Exhibitions

Current exhibitions

View exhibition page Strange Gardens: Julia Barello

New Mexico State University art department chair and metalsmith Julia Barello’s site-specific installation is a haunting field of flora created from re-purposed X-ray and MRI films that have been dyed and cut.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 6, 2016
View exhibition page The Waterworks: Jennifer Hecker

The artist and educator Jennifer Hecker explores the metaphor of “sculpting” water with bronze and glass pieces that suggest the fragility and necessity of an element that is essential for life but increasingly scarce.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 4, 2016
View exhibition page 13th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Contest

One of TCVA’s most popular events, dazzling gallery-goers with images by photographers who’ve steeped themselves in the land and culture.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 4, 2016
View exhibition page Pieces of the Puzzle: Outreach Programs at the Turchin Center

Our outreach coordinator brings the diverse talents of our community into the galleries, to explore how the Boone community makes art.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, June 4, 2016
View exhibition page Show Me the Way to Go Home: Brad Thomas

This exhibition includes mixed-media collage/paintings, and, what's really exciting, Brad's illustrations for one of his artist's books, "The Book of He."

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 6, 2016
View exhibition page Melting: Marietta Patricia Leis and David Vogel

Marietta Patricia Leis and David Vogel recently traveled to Antarctica. The artists hope that if people are drawn to the beauty of their art from the expedition they will become acutely aware of the fragile future of Antarctica and it's natural inhabitants.

Exhibition ends: Saturday, August 6, 2016
View exhibition page 30th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition

For three decades, this national, juried competition, made possible by the generous support of Martin and Doris Rosen and their family, has brought a remarkable array of contemporary American sculpture to the Appalachian State University campus.

Exhibition ends: Friday, April 21, 2017

Artist opportunities

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts (TCVA) offers multiple exhibition and programming opportunities for established and emerging artists. The Turchin Center focuses on a variety of techniques in two and three-dimensional media. 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 teh mission of the Center and the University by acquiring, documenting, preserving, and exhbiting artworks of aesthetic, cultural, and historic significance. Learn more

View additional artwork in the Rotunda Gallery ion the 4th floor of Belk Library.

Past exhibitions

Information about past Turchin Center exhibitions is archived here.

Upcoming exhibitions

View exhibition page International Series: Contemporary Artists from Brazil
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 1, 2016
View exhibition page Color Me This: Contemporary Art Jewelry
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 1, 2016
View exhibition page A Sense of Place: Eliana Arenas
Exhibition begins: Friday, July 1, 2016
View exhibition page The Authority of the Book
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 2, 2016
View exhibition page Untitled (Artspeak?): Kang Seung Lee
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 2, 2016
View exhibition page Earthbound/Ethereal Nexus: John Roth
Exhibition begins: Friday, September 2, 2016

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