Make sure you stop by to Charlotte Art League on December 11th for the Starving Artist Market from 12-4pm. There will be 20 local vendors that will be pulling out all the stops to give you a 4 hour, one stop shopping experience to help you with your last minute holiday gift planning. Skip the lines and come view our VERY talented group of local artisans. There will be put supplies, pottery, soaps, jewelry, paintings, prints, fiber arts, wood workings, jemstones, candles, glass art, swarovski crystals, even a CHOCOLATIER, and MUCH MUCH MORE!! Freehttps://www.facebook.com/events/1797328240555447/
Very Affordable yet Educational Youth Art Lessons! Every Sunday students will explore a new technique and learn how to professionally use medium (paint, oil pastels, etc). All art supplies are provided. 7
Beyond The Arts provides top notch art education to Charlotte's youth at affordable rates! Each lesson is different and students learn art history, technique, terms, and more! Visit us on Facebook to stay up to date with lessons and locations! 7
All works available for purchase. Exhibit is free and all ages. Gallery hours: Tues 10-4, Wed 10-9, Thur & Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2, closed Sun-Mon. Closed December 21- January 2 “Small Works for Gift Giving” on Display now through December 20. For the discerning friend or family member on your gift list, we have small paintings, knit and silk scarves, vases, sculpture, intricate wood boxes and flowers, raku pottery, and so much more. All works handcrafted by artisans from around the country and several local artists. We will be offering free gift wrapping. Free
This is the second solo exhibition featuring works by Argentinian artist Leandro Manzo at LaCa Projects. A figurative expressionist whose work spans over 30 years, Manzo uses thick brushstrokes and vibrant color to create striking landscape paintings. His new body of work will also feature portraits and black and white images. Opening reception on Nov. 18, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Free admission
Fun and learning go hand in hand at this exhibit for young visitors. The stimulating atmosphere relates to science and math. Children will learn by touching and testing different environments and activities, including water tables, wind tunnels, blocks, gears and air tubes. Admission to the museum is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and $9 for children; Free admission to children under 2 years old
A permanent gallery devoted to the work of Romare Bearden (1911-1988), who was born in Charlotte. Bearden is best known for his groundbreaking use of collage and vibrant portrayals of American life, depicting subjects that range from contemporary urban scenes to nostalgic recollections of the rural South.
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.
A collection of art forms showcasing the vast cultural, physical, historical and religious diversity that can be found across the African continent.
The exhibit features examples of European ceramics and other works from the museum's permanent collection, which were inspired by classical antiquities.
Selections from the museum’s recent exhibition, A Thriving Tradition: 75 Years of Collecting North Carolina Pottery, are supplemented by more highlights from the museum’s permanent collection.
Nov. 11, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Free admission
The exhibit features 26 wood works by three artists, including Frank E. Cummings III, John Mascoll and Avelino Samuel.
This exhibition features Maya traditional clothing, including fashions of the Kaqchikel, Ixil, K’iche’, Mam, Tz’utujil, Chuj, Awakatek, Jakaltek and Poqomchi’ from Guatemala, and Tzotzil and Tzeltal from Chiapas, Mexico.
John Huneycutt – “Silver Wings Wet Plate Portraits” Photography by 2015's Best of Show Winner at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery. Gallery Exhibit on Display November 15-December 16, 2016, Opening Reception Saturday November 19, 5-8pm. Meet the Artist! Gallery hours: Tues 10-4, Wed 10-9, Thur & Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2, closed Sun-Mon. Freehttp://www.charlottefineart.com/