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Art Museum Welcomes Rivera Photojournalism Exhibition

An exhibition of the photographs and articles of Alexander "Alex" Rivera, Jr., nationally acclaimed photojournalist, will go on display February 7 through April 23, 2010, at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum. "It is difficult to imagine celebrating the university’s centennial without...
 
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NCCU Art Museum Exhibits Student Art From Durham Public Schools

The North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Art Museum presents “Durham's Finest,” an exhibition of outstanding student artwork from Durham Public Schools (DPS) from January 10-29, 2010. In this select show, each of the district’s schools is represented by four, two-dimensional pieces of art plus...
 
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Artist Ernie Barnes Remembers NCCU and NCCU Remembers Him

As part of North Carolina Central University’s Centennial Homecoming, a tribute to the late artist and athlete, Ernie Barnes was already in the works when the university received word from his estate that Barnes had bequeathed books and artwork to his alma mater. A special ceremony will take place at NCCU’s...
 
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NCCU to Host Ruth Russell Williams Exhibit

The North Carolina Central University Art Museum will host an exhibit by folk artist and North Carolina native Ruth Russell Williams. Ruth Russell Williams: Master Storyteller will open on Sunday, August 9. The opening reception will take place from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Museum Director Kenneth G. Rodgers says "We are honored...
 
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NCCU Art Museum Presents Student Exhibition

“NCCU Artists:  New Horizons” is currently on view at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum through July 31, 2009. It is an annual juried showing of art by art students.  The exhibition is selected from works created in all the art studio classes offered by the North Carolina Central...
 
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NCCU Museum of Art to Host Benny Andrews Exhibit

The first major North Carolina exhibition of internationally respected artist Benny Andrews will open at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum on February 15, 2009. Benny Andrews: The John Lewis Series is the last series Andrews produced before his death in 2006. It documents and celebrates the life of John Lewis,...
 
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NCCU Art Museum to Host Works by Durham Public School Students

The North Carolina Central University Art Museum will showcase “Durham's Finest”, an annual exhibition of student art from Durham Public Schools from January 11-30, 2009.   Student artists will attend an opening reception on Sunday, January 11, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the museum.   Durham's...
 
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NCCU Museum of Art Launches African-American Modernist Series

The North Carolina Central University Art Museum inaugurates its African-American Modernist Series with an exhibit by Raleigh-based artist Eric McRay, beginning November 16, 2008.   The exhibition by the Washington DC native will be the artist’s first museum showing in the Triangle. One of North...
 
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NCCU to Host Week-Long Tribute to Nelson Mandela

NCCU's Department of Student Leadership, Training and Development will host a week-long, university-wide celebration of humanitarian and international leader Nelson Mandela beginning October 11th. Peggy Watson-Alexander, director of student leadership, training and development, decided to develop the Mandela week...
 
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Art Museum Features Gottlieb Jazz Portraits

Portraits from the Golden Age of Jazz: Photographs by William P. Gottlieb will introduce the fall exhibition season at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum, now until October 10, 2004. During the 1930s and 1940s, William Gottlieb photographed the contemporary jazz scene to illustrate his...
 
 
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