News Items from UNC Greensboro

This summer, the Weatherspoon Art Museum hosts the exhibition “Helen Frankenthaler: Late Works, 1990-2003,” June 12 through August 28. The show is curated by a former Weatherspoon curator, Douglas Dreishpoon, and there will be a virtual curator talk June 16 at 4 p.m. Register here: https://weatherspoonart.org/event-jun-16-curators-talk-dreishpoon/ Recognized as one of the great American artists of […]

The Weatherspoon Art Museum is undergoing a transformation, with a bold initiative to ensure it can tell fuller, more inclusive, and more diverse histories of American art.  A $75,000 grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art – part of the foundation’s recently announced multimillion-dollar initiative, Re-envisioning Permanent Collections: A Special Initiative for US Museums […]

UNC Greensboro has announced the lineup for the 2021-22 UNC Greensboro Concert and Lecture Series (UCLS), an annual celebration of the arts that brings some of the brightest luminaries and performers in the arts to UNCG’s campus.  The 2021-22 season features an Academy Award winner, a world-renowned author, and a Broadway legend of stage and […]

UNC Greensboro has always been a home and incubator for poets and writers, through the MFA Program in Creative Writing and the surrounding literary community.  Because it’s April and the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Month, faculty poets Stuart Dischell and Emilia Phillips offered a few words about how poetry is relevant and necessary right […]