Posts with tag: "Gallery"



Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus
Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus

Join us on Thursday, August 30 from 6:00 – 7:00 PMThis talk by Frank Konhaus, Director of Cassilhaus and the Cassilhaus Collection, will cover the why, what, and how of collecting fine art photography.  He will explore the motivations and mechanics of collecting as well as documentation of your collection.  No prior experience required - just a love of photography. Free and open to the public.Cassilhaus is a home, a singular piece of architecture, a lifelong arts project, and a love-filled partnership between Ellen Cassilly and Frank Konhaus. Ellen is an architect and community activist and Frank is an AV System Designer, documentary film ...

Music and NC Art: First Fridays at Greenhill
Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus

We all consume art. ‘We’ being the viewers and the listeners; ‘art’ being physical, audible, and theatrical. When combined, the experience is not unlike the superhuman force heroes create when their powers combine (think, The Avengers).With Greensboro’s August First Friday, Greenhill once again opened its doors to the public, inviting the curious and the wandering into its gallery, see some art, enjoy some snacks, and have a good time.But come 6:30, the atmosphere changes. Dramatically.Bodies start moving. Toes are tapping. People are moving to a quick swift beat. For a magical hour, the gallery becomes a cozy concert hall decked out in artist work, the latest ...

Get Yourself a Southern Treat at the YGAF Auction: Bourbon and Deviled Egg Social
Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus

June 18, 2015 at Greenhill, YGAF Auction Bidders Will Be Competing for a Good Cause and Great Fun Get ready for Greenhill's biennial You've Got A Friend auction! Starting tomorrow at 6:45pm, auction items such as 3D Printing Lessons, a brewery tour, a chef's table exclusive, and many more will be available. We wanted to zoom in and give you a look at one of the live auction items creating a lot of buzz, so we spoke with Cecelia Thompson, about her auction item and the power team behind it.             The "who": You might be asking, who is hosting this night of southern delight?This culinary force will be comprised ...

Thank you for your support: Collector's Choice & Winter Show Recap
Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus

Although we have closed out the Winter Show 2014 exhibition, we want to thank all of our Greenhill members, Collector's Choice guests, and participating NC artists for making this year's Winter Show a big hit! We had a record crowd of over 450 attendees at our Collector's Choice fundraising event on December 6th and over 200 pieces of art sold during the course of the exhibition. Above: A little lighting to Celebrate Greenhill's 40th Anniversary The support given during our Collector's Choice event for Greenhill's Winter Show continues to aid in the advancement of artists across the state of North Carolina. We could not have done it without you!  Above: Our guests and members ...

Providence Grove High School Group Visit to Greenhill
Collecting Photography with Frank Konhaus

 On Wednesday, November 5, 2015, High School students from Providence Grove High School (Climax, NC) came to Greenhill for a Group Visit.  The students were split into several groups where Greenhill's curator Edie Carpenter and program director Lynn Sanders-Bustle invited them to respond to the work in The Gallery through a variety of means - dance, drama poetry, music, analysis and narrative. They were also able to create mixed media works like Jason Watson (an artist in the exhibition) after learning how to create masking tape photo transfers and paint watercolor washes, led by Art Educator Laura Maruzzella. Click Here for more images from their ...