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Charlotte -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 18, 2020 - Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 )

Latin American Contemporary Arts (LaCa) Projects Gallery: Carlos Estévez: BEACHCOMBER

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, September 18, 2020, 3 - 8 PM We are pleased to announce the opening of Carlos Estévez’s third solo exhibition at LaCa Projects. An extended reception with the artist will be hosted at the gallery from 3 - 8 PM on Friday, September 18, 2020, in order to promote social distancing. For... Read More

LaCa Projects Gallery. -- 704.837.1688 | info@lacaprojects.com , http://www.lacaprojects.com
Free and open to the public.

Wilmington -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 at 3:00 PM ( Mon., Jan. 4, 2021 - Mon., Jan. 25, 2021 )

Cameron Art Museum: In-Person & Virtual Class - Writing the Lived-In Body

CAM Members: $100; Non-Members: $120

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org
$120 - $100

Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM ( Tue., Jan. 12, 2021 - Tue., Feb. 2, 2021 )

Cameron Art Museum: Virtual Class - Painting the Portrait: Using a Photo Reference

CAM Members: $152; Non-Members: $190

Online. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org
$190 - $152

Raleigh -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 ( Sat., Oct. 3, 2020 - Sun., Feb. 7, 2021 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): West Building and the Architecture of Light

The NCMA celebrates the Thomas Phifer–designed West Building, marking the 10th anniversary of the home of the “People’s Collection.” The building’s 2010 completion marked not only an award-winning architectural achievement in museum design but also a breakout project for Phifer’s acclaimed... Read More
The Museum welcomes visitors back into the galleries starting Wednesday, September 9, with updated hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, required free timed tickets to encourage social distancing, and increased health and safety procedures including required cloth masks. Learn more about these updates in this video or... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 839-6262 , https://ncartmuseum.org/exhibitions/view/52543?mc_cid=b443d94059&mc_eid=90b0d20fe0
Free and open to the public.

Raleigh -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 ( Wed., Sep. 9, 2020 - Sun., Feb. 14, 2021 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Reflections on Light

Featuring objects from 16 countries and spanning more than 2,500 years of art history, Reflections on Light: Works from the NCMA Collection celebrates the diverse collections of the North Carolina Museum of Art. Bringing together artworks from different cultures, continents, and histories, Reflections on Light... Read More
The Museum welcomes visitors back into the galleries starting Wednesday, September 9, with updated hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, required free timed tickets to encourage social distancing, and increased health and safety procedures including required cloth masks. Learn more about these updates in this video or... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 839-6262 , https://ncartmuseum.org/exhibitions/view/52512?mc_cid=b443d94059&mc_eid=90b0d20fe0
Free and open to the public.

Raleigh -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 ( Wed., Sep. 23, 2020 - Sun., Apr. 11, 2021 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Miracle on Morgan Street: The Foundations of the NCMA, 1946–1960

In 1947 the North Carolina General Assembly passed an unprecedented appropriations bill setting aside one million dollars for the purchase of a public art collection, leading to the creation of the North Carolina Museum of Art in 1956. The Museum’s opening culminated a 30-year effort to establish an art museum in downtown... Read More
The Museum welcomes visitors back into the galleries starting Wednesday, September 9, with updated hours, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm, required free timed tickets to encourage social distancing, and increased health and safety procedures including required cloth masks. Learn more about these updates in this video or... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 839-6262 , https://ncartmuseum.org/exhibitions/view/52543?mc_cid=b443d94059&mc_eid=90b0d20fe0
Free and open to the public.

Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 ( Fri., Dec. 18, 2020 - Wed., Jun. 30, 2021 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Leap Then Look Digital Exhibition

This digital exhibition brings together images and texts from Leap Then Look’s BMCM+AC Active Archive Digital Residency. Leap Then Look is a collaboration between British artists Lucy Cran and Bill Leslie. Together the duo creates artworks, participatory projects, workshops, and events for people of all ages and abilities.... Read More

Online. , https://bit.ly/2Iwoyku
Free, donations accepted

Raleigh -- Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 ( Sun., Nov. 1, 2020 - Sun., Jul. 18, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: A Thousand Throws

Performed by Daniel Johnston

After studying under such masters as J.B. Cole and Mark Hewitt, Daniel Johnston traveled from his home in Randolph County, NC to England and Thailand, studying techniques such as large vessel making and working among master potters and long held traditions. As he explored his skills and mastery of the craft of pottery, he also... Read More
Exhibition on view from November 2020 to July 18, 2021.

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. -- All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is currently open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding openings, programs and other events. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu
Free