Cultural Arts Division

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All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Chapel Hill Public Library is located at 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 and is open  9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Chapel Hill Town Hall is located at 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill, NC 27514 and is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.


Current & Past Exhibitions

September 18- November 29, 2017   Chapel Hill Town Hall
     

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Trey Moore

   
     
September 1- November 29, 2017   Chapel Hill Town Hall
     

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Gabriela Rozenberg

   
     
July 26 - November 15, 2017   Chapel Hill Public Library
 
   
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Ray LaMantia
   
     
July 17 - September 14, 2017   Chapel Hill Town Hall
     
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Kara Bender
   
     
June 1 - August 31, 2017   Chapel Hill Town Hall
     
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Anna Young
   
     
May 15, 2017 - July 14, 2017 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
   
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Vidabeth Bensen
   
     
 April 28, 2017 - July 25, 2017 Chapel Hill Public Library
     

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 JP Trostle    
 
March 13 - May 12, 2017  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
       
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 Torey Wahlstrom  Local Community Clay Studio Artists  
      
March 1 - April 26, 2017  Chapel Hill Public Library
      
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Katie Ree     
      
December 16, 2016 - February 27, 2017  Chapel Hill Public Library 
     
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Abigail Ditesheim
   
 
   
November 14, 2016 - January 30, 2017  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
 
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May Britton
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Frank Myers
 
     
October 1 - December 14, 2016  Chapel Hill Public Library
 
   
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The Image Salon
photo by
Sandra Seagroves

   
     
September 15 - November 11, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
 
   
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Chris Berndt
   
     
September 1 - November 11, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
   

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Helen Seebold

   
 
   
July 1 - September 29, 2016  Chapel Hill Public Library 
  
   
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Liz Bradford
   
     
June 20 - August 30, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
 
   
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Darcy Meeker
   
     
June 1 - September 13, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
 
   
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J.J. Raia
   
     
April 18 - June 16, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
 
   
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Trudy Thomson
   
 
   
April 5 - June 29, 2016  Chapel Hill Public Library 
  
   

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Michelle Davis Petelinz

   
 
   
March 1 - May 30, 2016  Chapel Hill Town Hall 
     
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Joy Meyer
   
     
January 15 - April 3, 2016  Chapel Hill Public Library 
     
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Mary Ann Anderson


   
     
October 29, 2015 - January 13, 2016  Chapel Hill Public Library
  
   
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Tommy McLaurin
   
     
August 31 - November 12, 2015  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
   
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Joyce Blunk
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Teresa Stephens
 
     
July 31 - October 28, 2015  Chapel Hill Public Library
     
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Peter Aitken
   
     
June 1 - August 28, 2015  Chapel Hill Town Hall
     
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Susan Nuttall
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Lillian Trettin
 
     
May 1 - July 31, 2015  Chapel Hill Public Library 
     
Jim Toub

Jim Toub
   
     
March 5 - May 28, 2015  Chapel Hill Town Hall
     

Brad Williams 

Brad Williams

   
     
February 14 - April 30, 2015  Chapel Hill Public Library 
     
Eng Pua 

Eng Pua
   
     
December 1, 2014 - February 14, 2015  Chapel Hill Public Library
 
   

Susan J. Harris 

Susan J. Harris

   
     
November 17, 2014 - January 30, 2015  Chapel Hill Town Hall
     

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Vicki Rees

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Juanita Greenspan

 
     
September 15 - November 28,  2014 Chapel Hill Town Hall
  
   
 Evelyn Wong

Evelyn Wong
   
 
   
September 5 - November 13,  2014 Chapel Hill Town Hall
   
 
 Melinda Fine

Melinda Fine
 Burton Tysinger

Burton Tysinger
 
 
 
 
June 6 - September 18, 2014  Chapel Hill Public Library
 

William Paul Thomas

William Paul Thomas



 

April 2 - June 5, 2014 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Jessica Burke

Jessica Burke

 


 

January 31 - February 28, 2014 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

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The Town Employee Poetry Contest in honor of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
 

 January 6 - March 30, 2014 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Lori White

Lori White



 

November 4, 2013 - January 29, 2014 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

John Connor

Jonathan Connor 

MC Russell

MC Russell

Arron Foster

Arron Foster

 

October 3, 2013 - January 1, 2014 Chapel Public Hill Library
 

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Nora Phillips



 

July 31 - October 29, 2013 Chapel Hill Town Hall



Kathleen Campbell

Kathleen Campbell



 

August 2 - September 30, 2013  Chapel Hill Public Library
 

 Kara Bender

Kara Bender



 

April 10 - July 25, 2013  Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Unexpected Readings

 


Unexpected Readings Group Show

 

May 3 - July 26, 2013  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

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Warren Hicks

Liz Roetzel

Liz Roetzel

Lucartha Kohler

Lucartha Kohler


 

John R. Hunter

John R. Hunter


 

March 4 - April 29, 2013  Chapel Hill Town Hall
  

Scott Partridge

Scott Partridge

Lucartha Kohler

Lucartha Kohler

Nerys Levy

Nerys Levy

 

 November 5, 2012 - January 28, 2013 Chapel Hill Town Hall

 

Brian Joyner

Brian Joyner

Andrew Kosorok

Andrew Kosorok 

Jacqueline Nielsen

Jacqueline Nielsen

 

February 1 -27, 2013 Chapel Hill Town Hall 

 

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The Town Employee Poetry Contest in honor of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
 

September 6 - October 30, 2012 Chapel Hill Town Hall



Shelly Hehenberger

Shelly Hehenberger

Marina Bosetti

Marina Bosetti

Beth Cartland

Beth Cartland

 
July 18 - August 29, 2012  Chapel Hill Town Hall



Scott Simmons

2012 Employee &
Family Art Show



 

May 2 - June 28, 2012  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Jane Levy

Jane Levy

 Gracelee Lawrence

Gracelee Lawrence

Greg Patch

Greg Patch

 

March 2 - April 27, 2012  Chapel Hill Town Hall   
 

Ross Ford

Ross Ford
interview

Emily Lees

Emily Lees
interview

Gina Pruette

Gina Pruette
interview

     

February 1 - 28, 2012  Chapel Hill Town Hall
The Road to the Promised Land: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the
Civil Rights Movement

MLK Jr.



 

November 2, 2011 - January 26, 2012  Chapel Hill Town Hall  

 

Matthew Artz

Matthew Artz

Kristen Van Patten

Kristen Van Patten

Gregg Kemp

Gregg Kemp

 

 

 
 

Sasha Bakaric

Sasha Bakaric


 
September 7 - October 28, 2011  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Linda Brown

Linda Brown

Barry Russell 

Barry Russell

Barbara Nerenz-Kelley

Barbara Nerenz-Kelley 

 

March 1 - September 5, 2011  Chapel Hill Public Library 
 

Timothy Orikri

Timothy Orikri



 

July 7 - August 31, 2011  Chapel Hill Town Hall  
 

M.C. Russell

2011 Employee &
Family Art Show



 

June 10 - July 9, 2011  523 East Franklin Street

 

Dream Acts

Dream Acts
Community Art
Project



 

May 10 - June 30, 2011 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Ron Flory

Ron Flory

Steven Durland

Steven Durland

Joseph Sand

Joseph Sand

 

May 22 - 30, 2011 at 523 East Franklin Street
The Sacred Arts Tour 2011:  The Art of The Tibetan Monks of
The Drepung Gomang Monestary
 

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March 2 - April 29, 2011 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

David Molesky

David Molesky

Kim Marchesseault

Kim Marchesseaut

Murry Handler

Murry Handler

 

January 28 - April 29, 2011 at 523 East Franklin Street
Local Histories:  The Ground We Walk On
A Group Exhibition of 50+ Artists
 

Local Histories

Mainstreets by
Susan Alta Martin



 

February 3 - 28, 2011 Chapel Hill Town Hall

 

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Black History Month:
Facing Our Neighbors
photography by
Hudson Vaughn




 
January 5 - February 2, 2011 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Timothy Orikri

Timothy Orikri

Yoko Sekino-Bove

Yoko Sekino-Bove

Revere La Noue

Revere La Noue

 

November 2 - December 20, 2010 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Elka Brand

Elke Brand

Barbara Tyroler

Barbara Tyroler


 

October 3 - November 29, 2010 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Peter Anderson

Peter Anderson

Peter Filene

Peter Filene


 

October 17 - November 18, 2010 at University Mall:
Scrapel Hill II Group Show
 

Carter Hubbard
 
Carter Hubbard



 

September 2 - October 28, 2010 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Maggie Gourlay

Maggie Gourlay

Elaine Langerman

Elaine Langerman

Jessica van Brakle

Jessica van Brakle

 

July 1 - September 30, 2010 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Amy White

Amy White

John Wendelbo

John Wendelbo


 

July 29 - August 27, 2010 at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro:
Our Stories, In Focus

 

Our Stories, In Focus

Our Stories, In Focus



 

July 12 - August 27, 2010  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

2010 Town Employee Art Exhibit

Town Employee &
Family Art Exhibition



 

July 24 - August 7, 2010:  Presence is Progress Photo Exhibit
at Through This Lens Gallery, Durham
 

Presence is Progress

Presence
is Progress



 

May 4 - July 2, 2010  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

David Mazure

David Mazure

Jean Chevalier

Jean Chevalier

Quentin Warshauer

Quentin Warshauer

 

April 1 - June 29, 2010  The Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Kim Stoddard

Kim Stoddard

Emma Skurnick

Emma Skurnick


 

April 12 - May 31, 2010 at University Mall:
Natural Selections - A Group Exhibition of 42 Photographers
 

Erin Douglas

Erin Douglas 

Robert Vance 

Robert Vance

Geneva Green 

Geneva Green

 

May 14, 2010

  

Home Is... A series of animated films
about homelessness at Peace & Justice Plaza
 

 still from video by Derek MacLellen

still from film by
Derek MacLellan

View films:

Chapter 1 

Chapter 2 

Chapter 3

 

 

May 2, 2010 - Facing Our Neighbors May Day Event
on the grounds of St. Joseph C.M.E. church
 
Facing Our Neighbors
 

March 2 - April 29, 2010  Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Sudie Rakusin

Sudie Rakusin

Leen Elnacaash

Leen Elnaccash

Hampton Olfus, Jr.

Hampton Olfus, Jr.

 

Ann Roth

Anne Roth


 

January 7 - March 29, 2010 The Chapel Hill Public Library
 

William Dooley

William Dooley

Debi Drew

Debi Drew 


 

February 3 - 26, 2010 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Black History Month 2010

Black History Month
2010:
The NC Freedom
Monument



 

November 2, 2009 - January 27, 2010 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Susan Fecho Tumb

Susan Fecho

Mark Gordon Thumb

Mark Gordon

Chrys Riviere-Blalock Thumb

Chrys Riviere-Blalock

 

October 10, 2009 - January 3, 2010 The Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Cindy Waszack Geary

Cindy Waszak Geary

Mesa Somer

Mesa Somer


 

September 3 - October 29, 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Fabrizio Bianchi 

Fabrizio Bianchi

Leigh Anne Bianchi

Leigh Anne Bianchi

Constance Humphries Thumb 

Constance Humphries

 

August 4 - October 7, 2009 The Chapel Hill Public Library 
 

Linda Carmel

Linda Carmel

 

 

 

July 17 - August 31, 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Chris Berndt

Town Employee
Art Exhibition



 

June 2 - July 30, 2009 The Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Jean Oline

Jean Oline

Beth Palmer

Beth Palmer


 

June 1 - July 29, 2009  The Robert and Pearl Seymour Center
 

Barbara Tyroler and Samm Tyroler-Cooper

Barbara Tyroler &
Samm Tyroler-Cooper
 



 

May 6 - July 8, 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Susan Filley

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Aditya Shringarpure

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Erin Tapley

 
March 3 - April 29, 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

David Hevey
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Massimo Righini
 
April 4 - May 27, 2009 Chapel Hill Public Library
     
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Lawrence Early
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jeannette Stargala
 
     
 February 9 - 27, 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
     
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Black History Month
2009
   
 
 January 21 - March 26, 2009 Chapel Hill Public Library
     

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Wendy DesChene

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Doug McAbee


November 7, 2008 - January 2009 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Annemarie
Gugelmann

 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Bennett Strahan


November 6, 2008 - January 14, 2009 Chapel Hill Public Library

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Tova Boehm
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Natasha Johnson
 
 
September 5 - October 31, 2008 Chapel Hill Town Hall

 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Luis Cesar
Frias Leal
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

John Labadie

 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Carol Retsch-
Bogart

September 3 - October 31, 2008 Chapel Hill Public Library

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Mark Crummett

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Tammy Lambert

 

June 13 - August 31, 2008 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Town Employee
Art Exhibition
   

 June 7 - August 31, 2008 Chapel Hill Public Library
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Selections from the
Town Permanent
Collection
   

 April 12 - May 29, 2008 Chapel Hill and Carrboro venues
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

"Elements"
2008's Community
Art Project

   

February 8 - April 2, 2008 Chapel Hill Public Library
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jeff Cohen
 Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Lori Easterlin
 

February 6 - March 31, 2008 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Black History Month
2008
   

November 28, 2007 - January 29, 2008 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Una Pett
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

James Ward
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Troy Wingard

November 13, 2007 - February 6, 2008 Chapel Hill Public Library
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jonathan Andrews
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Gina Gibson
 

 October 10 - November 14, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Haeley Kyong

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Constance
Pappalardo

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Ila Seltzer


August 29 - October 4, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Wan Yu
Wendy Chien

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

April Flanders

 

August 24 - November 8, 2007 Chapel Hill Public Library
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Laura Azar
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Liz Wolf
 

July 13 - August 21, 2007 Chapel Hill Public Library

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Julie Armbruster
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Keith Norval


July 11 - August 23, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Town Employee
Art Exhibition

   

June 8 - July 10, 2007 Chapel Hill Public Library

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Lindesay Harkness
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jean LeCluyse
 

June 6 - July 6, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jessica Burke
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Daniel Ladd
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Trena McNabb

April 1 - May 30, 2007 Chapel Hill and Carrboro venues
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

"Why?"
2007's Community
Art Project
   

February 2 - March 29, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 
Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Black History Month
2007
   

January 31 - March 20, 2007 Chapel Hill Public Library

 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

B. Michele Maynard

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Anna Podris



December 3, 2006 - January 22, 2007 Chapel Hill Public Library

 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Elaine O'Neil

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Renee Seaman
Treml



December 1, 2006 - January 19, 2007 Chapel Hill Town Hall

 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Tama Hochbaum
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Janette Hopper
 

 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Michelle Geiger
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Amanda Small
 



September 22 - November 17, 2006 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jeana Eve Klein

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Sharron Parker

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Emily Mills Reed


September 17 - November 20, 2006 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

 


Group Exhibition, Mixed Media in the Triangle
curated by Luna Lee Ray

Featuring:  Jane Filer (pictured above), Carol Owen,
Linwood Hart, Charron Andrews, Ellen O'Grady, Hunter Levinsohn, 
Joanne Andrews, Katherine Armacost, Kathryn DeMarco,
Madonna Phillips, Nancy Marple, and Rita K. Spina


July 23 - September 11, 2006 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Diane Cable

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Sutapa Das


 

July 21 - September 8, 2006 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Town Employee
Art Exhibition



 

May 21 - July 10, 2006 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Allison Trentelman

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Bob Gilgor



May 19 - July 7, 2006 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jennifer Drinkwater

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Susan Fecho

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jason Mullis


March 23 - May 15, 2006 Chapel Hill and Carrboro Venues 
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

"Lost & Found"
2006's Community
Art Project



 

February 3 - March 17, 2006 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Black History Month
2006



 
November 20, 2005 - January 16, 2006 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Philip Brubaker

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Alexandra
O'Connor


 
November 18, 2005 - January 13, 2006 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Eduardo Lapetina

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Kwang Suk Park


 
September 9 - October 28, 2005 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Andrew Ross

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Rosemarie Hunter

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Nathaniel Quinn

 
September 4 - October 31, 2005 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Carol Nagy

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Alexander Nagy


 
June 19 - August 15, 2005 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Rani Imandi

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Julia Lebetkin


 
June 17 - August 12, 2005 Chapel Hill Town Hall

 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Town Employee
Art Exhibition



 
April 7 - May 27, 2005 Chapel Hill and Carrboro venues
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

"Dream"
2005's Community
Art Project



 
February 6 - March 28, 2005 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Evelyn Morris Hecht

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Gene Scarborough


 
February 4 - March 25, 2005 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Black History Month
2005



 
December 12, 2004 - January 24, 2005 Chapel Hill Public Library
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Elva Bishop



 
December 10, 2004 - January 21, 2005 Chapel Hill Town Hall
 

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Alice Levinson

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Jean Oline

Town Hall and Library Exhibition

Hollie Taylor




 

 

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