5, 2015 – November 29, 2015

Peter Campus is widely considered a seminal figure in the realm of video and new media art, beginning with his now-landmark works in the early 1970s. More

Punctuating Space: The Prints and Multiples of Richard Artschwager

October 3, 2015 – December 13, 2015

As both a painter and sculptor, Artschwager’s unique body ofwork straddles pop, minimal, and conceptual art. More

2015 UNCG Department of Art Faculty Biennial

October 17, 2015 – January 3, 2016

The Weatherspoon is pleased to present the 2015 biennial exhibition of recent work by studio art faculty in UNCG’s Department of Art. More

Pop Art: 20th Century Popular Culture as Muse

October 31, 2015 – January 31, 2016

Beginning in the late 1950s, a new art movement began gaining traction in America. More

In Motion

December 12, 2015 – February 28, 2016

The concept for this exhibition was inspired by the innovative collaborative work being done by the Weatherspoon’s educational staff and faculty in UNCG’s Department of Kinesiology. More

Reclaiming Nature: Art and Sustainability

January 9, 2016 – April 24, 2016

This exhibition will illustrate several of these concerns through images that address industrialization, deforestation, and vandalism, as well as nature’s diversity, fragility and ephemeral beauty. More

Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States

January 30, 2016 – May 1, 2016

Drawn from the University of Miami's Lowe Art Museum's collection, this exhibition explores the rich visual dialogue that occurred across the two Americas between 1919 and 1979. More