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…
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…
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…
Dec. 02
Dec. 14

Strange Light under my Bed, A Pop-Up Exhibition

Sandra Liu and Ida Greenberg's pop-up show of paintings, puppets, and animation about the complexities and humor of life.  Exhibition on view December 2 through December 14 in Lazarus Studio 340. Light reception on Friday, December 7 from 3:15-4:15pm…