America I Am, Other Exhibits Converge on Charlotte for DNC

Categories: Blog, Cultural Partners

By Karin Reed, Arts & Science Council As Charlotte welcomes thousands of delegates and media from around the world for the Democratic National Convention, the museums at the city’s Levine Center for the Arts are showing major national exhibits. Largest among them is Tavis Smiley’s America I Am: The African-American Imprint at the Harvey B. …

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ASC Invests $12.5 million In Charlotte’s Cultural Community

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

Late last month, ASC announced during its annual Impact + Investment luncheon investments of $12.5 million in Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community for the upcoming year. The investment is comprised of public and private funding that include the city of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Arts Council, surrounding Mecklenburg County municipalities, endowment earnings and ASC’s Make Your …

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Carpenter Artwork, Site Getting Ready for Installation

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

In just a few weeks, Ed Carpenter’s public artwork at Charlotte Douglas International Airport will be installed, making its debut to motorists along Billy Graham Parkway and travelers heading into the city from the airport. Carpenter’s 60-foot tall sculpture combines a steel fabricated form that suggests imagery associated with the excitement of flight with colorful dichroic glass …

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