Exhibitions

Current exhibitions

View exhibition page Hearing the Trees: Katherine Mitchell

Katherine Mitchell's practice is seeped in the traditions of Zen meditation as much as it is in the tradition of modernism as investigated in the 1960s and 70s when she was a young artist absorbing the concepts of conceptualism and abstraction into her rigorous practice of drawing and painting, based observations of the natural world.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, February 3, 2018
View exhibition page Forest Light: Adele Wayman

Adele Wayman’s paintings can reveal two different scenes or the same scene in different light, different moods or veer toward abstraction—letting the viewer deep into the artist’s nuanced mind as it wanders with focused attention through the seasons outside the big bay windows of her studio.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, February 3, 2018
View exhibition page Creative Democracy: The Legacy of Black Mountain College

As part of the campus-wide celebration of the historical legacy of Black Mountain College (BMC) at Appalachian during the Spring 2018 semester, the Turchin Center will feature a selection of art and artifacts from Black Mountain College artists and writers. During its shimmering, stormy history, many of the nation’s greatest thinkers and artists were in residence or paid visits to Black Mountain.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 2, 2018
View exhibition page 31st Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition

The Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition is an annual national juried competition presented by An Appalachian Summer Festival and the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. Since its establishment by Martin and Doris Rosen in 1987, the Rosen competition continues a tradition of showcasing contemporary American sculpture in outdoor settings across the campus of Appalachian State University. Made possible by the continued generosity of the Rosen Family: The Martin & Doris Rosen Giving Fund/Debbie Rosen Davidson and David Rosen/Charles & Nancy Rosenblatt Foundation.

Exhibition ends: Tuesday, May 1, 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

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