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Visual Arts Events

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Boone -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Fri., May. 27, 2016 - Sat., Apr. 1, 2017 )

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts: EXHIBITION: Rosen Outdoor Sculpture

The ten monumental works in the exhibition, which will be on view through April 1, 2017, were selected by this year’s juror Willie Ray Parish, the Mississippi-born artist and educator who ran the University of Texas at El Paso’s Sculpture Program for almost 30 years and whose own works are in numerous public and... Read More

Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. -- (828) 262-3017 , http://www.rosensculpture.org/
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Fri., Mar. 3, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 1, 2017 )

The Mahler Fine Art: Submerged

An exhibition of 12 local artists at the onset of their careers making inspiring and thought provoking work. Curated by Jillian Ohl. Featuring: Conner Calhoun, Austin Caskie, Davis Choun, Dare Coulter, Britt Flood, Chryssa Guidry, Stephen Lindberg, Brett Morris, Jillian... Read More
First Friday/Opening Reception:  March 3, 6:00-9:00 PM

Mahler Fine Art. -- (919) 896-7503; info@themahlerfineart.com , http://themahlerfineart.com/
Free

Concord -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Fri., Feb. 10, 2017 - Fri., Apr. 7, 2017 )

Cabarrus Arts Council: EXHIBITION: Capturing Light

Capturing Light is a group invitational that explores qualities of light as they relate to each artist through a variety of media including glass, photography and paintings.
Art Walk: February 10, 6:00-9:00 PM Family Day: April 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cabarrus Arts Council. -- (704) 920-2787 , http://www.cabarrusartscouncil.org
Free

Blowing Rock -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Nov. 19, 2016 - Sat., Apr. 8, 2017 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: EXHIBITION: Andy Warhol: Six Silkscreen Prints

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, established in 1987, completed years of planned giving through the donation of his unsold work to educational institutions around the world, including the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts in Boone, NC. This exhibition features six original silkscreen prints from the... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/
Adults: $7; Seniors/Active Military $6; Groups (10+) $4; Thursdays - Donation Day

Hickory -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Tue., Mar. 21, 2017 - Mon., Apr. 17, 2017 )

Lenoir-Rhyne University: EXHIBITION: Photography of Dr. Daniel Kiser

Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Art Program will partner with the Carl A. Rudisill Library to feature the photography of Dr. Daniel Kiser, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Music. Dr. Kiser has practiced photography as a hobby for more than three decades. While his portfolio primarily focuses on... Read More
March 23, 5:30-7:30 PM - Artist Reception with Dr. Daniel Kiser

Carl A. Rudisill Library, Lenoir-Rhyne University. -- john.james@lr.edu , http://lr.edu/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Thu., Sep. 15, 2016 - Sat., Apr. 22, 2017 )

Wake Forest University Museum of Anthropology: EXHIBIT: Visions of Home - A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture

Home has personal significance and meaning.  Home may be a place, landscape, object, journey, or relationship. Through contemporary art and ethnographic artifacts, home is envisioned as a patchwork of places, histories, and identities by the Gullah people of the southeastern Atlantic coast.  This exhibit features... Read More
Exhibit hours are Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM.

WFU Museum of Anthropology. -- (336) 758-5282; moa@wfu.edu , http://www.moa.wfu.edu/
Free

Charlotte -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Fri., Feb. 24, 2017 - Thu., Apr. 27, 2017 )

UNC Charlotte College of Arts + Architecture: EXHIBITION: KEEPING WATCH on Habitat

The College of Arts + Architecture presents a fourth year of KEEPING WATCH, the multi-year initiative addressing local environmental issues through an alliance of art, science, journalism, and community engagement. The topic for 2017 is habitat and the urban dilemma of coexistence with nature. 

Projective Eye Gallery at UNC Charlotte Center City. -- (704) 687-0878 , http://www.coaa.uncc.edu/
Free

Apex -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Fri., Mar. 24, 2017 - Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 )

Halle Cultural Arts Center: EXHIBITION: Apex & Friendship High School Visual Art

This annual exposition of both Apex high schools hopes to evoke some profound thoughts by challenging you to see through the eyes of the young adults in our community: so full of potential and talent. Many of the exhibitors pursue further studies in art, so this is a showcase not to be missed.
March 24, 6:00-8:00 PM - Opening Reception

Halle Cultural Arts Center. -- (919) 249-1120   , http://www.thehalle.org/
Free

Hickory -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Feb. 18, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

Hickory Museum of Art, Lenoir-Rhyne University: EXHIBITION: Emergence: Imagining the Unseen Story

Emergence: Imagining the Unseen Story:  An exhibit of works by LR graduate student and artist Noelle Rasmussen. The exhibit showcases Rasmussen’s photography work and focuses on the theme of truth and ambiguity.
February 17, 5:30-7:00 PM - Artist Reception

Hickory Museum of Art. -- john.james@lr.edu , http://lr.edu/
Free

Chapel HIll -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Tue., Mar. 7, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

Chapel Hill Public and Cultural Arts Office: EXHIBITION: Katie Ree Juried Exhibition Series

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Chapel Hill Public Library. -- (919)968-2750; chapelhillarts@gmail.com , http://www.townofchapelhill.org/
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Feb. 4, 2017 - Sun., May. 7, 2017 )

North Carolina Museum of Art: EXHIBITION: Ansel Adams: Masterworks

In a career that spanned more than five decades, Ansel Adams (1902–84) became one of America’s most renowned photographers. This exhibition focuses on a collection of 48 photographs by Adams, a selection he made late in his life to serve as a succinct representation of what he deemed the best work of his... Read More

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

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Tue., Mar. 14, 2017 - Fri., May. 26, 2017 )

Wake Forest University Museum of Anthropology: EXHIBIT: Warfare and Violent Conflict

Warfare intersects with other cultural behaviors, creating diverse cultural contexts for violence. Though modern war is technologically sophisticated, the artifacts of war can help identify patterns in the scope of violent conflict. This mini-exhibit features traditional weapons that relate to broader aspects of global cultures,... Read More
Exhibit hours are Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM.

WFU Museum of Anthropology. -- (336) 758-5282; moa@wfu.edu , http://www.moa.wfu.edu/
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sun., Mar. 26, 2017 - Sat., May. 27, 2017 )

Gallery C: EXHIBITION: Best of North Carolina 2017

“The Best of North Carolina”  is a much anticipated annual event held at Gallery C Fine Art.  This exhibition is a collection of paintings and prints that survey the rich history of art throughout the centuries in the state of North Carolina. Gallery owner, art historian, and native North Carolinian... Read More
Opening Reception: Sunday, March 26, 1:00-4:00 PM GALLERY HOURS: Tuesday - Friday 12:00-6:00 PM Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 PM Monday Closed

Gallery C. -- (919) 828-3165; art@galleryc.net , http://www.galleryc.net/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Thu., Mar. 16, 2017 - Sun., May. 28, 2017 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): EXHIBITION: SoundSeen Remix

Works by celebrated contemporary artists Christian Marclay, experimental jazz musician Anthony Braxton, and avant-garde pioneer John Cage. The exhibit includes scores, drawings, sound installations, and live performance programs.
Presented in collaboration with the Read More

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art. -- (336) 725-1904 , http://secca.org/
Free

Chapel Hill -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Wed., Mar. 22, 2017 - Wed., May. 31, 2017 )

Chapel Hill Public and Cultural Arts Office: EXHIBITION: Torey Wahlstrom and Community Class Studio Works

Local Artist Read More
Exhibition hours:  Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Related event:  An opening reception will be help September 7 from 5:30-7:00 at Chapel Hill Town Hall.

Chapel Hill Town Hall. -- (919) 968-2750 , http://www.chapelhillarts.org/
Free

Raleigh -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Mar. 4, 2017 - Sun., Jun. 18, 2017 )

North Carolina Museum of Art: EXHIBITION: Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance

Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance highlights the development of Venice’s distinct Renaissance style from the second half of the 15th century to the early 16th century. The exhibition features approximately 50 works, including major altarpieces, private secular and devotional paintings, and... Read More
East Building, Meymandi Exhibition Gallery

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

Charlotte -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Jan. 28, 2017 - Sat., Jul. 8, 2017 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: The Future is Abstract

Curated by Dexter Wimberly, The Future is Abstract highlights the work of four multidisciplinary, contemporary artists working in abstract painting and mixed-media. The exhibition includes an array of rigorous, process-driven works made from reclaimed or found materials, as well as classic painting and... Read More

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/the-future-is-abstract
Free

Charlotte -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Jan. 28, 2017 - Sat., Jul. 8, 2017 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Alison Saar: The Nature of Us

Alison Saar: The Nature of Us explores themes of motherhood, the role of women, the intensity of their hearts, and their embodiment as nature by highlighting the works of renowned artist Alison Saar.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/alison-saar-the-nature-of-us
Free

Charlotte -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Jan. 28, 2017 - Sat., Jul. 8, 2017 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Jordan Casteel: Harlem Notes

Harlem Notes is an exhibition of recent paintings by Harlem based artist, Jordan Casteel. The exhibition combines her exterior portraits with details that explore intimacy and the document.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/jordan-casteel-harlem-notes
Free

Charlotte -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Jan. 28, 2017 - Sat., Jul. 8, 2017 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Zun Lee: Father Figure

Zun Lee: Father Figure is at once documentary photography and personal visual storytelling. Through intimate black-and-white frames, the aim is to provide insight into often-overlooked aspects of Black fatherhood.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/zun-lee-father-figure
Free

Wilmington -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Feb. 4, 2017 - Sun., Jul. 9, 2017 )

Cameron Art Museum: EXHIBITION: Beyond the Horizon

Exploring our evolving perceptions of the natural world, contemporary artists Maya Lin, Teresita Fernández, Jason Mitcham, and Colby Parsons employ unique mediums to unearth human interaction with the landscape.
February 3, 6:30-8:00 PM - Opening Reception - Meet artist Jason Mitcham, light bites, cash bar and live music., $10

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.com/
Museum Admission; CAM Members Free

Winston-Salem -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Feb. 4, 2017 - Sat., Aug. 12, 2017 )

Wake Forest University Museum of Anthropology: EXHIBIT: Professor Deacon's Cultural Cabinet

What does a culture look like?  Are the ideals, behaviors, symbols, and celebrations that comprise a culture truly unique, or do they share things in common with other cultures?   A professor posed these questions to a group of WFU students, who then sought out the answers right here on campus.  Objects... Read More
Exhibit hours are Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM.

WFU Museum of Anthropology. -- (336) 758-5282; moa@wfu.edu , http://www.moa.wfu.edu/
Free

Wilmington -- Mon., Mar. 27, 2017 ( Sat., Mar. 11, 2017 - Sun., Aug. 27, 2017 )

Cameron Art Museum: EXHIBITION: From the Fire

In 1962, renowned glass artist Harvey Littleton (American, 1922-2013) demonstrated the potential of studio created glass and artists have continued to push the material in new directions. From the Fire celebrates the 55th anniversary of the studio glass movement, the influence of Littleton and the current... Read More
March 10, 6:30-8:00 PM - Opening Reception - Meet artists Rick Beck, John Littleton and Kate Vogel while enjoying food, cash bar and music by Upstarts and Rogues. $10.

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.com/