Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Art on Paper 2019: The 45th Exhibition

February 3, 2019 – May 5, 2019

Art on Paper celebrates contemporary art in which the use of paper—either as surface or material—is a primary concern. More

Here We Are: Painting and Sculpting the Human Form

March 9, 2019 – October 20, 2019

Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers the myriad ways in which they have done so. More

2019 UNCG MFA Thesis Exhibition

April 27, 2019 – May 26, 2019

This exhibition features new work by eight MFA candidates in the UNCG School of Art. More

Double Edged: Geometric Abstraction Then and Now

May 25, 2019 – August 18, 2019

Presenting the two generations of work side by side, this exhibition consists of historic examples drawn from the Weatherspoon’s collection and contemporary counterpoints generously lent by artists and their galleries. More

2019 UNCG Faculty Biennial

June 8, 2019 – September 15, 2019

The Weatherspoon is pleased to present the 2019 biennial exhibition of recent work by studio art faculty in UNCG's School of Art. More

Interwoven: Natural and Illusory Textiles

June 22, 2019 – September 29, 2019

In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics. More