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  • Local artist combines love of fine art and ink

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | September 3, 2015 - 1:49pm

    Artist Brian Lee dreamed about one day owning an art gallery as a student in college.

  • Sunday in the Park books newcomers

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | July 1, 2014 - 11:56am

    The new coordinator of Sunday in the Park is hoping a new selection of bands will help attract a younger audience to the event.

  • Nawabi returns with exhibition at GMA

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | March 31, 2014 - 3:59pm

    Before she received national acclaim as the winner of a Bravo TV Reality show, Kymia Nawabi put her roots down in Greenville for four years while working on her bachelor’s degree from East Carolina University School of Art and Design.

  • New name same experience at Painted Peacock

    February 28, 2014 - 9:19pm

    The Accidental Artist, located in Arlington Village on Red Banks Road, changed hands and its name in February, becoming The Painted Peacock with Susan Bucci’s purchase of the paint-your-own-pottery studio.

  • Ways to be a bit more cultured in the new year

    January 2, 2014 - 5:04pm

    Resolving to become a little more cultured this year is an admirable goal. It’s well within reach in Greenville, too.

  • Local show celebrates jewelry

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | October 7, 2013 - 10:40am

    Lissette Fee recently found a new way to get one-of-a-kind jewelry noticed in Greenville.

  • Art gallery, tattoo studio celebrates anniversary

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | September 1, 2013 - 5:53pm

    Artist Brian Lee is living the dream. The former fine arts major just wanted to own his own gallery when he attended College of the Albemarle.

  • Greenville native creates Spazz Fest documentary

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | July 1, 2013 - 1:27pm

    Originally, “Spazz Out,” a documentary about Greenville’s Spazz Fest, was intended to fill a 10-minute documentary requirement for one of Evan Kidd’s film classes at East Carolina University, but not long after he began filming, he knew Spazz Fest warranted a more in-depth look.

  • Concept of time inspires exhibition

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | May 31, 2013 - 1:03pm

    Time can be a bit of an enigma, particularly in the summer between school years, before we’ve grown up and gotten the real jobs that make the season somewhat less enticing.

  • Art Avenue works to keep artists in Greenville

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | May 1, 2013 - 11:59am

    It’s relatively well known that downtown is the nightlife destination for college students in Greenville.

  • The art of eating

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | March 29, 2013 - 4:04pm

    We’ve explored the music festival options (see page 16) and the local festivals (see page 14), and you know what? We’re getting kind of hungry. The good news is, festivals celebrating food this month are well within driving range.

  • The sculpture in front of Chico’s

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | March 1, 2013 - 11:07am

    There’s good exposure and big money on the line in the annual Downeast Sculpture Exhibition.

  • Galleries come together in name of love

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | January 31, 2013 - 5:23pm

    Art galleries and exhibition spaces are coming together for a countywide exhibition for the first time, and their collaboration despite the fact that they compete for business with one another speaks to the theme of their event: Love.

  • Sun has set on the Godsmack tattoo of the ’90s

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | December 31, 2012 - 5:10pm

    The ’90s would not have been the same without the explosion of tattoos and piercings.

  • Semester end brings senior shows

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | November 30, 2012 - 4:36pm

    The end of the semester for senior art students means showing their hard work to the public.

  • Flipping the script with ECU faculty exhibition

    By NATALIE SAYEWICH | October 31, 2012 - 1:44pm

    ECU students get a chance to see their professors put their money where their mouth is at the School of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition, going on through Nov. 17 at the Wellington B. Gray Gallery on the ECU campus.

  • An ‘Otherworldly’ experience

    September 28, 2012 - 10:36am

      Just in time for All Hallows Eve, a collection of unusual photos opens at the Greenville Museum of Art.

  • September arts

    August 30, 2012 - 1:27pm

    See what's going on in the local art community.

  • the arts

    July 28, 2012 - 1:57pm

    The Ayden Collard Festival will accept entries for its art show from 2-5 p.m. Aug. 26, 4-8 p.m.

  • the arts for July

    June 30, 2012 - 10:30pm

    See what's going on in the arts community this month.

  • Jason Vieaux headlines 17th annual Guitar Festival

    June 29, 2012 - 10:30pm

    International superstar Jason Vieaux will headline the 2012 East Carolina University Summer Guitar Festival and Workshop on July 14-17 in the A. J. Fletcher Music Building on the ECU campus in Greenville.