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Author archive: Gallery

Robert Barnard Reception

Robert Barnard Reception

The reception held to celebrate the work of the late Robert Barnard (1922-2010),  a former professor of art at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, took place Thursday, February 4 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Betty Ray McCain gallery at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.  Despite the rain,…

Robert Barnard at Betty Ray McCain Gallery

Robert Barnard at Betty Ray McCain Gallery

Robert Barnard Paintings Showcased at McCain Gallery An exhibition of paintings by the late Chapel Hill artist Robert Barnard is now at the Betty Ray McCain Gallery at the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. A reception for the show, organized by Lee Hansley Gallery, is planned for Feb. 4 from…

George Bireline Revisited

George Bireline Revisited

This exhibition of 31 paintings by Raleigh’s most celebrated artist consists of works from the various stages of the artist’s oeuvre.  There are prime examples of Bireline’s color field, narrative, trompe l’oeil, abstract expressionist,  and purely abstract paintings.  Works by George Bireline are in the collections of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the…

Ben Berns: Landscapes Opens at Performing Arts Center

Ben Berns:  Landscapes Opens at Performing Arts Center

Ben Berns:  Landscapes exhibition opened at the Betty Ray McCain Gallery at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Exhibition runs through January 3, 2016. Precision drawings and paintings of rural landscapes in North Carolina, Montana and Wyoming comprise this exhibition.  The drawings and paintings are by Ben Berns (1936-2007), the Dutch born artist…

EC Langford (1916-2000): Modernist Painter and Sculptor

EC Langford (1916-2000):  Modernist Painter and Sculptor

EC Langford, a native of Pleasant Hill, Va., was a lifelong resident of Roanoke Rapids.  He studied art at the Ringling School of Art in Florida and at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He was greatly influenced by sculptor, Robert Howard, and painter, Kenneth Ness, founder of the UNC Department of Art. …

Luke Buchanan: Paintings

Luke Buchanan: Paintings

Luke Buchanan: Paintings is an exhibition of the Raleigh artist’s latest work which includes a new series of paintings based on urban intersections from an aerial perspective.  The show of twenty paintings also includes works in his signature mixed media collage style employing imagery from neglected cityscapes.        

McDonald Bane: 2 Parts Art, 1 Part Science

McDonald Bane: 2 Parts Art, 1 Part Science

McDonald Bane, ETA 60-91, oil on canvas, 60 x 60 inCourtesy of Lee Hansley Gallery The art of Lee Hansley Gallery artist McDonald Bane is now on exhibit in a solo exhibition at the Weatherspoon Art Museum at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. The show is entitled “Two Parts Art, One Part Science,” which…

Ann Harwell: Looking Skyward

Ann Harwell: Looking Skyward

This exhibition showcases Ann Harwell’s new works over the past two years in addition to some tapestries that have never been shown here in the past.  Most of the works deal with observations of the heavens, hence the show’s title.  Showing along with Harwell are the ceramic works of internationally acclaimed Korean ceramist In-Chin Lee. …

Gerry Lynch, Pat Scull: New Work

Gerry Lynch, Pat Scull: New Work

Two-Person Show Features Two Friends Pat Scull of Chapel Hill and Gerry Lynch of Apex have known one another for 22 years.  They share an aesthetic for abstraction; however, their works take diverse tracks.  Lynch’s work is more gestural while Scull’s abstractions rely on shape and form  

Celebrated North Carolina Fiber Artist Dies

Celebrated North Carolina Fiber Artist Dies

Silvia Heyden   DURHAM – Fiber artist Silvia Heyden, a native of Switzerland who spent most of her life in Durham, died here Monday afternoon.  She was 88 and died from complications resulting from a recent heart surgery. “Silvia Heyden was the leading fiber artist in North Carolina and one of the most important tapestry…

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