News

 

ASC’s Studio 345 Program Moving to Arts+

Categories: News & Media

The free, out-of-school youth development program has served 2,972 high school students since 2012, achieving a 99 percent average graduation rate CHARLOTTE, N.C. (June 24, 2020) – The Arts & Science Council’s (ASC) youth development program Studio 345 will move to Arts+ on Wednesday, July 1,2020. Under Arts+’s administration, Studio 345 will continue to engage Charlotte-Mecklenburg high school students through arts education and programs. ASC launched Studio …

Read More

Eleven Emerging and Mid-Career Artists Awarded ASC Fellowships

Categories: Home Featured, News & Media
Emerging Creators and Creative Renewal Fellowships highlight ASC’s investment in fiscal year 2020 of more than $500,000 in artists that contribute to Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 4, 2020) – Eleven creative individuals whose work is strengthening Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community will receive a combined $90,000 from ASC in order to refresh their creative energy. …

Read More

ASC Launches Resiliency Fund for Local Creatives Impacted by COVID-19

Categories: News & Media
Fund provides $500 grants for artists and performers  CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 1, 2020) – The Arts & Science Council (ASC), the chief advocate, resource hub and steward for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region’s cultural community, has launched the Mecklenburg Creatives Resiliency Fund to support artists and performers living in Charlotte-Mecklenburg that have been financially impacted by COVID-19.  …

Read More

ASC Seeks Teacher Nominations for Lifetime Achievement Award

Categories: News & Media
Ann Jacob, a fourth/fifth grade teacher at New Town Elementary in Waxhaw, is honored with the 2016 ASC Honors – Cato Lifetime Achievement in Teaching Award.
Awards provide $5,000 to outstanding arts, science and history teachers  CHARLOTTE, N.C. (January 24, 2020) – Nomination forms are now available for the Arts & Science Council’s (ASC) Cato Lifetime Achievement in Teaching Award. The award recognizes three teachers who have had a distinguished career of more than 15 years teaching Art, Science or History, …

Read More

Connect with Arts and Culture for Free

Categories: News & Media
ASC’s sixth annual Connect with Culture Days brings cultural experiences to neighborhoods throughout Charlotte-Mecklenburg over two days CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 22, 2020) – 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, presented to the community …

Read More