GSO City Market April 20th
The art and music features for the GSO City Market on April 20th will be brought to you by two legs of the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. The School of Art’s contemporary art center Greensboro Project Space, and UNCG’s Community Arts Collaborative which creates and supports community engaged programs for UNCG’s School of Music, Theatre, Dance, and Art. Students and faculty from the CVPA will curate and produce the programs in collaboration with local artists, musicians, dancers, and performers.
The Collage Chamber Series
Performances will be at 6:30pm, 7pm, and 7:30pm at Greensboro Project Space
The Collage Chamber Series features the UNCG School of Music faculty in annual concerts on campus in the School of Music Recital Hall and a fourth concert off campus which will be held this year during the GSO City Market on April 20th at Greensboro Project Space. Collage is captivating and totally unique, featuring an incredible range of performers presenting one riveting work after another.
When: Duration of Market
Sound Greensboro is a collection of pieces composed by UNCG composition students that are inspired by various locations in and around the greater Greensboro area like South Elm, Lindley Park, and more. Individual pieces are contained within free standing kiosks and act as independent sound installations that will be placed throughout the GSO City Market on April 20th. After the premier is complete, the kiosks will be taken and placed in the locations that inspired them for various passerbys to enjoy.
UNCG Art Truck
When: Duration of Market
UNCG Art Truck is a mobile art gallery, interactive & educational art space. The Art Truck Think Tank, formed by School of Art, The Department of Interior Architecture, and Lloyd International Honors College, collaborated on the design of the Art Truck and oversaw its renovation from a 17-feet U-Haul box truck to a unique, breathtaking mobile art space.The Art Truck has developed versatile programs, which include art exhibitions, improvising performances, installations, socially engaged projects, poetry workshops, pop-up libraries, open theatre, photo booth, pop-up meditations, etc.
During the GSO City Market on April 20th the Art Truck will feature a storytelling workshop and performance with School of Art MFA student and Art Truck Director Jessica Wilkins.
College Art Row
On Lawn at GPS and The Forge
College students from A&T, Bennett College, UNCG, and other local colleges and universities will have a designated row of booths where they can exhibit, sell, and share their work with GSO City Market guests.