Shape Maker and Entertainer Exhibition
The Shape Maker and Entertainer Exhibition opened Thursday, June 9th, with a reception from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Guild House. The Exhibition will be open through August 12, 2022. Plan to stop in and see the new display of both 2- and 3-dimensional art from the local artist community.
Shape Maker and Entertainer focuses on the fact that nothing observed has lines around it or within it. Everything is perceived by overlapping objects and directional surfaces that have highlights and shadows… Read More
Each of the art pieces on display is an original and has not been exhibited at RAG previously. Stop in and see the broad range of expression represented. Our wonderful Art Guild Volunteers are currently working on hanging the Exhibition and getting ready for the opening reception! Check back soon for a sneak peak!
Dual Featured Artists:
Joan Blackwell and Nancy Winora Johnson
We have a special treat for the Featured Artist Gallery for June – August! Joan Blackwell and Nancy Johnson have agreed to loan a collection of their individual works for display.
Joan shared her thoughts on how her life and background influence her artwork.
At times, my art reflects movement, reflection, representation, historical trauma, life events, honoring of sacred Native American traditions, invoking spirits of the past, present & future, or spiritualism, but always created in a positive genre… Read More
Nancy brings a rich, varied background and experience to her artwork. Printmaking is the media Nancy chose as her concentration. She has experience basket weaving, welding, photography, porcelain dolls, painting, jewelry making, ceramics, crewel, bronze casting, quilting, beadwork, and more. Her style involves abstract expression through which she looks beyond the piece of work to see what is within… Read More
The display of Joan’s and Nancy’s unique works is hung and ready for viewing, a wonderful companion to the Shape Maker and Entertainer Exhibition.
The Art Auction Was A Hit!
The Online Art Auction of works ended Saturday, June 4th, raising over $1,740 for the Art Guild. Here are a few of the artworks going home!
Thank you to all the artists and bidders for helping make this, our first online auction, a success!
New Date: September 24, 2022
2nd Annual RAG Golf Tournament
Celebrating the Art Community of Robeson County
We were looking forward to a great day of golf on May 21st, but with temperatures expected to be close to 100 the decision was made to postpone. Working with Pine Crest Country Club, the new date is agreed: Saturday, September 24th! All of the foursomes have been contacted, so start planning for a beautiful, cooler North Carolina day on the links. In fact, it looks like there will be a few additional players now!
Stop By and Visit the Guild House!
Welcome to the Robeson Art Guild. We are a growing group of folks who live with a passion for the Visual Arts and artistic mediums in and around Robeson County in North Carolina, USA.
Hours are Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 11 am to 4 pm or by Appointment. Watch for announcements of special events, exhibitions, classes and community events that occur throughout the year in and around Lumberton, North Carolina.