In the 28 days that former UNC student Lillian Chason spent in the hospital battling the H1N1 flu, her father kept a journal. He planned to tell her all about it once she got better. Now, 10 years after Chason's death, her father has adapted that journal into a memoir with stories of her childhood, which he will read at Flyleaf Books on Jan. 29.
Durham Parks and Recreation’s upcoming event "MLK: Remembering the Legacy through the Arts" will celebrate his life on Saturday, Jan. 11, from 2-5 p.m. at the W.D. Hill Recreation Center, and is free and open to the community.
As new technological services become more and more prominent, the Ackland Art Museum looks for new ways to encourage consumption of art.
FRANK Gallery is hosting a holiday exhibit from Nov. 12 to Jan. 4, where local art will be on sale, with the hope of the pieces being gifted during the holiday season.
“We’re doing our own, very special, what everyone is calling an ‘immersive experience.’”
“I think that a lot of times as artists we think that we should be working individually, and I believe that we only get things done when we work together,” Mattingly said. "I think art can do big things and can also be very poetic and personal, but I think there’s a lot of space for doing things together and doing things in a different way.”
The BeAM makerspaces may seem intimidating at first, but students have used their resources for a variety of impressive projects, and even for class projects.
Want an alternative to trick-or-treating, or looking to change up your Halloween tradition? Durham Parks and Recreation has a fun event for friends and family.
More than 50 artists of various different mediums will be showcased in the Hillsborough Farmers Market's celebration of local artistic talent.
Through "By the Way, Meet Vera Stark," the Kenan Theatre Company put on their annual production in the spirit of Lillian Chason last week.