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1567
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The 1993 North Carolina Artists Exhibition, open to any artist resident in the state working in any media, is open for viewing October 2-December 5, 1993.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Winter 1993, p2-5, il
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29205
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Ten paintings from the Weatherspoon Art Gallery at the University of North Carolina Greensboro are on display in the Contemporary Gallery from August 13-October 23. The paintings were all made within the within the last twenty years and use the vocabulary of geometry for their visual language. Works by David Novros, Robert Mangold, Al Held, Alfred Jensen, William Bailey, Roger Brown, William Copley, and Alex Katz.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Summer 1983, p18
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29217
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North Carolina artist Jim Starrett’s paintings and drawings will be on display in the North Carolina Gallery this fall. Dating from 1976 to 1983, Starrett’s work focuses on the failure of organized religion to actively oppose the Nazis during World War II. Of particular focus is the Catholic Church and Pope Pius XII’s lack of action. His works are full of symbolism and are marked by a hard-edged, linear geometry and loose brushwork.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Autumn 1983, p12-13
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29219
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A new gallery with the work of Nicholas Africano will be on display in the Contemporary Gallery this winter. Africano’s work focuses on human beings, their pleasures, suffering, dismay, and fulfillment. His subjects are painted in high relief on blank fields of color to draw attention to the persons. Africano’s style, impact, and works are discussed to preview the exhibition.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Autumn 1983, p14-15
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29241
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Jim Collins, William Bernstein, Kim Irwin, and Clarence Morgan were all recently awarded a fellowship from the North Carolina Arts Council. Their work is also featured in a new exhibit in the North Carolina Gallery. A short biography and description of their artistic style is provided along with a description of the selection process for the applicants by the North Carolina Arts Council.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Winter 1983/1984, p14-15
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29242
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110 pieces were selected by Howard N. Fox to be displayed as part of the forty-third North Carolina Artists Exhibition. Fox is a guest curator and his biography is included along with his process for selecting the winners. The open competition allows the community to see the diversity of contemporary art.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1984, p4-6
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29248
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The new exhibit Howard Pyle and The Wyeths: Four Generations of American Imagination places the art of artists, Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, and Jamie Wyeth. The exhibition explores the impact Pyle had on three generations of Wyeth’s as N.C. Wyeth’s teacher. From the Brandywine School, the four artists are connected by the narrative quality of their work. A description of the four artists’ work and their impact on each other and viewers is discussed in a preview to the exhibition.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Winter 1983/1984, p11-13
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29249
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In celebration of the 400th anniversary of British settlement in North Carolina, the Museum is presenting works by three of the most influential British artists working today. The work of the duo Gilbert & George and Richard Long will be on display in the Contemporary Gallery. Long’s work concerns the world of nature and how man interacts and affects it. Gilbert & George’s work explores the mind and the struggles people undergo to answer questions about good, evil, hope, and desire.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Summer 1984, p8-9
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29273
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Selected paintings of Roger Brown will be exhibited this fall and winter. The exhibition presents twelve paintings that show Brown’s role as a commentator on contemporary life. His work combines humor, satire, and political comment in a style that reminds the viewer of decorative patterning or popular cartoons.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Autumn 1984, p7-8
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29272
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The Museum will be exhibiting paintings, sculptures, and drawings from the Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art this fall. The forty0five works will highlight the most significant artists and trends in American during the past fourteen years. Some of the more notable artists and works are previewed.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Autumn 1984, p4-7
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29304
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An exhibition of works on paper by North Carolina artists will be exhibited this spring in the North Carolina Gallery. Photographs by John Menapace of Durham and Elizabeth Matheson of Chapel Hill will be displayed. Jim Starrett of North Carolina State University, Dennis Zaborowski of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Richard C. of the Southeastern Center of Contemporary Art, and Richard Stenhouse of Charlotte will also have works on display.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1985, p9-10
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29307
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The Education Lobby at the Museum is the site of a new sound sculpture by Wayne Kirby. Titled Floor Fan 6.2: Ground Round Sound, the experimental piece allows viewers to trigger sounds by stepping on one of eight mats that surround a column of speakers. Kirby’s piece is part of the Hallwalls program which provides an opportunity to encourage experimental, fun works by artists.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1985, p23
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29311
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The art of designer Milo Baughman, of craftsman Marvin Jensen, and of sculptor Winston Tite will all be on display in the North Carolina Gallery this summer and fall. The exhibition offers a chance to explore the interrelationship found in craft, sculpture, and design. The pieces of the three North Carolina-based artists are detailed and the exhibition is previewed.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Summer 1985, p9-11
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29392
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This exhibition will feature forty-five works by major figures in the German avant-garde during the early 20th century. Artists represented include Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Paul Klee, Franz Marc, Lyonel Feininger, Emil Nolde, and most importantly, Max Beckmann. Half of the exhibition is devoted to Beckmann who has been described as the greatest German painter of the 20th century. The exhibition is previewed with particular attention given to Beckmann, his biography, his paintings, and his style.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1986, p6-8
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29405
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A selection of 9 prints by 5 German artists will be exhibited in the Twentieth Century Gallery conjunction with the Modern German Masterpieces from the Saint Louis Art Museum exhibition. Max Beckmann, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Otto Mueller, Kathe Kollwitz, and Georg Schrimpf will have their prints displayed. The graphic arts were of major importance to the Germans and helped to develop their individual styles of their paintings. The prints are known for their high emotional content and are among the group’s greatest accomplishments.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1986, p13-14