New Currents in Contemporary Art: MFA 2012

April 13, 2012 - May 13, 2012

brown green and red abstract art

Each spring, the Ackland Art Museum at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill presents New Currents in Contemporary Art, an exhibition of works by graduating UNC-Chapel Hill master of fine arts students. Marking the culmination of a two-year program, this exhibition introduces eight emerging artists who interpret ideas ranging from the personal to the process-oriented in a wide variety of media, styles, and approaches.

This year’s students are:

Lee Delegard

Ashley Florence

Cora Lim

Chris Musina

Jason E. Osborne

Neill Prewitt

Jonathan Sherrill

Seoun Som

Opening reception: Thursday, April 12, 2012, 6-8 p.m.

This exhibition and all related programming are made possible by the William Hayes Ackland Trust, the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Art, and friends and members of the Ackland Art Museum.

Image: Jason E. Osborne, American, born 1979: Together, 2011; acrylic enamel on canvas with burlap and pipe cleaners. Collection of the artist.