Kim Mozingo was born and raised in High Point. She had always wondered about a particular group of buildings in what was called the West End. And the process of satisfying her curiosity turned into her Masters Degree project.
This weekend in High Point will be the first time a USA Cycling National Championship has ever come to North Carolina. That’s great news for cycling fans and art enthusiasts. In addition to hosting both the Women’s and Men’s Pro National Criterium Championships, the area surrounding the downtown transportation terminal will come alive with bicycling-inspired art. Theatre Arts Galleries in the High Point Theatre presents "The Bicycle: Art Meets Form", an Invitational Exhibition juried by Green Hill Center’s Edie Carpenter.
Many business sectors are beginning to bounce back after the recession, including one of the Triad's core industries: furniture. In this week's Business Report, Katie Arcieri, a reporter with The Business Journal, discussed the expansion of Stanley Furniture in High Point with WFDD's Audrey Fannin.
Residents of High Point are being asked to dream big for the future, starting with a series of discussions this week.
The Miami-based architectural and city planning firm Duany Plater-Zyberk will lead the charrettes that begin Wednesday and run through May 15th. Wendy Fuscoe, Executive Director of The City Project, says the end result will be a master plan that weaves together the downtown showroom district, Uptowne and High Point University.