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United Arts Council

May Virtual First Friday with United Arts

Join us LIVE on May 1st

for a Special May First Friday

with United Arts

Let's Get Together While Staying Apart!

Use one of these photos from Georges Le Chevallier's Exhibit for your Zoom background during our Virtual First Friday!

Just right click on your favorite photo and save the image to your computer. Need help changing your Zoom background? Click HERE

(Photos by Chris Janaro, Wake County Artist in Residence)

Schedule of Events:

*Welcome from Mark Steward, United Arts Board Chair

*Virtual Tour of "Shibui” with Georges Le Chevallier Art and special guests

Enjoy a virtual and personal tour of Georges' exhibit curated by United Arts featuring his paintings of deconstructed dishes by Raleigh chefs created with unconventional mixed media such as curry and candy sprinkles. Georges will be joined by Chef Angela Salamanca from CentroGallo Pelón Mezcaleria , Chef Chris Hylton from ORO Restaurant & Lounge  and Chef Kim Hammer from Bittersweet whose dishes inspired the series.

*Virtual Wine Tasting with The Wine Feed (DEADLINE TO ORDER WINE: Thursday, April 30 by 3:00 pm)

Next, enjoy three of The Wine Feed's favorite wines specially selected to pair with some of the dishes represented in Georges Le Chevallier's exhibit. Three bottles – one red, one white and one sparkling – will be available for free curbside pick-up from the Raleigh Wine Feed or by delivery (within 20 miles). The cost is $40 from The Wine Feed or BYOB if you prefer!

The pairings will be:

MAN Family Chenin Blanc for Chiles en Nogata

Mirabello Sparkling Rosé for the Jamaican Curry Goat

aris Valley "Founder's Red" Blend for the Royale Burger

*Closing: Good News and What's Next from Charles Phaneuf, United Arts President

Grab your wine from The Wine Feed ($5 of every order goes to United Arts) or a beverage of your choice and join us on May 1st at 6:00 pm for a fun First Friday with United Arts.

Link to Purchase Wine: https://thewinefeed.com/products/first-friday-pairing-wines-united-arts-council-georges-le-chevallier

Link to Join: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/71732233234

Let us know you are coming on our Facebook event page.


PO Box 26388
Raleigh, NC 27611

Phone: (919) 839-1498
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