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December 21, 2016 - May 13, 2018

‘Color Across Asia’ Exhibition

Color Across Asia is part of a groundbreaking re-installation of the Ackland Art Museum’s Asian galleries, presenting the museum’s acclaimed collection of art from across the continent. The larger of the Ackland’s two Asian art galleries will be reinstalled by color, enabling visitors to experience a full spectrum of cultural influence. Color Across Asia displays several millennia of the material cultures of Asia, showcasing a rich history of innovation, invention and imitation. From the pure white of Chinese kaolin clay to the rich black of Japanese…

Start: December 21, 2016 @ 8:00 am
End: May 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: Ackland Art Museum
Phone: +1.919.966.5736
Address:
101 S. Columbia St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

January 11, 2017 - July 21, 2017

2017 Carolina Global Photography Exhibition

View photography from around the world in this exhibition featuring work by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumni, faculty, staff and students. The exhibition will open Jan. 11 and run through July 21, 2017 at the FedEx Global Education Center. All photography on display was submitted as part of UNC’s annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. The judges’ committee selected winning photographs with special consideration given to images that are distinctive and embrace a new perspective. Photographs have been…

Start: January 11, 2017 @ 8:00 am
End: July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

May 22, 2017 - August 29, 2017

‘Memory, Reason, Imagination: 400 Years of French Printing,’ Exhibition

Rare and fine examples of French printing will be on view in the Wilson Special Collections Library from May 22 through August 29. “Memory, Reason, Imagination: 400 Years of French Printing” features 65 books from the Rare Book Collection (RBC) at Wilson Library. Visitors will be able to see the development of printing technologies and the arc of French intellectual history, literature and culture. The majority of the materials on view are from the 16th through 19th centuries, representing some…

Start: May 22, 2017
End: August 29, 2017
Venue: Wilson Library, Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room
Phone: +1.919.962.3765
Address:
200 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

May 31, 2017 - December 10, 2017

‘Court and Capital: Art from Asia’s Greatest Cities,’ Exhibition

The courts and cities of Asia were―and still are―some of the largest and most important on earth. This exhibition presents the grand customs and fashions of Asian capitals, and looks at their transition from feudal seats to modern megacities. Court and Capital is part of a groundbreaking re-installation of the Ackland Art Museum’s Asian galleries, presenting the Museum’s acclaimed collection of art from across the continent.

Start: May 31, 2017
End: December 10, 2017
Venue: Ackland Art Museum
Phone: +1.919.966.5736
Address:
101 S. Columbia St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

June 1, 2017 - September 15, 2017

Submit to the 2017-2018 Carolina Global Photography Competition

The submission period is now open for the 18th annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. This amateur competition is open to all students, faculty, alumni and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and it showcases Carolina’s global activity, educational opportunities, research and service work. The competition closes September 15, 2017. Each photographer may submit up to three photos. Photos may represent any world region and there is no restriction on the period in which the photograph was taken.…

Start: June 1, 2017 @ 12:00 am
End: September 15, 2017 @ 12:00 am

June 29, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘Tootie’s Last Suit’ (US, 2009)

When New Orleans’ Mardi Gras Indian Chief Tootie Montana decides to come out of retirement and make one last Mardi Gras Indian suit, conflict erupts between Tootie and his son Darryl, to whom he earlier bequeathed the title of Chief. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for international students and scholars, this free series is open to everyone. It is brought to you by The Writing…

Start: June 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: June 29, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

July 13, 2017

TransAtlantic Masters Program Info Session at the EU Delegation

The TransAtlantic Masters Program will host an information session and reception at the EU Delegation to the U.S. in Washington D.C. This event will bring TAM students, graduates and administrators together to provide information about TAM offerings. If you are thinking about applying to TAM, this gathering is for you! Refreshments will be served. Mark your calendars now and, as space is limited, please RSVP here by July 6.

Start: July 13, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
End: July 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Venue: Delegation of the EU to the US
Address:
2175 K Street
Washington, DC 20037 United States

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘A Man Named Pearl’ (US, 2006)

A Man Named Pearl tells the inspiring story of self-taught topiary artist Pearl Fryar. It offers a message that speaks to respect for both self and others, and shows what one person can achieve when he allows himself to share the full expression of his humanity. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for international students and scholars, this free series is open to everyone. It…

Start: July 13, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: July 13, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

September 6, 2017

Global Hangout

Meet new friends from North Carolina and around the world in this highly interactive, fun-filled fest! This event includes international music, free appetizers, activities and prizes. The prizes include two tickets to see a global performance with Carolina Performing Arts. All undergraduate students are invited to attend.

Start: September 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
End: September 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Florence and James Peacock Atrium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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