Author Archives: Michelle

Michelle Harrell is the associate director of education at the North Carolina Museum of Art. Always a teacher at heart, Michelle is eager to chat about connections between technology, art history, and pop culture.

Inspiring Teens across North Carolina

This summer marks the fifth annual Teens, Inspired exhibition at the NCMA. For eight months two high school students from our Teen Arts Council, Jennifer Fulton and Ariel Mirett, have gone behind the scenes to market, jury, curate, and prepare the exhibition. Here they reflect on the experience. Teens are on a journey to discover [...]

Best College Night Ever!

Michelle fills us in on the student planned evening of art, live performances, and a celebration of college programs.

The Dentist’s Art

Michelle presents new takes on a memorable old master

Student Exhibition: Focal Point

High school students in the Museum’s online photography course examine the use of texture and pattern in creating interesting compositions.

Under the Iceberg: Planning a Student Exhibition

Michelle describes the work behind the work in an exhibition.

The Ball Game

Michelle talks games, old and new

A Renaissance of Teen Programs

Michelle introduces a new age for teens

From a Teen’s View

Michelle shares fantastic images from the Digital Photography Workshop for teens