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FRESH Fun Day 2016

With Artspace receiving over 130 submissions for FRESH: New Works by North Carolina Artists,  we were overjoyed to host the FRESH Fun Day this past weekend. Artists, families, and passersby alike were welcome to stop by, observe the art on display, vote for their favorite piece(s), and create their very own works of art to […]

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Summer Arts Program Teacher Feature: Leatha Koefler

Spotlight on Artspace’s Teaching Artists At the Artspace Summer Arts Program, each class is taught by creative, fun and talented artists. Follow along as they tell you a bit more about who they are and what they do.   Find out more about Leatha Koefler, an artist and former public school art teacher who is teaching one class during the Artspace Summer Arts […]

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Summer Arts Program Teacher Feature: Hunter Rion

Spotlight on Artspace’s Teaching Artists At the Artspace Summer Arts Program, each class is taught by creative, fun and talented artists. Follow along as they tell you a bit more about who they are and what they do.   Find out more about Hunter Rion, a public school art teacher who is teaching three classes during the Artspace Summer Arts Program this summer. […]

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Crossing Borders at Artspace

On Saturday, April 2nd, Artspace welcomed Rodjaraeg Wattanapanit, an International Visitor through the U.S. State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). The IVLP is a professional exchange program designed to provide firsthand knowledge about U.S. society, culture, and politics, while cultivating lasting relationships. Wattanapanit met with Artspace artist Linda Ruth Dickinson, who had this to say about the experience: […]

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Summer Arts Program Teacher Feature: Elizabeth Norval

Spotlight on Artspace’s Teaching Artists At the Artspace Summer Arts Program, each class is taught by creative, fun and talented artists. Follow along as they tell you a bit more about who they are and what they do.   Find out more about Elizabeth Norval, a puppeteer who is teaching one class during the Artspace Summer Arts Program this summer. 1) Tell us about […]

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Connect & Create with Pati Reis

On Saturday, March 19, Artspace artist Pati Reis led an embroidery and bookbinding workshop for our monthly Connect & Create series. The workshop coincided with her exhibition, Stitch Chat, in the Upfront Gallery & Lobby; in which you can see her freehand machine-embroidered artwork, site specific installations, and some of the byproducts (including an old sewing […]

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Process & Product at Artspace

Artspace recently hosted a Process & Product tour for Gramercy Christian School. The Process & Product program is designed for school groups of any age and is intended to coordinate art-making with school curricula while introducing students to the artists that make our community great. After taking a tour of Artspace and meeting the artists […]

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Artspace CSA Reveal Party

On Thurday, February 11, we held a reception to unveil the artwork in our first ever Artspace Community Supported Art (CSA) program. The pieces, all originals specifically created for the Artspace CSA, represent some of the most talented artists in the area, and come together to form a tremendous group. Artists include Kenia Brea, Caitlin Cary & Skillet […]

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CSA Artist Spotlight: Kenia Brea

Introducing the Artspace CSA, a new way to buy local and support artists. Eight Artspace member artists were selected to participate in our first CSA. Each will produce a series of 50 works of art; the resulting 50 shares of the CSA contain one work of art from each artist. Find out more about each of the participating CSA […]

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Allison Tierney Artwork

CSA Artist Spotlight: Allison Tierney

Introducing the Artspace CSA, a new way to buy local and support artists. Eight Artspace member artists were selected to participate in our first CSA. Each will produce a series of 50 works of art; the resulting 50 shares of the CSA contain one work of art from each artist. Find out more about each of the participating CSA […]

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