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The Power of Music @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “The Power of Music” featuring work by DAG member Owens Daniels. This exhibition is about music and the musicians that make it into magic. Featured image is “Badass” by Owens Daniels. Owens Daniels: www.owensdaniels.com This exhibition is on view in the DAG Gallery at Golden Belt October 2 – October…



Expressing Reality as Felt @ Triangle Community Foundation

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The Triangle Community Foundation and the Durham Art Guild present “Expressing Reality as Felt” featuring handmade felt works by Triangle-based artist Sharron Parker. I use the ancient technique of feltmaking to capture something I’ve experienced, whether it’s very solid –I’m really drawn to rocks — or ephemeral, like reflections on water. My favorite quote is…



Tone Poems: Flowers & Fancies @ Castalia

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The Durham Art Guild and Castalia at Meadowmont present “Tone Poems: Flowers & Fancies” featuring new digital prints by DAG member artist Gina Harrison. Like their musical counterparts, these visual tone poems explore single ideas, here in saturated, jewel-tone color palettes. Most are concerned with movement and how gesture conveys mood. Featured image is “Impromptu”…



Gather Everything Somewhere @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Gather Everything Somewhere” featuring new mixed-media works by DAG member Tonya Solley Thornton. Tonya Solley Thornton’s intricate compositions are conversations between disparate elements that connect and intertwine in unexpected ways, creating abstract forms with a peculiar emotional resonance. Through collage and found object sculpture, she explores the expressive potential in…



65th Annual Juried Exhibition @ SunTrust Gallery

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The Durham Art Guild presents the 65th Annual Juried Exhibition. This is the Guild’s longest-running, largest, and most impressive annual exhibition featuring the work of 48 regional artists working in a variety of mediums and styles. This exhibition is on view in SunTrust Gallery from August 16 – October 12, 2019. This year’s artwork is…



PIECES: a paradoxy @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “PIECES: a paradoxy” featuring work by DAG member Krystal Hart. PIECES symbolize the debris of our physical, psychological, and metaphysical worlds. Debris taken from adversities converge on substrates to bear works of regeneration. Works not masked in the delicate ornamental opulence of refined and perfected walls, but a splendor of…



Night Swim @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “Night Swim” featuring work by DAG member Vanessa Murray. “Night Swim” explores the psychological vulnerability that is felt when we place our self under the dark sky in the presence of the unknown. Both paintings and sculptures explore a quiet push and pull between exposure and concealment, concave and convex,…



A Force of Nature @ SunTrust Gallery

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The Durham Art Guild presents “A Force of Nature” featuring new individual and collaborative works by DAG members Evee Erb and Sydney Sogol. Textile artists Evee Erb and Sydney Sogol believe that environmental health can be facilitated through art. Utilizing recycled and environmentally friendly materials addressing themes of conservation, A Force of Nature is an…



East Durham Love: A Photographic Anthology @ Golden Belt

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The Durham Art Guild presents “East Durham Love: A Photographic Anthology” featuring new photographs by DAG member artist Kennedi Carter. This exhibition is a collection of love stories set in Durham, North Carolina that explore the intimacy and joy which mark Black life. This exhibition is on view in the DAG Gallery + Studios at…