Museums

CCD Goes in Search of the Reynolda Chicken – Video

CCD Goes in Search of the Reynolda Chicken – Video

  Reynolda House has long been known as a quiet, reflective place where patrons could enjoy fine art in an elegant and magnificent setting… All of that ended on what has become known by the Reynolda House staff as, The Day of the Chicken.

by · August 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
Student Curated ‘Cabinet of the Curiosities’ Featured at Wake Forest University’s Museum of Anthropology

Student Curated ‘Cabinet of the Curiosities’ Featured at Wake Forest University’s Museum of Anthropology

By Staff For the first time, four student interns of the Museum are in charge of the entire process of running an exhibit, from selecting the pieces to conducting research to installing the pieces. This project rewards the hard work of the students throughout the year as well as builds […]

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Reynolda House Museum of American Art to Offer Free Admission to Military & Their Families Through Labor Day

By Staff Reynolda House Museum of American Art is one of more than 2,000 museums across the country to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. This is the […]

by · June 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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A Walk in the Art

By Staff Photos by Doug Rice Photography   From the towering red “smokestacks” that intermittently release clouds of water vapor (lighted at night) to the “artist performance shelter” that’s sculpted from silvery steel bands, downtown Winston-Salem’s latest attraction, dubbed ARTivity on the Green, is an innovative and dynamic new breed […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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New Winston Museum, a Museum of Living Conversation

By Bryan Dooley   If visitors to the New Winston Museum (NWM) happen to look down at the entrance floor, they will see words entwined in a stunning display of “word art”. Rebecca Fuller, board member and artist, designed this pattern to represent the mission of the museum and to […]

by · May 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
SECCA Launches the ‘Floating World’ – CCD Micro-Doc

SECCA Launches the ‘Floating World’ – CCD Micro-Doc

  Together with students from local schools, members of the community, and Beta Verde, artist Mary Mattingly attached plants to a geodesic dome structure that has become a living, growing biosphere. Once launched onto the SECCA lake the biosphere will become a floating world for a period of six months. […]

by · April 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
Reynolda House Museum of American Art Offers “An American Story”

Reynolda House Museum of American Art Offers “An American Story”

By Staff   Reynolda House will offer to the public in May a class previously offered only to museum docents. “Reynolda: An American Story” will be held Tuesday and Thursday afternoons in May, starting May 5. The course will be co-taught by Elizabeth Chew, Ph.D., the museum’s Betsy Main Babcock […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 2 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
May 1st Deadline for Next Round of Arts Council Community Enrichment Mini-Grants

May 1st Deadline for Next Round of Arts Council Community Enrichment Mini-Grants

By Staff   The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County has announced Friday, May 1, as the application deadline for its next round of Community Enrichment Mini-Grants. These grants are for up to $500 for projects that promote creativity and use art as a means to bring people together. […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
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Reynolda House Offers Free Visits on Rainy Days During the Month of April

By Staff   On rainy weekdays in April, Reynolda House Museum of American Art will offer one free adult admission for each paid adult admission. To receive the free admission, visitors simply need to say “rainy days are good museum days” to the museum’s front desk team and provide their […]

by · April 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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SECCA Presents “Alternative Modernisms”

By Staff   From April 16 through August 16, 2015 the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) will present “Alternative Modernisms” which captures the evolving relationship between the historical and contemporary image through diverse cultural perspectives of five contemporary artists: Harun Farocki, Leslie Hewitt, Pedro Lasch, Jumana Manna, and Jeff […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums