Museums

blue cape in china, 2005. image courtesy the artist.

New at SECCA – The Journey of the Blue Cape & Social Sculptures Opens Tuesday

By Staff   On Tuesday, December 16, 2014 the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art opens a solo exhibition of Nicola L, a multi-faceted artist whose corporeal sculptures, assemblages, and performances have circulated internationally since the late 1960s. An opening performance of her iconic Blue Cape will take place in SECCA’s […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
SciWorks Celebrates 50th Anniversary at Festive Family Friday

SciWorks Celebrates 50th Anniversary at Festive Family Friday

By Staff In 1962, four women, on behalf of the Junior League of Winston-Salem, introduced an idea for a new nature sciences center that would become a permanent part of the educational and recreational landscape of Winston-Salem. On December 12, 1964, the Nature Science Center — today’s SciWorks — officially […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Holidays at Reynolda Candlelight Tours Begin Thursday

By Staff   Reynolda House Museum of American Art will celebrate the 2014 holiday season with decorations throughout the historic house, after-hours candlelight tours, a performance by the Carolina Brass and a play by Truman Capote. Through Dec. 31, the historic 1917 home of R.J. and Katharine Reynolds will be […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Three Winston-Salem Arts & Cultural Orgs Present “Art for the Holidays”

By Staff   Three Winston-Salem arts and cultural organizations have joined forces this year under the banner, “Art for the Holidays,” to promote books, arts and crafts as unique, affordable holiday gifts. Bookmarks, Associated Artists, and Sawtooth School for Visual Art are collaborating on “Art for the Holidays” that begins […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
New Winston Museum Presents “What Does It Mean to Be Southern” With Local Authors Joe Mills, Ed Southern and Cheryl Harry

New Winston Museum Presents “What Does It Mean to Be Southern” With Local Authors Joe Mills, Ed Southern and Cheryl Harry

By Staff As part of This School, This City exhibit programming, New Winston Museum will present “What Does It Mean to Be Southern,” a reading and panel discussion on Monday, November 17th at 7:00p.m. In collaboration with UNC School of the Arts (UNCSA), New Winston Museum’s current exhibition, This School, […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums, Uncategorized
WFU Museum of Anthropology Features Day of the Dead Exhibit

WFU Museum of Anthropology Features Day of the Dead Exhibit

    By Staff Are you one of the many who gets a little sad taking down the Halloween decorations? Maybe you are one who appreciates the varied cultural celebrations observed in other countries. Perhaps you are trying to understand the growing fascination with “sugar skulls”. No matter your interest’s […]

by · November 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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SECCA Taps Justin Townes Earle & Caleb Caudle for Dec Show

By Staff The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art has announced Justin Townes Earle as the headlining artist for the eleventh installment of its Crossroads @ SECCA concert series. Winston-Salem-based singer-songwriter Caleb Caudle will open the show. In just the last year, Caleb Caudle has played over 300 shows in 30 […]

Philip Leslie Hale (1865-1931), The Crimson Rambler, ca. 1908, Oil on canvas; 25 1/4 x 30 3/16 in., Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Joseph E. Temple Fund, 1909.12 Photo: PAFA/Barbara Katus & Brian van Camerik

Reynolda House Museum of American Art Announces 2015 Exhibitions: George Catlin, American Impressionism

By Staff Reynolda House Museum of American Art will host two major exhibitions in 2015, one featuring 40 paintings of the American West by the artist George Catlin and another that tells the story of American Impressionist artists and the growing popularity of gardening at the turn of the 20th […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Galleries, Museums
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New Winston Museum Launches Online Exhibition

By Staff   New Winston Museum has announced their new web-based digital exhibition, “City at a Glance,” exploring the stories of our community through historic maps and images. At New Winston Museum, accessibility was a major goal, and they want everyone to be able to share in the fun of […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Art and Innovation in Light Experiments of Emil Salto Light Forms- October 14 at SECCA

By Staff The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art presents the first solo museum exhibition of Danish artist Emil Salto in the United States. On view Oct. 14, 2014 through Jan. 3, 2015, Light Forms features monochromes, photograms, films and other time-based works with light and color that will provide audiences […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums