A Regional Showcase
The Nature Art Gallery is located on the mezzanine level of the Museum Store and features original nature-themed art. All exhibited art is for sale.
The main gallery showcases regional artists' two and three-dimensional arts and crafts — hand blown glass, NC pottery (including Bulldog Pottery), wildlife photography, lithographs and paintings. The secondary gallery features a single artist each month in a juried exhibition of their most recent work. For more information call 919.707.9854.
Southeast Natives by North Carolina Botanical Artists
May 5 – 28, 2017
A gallery reception for the artist will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2–4pm in the Nature Exploration Center.
North Carolina's Natural Beauty by Linda Jones
June 2 – July 31, 2017
A gallery reception for the artist will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2–4pm in the Nature Exploration Center.
2017 Exhibition Schedule
- January: Robert Thurston
- February: Nathalie Worthington
- March: Richard Mathis
- April: Karen Bell
- May: American Society of Botanical Artists
- June & July: Linda Jones
- August: Matt Zigler
- October: Shannon Bueker
- November: Rita Baldwin
- December 2017–January, 2017: John Elliott
Accessibility Note: The Nature Art Gallery is only accessible by stairs. For each exhibition all art will be photographed. Staff will bring individual pieces to the main floor of the Museum Store as requested.
Prospectus for Artists (Word Document)