These are the pieces that were submitted and accepted from our 2017 Annual Student Art Show. We are proud to showcase this amazing set of works from Cape Fear Community. The work was judges in the categories: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Photography, Ceramics, Metals and Jewelry, Sculpture, 2D Design, 3D Design, Digital Media, and Mixed Media and the winning pieces have been marked and labeled in which category. We would like to thank out Judge, Clair Hartmann for taking her time to help jury the show, The Student Art Club for help and guidance with the show, and Erica Shapiro from Sweet and Savory for catering.




http://clairhartmann.com/ (official web page)

Wilmington, NC artist, Clair Hartmann grew up in Jacksonville, Florida and studied painting and graphic design at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. She was encouraged by her uncle Jimmy Lueders; an accomplished painter and faculty of the Pennsylvania Fine Arts Academy. After years of owning her own graphic design studio she decided to follow her passion and paint full time. She has work in a number of private collections and institutions; both nationally, and internationally. Clair has owned and operated a local gallery. In between painting, Clair, an accomplished metal smith, designs and sells jewelry. She is also well versed in photography, fiber arts, metals and studied under Hiroshi Sueyoshi in ceramics. Clair’s works have been published recently on the cover of Artists and Illustrators Magazine, in “Frida Obsession”, “Book of the Dog”, Modern Dog magazine and her paintings are featured on labels for Pug vineyard in Sonoma, CA.




Hello everyone! I am happy to announce that the Annual Student Show will be coming up this April. Below you will find links for the prospectus and registration forms for the show with its guidelines and Important Dates. Submissions are being accepted Monday March 27th and Tuesday March 28th. Look for email announcements about accepted works on April 1st and 2nd.  The Show will run from April 5- May 5th. If you have any questions please call the Wilma Daniels Gallery at:(910) 362-7252 or email the gallery technician at: adfarley125@mail.cfcc.edu

2017 Student Show Prospectus

2017 Registration Form




The Wilma Daniels Gallery is excited to announce our next exhibit. Please help us welcome “Girls Thriving: A Homes of Hope Story in India”, A Photo Exhibition by Arrow Ross. This photography series portrays the dramatic transition of poor village girls into competent, trained young women ready to face the demands of the 21st Century work world. The show will be up from February 20th-March 24th and the receptions are February 24 and March 24th from 6-9pm. We hope to see you during our 4th Friday events from 6-9pm, and during our regular hours here at the gallery, Monday-Friday 12-5pm.




This month we welcome the David Poppe Collection of Psychedelic Posters. David Poppe has been collecting Vintage posters for the last 50 years that symbolize the culture, thoughts, and ideals of the mid 60’s to mid 70’s. Over 100 posters from the psychedelic era that brings nostalgia and ideas that are still relatable to today’s generation.




It’s that time of year again to welcome the artists from the No Boundaries Colony and see the beautiful works they create while residing on Bald Head Island. The show will be up from November 19th to December 30 with a lecture taking place on December 8th from 4-5pm. All the artists visiting the colony are local North Carolina artists including:

Ben Billingsley – Wilmington, NC; Richard Conn – Wilmington, NC; Nat Dickinson – Asheville, NC; Brandon Guthrie – Wilmington, NC; Chip Hemingway – Wilmington, NC; Rebecca Jones – Charlotte, NC; Anne Lindberg – Wilmington, NC; Shaun Richardson – Raleigh, NC; Vicky Smith – Wilmington, NC; Gayle Tustin – Wilmington, NC; Genevieve VanZandt – Asheville, NC; Mark Weber – Wilmington, NC; Lizz Well – Wilmington, NC; Katherine Wolf Webb – Wilmington, NC




The Wilma W. Daniels Gallery will be hosting the Annual Faculty Art show from October 4th to November 11th. The gallery will also have a reception this 4th Friday on October 28th from 6-9 pm. We have over 50 pieces from the amazing instructors here at Cape Fear featuring:

Kendall Martin, Abigail Perry, Geoff Calabrese, Melissa Manley, Daniel Samppala, Kevin Dunn, Richard Conn, Brandon Guthrie, Jennifer Mace, Deborah O’Rourke Quinn, Ben Billingsley, Jeremy Millard, Casey Scharling, and Kirah Van Sickle.




Welcome to the ALL NEW Wilma W. Daniels Gallery Website.