Links to art museums, non-profit art organizations and art centers in North Carolina. Art museums and non-profit art centers are valuable community assets. They rely heavily on memberships and on your support, so please consider joining and supporting them. The membership benefits are worth it plus you will be contributing to important local and regional art resources.

Non-profit art centers frequently provide exhibition space for new and cutting edge contemporary art as well as traditional fine art. Besides visual arts, many art centers also provide facilities for music, performance art and other arts, as well as art education.

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North Carolina Art Museums
Asheville Art Museum
Cameron Art Museum (Wilmington)
Charlotte Museum of History
Fayetteville Museum of Art
Hickory Museum of Art
Mint Museum (Charlotte)
North Carolina Museum of Art (Raleigh)
North Carolina Museum of History (Raleigh)
Racine Art Museum
Reynolda House Museum of American Art (Winston-Salem)

University Art Museums and Art Galleries in North Carolina
Ackland Art Museum (UNC, Chapel Hill)
Center for Documentary Studies (Duke University)
Contemporary Art Museum (NC State College of Design, Raleigh)
Gregg Museum of Art & Design (North Carolina State University)
Guilford College Art Gallery (Greensboro)
Museum of the Native American Resource Center (UNC, Pembroke)
Nasher Museum of Art (Duke University)
NCCU Art Museum (North Carolina Central University, Durham)
Penland Gallery (Penland School of Crafts, Penland)
Van Every/Smith Galleries (Davidson College)
Weatherspoon Art Gallery (UNC, Greensboro)

North Carolina Art Centers
African American Cultural Center (NC State University)
Afro Amercian Cultural Center (Charlotte)
Appalachian Craft Center (Asheville)
The Arts Center (Carrboro)
The Arts Center (Fayetteville)
Arts of the Albemarle (Elizabeth City)
The Bascom Art Center (Highlands)
Black Mountain College Museum & Art Center (Ashville)
Claymakers Durham)
Creative Art Exchange (Cornelius)
The Creativity Center, Inc. (Clayton)
Center for Documentary Studies (Duke University)
Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art (Greensboro)
John C. Cambell Folk School (Brasstown)
The Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences (Rocky Mount)
The Light Factory (Charlotte)
McColl Center for Visual Art (Charlotte)
Mattye Reed African American Heritage Center (Greensboro)
North Carolina Artists (Wilmington)
North Carolina Pottery Center (Seagrove)
Odyssey Center for the Ceramic Arts (Asheville)
Sawtooth Center fro Visual Art (Winton-Salem)
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (Winston-Salem)
Southern Highland Craft Guild - Folk Art Center (Asheville)
Waterworks Visual Arts Center (Salisbury)
YMI Cultural Center (Asheville)

North Carolina Non-Profit Art Organizations
African American Atelier
Arts Council of Fayetteville / Cumberland County
Ashe County Arts Council (Jefferson)
Asheville Area Arts Council
Associated Artists of Winston-Salem
Chapel Hill Public Arts Commission
Chatham County Arts Council
Durham Arts Council
Fine Arts League of Asheville
Guilford Native American Association (Greensboro)
North Carolina Arts Council
Orange County Art Commission
Orange County Artists Guild (Carrboro)
Southern Highland Craft Guild (Asheville)
The Upstairs Gallery (Tryon)
Wilmington Art Association (Wilmington)
Wilson Arts - Arts Council of Wilson

North Carolina Art Galleries

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Photographs by Arbus, Avedon, and Winogrand on exhibition High Museum of Art in Atlanta, September 24 - February 19, 2017

Diane Arbus
Arbus, Avedon, and Winogrand:
Photographs from the Collection
September 24 - Feb 19, 2017
High Museum of Art
Atlanta, GA


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Artwork by Laszlo Moholy-Nagy on exhibition at Art Institute of Chicago, October 2 - Jan 3, 2017

László Moholy-Nagy
Future Present
October 2 - Jan 3, 2017
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL


Artwork by Hank Willis Thomas in 30 Americans on exhibition at Tacoma Art Museum, September 24 - Jan 15, 2017

Hank Willis Thomas
30 Americans
September 24 - Jan 15, 2017
Photo courtesy of the Rubell Family Collection
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma, WA


Paintings by Donald Sultan on exhibition at Lowe Art Museum in Coral Gables, FL, September 29 - Dec 23, 2016

Donald Sultan
The Disaster Paintings
September 29 - Dec 23, 2016
Lowe Art Museum
Coral Gables, FL


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