Artists selected to have artwork displayed on billboards through ArtPop

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Voters on CharlotteCultureGuide.com selected the final five artists for the program CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 7, 2016) – ASC has announced the 20 regional artists that will be part of the fourth year of ArtPop, a program in which local artists submit their work to be displayed on available billboard space. ASC, Adams Outdoor Advertising and …

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Statement from ASC President Robert Bush

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This week’s events have shaken the Charlotte community to its core. The cultural community hurts with all of the Queen City’s residents. We believe arts and culture play a critical role in bringing community together to allow important and sometimes difficult conversations to take place. Those conversations and experiences help bring understanding and bridge differences …

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ASC Responds to Community Interests Through New Funding Opportunity

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Grants available for projects that build community or demonstrate relevant cultural expression. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 1, 2016) – ASC is responding to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg community’s interest in arts, science, history and heritage programming through its new Cultural Vision Grants. Mecklenburg County-based creative individuals and nonprofit organizations that want to apply must submit a letter of …

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Leon Levine Foundation Offers $50,000 Challenge for Middle School Grade Field Trip

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Six-week fundraising effort will provide access for 11,000 CMS students to experience museums at Levine Center for the Arts CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 14, 2016) – The Leon Levine Foundation has offered a $50,000 community challenge to the Arts & Science Council (ASC) to support more than 11,000 middle school students in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) to …

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ASC Announces FY17 Investments to Help Ensure Culture For All

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Investments will provide more support to emerging organizations and reflect the region’s diversity CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 5, 2016) — ASC, the chief advocate, resource hub and steward for the Charlotte- Mecklenburg region’s cultural community, announced today initial and planned investments for FY17 – a combined $13.6 million to help ensure Culture For All. The investments …

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