United Arts—together with the City of Raleigh Arts Commission, Durham Arts Council and the Orange County Arts Commission—have sponsored the Piedmont Laureate in 150 appearances over the last seven years. Piedmont Laureate James Maxey (science fiction/fantasy) will be wrapping up his 2015 appointment at an event in Durham on Dec. 2.
This BIG PICTURE workshop, held at the North Carolina Museum of Art, will provide strategies to help educators make connections between art and classroom concepts. This workshop will include a guided gallery experience and hands-on creative opportunities that can be adapted for the classroom.More »
Tenor Jason Karn had an opening message for the men’s ensemble at Athens Drive High School as he led the first high school Master Class sponsored by the United Arts Council. He told them, “Art teaches us to look at the world differently.”