Home to 17 nonprofit arts organizations including art galleries (see the art gallery section of this guide for listings and hours of operation), dance and music studios, performance venues, artist residencies, and more. See, Shop, Explore, and Create at downtown’s hub for arts, culture, and creativity.
The UNCG Auditorium is a 1,642 seat proscenium-style theatre. The building was completed in 1927 with seating for 2,288. In 2008, UNCG auditorium underwent a $19 million dollar renovation which added improved acoustics, more leg room for patrons, and a double-lift orchestra pit. The hall is used for musical productions, operas, symphonies, ensembles, University Concert…Read more
Comprised of the Mattye Reed African Heritage Collection, dedicated to the ancestral and contemporary arts of Africa and the Caribbean, and the H. Clinton Taylor Collection, which centers on the work of both emerging and established African American artists. Located in the Dudley Building on the NC A&T campus. The University Galleries’ permanent collection consists…Read more
Nationally recognized for its exceptional collection of 6,000 modern and contemporary art works and for its dynamic, thought-provoking exhibitions. Well-known artists in the collection include Matisse, de Kooning, Calder, Hesse, LeWitt, Sherman, Warhol and many more. Free and open to all. Tues.-Wed. Fri-Sat, 10am-5pm; Thurs., 10am-8pm; Closed Sun., Mon. and University holidays.
William (Bill) Mangum is one of the most popular and respected artists in North Carolina. Having established himself as one of the foremost artists in the country, Bill has taken the fundamentals of great composition and technique and repositioned his talent within the medium of acrylic paints on canvas. The Studio is open by appointment…Read more
Located at the Greensboro Cultural Center, the Van Dyke Performance Space is a 300 seat venue that can host a variety of events year round including lectures, receptions, dance shows, and live concerts. For more info on the space and rental rates, visit CreativeGreensboro.com or call 336-373-4371.