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Two shows opening June 7th!

Tarheel Wandering: a Journey in Black & White Sgraffito Pottery by Raine Midddleton June 7 – July 29, 2017 Opening Reception: Wednesday, June 7, 5 – 7 p.m.   POV: Abstraction Works in Acrylic by Ginny Lassiter June 7 – July 8, 2017   Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash announces the opening of two art exhibitions in June.  […]

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James Ellenberger at Coffee With the Authors May 11

James Ellenberger, who co-wrote High Hand with two other authors, will speak at Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash as part of the art gallery’s ongoing Coffee With the Authors series. The event runs from 10 – 11  a.m. There is no charge to attend, but seating is limited so reservations are required. Call the gallery at 910. 575.5999 to hold your […]

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Gallery features group show Blooms through June 3

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash is featuring a group show titled Blooms from April 19 through June 3. According to gallery owner Ginny Lassiter, the exhibition is celebrating Spring and rebirth with a colorful mix of works in a range of media.  Included in the show are works by Ruth Cox (oil), Ginny Lassiter (acrylic), Gene Horne (oil),  […]

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Gallery features Raleigh artist Mary Storms; reception March 18

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic gallery in Calabash, will feature acrylic and mixed media paintings by artist Mary Storms from March 1 through April 15. There will be a public reception on Saturday, March 18 from 1 to 4 p.m. Reservations are not required. Gallery owner Ginny Lassiter says, “I was fortunate enough to see Mary’s one-woman Wilson Arts Council […]

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Gallery features wood carvings by Jim Comer and clay art by Brian Evans

Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash presents Elements of Nature from Saturday, Jan. 14 through Saturday, Feb. 25. The exhibition features the wildlife woodcarvings of Ocean Isle Beach artist Jim Comer along with clay vessels and art pottery by Wilmington artist Brian Evans. An opening reception is set for Saturday, Jan. 14 from 2 – 5 p.m. The public is invited. […]

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‘Out of the Box’ featured at Sunset River Marketplace Nov. 2 – Dec. 3; reception Nov. 5, 2 – 5 p.m.

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash will feature works by the Art Matters painting group in an eclectic exhibition titled Out of the Box from Wednesday, Nov. 2 through Saturday, Dec. 3. A reception, which is open to the public at no charge, will be held Saturday, Nov. 5 from 2 to 5 p.m. The group began in 2006 […]

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Author Jane Dill to speak at Sunset River Marketplace Nov. 10

Author Jane Dill will speak and sign books at Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 10 – 11 a.m. as part of the art gallery’s ongoing Coffee With the Authors series. Dill’s novel, “Flora’s Wreath,” is the story of four women with a love of botany who embark on the controversial path of helping […]

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‘Let’s Face It’ group show featured Oct. 5 – 31

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will feature a group show of face-themed works titled Let’s Face It, including works in acrylic, clay, charcoal, and photography. The show opens Wednesday, Oct. 5 and runs through Monday, Oct. 31. Gallery owner Ginny Lassiter said, “We have a number of artists who are drawn to the intimacy of ‘the face,’ […]

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Gallery features works by Joe and Sharon DiGiulio Sept. 8 – Oct. 1

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC, will feature works by Raleigh couple, Joseph “Joe” and Sharon DiGiulio from Sept. 8 through Oct. 1. Joe majored in Art Education at East Carolina University and also studied sculpture at the University’s School of Art. A cancer survivor, he has recent installations at the Raleigh Duke Hospital as well as the PNC […]

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