CITY OF RALEIGH ARTS COMMISSION ANNOUNCES 2010 BLOCK ART GALLERY EXHIBITION SERIES | Feb 4 – Mar 22

Embarking in its 26th year, the Miriam Preston Block Art Gallery managed by the City of Raleigh Arts Commission is presenting its 2010 exhibition series “Exhibiting Dichotomies.” Featured exhibitions include “dual/focus,” Feb. 4 to March 22; “home/journeys,” April 8 to May 24; “earth/sky,” June 3 to July 26; “over/under,” Aug. 5 to Sept. 20; “rew/ffwd”… Continue reading CITY OF RALEIGH ARTS COMMISSION ANNOUNCES 2010 BLOCK ART GALLERY EXHIBITION SERIES | Feb 4 – Mar 22

DUAL/FOCUS BLOCK GALLERY EXHIBITION EXPLORES ROOTS OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND PRINTMAKING | Feb 4- Mar 22

DUAL/FOCUS, an art exhibition sponsored by the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, will be on display Feb. 4 through March 22 in the Miriam Preston Block Art Gallery at the Avery C. Upchurch Government Complex, 222 W. Hargett St. This is the first exhibition of the 2010 “Exhibiting Dichotomies” Municipal Building Exhibition Series. DUAL/FOCUS features… Continue reading DUAL/FOCUS BLOCK GALLERY EXHIBITION EXPLORES ROOTS OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND PRINTMAKING | Feb 4- Mar 22

NOVELIST ZELDA LOCKHART SELECTED AS 2010 PIEDMONT LAUREATE

Highly acclaimed Durham County novelist Zelda Lockhart has been selected as the region’s 2010 Piedmont Laureate. The Piedmont Laureate program is dedicated to building a literary bridge for residents to come together and celebrate the art of writing.  Co-sponsored by the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, Alamance County Arts Council, Durham Arts Council, Johnston County… Continue reading NOVELIST ZELDA LOCKHART SELECTED AS 2010 PIEDMONT LAUREATE