• The Silence We Speak

    Erin Canady

    The Silence We Speak includes graphite drawings and ephemeral installations by Erin Canady. Created from ice, water, and graphite, these works aim to challenge the viewer to slow down, consider, and adapt to moments that ...

    on view September 27 - October 8, 2016

    opening reception Friday, September 30, 6:00 p.m.

  • The 2nd Annual Muse Masquerade

    at 21c Museum Hotel

      Tickets on sale now! Conjure your inner muse, don a mask and join us again for an evening of revelry in support of The Carrack. The 2nd Annual Muse Masquerade merges the highlights of ...

    join us October 14, 2016, 8pm - Midnight

  • ReFraming Food

    A Food Youth Initiative Photography Exhibit

    In partnership with Click! Triangle Photography Festival

    ReFraming Food in an exhibit of photographs by young NC FYI: Food Youth Initiative Justice Activists. Over the last year, and for some groups much longer, photographer Pete Eversoll has led workshops with the youth groups of Center ...

    on view October 11 - 22, 2016

    opening reception Saturday, October 15, 6 - 8 p.m.

  • Brown Bag Youth Open Mic

    Free and open to the public

    This open mic is designed to be safe space for youth to build community and share their art. A brown bag gathering, historically, is one in which participants bring their own food to participate in ...

    join us Tuesday, October 11, 6:00 p.m. (Doors at 5:30 p.m.)

  • Things My Mother Would’ve Told If…

    Linda Belans, Leah Sobsey and the late Herbert A. Belans

    in partnership with Click! Triangle Photography Festival

    Photographer/artist Leah Sobsey inherited her late grandfather’s negatives at about the time her mother, writer/poet Linda Belans, began writing about family. Questions about interpretation became a central theme – what was Herb Belans, a self-taught ...

    on view October 25 – November 5, 2016

    opening reception Friday, October 28, 6 - 9 p.m.

  • The Mobile Show: Composition in Motion

    The Mobile: Composition in Motion features over 25 interpretations of sculpture-in-motion by a variety of artists from several states. Works range from beginner to engineered, whimsical to conceptual, minute to enormous, humorous to sublime. Events: ...

    on view November 9 - 19, 2016

    opening reception Friday, November 11, 6 - 9 p.m. + events and workshops

  • Bright Soft Shield

    New works by Celia Gray with musical performances by Jennifer Curtis

    Bright Soft Shield is new work by Celia Gray, combining contemporary abstract painting and the traditional folk tradition of rug hooking.  The work is big, bright and meandering. Opening Reception: Friday, November 25, 6 – ...

    on view November 22 - December 3, 2016

    opening reception Friday, November 25, 6 - 9 p.m.

  • Ongoing Programs and Events

    Yoga, Drawing, Music, Dance, Film and More

    The Carrack hosts regular and occasional community-organized events, meetings, mixers, workshops, hangouts and shindigs through which artists make contact with other artists, gain new skills or knowledge, brainstorm about or launch projects, or just have ...

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  • Support This Project

    Collective ownership and widespread grassroots support are vital to keeping this place open, experimental and ever-evolving. With your participation, small amounts add up to a great asset for the Arts in Durham. BECOME A SUSTAINER. ...

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