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Chapel Hill -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Tue., Oct. 24, 2023 - Thu., Nov. 30, 2023 )

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Art and Art History: Xuewu Zheng: One’s Religion

Xuewu Zheng examines history and contemporary experiences in a very personal way and thinks about the cultural relationships between the East and the West. He integrates philosophy, religion, and everyday reflections into his art, opening the language gap between Eastern and Western cultures and paying attention to the... Read More

John and June Allcott Gallery. -- 115 South Columbia Street Chapel Hill, NC 27599 919-962-2015 lien.truong@unc.edu , https://art.unc.edu/
FREE

Charlotte -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Mon., Oct. 23, 2023 - Thu., Dec. 7, 2023 )

Central Piedmont Art Galleries: Reflexions by Itala Flores

Central Piedmont student, Venezuelan artist Itala Flores brings a black tie affair to the Dove gallery as it transforms into a world of high class fashion. Flores uses her meticulous sense of design and creative use of materials to create formal dresses made from recycled materials such as; paper plates and discarded theater... Read More
RECEPTION: November 15 at 5 p.m. in Dove Gallery

Dove Art Gallery. -- amelia.zytka@cpcc.edu , http://blogs.cpcc.edu/cpccartgalleries/
FREE

Charlotte -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Mon., Oct. 16, 2023 - Thu., Dec. 7, 2023 )

Central Piedmont Art Galleries: Carolina Mountains to Shore

Upcountry Fiber Artists is a group of six Carolina textile artists who explore and experiment with the creative expression of fabric and stitch. Their strength lies in their diversity, as each artist’s unique voice emerges through their approach to design, selection, use of materials, and construction techniques in their... Read More

Overcash Center. -- Central Piedmont Central Campus, Overcash Center, Ross and Overcash Art Galleries, 1206 Elizabeth Ave., Charlotte, NC 28204 , http://cpcc.edu/
FREE

Yadkinville -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Thu., Nov. 2, 2023 - Fri., Dec. 22, 2023 )

Yadkin Arts Council: ArtMe

A Yadkin Arts Council Artist Member is an artist from Yadkin or the surrounding counties who has an interest in producing, selling, teaching, and joining a network of other artists facilitated by the Arts Council staff. In addition to being included in this annual “ArtMe” showcase, our members are invited to showcase... Read More
The Yadkin Arts Council is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to transform lives in our community through the arts by offering opportunities to encounter, create, and participate. We believe art is transformational.  Arts open minds, frees imagination, and helps people see the world from different... Read More

The Welborn Gallery & Red Wall Gallery. -- info@yadkinarts.org 336.679.2941 , http://yadkinarts.org
Free

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Thu., Sep. 21, 2023 - Sun., Dec. 31, 2023 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): Group Mural Exhibition: If These Walls Could Talk

 If These Walls Could Talk, an exhibition of site-specific mural installations by William Downs, Neka King, and Raj Bunnag.  For centuries, murals served as visual representations of complex social and political commentary in accessible spaces. Creatives placed their work on public structures, in civic... Read More
An opening reception with the artists and curator Maya Brooks will be held Thursday, September 21, from 6 to 8 pm. Admission is free and open to the public.   The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), an affiliate of the North Carolina Museum of Art and division of the NC Department of Natural... Read More

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). -- 750 Marguerite Dr, Winston-Salem, NC, United States, North Carolina (336) 725-1904 , https://secca.org
FREE

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Fri., Sep. 8, 2023 - Sun., Dec. 31, 2023 )

Reynolda House Museum of American Art: Smith & Libby: Two Rings, Seven Months, One Bullet

This exhibition presents a fascinating look through archival objects, news articles and other primary sources of an unsolved murder that rocked the Reynolda estate and made national headlines in 1932.  Like most family homes, Reynolda House witnessed its share of tragedies, none more shocking than the death... Read More
Reynolda is set on 170 acres in Winston-Salem, N.C. and comprises Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Reynolda Gardens and Reynolda Village Shops and Restaurants. The Museum presents a renowned art collection in a historic and incomparable setting: the original 1917 interiors of Katharine and R. J. Reynolds’s... Read More

Reynolda House Museum of American Art. -- 2250 Reynolda Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106 888.663.1149 hello@reynolda.org , https://reynolda.org/
$18

Asheville -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Fri., Sep. 29, 2023 - Sat., Jan. 6, 2024 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: Weaving at Black Mountain College: Anni Albers, Trude Guermonprez, and Their Students

Weaving at Black Mountain College: Anni Albers, Trude Guermonprez, and Their Students is the first exhibition devoted to textile practices at Black Mountain College (BMC). Celebrating 90 years since the college’s founding, the exhibition reveals how weaving was a more significant part of the College’s legendary... Read More
The Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center (BMCM+AC) was founded in 1993 to celebrate the history of Black Mountain College as a forerunner in progressive interdisciplinary education and to celebrate its extraordinary impact on modern and contemporary art, dance, theater, music, and performance.

Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center (BMCM+AC). -- 828-350-8484 info@blackmountaincollege.org , http://www.blackmountaincollege.org/
Members Free

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Fri., Nov. 3, 2023 - Sat., Jan. 6, 2024 )

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County, Milton Rhodes Art Center, Out of the Blue: FLOW…Open to the Unexpected

Milton Rhodes Gallery will host the Blue Ridge artist collective “Out of the Blue”, who will be presenting their show, “Flow…Open to the Unexpected”. The collective is made up of artists Marion Cloaninger, Susan B Marlowe, Marsha Holmes, and Beth Andrews, who began sharing their artistic... Read More
Reception​​: Friday, November 3rd – 5pm-7pm 

Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. , https://www.intothearts.org/
Free

Raleigh -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Sep. 16, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 7, 2024 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Dutch Art in a Global Age: Masterpieces from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Dutch Art in a Global Age presents highlights from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, with an innovative focus. Arranged thematically, the exhibition explores the intersections among Dutch art, commercial networks, and colonial expansion in the seventeenth century. The show concludes with beautiful objects in silver... Read More
The North Carolina Museum of Art’s collection spans more than 5,000 years, from antiquity to the present, making the institution one of the premier art museums in the South. The Museum’s collection provides educational, aesthetic, intellectual, and cultural experiences for the citizens of North Carolina and... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art Joseph M. Bryan, Jr. Theater. -- NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF ART 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607 (919) 839-6262   , https://ncartmuseum.org

Durham -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Thu., Aug. 24, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 7, 2024 )

Nasher Museum of Art: Lyle Ashton Harris: Our first and last love

Drawing together photographs and installations from both his celebrated and lesser-known series, the exhibition charts new connections across the artistic practice of Lyle Ashton Harris.  The exhibition explores Harris’s critical examination of identity and self-portraiture while tracing central themes and formal... Read More
The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University is a major center for the arts in Durham, North Carolina, and the surrounding region.  Since opening in 2005, the museum has organized and presented leading-edge exhibitions that travel worldwide. From the beginning, the Nasher Museum has been dedicated to building a... Read More

Nasher Museum of Art. -- 2001 Campus Drive Durham, NC 27705 919-684-5135 , https://americandancefestival.org
Free

Durham -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Nov. 4, 2023 - Sat., Jan. 13, 2024 )

Ella West Gallery: Persistence: On Our Terms Featuring Artists Maya Freelon and Sachi Rome

Ella West Gallery is pleased to present new exhibition Persistence: On Our Terms featuring artists Maya Freelon and Sachi Rome. Through their respective practices grounded in abstraction, Freelon and Rome explore the terrain of the margins, interrogating how identity and representation can be expressed... Read More
Ella West Gallery is a contemporary art gallery dedicated to diverse, underrepresented artists from around the world who are committed to pushing the boundaries of art that will redefine art history. Located in the vibrant neighborhood of Black Wall Street in downtown Durham, North Carolina, the gallery serves as a catalyst for... Read More

Ella West Gallery. -- 104 W. Parrish Street Durham, North Carolina  27701 USA +1 919 485 9602 , https://www.ellawestgallery.com/
FREE

Charlotte -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Sep. 23, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 21, 2024 )

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art: Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Flora

Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Flora features the Swiss American duo’s multimedia project based on their discoveries about the previously unknown American artist Flora Mayo. Hubbard / Birchler have been working collaboratively since 1990, employing video, sound, photography, and other mediums to explore... Read More
The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's mission is to share the joy and excellence of the Bechtler collection with all to inspire, inform and enhance cultural and intellectual life.

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. -- Bechtler Museum of Modern Art | 420 South Tryon Street | Charlotte, North Carolina 28202 | 704.353.920 , http://bechtler.org
$5-$9

Charlotte -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Sep. 23, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 21, 2024 )

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art: Giacometti and the Artists of the Grande Chaumière

Assembled from the Bechtler Museum’s permanent collection, this installation is conceived as a pendant to the exhibition Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Flora, and will feature work by an international array of artists who studied or taught at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris during... Read More
The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's mission is to share the joy and excellence of the Bechtler collection with all to inspire, inform and enhance cultural and intellectual life.

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. -- Bechtler Museum of Modern Art | 420 South Tryon Street | Charlotte, North Carolina 28202 | 704.353.920 , http://bechtler.org
$5-$9

Raleigh -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Aug. 12, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 28, 2024 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Luis Rey Velasco

Luis Rey Velasco (b. 1969) creates evocative photographs that capture labor histories, cultural traditions, and everyday people. Featured in this exhibition are a selection of photographs Velasco executed between 1998 and 2005, many portraying members of farmworker communities in California and North Carolina. These... Read More
The North Carolina Museum of Art’s collection spans more than 5,000 years, from antiquity to the present, making the institution one of the premier art museums in the South. The Museum’s collection provides educational, aesthetic, intellectual, and cultural experiences for the citizens of North Carolina and... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art Joseph M. Bryan, Jr. Theater. -- NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF ART 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607 (919) 839-6262   , https://ncartmuseum.org

Raleigh -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Sat., Aug. 12, 2023 - Sun., Jan. 28, 2024 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): The Surrealist Impulse

The black-and-white photographs of Kristina Rogers adopt techniques of cropping and layering to blur reality and subtly serve as societal critiques. From these specific qualities and others, the artworks on view exhibit surrealist tendencies and demonstrate how many contemporary artists revel—whether discreetly or... Read More
The North Carolina Museum of Art’s collection spans more than 5,000 years, from antiquity to the present, making the institution one of the premier art museums in the South. The Museum’s collection provides educational, aesthetic, intellectual, and cultural experiences for the citizens of North Carolina and... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art Joseph M. Bryan, Jr. Theater. -- NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF ART 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607 (919) 839-6262   , https://ncartmuseum.org

Durham -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Thu., Jun. 22, 2023 - Sun., Feb. 18, 2024 )

Nasher Museum of Art: Love & Anarchy

Come and see the new exhibition Love & Anarchy, presenting the nuanced ways these two seemingly disparate themes intertwine over time throughout our visual culture.
The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University is a major center for the arts in Durham, North Carolina, and the surrounding region.

Nasher Museum of Art. -- 2001 Campus Drive Durham, NC 27705 919-684-5135 , https://nasher.duke.edu
FREE

Raleigh -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Wed., Oct. 4, 2023 - Fri., Feb. 23, 2024 )

Block Gallery, Raleigh Arts: It Ain’t All Black and White

It Ain’t All Black and White is a photography exhibition curated by North Carolina-based photographer Leticia Clementina that encourages viewers to consider emotions such as serenity, apprehension, yearning, and more.  Captured by 10 dynamic photographers dedicated to documenting the fullness and complexity of Black... Read More

Miriam Block Gallery at Raleigh Municipal Building. -- Raleigh Arts, 919-996-4687 , https://raleighnc.gov/arts/martha-clippinger-jerstin-crosby-colorform
FREE

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Nov. 28, 2023 ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2023 - Sun., Mar. 10, 2024 )

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): The Threads We Follow

The Threads We Follow acknowledges the foundations of fiber arts rooted in explicit gender and cultural expression while demonstrating contemporary understandings of the malleability of identity. The artists throughout this show experiment with structure and form to translate their experiences to materials like... Read More
An opening reception will be held Thursday, November 16, from 5 to 8 pm.   The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), an affiliate of the North Carolina Museum of Art and division of the NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources, offers a front row seat to the art of our time through... Read More

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). -- 750 Marguerite Dr, Winston-Salem, NC, United States, North Carolina (336) 725-1904 , https://secca.org
FREE