Take A Run and Support the Arts

Categories: ASC, Blog

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwybdzwvCoY&w=560&h=315] One mile separates the McColl Center for Visual Art and Bechtler Museum of Modern Art at Levine Center for the Arts in Uptown Charlotte. It is in that stretch that the 2nd Annual Charlotte Museum Mile, benefitting the Arts & Science Council, will take place on April 21. The race is the brainchild …

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The Experience of The Lady of Charlotte Mystery

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

In February, the Arts & Science Council (ASC) and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation brought murder, mystery and intrigue to the streets of Uptown Charlotte. Mysterious author J.P. wrote The Lady of Charlotte Mystery which took readers on a journey through the fictional account and subsequent investigation of a murder at the …

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ASC Kicks Off 2012 Make Your Mark Campaign

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

Last Tuesday, the Arts & Science Council kicked off the 2012 Make Your Mark fundraising campaign by announcing an $8.7 million goal. The goal represents a five percent increase over last year’s campaign. Dollars from the campaign allow ASC to invest in arts, science and history organizations, education programs and community projects. “Diversifying ASC’s revenue …

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ASC Education: CMS Field Trip at the Mint Museum

Categories: Blog, Education, Uncategorized

For the 2011 Annual Fund Drive, the Arts & Science Council raised an additional $1 million to support arts, science and history programs in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Part of the investments ASC made in education this year included bringing 5th graders to the Mint Museum Uptown so they can experience Romare Bearden: Southern Recollections. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcRVZjPVe1o]