Theatre Art Galleries in Highpoint, NC, Offers Lunch N Learn on Public Sculpture in North Carolina by Maryrose Carroll – Mar. 10, 2016

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Come enjoy a lunch catered by Pepper Moon and hear award-winning sculptor and author, Maryrose Carroll, share her wealth of knowledge on public sculpture in North Carolina, on Thursday, Mar. 10, 2016. Buffet opens at 11:45am, talk ends at 1:15pm in Gallery B, at Theatre Art Galleries in High Point, NC.

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For nearly 30 years, Maryrose Carroll has been a figure of central interest and importance in the expansion of American sculpture during the period. Her towering public sculptures are located in Charlotte, Hickory, and Fayetteville, NC, and in Illinois and California. Her sculpture is in museum collections in Chicago and Springfield, IL, Hartford, CT, Dayton and Oxford, OH.  She has taught at Northwestern University and Appalachian State University. Carroll is also a poet and author. Her second book, Beats Me, has been selected as a “100 Notable 2015” book by Shelf Unlimited, an award-winning, online magazine.

Join TAG as we benefit from Carroll’s years of experience as a sculptor, speaker, and writer on a visual journey of public sculpture in North Carolina.

This project is made possible by funding from the North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

The lecture is free and open to the public. Lunch is optional, payable to TAG when you register. $12 includes sandwich/wrap, sides, drink and dessert. Contact Frances Griffith with questions at 336/878-7850 or e-mail to (frances@tagart.org).

Theatre Art Galleries is located at 220 E. Commerce Ave., High Point, NC 27260

To register, call TAG at 336/887-2137 or go online to (www.tagart.org/events).

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