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Art: Museum
Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume & Confrontation
Bedecked and bejeweled, the figures populating Dress Up, Speak Up occupy fluid space and time, evoking past and present, fact and fiction, memory and desire, to illuminate the complexity of contemporary identity. Whether clad in the stylized garb of Enligh...
21c Museum Hotel
Durham, NC

Sun 5/28/17 - Mon 7/31/17
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

Sun 5/28/17 - 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

Sun 5/28/17 - 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

Sun 5/28/17 - Thu 11/30/17
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Gallery
Lucy Dierks: Avian Tablescapes
Cedar Creek Gallery will be exhibiting an Asheville potter in an upcoming show. Lucy Dierks, who has been making pottery for the past twenty years has always been passionate about Asian art and pottery and draws heavily from these traditions to create her ...
Cedar Creek Gallery
Creedmoor, NC

Sun 5/28/17 - Wed 5/31/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
In Our Own Worlds by Nasher Teen Council
In Our Own Worlds is a group exhibition by the Nasher Teen Council, a diverse group of 17 socially engaged teens from across Durham. This exhibition showcases our personal reflections on who we are, where we live, and how that shapes our worldview.
The Carrack Modern Art
Durham, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 5/31/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery
David Hess: Gun Show
Mixed media sculpture by David Hess.
CAM Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/31/17 - Fri 6/2/17 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/7/17 - Fri 6/9/17 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 6/10/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Gallery
Dorian Lynde: No Damsel
Exhibition of works by Dorian Lynde.
CAM Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/31/17 - Fri 6/2/17 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/7/17 - Fri 6/9/17 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 6/10/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum
Glory of Venice: Renaissance Paintings 1470–1520
Glory of Venice: Renaissance Paintings 1470–1520 is the South’s first exhibition surveying the development of Renaissance painting in Venice from the second half of the 1400s to the early 1500s.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Looking South: Photographs by Eudora Welty
This exhibition features a portfolio of 18 photographs by the acclaimed American novelist and short story writer Eudora Welty (1909–2001), produced by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History in 1992 (with Welty selecting the images and printing ...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Quayola: Pleasant Places
Pleasant Places consists of a series of digital paintings exploring the boundary between representation and abstraction.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
Work by Leonardo Drew
CAM Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
You + Me
The photographs featured in You + Me reveal the complexities of relationships, particularly those between two people: mother and daughter, a married couple, two friends, colleagues, multiple generations, and neighbors.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-5pm
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

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Wed 5/31/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/2/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Citizen Science Center
This area serves as a clearinghouse for NRC guests that wish to enlist in “Citizen Science” projects. Visitors can become participants in ongoing, active research projects by collecting, submitting and/or analyzing data on the Museum floor or at the Museum...
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences – Nature Research Center
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/29/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/5/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/11/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Animals
Coastal North Carolina
Two stories high and half a block long, the Coastal North Carolina exhibit hall is home to North Carolina's entire ocean spectrum: from whales to wetlands, seahorses to sargassum.
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/29/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Collecting Carolina: 100 Years of Jugtown Pottery
The potters of Jugtown continue to honor tradition and “the Busbee vision” while reinterpreting their wares with a renewed freshness for today’s consumers and collectors. This new lobby-case exhibit will highlight and showcase the quintessential forms and ...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
The Collection Galleries
Highlighting 5,000 years of art, The Collection Galleries contain rotating installations of the Nasher Museum’s extensive holdings. Eight galleries, and also the entrance to Wilson Pavilion, are dedicated to the collection’s strengths, which include a vari...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Dinosaur Trail
Step into the world of paleontology as you hike the trail among life-sized dinosaur models and dig for fossils.
North Carolina Museum of Life and Science
Durham, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/29/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/5/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/11/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum
Discover Your Governors
Filled with kid-friendly graphics, hands-on interactives, artifacts and photographs, this exhibit introduces children (and other museum visitors) to the office of governor of North Carolina. Discover what the state’s leader does, and explore more than 200 ...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/29/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/5/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/11/17 at 12pm-5pm
    

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