Animated! curated by Greenhill Center for NC Art’s Edie Carpenter presents 24 artists who investigate animation from comic book heroes to digital environments, Animated! gives Greenhill visitors a chance to explore sequential art from flip books to stop-motion claymation. Hand-drawn character studies, animé, animation set design and much more will also be on display. Animated’s public opening is First Friday, September 6th from 6-9pm. Green Hill curator Edie Carpenter spoke with David Ford by phone from her studio in Greensboro.
The Sawtooth School for Visual Art has been leading the way in the Piedmont Triad for nearly 70 years, providing art classes for all ages taught by award-winning teachers and participating artists in ceramics, drawing and painting, glass, metals and much more. Registration for Sawtooth’s Fall semester is well underway. Classes begin September 16th.
David Ford chats with singer/songwriter Laurelyn Dossett about the Carolina Chocolate Drops. The band has collaborated with Dossett previously, and will be performing at the Wake Forest University Secrest Series, Thursday, September, 12th at 7:30pm in Wait Chapel. Laurelyn Dossett will be giving a pre-performance lecture at 6:40 in the Balcony Room of Wait Chapel.