Arts: Transforming the 21st-Century Liberal Arts Education

Creativity and innovation come from thinking about problems and connecting ideas in new ways. Empowering arts programs to enrich every corner of campus and making sure creative thought informs every student's education strengthen Carolina's teaching, research and public service missions, and position Carolina as a national leader in transforming the 21st-century liberal arts education.

    Arts Funding Priorities

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    A member of the Hamel family stands inside a  sculpture outside of the Ackland Art Museum
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    Carolina’s Jewel

    The Ackland Museum fosters a comfortable and family-friendly environment.

    James and Susan Moeser pose outdoors in front of South Building on UNC-Chapel Hill's campus.
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    A Milestone Investment

    A $3 million anonymous gift to Carolina Performing Arts at UNC-Chapel Hill honors CPA founder and Carolina's Chancellor Emeritus James Moeser.

    The Commons Festival 2019
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    Fostering a Creative Community

    Four local artists have been awarded artists-and-residencies at CPA

    Flutronix duo
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    Change through Music

    Creating community-centered social change through music

    Hanging posters promoting the Ackland Art Museum
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    Building a Foundation

    "Being a fellow at the Ackland was an invaluable experience."

    Painting at the Ackland Art Museum
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    Teaching while learning — the student guide experience

    "Teaching others about art while also still learning new information never gets old."