• The Carrack’s new location is now open!

    The Carrack has moved to 947 East Main Street, known as the Torus Building, in the Golden Belt Arts District. Our open hours are Tuesday – Friday 12-6pm and Saturday 2-5pm. Free street parking is ...

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  • Placeholders

    Seth Ellis and Chris Cassidy

    Placeholders is a series of installations about objects and the stories they tell. For this exhibition in Durham, Seth Ellis and Chris Cassidy will be creating a crowd-sourced, site-specific installation based on the Golden Belt ...

    on view July 19 - 30, 2016

    opening reception Friday, July 22, 5 - 9 pm, Artists' Talk: Friday, July 29, 6 p.m.

  • hu.man.kind

    Ely Urbanski

    hu.man.kind is a participative exhibition by Ely Urbanski featuring monoprints on fabric where the matrices are pieces of clothing, most of them donations. During the show Ely will collect clothes from the public and invite them to record a video where they talk about the donated piece ...

    on view August 2 - 13, 2016

    opening reception August 5, 6 - 9 pm, Artist's talk: August 13, 2:30 pm

  • Journey to The Good Life

    Kulsum Tasnif

    Kulsum Tasnif tells the story of migrants and refugees in various phases of their journeys. Through the use of cultural patterns, illustrations, Arabic calligraphy, and audio accounts, her work strives to connect the audience with ...

    on view August 16 - 27, 2016

    opening reception Friday, August 19, 6 - 9pm

  • The 2nd Annual Muse Masquerade

    at 21c Museum Hotel

    SAVE THE DATE Friday, October 14, 2016 8pm – Midnight 21c Museum Hotel Conjure your inner muse, don a mask, and join us, once again, for an evening of revelry in support of The Carrack. ...

    join us October 14, 2016, 8pm - midnight

  • 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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