Monday morning arts news, November 20


Tuesday-Wednesday, November 21-22 and Friday-Saturday, November 24-25

• Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Three exhibitions are now openLeading by Design celebrates the 75th anniversary of the NC State College of Design. Selections from the Collections is open in the historic residence gallery spaces and features a sampling of the many different kinds of pieces in the Gregg collection. BLOW UP II: Inflatable Contemporary Art highlights the imaginative ways that air can be used as a medium to create large-scale sculptures. Galleries are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday, November 23



• Stop by the arts suite in 3140 Talley to see two new case exhibits created by Gregg Museum collections interns Sophie Blankenship (One Fish, Two Fish…) and Lee Chavis-Tartaglia (A Beadiful World).

• Need something fun (and free!) to do with your visiting relatives later this week? The Gregg Museum will be open on Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Macy’s parade is not the only place you can see giant balloons this year.

• Crafting Resilience: Knitting. Join Prevention Services and NC State University Libraries for experiential opportunities to engage in self-care through crafting. Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m. at D.H. Hill Jr. Library.

• Heads-up: Spring 2024 crafts class registration opens on Monday, Nov. 27 at 9 a.m. for NC State students and Monday, Dec. 4 at 9 a.m. for staff, faculty and the public. Classes fill up quickly.


• Technician: Student blends science and art together to spread environmental awarenessTechnician writer Addison Tate highlights how Layla El-Khoury, a Ph.D. student studying biological and agricultural engineering, works to combine dance and science.

• Technician: Symphonic Band takes flight in fall concertTechnician writer Campbell Depken profiles the Symphonic Band and recaps their Nov. 9 “From the Sky to the Stars” concert in Stewart Theatre.

See a two-month list of campus arts events and exhibitions, posted on the first day of each month.