Author Archives: Guest

A Photographer’s Story

Photographer David Simonton tells his Museum story

A Residency and a Remembrance

A teacher reflects on an innovative new program at the Museum.

It’s Not Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Susan scours the globe seeking choice items for the Museum Store

Trotman’s Truth

Intern Laura Ritchie takes a closer look at Bob Trotman’s Inverted Utopias

Strength in Reserve: Posing for Rockwell

SECCA Director Mark Leach recounts his experience as Rockwell’s model

Inspiration for Perspiration

Meghan enjoys a run through the Museum Park

Stories grew from Museum tours

Author Francesca Rappa finds inspiration in the permanent collection

Shorts, T-shirts, and Opera

We are very excited about Casual Classics: Opera and Broadway in the Museum Park. This will be the first time the OCNC is performing outdoors and it’s a wonderful opportunity to sample opera. (You’ll be surprised how much of the music is familiar…okay, it may be because you heard it in Bugs Bunny cartoons or during a [...]

Volunteer Voices: Start Me Up

After a few years’ break from volunteer work, I began to feel the spirit rising again last summer. I had volunteered with a lot of school and community groups, but this time I wanted to do something completely different. Now I wanted to follow my bliss. So I became a volunteer at the North Carolina [...]