On display March 4 - April 29
Currituck County Arts Council and Gallery hosts “Awaiting Further Transformation,” A Visual Art Exhibition by Local Artists

By on February 21, 2023

“Awaiting Further Transformation,” A Visual Art Exhibition, March 4 – April 29, 2023

  • Currituck County Arts Council Gallery, 126 Campus Dr, Moyock NC
  • Opening Reception Featuring a Performance by Seven Local Performers
  • Saturday, March 4, 2023, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Performance start at 6:30 p.m.

Local artists Lynne Scott Constantine and Suzanne Scott Constantine investigate what “transformation” means in a post-pandemic world in “Awaiting Further Transformation,” an exhibition of mixed media and photo-based artwork opening in the Currituck County Arts Council’s Gallery on Saturday, March 4, 2023. The artists look back on the cultural, social, and personal upheavals of the last two years and invite us all to ask ourselves, “Now What?”

On the opening night of the exhibition, at 6:30 p.m., the artists collaborate with six local artists, writers, and musicians in a live performance of storytelling and music reflecting each artist’s personal experiences of transformation. The performers include:

  • Suzanne Blackstock,  flutist, teacher, band director
  • Emma Bland, storyteller, spiritual advisor, creator
  • Lynne Francis, artist, poet, Dare Arts gallery director
  • Linda L. Lauby, artist, writer, publisher
  • Mary Ann Remer, mixed media artist, printmaker, writer
  • Eve Turek, photographer, speaker, writer

Viewers, too, will have a chance to contribute their own thoughts on transformation. An interactive artwork, collaboratively created during the exhibition’s run by those who wish to participate, gives community members and visitors a way to add their voices and thoughts to the collective search for new directions.

The exhibition will be on view through April 29. The gallery is located in the Currituck County Public Library building at 126 Campus Drive, Moyock. The gallery is open Mon – Fri 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sat 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. The exhibition and performance were made possible in part by an artists’ support grant from the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

Photographs the artists and of sample work from the show are available at this link: https://bit.ly/3Mxb9Ub




Notice of Public Auction

The public will take notice that the Dare County Tourism Board, at its meeting of October 20, 2022, adopted Resolution 2022-5 authorizing the sale of surplus personal property by public auction.

Saturday, April 1, 2023.

6708 S. Croatan Highway

Nags Head, NC 27959

10am: Back of the House Auction – Complete Commercial Kitchen

Partial List: True refrigerators and coolers, Hatco drawer warmers, Hobart mixer, Vulcan, 6 & 10 burner gas ovens/stoves, Vulcan 2 basket gas fryer, Vulcan 2-door oven, stainless prep tables, DCS 6 burner LPAS range & oven, Hobart dishwasher, pots & pans & more.

2pm: Front of the House Auction – Selling Everything in the Building + Architectural Salvage by room

Partial List: Antique ships wheel chandelier, Nautical & pirate decor, sword & pistol displays, polyword tables & chairs, ship models, nautical lanterns, art, commercial bar equipment, tables and chairs, NC decoys, fish mounts, signal cannon, architectural salvage, Several bars, pirate bar & more.

Preview 3/31: 11 AM – 5 PM & Auction Day starting @ 9am
Online Absentee Bidding Catalog Closes: 3/31 @ 8pm
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Island Auction Co. (252)489-5513 – Jason P. Humphries, Auctioneer NCAL #8423
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