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.
The exhibit presents Bechtler Museum of Modern Arts’ rich mid-20th century art collection alongside furniture, textile and ceramic holdings on loan from other institutions and private collectors. The show will emphasize process, examining how designers and artists tackled projects, and how the innovations in other disciplines from the sciences to the humanities influenced their direction.
The House That Modernism Built will present the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's rich mid-20th-century art collection alongside furniture, textile, and ceramic holdings on loan from various institutions including Eames Office, Herman Miller Archives, the Gregg Museum of Art & Design along with works from private collectors. $8 for adults, $6 museum membershttp://bechtler.org/Collection/House-that-modernism-built
BLT Steak Charlotte and Chef de Cuisine Ben Miles are excited to celebrate International Beer Month this August with an impressive menu featuring the best brews Charlotte has to offer! Ready to celebrate the delightfulness that is beer? For the month of August, the specialty blackboard menu is highlighted with dishes like the Heirloom Tomato and Fig Salad appetizer and 8 oz filet main course, paired perfectly with local brews from The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery and Birdsong Brewing. The three-course pre fix menu can be enjoyed for $60. $60 three-course mealhttp://bltsteakcharlotte.com
Carolina Creative Expressions Open Wednesday through Saturday 244 E. Black St, Rock Hill SC 29730 Paint and Sip- $25 Kids paint events--$20 Rental/Private parties-Please call for consultation- 803-389-7887 www.carolinacreativeexpressions.com $25/$20http://www.carolinacreativeexpressions.com
Join Charlotte's award winning, all star improv ensemble for a night of side splitting comedy based on our suggestions. Laugh your cares away with great food, drinks and giggles. Rated R, 21 and up, only 10! reservations at www.charlottecomedytheater.com $10http://www.charlottecomedytheater.com
Join the award winning, Chicago style improv ensemble of the Charlotte Comedy Theater for some late night shinnanigans as they create side splitting scenes based on your suggestions. Good things do happen after 10pm! Rated R,21 and up, $10 at door. Reservations at www.charlottecomedytheater.com. Come have fun! $10http://www.charlottecomedytheater.com
Charlotte Comedy Theater brought improv comedy from Chicago over 14 years ago and has been producing high energy, audience interactive improv shows to delight Charlotte ever since. Shows are rated R for adult content, 21 and up, and every show is as unique as the audience that attends. Come try something new, fun and inspiring this weekend! $10http://www.charlottecomedytheater.com
This event is jam-packed with jewelry and handbags, make-up tips and tricks, gourmet treats, runway fashion shows, cooking classes, speakers and celebrity guests. $6-$10
Every August at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery we celebrate and showcase the artists who take our weekly studio classes by having a month long exhibition. They create some stunning and affordable art. Join us August 5th and 6th from 5:00- 8:00 pm for our Opening Reception where you can purchase fine art from the Artists you will meet that night. Show on display from August 2nd – August 27th. Regular Gallery hours, Tues 10-4pm, Wed 10-9pm, Thurs and Fri 10-6pm, Sat 10-2pm. Closed Sun and Mon. Freehttp://www.charlottefineart.com/
Oscar “Buddy” Folk : Expressionism “Sacred Geometry Collection”- On display August 23- September 30, 2016. Opening Reception Saturday, September 10, 5-8:00 Late Native Charlottean: 08/12/1927 - 01/10/2013 Inspired by Commercial Design, European travels, and New York City’s East Village in the early 80’s, Oscar Folk’s expressionism has been seen in such locations as the South Carolina Arts Commission, South Carolina National Bank, Carolina First Bank, Bank of America, the Wyche Law Firm, Narramore Associates, Pelham associates, the Charlotte Arts and Science Council, and numerous private collections. Most of his work favors the abstract and symbolic over the representational, taking shapes Freehttp://www.charlottefineart.com/special_exhibitions_high_profile