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Horse & Buggy Press Is Moving. Foster Street's Loss Will Be Broad Street's Gain.

Dave Wofford's letterpress business and art gallery puts up a final exhibit, by Jessina Leonard, in Durham Central Park before heading for Watts-Hillandale.

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New Podcast Don’t You Lie to Me Warmly Colors in the Personalities of Area Artists

Warren Hicks and Jeff Bell’s new podcast features candid, familiar chats with leading lights of the local scene.

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Panorama Captures Life in Our State Through a Lens of Intimate Reality, Not Drive-By Nostalgia

The exhibit of black-and-white local photography runs at NCMA through Feb. 12.

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The Year in Arts & Culture

North Carolina riveted the nation in a year when art and politics collided.

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Refreshers and Updates on the Top Stories of a Vigorous, Volatile 2016 in the Arts Scene

The Triangle’s art scene was dominated by comings, goings, drastic turnarounds, and HB 2 fallout.

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A Fifty-Year-Old Time Capsule Exhumed in Lakewood Reveals Continuity in Durham’s Shifting Urban Landscape

The capsule, buried by Center Theater's owners in 1966, was opened at the Scrap Exchange’s twenty-fifth anniversary party last week.

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In the N.C. Chinese Lantern Festival, Sichuan Artisans Light Up the Dark in Cary

The festival of spectacular giant lanterns runs at Koka Booth Amphitheatre through mid-January.

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Honoring the Winners of the 2016 Indies Arts Awards

From two seminal Raleigh galleries combining forces to a Durham collective redrawing the art world’s margins, these folks made a big difference this year.

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Sarah Shook and Erika Libero Mark Progressive Territory With Rainbow Decals and Amplify Women’s Voices

The pair is behind the “Safe Space” stickers that sprouted on many N.C. businesses after HB 2.

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Durham Artists Movement Is a Safe Space and a Strong Voice for Artists Who Need It Most

Saba Taj and Catherine Edgerton have helped guide DAM through a transformative six-month stay in the Carrack’s former space.

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N.C. Opera’s Adventurousness Changes Minds—Yours About the Art Form and the Opera World's About Raleigh

Eric Mitchko and Timothy Myers have led the scrappy organization to local vibrancy and national acclaim.

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Love Lump? Thank Kelly McChesney, Who Is Retiring Her Flanders Gallery to Save It.

McChesney stepped in for outgoing Lump director Bill Thelen to lead a twenty-year Raleigh institution into the future.

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Casting Concentric Rings in Global Waters, Culture Mill Imports Sustainable Practices to Saxapahaw

Murielle Elizéon and Tommy Noonan’s unique experiences have led them to innovative thinking about cultural ecosystems.

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The Women’s Theatre Festival Drums Up Unprecedented Support for Gender Equality on Local Stages

In its first year, Ashley Popio’s brainchild made a huge, ongoing impact on local women’s prominence in theater.

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Before Serial, There Was Criminal, a Local Podcast About the Darker Side of Human Nature

The acclaimed true-crime podcast has a hometown show at The Carolina Theatre on its current live tour.

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In Rolling Sculpture, the Fantasy and Faith of Consumer Culture Whisper Through Shapely Art Deco Cars

The exhibit of vintage cars and motorcycles runs at the North Carolina Museum of Art through January.

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Shameless: Forgotten Boy Band One More Wish Reunites to Exploit HB 2-Based Cancellations

Or did they? There’s more to 1MW than meets the eye.

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In Dress Up, Speak Up at 21c, Artists Unravel Clothing and Ornament Into Identity Politics

The new exhibit at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham wears its art on its sleeve.

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This American Life Host Ira Glass Remixes His Radio Saga Onstage at DPAC

The “NPR voice” of his generation shares seven things he’s learned on Saturday, Sept. 10.

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Horse & Buggy Press Marks Twenty Years of Artisanal Printing in a Page-Turner of an Art Show

After debuting at Cassilhaus, letterpress printer Dave Wofford’s mid-career retrospective runs at CAM Raleigh through Aug. 7.

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