“A Celebration of ADA” Group Exhibition

In honor of the 36th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Arts Access North Carolina is hosting a free exhibition featuring the works of 12 North Carolina artists with disabilities.

The show which opens June 7 and runs through July 26, 2024 at the Arts Access Gallery in downtown Raleigh, has pieces that range from acrylic painting to mixed media and photography. Each piece examines what each artist celebrates in life.

Exhibition Artists

Stephanie Stellato, Durham, NC (mixed media); Em Kibler, Wendell, NC (oil paint); Jason Lord, Durham, NC (archival pigment print); Diana Cook, Franklin, NC; Sarah Simmons, Laurinburg, NC (photography); Gillian Fink, Pittsboro, NC (acrylic on canvas); Christine Hager-Braun, Durham, NC (fiber); Mitzie Jokich, Chapel Hill, NC (found objects); Priya Ray, Asheville, NC (mixed media); Wiley Johnson, Raleigh, NC (acrylic, wood); Ann Roth, Raleigh, NC (acrylic on Tyvek) and Foster Bullock, Cary, NC (oil on canvas).

Exhibition Details

  • Cost: Free
  • Dates: June 7 – July 26, 2024
  • Location: Arts Access Gallery, 444 S. Blount Street, Ste. 115B, Raleigh, NC 27601 (Across from Lincoln Theater)
  • Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 12 – 5 pm, first Fridays of the month 6 – 9 pm, and by appointment (groups, tours, etc.)
  • Contact: 919-833-9919, Gallery@ArtsAccessInc.org

Upcoming Events

All events are free and open to the public.

  • Opening reception: June 7, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., free and open to the public, light refreshments, ASL interpreters available and wheelchair-accessible restroom.
  • Artist Talk with Em Kibler and Wiley Johnson: June 15, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.