Posts with tag: "ArtQuest"

 

 

Pop-Up Resident: Dare Coulter
03/01/2016
Pop-Up Resident: Dare Coulter

 MARCH POP-UP RESIDENT | DARE COULTER GreenHill is excited to welcome Dare Coulter as our first Pop-Up Resident of 2016! Dare recently graduated with a degree in Art & Design from The School of Design at NC State University and works as a sculptor, illustrator, and muralist. She comes to the Pop-Up Residency with boundless ideas and an infectious energy. She has a history of working closely with portraiture and the human body and makes this an important part of her vision for her residency.   Dare says about her work, “Faces have an untapped potential with art because of our innate understanding of how they convey emotion. You can make ...

Volunteers in Action: Gabbie
07/12/2015
Pop-Up Resident: Dare Coulter

Volunteers in Action: Gabbie Our volunteers make ArtQuest Summer Camps a rewarding experience for families and staff This month we interviewed Gabbie, a new Summer volunteer. A rising high school senior, Gabbie pursues an interest in photography when she's not volunteering at ArtQuest. Below we share a few of Gabbie's thoughts regarding her time as an ArtQuest volunteer. What makes you look forward to volunteering at ArtQuest every day?"I love interacting with all of the families and kids. Being around both the gallery's art and the kid's art is a fun part of the experience. And sometimes when ArtQuest isn't terribly busy you can craft alongside the kids and I really enjoy ...

GREENHILL RECEIVES PNC GRANT FUNDING TO GROW FREE FAMILY NIGHT PROGRAM
04/13/2015
Pop-Up Resident: Dare Coulter

Greenhill has been awarded over $7,000 from PNC to expand the reach of free Family Night.  Having served 3,000 children and families in 2014, Greenhill is looking to increase this number by 25% to serve an additional 750 annually.  Greenhill recognizes the need to reach more community members through the Family Night programs and with added funding from PNC, it will be able to provide an additional staffing and art supplies to support and guide increased numbers of children and families. Family Night is a long standing tradition at Greenhill. Since 1996 Greenhill has offered Family Night, a program which provides children and families free access to ArtQuest and The Gallery ...