Celebrate the end of summer and the start to a new school year by spending a Saturday on the SALT Block.
Meet Penland, NC wood sculptor Tom Shields and Hickory photographers Sally Fanjoy and James Labrenz.
The 4th Annual Autolawn Party is a celebration of the road’s number one traveler - the automobile. This year’s event highlights all the wonderfully beautiful British classics.
Meet Newton, NC artist Pat Viles as she shares watercolors, collages, mixed media works, and paintings on silk from her extensive career.
Poetry and art combine during this ekphrastic walking tour through exhibits.
Join us for an English style tea in the Museum's Coe Gallery. Program includes artist speaker and a brief history of tea.
Hickory’s own film festival brings unique, challenging and entertaining films to Western NC each September in Drendel Auditorium on the SALT Block.
Make plans now to attend the inaugural Foothills Folk Art Festival (formerly known as Lake Norman Folk Art Festival) 10 AM-4PM in Downtown Newton.
Sample a selection of international wines curated especially for HMA members during this fun and educational wine tasting event.
Meet Lenoir, NC artist Norma Suddreth and sample Middle Eastern food while viewing the exhibition - HOLY LAND REVISITED: Works by Norma Suddreth - inspired by the artist's travels and her faith.
Hickory Ballet Academy, Fanjoy Labrenz Photography and HMA collaborate in an innovative, live performance of ballet and visual art in the Museum's Coe Gallery.
Ekphrastic (poetry about art) walking tour through the exhibits.
Public demonstration invites participants to share in worldwide recognition of Knit in Public Day and fiber arts traditions.
Hickory Museum of Art will partner with Catawba Science Center for a day of butterflies and bug building.
Join us for the Museum's new series of Afternoon Art Teas in the Coe Gallery. See exhibition ON COMMON GROUND: Pastel Paintings from the Mountains to the Sea, May 21 - August 21.
2016 North Carolina Statewide Juried Pastel Exhibition features works from the Appalachian Pastel Society, Piedmont Pastel Society and Pastel Society of NC.
Join us for an evening of blues + barbecue ... Lineup includes Cool John Ferguson, Wilbur Tharpe, The Branchettes, Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen, Harvey Dalton Arnold and Bubba Norwood.
See student work from Catawba Valley Community College Advertising & Graphic Design & Photographic Technology programs.
Hosted by North Carolina Museum of Art, this free event for K-12 educators of all subject areas will have food, adult beverages, engaging speakers, drop-in activities, prizes and a resource fair. Don’t miss this one-time only event. Homeschool parents are also welcome.
Opening reception for IMAGE*INATION: Catawba Valley Camera Club’s 9th Annual Photo Competition, which will be on exhibit in the Museum's Entrance Gallery, April 16 - July 17.
Stacy Pearsall, founder of the Veteran's Portrait Project, will present her talk - Combat from Behind the Camera - in the SALT Block Auditorium.
Join us for an awards reception honoring participants in the 69th Annual Paul Whitener Student Art Show: Middle & High School Division.
Join the Guild for its monthly meeting. Bring a friend and enjoy refreshments.
Join us for an awards reception honoring participants in the 69th Annual Paul Whitener Student Art Show: Elementary Division.
St. Patrick’s Day themed concert with Celtic music by Puddingstone and dancing from St. Joseph's Irish Dancers.
Award-winning nature photographer Jim Ruff’s presentation will focus on capturing the beauty of mountains around the world and highlighting nature’s dynamic movement using time-lapse photography.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS BEING RESCHEDULED TO A LATER DATE WHEN THE ARTIST WILL BE ON EXHIBIT HERE AT THE MUSEUM, AUGUST 6 - NOVEMBER 13, 2016.
Meet Tom Shields, Century Furniture's Artist in Residence and 2015 North Carolina Arts Council Fellow, during a reception and gallery talk.
Collage greeting cards in the style of Romare Bearden and complete a scavenger hunt throughout the Museum's galleries, while learning about artists in the Museum's collection that were influenced by the Harlem Renaissance Era.
Join us in the Shuford Gallery for a closing reception of the exhibition INTERCONNECTED:
Tangible Dualities by Joël Urruty.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day and the Harlem Renaissance through film, music and related exhibitions at HMA. Includes a screening of documentary Against the Odds: The Artists of the Harlem Renaissance. There will also be refreshments and opportunities to explore related exhibitions at Hickory Museum of Art.
Celebrate the final season of Downton Abbey with a Sunday tea in a lovely art setting. Dress in Edwardian- era clothing.
Hickory Museum of Art, together with Catawba Valley Camera Club, presents an evening with international photojournalist Steve McCurry.
Join us for tea as we celebrate artist Josephine Moretz Shipley Lauerman’s 97th birthday.
The Guild invites you to their first monthly meeting of the new year. Enjoy a social time with refreshments and a think-tank meeting to brainstorm future fundraising opportunities.