Exhibitions

Current exhibitions

View exhibition page 12th Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition

Presented by Appalachian State University's Outdoor Programs in partnership with The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, the Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition showcases the unique character, people, places, and pursuits that distinguish the Southern Appalachians.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 6, 2015
View exhibition page Ben Butler: Elegy to the Disappearance of Objects

Butler’s new installation, Elegy to the Disappearance of Objects, is an exploration of these themes on a colossal scale. Visit the Main Gallery for an immersive exhibition experience.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 6, 2015
View exhibition page Pieces of the Puzzle: 2014-2015 Educational Outreach Program of TCVA

Pieces of the Puzzle features works of art that have been created by participants who have been involved in the center's Education Outreach Programs. 

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 6, 2015
View exhibition page Quicksilver: New Acquisitions from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

Quicksilver pays homage to Andy Warhol’s original Factory (1950s – 1962/63), coined the “Silver Factory” by its frequent visitors. The exhibition provides a visceral immersion experience for the viewer, showcasing six silkscreen prints donated to the Turchin Center Permanent Collection by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. 

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 8, 2015
View exhibition page Andrzej Maciejewski: Garden of Eden

From the paintings of old masters to modern commercials, Garden of Eden inspires a discussion on our relationship with the nature and on our civilization. 

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 8, 2015
View exhibition page Structures & Surfaces: Lynn Duryea & Brad Stroman

Lynn Duryea and Brad Stroman share more than a similar color palette. Both artists have perfected their skills through years of dedicated and solitary practice, creating visceral experiences for their audiences—one through steel and clay forms, the other with acrylic paint on canvas.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 8, 2015

Artist opportunities

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts (TCVA) offers multiple exhibition and programming opportunities for established and emerging artists. Artist proposals will be accepted at any time and are reviewed by a curatorial committee on a rotating basis. Learn more

The Permanent Collection

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts' Permanent Collection supports the mission of the center and the university by acquiring, documenting, preserving, and exhibiting artworks of aesthetic, cultural, and historic significance. Learn more

Past exhibitions

Information about past Turchin Center exhibitions is archived here.

Upcoming exhibitions

View exhibition page We Are the Music Makers!
Exhibition begins: Monday, June 1, 2015
View exhibition page Rosen Sculpture Invitational
Exhibition begins: Wednesday, July 1, 2015
View exhibition page STREAM: Razi Projects, the Collaborations of Suzi Davidoff and Rachelle Thiewes
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 3, 2015
View exhibition page Reassembling from the Heavy Metal Series: Nancy Brittelle
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 3, 2015
Annie Waldrop Sophie's Book, 2014 Mixed Media The Seen & the Unseen: Annie Waldrop
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 3, 2015
View exhibition page Can I Touch It?: Endia Beal
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 4, 2015
View exhibition page Intervention: Kirsten Stolle
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 4, 2015
View exhibition page Sightings: Ruth Ava Lyons
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 4, 2015

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