SATURDAY, JAN 28

11:00AM – 3:00PM

ADMISSION: FREE

ASC CONNECT WITH CULTURE DAY

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art at Levine Center for the Arts

Experience: Free General Admission

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: 420 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte

Bechtler Collection: Relaunched and Rediscovered exhibition expands on works from the museum’s collection including modern and contemporary artists.

Additional Free Experiences

Complimentary Docent-Led Tours

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.

Hands-On Art Activities: Model Magic Maquettes, Colorful Keychains, Watercolor Paintings

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts

Experience: Free General Admission

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: 551 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte

Additional Free Experiences

Mint Glass DemoMobile Glass Studio Demonstration with the Chrysler Museum of Art

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Nomadic Glass from the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia, demonstrates a variety of glass techniques on Levine Avenue. Thanks to a cleverly crafted mobile studio, visitors who have never been exposed to the captivating nature of glass art can see the molten magic live and in person as the Chrysler’s skilled studio members take their talents to the streets of Charlotte.

Jutta-Annette Page and Annie Carlano: “Curators’ Conversation on Fired Up”

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Learn more about the achievements of women working in glass, from the male-dominated Studio Glass Movement of the 1960s to 21st-century installations and mixed media works that illustrate the porous boundaries between art, craft, and design.

Registration is required for this free experience – Register Now 

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
at Levine Center for the Arts

Experience: Free General Admission

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: 551 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte

Additional Free Experiences

Abstraction Workshop with local artist, Paul Miller

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: Classroom

Gantt Center Teaching Artist, Paul Miller, will lead families and individuals through this drop-in workshop that demonstrates the value of symbols, colors and shapes as they relate to abstraction.

ExhibitImg-TheNatureOfUsALISON SAAR: THE NATURE OF US 

Artist Talk with Alison Saar 

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Guided Tour of ‘Alison Saar: The Nature of Us’ with the curator

11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion with the Curator of ‘Alison Saar: The Nature of Us’, UNC Charlotte Africana Studies Professor and Practicing Artist 

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

ExhibitImg-TheFutureIsAbstractTHE FUTURE IS ABSTRACT 

Curator Talk with local, national and global perspectives

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Guided Tour of ‘The Future is Abstract’ with the curator

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

ExhibitImg-HarlemNotesJORDAN CASTEEL: HARLEM NOTES 

Artist Talk with Jordan Casteel

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Guided Tour of ‘Jordan Casteel: Harlem Notes’ with the Artist

3:45 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.

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