Thomas Sayer

Sculptures In Downtown Kinston Celebrate ENC's Tobacco Heritage

Once known for its tobacco history, Kinston is trying to transition into a destination for art and culture. Today, we hear learn about a new seven-piece installation by famous sculptor Thomas Sayre. Kinston has undergone a bit of a renaissance in recent years. The area is now home to a thriving art community, a craft brewery, award-winning restaurants, and a rich history. Much of that history goes back to the early 1900’s when tobacco farming here was a way of life. Kinston Community Art...
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