D. Jack Davis Endowed Lecture 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019

D. Jack DavisMarking the grand opening of the renovated and new addition to the Art Building, this year's D. Jack Davis lecturer is D. Jack Davis!

Oct. 12, 2019 | 3 p.m. | Art Building, Room 223

Lecturer: D. Jack Davis, Emeritus Professor of Art

Topic: “Looking Back / Looking Forward; Leaving Legacies / Building Legacies.”
D. Jack Davis is an Emeritus Professor of Art at the University of North Texas and a former Co-Director, 1990-2005, and director, 2005-2011, of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Davis holds a BA in Art and Education and an MA in Education from Baylor University, Waco, Texas, as well as a PhD in Art Education from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Mn. From 1971-2011, Davis taught at UNT for 40 years and served in a variety of administrative capacities including department chair, 1976-1983, Vice Provost of the University, 1983-1993, and Founding Dean of the College of Visual Arts and Design, 1993-2004.