Paint, Drink and Have Fun at Paint Craze Charlotte! Local artists will entertain and guide you to create a featured masterpiece while you sip on your favorite cocktails from the Paint Craze Art Bar! Beginners encouraged! All art supplies provided and you go home with your finished painting on canvas! Limited seats - Check out the calendar and register in advance online! 35.00http://www.paintcraze.com/events/NC
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.
The Dirty Hippie's signature weekly event! Paint Craze is a live art and music experience. New musicians every week. Create your own painting while listening to local performers! Cheap drink specials! $10 cover includes canvas and paint. Unleash your creative BEAST! Finding us: The Dirty Hippie is located at 5028 South Boulevard (in the tan building next to Pep Boys and across the street from Panda Express). $10 admission includes canvas and painthttp://www.facebook.com/TheDirtyHippieCharlotte
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.
Event Description Join us for a fun evening of fingerpainting at the City Art Room. 1 Rule: No Brushes Allowed. All art supplies will be provided including unlimited 14"x 17" paper, aprons, and gloves (for people who don't want to use bare hands). You are encouraged to bring you own spirituous beverages, soft drinks, and foods. Participants will be seated on the floor. Please bring a pillow or seat cushion for more comfort. No Tickets will be available at the door. Tickets are limited so get your tickets soon! Tickets are refundable 24 hours or more of event. 15
Open to the public, uninstructed figure drawing sessions are held at The North Carolina Academy of Art every Wednesday from 7-9pm. $10.00http://www.ncacademyofart.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
The exhibit features 26 wood works by three artists, including Frank E. Cummings III, John Mascoll and Avelino Samuel.
Just think about that little cafe where you got your coffee this morning... the warm light, the thick smell of coffee in the air... it would make a great painting wouldn't it? This workshop focuses on giving you the tools to make that painting a possibility. Diehl will start out in a little Charlotte cafe gathering materials and information needed. Then we'll bring it all back to the studio to work on compiling all of the different pieces into a painting. Early Bird Registration, Thru August 23: $375. Standard: $390http://www.charlottefineart.com/
The exhibit features a selection of fine and decorative European arts from the museum's permanent collection.
Friday, September 9th kick-off party, from 6PM-9PM: wine tasting and meet the artists. Great wines sponsored by Trinchero. Have the opportunity to get up and close to Charlotte's best and most talented artist while enjoying great live art and music. $29.99/10 wine samples Saturday Spetember 10th, from 1PM-8PM: Artists will set up booths displaying and selling artwork, additionally over 40 wine vineyards will be present allowing for wine tasting and enjoying local live music. Throughout the day guests will also have the opportunity to experience many different and unique wine seminars that are held all throughout the EpiCentre. $30
Come join Magnolia Emporium every 1st Friday of the month, and support local artists! Buy Art! varies
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.
May 17 – September 5, 2016 M.F.A Works in Progress Lewandowski Student Gallery Winthrop University Free Admission Galleries are OPEN: Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM Galleries will be CLOSED: May 30, 2016 Galleries will be CLOSED: July 4–August 12, 2016 Free Admissionhttp://www.winthrop.edu/galleries