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Crescent Communities and ASC Collaboration “Wanderwall” Named One of the 50 Best Public Artworks in the U.S. for 2018

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Dramatic 18,000 sq. ft. sculpture at NOVEL Stonewall Station in Charlotte and created by New York artist Marc Fornes honored by Americans for the Arts. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 26, 2019) – Americans for the Arts honored “Wanderwall,” the 18,000 sq. ft. sculpture by New York-based artist Marc Fornes/THEVERYMANY and located at NOVEL Stonewall Station in …

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R. Jeep Bryant Named President of the Arts & Science Council

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R. Jeep Bryant.
Award-winning executive will lead ASC during a pivotal time for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s arts and cultural sector. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 6, 2019) – The Arts & Science Council (ASC) Board of Directors has hired R. Jeep Bryant as president beginning July 1, 2019. Bryant, a seasoned arts and business leader with global management experience in government relations, …

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Seven Charlotte-Mecklenburg Creative Individuals to Receive $10K for Career Renewal

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ASC’s Creative Renewal Fellowships invest in mid-career individuals that have made Charlotte-Mecklenburg home CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 23, 2019) – Seven creative individuals whose work has strengthened Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community will receive $10,000 Creative Renewal Fellowships from ASC in order to refresh their creative energy in the midst of their careers. The Creative Renewal Fellowship program, …

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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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