John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

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RETURN FROM EXILE 
CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEASTERN INDIAN ART 


Exhibition: August 21 - December 8, 2017 
Reception, Symposium, and Performance: November 10, 2017 

Return from Exile


  

This National Endowment for the Arts funded exhibition features more than 30 contemporary Southeastern Native American artists working in a variety of media including painting, drawing, printmaking, basketry, sculpture...


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ANCIENT FORMS, MODERN MINDS:
CONTEMPORARY CHEROKEE CERAMICS

Exhibition: May 29 - November 10, 2017

Ancient Forms, Modern Minds: Contemporary Cherokee Ceramics



  

This exhibition features the work of 11 Cherokee artists, such as Joel Queen and Davy Arch, and brings together both historic and contemporary pottery techniques. The pottery of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians originated...

 


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WCU COLLECTS
RECENT AQUISITIONS 

Exhibition: October 3, 2017- January 26, 2018
Reception: October 5 from 5-7pm

Galen Frost, WCU Fine Art Museum Collection



  

 

This exhibition showcases a selection of artworks given to the Museum during the past two years and includes a number of artists not previously represented...

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Click here to learn about the Masters of Fine Arts thesis exhibitions from the WCU School of Art and Design. 

DIRTMAKER


Permanent Exhibition

Dirtmaker

  

This is a permanent sculpture installation on the WCU hiking trail that can be viewed year-round; the trailhead near the WCU Heath and Human Sciences building. 


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Admission is free and open to the public for all WCU Fine Art Museum exhibitions and receptions. 

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