MFA Thesis

Wellington B. Gray Gallery


Founded in 1977, the Wellington B. Gray Art Gallery is an integral part of the School of Art and Design’s educational mission.  The Gray Gallery provides educational programming for students and the community through six to eight exhibitions each year and numerous symposia and lectures by visiting artists and curators.  The collections that the Gallery and School of Art and Design maintain includes a significant collection of western and central African art, Baltic ceramics, the Dwight M. Holland collection, a major and on-going donation of contemporary ceramics and a suite of Larry Rivers prints.


School of Art and Design Student Exhibition

October 27 - November 14, 2014
Gallery Reception: Friday, November 7, 5:00 PM

The East Carolina University School of Art and Design Student Exhibition will be on view in the Wellington B. Gray Gallery from October 27 to November 14, 2014.  The reception is First Friday, November 7.

Area curriculum coordinators in the School of Art and Design have selected  outstanding work from both graduate and undergraduate students for this exhibition. East Carolina University features the largest studio art program in North Carolina, which is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).  

Curriculum areas represented in the show are: art foundations, ceramics, cinema, drawing, graphic design, illustration, interactive media, metal design, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, textile design, and video.

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The Wellington B. Gray Gallery is located off of 5th and Jarvis Streets on the campus of East Carolina University in the Jenkins Fine Arts Center.  Summer gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The gallery is closed for all University holidays. Jenkins Fine Arts Center is handicapped accessible. Parking for the reception is available in the lot surrounding Jenkins Fine Arts Center.

For more information, please contact Tom Braswell, Interim Gallery Director, at (252) 328-6336.