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North Carolina
Asheville
Asheville Art Museum
2 South Pack Square
Asheville NC 28801
Phone
828-253-3227
Web Site http://ashevilleart.org
Description general art museum, with American, regional, and craft collections
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

North Carolina
Beaufort
North Carolina Museum of Art
Address
Beaufort NC
Phone
Web Site
http://www2.ncsu.edu/ncma/
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

North Carolina
Brevard
Spiers Gallery
Sims Art Building
Brevard College
Brevard NC
Phone
883-8292
Web Site http://tornado.brevard.edu/art/
E-mail dornercm@brevard.edu
Description  primarily exhibits student, faculty, local & visiting artists visual arts
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

North Carolina
Chapel Hill
Ackland Art Museum
Columbia & Franklin
U NC
Chapel Hill NC 27514
Phone 
919 966-5736
Web Site www.ackland.org
Alt Web www.unc.edu/depts/ackland/
Description general art museum with ancient to modern collections, international with large Asian section
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus:   Arts

 

 

    NC
 
Charlotte
 
Afro-American Cultural Center
 
401 N Myers St
 
Charlotte  NC  28202    
 
Phone  704 374-1565
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  2 galleries, one permanent, second rotating painting, sculpture, photography,                         more - film, theater & other events
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type  Church
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003
 

  NC

  Charlotte

  Lightfactory

  Spirit Square, Suite 211

  345 North College St

  Charlotte NC   28202    

  Phone 704 333-9755

  Web Site www.lightfactory.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@lightfactory.org

  Description  museum and gallery for photographic arts

  Type of Resource Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:  10/14/2006
 

  NC

  Charlotte

  Mint Museum of Art

  2730 Randolph Road

  Charlotte  NC  28207    

  Phone 704 337-2000

  Web Site www.mintmuseum.org/

  Description museum with façade of 1836 US Mint, general collection

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Money

  Collection N-Z   Pottery

  New or Updated:  10/17/2006

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    NC
 
Davidson
 
Van Every/Smithe Galleries
 
Davidson College, PO Box 7116
 
315 N Main Street
 
Davidson  NC  28035    
 
Phone   704 894-2519
 
Web Site  http://www2.davidson.edu/academics/acad_depts/art/galleries.html
 
E-mail  mailto:brthomas@davidson.edu
 
Description  shows rotate approx. every six weeks.  2700 permanent items, student,                     faculty, regional, national & international artists
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:   12/9/2003
 

  NC

  Durham

  Duke University Museum of Art

  2001 Campus Drive

  MAIL Box 90732 Durham 27708

  Durham  NC   27705    

  Phone 919 684-5135

  Web Site http://www.nasher.duke.edu/

  Description  ancient to modern art, large medieval and pre-Columbian collections,

                    new building OCT '05

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  New or Updated:    11/14/2006
 

North Carolina
Fayetteville
Fayetteville Museum of Art
Address
Fayetteville NC 28303
Phone 910 485-5121
Web Site www.fmoa.org
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Collection N-Z Sculpture
 
  North Carolina
Greensboro
ArtQuest
200 North Davie Street
Greensboro NC 27401
Phone 336 333-2610
Web Site www.artquest.org
Description kids' interactive art experience in Greensboro Cultural Center
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus: Arts
 

  NC

  Greensboro

  Weatherspoon Art Gallery

  Spring Green & Tate Streets

  UNC Greensboro PO Box 26170

  Greensboro   NC    26170    

  Phone   336-334-5770

  Web Site  http://weatherspoon.uncg.edu/

  E-mail  mailto:weatherspoon@uncg.edu?subject=inquiry from website?

  Description  contemporary  art with focus on American; de Kooning, Rauschenberg, others; also  Matisse collection with prints and bronzes

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Owner/Operator:  U of North Carolina at Greensboro

  New or Updated:        3/15/2005

 
 

  NC

  Greenville

  Greenville  Museum of Art

  802 South Evans Street

  Greenville         NC           27834    

  Phone   252 758-1946

  Web Site  http://www.gmoa.org/

  Description  focus is North Carolina artists

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:             3/18/2005

Wellington B Gray Gallery
Jenkins Fine Arts Center
East Carolina U
Greenville NC 27858
Phone 919 757-6336
Web Site www.ecu.edu/art/home.html
Description university gallery features contemporary works
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

 
    NC
 
Hickory
 
Hickory Museum of Art
 
243 3rd Avenue NE
 
Hickory  NC  28601    
 
Phone  828 327-8576
 
Web Site  http://www.hickorymuseumofart.org/home.html
 
Description  collection of American art & artists, contemporary folk & outsider art, studio                         glass, pottery
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection G-M  Glass
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

  NC
 
North Wilkesboro
 
Wilkes Art Gallery
 
800 Elizabeth Street
 
North Wilkesboro     NC   28659    
 
Phone   910 667-2841
 
Web Site  http://www.wilkesartgallery.org
 
E-mail  mailto:Info@WilkesArtGallery.org
 
Description  monthly exhibits, classes, 3 annual juried competitions
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:   12/16/2003

 
  North Carolina
Raleigh
Contemporary Art Museum
409 West Martin Street
Raleigh NC
Phone 919 836-0088
Web Site http://www.camnc.org%20/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

NC State U Gallery of Art & Design
University Student Center
Raleigh NC 27695
Phone 919 515-3503
Web Site www.fis.ncsu.edu/visualarts
Description rotating contemporary shows, research collections
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

  NC

  Raleigh

  North Carolina Museum of Art

  2110 Blue Ridge Road

  Raleigh      NC           27607    

  Phone   919 839-6262  Web Site  http://www.ncartmuseum.org/

  Description  5000 years of art  - African, Ancient, American, Ancient Americas, European, Jeiwsh  ceremonial art, Oceanic

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:              5/1/2005

 
 

  NC

  Shelby

  Cleveland County Arts Center

  111 South Washington Street

  Old Post Office

  Shelby NC   28150    

  Phone   704 484-2787

  Web Site  http://www.clevelandcounty.com/tourism/attractions.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.co.cleveland.nc.us/public/economic/vguide97.htm

  Description  community arts center with exhibits, classes, performances in 1916 Post

  Type of Resource   Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Building Type   Post Office

  Era  1916

  New or Updated:   8/24/2004

 

North Carolina
Tarboro
Blount-Bridgers House
130 Bridgers Street
Tarboro NC 27886
Phone 252 823-4159
Web Site http://www2.coastalnet.com/ng3f3w5rm
Description former home to Thomas Blount offer Hobson Pittman collection
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era 1808

North Carolina
Wilmington
St John's Museum of Art
114 Orange Street
Wilmington NC 28401
Phone 910 763-0281
Web Site www.stjohnsmuseum.com
Description American and North Carolina focus, Mary Cassatt
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
 

  NC

  Wilson

  Imagination Station Science Museum

  224 East Nash St

  Wilson  NC   27894    

  Phone  252 291-5113

  Web Site www.imaginescience.org

  Description  hands on science

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:   1/27/2007

 
  North Carolina
Winston-Salem
Reynolda House, Museum of American Art
2250 Reynolda Road
Winston-Salem NC 27106
Phone 336 725-5325
Toll Free 888 663-1149
Web Site www.reynoldahouse.org/
Description tobacco baron's house holds American art collection
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Collection A-F Costumes
Era 1912
 

  NC

  Winston-Salem

  Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

  750 Marguerite Drive

  Winston-Salem  NC  27106    

  Phone  336 725-1904

  Web Site www.secca.org

  Description  contemporary art

  Type of Resource  Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:   2/1/2007

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