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Art: History/Science, Museum
North Carolina & World War I
This interactive multimedia exhibit will commemorate the centennial of US entry into World War I and focus on North Carolina’s role in the War to End All Wars on the western front in France and Belgium. Visitors will experience a re-created trench warfare ...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 1/22/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 1/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 1/29/18 - Sat 2/3/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Museum
Patrick Dougherty: Stickwork at the Ackland
In the fall of 2017, the Ackland Art Museum will commission its first major site-specific, outdoor art installation in nearly 20 years: a “stickwork” by Chapel Hill-based artist Patrick Dougherty. As yet untitled, the large-scale work will be made entirely...
Ackland Art Museum
Chapel Hill, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 1pm-5pm
Wed 1/24/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/28/18 at 1pm-5pm
Wed 1/31/18 - Sat 2/3/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Courtside: Basketball Hoop Photographs by Bill Bamberger
The Nasher Museum presents an exhibition of 20 vibrant color photographs that capture a variety of basketball hoops around the world. The artist, Bill Bamberger, is a Durham resident and instructor at Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies and the Universit...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 1/26/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Painting
Disorderly Conduct: American Painting & Sculpture, 1960-1990
The Nasher Museum presents an exhibition inspired by some of pluralistic approaches that characterized American painting and sculpture between 1960 and 1990. Drawn primarily from the collection and featuring several significant recent acquisitions, Disorde...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 1/26/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Looking Backward... Moving Forward...
Featuring abstract paintings and sculpture by Rodney Beecher Roberts.
Scott Building
Graham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 11am-6pm
Art: Museum
Prospect.4: The Lotus in the Spite of the Swamp
In honor of Trevor Schoonmaker, Chief Curator and Patsy R. and Raymond D. Nasher Curator of Contemporary Art at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, and Artistic Director of Prospect.4, the Nasher Museum invites you to join Prospect New Orleans for...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 1/26/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Installations, Museum
And Then the Sun Swallowed Me
A black tape and video site installation demonstrating the power of a supernova and our inability to escape its lifecycle.
CAM Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 1/24/18 - Fri 1/26/18 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 1/31/18 - Fri 2/2/18 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 2/3/18 - Sun 2/4/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum, Textiles
Andrea Donnelly: We've Met Before
North Carolina–raised artist Andrea Donnelly explores the dynamic between the formulaic methods of handwoven cloth and the impulsiveness of ink in the creation of her larger-than-life textiles, featuring images of the human body, blots, and delicate floral...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/30/18 - Thu 2/1/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Jewelry/Gems
Beginning Glass Bead Making
Are you fascinated with handmade glass beads? Have you ever wondered just how they are made? This 5.5-hour workshop will introduce you to the exciting world of Lampworking. Students will use Effetre (soft glass) rods and learn how to make basic beads and d...
Durham Arts Council
Durham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Character Space - Scott Hazard & Stephanie Strange
Using text as pattern, Stephanie Strange and Scott Hazard demonstrate the inherent beauty and elegance of characters. While letters are foundational to their distinct bodies of work, the use of paper and design are perhaps more apparent. Hazard builds laye...
Artspace
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-6pm
Tue 1/23/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Fashion Show/Bridal
Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair
The exhibition explores the 50-year history of the Ebony Fashion Fair (1958–2009), an unparalleled charity fashion show event that redefined the concepts of beauty, style, and empowerment for African Americans. A spectacle of glamour and performance, the t...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
La Vita Italiana: Italian Postwar Photography, 1950-1970
La Vita Italiana is a candid look at life in postwar Italy through the eyes of approximately 20 Italian photographers. Relatively unknown in this country, these photographs reveal some of the humor, hardships and other aspects of everyday life in Italy aft...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Night(Light)
Night(Light) explores light as it interacts with darkness in photography. In its purest form, photography harnesses light. The images give shape to light, immortalizing and suspending it.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Gallery
Processing: Megan Bostic + Davis Choun
After completing a six-month residency ending in July 2017, these two emerging artists will demonstrate the direction their work has taken since their time at Artspace. Exhibition Dates: January 5 - 27, 2018 Artist Talk: Thursday, Jan. 18, 6:30-8:30pm
Artspace
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 1/24/18 at 11am-5pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Gallery, Painting, Photography, Jewelry/Gems, Prints, Sculpture, Textiles, Installations
Resolutions 2018
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts hosts its annual statewide juried art exhibit featuring both 2D & 3D media. January 3-21, 2018. Opening reception Friday January 12th, 6-9pm. Awards juror Sarah Schroth, Director, Nasher Museum, Duke University. The Hillsboroug...
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Hillsborough, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Rhythmic Vitality: Photographs by Barbara Morgan
This exhibition features photographs by Barbara Morgan (American, 1900–92) from the NCMA’s permanent collection. Although Morgan, one of the founders of the photography magazine Aperture, is best known for her studies of modern dance, she also created phot...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Sabine Gruffat: A Kiss of the Earth
A Kiss of the Earth is an interactive computer-animated video and sound installation inspired by Sergei Diaghilev’s revolutionary 1913 Ballets Russes production of The Rite of Spring, scored by Igor Stravinsky. It is the story of a pagan tribe calling on i...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Gallery, Painting, Photography, Sculpture
C Note
"Original works of art for $100 each" is the challenge that the HGA artists set themselves. The January and February shows each year are group shows at the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts, and every year the 22 members of the Gallery come up with a new challe...
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Hillsborough, NC

Mon 1/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Tue 1/23/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Painting
Artist Reception for "Sentience: Works by Adam Cohen"
“Sentience” features work by Raleigh artist Adam Cohen whose paintings and drawings invite the viewer to recognize emotional connections to others through visual depictions that “stretch the truth.”
National Humanities Center
Durham, NC

Sat 1/27/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts
Natural Indigo Dyeing Basics
Join textile artist, Diana Cathcart, to learn the basics of natural indigo dyeing. Students will have the opportunity to create their own indigo dye “starter,” which they will be able to take home to use for future dye experiments. Diana will discuss best ...
Durham Arts Council
Durham, NC

Tue 1/30/18 at 9:30am-12:30pm
    

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