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May 2015
Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

May 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

May 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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June 2015
Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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Free

The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015

June 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until June 7, 2015

“1. Be wary of objects. 2. Express something by making objects. 3. Therefore, be wary of the objects that you make. The eleven artists in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s MFA Class of 2015 share this conflicted position in a variety of ways. They are deeply, even ethically aware of their role as cultural producers in an era of hyper-production, environmental exhaustion, labor virtualization and seemingly infinite commercial availability. If they could make no things, they would. But if they are going…

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July 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

July 11 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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August 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

August 8 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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September 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

September 12 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

September 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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October 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

October 10 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

October 25 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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November 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

November 14 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

November 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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December 2015
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

December 12 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

December 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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January 2016
Free for Members, $5 for non-members

Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum

January 9, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
second Saturday of every month

Studio Saturdays offer a variety of hands-on classes and activities for all ages. On the second Saturday of the month, make art inspired by works in the Ackland’s collections! To register and more information, visit www.ackland.org: Art Adventures (for kids ages 6-9) Two sessions: 10:30 AM–12:00 PM & 1:00–2:30 PM Drawing for Tweens (for kids ages 10-13)  10:30 AM–12:00 PM Drawing in the Galleries (for all ages) 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Art à la Carte (for UNC-Chapel Hill students) 2:00–5:00 PM Related

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Free

Family and Friends Sundays at The Ackland Art Museum

January 24, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month on the fourth Sunday until January 31, 2016

On the fourth Sunday of the month from 1pm to 5pm, spend an interactive, art-filled day with family and friends at the Ackland Art Museum. Conduct an “Art Interview” with your friend or family member – pick up a question sheet and pencil at the Information Desk. Play art games like Ackland Art Bingo, or challenge yourself and your friends to solving Ackland “Art in a Jar” puzzles. Make your own version of the Ackland’s “Artwork of the Month” (chosen by the previous…

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