Gregg Museum of art & design

Gregg Museum Spring Events

Go to our Plan Your Visit page for maps and directions to event locations listed below.


Thursday — April 10, 6pm Tea Ceremony performed by Sarah P. Duke Gardens Tea Ceremony group. Gardens behind the historic Chancellor's Residence, 1903 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh. The Way of Tea is a "transformative practice" central to the spiritual life of Japan.


Saturday - April 12, Slow Art Day

Art viewing: 11am - 1pm at 1903 Hillsborough Street (future home of the Gregg Museum)

Lunch: 1pm - 2pm at Irregardless Cafe (901 W Morgan St, Raleigh)
Host: Susan Fennell (contact)

Slow Art Day is a worldwide celebration of art that encourages people to look at art SLOWLY – and thereby experience art in a new way. You can see more about Slow Art Day and the mission behind it at the Slow Art Day website.
As Slow Art Day approaches, you'll hear from your host with more information, as well as instructions about what to do when you arrive for Slow Art Day.


May 17, 9am – 4pm & May 18, 1 – 5pm "Tradition on Tradition" is a textile workshop with artist Susan Oliver Fennell, hosted by Pullen Arts Center. Referencing imagery from the REMNANTS OF THE FLOATING WORLD exhibition, participants will create patterning on cloth with a traditional form of Japanese textile craft, shiborizome, using stitch resist and indigo dyeing. Call 919-996-6126 or email to sign up.