Maintaining Your Work Over Winter Break

As the semester comes to an end, a rush of relaxation fills most students’ bodies and minds. It is finally time to be free- from deadlines, meetings, obligations. But what will we do with all this free time? Sure, a month and a half can go by pretty fast. Especially with holidays and vacations and perhaps short-term classes filling that void. However, breaks are no excuse to veg out completely. While it can be easy to succumb to a lifetime ofRead more

New Pop-Up Art Gallery Comes to Greensboro

The thought of what the future holds is daunting for just about any college student. It doesn’t help that adults and peers alike feel it’s appropriate to pepper undergraduates with questions about their studies and how they plan to utilize them. There are a variety of paths that art students can follow post graduation- and perhaps before- but the common goal seems to be sharing one’s work for others to appreciate. This is exactly what Jeff Beck was able to do thisRead more

Made 4 the Holidays Fair this Sunday!

If waiting ’til the last minute isn’t your thing, get your holiday shopping done early this Sunday at the Farmers Curb Market. This special event will feature handmade goods from a variety of local artisans.  You can expect art, jewelry, pottery and more. This is the perfect way to support your fellow artist and maybe even network or exchange ideas while you’re at it.Read more

Art Thesis Studio Open House

Today’s the day… It’s the moment you have all been waiting for… The big reveal is almost here… So head on out to Hildebrandt House at 7:30 for the Art Thesis Studio Open House! It will be featuring the work of these lovely people: Sam Metzner (photography) Subha Semetaite (digital photography) Maggie Flath (ceramics) Isabel Ramirez (mixed media) Samantha Rose Saatzer (painting) Gloria Taylor-Williams (painting) Eleanora Keene (painting) Raina Märtens (sculpture) They are all Senior Thesis students who will beRead more

No Tricks, Just Treats This Halloween at Guilford

October 31 is fast approaching. While you are planning your costume and making social plans for All Hallow’s Eve, be sure to leave some room in your schedule for the 5th Alumni Art Exchange. Don’t worry, the art-related festivities will be over before dark. The impact, however, will be sure to stick with you throughout the weekend and beyond. The exchange will include the appearance of Charlotte Fitz Daniels ’91, Molly Sawyer ’95, Aliene Howell ’04, Matt Shelton ’04, JessicaRead more

Here and There: With Justin Poe (’12)

Guilford alum Justin Poe (’12) is a man of versatility. You can find his work both at Guilford and around Greensboro. His sculpture (left) is currently featured in the Alumni Art Exhibit in Hege Library. While this piece is only on display until December, his vibrant mural (right) can be enjoyed at any time. It is covering the front wall of the Interactive Resource Center in downtown Greensboro. Be sure to check out Justin’s work!Read more

Sell Your Art for Profit at Spartan Trader!

Imagine you walk into a store. Local, handmade goods line the shelves. Intricate woven bracelets alternate with hand-knit scarves. Pottery and sculptures intercept. A rack of screen-printed shirts catch your eye, each with a unique design. Your gaze is drawn upwards to a canvas on the wall. It is one of your favorite pieces in the store. The signature at the bottom is yours. This scenario does not have to be a fantasy thanks to Spartan Trader– a sustainable consignment shopRead more

Drink & Draw at Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema

Are you looking for something to do in the greater Greensboro area? Perhaps an outlet for your pent up creative energy? Then look no further than Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema. Every Wednesday from 7-9pm they offer an event called Drink & Draw- “a chance for graphic artists to meet one another, practice and hone their craft, and draw original artwork which they can share with the community.” As if this venue wasn’t cool enough. Drink & Draw is exactly what itRead more