Arts

secca

SECCA Temporarily Closed Through Wednesday

By Staff   The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art is experiencing technical difficulties with the track lighting system in the galleries and will be closed to the public all day Tuesday, Sept. 30, as well as Wednesday, Oct. 1, from 10 am – 6 pm to conduct tests. As an […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries
screaming in digital

Local Artists are Screaming in Digital

By Staff   “Screaming in Digital” works by local artists Jon Epstein and Kim Thore which will be shown at The Anne Rudd Galyon and Irene Cullis Galleries located in Cowan Humanities Building on College Place on the Greensboro College campus Oct 3-October 31, 2014. The collection of digital prints […]

by · September 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries
black crecent, martha thorn spray paint and acrylic on canvas

Art Nouveau Winston-Salem Exhibition to Feature Emerging North Carolina Artists

By Staff Art Nouveau Winston-Salem will hold its third annual exhibition of works by emerging North Carolina artists, October 17 – November 29 at the Womble Carlyle Gallery of the Milton Rhodes Center, 251 N. Spruce Street, in downtown Winston-Salem. The opening reception will be held 6:00- 8:00pm, Friday, October […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries
still from "ninety-three"(2008)

SECCA Presents the Work of Kevin Jerome Everson in October

By Staff   On October 1 the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art  opens the latest in the 2014 solo exhibition series. A reception for “Kevin Jerome Everson: Gather Round” with the artist will take place from 6-8 pm. Everson’s work ranges from paintings, sculpture and photographs, to a prolific output […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
philip pledger

Phuzz Phest Founder Receives 2014 R. Philip Hanes, Jr. Young Leader Award

By Staff   The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County held its 65th Annual Meeting today and honored Philip Pledger, Founder and Director of Phuzz Phest music festival, with its coveted R. Philip Hanes Young Leader Award. The Young Leader Award recognizes a person 40 years of age or […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
CCD Book Review – Book Review – A Third Party Affair- Sons of Wichita by Daniel Schulman

CCD Book Review – Book Review – A Third Party Affair- Sons of Wichita by Daniel Schulman

By Noah Reynolds “It was January 30, 2011, the kickoff of Charles and David’s next donor conclave…As guests began to arrive at the resort, they were greeted with the spectacle of the lime green, blimp-like craft circling overhead and displaying large banners with Charles and David’s caricatures; Sandwiched between their […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
albin and georges

The Real Family Values of W-S Theater Alliance’s La Cage aux Folles

By Chad Nance Photos by Matthew Lopina & Dancing Lemur One of the absolute best aspects of life in Winston-Salem is the stunning quality of talent just free-ranging around to be discovered at unexpected moments. While solid productions and performances are the norm for the Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance, nothing I’ve […]

by · September 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
tao

W-S Symphony Begins with Conrad Tao to Play Rachmaninoff’s “Pagnini Rhapsody”

By Staff The Winston-Salem Symphony, Robert Moody Music Director, will begin its 2014-2015 season with a Classics Series featuring renowned pianist Conrad Tao performing Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43. In addition, the symphony will play Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, op. 100, by Serge […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
wscc sept 2014

Winston-Salem Comic-Con- The Comic-Geek Common Core

By Michael A. Wiseman Photos by Edie joines, Emmy Doom, and Eliot Joines   Comic book fans have an unbridled passion for education. For proof, look no further than Winston-Salem Comic Con. This year, over a thousand estimated attendees come together at the Dixie Classic Fair Grounds to talk, debate, […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Events
CCD WebTV- Corks, Caps, & Taps Episode 6

CCD WebTV- Corks, Caps, & Taps Episode 6

This week on Corks, Caps, & Taps, & Caps Mark introduces Chad to the apple from Weathervane Winery and Southern Appalachian beer out of Hendersonville. “Cork, Caps, & Taps” features CCD editor-in-chief Chad Nance and the proprietor of downtown Winston-Salem’s Corks, Caps, & Taps” bar.  On the show you  have the opportunity to […]

by · September 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Food & Beverage, Libations