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Juneteenth Exhibition

Juneteenth by Lee Hood
New Exhibition by local African American Artists to focus on Freedom Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Juneteenth” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of June. Local African American artists will present their works celebrating the diversity and freedom inherit to the arts, and what Juneteenth […]
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Director’s Gallery: Paint a Mile

Brian Cardoza - Phoenix Dandelion
Director’s Gallery to host exhibition in conjunction with New Bern Walks a Mile May 1st – May 31st, 2019 New Bern, NC – Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to present “Paint a Mile” an exhibition in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the New Bern “Walk A Mile” event in support of […]
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DownEast Home and Garden

Downeast Home and Garden - Steven Z
Exhibition featuring decorative arts for the home in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts March 3 – March 31, 2019 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “DownEast Home & Garden” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of March. This exhibit features local, affordable, decorative […]
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Mum’s the Word Exhibition

Eileen Wroe - Fireworks
Local Artwork centered around the Chrysanthemum on display at multiple locations October 3 – October 23 Craven Arts Council & Gallery in cooperation with Swiss Bear is proud to present the annual “Mum’s the Word” exhibition at various locations in downtown New Bern. This exhibition highlights local artists and the annual Mumfest. Locations displaying work […]
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Community Artists Gallery & Studios presents sun-themed art during August Art Walk

Simone Houle
Celebrate the height of summer with a “Sun-sational Sidewalk Art Show” at Community Artists Gallery & Studios during New Bern’s Art Walk on Friday, August 10. The nonprofit organization’s 33 member-artists have been invited to contribute sun-themed works to display outside their gallery at 504 South Front Street, across from the Farmers Market. Ceramics, oil […]
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Director’s Gallery: Ed Macomber

Race to the Finish by Ed Macomber
Race to the Finish by Ed Macomber Renowned Watercolorist to exhibit at Bank of the Arts August 7 – 30, 2018 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present the work of Ed Macomber in the Director’s Gallery August 7th- August 30th. Known throughout the state and national watercolor scene, Macomber’s work depicts many […]
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Director’s Gallery: Carolyn Curran

Heads by Carolyn Curran
Acclaimed Miniaturist to be featured at Bank of the Arts Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present the work of Carolyn Curran in the Director’s Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of June 2018. An accomplished potter, Curran is known for her work in historical miniatures. Craven Arts Council will […]
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Critters Christmas 2017

Evie Chang Henderson: Hummer & Rose of Sharon
Critters Return to Bank of the Arts this Holiday Season November 3rd – December 30th Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Critters Christmas” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts this holiday season. Centered around animals of all kinds, this exhibition of original artwork by local artists showcases the talents […]
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Mum’s the Word Exhibition

Mum's the Word Exhibition
2nd Annual Exhibition features local artists’ takes on Chrysanthemum October 6 – October 23 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to announce their second annual “Mum’s the Word” exhibition, featuring painting, drawing, photography, and mixed media pieces depicting the chrysanthemum. This year’s exhibit will be shown at seven locations on the downtown New Bern […]
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Action Packed Weekend Filled with Events in and around New Bern

Trent River Railroad Bridge, New Bern, NC
13th – 15th: East Coast Pepsi Connection’s 10th Anniversary Celebration at the Comfort Suites. Call 252-649-1717. 14th: ”Open Box” Exhibit by Artist Gee Vee Meyer during ArtWalk, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at Fine Art at Baxters Gallery. Call 252-634-9002. 14th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. […]
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ArtWalk at the CAW Center for the Arts

CAW Center for the Arts
New Bern residents can win a professional, custom portrait of their pet by entering a raffle sponsored by CAW Center for the Arts. For one lucky winner, artist Amber Williams, well-known regionally for her talent at capturing animal personalities in paint, will render an adorable original portrait from a photograph. Raffle tickets are $5 each, […]
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2nd Annual Potters Throwdown

Potters Throwdown New Bern
Local potters come together to make dishes for Empty Bowls Fundraiser Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to host its 2nd Annual Pottery Throwdown in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts, January 13th during the Downtown New Bern ArtWalk, 5pm-8pm. Last year seven potters created more than 375 bowls in less than […]
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What is Bohemian Night during ArtWalk?

Although I’m not an artist, I’ve become an art enthusiast and supporter. Before I became friends with local artist and graphic designer, Lisa Bisbee, a few years ago, I attended and wrote about many arts related events around town. At that time, I really didn’t understand the impact that arts had on our community. Lisa […]
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Artist Jon Derby’s journey to Artwalk

Laura Jonson interviewed Jon Derby about the upcoming Artwalk on July 12, 2013. Listen to the audio to be aired on Radio Free ENC’s WNOS 105.9FM and 1450AM here: https://www.newbernnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/NBN-art-walk-bohemian-night-071213.mp3 Laura asked Jon how he became an artist and he said, “I retired to New Bern from Hawaii determined to do something other than playing […]
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