Message from Ann: August 2015

Dear Friends — This month we are celebrating a year in our permanent Lakewood home, and this month in the Cameron Gallery we have another coming home celebration — we are over-the-moon thrilled to be working with the Pauli Murray Project to present the exhibit “Pauli Murray: Imp, Crusader, Dude, … Continue reading

Message from Ann: July 2015

July/August 2015 Dear Friends, Happy Summer! It has almost been a year since we moved to Lakewood and the months have flown by. Thank you to all of you who have stuck with us and supported the organization and our programming through thick and thin, and moved with us from … Continue reading

Message from Ann: June 2015

Dear Friends, As I write this, a sense of fun, possibility, and the excitement of plans coming to fruition are all around us here at The Scrap Exchange — it is the FIRST day of summer camp!! And even though it is hot hot HOT, the kids are having fun … Continue reading

Beauty from Toxicity Opens June 19 in the Cameron Gallery

Beauty from Toxicity An upcycled plastic series by Denise Hughes Friday June 19 – Saturday, July 11 The Cameron Gallery is proud to present the art of Denise Hughes, whose work brings the problem of plastic in our oceans into sharp focus. Hughes’ large-scale murals feature vibrantly colored maritime creatures … Continue reading

Message from Ann: May 2015

Dear Friends, Happy Spring-Heading-Into-Summer! The rose bushes at our south entrance are in full bloom and glorious red red red! If you’ve been by our building lately, you might have noticed a few changes. Our landscape artist-in-residence Rachel Preston has attached a large bamboo trellis to the south exterior wall, … Continue reading

Lakewood Flea Market Coming Soon!

The Scrap Exchange presents: The Lakewood Flea Market Saturdays, 8 AM – 12 PM June 6th – October 24th 2050 Chapel Hill Rd., Durham Outside the Scrap Exchange The Scrap Exchange is North Carolina’s preeminent nonprofit organization for reuse,creativity, and conservation. The Scrap Exchange is producing the Lakewood Flea Market … Continue reading