Tag: Art

An Evening of Celebration: Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through Art, Song, and Poetry

Join us Tuesday, January 22 at 5:30pm for an evening of celebration through art, poetry, and song. View our spring exhibition, Black River, featuring Greensboro-based artist Charles E. Williams. Works in the show bear witness to moments that chronicle his father’s personal struggles that challenged him as a son and tested his own spiritual beliefs. The […]

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Art Exhibition Opening Reception and Artist Talk with artist Mequitta Ahuja

Figurative Painter Mequitta Ahuja opens Stone Center Fall 2017 Gallery Season “My work is a form of tribute, analysis and intervention: tribute, out of sincere admiration for the figurative tradition; analysis, by making something vast comprehensible to both myself and to my viewers and intervention, by positioning a woman-of-color as primary picture-maker, in whose hands […]

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Senegalese artist Bouna Ndiaye presents film and discussion on historic anniversary of the first “World Festival of Negro Arts”

In 1966, musicians, writers, sculptors, painters, performers, poets and other Art enthusiasts gathered in Dakar, Senegal for the first World Festival of Negro Arts (Premier Festival Mondial des arts nègres) . The festival drew attendees from the African diaspora around the world. They came from nearly 45 countries, including several Heads of State from newly-independent African countries. Artists from the […]

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Exhibition Opening Reception, featuring an artist talk by Philemona Williamson, La Sombra y el Espiritu V: The Beautiful Somewhere: The Art of Philemona Williamson

Exhibition Opening Reception, featuring an artist talk by Philemona Williamson La Sombra y el Espiritu V: The Beautiful Somewhere: The Art of Philemona Williamson Williamson, a native New Yorker, currently resides and works in Upper Montclair, New Jersey and has a studio in Bloomfield. Her paintings depict children and adolescents, which come from her imagination […]

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Impossible Architectures: The Work of Eric Mack. Exhibition Opening and Artist Talk

Exhibition Opening Reception, featuring artist talk by Eric Mack Impossible Architectures: The Work of Eric Mack features the work of Atlanta based artist Eric Mack. While Mack explores and exposes various subject matters, his goal is to recognize how shape, form, and pattern are primary in our daily outlook. Mack describes his works as visual […]

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James Barnor: Ever Young, Exhibition Opening Reception

Exhibition Opening and Reception James Barnor: Ever Young The Sonja Haynes Stone Center in partnership with Autograph ABP presents a retrospective of James Barnor’s street and studio photographs, spanning Ghana and London from the late 1940s to early 1970s. James Barnor’s career covers a remarkable period in history, bridging continents and photographic genres to create […]

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