Exhibition in Arts Council Galleries

Strength, poise and beauty. Experience the works of nationally acclaimed artist Kadir Nelson in the Arts Council Galleries. The exhibition Words and Pictures: Illustrated Works by Kadir Nelson showcases Nelson's engaging works primarily featuring African-American subjects. You don't want miss this show, so come in and bring a friend (or a group - group tours are available!)
This exhibition will be open for free at the Arts Council and continues through February 28.  (See gallery hours below)

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Special thanks to the businesses and individuals who sponsored the Words and Pictures: Illustrated Works by Kadir Nelson exhibition.
Carolina Vascular Institute 
Dr. Eric and Donna Mansfield

Arts Council galleries are located at 301 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC. Admission is free.

Gallery Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to noon
Saturday: noon to 4 p.m.
Extended hours during "Words and Pictures" - Sunday: noon to 4 p.m.



Upcoming exhibits*:


Words and Pictures: Illustrated Works by Kadir Nelson
Presented by The Arts Council
January 23 - February 28, 2015
Experience the strength, the poise and the beauty of works by nationally acclaimed artist Kadir Nelson.  His breathtaking paintings from "WE ARE THE SHIP: The Story of Negro League Baseball" received high praise in Fayetteville in 2011.

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15th Annual Cumberland County High School Juried Art Exhibition
Early March 2015
Drawings, paintings, sculpture and mixed media - made by local high school art students - are presented by the school system's Arts Education Program.  See what these talented students create for this juried show!

Earthy Abstraction (invitational)
Presented by Ellington-White CDC
March 27 - May 16, 2015
Features the work of artists who work with natural materials of soil, stone, clay, found objects, wood and other natural materials to create two- and three-dimensional nonobjective works of art.  Click here for the Call for Art (Deadline March 14).

Public Works 2015
Presented by The Arts Council
May 22 - June 20, 2015
Trees, triangles and trains.  Eagles and eyeballs.  More than 100 pieces of work represent a cross section of subjects, styles and skill levels of our community.

*Schedule subject to change.

The Arts Councilís galleries at 301 Hay Street are free and open to the public six days a week.

The Arts Council's 2014-15 exhibitions are curated by The Ellington-White Community Development Corporation.

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