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Public Artist Selected for New Main Library

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Tiff Massey will share her concept for public artwork at virtual Community Engagement Meeting CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 03, 2021) – Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Tiff Massey has been selected to create public artwork for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s new Main Library branch. Massey, a 2021 United States Artists Fellow, creates work inspired by African standards of …

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Arts & Science Council to Host Virtual Community Listening Sessions Exploring its Cultural Equity Report

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 3, 2021) – The Arts & Science Council (ASC) is hosting two virtual community listening sessions titled “Beyond the Sound Bites” to solicit community feedback on its inaugural Cultural Equity Report. Community leaders, who also served as external readers of the report, will co-facilitate the listening sessions on Tuesday, May 11 at …

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Public Artist Selected for Mecklenburg County Northeast Community Resource Center

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Nova Jiang will share her concept for public artwork at upcoming Community Engagement Workshop. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 29, 2021) – Los Angeles-based artist Nova Jiang has been selected to create public artwork for the planned Mecklenburg County Northeast Community Resource Center, which will serve county residents in northeast Charlotte. Jiang creates work that encourages the …

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Krista Terrell Named President of the Arts & Science Council

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Krista Terrell, APR.
Award-winning community leader is the second Black woman to guide ASC. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 27, 2021) – The Arts & Science Council (ASC) Board of Directors has hired Krista Terrell, an accredited public relations practitioner, as president effective immediately. Terrell, a highly regarded leader in the nonprofit creative sector, has been with the local arts …

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Fourteen Emerging and Mid-Career Artists Receive ASC Fellowships

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Four of the 14 recipients of 2021 ASC fellowships (from left): Alvin C. Jacobs Jr, Malu Tan, Sarah Ingel and Tony Arreaza.
Emerging Creators and Creative Renewal Fellowships highlight ASC’s fiscal year 2021 investment of $435,000 in artists that contribute to Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 1, 2021) – Fourteen creative individuals whose work is strengthening Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community will receive a combined $110,000 from ASC in order to refresh their creative energy. Six emerging artists …

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