Ackland Upstairs

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Ackland Upstairs (formerly the Study Gallery) enables UNC-Chapel Hill faculty to have art installed specifically for the in-person use of their classes.

The public is encouraged to visit Ackland Upstairs during the Museum’s open hours in the fall and spring semester; it is closed in the summer.

Spring Semester 2019

Installation I: 9 January – 11 March

Antonio Fernández Reboiro, Cuban, born
1935, designer, Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias
Cinematográficos (ICAIC), publisher: The Art of Tobacco (El Arte del Tabaco), 1977, color screenprint. Gift of Louis A. Pérez, Jr., 2009.30.1

Prehistoric Art, Anthropology/Women’s and Gender Studies 222, Silvia Tomášková

Art and Sports in the Americas, Art History 113, Lyneise Williams

Confronting Oppression and Institutional Discrimination, Social Work 501, Allison DeMarco

Undergraduate Research Seminar: Photography and AfricaArt History 391, Carol Magee

Advanced Topics in Photography, Studio Art 515, Gesche Wuerfel

Introduction to Folklore, Folklore/Anthropology/English 202, Patricia Sawin

Installation I Object List 


For UNC Faculty

In a typical Ackland Upstairs display, eight to ten works of art are on view for an eight-week period, during which time faculty members arrange to hold class sessions in front of the works and/or ask students to visit on their own time to complete assignments.

If you are interested in learning more please fill out the form below. To see examples of how faculty members have used Ackland Upstairs, please click here.

Ackland Upstairs Information Request

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  • Please include the class title(s) and number(s).