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New Bern Now Podsquad

Living in New Bern Now Podcast – Episode 141

We’re connecting you with the community by talking about the people, places, and local resources in New Bern, NC and surrounding areas! The Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Eileen Bress (Craven Arts Council & Gallery), and I talked about all kinds of things related living in the greater …

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Craven Arts Council and Gallery

Bank of the Arts temporarily closed to the public

March 17 – March 31, 2020 In an effort to respond appropriately to the COVID-19 pandemic, Craven Arts Council and Gallery will temporarily close to public access beginning Tuesday, March 17th through March 31st.  This decision was particularly difficult to make but we have an overwhelming responsibility to ensure, to the best of our ability, …

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TRAA CCC 2020 Winners Group Shot

TRAA and CCC Announce Winners of Annual Exhibition

The Twin Rivers Artists Association and Craven Community College are proud to announce the winners of the annual TRAA & CCC Judged Exhibition. This annual art event highlights and honors local talent and achievement in the visual arts, both at the student and adult level. This year’s juror for the exhibition was Gosia Tojza, a …

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First Citzens Sculputre Park

Two New Sculptures at First Citizens Public Sculpture Park

March 6 & 9, 2020 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to announce the addition of two new sculptures to the First Citizens Sculpture Park on the corner of Middle and Broad streets in downtown New Bern. The new sculptures were created by Tom Grubb and Paris Alexander and will be installed between March …

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Christmas at the Bank of the Arts

Free Holiday events at Bank of the Events

Celebrate the holidays and family in a beautiful setting Saturday at Bank of the Arts December 14 & 21, 2019 Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to present free crafts and music in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts on Saturdays in December. Patrons of all ages are invited to create unique …

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Craven Arts Council and Gallery

Craven County Arts and Culture Grants Awarded

Craven Arts Council Awards eight organizations grants to promote art in our communities Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to announce the distribution of eight Grassroots Art subgrants for the 2019-2020 cycle. Since 1977, the North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program has provided North Carolina citizens …

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Escaping Mum

Mum’s the Word Exhibition

Yearly Art Competition and Exhibition for Mumfest Drop Off: September 27, 28 Artwalk Reception: October 4 Mumfest : October 11 Pick Up November 1,2 Craven Arts Council and Gallery is seeking submissions for Mum Artwork of all types for the 2019 Mum’s the Word Exhibition. Artworks will be featured in the Director’s Gallery at Bank …

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