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.
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.
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/
The exhibit features a selection of fine and decorative European arts from the museum's permanent collection.
A themed, illustrated exhibit about the the inaugural installation of the Heritage Gallery at Mint Museum Randolph.
Featuring works from mask-producing regions of Mexico where dance performances commonly accompany religious rituals and civic events.
Paint Craze Charlotte is a fun, creative new twist. It's a night out you won't forget! Perfect for those who want to try out their creativity and get their party on - all at the same time. Local artists guide and entertain you in completing a beautiful work of art while you mingle and enjoy refreshing drinks. Join us for an unforgettable Girls Night Out, date night, party, fundraiser, team building or just to try something new! No experience necessary! Register in advance with code CLT10 to save $10! $35https://paintcraze.com/events/NC
The exhibit spotlights a past exhibit, Ramesses The Great: The Pharaoh and His Time, which was the largest exhibition ever mounted by Mint Museum when it opened on October 1, 1988.
This installation is a comprehensive survey of Contemporary British Studio Ceramics in the U.S. It comprises functional and sculptural objects made between the 1980s and now.
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.