Tag: ncma

Poetry Fox at the Monster Drawing Rally, 8/25 at the NCMA

The Poetry Fox will be making typewriter art that you can buy the instant it’s done at the Monster Drawing Rally on Fri., Aug. 25, 6-9pm at the North Carolina Museum of Art. I wrote about last year’s rally for ArtsNow–it was way too much fun. Artists sit at long tables making original work on […]
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Victor Ekpuk at the NCMA (Indy Week)

“Ekpuk describes the composition as a divine embrace, but the arms could be read as a crowded space of containment, like a refugee camp or border wall. The empty zeros might exude the banal homogeneity of power.” Read the review of Ekpuk’s mural in the new African galleries at the North Carolina Museum of Art, […]
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2016 was rough, but local artists and spaces stepped up

While this year or Trump’s ascension felt like one long punch in the mouth, lots of great local art hit back. I look back at 2016 in galleries, museums, and unconventional spaces, in Indy Week.  
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More indoor parking at the NCMA

With Rolling Sculpture: Art Deco Cars from the 1930s and 40s, Raleigh’s North Carolina Museum of Art gives its galleries over to the automobile for the second time in three years. I went in with a bad attitude, since their Porsche show didn’t even try to be a design show as it claimed to be. […]
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