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Art: Museum
ECHO: Heather Gordon & Justin Tornow
A collaboration between visual artist Heather Gordon and dancer and choreographer Justin Tornow, ECHO is part of Gordon’s series The Algorithms for Intimacy, which maps interpersonal relationships through visual and performance art. Using data sets based u...
21c Museum Hotel
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/31/17
Art: Museum
Found@Counting House
Johnston Foster’s near life-size safety-barrel tiger, discarded-wood moose, and a zebra head assembled from a stripped leather couch and a broom brush; Hong-Yo Ji’s twin-headed tire ram; a rhino head of gold-tipped matches by David Mach: the realism of tod...
21c Museum Hotel
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 11/30/17
Art: Museum
Reflecting Transformations: Site-Specific Art at 21c Durham
Mirrored surfaces and intersecting patterns of forms and imagery animate the site-specific art integrated into the 16-story art deco building that has transformed into 21c Museum Hotel Durham. Working with glass, plastic, acrylic foil, tile, and found obje...
21c Museum Hotel
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 11/30/17
Music: Karaoke
Karaoke Night
Karaoke starts at 8PM. Huge song selection.
Tailgaters Sports Bar
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 8pm
Art: Museum
“You really stuck it to me today”: The Political Cartoons of Dwane Powell: Exhibit Opening
The City of Raleigh Museum announced that its retrospective of the nationally syndicated work of political cartoonist and area resident Dwane Powell will open to the public Sunday, June 4. Titled “You really stuck it to me today”: The Political Cartoons of...
City of Raleigh Museum
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Mon 1/1/18 at 1pm-4pm
Art: Painting
"Too Wise You Are"
New animal paintings by Chapel Hill neoOutsider artist St. George (George Spencer). Crook's Corner Restaurant, Chapel Hill. Aug. 1-Sept. 3. Meet the artist Fri., Aug 11, 6-8.
Crook's Corner
Chapel Hill, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sun 9/3/17
Special Event: Animals
Fix By Six - Free Spay/Neuter Event
Hurry, Quick – Fix Them by Age Six! This August is all about taking care of the little ones. Veterinarians recommend that kittens be spayed or neutered by six months old to prevent them from having little ones of their own. SAFE Haven is offering 80 fre...
SAFE Haven for Cats
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/31/17
Art: Museum
American Red Cross: Healing the Warrior’s Heart through Art
The Red Cross of Eastern North Carolina, in honor of celebrating their centennial this year, is partnering with the museum to open American Red Cross: Healing the Warrior’s Heart through Art. The exhibit features a collection of works created by wounded M...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Children, Experimental/Perf. Art, Children's Arts/Crafts
DAC Summer Arts Camp Mini Camp
Mini Camps are designed for students ages 5 to 13 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule and fill the time right after and right before the start of school for year-round and traditional school students. Students are divided into age appropriate...
Durham Arts Council
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 8am-5:30pm
Art: Gallery
Fluid
Exhibition of works by MyLoan Dinh.
Durham Arts Council
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-9pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-6pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-9pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 1pm-6pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 9am-9pm
Sports: Baseball
Gwinnett Braves at Durham Bulls
The Bulls, a triple-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, take on the Braves in this International League matchup.
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/24/17 at 7:05pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 7:05pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 7:05pm
Art: Museum
Miss North Carolina
This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant. Along the way, many incredible pageant winners have gone on to serve their communities, to gain confidence and inspiration that helped them reach success, to receive schol...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
North Carolina & World War I
This interactive multimedia exhibit will commemorate the centennial of US entry into World War I and focus on North Carolina’s role in the War to End All Wars on the western front in France and Belgium. Visitors will experience a re-created trench warfare ...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Pamela George, Painting Exhibit
Eno River Gallery at ERUUF: Durham artist Pamela George’s new exhibit of paintings entitled “Angles of Repose” explores endangered places of rest, restoration and repost; August 17-October 5. Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (ERUUF), 4907 Garr...
Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 9am-1pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 10am-4pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 9am-1pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Thu 9/7/17 at 10am-4pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Photographs by Hugh Morton: An Uncommon Retrospective
Discover the diverse people, beautiful landscapes, beloved sports and changing culture of North Carolina throughout the 20th century.
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Museum
RACE: Are We So Different?
Three thematic elements make this exhibit transformative in every way – the everyday experience of living with race, its history as an idea, and the findings of contemporary science that are challenging its foundations. Appropriate for all ages, RACE inclu...
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Raleigh, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Small to Large: Delight in the Practice of Painting
This exhibition of works by Margie Stewart will be displayed in the Ella Fountain Pratt Gallery.
Durham Arts Council
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 9am-9pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-6pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 9am-9pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 1pm-6pm
Mon 9/4/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 9am-9pm
Art: Gallery
Three Perspectives
Paintings by Lolette Guthrie, photography by Eric Saunders, blown glass by Pringle Teetor. August 21 - September 24. Opening reception during Hillsborough's Last Friday Art Walk, August 25th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned...
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Hillsborough, NC

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 8/25/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-9pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 9/1/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
All Matterings of Mind: Transcendent Imagery From the Contemporary Collection
To transcend is to go beyond, to surpass, to exceed or rise above in extent or degree. Transcendence can be physical, spiritual, emotional or mental and allows for an encounter that defies expectations. The works in this exhibition transcend everyday exper...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 8/25/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum
Ed Ruscha: Parking Lots
For more than fifty years, Ed Ruscha has combined his interest in conceptual art and popular culture to make drawings, paintings and photographs that are often inextricably linked to the urban landscape of Southern California. Throughout the 1960s, Ruscha ...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 8/25/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/29/17 - Wed 8/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/31/17 at 10am-9pm
    

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