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Influence: Art Alliance Instructors June 2019
05/09/2019
GreenHill Celebrates 40 Years of Winter Show

INFLUENCE | ART ALLIANCE INSTRUCTORS JUNE 2019June 7 – July 5, 2019 Influence is an annual collaborative exhibition between GreenHill and Art Alliance Greensboro presenting recent work of influential art instructors. This show highlights the wide variety of style and expertise Art Alliance instructors command across multiple media. Open to the public, donations appreciated.Participating Artists:Lynne FennerKathryn GauldinLowell HoisingtonAnnMarie KlickMavis LiggettSusan O'LearyJennifer PfeifferJack StrattonCurry Wilkinson Opening Reception + Pottery Wheel Demonstration with Patrick RoweFriday, June 7 | 6-8 PMPottery demonstration at 7:30pm!Join us on First Friday at ...

Members Make the Difference
04/16/2019
GreenHill Celebrates 40 Years of Winter Show

Did you know almost 24% of GreenHill’s contributed income comes from the support of our members? Folks all around the state commit to $35, $65, $125, $250, $500, or $1,000 a year. Our members make it possible for GreenHill to offer a year-round schedule of acclaimed exhibitions that entertain, educate, and engage, as well as a broad scope of public outreach programs.Why become a member? We’ve found that our members join for a variety of reasons, but many families like having access to GreenHill’s studios, summer camps, and workshops—not to mention countless fun events. “Our members love that their family members of all ages can participate ...

Constant/Change Highlight: Michael Clapp
04/11/2019
GreenHill Celebrates 40 Years of Winter Show

"Michael Clapp’s research explores myriad modes of representation to speculate on ‘scales of consciousness.’ His work co-opts the idea of scale and translates it across a range of dynamics and across matters of degree. There is a keen interest in how a traditional literacy of design is affected by more technical modes of communication and production. Investigations span a range of two-dimensional imagery to time-based projective overlays in order to interrogate topics beyond dimension. Through the work of SCHEMATA|studio, he seeks to challenge the traditional relationship between metric analysis and ephemeral understanding. He contends that this ever fragile dichotomy has ...

Shop Pick - John D. Richards
04/01/2019
GreenHill Celebrates 40 Years of Winter Show

SHOP PICK | JOHN D. RICHARDSThis spring we are carrying John D. Richard's whimsical assemblage sculptures in our shop. John has a fantastic sense of humor, and you'll find jokes hidden in some of his artworks. Just a few of our favorites:Cesar said "vini, vidi, velcro" - I came, I saw, I stuck around.My father was a baker, so naturally I'm very well bred.Take the bull by the tail, not by the horns. Then you can let go when you want to. Read about John, in his own words: "I live in America where we throw out more stuff than many countries produce. I use trash because it's available, plentiful, inexpensive and symbolic of our rather wasteful society. I am easily inspired by spark plugs, ...

Constant/Change Artist Highlight: Megan Bostic
03/27/2019
GreenHill Celebrates 40 Years of Winter Show

“I put my work into the community with the intention of increasing the conversation that surrounds death, grief, and loss.”  Grief and loss are a central theme of the work of Megan Bostic. Her work serves as a visual representation of inner emotional turmoil stemming from feelings of loss. As these topics are often difficult for one to speak clearly about, the work becomes an articulation of these feelings. Through her sculptures and installation pieces, Bostic weaves together many different ideas of loss; loss of a loved one, loss of autonomy, memory, and identity. Experimentation and material exploration are as equally important and intertwined with concept as she is ...