Winter Show 2017

Exhibition Dates: December 3, 2017 - January 13, 2018

Exhibition Opening: December 3, 2017

Curated by Edie Carpenter, Winter Show brings together over 120 artists each year from across North Carolina and constitutes a comprehensive survey of the finest art and crafts being produced in the state. The artists come from around the state, with a mix of mediums including painting, sculpture, photography, ceramic, jewelry, woodwork, fabric and fiber works, all within a harmonious installation. Artists showing work in the exhibition vary not only by mediums, but also by experience, background and perspective. The public is invited to view a carefully curated selection of works from emerging and returning North Carolina artists in The Gallery at GreenHill. With over 500 works all available for sale, Winter Show is the quintessential showing of art produced by North Carolina artists today. 


WINTER SHOW Public Opening

Sunday, December 3, 2017 | 2:00 – 5:00 PM

Experience art from all corners of the state at Greensboro’s premier holiday exhibition Winter Show.  You are invited to attend the free public opening Sunday, December 3. Sip hot cider and sample homemade cookies while viewing over 500 works by North Carolina artists in glass, wood, ceramics, and fiber as well as painting, drawing and sculpture. Student docents from Weaver Academy will be on hand to introduce you to the work of their favorite artists and you may be able to find the perfect gift for your friends, family or yourself in The Gallery and The Shop. 



Wednesday, November 29, 2017 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM

First Choice is an exclusive art buying opportunity on Wednesday evening, November 29. Patrons buy art credit at $500, $1,000 or $2,500 increments where they get a first look at the exhibition. Credits are applied toward the purchase of artwork. To purchase First Choice credits online CLICK HEREHonorary Chairs Lisa Johnson and Dabney Sanders.



Friday December 1, 2017 | 6:00-9:00 PM

Join us for First Friday in the ArtQuest Studios for a hands-on art activity and Live Music by Bloom from 6:30 – 7:30 PM. Bloom is Greensboro, NC band consisting of lead singer, guitarist, and flutist Julia Houghton, and lead guitarist, harmonica player, and back up vocalist Olivia Moore. They write original folk music, with interesting harmonies and melodies that give it a unique sound. Free and open to the public. Cash bar. Donations appreciated.



Saturday, December 2, 2017 | 7:00 – 11:00 PM

Winter Show opens with one of Greensboro’s most popular holiday season events: the Collector’s Choice Fundraiser. The Fundraiser provides a rare opportunity to truly become engaged with the very best art North Carolina has to offer. Participants have an advance opportunity to purchase pieces in Winter Show before they are available to the public and to meet and mix with exhibiting artists over food and cocktails. Tickets after 12/1/17 are available at the door for $90 (plus tax). All members of GreenHill are eligible for a special discounted ticket price of $70 (plus tax) per person. Admission is by list at the door. Tickets can be purchased online CLICK HERE.

  • Members at the $125 Contributor level get 10% off art purchases.
  • Members at the $500 Donor level get two free tickets to Collector’s Choice.

Click Here to view these membership options and the full listing of benefits.



Friday, January 5, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Join us for First Friday with Live Music by Carrie Paz from 6:30 – 7: 30 PM. Carrie Paz's Carolina roots show up in her music--her clear alto is captivating, her picking weaves images of cypress trees and beach skies, and a touch of the blues gives her music a sly edge. Carrie lives in Greensboro, where she writes and performs her Americana tunes as often as she's able.  Free and open to the public. Cash bar. Donations appreciated.


 In the News

N.C. artists display work at GreenHill's annual Winter Show, Go Triad (November 30, 2017)


Additional Resources

Press Release - Click Here

FlickR Image Set - Click Here


Artwork featured above by Barbara Campbell Thomas