found objects

by Keith Barber

The McGirt-Horton Branch of the Greensboro Public Library presents Dance Day for Kids: Hip-Hop Wednesday at 4 p.m. School-age children are invited to join local dance instructor Princess Howell Johnson to learn different styles of dance. Classes will be held on Wednesday afternoons throughout the month of October. For further info, call 336.373.5810.

The Mary Davis Holt Gallery and North Corridor Gallery at the Salem College Fine Arts Center presents photographer Carl Galie’s latest exhibit, Lost on the Road to Oblivion: The Vanishing Beauty of Coal Country. Galie’s exhibit chronicles the controversial practice of mountaintop removal in the Southern Appalachians. The exhibit runs through Oct. 21. Admission is free. For further info, call 336.917.5493. The Gateway Gallery at the Enrichment Center presents This & That, a multimedia exhibition featuring the work of five instructors at the center including Stacey Swod-Halsey, Laura Lashley, Will Parham, Jason Lancaster and Aaron Bachelder. The show will be on display through Nov.18. For further info, call 336.777.0076.

Reynolda House Museum of American Art continues its exhibit, Modern Masters from the Smithsonian American Art Museum this week. Featuring 43 paintings and sculptures by 31 of the most renowned mid-20 th century American artists, Modern Masters is a must-see for art lovers. For further info, visit:, or call 336.758.5150.

Weatherspoon Art Museum presents, Fritz Janschka: My Choice ‘Joyce’ through Nov. 20. The exhibit chronicles artist Fritz Janschka’s fascination with legendary writer James Joyce in paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture. For further info, call 336.334.5770.

The UNCG Department of Art presents its art faculty biennial exhibit at the Weatherspoon through Dec. 18. The faculty is composed of artist in a variety of mediums: painting, sculpture, collage, photography and video. For further info, call 336.334.5770. Finally, the Center for Visual Artists presents the opportunity for aspiring artists to explore the world of paint by experimenting with watercolor, acrylic, and oil paints. Students will work with different paint media and learn how to work with new materials. Classes begin on Wednesday and run through Nov. 16. To register, call 336.333.7475.