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New Horizons Exhibit at NCCU Art Museum

The final exhibition of the academic year, New Horizons: NCCU Artists, is now on view at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum. The exhibit will run through July 29 and highlights the diverse range of media and techniques practiced by NCCU students in the Art Department. The exhibition is free and open to the...
 
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Richmond Barthe: His Life in Art

Opening Sunday, February 6 at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum Richmond Barthe: His Life in Art will bring to the Research Triangle community works by the first modern African American sculptor to garner substantial critical success. Museum Director Kenneth G. Rodgers says "Without question Richmond...
 
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Student Art Shines at NCCU Art Museum

The North Carolina Central University Art Museum is once again showcasing the work of Durham’s best and brightest young artists. Durham’s Finest, an annual exhibit from Durham Public Schools students, will run through Jan. 28. Durham's Finest features works by students in kindergarten through 12th grade,...
 
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Modernist Exhibit of Felrath Hines Opens at the NCCU Art Museum

The North Carolina Central University Art Museum will present an exhibit of works by modernist abstraction painter Felrath Hines. The exhibit, Color Balance: The Paintings of Felrath Hines, will open Sunday, Sept. 19, with a reception at 2 p.m. Hines’ work has been described as “experimentations with cubism,...
 
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Nelson Mandela Exhibit Opens at NCCU Art Museum

In celebration of the first Nelson Mandela International Day on July 18, North Carolina Central University’s Art Museum will exhibit “Spirit of Freedom: Drawings and Narratives from Nelson Mandela’s Imprisonment at Robben Island,” from Aug. 8 through Sept. 17. Twenty color sketches and narratives from...
 
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New Horizons at the Museum

The final exhibition of the season, New Horizons: NCCU Artists, will open at the North Carolina Central University Art Museum on Thursday, April 29, at 4 p.m. This year’s exhibit highlights the diverse range of media and techniques practiced by our students in the Art Department. The exhibit not only offers...
 
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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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