36th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition

Outdoor campus

36th Rosen Sculpture Competition finalistsThe Rosen Sculpture Competition and Exhibition is a national juried competition presented annually by An Appalachian Summer Festival and the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. […]

Art Department Faculty Biennial

Galleries A & B

Jody Servon, Pandemic Lint The Art Department Faculty Biennial Exhibition is a collaborative exhibition organized by the Smith Gallery and the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. These non-juried exhibitions […]

Installation with Ukrainian Flag: Lowell Hayes

Community Gallery

Lowell Hayes in the Community GalleryIn this installation, Lowell Hayes, one of Boone’s most well-loved artists, shares his artistic response to the war in Ukraine. His work typically evokes a […]

Multitudes: Bart Vargas

Hodges Gallery

Bart Vargas; Keyboard EggsMULTITUDES is a celebration of Bart Vargas’ use of materials, form, pattern, and color through sculpture and painting. This twenty-year retrospective of Vargas’ work consists of objects […]

Folded and Gathered: Nicole Pietrantoni

Mezzanine Gallery

Nicole Pietrantoni; Still Life (persimmon tree),Inkjet on Kozo paper, acrylic paint, bound into 9 accordion books. Nicole Pietrantoni’s books and installations explore the representation of beauty in times of loss, […]

Campus Arts Corridor

Outdoor campus

The Campus Arts Corridor, looking back towards the Turchin Center Sculpture has long been a dynamic element on the campus of Appalachian State University and in August 2022, a new collection of seven sculptures has been installed as phase one of a Campus Arts Corridor. They originate at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts […]

Workshop: Paint Night for App Students

Location: TCVA: Classroom 3200 Audience: Appalachian State University Students Materials: All materials are provided by the TCVA. Cost: FREEJoin us on Tuesday evenings throughout the semester to unleash your creative […]

Blazing Easels

TCVA: Room 3200

Location: TCVA 3200 Audience: Ages 7 - 12 Registration: This is a six week workshop series. Space is limited and registration is required. Materials: All materials needed for the sessions […]

Workshop: Open Studio for App Students

TCVA: Room 3200

Location: TCVA: Classroom 3200 Audience: Appalachian State University Students Materials: All materials are provided by the TCVA. Cost: FREEJoin us on Tuesday evenings throughout the semester to unleash your creative […]

October First Friday at the Turchin!

All Galleries

Art + Friends + Fun = First Friday at the Turchin!Join us for a curator-led tour of Multitudes: Bart Vargas at 5:30 and 7 pm as part of Climate Justice […]

Workshop: Paint Night for App Students

Location: TCVA: Classroom 3200 Audience: Appalachian State University Students Materials: All materials are provided by the TCVA. Cost: FREEJoin us on Tuesday evenings throughout the semester to unleash your creative […]

Workshop: Open Studio for App Students

TCVA: Room 3200

Location: TCVA: Classroom 3200 Audience: Appalachian State University Students Materials: All materials are provided by the TCVA. Cost: FREEJoin us on Tuesday evenings throughout the semester to unleash your creative […]