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Visual Arts Events

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Raleigh -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Thu., Jul. 6, 2017 - Wed., Aug. 9, 2017 )

Lee Hansley Gallery: EXHIBITION: Paintings from Our Stable

An exhibition featuring works by McDonald Bane, Robert Barnard, John Beerman, George Bireline, Luke Buchanan, Joe Cox, Elizabeth Darrow, James Gadson, Paul Hartley, Ann Harwell, Herb Jackson, Richard Kinnaird, EC Langford, Dean Leary, Gerry Lynch, Andrew Martin, Vincent Mastracco, Yates Miller, Henry Pearson, Ted Potter,... Read More

Lee Hansley Gallery (New Location). -- (919) 828-7557; lee@leehansleygallery.com , http://leehansleygallery.com
Free

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Jul. 26, 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

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Tue., Jul. 18, 2017 - Sun., Aug. 20, 2017 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): EXHIBITION: 12 x 12: Katy Mixon - Painting with Weights

Katy Mixon's studio process involves painting numerous layers of oil paint to a panel and then carving back into the paint to reveal built-up surface complexity. The harvested chips of paint then become used to start new work, seeds to germinate new paintings. Like a process of tillage,... Read More
July 18, 6:00-8:00 PM - Opening Reception and Artist Talk

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

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Thu., Apr. 20, 2017 - Sat., Aug. 26, 2017 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): EXHIBITION: 20 Years of Art-o-mat

Yes, it really has been 20 years since Read More

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

Wilmington -- Wed., Jul. 26, 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/

Asheville -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Fri., Jun. 2, 2017 - Sat., Sep. 2, 2017 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: Frank Hursh: Marking Space + Place

Frank Hursh attended Black Mountain College from 1949 until1950 and has been a working artist and educator in Mexico since 1956. Painting, drawing, and art education have been constants in Hursh’s life, and this exhibition of his visual works shows off his mastery of color and mark making, hallmarks of painters in the BMC... Read More
Related Events June 2, 5:30 PM – OPENING RECEPTION {Gallery Talk with Frank Hursh at 6:45 pm} June 3, 2:00 PM – ... Read More

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center. -- (828) 350-8484; info@blackmountaincollege.org , http://blackmountaincollege.org

Asheville -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Fri., Jun. 2, 2017 - Sat., Sep. 2, 2017 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: Robert Motherwell: The Quiet + The Wild

As a teacher at Black Mountain College in 1945 and 1951, Robert Motherwell provided a strong link to the emerging Abstract Expressionist movement in New York City. This exhibition features a selection of his work from 1965 to 1990. Curated by Jerald Melberg and Alice Sebrell.
Related Events June 2, 5:30 PM – OPENING RECEPTION June 8, 7:00 & 8:00 PM – PERFORMANCE + ARTIST... Read More

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center. -- (828) 350-8484; info@blackmountaincollege.org , http://blackmountaincollege.org

Raleigh -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Mon., May. 15, 2017 - Sat., Sep. 30, 2017 )

City of Raleigh Arts Commission: Block2 Video Series - Plausible Words

Shen Wei hopes to compel the viewer to be in the space and moment, taking notice of the subtle changes that take place over the passage of time. Jaclyn Bowie has created an imagined world with a focus on renewal and restoration to accompany the musical score by Tescon Pol, based on the orbital rotation of... Read More
Block2 Videos Series works are projected onto the side of First Citizens Bank at Market Plaza from dusk until 3:00 AM.

Market Plaza. -- (919) 996-3610 , https://www.facebook.com/events/164541687406969/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Thu., Jun. 22, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 8, 2017 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): EXHIBITION: Subliminal

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) presents the first solo museum exhibition of Baltimore-based, Iranian painter Read More
June 22, 6:00-8:00 PM - Opening Reception and Artist Talk

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

Charlotte -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Sat., Jul. 22, 2017 - Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: The Darryl Atwell Collection of African-American Art

The Darryl Atwell Collection of African-American Art - The debut of one of the most expansive collections of abstract and contemporary African-American art. Curated by Dr. Michael D. Harris.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/the-darryl-atwell-collection-of-african-american-art/?utm_source=Friends+of+The+Gantt&utm_campaign=a0654edeb8-Upcoming+Events+EBlast+26+June+17&utm_medium=email&
Free

Charlotte -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Sat., Jul. 22, 2017 - Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Selections from the John and Vivian Hewitt collection of African-American Art

Selections from the John and Vivian Hewitt collection of African-American Art - Selections from one of the nation’s most important & comprehensive collections of African-American art.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/selections-from-the-hewitt-collection/?utm_source=Friends+of+The+Gantt&utm_campaign=a0654edeb8-Upcoming+Events+EBlast+26+June+17&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_931a
Free

Charlotte -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Sat., Jul. 22, 2017 - Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Immortal: A New Series by Miya Bailey

Immortal: A New Series by Miya Bailey - Explores how artists immortalize people, places and memories through the visual arts..

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/immortal/?utm_source=Friends+of+The+Gantt&utm_campaign=a0654edeb8-Upcoming+Events+EBlast+26+June+17&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_931a2bacb4-a0654edeb8-401648369&m
Free

Charlotte -- Wed., Jul. 26, 2017 ( Sat., Jul. 22, 2017 - Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: EXHIBITION: Sloane Siobhan: Archetypes of the Subconscious

Sloane Siobhan: Archetypes of the Subconscious - Chaos and order aggressively merge with abstract and picturesque forms..

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/exhibitions/archetypes-of-the-subconscious/?utm_source=Friends+of+The+Gantt&utm_campaign=a0654edeb8-Upcoming+Events+EBlast+26+June+17&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_931a2bacb4-
Free