Loading Events

← Back to Events

Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA

+ Google Map
101 Tate St United States

September 2019

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Mary Kelly, Falk Visiting Artist

September 28 - December 8

Public talk and reception: TBD

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Interwoven Natural & Illusory Textiles

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens June 22 and continues through September 29, 2019. The textile industry put Greensboro on the map. In fact, one of its most productive mills, Cone Mills, was a world leader in the manufacturing of corduroy, flannel, denim, and other cotton fabrics for most of the 20th century. In homage to this legacy, the museum will showcase works of art by artists who either incorporate fabric as an artmaking tool or suggest its physical characteristics.While fabric has had a long…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

October 2019

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Artful Meditation

October 4 @ 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Sample mindfulness practices like guided meditation, walking meditation, and mindful looking. Programs take place in the museum galleries and include both seated and walking practices. Beginners welcome. 1st Fridays, September 6, October 4, and November 1, 12:30-1:15pm.Free to the publicweatherspoon.uncg.edu336-334-5770

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Mary Kelly | Falk Visiting Artist

October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens September 28 and continues through December 8, 2019Over four decades of her practice, Mary Kelly has addressed issues relating to the body, systems of classification and power, and memory. In the early 1970s, she began to bring art and politics together; her projects reference iconic representations from the historical past and have been informed by World War II in London, the Vietnam War protests, and the Women’s Liberation Movement. MoreFree to the publichttp://weatherspoonart.org

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 12 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »

Exhibition: Here We Are: Painting & Sculpting the Human Form

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibition opens March 2 and continues through October 20, 2019. “We convince,” wrote the poet Walt Whitman, “by our presence.” He argued that the human body is not merely a physical object, but the means to emotional experience and connection. In celebrating its dynamic nature, he famously proclaimed, “I sing the body electric.” Countless visual artists likewise have explored and affirmed the charged power of the human form. With works from the Weatherspoon’s collection of modern and contemporary art, this installation considers…

Find out more »
+ Export Events