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Grounded: A Journey With Color and Texture

Friday, 3/6/2020
10:00AM-4:00PM  
Immerse yourself in the studio with visiting artist Catherine Cross Tsintzos. Build an original personal collection of go-to supplies for bookmaking, assemblage work, and more while developing a sample journal of color and texture for reference. Move into learning about folded and sewn book structures, then to combining structures to create another book/story/object/sculpture. Experiment with multiple original examples of junk journals, binding applications, lots of color and texture!

Scroll workshops to Mixed Media at cameronartmuseum.org/museumschool.

'Resilience' Screening

Friday, 3/6/2020
12:00PM-2:00PM  
View the award winning documentary 'Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope'. Learn about the the New Hanover County Resiliency Task Force. Film at 12pm followed by an optional brief discussion with other community members.

Grounded: A Journey With Color and Texture

Saturday, 3/7/2020
10:00AM-4:00PM  
Immerse yourself in the studio with visiting artist Catherine Cross Tsintzos. Build an original personal collection of go-to supplies for bookmaking, assemblage work, and more while developing a sample journal of color and texture for reference. Move into learning about folded and sewn book structures, then to combining structures to create another book/story/object/sculpture. Experiment with multiple original examples of junk journals, binding applications, lots of color and texture!

Scroll workshops to Mixed Media at cameronartmuseum.org/museumschool.

Wilmington USCT Public Sculpture Fundraiser

Saturday, 3/14/2020
4:00PM-6:00PM  
With your help, CAM will illuminate the story of the United States Colored Troops (USCT) and their contribution to the history of North Carolina through a dynamic figurative work of public art by artist Stephen Hayes.

Cameron Art Museum was the site of the Battle of Forks Road, a Civil War skirmish whose victory was won by the United States Colored Troops (USCT) and led to the fall of Wilmington. Many of the 1600 African-American soldiers who fought here were native to this area, and after the war, many of them stayed to settle, raise their families, and build community. Their impact is significant, yet their story is virtually unknown.

Enjoy refreshments and cash bar, listen to the sounds of Mangroove, and raise funds for the USCT Public Sculpture Project. This will also be a chance to meet Project sculptor Stephen Hayes, Brock Family visiting instructor in Studio Arts in the Department of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies at Duke University.

For more information, please contact hwilson@cameronartmuseum.org or john@cameronartmuseum.com or call (910) 395-5999 ext. 1003.

To purchase a paver or fundraiser ticket, visit CameronArtMuseum.org/usctpublicsculpture



New Members Coffee Meet & Greet

Tuesday, 3/17/2020
10:00AM-11:00AM  
New CAM members are invited to come to a tour led by Executive Director Anne Brennan. Starting with coffee and pastries at 10:00 AM, Anne will then lead a tour of the "Unfolding Noguchi" exhibit.

CAM Member Book Club

Tuesday, 3/17/2020
10:00AM-11:00AM  
CAM Members: come to the inaugural morning meeting of CAM's new book club! Membership Director Peggy Higgins invites all members to join in discussion of Listening to Stone by Hayden Herrera about the life and art of Isamu Noguchi.

New Members Coffee Meet & Greet

Wednesday, 3/18/2020
10:00AM-11:00AM  
New CAM members are invited to come to a tour led by Executive Director Anne Brennan. Starting with coffee and pastries at 10:00 AM, Anne will then lead a tour of Phil Freelon's photography in "Structure in Space and Time" exhibit.