New Public Art Celebrates Charlotte’s First High School for African-Americans

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Why This Matters: Two new public art murals by local artist Tommie Robinson – “We Too, Shall Rise” and “Go Tigers!” – reflect the rich history of Second Ward High School and Charlotte’s former Brooklyn neighborhood. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager The legacy of Second Ward High School, one of the cornerstones of Charlotte’s former …

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ASC Grants Give Artists Tools They Need to Succeed

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Why This Matters: ASC Regional Artist Project Grants provide creative artists with the resources they need to advance their careers in 2019. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager An ASC grant is helping a Charlotte creative share the tradition of storytelling with a digital audience. Kali Ferguson, a bilingual storyteller who focuses on the cultures and people …

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