Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

Browse past exhibitions from MICA students, faculty and alumni.

Aug. 03
Jan. 04


Humans now recognize more brands than plants. In order to combat this trend, OVERLOOKED employs biomimicry in reverse. Instead of following the human adaptation of nature’s problem-solving abilities, the surreal nature of OVERLOOKED adopts human methods…
Aug. 18
Oct. 25

LaToya M. Hobbs: Sitting Pretty

August 18 – October 25 ARTIST’S RECEPTION: Thursday, September 27, 6-9 p.m.Rosenberg Gallery Sitting Pretty exhibits 15 large-scale woodcut and mixed media monotype portraits by LaToya M. Hobbs that confront European expectations of beauty and hairstyle…
Sep. 21
Mar. 10

Lauren Frances Adams: Crazy Quilt

Painting Faculty Lauren Frances Adams exhibits at the Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 21 Sept 2018 – 10 March 2019.  The wallpaper commission appropriates from the historic American textile technique called crazy…
Sep. 27
Dec. 07


We all have the tendency to gather things - photographs, books, slips of paper, memories, regrets - these things form unwitting collections. This tendency can lead to constructive ends - brick-by-brick building towers, homes, streets - or can be entirely…
Sep. 29
Oct. 25

SPLINTER: sculptures by Alex Green

GradEx is proud to present SPLINTER: sculptures by Alex Green. Alex is an MFA student in the Rinehart School of Sculpture currently exploring feminist themes through stylized representations of the female form.  The opening reception will be held October…
Oct. 04
Feb. 10

Across County Lines: Contemporary Photography from the Piedmont

Photography is arguably the region’s most widely practiced artistic medium. From analogue to digital to experimental, the range of photographic techniques practiced throughout North Carolina is both broad and deep. Across County Lines: Contemporary Photography…
Oct. 05
Oct. 28

2018 Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

On View: Friday, October 5 - Sunday, October 28, 2018 Reception: Friday, October 5, 5–7 pm The work in this annual exhibition is a selection of the best submissions from all four years of undergraduate students. From hundreds of entries, approximately…