• 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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  • 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 - 9 p.m., Artist's Talk: Thursday, August 18, 6 p.m.

  • Hellbent Crown

    Work by Michael Polomik

    Michael Polomik builds atmosphere and narrative through the use of the diagram. His figures live within a landscape containing repetitive fragments that deconstruct, conjoin, and provide directional cues. The end goal in his work is ...

    on view August 30 - September 10, 2016

    opening reception Friday, September 9, 6-9 p.m., Artist's Talk: Friday, September 2, 7 p.m.

  • al maghrib ghareeb

    “This hadeeth narrated by Muslim (145) from Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) who said: The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “Islam began as something strange ...

    on view September 13 - 24, 2016

    opening reception Friday, September 16, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

  • 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

      SAVE THE DATE Friday, October 14, 2016 8pm – Midnight 21c Museum Hotel Tickets will be for sale soon! Conjure your inner muse, don a mask, and join us, once again, for an evening ...

    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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