Calendar

  1. Monster Drawing Rally 2017

    Friday, August 25 | 5:30 pm

    At this live drawing event/fundraiser, more than 80 artists at all stages of their careers take shifts to draw in front of a live audience. As spectators spy on the...

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  2. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Anniversaries for Lenny

    Sunday, September 17 | 2 pm

    Acclaimed pianist Lara Downes presents a program of Leonard Bernstein’s Anniversaries for Piano along with 20 newly commissioned Anniversaries in celebration of the...

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  3. Threads of Africa: A Celebration of Art, Nature, and People

    Saturday, September 23 | Noon

    Join us as we unveil the newly reinstalled African art gallery in our East Building with a daylong celebration of African art, nature, music, and culture! The Museum Park...

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  4. Night Hike in the Museum Park

    Friday, October 6 | 7 pm

    Join us for a hike at one of the best venues under the evening sky. REI provides headlamps and trekking poles for a hike of three to five miles. Afterward we’ll enjoy...

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  5. Dining after Dark: Rediscovering Rodin

    Thursday, October 12 | 6:30 pm

    November 17 marks the centenary of Auguste Rodin’s death. David Steel, curator of European art, discusses how Rodin created the works we see in the galleries and offers...

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  6. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Mallarmé Chamber Players and The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    Friday, October 13 | 8 pm

    The popular Durham-based Mallarmé Chamber Players accompany a special screening the classic The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.

    Included in season ticket. No docent-led tour...

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  7. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Juilliard String Quartet

    Sunday, October 29 | 2 pm

    The world-renowned Juilliard String Quartet, widely known as the quintessential American string quartet, performs a concert featuring the music of Haydn, Dvorak, and...

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  8. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: UNCG Faculty Voice Duo

    Sunday, November 19 | 2 pm

    UNC–Greensboro faculty members Donald Hartman, Clara O’Brien, and Jim Douglass perform Mahler’s epic song cycle Des Knaben Wunderhorn (The Youth’s Magic Horn). A collection...

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  9. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Isosceles String Quartet

    Sunday, January 21 | 2 pm

    Isosceles is an exciting new string quartet commissioned by Chamber Music Raleigh and organized by Jacqueline Wolborsky, associate principal second violin of the North...

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  10. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Duchamp/McKenzie Duo (Flute and Piano)

    Sunday, February 11 | 2 pm

    Master flutist Nicolas Duchamp and Wilmington-based pianist Barbara McKenzie present music from the founders of the Paris Conservatory French school of flute playing and...

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  11. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: American Chamber Players

    Sunday, March 18 | 2 pm

    Among the most exciting and innovative chamber music ensembles on the scene today, American Chamber Players was formed in 1985 by NPR Morning Edition correspondent Miles...

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  12. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: Symphony Winds

    Sunday, May 13 | 2 pm

    The woodwind quintet Symphony Winds performs the music of Czech composer Leoš Janáček and North Carolina composer Charles Delaney. Called “a hidden treasure” by Indy Week,...

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  13. Sights and Sounds Concert Series: North Carolina Viol Consort

    Sunday, May 20 | 2 pm

    The viol da gamba resembles a violin, sounds like a viola, and is played like a cello. Viol consorts are traditionally early music chamber ensembles that feature the viol...

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