Visual Art



North Carolina Museum of Art: EXHIBITION: Line, Touch, Trace


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( Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 - Sun., Mar. 8, 2015 )

North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407

Program

Organized by Greenhill in Greensboro, N.C., Line, Touch, Trace highlights hand-drawn works by 13 North Carolina artists who use graphite, ballpoint pen, conté crayon, ink, or charcoal to explore drawing in its relationship to thought processes. Line may be used to precisely render contours or as calligraphy on the drawing’s surface; touch builds tonal values or erases edges; and traced marks may suggest elements of an imagined topography. The artists use line, touch, and trace in works that communicate mental states, project invented worlds, or portray moments of contemplation. The range of approaches presented attests to the effervescence of drawing and its contribution to contemporary art.

Notes

This exhibition may be viewed in East Building, Level B, Meymandi Exhibition Gallery.

Cost

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More information

(919) 715-5923
http://ncartmuseum.org/

Dates

  • Saturday, August 30, 2014 - Sunday, March 8, 2015