Current exhibitions

View exhibition page High Country Herbarium: Preserving Plants & Plant Communities in the Southern Appalachians

Guest curated by faculty and staff in the Department of Biology, High Country Herbarium, is a collaborative and interdisciplinary exhibit displaying herbarium vouchers from Appalachian's I. W. Carpenter, Jr. Herbarium, with paintings and drawings, photography, music and poetry written specifically for the exhibit.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 4, 2018
View exhibition page Sustained Ingrain: Contemporary Woodcuts from East to West

How is it possible that the oldest method of making prints, one that emerged in China during the first millennium, is still a rich, viable and relevant option for printmaking today? For many, a simple block of wood, long associated with craft traditions in both the East and West, emerges as the ultimate, natural antithesis to 'hi-tech' methodologies that seem to negate the hand.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, November 3, 2018
View exhibition page Our Living Past

Timothy Duffy has been photographing musicians in the South for thirty-five years and is the founder of the “Music Maker Relief Foundation” a nonprofit organization based in Hillsborough, NC that helps elderly musicians meet their basic needs so that they can share their music with the world. The exhibit, Our Living Past features portraits of these musicians and still lifes of Southern scenes in the form of twenty-five palladium prints created from Duffy’s wet plate photographs.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 4, 2018

Artist opportunities

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts (TCVA) offers multiple exhibition and programming opportunities for established and emerging artists. The Turchin Center focuses on a variety of techniques in two and three-dimensional media. Artist proposals will be accepted at any time and are reviewed by a curatorial committee on a rotating basis. Learn more

The Permanent Collection

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts' Permanent Collection supports the mission of the Center and the University by acquiring, documenting, preserving, and exhibiting artworks of aesthetic, cultural, and historic significance. Learn more

View additional artwork in the Rotunda Gallery ion the 4th floor of Belk Library.

Past exhibitions

Information about past Turchin Center exhibitions is archived here.

Upcoming exhibitions

View exhibition page The Persistence of Weeds: Hannah Cole
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 6, 2018
View exhibition page The Elephantine in the Anthropocene: Kelsey Merreck Wagner
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 6, 2018
View exhibition page Art from Down Under: Australia to New Zealand
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 6, 2018

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