Supporting individual artists through Regional Artist Project Grants

Categories: ASC, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist Regional Artist Project Grants (RAPG) do more than help artists attend professional development experiences or purchase/rent a piece of equipment. The grants keep artists working. “I’m working on a project today that is a direct result of winning that grant,” said Dana Gingras, an RAPG recipient last year. The Mooresville …

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Call for artists extended for neighborhood program

Categories: ASC, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist An Arts & Science Council (ASC) call for local and regional artists has been extended. Up to five artists will be paired with Charlotte neighborhoods to create a unique piece of public art in the Neighborhoods in Creative pARTnership program, a community based public art initiative by the City of …

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You have the power2give this holiday season

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, power2give.org

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist  Whether you’re shopping for someone who has everything or looking for a last-minute stocking stuffer, a power2give.org gift card is the perfect gift for anyone on your holiday list. It’s a great way to introduce loved ones, coworkers or clients to the difference power2give.org makes in the cultural community. “It …

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Collard Green Museum continues to thrive after hardships

Categories: ASC, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist  The Latibah Collard Green Museum survived its first frost, so to speak. And in the fashion of the leafy vegetable from which it takes its name, Latibah endured the harsh conditions and came out better because of it. In Latibah’s case, its “frost” wasn’t the result of dropping temperatures but …

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Regional artists wanted for two ASC programs

Categories: ASC, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist The Arts & Science Council (ASC) is offering regional artists two chances to create works that will help connect them to the local community. Artists are needed for Neighborhoods in Creative pARTnership, a new community based public art initiative by the City of Charlotte and ASC, and ASC’s second Community …

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