2017 Winner of the Best Downtown Special Event from the N.C. Chamber of Commerce for the N.C. Mainstreet Program
Coffee in the Coe begins at HMA with a discussion on folk artist, Eddie Mumma at 10:30 AM. Afterwards, we'll travel to the Newton-Conover Auditorium's Lunch n'Learn on “What The Heck Is Folk Art?".
Join us for this members-only “behind the scenes tour” of the installation process for the BlowUP Inflatible Contemporary Art exhibition!
Meet artist Paul Hunter Speagle and view the exhibition that pays homage to the local landscape he loves.
Enjoy an intimate performance from Hickory favorite, pianist John Coffey including a bonus musical performance by WDAV veterans Ted Weiner and Frank Dominguez.
The student exhibition will be on view in the Shuford Gallery from March 17-April 29, 2018.
The Hickory Museum of Art Guild is holding a spring fundraiser to benefit the Hickory Museum of Art and the HMA Guild. The name of the event is 'Tea Around the World'. It will take place on Monday, March 26, 2018 from 3pm to 5pm at the Hickory Museum of Art in the Coe Gallery. It will be an elegant, global, late afternoon tea tasting social, representing 12 countries, and will offer delectable treats, a silent auction, and much more.
This event is in collaboration with Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) Advertising & Graphic Design Students and the Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School (HCAM) for design, photography and culinary needs.
Our event is sponsored in part by The Spice and Tea Exchange of Blowing Rock, and the Charleston Tea Plantation. For more information, please call the Hickory Museum of Art at 828.327.8576.
Make your reservation by March 21.
Cost is $25 per person. *Select which themed table you would like to sit.
Your reservation includes the tea served at your table, delectable tea-time treats and 3 tea tastings.
*Additional tea tasting may be purchased both online or at the event for $1.00 per tasting or $5.00 for all 12 teas. (You will simply receive and present your ticket(s) or arm band at the tea tasting tables.)
The Paul Whitener Elementary Student Art Show will be on view in the Shuford Gallery from March 17-April 29, 2018.
Self-Portait of Go...TEAM...Go! Illustator, Hootie Bowman