35th Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition
35th Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition
May 15, 2021 - Apr 16, 2022
Outdoor campus
ERRATIC: Hoss Haley
ERRATIC: Hoss Haley
Jul 2, 2021 - Dec 11, 2021
Hodges Gallery
98.6 - A Creative Commonality
98.6 - A Creative Commonality
Jul 2, 2021 - Feb 5, 2022
Mezzanine Gallery
Matters of the Heart (and Other Abnormalities): Shawn Morin
Matters of the Heart (and Other Abnormalities): Shawn Morin
Sep 3, 2021 - Feb 5, 2022
Mayer Gallery
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35th Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition
35th Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition
May 15, 2021 - Apr 16, 2022
ERRATIC: Hoss Haley
ERRATIC: Hoss Haley
Jul 2, 2021 - Dec 11, 2021
98.6 - A Creative Commonality
98.6 - A Creative Commonality
Jul 2, 2021 - Feb 5, 2022
Matters of the Heart (and Other Abnormalities): Shawn Morin
Matters of the Heart (and Other Abnormalities): Shawn Morin
Sep 3, 2021 - Feb 5, 2022
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Holiday Hours

The Turchin Center will close for the Thanksgiving holiday beginning Wednesday, November 24 and will reopen on Tuesday November 30 2021.

The Turchin Center will close for the Christmas holidays beginning Sunday, December 19 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts in Boone, North Carolina welcomes visitors to experience the arts through quiet contemplation, engaging discussion, dynamic tours, festive exhibition celebrations, enlightening art talks, or creative art workshops. Admission is always FREE.
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VISIT

The Turchin Center galleries are open to the public Tuesday – Thursday and Saturday from 10 am – 6 pm and Fridays from Noon – 8 pm. Closed Sunday and Monday. Admission is free.

The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts Covid-19 protocols and procedures follow the recommended guidelines of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and Appalachian State University. Those planning to visit the Turchin Center are advised to visit the Appalachian State University Covid-19 updates webpage for current on-campus requirements which are updated as necessary to respond to current conditions. For additional information please contact us at 828-262-3017

 

ART

The Turchin Center features two wings and six dynamic galleries with changing exhibitions of contemporary art works by national and international artists, as well as the finest local artists of our region. Outdoor sculptures are located across the Appalachian State University campus.

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Turchin Center Events

EVENTS

Art workshops, ARTtalks and Lunch & Learn programs supplement and enrich the exhibitions in the galleries. Exhibition Celebrations, the Rosen Sculpture Walk and First Friday events are being hosted in-person beginning in July 2021. ARTtalks and Lunch & Learn events will continue to be held in virtual format during summer 2021.

LEARN

A variety of exhibitions and programs provide opportunities for visitors to learn about the arts and the world around them. The Turchin Center has reopened to the public, however, those not ready to visit can explore the walk-through videos, ARTtalks and learning guides available on-line. Educators are invited to use the Turchin Center as a resource in their classrooms. For more information about guided tour opportunities, visit the Learn page.

Learn

UPCOMING EVENTS

There are no upcoming events at this time

TCVA MISSION

The Turchin Center engages visitors from the university, community, nation and beyond in unique and meaningful experiences with the visual arts, by offering a wide array of dynamic and accessible exhibition, education, outreach and collection programs. These programs support the university’s teaching mission, inspire lifelong engagement with the visual arts, and create opportunities for participants to learn more about themselves and the world around them. The center is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community of arts supporters, while presenting exhibition and education programming that fosters dialogue about important issues facing today’s world, including social, racial and economic justice.

TURCHIN CENTER NEWS

In the Studio with Jeana Eve Klein

In the Studio with Jeana Eve Klein

Jeana Eve Klein has been teaching at Appalachian State University for just over 16 years. She is a professor of fibers and assistant chair for curriculum in the art department and recently she was asked to join the Turchin Center advisory board. She sees her role as a...

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35th Rosen Sculpture Winners Announced

35th Rosen Sculpture Winners Announced

Boone, North Carolina –​ About the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, named for university benefactors Robert and Lillian Turchin, fulfills Appalachian State University's long-held mission of providing a home for world-class...

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