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Family and Friends Sunday

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: On the fourth Sunday of the month, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. What can I do on Family and Friends Sunday? Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games […]

Encounter Art Tour – “Body and Soul: Human Form in Christian Art”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This Sunday, Ackland Student Guide Lea Efird leads an Encounter Art tour examining the human form as represented in Christian art in the Ackland’s permanent collection. This tour is offered as part of the Ackland’s monthly Family & Friends Sunday. Meet in the Ackland lobby. Free and open to the public. No RSVP required.

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others (payments should be made at the door by cash or check).

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all […]

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

Art for Lunch: Dr. Hollie Mann on “Art, Politics, and Animal Life”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Wednesday, 29 April, 12:00 PM Hollie Mann on “Art, Politics, and Animal Life” Dr. Hollie Mann (Political Science, UNC-Chapel Hill) discusses the artworks featured in the Ackland’s current Study Gallery installation designed for her course “Politics and Animal Life.” Register here! ABOUT ART FOR LUNCH: On selected Wednesdays, the Ackland invites members of the University community and […]

SOHP Intern Presentation

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: The Southern Oral History Program‘s current interns–Liz Kennedy, Holly Plouff, Bryan Smith, and Samantha Gregg–have been hard at work this semester!  Their project mapped the history of desegregation in North Carolina for high school teachers and created a women’s history walking tour of UNC, all through the medium of oral history. Please join us at the […]

PlayMakers: MARY’S WEDDING

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Location: Center for Dramatic Art

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers’ PRC2 Series presents a story of young love on the eve of The Great War. On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and […]

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

Download

Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

PlayMakers: MARY’S WEDDING

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Location: Center for Dramatic Art

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers’ PRC2 Series presents a story of young love on the eve of The Great War. On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and […]

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

Download

Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

PlayMakers: MARY’S WEDDING

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Location: Center for Dramatic Art

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers’ PRC2 Series presents a story of young love on the eve of The Great War. On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and […]

2015 Undergraduate Honors Exhibition: Anti-Matters

Download

Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Sabine Gruffat

Description: Anti-Matters is the culmination of the four Honors studio art students, Diego Camposeco, Jack Twiddy, Rachel Johnson and Shelby Bass, on exhibit at the John and June Alcott Gallery on UNC’s campus.

Drawing in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: The second Saturday of every month, Amanda Hughes (Director of External Affairs) leads participants in a creative exploration of a particular object in the Ackland’s collection. For all sessions, bring paper and dry media (crayon, pencils, etc.). All levels are welcome. Free and open to the public. No reservation necessary.

Drawing for Tweens

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free to members | $5 per child for non-members.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This program invites 10- to 13-year-olds to look at selected works in the Ackland’s galleries and identify techniques that the artists used to make them. Gallery teachers demonstrate and teach participants technical skills, which they can then apply to their own artistic creations. A mix of drawing from works on display and creating one’s own […]

Art Adventures – AM Session

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Members, $5 for non-members. Space is limited.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Designed for 6- to 9-year-olds, Art Adventures sessions provide kids with a guided view of art in the Ackland’s galleries, followed by the opportunity to create take-home treasures in an adjacent art studio using newly-learned art-making techniques. Materials are provided. Space is limited. Please RSVP at ackland.org.

Art Adventures – PM Session

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Members, $5 for non-members. Space is limited.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Designed for 6- to 9-year-olds, Art Adventures sessions provide kids with a guided view of art in the Ackland’s galleries, followed by the opportunity to create take-home treasures in an adjacent art studio using newly-learned art-making techniques. Materials are provided. RSVP for Art Adventures sessions here!

Encounter Art Tour – “Body and Soul: Human Form in Christian Art”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: The first Saturday afternoon of the month, an Ackland Student Guide leads an “Encounter Art” tour, helping visitors gain a deeper understanding of selected works in the Museum’s permanent collection based on a particular theme. This Saturday, Ackland Student Guide Lea Efird leads a tour examining the human form as represented in Christian art in the Ackland’s […]

PlayMakers: MARY’S WEDDING

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Location: Center for Dramatic Art

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers’ PRC2 Series presents a story of young love on the eve of The Great War. On the eve of her wedding to another man, Mary dreams of meeting a young soldier, their blossoming love, and the winds of fate that blew them apart when he goes to battle in World War I. Haunting and […]