Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Observed/Examined/Fabricated: Recent Acquisitions in Photography

February 28, 2015 – June 21, 2015

This exhibition highlights recent additions in photography to the museum’s collection. More

2015 UNCG MFA Thesis Exhibition

May 2, 2015 – May 31, 2015

The 2015 UNCG Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition features new work by four artists who are MFA candidates. More

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

Interludes: Discovered Moments

June 6, 2015 – August 23, 2015

The images in this exhibition convey a specific sense of place or moment in time by capturing figures engaged in transitory actions or reflecting fleeting states of being. 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 11, 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

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

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