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Arianna Bara’s pieces are inspired by time, time as it is reflected in and captured by stones and fossils. Bara works in silver, gold and copper.
The 31st Annual Hillsborough Hogg Day (formerly Hog Day) Friday, May 17 from 6 pm – 10 pm and Saturday, May 18 from 9 am – 6 pm. The event incorporates Hillsborough’s great history and is named after James Hogg, a merchant originally from Scotland who became a leader in patriot activity.
The Uncommon Garden is a sculptural landscape that defies words and challenges traditional ideas of “the garden.” You will be awed by the sheer magnitude of rock assemblages and water features, thrilled by the dragons and snakes and stunned at the magnificent detail in mosaics, iron works and other surprises on the winding foot paths.
Lisa Stroud’s Exhibit Jestures to be on Display in Artspace’s Upfront Gallery Exhibition Dates: June 7-29, 2013 Opening Reception: First Friday Gallery Walk, June 7, 2013, 6-10 P.M.
For June 7-29, 2013, artist Lisa Stroud’s work will be on display in the exhibit Jestures at artspace, a nonprofit visual art center in Raleigh. As an artist and writer, Stroud is always looking for a story to tell. Her desire to tell stories is the catalyst that usually inspires her work. She works intuitively with colors, shapes, textures, and gestural drawing to create her paintings.
North Carolina Museum of Art Hosts Art of the Auction Benefit Event to raise funds for Museum education and exhibition programs On June 8 the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) hosts its third annual Art of the Auction, a benefit that supports the NCMA Foundation. A silent auction features juried works by more than [...]
Art is a sacred medium to Tibetans. The North Carolina Piedmont area will once again be hosting the monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery’s Sacred Art Tour, in Saxapahaw, North Carolina. Drepung Gomang Monastery was established in 1416 in Lhasa, Tibet and is renowned as a seat of philosophical study and debate. Presently, it has been [...]
RHA Howell, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving children and adults with disabilities across North Carolina, has announced the date for its popular Epicurious Vino Challenge annual fundraising event, and is now seeking additional sponsors. The 2013 Epicurious Vino Challenge, open to the public, will be held Saturday, June 29, from 6-10 p.m., at the [...]
North Carolina Museum of Art Brings Together Unprecedented Collection of Porsche Automobiles in Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed