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Swing Into Spring Preview Exhibition @ SunTrust Gallery (ONLINE soon!)

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The Durham Art Guild presents a preview exhibition of the artwork generously donated by over 70 local artists to our annual Swing Into Spring Arts Celebration + Fundraiser previously scheduled for Mar. 27. While we have since had to cancel the in-person event due to recent health concerns, we will soon be announcing additional details…



Bliss: Salt, Sugar and Fat @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Bliss: Salt, Sugar and Fat” featuring work by DAG member Kristen Baumlier-Faber. The food industry painstakingly manipulates ingredients such as salt, sugar, and fat to hit our “bliss point” with every bite. The works in “Bliss: Salt, Sugar and Fat” invite viewers to take a close look at some of…



Reasons to Get Out of Bed @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Reasons to Get Out of Bed” featuring a selection of new works by DAG member Kenneth Proseus. “Reasons to Get Out of Bed” focuses on things betwixt; on the beautiful and agonizing coexistence we face as a sentient species hurtling through an infinitely apathetic universe. This exhibition is on view…



Process is Work @ Golden Belt

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Process Is Work is an exhibition displaying the artistic process of documentary painter Anthony Patterson. Over the past year Patterson has immersed himself in the history of the Crest Street Community in Durham, N.C. where he was born and raised. This exhibition features his notes, ideas, research, in-progress works and messages from the elders of…



Compose and Materialize @ SunTrust Gallery

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Compose and Materialize” featuring new works by DAG member artists Susan Finer, Catherine Kramer, Rosalie Midyette and Sudie Rakusin. Come see how each of these artists utilizes composition and different materials in their creations. This exhibition is on view in SunTrust Gallery January 10 – March 7, 2020. Join us…



2019 Members’ Holiday Market Exhibit @ SunTrust Gallery

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The Durham Art Guild will showcase local affordable artwork by member artists in SunTrust Gallery for gift-giving this holiday season! THINK PRESENTS! There is a variety of over 168 items! This is a non-juried annual exhibition to showcase the work of our valued member artists who are able to display 1 or 2 works of…



TRIGGER WARNING by Jade Wilson @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Trigger Warning” featuring new work by DAG’s 2019 Artist in Residence Jade Wilson. “While struggling to connect with a community to earnestly share stories of defeat and triumph, I found that I needed to take a dark and scary trip through past traumas to find my focus.” – Jade Wilson…



Results Delayed – NOW UPDATED – 2020 Exhibit Selections

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UPDATE from 11/21/19 post: Thank you so much for your patience. The review and assignment/pairing process took a little longer than anticipated, which caused this delay in notification. We greatly appreciate the submissions and the many artists that shared their work with us. There was about a 30% increase in submissions this year, which made the…



Lost @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Lost: A Photographic Journey by Joseph Rafferty.” “L O S T” prints were shot between 1999-2004, a mixture of Joseph Rafferty’s Editorial Commissions & Personal Work. All prints from “L O S T” disappeared in 2007 until 2018, when discovered by a child rummaging through obscure toy box. Joseph Rafferty:…



100+ Years of Earth and Fire @ SunTrust Gallery

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The Durham Art Guild presents “100+ Years of Earth and Fire: ARetrospective of Four Women Working in Clay” featuring works by Cynthia Aldrich, Natalie Boorman, Carmen Elliott and Marilyn Palsha. Aldrich, Boorman, Elliott and Palsha are ceramic artists who have been working with clay collectively for over 170 years! Our commonality is that we have…