Category: News

The Gregg Awakens (dawn)
January 5, 2021

Welcome Back!

The Gregg reopens today, and welcomes visitors with timed-entry reservations. Stay tuned, and visit this website again, for updates on 2021 programs, exhibitions, and other offerings. Happy New Year!

MAn in mustashce sitting on the ground, holding a letter
December 17, 2020

Watch the winning Windhover event film

Austin Simons’ “The Toymaker”, the winning work selected by the Windhover magazine as part of the “Empowering the Artist” event.

December 10, 2020

A life lived: John C. Henry

The Museum is most grateful to donors such as Mr. John C. Henry, and are therefore saddened by the news of his passing recently in Durham, NC.

December 10, 2020

The latest addition to the Gregg

December 2, 2020 – Annual FOG Member Celebration and Purchase party – members of Friends of the Gregg logged into Zoom from around the Triangle, hear of museum activities and choose a new acquisition.

Potter Daniel Johnston at the potter's wheel
November 2, 2020

Daniel Johnston Installation Video Highlights

Watch highlights of the livestream on the Gregg’s YouTube channel , recorded Thursday, November 12. The Gregg Museum is very proud to offer a special installation by artist/potter Daniel Johnston. He will be working on

September 1, 2020

The Annual Poster Sale continues…

Beautify your work space, your living space, buy a special gift or express your personality. The Gregg Museum’s annual sponsored poster sale is going on now – virtually! From now until October 10, posters, postcards,

August 20, 2020

Diversity and the Gregg

Since its founding in the late 1970s, the Gregg Museum of Art & Design has been committed to promoting the appreciation of art – an essential human pursuit – by attempting to expand the definitions of beauty

June 9, 2020

Making Use of the Time Out

A letter from Gregg Museum Director Roger Manley. By mid-March, only a little more than halfway through Year Three at our still-new location at 1903 Hillsborough Street, the Gregg Museum had already seen a 19%

August 5, 2019

In the know…

From free programs, artist talks and special events in conjunction with the museum’s exhibitions to a special feature on weddings and other events often held at the Gregg, the museum has a lot to offer!

November 11, 2018

Artist’s Lecture Nov. 29 Russian Renaissance Revival Jewelry

A lecture by jewelry historian Ana Estrades explores the fascinating world of 19th century Renaissance Revival jewelry in “Reinhold Vasters: Forging the Renaissance in the Museum.” Estrades, who recently taught the first Gems and Jewelry semester course at

September 20, 2018

STEPS by John Cage performed by NCSU Dance Company

In collaboration with the NCSU Dance Program and facilitated by painter and founder of Mountain Lake Symposium Ray Kass, the NCSU Dance Company and dancer Justin Tornow performed John Cage’s “Steps”, a composition for a

August 21, 2017

The N&O Preview

Check out a preview story about the new Gregg Museum of Art & Design from The News & Observer’s David Menconi.

August 7, 2017

The Gregg Museum Reopens August 26

Closed for construction since 2013, NC State University’s Gregg Museum of Art & Design will reopen with a day of activities on Saturday, August 26, 2017.