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The News & Observer – May 24
CAM’s “No Damsel” exhibit reimagines Disney’s princesses

The News & Observer – April 14
Style Watch: CAM Raleigh exhibit looks at the art of fashion

Daily Serving – January 16
#Hashtags: Between Truth and Fiction


Raleigh Agenda – November 11
CAM Premieres a World-Class Union of Sound And Vision This Weekend. Go See It.

INDYweek – November 9
Earth Works: A Composer and a Poet Mine Precious Ores From Thomas Sayre’s White Gold

Raleigh Agenda – October 19
At CAM Raleigh, Thomas Sayre’s Immersive White Gold Is a Remarkable Reflection on Memory and the South

Art South Africa – June 6
‘The Ease of Fiction:’ Valerie Kabov In Conversation with Dexter Wimberly

The News & Observer – April 22
Creative entrepreneurs get down to business in Raleigh acting classes

The Herald Sun – March 19
Four artists, four views of African History

ArtsNow – March 2
Constant, irrepressible change

Okayafrica – February 24
New York-Based Curator Dexter Wimberly Is Bringing The Work Of These 4 African Artists To North Carolina

Burnaway – February 12
Double-Edged Surveillance at CAM Raleigh

HuffPost Travel – February 9
Raleigh, NC, Is for Real

Walter Magazine – January 31
Raleigh next: Build Raleigh Better symposium at CAM

Triangle Arts & Entertainment – January 30
Blue Sky Asks, Can Warfare Ever Be Fair?

The News & Observer – January 29
Burning Coal’s strong cast, direction rise above script

Burnaway – January 13
Art Review: Off the Wall: Sarah Cain at CAM Raleigh


INDYweek – December 23
Five great local visual art shows of 2015

INDYweek – December 9
Is Raleigh finally getting serious about public art?

Architectural Digest – December 2015
8 Incredible Artists on the Rise

INDYweek – November 18
If Raleigh wants to be a world-class city, it needs planning, personality, and architects

Frieze Magazine – November/December 2015
The Nothing That Is – A Drawing Show in Five Parts

Two Coats of Paint – October 28
Sarah Cain: Super fun and not too complicated

Travel + Leisure – October 9
What to Eat, Drink, and Do in Durham, North Carolina

ARTnews – October 9
Sarah Cain: The Imaginary Architecture of Love’ at CAM Raleigh – Out & About
Sarah Cain: The Imaginary Architecture of Love

W – October 6
A Week at the Museum

Triangle Business Journal – October 6
CAM Raleigh exhibit one of ’12 Events Worth Traveling for in October’

Conde Nast Traveler – October 3
The Monumental Painting That’s Breaking Boundaries in Raleigh

Conde Nast Traveler – October 1
The 12 Best Events Worth Traveling For in October

Atlanta Magazine – September 17
Raleigh 101

Cultured Magazine – Fall 2015
Off The Wall

Indy Week – August 26
Fall Guide: Editor’s picks for must-see art exhibits

The Scout Guide – August 25
The Scouted Calendar / September 2015

Winnipeg Free Press – August 10
Winnipeg artist finalist for Sobey Art Award

IndyWeek – July 22
Lump director Bill Thelen makes his mark at CAM Raleigh with a high-concept drawing show

NY Mag – July 17
Get creative in Raleigh-Durham

Midtown Magazine – July/August
Drawing the Line – Indie Art makes a big show at CAM Raleigh

The News & Observer – June 13
‘The Nothing That Is’ brings art drawn on just about everything to Raleigh’s CAM

Walter Magazine – May 30
The usual: Urban Sketchers

IndyWeek – May 27
Beat the heat at the coolest museum and gallery shows in the coming months

Border Crossings – March 6
WONDERLAND: Sarah Anne Johnson at CAM Raleigh

The News & Observer – February 28
Sarah Anne Johnson turns CAM into her personal ‘Wonderland’

The News & Observer- February 11
Style Watch: Raleigh designer Justin LeBlanc shows ‘Journey’ at CAM

IndyWeek – February 11
In the provocative exhibit Wonderland, Sarah Anne Johnson turns sex and nature inside-out

Juxtapox Magazine – February 5

Garden and Gun – February/March
Raleigh’s New Hot Spots

Walter Magazine – January 30
Grit and beauty: The evolution of Justin LeBlanc

Walter Magazine – January 30
Spotlight: Humans of My World

IndyWeek – January 28
Local modern artists at the Nasher still contend with the masterful legacy of 18th-century French draftsmen at the Ackland

IndyWeek – January 28
Start your day with breakfast, bonding, and inspiration at CreativeMornings in Raleigh

IndyWeek – January 15
As The Triangle arts scene gathers steam, who’s being left behind?


Walter Magazine – November 28
Art Romp by Larry Wheeler, Director of the North Carolina Museum of Art

ArtsNow – December 19
‘Humans of MY World’ at CAM

ArtNexus – December 19
José Dávila, Winner of the EFG – ArtNexus Latin America Art Award

ArtsNow – October 29
Review: ‘Limited Visibility’ at CAM Raleigh

IndyWeek – October 8
In the Click! Festival, shows by a teacher and student shine; plus Latin-American art of erasure at CAM

WUNC: Stacey L. Kirby on The State of Things – September 9
Bureaucracy Turned On Its Head

IndyWeek coverage of Ron Liberti at CAM – September 3
The peculiar focus of two Hopscotch art installations

The News & Observer – August 27
Justin LeBlanc Previews New Collection at CAM

The New Yorker – August 13
Sam Stephenson’s Bull City Summer

ARTnews – July 10
Baseball Art from Out of Left Field

The News and Observer – June 4
Mobile craft beer garden ready to debut in Raleigh

Fisheye Magazine – May 15
Une Saison du Base-ball A Durham

USA Today – May 7
10Best: City art districts around the USA

L’Oeil de la Photographie – April 14
Bull City Summer: A Season at the Ball Park

The Herald Sun – June 15
A ‘Bull City Summer,’ in photos and film

The Paris Review – March 20
Bull City Redux

Slate – March 4
Capturing the Quiet Beauty of Baseball

The New York Times: Lens – February 18
Homage to a Standout in the Minor Leagues

ARTnews – January 9
12 Trends Defining This Season’s Art Museum Shows

IndyWeek – July 31
A day at Durham Bulls Athletic Park with Japanese photographer Hiroshi Watanabe

The News & Observer – June 21
‘Bull City Summer’ tells story of the Durham Bulls community

IndyWeek – June 4
Gabriel Dawe’s Plexus No. 25 activates the connection between spectator and spectrum

The News & Observer – June 1
The Bulls of Summer

WUNC 91.5 North Carolina Public Radio – May 27
Rapping Through A Museum Exhibit

WUNC 91.5 North Carolina Public Radio – May 9
Long Live The King- King Mez Is Raleigh’s Latest Rising Rap Star

Triangle Business Journal – April 23
HQ Raleigh finds artistic partners in downtown Raleigh

News & Observer – April 20
Jon Langford puts it all together – songs and paintings

The Herald-Sun – April 3
At CAM, N.C.’s commitment to the arts

New York Times – March 6
36 Hours in Raleigh, N.C.

Slate – March 4
Capturing the Quiet Beauty of Baseball

UNC-TV – February 27
NC Artists Fellowship Exhibit

Duke Chronicle – February 13
Works by fellowship recipients showcased at CAM Raleigh

Triangle Urban Home Magazine – January/February 2014
Smithsonian of the South

News & Observer – January 11
Student docents lead visitors at Contemporary Art Museum

Indy Week – December 4
Surveying the terrain, with mapmaking as a means of control

Walter Magazine – December 2013/January 2014
CAM docents: Leading the way


Triangle Downtowner – Volume 9, Issue 11, Page 15
Local Gallery News

Indy Week – November 26
Live: John Supko’s ALL SOULS hits on all cylinders at CAM Raleigh

Indy Week – November 20
Opera and electronics, strings and sopranos: John Supko’s wonderfully polymathic ALL SOULS

Time Magazine – October 28
Orangutans and Halloween Candy: Are We Being Too Species-Specific?

WUNC The State of Things – October 22
Artists Take on Surveillance State

News & Observer – October 20
CAM exhibit surveys the terrain of surveillance

Wired – October 16
Big Oil Seems Downright Puny When Seen From Space

Time Magazine Lightbox – September 26
Eighteen Pumpjacks: A Look at Oil on the American Landscape

Wall Street Journal – September 12
The Fine Art of Spying

Indy Week – August 7
Image and alteration inform each other in Currents at CAM Raleigh

In the In-Between – August 10
Carolyn Janssen and the Digital Sublime

IndyWeek – July 13
The people behind Bull City Summer

News & Observer – July 13
‘Currents’ photography show reveals an array of artistic approaches

The Herald-Sun – July 11
CAM show features hand-developed to digital images

WRAL – June 27
Destination: CAM Raleigh

Indy Week – June 26
Currents: Photographs from the Collection of Allen Thomas Jr

The Herald Sun – June 14
‘Art of the moment’ at CAM Gallery

Indy Week – June 26
Melanie Schiff reclaims the image at CAM Raleigh

News & Observer – June 23
Sketchbook Project celebrates the magic of artmaking

Art Papers – May/June 2013
Ryan Travis Christian

New York Times – April 14
Old Warehouses Go Beyond Storage

Life at Red Hat – April 18
Red Hat Collaborates with CAM Raleigh for Open Gallery

CVNC: An Online Arts Journal in North Carolina – March 15
At CAM Raleigh: A Tornado Rises

Beautiful Decay – March 14
Ryan Travis Christian’s Well, Here We Aren’t Again

Indy Week – March 6
At CAM Raleigh, flattened raindrops and googly eyes

Tampa Bay Times – March 2
Emerging artist shines at CAM Raleigh in N.C.

Juxtapoz Magazine – February 26
Ryan Travis Christian “Well, Here We Aren’t Again” @ CAM Raleigh

The Big Story – February 22
In artist’s show, creation merges with destruction

The Herald Sun – February 14
Blue Greenberg: Science, art collide at CAM

NC State University Technician – February 13
Exhibit Merges Art and Science – February 4
CAM Raleigh presents a major exhibition of artworks by British artist Alistair McClymont

News & Observer – February 2
Raindrops – British conceptual artist Alistair McClymont manipulates the elements with his display at Raleigh’s Contemporary Art Museum

WUNC North Carolina Public Radio – January 30
Artist Makes Indoor Tornado

North Raleigh News – January 29
First Friday artist reveals the beauty in science

NC State University, Bulletin – January 28
McClymont Exhibit at CAM Raleigh

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – January 16
At the Crossroads

Indy Week – January 2
Angel Otero’s “New Works” at CAM Raleigh shows an artist on the verge of renown


CVNC: An Online Arts Journal in North Carolina – December 16
At the CAM: “Girl Talk” and Angel Otero

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – December 4
CAM December 7th First Friday

Artforum – November 2012
Critic’s Pick—Angel Otero (Artforum archive here)

Indy Week – November 7
What Election 2012 means for women

The New York Times – November 1
American Museums Tend to Tiptoe Around Politics

New Raleigh – November 1
CAM/now Fright Night Halloween Party Photos

New Raleigh – October 24
CAM/now’s 2012 Costume Party is Sure to Surprise – October 22
CAM Raleigh opens Angel Otero exhibition

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – October 22
Upcoming events and workshops at CAM Raleigh for October and November 2012 – October 21
CAM Raleigh presents new artworks in exhibition by Puerto Rican artist Angel Otero

Herald Sun – October 19
Art and the Written Word

Financial Times – October 19
Cause célèbre on Capitol Hill

WUNC North Carolina Public Radio, The State of Things – October 18
Your Land/My Land

Raleigh’s Creative District – October 15
Fright at the Museum Returns to CAM Raleigh

New Raleigh – October 10
CAM/now Presents Collectors’ Tour of Chiles House

Magenta Magazine – October 10
Mural Marvel: Kay Rosen has her way with walls and words

Associated Press – October 5
Many watch debate; some are pleased, few are moved
Photos from debate screenings

Independent Weekly – October 3
GirlTalk: Female artists using text at CAM Raleigh

Duke University’s The Chronicle – September 27
CAM Raleigh showcases women’s art

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – September 25
CAM Raleigh offers new urban drawing group

Peter Greenberg Worldwide – September 24
Ask the Locals: Raleigh, North Carolina – September 23
Contemporary Art Museum Raleigh opens GirlTalk: Women and Text – September 23
New exhibition, “GirlTalk: Women and Text”, opens at Contemporary Art Museum Raleigh

North Carolina Public Radio: State of Things – September 19

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – September 14
GirlTalk: Women and Text exhibition opens at CAM Raleigh September 22

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – September 6
September and October workshops offered at CAM Raleigh – August 18
Contemporary Art Museum Raleigh announces GirlTalk. Woman and Text exhibition – August 18
Contemporary Art Museum in Raleigh presents “Marilyn Minter-I’m Not Much, But I’m All I Think About” – August 17
I’m Not Much, But I’m All I Think About

NY Times ArtsBeat – August 16
Making Art Out of November’s Election

NC State University Bulletin – August 6
Design Camp Dives into Olympic Themes

Artist’s Magazine – The Credentialist – Volume 29 Number 7

The Herald Sun – July 27
Brilliant Design Running on Solar Power

Independent Weekly – July 18
José Lerma’s parables of power failure at CAM Raleigh – July 13
Carpet Art and Solar Form

Laura C George – blog – July 12
A Visit to the Contemporary Art Museum in Raleigh

News & Observer – June 17
Canvases come unhinged at Raleigh exhibit

Huffington Post – May 31
Studio visit José Lerma with featured video

The Herald Sun – May 25
In exhibit, chaos comes together – May 21
CAM Raleigh presents José Lerma: The Credentialist; museum premiere of newly commissioned works

First Year Fund video – May 9
All about CAM Raleigh’s first year fund – May 4
Raleigh’s creative district – May
The Credentialist

Independent Weekly – April 11
Chris Bradley finds creative opportunities in the simplest of objects in Close One at CAM Raleigh

Artsee – March/April Issue – March 20
Born Digital exhibit

Southern Living – March Issue
Weekend In Raleigh article

Art Media Agency – March 9
CAM Raleigh celebrates first anniversary

Art Now SF – March 6
CAM : Raleigh : North Carolina – March 1
“Close One” by Chris Bradley – Now on exhibit at CAM Raleigh

Independent Weekly – February 29

Pondering and Playing with CAM Raleigh’s Interactive Born Digital

Art Gallery Reviews – February 12
NC Weekend Raleigh Contemporary Art Museum – February 12
Art exhibition merges art and technology – February 6
February First Friday

Independent Weekly
Born Digital

UNC TV – February 2
NC Weekend

WFAE 90.7 FM – February 2
Raleigh Art Exhibit Sees, Feels, And Responds To You

New Raleigh – January 31
CAM/now’s First Friday Speed Dating

News & Observer – January 30
‘Born Digital’ brings high-tech art to CAM

Raleigh’s Creative District – January 24
February First Friday and Speed Dating at CAM

MFAEDA Viewfinder – January 20
Dara Friedman: Dancer opens at CAM Raleigh on January 28th

The Architect’s Newspaper A|N Blog – January 6
Brooks + Scarpa’s Contemporary Art Museum Canopy in Raleigh

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – January 2
CAM Raleigh Presents Born Digital: A Major Exhibition on Interactive Digital Design and New Media Trends


Independent Weekly – December 28
The Triangle’s visual art scene expanded in 2011

Duke Chronicle – December 1
CAM exhibits focus on texture, identity

Independent Weekly – December 1
NCSU Art+Design students and faculty futurize CAM Raleigh 

NC State College of Design flickr – November 30
ID:ENTITY Exhibition Opening Reception

Elizabeth Bradford blog – November 29
ID:entity Self: Perception and Reality

News & Observer – November 20
Artists Look at ‘Self’

Architectural Record – November 2011
Urban revival Carolina style – October 20
CAM Raleigh in North Carolina presents an exhibition which shows that ornament is reinvigorating design.

HOW Magazine Blog – October 7
Deep Surface

Contemporist – October 2
Contemporary Art Museum by Brooks + Scarpa and Clearscapes – September 29
Avant-Garde Art comes to Raleigh

WRAL – September 27
Contemporary Art Museum unveils “Deep Surface”

24700 News from California Institute of the Arts – September 23
Deep Surface Features CalArtians In North Carolina

New Raleigh – September 23
Opening at CAM this Weekend: Deep Surface

nc artblog – September 23
Not Merely Decorative

Charlotte Observer – September 21
Art of Tomorrow

Imprint – September 21
Deep Surface: A New Exhibition Celebrating Ornament and Pattern Design

AIA – September 14
2011 Design Award Merit Winners

YMAG – September 8
Ornament and Pattern. Part 1
How Ornament Works: Six Proposals, Six Themes, Ornament and Pattern. Part 2

Dexigner – September 6
Deep Surface: Contemporary Ornament and Pattern

WRAL – September 2
Art comes alive in downtown Raleigh

Carolina Arts – September 2011
CAM Raleigh in Raleigh, NC, Takes Major Look at Design

All About Tape – August 29
There’s Tape Art, Then There’s Tape Art

Independent Weekly – August 24
Rebecca Ward’s tape installation transforms CAM Raleigh

NC State College of Design, DesginLife – August 6
CAM Raleigh presents first U.S. museum show of commissioned works by Rebecca Ward

nc artblog – August 2
A Tale of the Tape at CAM Raleigh

Interior Design – August 1
On the Surface

Art Daily – August 1
CAM Raleigh Presents First U.S. Museum Show of Commissioned Works by Artist Rebecca Ward

Museum Publicity – August 1
CAM Raleigh Opens Rebecca Ward Show of Commissioned Works

New Raleigh – July 29
Rebecca Ward Opens at CAM

The Examiner – July 27
The Art of Dan Steinhilber—Featured at CAM until August 22nd

Wilson Times – July 7
Thomas elected chairman of CAM

World Architecture News – July 7
Recycle and Reinvent 

Raleigh Downtowner – July 7
Contemporary Art Museum, CAM Raleigh, announces new Board appointments

Midtown Raleigh News – June 29
Create your own art at First Friday – June 16
Steinhilber Piece at Raleigh CAM give philosophy of plastic to take hold, tightly

Art Media Agency – June 9
Future exhibitions at CAM Raleigh Contemporary Art Museum

Quarterlife Tango Blog, Tara L. Connolly – June 8
Contemporary Art Engages the Community at the Newly-Opened Contemporary Art Museum in Raleigh Blog – June 8
Discovering CAM Raleigh

Metro Magazine – May
Long-Awaited Contemporary Art Museum Opens With A Flourish

Goodnight, Raleigh! – May 12
First Friday – May 2011

NC State University feature – May 9
CAM Raleigh: Center or Art + Design + Education

News & Observer – May 9
A New Museum

NC State College of Design, DesignLife – May 6
CAM Raleigh announces opening weekend exceeds goal and announces free admission at first fridays program

Raleigh Downtowner – May 1
CAM Raleigh Grand OpeningCelebration Video Clip

News & Observer – May 1
Contemporary Art Showcase Opens in Raleigh

NC Art Blog – April 30
CAM’s Time Arrives

News 14 Carolina – April 30
Art Breaths New Life into Old Warehouse in Downtown Raleigh

New Raleigh – April 29
CAM Raleigh Opens This Weekend in the Warehouse District

Herald Sun – April 29
CAM Raleigh opens with two amazing shows

NC State University Technician – April 28
Contemporary Art Museum of Raleigh Reopens

WUNC 91.5, The State of Things – April 27
Art’s New Place

Independent Weekly – April 27
Years in the works, Raleigh’s Contemporary Art Museum opens.

Independent Weekly – April 27
The Long Road to CAM and what it means for Raleigh

Goodnight, Raleigh! – April 26
CAM, A Work of Art, Housing Works of Art

News & Observer – April 24
New Contemporary Art Museum aims to stir Raleigh’s artistic pulse
Photo gallery here. – April 2
Festivities to celebrate Raleigh’s Contemporary Art Museum

visitRaleigh – March
Contemporary Art Museum Opening Soon

reDesigning Raleigh – March
CAM Opening Doors Soon – March
CAM Raleigh Announces New Executive Director, Inaugural Exhibitions Set to Open April 30

State-of-the-City address – March
Mayor Encourages Ambition and Action to Move Raleigh to World-Class Status.

artsee Magazine – March-April
CAMera Ready

Midtown Magazine – March/April
The Contemporary Art Museum: Now’s the Time

DESIGNLIFE – February 15
Contemporary Art Museum Celebration and Grand Opening set for April 29-30


CAM Breaks Ground May 12, 2010
Check out the various news coverage:

WRAL Video
WRAL Slideshow
NBC 17 Video
News 14 Video
Independent Weekly
New Raleigh
NC Art Blog

News and Observer – May 8
Au-courant art museum helping reinvent Raleigh