Artist Whitney Austin shares how tragedy inspired her to bet on herself
The millennial gallery owner is following her passion and people are taking notice.
By Nakisha Washington | October 2, 2019
This One’s for Us: #TeamBlkGrlFly launches weeklong celebration of Black womanhood
Creative entrepreneur Davita Galloway and #TeamBlkGrlFly are hosting a week of events culminating with their signature event, A Seat at the Table Awards.
By Sabrina Clark | September 19, 2019
Sherrill Roland sheds light on mass incarceration through art residency
Artist Sherrill Roland brings his Jumpsuit Project to Charlotte's McColl Center for Art + Innovation and Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Art + Culture.
By Sabrina Clark | September 6, 2019
Charlotte Artsy Folks, bridging the gap between artists and art collectors
Charlotte Artsy Folks, a local group of African American art collectors and art lovers, looks to create closer connections with local artists.
By Katrina Louis | May 23, 2019
Free Culture Blocks events offer Charlotte seniors healthy and fun options for their social calendars
Enjoy a fun workout with line-dancing classes or engage in storytelling about birds of prey, among other events. Programs are free and at venues close to home.
By GlennOaks Media | February 28, 2019
New exhibition at Bechtler explores avant-garde artists’ connections to religion
Seemingly secular artists use religious iconography to inspire, provoke and challenge social injustice; Bechtler curator Jennifer Sudul Edwards hopes the exhibition sparks dialogue
By Mordecia D. Strickland | Qcitymetro | March 27, 2018
Ebony Fashion Fair exhibit at NCMA explores 50 years of fashion — and history
Exhibit at N.C. Museum of Art is the final stop. It will run through Jan. 21, 2018, with many special events throughout.
By Mordecia D. Strickland | Qcitymetro | October 27, 2017
On next trip to Raleigh, spend a few hours — or the day — at the N.C. Museum of Art
It was a beautiful day to be outdoors, so naturally, my niece, Joy, and Aunt Flo, headed to the North […]
By Mordecia D. Strickland | Qcitymetro | August 31, 2017
On Display: Gantt opens 4 new exhibits showcasing African-American art
CEO David Taylor says the Gantt's newest series is the most exciting yet.
By Michaela Duckett | July 21, 2017