Monday morning arts news, January 3


Tuesday, January 4 through Saturday, January 8

• Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Visit your museum! Galleries open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and until 8 p.m. and the first and third Thursday of each month. Three exhibitions are open for viewing – but two of them close at the end of the day on Saturday, Jan. 8: Chris Hondros – Conflict photography and Will Henry Stevens – Pastels and drawings.

Thursday, January 6

• Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Staff-guided tour. Join the education staff at the Gregg for a last-chance walk-through tour of Chris Hondros: Conflict photography. Free; registration required. 6 p.m.

Friday, January 7

Winter Welcome Week begins.


• The Crafts Center reopens for spring on Jan. 10 – but you can take a look at the last chance list and register for a class now.

• Department of Music teaching professor Gary Beckman, director of entrepreneurial studies in the arts, has written a textbook – The New Arts Entrepreneur – for arts students from all disciplines who want to learn the skills to build and sustain arts-related ventures.

• The Dance Program Masterclass Series is free for NC State students, staff and faculty, offering you a chance to learn something new with no long-term commitment required. The spring lineup is now available, and the first class takes place on Jan. 13.

• Tickets for all NC State LIVE spring 2022 performances are on sale now. The schedule includes three concerts, three dance performances, and a fascinating theatre performance for kids.

• The University Theatre costume sale is coming up on Saturday, Jan. 15, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


• NC State University Campaign News: Thomas E. Cabaniss ’72 Receives 2021 Menscer Cup Award. Among his many volunteer roles at NC State, Cabaniss served on the Friends of Arts NC State board of advisors for six years.

• Walter Magazine: Off the Grid: Artist Ann Roth. Roth is a former member of the Gregg Museum staff, has been an instructor at the Crafts Center, and has exhibited her work in both places.

• The News & Observer: NC State Marching Band puts on a show in San Diego. Sadly, the Holiday Bowl didn’t happen, but the Power Sound of the South was featured in a “Battle of the Bands” video on the N&O Facebook page.

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