North Carolina Museum of Art
The museum’s permanent collection and 164-acre park are open to the public, free of charge. The permanent collection offers art from a wide range of periods, including an Egyptian through 21st century American. “The museum’s collection contains some of the finest examples of creativity and artistic excellence from ancient Egypt to the modern world,” said Larry Wheeler, Director of the North Carolina Museum of Art.
Strengthening North Carolina’s reputation as a growing focal point for fine arts in the South, Carolina Ballet is a premier professional company recognized as one of the top outlets in the United States: That's the Carolina Ballet in Raleigh, N.C.
Thirteenth annual prizes recognize esteemed leaders for excellence Milwaukee, WI — The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation will award the thirteenth annual Bradley Prizes in a ceremony on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. EDT at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts’ Terrace Theater. The 2016 Bradley Prize recipients are: political scientist Charles … Continued
In early 2016, the John William Pope Foundation, the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation, and the Duke Endowment jointly funded the first North Carolina Leadership Forum. Designed as a bi-partisan gathering of leaders to bridge the ideological divide so prominent in today’s discourse, the group first met in March. Two other meetings are expected later this year. On … Continued
Five Wake County high school students receive college scholarships RALEIGH, N.C. – The John William Pope Foundation and the Boy Scouts of America Occoneechee Council have announced the 2016 Pope Eagle Scout Scholars. Five high school students were selected from an applicant pool of over 50. Applicants were required to have completed the rank … Continued
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