Help Stop Potential Statewide Arts Budget Cuts

Categories: ASC, Blog
On May 19, the North Carolina Senate released its 2013-2015 state budget recommendations, which included debilitating cuts to the North Carolina Arts Council.  In addition to administrative cuts, the Senate proposed a $500,000 cut to the grants program in 2013/14 and a $780,000 cut to the grants program in 2014/15.  What is even more unsettling …

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Meet the 2013 RAPG Recipients

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

Every year, ASC along with arts councils in Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, Rutherford and York counties and with the support of the North Carolina Arts Council (NCAC) and Blumenthal Endowment, awards Regional Artist Project Grants (RAPG) to artists of varied disciplines throughout our region. This year, 32 established and emerging artists will receive …

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Charlotte Gets A Visit From the NEA

Categories: ASC, Blog

In the last year Charlotte has opened up three extraordinary museums, one performing arts facility, a home for our dance theatre and seen renovations to one of city’s most beloved attractions, Discovery Place. Those openings, though, were just the icing on the cake for a city already filled with wonderful cultural institutions and organizations. So …

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