Art in Bloom is back and bigger than last year. It starts TODAY! 56 floral interpretations are on display this year.
This annual event is only in its 3rd year, and it has been going strong since the 1st year. I like to call it the event that appeals to all, as most people like flowers and here is a chance to view flowers that have been creatively manipluated to interpret pieces of art work from the museum's permanant collection. Get ready to see some unusual flowers as well as vastly creative interpretations.
ANSEL ADAMS: MASTERWORKS, is a new photography exhibition at North Carolina Museum of Art. American photographer & environmentalist, Ansel Adams is best know for his beautiful black and white images of majestic landscapes of America's west. He was born in 1902 in San Francisco, California, and died in 1984.
He was known to say "You don't take a photograph, you make it".
He deemed every aspect of a photo to be important. When photographing vast landscapes, he liked to make the closest and furthest pa...
Last Friday I attended the Monster Drawing Rally at North Carolina Museum of Art. It was their 1st such event. It sold pretty quickly so I was glad I snagged a ticket early on. Tickets were just $5, so, definitely worth it even if you’re not sure you’ll like something like this. The event had over 20 artists making art in each round. There were 3 rounds and each one lasted just under an hour. At end of each round, artworks were collected & hung on display for patrons to view and buy if they chose to. All works were priced at $50 each....
Starting today and running throughout the entire weekend is the ART IN BLOOM show. This is the 2nd annual show and it's happening at the North Carolina Museum of Art, in Raleigh, NC. The show runs Thursday, April 7 - 10.
Thursday, April 7 - 9AM - 5PM
Friday, April 8 - 9PM - 9PM
Saturday, April 9 - 9AM - 5PM
Sunday, April 10 - 9AM-5PM
I attended this show last year and it was a gorgeous event. Not only that, but the entire place smelled amazingly. Flowers everywhere!