Vita Vite is an art gallery and a wine bar. But it is an experience too. The 2nd Vita Vite location opens today, 1pm. Hopefully you’ve caught my Insta Stories or posts on Instagram & Twitter about this a few weeks ago when I attended the preview. The actual opening date was up in the air back then and just announced very recently, but alas, the day has arrived!
View of downstairs bar from the upstairs bar.
I highly recommend a visit if you like great wine, delicious small plates, beautiful art, and an elegant setting. The pe...
A couple of weeks ago I trekked out to Siler City, NC for the day. It’s hardly a long drive, about an hour, (40 miles). Most of my trekking was on foot once I arrived. That was the goal, to explore downtown Siler City bit by bit, and of course capture some photos along the way.
What better way to start my exploring than by checking out an eatery. I arrived at Artisan Hub for lunch. I opted for the hot Cubano sandwich with a delicious sauce (salsa verde), and side of smash-fried plantains (tostones). Oh, and I also went with an extra si...
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!