ASC Helps Regional Artists Do Their Best Work in 2018

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32 recipients receive grants ranging from $465 to $2,000 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 22, 2018) – ASC, in conjunction with arts councils in Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, Union and York (SC) counties, has named the 2018 Regional Artist Project Grant (RAPG) recipients. This year, grants were awarded to 32 established and emerging …

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New ASC Cultural Vision Grant Recipients Announced

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Seventeen groups and individuals receive a combined $88,965 in funding for cultural projects that build community and increase relevance and innovation. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 15, 2018) – From a mural that will unite Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officers with community members in Charlotte’s North End to #ImAnArtistDammit, a month-long residency program for four artists from underrepresented …

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Underpass Mural Builds Community in North End

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Part of a community mural at the 16th Street underpass. An ASC grant will support a second mural at the underpass.
Why This Matters: ASC Cultural Vision Grants respond to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community’s interest in cultural programming by helping Mecklenburg-based creative individuals and groups pursue projects that build community and increase relevance. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Officer Charlissa Reiber’s creative idea to brighten a much-traveled underpass transformed what was a problem area …

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