This exhibit focuses on the art of jewelry, featuring work from Harry Bertoia and Claire Falkenstein, as well as Bechtler Collection artists Alberto Giacometti, Alicia Penalba, Raffael Benazzi, and Niki de Saint Phalle.
Produced by Charlotte Magazine's pick for Best Comedian and local favorite Blayr Nias, the Almost Famous Comedy Show is a monthly competition for up and coming comics. Each show is closed by a nationally touring headliner that will have you rolling in the aisles. So come, laugh, vote, and help an aspiring comic win a professional Comedy Zone gig! Almost Famous Comedy Show: they may be almost famous but they're ABSOLUTELY funny!
The mid-nineteenth was a time for evolution, expansion and innovation for American ceramics. On view in this exhibit are works of art from the museum’s permanent collection, selected to illustrate the variety of American wares produced in the second and third quarters of the nineteenth century. The objects range from the unadorned to the ornamented and include examples from prominent manufacturers and craftsmen active during this time period.
Featuring Fleur and Charles Bresler's collection of American quilts. The quilts showcase a variety of visual impact, historical value, pictorial imagery and historical fabrics.
The solo show features artwork by Andy Braitman.
A collection of art forms showcasing the vast cultural, physical, historical and religious diversity that can be found across the African continent.
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Taste a variety of beers and enjoy the $3 draft specials. Free
Sunday July 26th sees the debut of Bluegrass Brunch at Rí Rá. Enjoy a southern style brunch and bloody mary bar while listening to a live bluegrass band! Choose between seating in our beautiful music room or outside in the sunshine of our upstairs patio. Walk ins are allowed, reservations are suggested. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or open table at http://www.opentable.com/ri-ra-irish-pub-charlottehttp://www.rira.com/charlotte/
This film festival features an assortment of award-winning and internationally acclaimed films throughout its week-long run. Check back for updates on locations https://www.facebook.com/CharlotteFilmFest/
In 2006, the Charlotte Film Festival was created to give established and emerging filmmakers a weekend festival to showcase their works for industry peers and avid enthusiasts of independent film. In 2014, the Charlotte Film Festival was enveloped by Charlotte Cinema Arts, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Charlotte Cinema Arts is dedicated to creating a hub for cinematic history, digital arts, industry professionals, educational outreach, and to encourage opportunities for people to engage with cinema beyond the multiplexes.
Features live exhibits of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians native to North Carolina. Get close to wildlife by walking among butterflies in a Butterfly Pavilion, observing live animals in both Creative Cavern and Insect Alley, hanging out in "Our Big Backyard" or exploring the Paw Paw Nature Trail.
Highlights a variety of treasures from the Charlotte Museum of History collection, as well as borrowed items. $6 for adults; $5 for students and seniors; $3 for children 6-12 years old; Free for children under 6 years old