Category Archives: Our events

Empty Bowls Workshop. 2012

Empty Bowls Workshop. 2012

Thanks to everyone who participated in our Empty Bowls event! It was a great success with over 18 painted bowls. Casa Azul and ArtQuest sponsored this event as a fundraiser for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwestern NC. Thank you to DeeDee Fitz from Second Harvest and all the participants for making such memorable event!

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Día de los Muertos. 2011

Día de los Muertos. 2011

An Aztec ritual which dates back more than 3,000 years, Day of the Dead celebrates death and the continuation of life, by honoring deceased relatives and friends. In preparation for the celebration, Casa Azul conducted a family oriented workshop on Sunday, October 30th, at ArtQuest. Atendees learned about the history of Day of the Dead, traditional altars, how to make sugar Skulls decorations and paper flowers.

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Perspectivas Latinas. 2011

Perspectivas Latinas. 2011
Casa Azul presented In June, 2011,”Perspectivas Latinas,” an exhibition curated by Mariana Rodriguez-Pardy of Casa Azul for the gallery at Hemphill Branch Library in collaboration with Green Hill Center for NC Art. The exhibition featured four visual artists living in the triad.
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Opening. 2011

Opening. 2011

The local community joined us on Thursday, June 9th to celebrate a new chapter of Latino art in Greensboro with the introduction of Casa Azul. At this event, people met the artists and the persons behind this initiative, shared their ideas of what they thought about Casa Azul, enjoyed the music of Latin Rio, danced to the rhythm and tasted great traditional food provided by Poblano’s Restaurant.

This event took place in Studio B at the Broach, 520 South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC. Special thanks to Studio B, Poblano’s Restaurant, The United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro and Hispanics in Philanthropy.

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