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Charlotte -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Wed., Aug. 15, 2018 - Wed., Oct. 3, 2018 )

Central Piedmont Community College: Past & Present Group Exhibition

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Galleries is pleased to present a multimedia group exhibition  Past & Present, which is part of a celebration to commemorate the many years of the college’s beloved Pease Gallery, located on its Central Campus. Past & Present will showcase... Read More
August 15 – October 3, 2018, Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Artist Lectures: September 6, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. in Pease Gallery & September 13, 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in LVI 2150, Levine Campus Opening Reception: September 6, 5 – 7 p.m. in Pease Gallery

Pease Auditorium, CPCC. -- megan.lynch@cpcc.edu , http://www.cpcc.edu
Free

Charlotte -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Wed., Aug. 15, 2018 - Wed., Oct. 10, 2018 )

Central Piedmont Community College: Fruiting Bodies Exhibition

Performed by Katie St. Clair

St. Clair’s latest work not only focuses on the natural decay of life and the beauty found within, but also on the complex processes of physical and spiritual healing through visualization of plants and fungi in the Carolina landscape. Abstraction of these forms allows St. Clair to express the subtle relationships of... Read More
Artist Lecture: September 12, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Opening Reception: September 12, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Sphere installations: August 20, September 12, and October 1

Ross Gallery. -- megan.lynch@cpcc.edu , http://www.cpcc.edu/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Sun., Sep. 16, 2018 - Tue., Oct. 30, 2018 )

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County: Associated Artists of Winston-Salem Juried Member Showcase Art Exhibition

Performed by Associated Artists of Winston-Salem

The 2018 Juried Member Showcase is sponsored by The Arts Council of Winston Salem and Forsyth County and features 18 pieces of artwork by juried members of Associated Artists of Winston-Salem (AAWS).  Juried members make up the creative backbone of AAWS. Each juried member has displayed his or her artwork in national and... Read More
 Thursday, August 16 - Monday, October 30 Opening Reception: Thursday, August 16 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. -- 336-747-1463 x1602, bhauser@associatedartists.org
Free

Blowing Rock -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Sat., Aug. 18, 2018 - Sat., Nov. 3, 2018 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Coming Home to Cotton Exhibition

Performed by Houck Medford

Extending from the installation of Sayre’s work, “Coming Home to Cotton” is a remarkable exploration of one family, broadly defined by blood kin and chosen family, as it has struggled to keep alive a century-old cotton farm in the Four Hole Swamp Region of South Carolina. Medford’s intimate... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org
Free

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Thu., Jun. 7, 2018 - Sun., Nov. 4, 2018 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): Cubans: Post Truth, Pleasure, and Pain

Cubans: Post Truth, Pleasure, and Pain is one of the first exhibitions in our region that examine contemporary Cuban artists, both inside the island and the diaspora. Featuring the work of 19 different artists this multi-generational survey showcases well-known and emerging painters, sculptors, photographers,... Read More

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art. , http://www.secca.org
Free

Blowing Rock -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Sat., Aug. 11, 2018 - Sat., Nov. 10, 2018 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: White Gold Exhibition

Performed by Thomas Sayre

Thomas Sayre (b. 1950) is an American sculptor and painter based in Raleigh, North Carolina.  He has always made work that dances between human intention and the resistance of materials.  His process of making allows the life of the work to spring from the world’s serendipitous offerings when the human hand... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. --  (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org
Free

Blowing Rock -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Sat., Aug. 25, 2018 - Sat., Nov. 17, 2018 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Painting Ladies: The Remarkable Students of Elliott Daingerfield Exhibition

Visitors can explore an extended story of American painter Elliott Daingerfield through the amazing paintings of several of his accomplished students.  Founded in 1848, the Philadelphia School of Design began as an art school aimed to educate respectable women who needed to support themselves financially.  Initially,... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Thu., May. 17, 2018 - Sun., Nov. 25, 2018 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Our Living Past: Photographs by Timothy Duffy

Performed by Timothy Duffy

Photographer Timothy Duffy’s wet plate collodion prints bring attention to the traditional musicians of the South.  When Duffy began recording the music of folk and blues musicians for the Southern Folklife Collection at UNC Chapel Hill, he discovered many of them living in poverty, despite their significant... Read More
May 17 — Opening Reception, 6:00pm - 8:00pm with a special performance by Glorifying Vines  

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. -- (919) 515-3503, gregg@ncsu.edu , http://www.gregg.arts.ncsu.edu
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 at 6:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 23, 2018 - Sun., Dec. 30, 2018 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Rural Avant-Garde: the Mountain Lake Experience

Painting with fire, dancing in ink, or exploiting decomposition, artists such as composer John Cage, choreographer Merce Cunningham, poet/ceramicist M.C. Richards, photographer Sally Mann came to Virginia’s Mountain Lake for a series of art experiments involving scientists, scholars, and local folks. Other participants... Read More
Opens 6pm August 23 – through December 30, Adams and Woodson Galleries

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. -- 919-513-7244 , http://www.ncsu.edu/gregg
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Sep. 24, 2018 ( Sat., Apr. 7, 2018 - Mon., Jul. 22, 2019 )

North Carolina Museum of Art: EXHIBITION: You Are Here: Light, Color, and Sound Experiences

You Are Here includes large-scale light works, sound installations, video works, room-size environments, and site-specific projects. The artists—Bill Viola, Janet Cardiff, Durham-based Heather Gordon, Anila Agha, and many more—employ a diversity of media to create intriguing experiences that engage the... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 715-5923 , http://ncartmuseum.org/
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