Local Artist and Team to Create Public Art for Charlotte’s Historic West End

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Project will enhance the West Trade Street streetscape and new Five Points Plaza. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 14, 2019) – A significant public artwork spearheaded by Charlotte artist Stacy Utley, along with Durham artist David Wilson and architect Edwin Harris, will provide a beacon that welcomes residents and visitors to Charlotte’s Historic West End. Utley and …

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ASC Helps Regional Artists Do Their Best Work in 2019

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40 recipients receive grants ranging from $295 to $2,000 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Feb. 4, 2019) – ASC, in conjunction with the arts councils in Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, Union and York (S.C.) counties, has named the 2019 Regional Artist Project Grant (RAPG) recipients. This year, grants were awarded to 40 established and …

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Connect with Arts and Culture for Free

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ASC’s fifth annual Connect with Culture Days brings nearly 80 cultural experiences to neighborhoods throughout Charlotte-Mecklenburg over two days     CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 2, 2019) – Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents and visitors can attend museums and enjoy diverse arts, science, history and heritage experiences for free with the return of ASC’s annual Connect with Culture Days. …

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Packard Place Announces Arts & Science Council as a New Tenant

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Nonprofit leader for arts and culture moves September 2019 Charlotte, N.C. (December 12, 2018) – Packard Place, Charlotte’s original hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and community building in uptown Charlotte, will welcome the Arts & Science Council (ASC) as a tenant beginning in September 2019. ASC is the chief advocate, resource hub and steward for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s …

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ASC President Robert E. Bush, Jr. Retires June 30, 2019

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Bush’s leadership focused on stabilizing the arts and cultural sector and responding to community needs CHARLOTTE, N.C. (September 5, 2018) – Robert E. Bush, Jr., president of the Arts & Science Council (ASC) that serves as the chief advocate, resource hub and steward for the arts and cultural community in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region, announced his …

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