C Note @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Jan 22 – Feb 18 all-day

“Original works of art for $100 each” is the challenge that the HGA artists set themselves. The January and February shows each year are group shows at the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts, and every year the 22 members of the Gallery come up with a new challenge. Each artist had to create original work for only $100. Work ranges from paintings to photography, mixed media, fabric, glass, clay, metal, wood and jewelry. Opening reception Friday, January 26, 6-9pm. The gallery is owned by 22 local artists featuring painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, pottery & fiber art. Hours: 10-6 Monday – Saturday, 12-4 Sunday.

DREAMers: DACA, Deportation Defense, and the American Dream @ Pleiades Gallery
Jan 22 – Feb 28 all-day

Join us for this visual art conversation about DACA, Deportation Defense, and the American Dream. This collaborative exhibit is created through a series of conversations between Pleiades Arts, Alerta Migratoria NC, and The NC Dream Coalition.

Artist Reception for “Sentience: Works by Adam Cohen” @ National Humanities Center
Jan 27 @ 2:00 pm

“Sentience” features work by Raleigh artist Adam Cohen whose paintings and drawings invite the viewer to recognize emotional connections to others through visual depictions that “stretch the truth.”